Plas Heli

The Welsh National Sailing Academy and Events Centre

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BINGOThe Welsh National Sailing Academy and Event Centre has been funded by the European Regional Development Fund through the Welsh Government and Gwynedd Council and comprises:

  • The Academy building (details below) 
  • Camping Areas with hook-ups
  • Camping Area for Tents
  • Pontoon Berths for all types of boats
  • The events, training and visitor pontoons
  • Large secure compound or space for outdoor events
  • Easy access to the safe beach launching area  
  • The old Club building Letting/Teaching rooms
  • Car parking areas
  • The Outdoor Group equipment hub and dinghy storage compound
  • Commercial Scale Washing Machine 


The Centre is well equipped with marquees and all the kit required to run major international sailing championships which include our fleet of safety and mark laying RIBs, committee boats and all of the marks sufficient for multiple racecourses.

Drone02Hall2The award-winning building includes the following:

Ground Floor:

    • Reception
    • Main Hall
    • Training rooms (3)
    • Changing rooms
    • Kitchen

Drone03Building3First Floor:

    • large balconies with spectacular views
    • restaurant
    • bar
    • café
    • Pwllheli Sailing Club

CelebrationDrinkThe first floor is accessed by stairs, lift and external stairs and grassy ramps which also act as seating areas for external events.   Balcony

There is a further large balcony on the second floor which is available for outdoor private functions.

Drone03Building3Detailed plans of the rooms on each floor are also available here.

Things we can provide to Improve your Event:


Quick Links to Plas Heli - Facilities

| Pontoons - Berths at Plas Heli | Camping at Plas Heli | Room Hire at Plas Heli | Other Facilities | Bar and Catering |

Plas Heli Cyf is a Community Enterprise, Not for Profit Distribution Company

Contact Information

At Phone Sign Meaning Contact Web And MobilePlas Heli Cyf. Glan y Don, Pwllheli, Gwynedd LL53 5YT

Catering and Bar:        01758 614 442
(only catering enquiries to this telephone number please)

Please note the office is not manned and your enquiries would be attended to more efficiently if you send an e-mail to the appropriate department - please use the appropriate link from the 'contact us' here

Company Registration No. 08082514
VAT No. GB 164061430