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Chichester Marina, Chichester, West Sussex, United Kingdom

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General - Chichester Marina lies in Chichester Harbour, a vast natural harbour on the south coast of England. 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.

Contact ;
Tel -
Fax -
VHF Ch - 80
Call sign -

Position - 50º 48' N 000º 49' W

Charts, Pilots & Cruising Guides - See the following link for UK Charts

Tides -

Reference port -
Mean time differences - HW: minutes ± ; LW: minutes ±
Heights in metres -

Depths at MLW - 0.3m.

Protection/Shelter - OK

Approach and Entrance - Chichester Marina is situated in the north east corner of Chichester Harbour. The access channel is marked by six starboard hand beacons with a green cone topmark (numbered one to six). The channel is not accessible at all states of tide. Two tide gauges (one in the lock and one on pile number six) indicate the depth of water in the channel, and a red flashing light, situated on the roof of the lock control, indicates when the depth has dropped to less than one metre.

Berths & Moorings - 1100 berths. It is not known if reservations can be made.

Maximum length - 20m.

Water - On the pontoons.

Electric -
On the pontoons.

Fuel - Petrol & Diesel.

Weather forecast - Not known.

Security - 24 hours.

Internet Access - Wi-Fi coverage/Not known.

Other Marina Facilities, Services & Supplies - Toilets. Showers. Laundry. Pump Out.

Boatyard Facilities & Services - Outside contractors may used. Slipway. Winter Storage. Travel Hoist. Sailmakers.

Shopping and Provisions - Most provisions can be obtained in Birdham and Chichester.

Bank or ATM - Not known.

Chandlers or Ships' Store - On site.

Butane/Camping Gaz//Propane - Not known.

Ice - Not known.

Eating Out - There is a restaurant at the marina. Other restaurants close to the marina

Transport -
Bikes - Hire available from Chichester
Local Bus Service -
Intercity Bus Service - From Chichester and Havant bus stations.
Taxis -
Car Rental - From Chichester and Havant.
Train Service - From Chichester, Emsworth and Havant.
Water Taxi - From Itchenor and Emsworth (seasonal).
Ferry Service -
Airport(s) - Southampton and Gatwick

Local Area -
Sporting & Recreational Facilities -

Sightseeing - Chichester Harbour is a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. It is a popular place for walkers, bird watchers and artists. Nearby is Fishbourne Roman Palace, the walled city of Chichester and the South Downs with Goodwood race course.

Museums and Cultural Attractions - Emsworth Maritime Museum, Chichester Museum, Havant Museum

Conservation Projects - The harbour and surrounding land are a protected landscape. The Conservancy works to enhance and protect the area's natural beauty while helping visitors to learn about and value this special place. The harbour is nationally and internationally important for a number of bird species.

Special Events - ADD Chichester Harbour Federation Week - dinghy racing from Hayling Island Sailing Club. 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 -

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