Swanwick Marina, Southampton, Hampshire, United Kingdom
General - Swanwick Marina is located on the River Hamble on the coast of Hampshire in southern England. It is owned by the Moody Group. The facility offers berths, boat yard and a storage operation.
Open - All year round.
Hours - Not known.
Arrival out of hours - Not known.
Formalities - Not known.
VHF Ch - 80
Call sign -
Position - 50º 52.5' N 001º 17.6' W
Charts, Pilots & Cruising Guides - See the following link for Solent Charts
Reference port -
Mean time differences - HW: minutes ± ; LW: minutes ±
Heights in metres -
Depths at MLW - 1.5m.
Protection/Shelter - OK
Approach and Entrance - Not known.
Berths & Moorings - 350 berths. Boats up to 65' are accommodated on the finger pontoons, there are a few additional berths for boats up to 120'. It is not known if reservations can be made.
Maximum length - 40m.
Water - On the pontoons.
Electric - On the pontoons. 16 amp.
Fuel - Petrol & Diesel.
Weather forecast - Not known.
Security - Not known.
Internet Access - Wi-Fi coverage.
Other Marina Facilities, Services & Supplies - Surveyor. Sailing School. Toilets. Showers. Laundry. Pump Out.
Boatyard Facilities & Services - Boat Valeting. Sailmaker. Storage facilities ashore for 300 vessels.
Shopping and Provisions - Most provisions can be obtained in Southampton.
Bank or ATM - Not known.
Chandlers or Ships' Store - On site.
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Butane/Camping Gaz//Propane - Not known.
Ice - Not known.
Eating Out - There are restaurants, cafes and pubs serving food in Southampton.
Local Bus Service -
Intercity Bus Service - From Southampton connecting to a nationwide network.
Car Rental -
Train Service - From Southampton connecting to a nationwide network.
Water Taxi -
Ferry Service - To the Isle of Wight, Channel Islands and France
Local Area -
Sporting & Recreational Facilities -
Sightseeing - The New Forest, once a royal hunting ground and now a national park. There is a wide range of flora and fauna. Wild deer still roam, as do the New Forest ponies, which are descended from an indigenous wild breed. Chichester Harbour is an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty comprising eleven square miles of water and eleven square miles of land.
Museums and Cultural Attractions - There are impressive cathedrals at both Winchester and Salisbury.
Conservation Projects -
Special Events - Cowes Week Regatta, yacht racing on the Solent in August. Southampton International Boat Show in early September.
Children's Stuff -
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