Washrooms and Showers
Town Quay - Facilities are available adjacent to the visitor pontoon and are open all year round. use is subject to compliance with our Covid precautions set out below.
Access to the individual cubicles is via a short communal lobby and we ask that customers wear a facemask when passing through this area to access the shower cubicles or sinks. A hand sanitiser station is provided for your use.
An enhanced cleaning regime is in place. During cleaning periods, the washrooms will be closed and we ask for your patience while cleaning is taking place.
Dan Bran Pontoon - Visitors to our Dan Bran pontoon have access to the Lymington Town Sailing Club changing rooms (including washrooms/shower) subject to compliance with their Covid procedures.
We have also leased two shower units and one toilet/baby changing unit in the adjacent public toilet block for our customers’ exclusive use. These are stand alone cubicles so there is no requirement for facemasks. While we recognise that these are basic facilities, they do allow us to provide a limited facility while restrictions on access to the Lymington Town Sailing Club facilities remain. We thank you for bearing with us.
Both facilities require a key code to gain access - please contact the Harbour Office or ask harbour patrol staff for the code.
Free Wi-Fi internet access is available at the Town Quay, Harbour Master and Dan Bran visitor moorings. The access code is available at the Harbour Office or on your Harbour mooring receipt.
Facilities for yachtsmen's landed waste are provided at various landing points around the harbour to help you dispose of your waste responsibly.
Lymington Harbour Commissioners provide waste disposal and glass recycling facilities at the bridge head to the Dan Bran pontoon and in a separate bin store within the visitor washroom building at Town Quay. The latter requires a key code to gain access. This will be provided by harbour staff when collecting mooring payment and will be printed on your mooring receipt.
Lymington Harbour Commissioners encourage all vessels to segregate their waste and recycle where possible.
Sewage Discharge & Pump Out Facilities
The water quality of the Lymington River estuary is extremely important to Lymington Harbour Commission and it is an offence under the Lymington Harbour 2014 General Directions to discharge pollutants into the harbour.
When in the harbour, crew of moored craft without holding tanks should use the shore side washroom facilities provided. For boats with holding tanks, a sewage pump out facility is available at the Lymington Yacht Haven refuelling berth at a cost of £6.00. Call 01590 677071.
Further information and education on the harmful effects discharging sewage is available HERE.
There is a public slipway from the Bath Road car park; a charge is made for launching. Pay the harbour staff if present on the slipway, at the adjacent Harbour Office, scan the QR code on the charges sign on the slipway for the payment app or click on the button below.
IMPORTANT: Do not launch until payment has been made or the published penalty fee will apply.
Please note slipway safety information HERE.
Please note that Personal Water Craft are not permitted within Lymington Harbour limits.
From time to time it is necessary to introduce temporary slipway closures to allow organised events to launch and recover large numbers of dinghies in safety. When this occurs, typically the slipway will be closed for up to an hour. For a list of planned closures please click HERE.
Fuel and Water
Water may be obtained on the two public landings (the Harbour Master Pontoon & Town Quay), and on the Dan Bran pontoon. You must supply your own hose. Fuel and water is also available at Berthon Lymington Marina and Lymington Yacht Haven. The locations of the fuel stations are shown on the Harbour Map.
Two areas are available, at the Town Quay slipway and three areas immediately north of the Royal Lymington Yacht Club. Reservations and payment must be made through the Harbour Office on 01590 672014 or in person.
For a full list of charges please click HERE.
For information on discharging your environmental responsibilities when scrubbing off or removing and applying antifouling paint please click HERE.
For guidance on how to use the scrubbing grids safely please click HERE.
There are public landings at Town Quay and the Harbour Masters’ Pontoon adjacent to the Bath Road car park. The Town Quay landing is reserved for commercial users only.
Public landings are intended for pick up/drop off only and are used regularly by a wide range of leisure and commercial users. Please vacate the berth as soon as possible to avoid inconveniencing other mariners. If you would like to moor for longer please check visitor berth availability with harbour staff.
Boats must not be left unattended on the Town Quay landing or within the yellow hatched designated emergency services area at the Harbour Master Pontoon.