East Cowes Marina, Cowes, Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
General - East Cowes Marina is located on the northern shore of the Isle of Wight in the English Channel. The facility offers berths and boat yard.
Open - All year round.
Hours - Not known.
Arrival out of hours - Not known.
Formalities - Not known.
VHF Ch - 80
Call sign -
Position - 50º 45.1' N 001º 17.3' 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 - 3m.
Protection/Shelter - OK
Approach and Entrance - The facility can be entered in all states of tide.
Berths & Moorings - 385 berths. It is not known if reservations can be made.
Maximum length - 30m.
Water - On the pontoons.
Electric - On the pontoons.
Fuel - No.
Weather forecast - Not known.
Security - 24 hours.
Internet Access - Wi-Fi coverage.
Other Marina Facilities, Services & Supplies - Toilets. Showers. Laundry.
Boatyard Facilities & Services - Hoist or Crane. Sailmakers. Engine Repairs. Slipway.
Shopping and Provisions - Most provisions can be obtained in Cowes
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 Cowes.
Local Bus Service -
Intercity Bus Service -
Car Rental -
Train Service -
Water Taxi -
Ferry Service - To the Lymington and Southampton.
Local Area -
Sporting & Recreational Facilities -
Sightseeing - Several parts of the island are designated as Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, including stretches of the coast, the valley of the River Yar, the downland behind Ventnor, and the chalk ridge from Newport to Culver Cliff.
Museums and Cultural Attractions -
Conservation Projects - There is a nature reserve at Newtown Estuary that is home to waders and other wildfowl.
Special Events - Cowes Week Regatta, yacht racing on the Solent in August. Round the Island Race. Southampton International Boat Show in early September.
Children's Stuff -
Other - There are several good beaches on the island.
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