Birdham Pool Waterside & Marina
Birdham Pool Waterside & Marina is an idyllic boating location, combining an area of outstanding natural beauty, within the protection of Chichester Harbour, with excellent marina facilities. Safe and secure berthing for 249 boats in a wonderful setting makes Birdham Pool a great home berth, seasonal or visitor destination. When berthing your boat at Birdham Pool you can choose from a mix of pontoon berths for larger boats of up to 16 metres as well as pile berths and bow or stern to berths. Only six miles from the entrance to Chichester Harbour, Birdham has first class marina facilities, a fully equipped boatyard and offers winter storage ashore as well as afloat. This yacht harbour is a member of TransEurope Marinas.
Birdham Pool Waterside & Marina, Birdham, Chichester, West Sussex PO20 7BG
+44 (0)1243 512310
Buckler’s Hard Yacht Harbour
Experience tranquillity and natural beauty on the Beaulieu River - where the New Forest meets the Solent. One of the few privately owned estuaries in the world, Buckler's Hard Yacht Harbour is an unspoilt haven, rich in history and wildlife. An ideal base for exploring the Solent, the river is on the doorstep of the New Forest National Park. Safe, traditional and friendly, with a 5 Gold Anchor award from TYHA, Buckler’s Hard Yacht Harbour offers full marina services, including washroom and laundry facilities, boatyard, chandlery and free WiFi. The river offers 211 marina berths and over 300 moorings. Visitors are welcome and pre-booked rally discounts are available, while permanent berth holders can take advantage of a range of benefits. Our friendly team look forward to welcoming you. This yacht harbour is a member of TransEurope Marinas.
Beaulieu, Hampshire SO42 7XB
+44 (0)1590 616200
Clare Lallow’s was established in 1867 and has an unrivalled tradition of boat building, restoration, wood working and service. The company combines traditional techniques and craftsmanship with modern materials and technology to provide a wide range of services on all types of boats. In addition to being specialists in the restoration of classic wooden boats such as Ted Heath’s Morning Cloud (now ‘Opposition’) and a sister ship, Easy Glider, we have the facilities and craftsmen available for all types of GRP and gel- peeling work. With our dedicated painting, rigging, fabricating and engineering departments, we can offer a complete service to yachtsmen. We offer a very competitive scrubbing service. We can haul out and store vessels on our own sites and we can use our cherry -picker for mast work. Our fuel berth is open seven days a week and we offer a round the clock repair service during major sailing events.
3 Medina Road, Cowes, Isle Of Wight PO31 7BU
+44 (0)1983 292112
Cowes Boatyard Ltd
Cowes Boatyard, based at Medina Yard on the Medina River, offers high-quality storage, maintenance and repair services to discerning boat and yacht owners. Equipped with a 60 tonne boat hoist, extensive outdoor and indoor storage areas, plus a wide-range of highly experienced marine maintenance services, Cowes Boatyard is available all year round. From an excellent value lift out, pressure wash, shoring off & launch package, to quick component manufacture on-site, the time-served boatbuilders and outfitters at Cowes Boatyard stand ready to be of service.
Pelham Road , Cowes, Isle of Wight PO31 7PG
+44 (0)1983 203872
Cowes Yacht Haven Ltd
Cowes Yacht Haven is a world-class marina located in the heart of Cowes, giving visitors instant access to a high street full of pubs, restaurants and shops. The marina is accessible at all states of the tide and has 260 fully serviced berths, max LOA 50m. There is a 50 ton hoist, 25 ton boat mover and in December 2020 CYH upgraded to a 22 ton, 28m reach mobile crane , WiFi, winter berthing, dry sailing, on-site engineers, electricians and boat repairers, laundry, showers and toilets. Cowes Yacht Haven Events Centre is an ideal location that hosts a wide range of events, with room to seat up to 400 guests and 3000sq/m of outdoor exhibition space. Call VHF 80 ‘Cowes Yacht Haven’ for berthing instructions. Cowes Yacht Haven is a member of Transeurope Marinas www.transeuropemarinas.com
Vectis Yard, High Street, Cowes, Isle of Wight PO31 7BD
+44 (0)1983 299975
Deacons Marina & Yard is conveniently located just minutes from the M27 and enjoys a pretty river outlook. Staffed by a friendly and welcoming team, the marina is full service, with all new walk ashore pontoons, power and water. Deacons has good washrooms with underfloor heating , free car parking and WiFi and a range of services on site including a fantastic Bistro, comprehensive chandlery and brokerage. The Yard provides 150 spaces ashore for boats up to 48 feet, and the team can handle any task from paint and polish to keel removal, Coppercoat to a rudder rebuild. Onsite there are specialist riggers and covers and sail repairers (we have Dolphin Sails and Quay Canvas). Limited visitor spaces, so please call ahead to book.
Bridge Road, Bursledon , Southampton SO31 8AZ
+44 (0)2380 402253
East Cowes Marina
East Cowes Marina is situated in a sheltered location on the eastern bank of the Medina River, just upstream of the Chain Ferry linking Cowes with East Cowes. VHF 80 Call Sign ‘East Cowes Marina’. The marina provides 240 annual berths and over 140 visitors’ berths. Visitor berths can be booked in advance, and are all ‘walk-ashore’ with free electricity and fresh water. Shore side facilities include high quality washrooms and showers, a laundry room, car parking, and yacht stores. Free WiFi and internet stations are available in the marina reception. Next to the marina office the ever popular ‘Lifeboat’ pub with its sunny decking area overlooking the river, serves quality food all day, every day. The marina is a great base for all the Isle of Wight’s major events, including the Round the Island Race, Cowes Week, and the music festivals. East Cowes town has a Waitrose and Co-op, a post office, cash machine, restaurants, cafes and takeaways. There are lovely Medina river walks, and Osborne House and the Classic Boat Museum are just a few minutes stroll away. Cowes is easily accessible by Chain Ferry or the friendly and efficient Water Taxi service operating from the marina. The marina welcomes rallies and a marquee and BBQ area are available for hire.
Britannia Way, East Cowes, Isle Of Wight PO32 6UB
+44 (0)1983 293983
Haslar Marina is a modern purpose-built marina in Portsmouth Harbour just minutes from the waters of the Solent. Located in Haslar Creek, Gosport, the marina offers sheltered berthing with no tidal restrictions. The marina has up to 120 dedicated visitors’ berths, catering for vessels up to 60m LOA. All berths are fully serviced with water, electricity, and Wi-Fi. Facilities include showers and washrooms, two laundries, bars and restaurants, 24-hour security, and car parking. Motorboat yard, Sealift3 and Boat Care repair and engineering services available on-site. The Lightship has been refitted to become a destination bar with seafood specialities and great views. Lightship has increased it's capacity with an additional floating events area The onshore restaurant is now open from breakfast to late. New Waterside Restaurant opening around mid-July 2022. Call Sign ‘Haslar Marina’ on VHF 80.
Haslar Road, Gosport PO12 1NU
+44 (0)2392 601201
Island Harbour Marina
Island Harbour Marina is one of the Solent's best-kept secrets. Conveniently situated in the River Medina, two miles south of Cowes, it's one of the most picturesque riverside locations. This peaceful marina offers berths for annual moorings and visiting yachts, all of them walk-ashore finger berths. There are many other amenities including a chandlery, boat builders with a repair workshop, 50 ton hoist and slip crane, large hardstanding, showers and a laundry room. There is also free car parking and free Wi-Fi throughout the site. We also pride ourselves on the friendly personal service that we provide, making sure that all of your stays will be pleasant and relaxing. Set within this tranquil setting is 'The Breeze Restaurant & Bar'. The Breeze is open daily and offers a quality breakfast, lunch and dinner menu, all at affordable prices. Being central, Island Harbour is also the perfect marina from which to explore the Island, with regular buses, water taxis to Cowes; and other local transport. New for 2015, there is also a brand new riverside walkway / cycle track into the County Town of Newport.
Mill Lane, Newport, Isle of Wight PO30 2LA
+44 (0)1983 539994
We lift boats… our Roodberg 50T boat hoist and dockside crane enable us to lift out a wide variety boats. We look after boats… We can wash, antifoul and polish your boat, plus we have great contacts for lots of other boat maintenance requirements. We have a great marina… 44 alongside deep-water marina berths, with wavescreen protection & fully serviced with water and electricity, we can accommodate boats up to 15m. We have deepwater swinging moorings… 99 sheltered, well maintained swinging moorings with water taxi service and onshore facilities. We sell boats… we have been the U.K. distributor for Boston Whaler for over thirty years. We serve great food… and wine….and beer…… and coffee in our stunning waterfront restaurant & bar.
Dorest Lake Shipyard, Lake Drive, Hamworthy, Poole, DORSET BH15 4DT
+44 (0)1202 674531
Lymington Harbour Commissioners
Lymington River and its approaches offer a safe haven for yachtsmen. We have a beautiful river and harbour area with the historic market town just a short walk from the river, full of interesting shops, boutiques, pubs, cafes, restaurants and accommodation. The Saturday market, dating back to the 13th century, is held on the High Street and is popular throughout the year. The New Forest National Park, with its beautiful ancient woodlands and heathlands, is practically on our doorstep, and offers miles of unspoiled walking trails and cycle ways to explore. The new Town Quay pontoon has 46 walk ashore berths all with power, water and WiFi as well as 4 deep water fore and aft moorings identified by yellow buoys . Our Harbour Master pontoon offers 6 bookable walk ashore berths for RIBs and small boats and the Dan Bran pontoon is ideal for rallies of up to 50 (10m) boats. We pride ourselves on offering a friendly and professional service to all and look forward to welcoming you to Lymington.
Harbour Office, Bath Road SO41 3SE
+44 (0)1590 672014
Poole Quay Boat Haven
Poole Quay Boat Haven can accommodate vessels of up to 60 metres. We recommend that visitors book in advance in order to guarantee a berth. As well as being perfectly positioned on the quayside with a stunning view of Brownsea Island, the lively cafés, bars and restaurants are close by. The only difficult choice you have to make is where to watch the sun go down! The main summer season at the Boat Haven runs from 1st April until the end of October, and winter berthing packages are available.
Poole Town Quay, Poole, Dorset BH15 1HJ
+44 (0)1202 649488
Quay Lane Boat Yard
Quay Lane Boatyard is situated in a beautiful site of special scientific interest in historic Portsmouth Harbour. We offer drying pontoons; deep water, tidal and semi-tidal swing moorings; along with storage ashore for boats up to 8 tons.
Quay Lane, Hardway, Gosport PO12 4LJ
+44 (0)2392 524214
Royal Clarence Waterside & Marina
Royal Clarence Waterside & Marina lies within a deep water basin fronting the Royal Navy’s former victualling yard, tucked inside Portsmouth Harbour. It’s less than 10 minutes from the entrance to Portsmouth Harbour and close to Gosport town Centre. The marina provides fully serviced pontoon berths ranging in length from 8 to 18m. There is also over 150 metres of alongside berthing available. The marina enjoys one of the deepest water basins in southern England with the capacity to take vessels up to 4 m draft. Royal Clarence has 150 fully serviced berths in an extremely sheltered position inside the harbour. The marina benefits from contemporary toilets, showers, laundry and visitors lounge, right next to the pontoons. This yacht harbour is a member of TransEurope Marinas.
Royal Clarence Waterside & Marina, Weevil Lane, Gosport PO12 1AX
+44 (0)2392 523523
Southampton Dry Stack
Bill Knight has many years experience in the Marina Business running high profile Marinas in the Solent area. His belief has always been that boating should be painless for people who want to enjoy their leisure time. He Prides himself with offering the highest possible customer service and therefore customers who use the Southampton Dry Stack facility will not be disappointed. Dry Stacking of boats has been very popular in the USA for many years and customers have seen the many benefits of using this system instead of the standard wet Marina berth. Southampton Dry Stack is the largest facility in the UK to offer both an undercover and open Dry Stack option.
Drivers Wharf, 146 Millbank Street, Southampton, Hampshire SO14 5QN
+44 (0)2380 238084
Town Quay Marina
Town Quay Marina delivers unrivalled city-centre berthing, whether you are staying for one night or for the year. Our stunning marina facilities and welcoming team offer a top-class experience, whatever the weather. Located on the eastern shores of Southampton Water, Town Quay offers unrivalled views of Southampton’s busy maritime activity and direct access to the world-famous cruising and racing waters of the Solent. Town Quay Marina is the perfect base to explore the South Coast. Historic Portsmouth, the Isle of Wight, Beaulieu River and Poole Harbour are within easy cruising distance and for those wishing to venture further afield, Cherbourg, the Channel Islands and the Brittany coastline are less than a day away. Town Quay Marina is one of four marinas owned and operated by Associated British Ports; the others being at Ipswich, Lowestoft and Fleetwood. In the heart of Southampton, Town Quay is walking distance from the City’s cultural quarter, West Quay Shopping Centre and a variety of restaurants, bars and theatres making the marina a vibrant place to stay all year round. Town Quay is well served by transport links to the Isle of Wight, the New Forest and London and lies next door to the Southampton International Boat Show. The marina is the perfect place to capture the atmosphere of the summer’s yachting events. The marina is accessible at all states of the tide and the marina reception is open 7am – 7pm, every day. With experienced staff on hand for friendly advice and information, there is always someone available to help. This yacht harbour is a member of TransEurope Marinas.
Management Office, Town Quay, Southampton, Hampshire SO14 2AQ
+44 (0)2380 234397 / +44 (0)7764 293588
Victoria Quay is a Marine Services Hub located within Royal Clarence Yard in Gosport under development by UK Docks Marine Services who are a family owned business specialising in marine services and infrastructure for ships and boats across the UK. The 6 acre unique waterfront location in Portsmouth Harbour offers facilities including 150m of deep water servicing pontoons, 3.5 acres of hardstanding for boat storage ashore, workshops and offices currently housing 10 marine industry based businesses from riggers to painters, mechanics and electricians, covered space for marine equipment storage, as well as a 75T Travel hoist, 50T boat mover, 40T Mobile Crane, 4T Forklift and a Tow Boat. Victoria Quay has been operational for 18 months and has already become a vibrant facility providing a turnkey solution for boat maintenance and repairs and has recently completed the construction of a brand new hoist dock enhancing the lifting and launching operations.
UK Docks Royal Clarence Yard Ltd, Weevil Lane, Gosport PO12 1AX
+44 (0)2392 586951
Yarmouth Harbour lies on the Isle of Wight’s northwest coastline and acts as a gateway to West Wight’s Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Strategically located at the entrance to the western Solent and providing walk-ashore access to Yarmouth town, it’s a destination that appeals to vessels based throughout the UK central south coast region and beyond. Yarmouth’s pretty harbour is very popular with visiting seafarers yet remains somewhat a hidden gem of the Solent. Visiting vessels are welcomed throughout the year. Over 150 visitor berths are available daily and allocated on arrival by our friendly Berthing Masters. A limited number of berths can be booked in advance. Unique to Yarmouth is the on-water berthing assistance to help take the stress out of mooring up so you can spend more time enjoying all the wonderful things to do and places to go in West Wight.
The Quay, Yarmouth, Isle of Wight PO41 0NT
+44 (0)1983 760321 / VHF Ch68
Cowes Harbour Shepards Marina
Cowes Harbour Shepards Marina is one of the harbour’s main marina facilities offering a full range of services and amenities suitable for yacht racing events, rallies, and catering also to the cruising sailor and powerboater. The family-friendly marina has capacity for 130 visiting boats, 40 resident berth holders, and specialises in providing dry sailing packages for day class yachts, RIBs, motorboats and trailered keelboats. The Sugar Store Events Centre at the marina benefits from a prime waterfront location. The venue offers contemporary facilities for up to 400 people, with a bar and stage, and regatta/media facilities. Marina services include boat lifting to 6 tonnes, dry sailing, annual moorings, visitor berthing, winter berths and storage, free Wi-Fi, electricity and water, inclusive showers, a free pump out and waste facilities, sitewide CCTV, a restaurant, sail maker, and sailing school. Berths can be booked in advance; at peak times in season rafting up may be necessary. Rallies, clubs and regattas (of six boats and over) are offered discounts on the standard visitor rates. Sailing schools receive discounted berthing Sunday to Thursday. Discounts are not applicable during major events. Ask at the marina office for more details.
Medina Road, Cowes, Isle of Wight PO31 7HT
+44 (0)1983 297821
River Medina, Isle of Wight
+44 (0)7884 400046