Solway Lass provides guests with the opportunity to experience sailing as it was 100 years ago with the 10 sails and 5500 square feet of sail area. Guests are welcome to assist the crew hoist the sails and sail the ship, or otherwise just relax on the huge decks and take in the views the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park provides.
Built in Holland 1902, Solway Lass is rich in history and has lived through both World Wars, been used for coal carting and carried cargo until she was restored in 1984. It was then used as a floating Restaurant in Sydney Harbour, until it was sailed to the Whitsundays in the early 1990's.
In early 1999 Solway Lass was remodelled for overnight 3 day and 3 night sailing holidays in the Whitsundays. Solway Lass is fully air-conditioned and has 11 cabins for 32 guests. These cabins are private double/twin and share and feature teak and cedar feature walls along with Jarrah timber trims.
Solway Lass is air conditioned and has 11 cabins for 32 guests. These cabins are private double/twin or share and feature teak and cedar feature walls along with Jarrah timber trims. Other features include the onboard bar serving icy-cold drinks, and the outdoor dining area.
Stopping at all the best destinations, this trip includes all snorkelling gear and tuition, 3 meals daily, courtesy transfers and bed linen. Diving is also offered as an optional extra.
7.30pm - Tuesday & Saturday
4.30 pm Friday & Tuesday
Includes: All meals, accommodation, bed linen, snorkelling equipment and local fees and charges.
3 DAY/ 3 NIGHT COST
Quad Share Cabin: $589 per person
Private Double / Twin Cabin:$619 per person
Private Double Cabin with Ensuite: $779 per person
6 DAY/ 6 NIGHT COST
Quad Share Cabin: $989 per person
Private Double/ Twin Cabin: $1039 per person
Private Double Cabin with Ensuite: $1279 per person