The Portsmouth area is well served by marinas and boating facilities for both local and visiting sailors, at both Portsmouth Harbour and Langstone Harbour.
GUNWHARF QUAYS MARINA
Gunwharf Quays has a small number of moorings available at its prime position just south of the Portsmouth Harbour Station railway jetty,
you can't really miss it, at the base of the Spinnaker Tower.
Toilets, showers and washing facilities are available.
For information contact:
Centre Management Suite, Gunwharf Quays
Tel: 02392 836710
Located close to the mouth of Portsmouth harbour on the Gosport side. The marina has berths for up to 620 boats with all the usual facilities such as showers and toilets. The approach to the marina is clearly marked by the green converted light vessel Mary Mouse II, this has been converted and serves as the marinas hub, housing a bistro, bar, meeting rooms, laundry and washroom facilities.
Address: Haslar Road, Gosport, PO12 1NU
Tel: 02392 601201
PORT SOLENT MARINA
Located at the top of Portsmouth Harbour, it houses a large number of berths and is in the centre of the Port Solent development,
which boasts extensive shopping, marina side housing, David Lloyd Health Club, multiplex cinema and a large range of bars and restaurants.
Contact the marina on VHF channel 80, or call 02392 210765 or use the phones located on each bridgehead.
Port Solent Marina
Address: South Lockside, Port Solent, Portsmouth, Hampshire. PO6 4TJ
Tel: 02392 210765, VHF: 80
Located close to the mouth of Langstone Harbour,
entrance to the marina is through an automatic cill gate between HW-3hrs and HW+3hrs.
The marina is approached along a dredged channel extending from close north of the Eastney ferry
pontoon through Eastney Lake to the reception pontoon.
Vessels drawing over 1.2 metres should exercise special care when navigating the marina channel at low water.
For harbour dues and other information contact Southsea Marina on Tel: 02392 822719
The former Vosper Thorneycroft shipyard at Portchester, Trafalgar Wharf, is a 22 acre marina now home to more than 20 businesses and hundreds of boat owners. The Drystack, located at Trafalgar Wharf, is a huge undercover facility where motorboats and RIBS are stacked on a specialised framework. Boats can be lifted and launched in a matter of minutes for owners. It saves time, maintenance costs and helps keep boats in top condition.
WICORMARINE YACHT HAVEN
Wicormarine Yacht Haven is a convenient, cost effective, traditional style marina, located at the top of Portsmouth harbour.
The marina has deepwater pontoon moorings allowing access at any state of tide and boasts excellent boat storage and onshore facilities,
the pontoons are suitable for yachts with LOA up to 45 feet (13.7m) with a draft up to 7 feet (2.13m).
Address: Cranleigh Road, Portchester, Fareham, Hampshire, PO16 9DR
Telephone: 01329 237112