Town Quay Marina is one of four marinas owned and operated by Associated British Ports; the others being at Ipswich, Lowestoft and Fleetwood.

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 a field, Cherbourg, the Channel Islands and the Brittany coastline are less than a day away.

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 from 7am to 7pm, every day. With experienced staff on hand for friendly advice and information, there is always someone available to help.

Fresh Water Electricity Fuel Wifi Toilets 24 Hour Access Showers Laundrette Rigging Specialist Boat Lift

Berths include free parking and discounts at Drivers Boatyard and Red Funnel Ferry travel.


Visitor prices*

  • £3.60 per metre
  • Short stay up to 13m – £10.00
  • Short stay over 13m – £12.00
  • Drop off/pick up £2.00 donation to marina charity of the year

*Prices may vary during event periods