Walk Ashore Berths

Lymington Harbour offers 3 pontoons with capacity for up to 102 walk ashore berths for visiting boats. All pontoons have free water (own hose required) and Wi-Fi . The Dan Bran and Town Quay pontoons also have electricity. Full details of Dues and Charges are available in this section. Information on washroom, shower and waste disposal facilities are available under Harbour Facilities

Town Quay Pontoon (advance booking required for finger berths)

IMPORTANT NOTICE: THE TOWN QUAY VISITOR BERTHS AND WASHROOM FACILITIES ARE CURRENTLY OPEN FOR BUSINESS AS NORMAL.

Brand new for the 2020 season, the new Town Quay pontoon will offer 46 walk ashore berths (for boats up to 12m) with power, water and free WiFi. Berths will include 26 finger berths and 20 alongside / rafted berths for boats up to 12m. Larger boats can be accommodated on our Dan Bran pontoon (see below).

The majority of finger berths will be available for advance booking through the Harbour Office with the alongside/rafted berths allocated on a first come first serve basis.


Between 1st April and 31st October electricity is free, subject to socket availability which is on a first come first serve basis. During the winter electricity is available at a charge of £2.00 per overnight or short stay and an activation code will need to be obtained in advance from the Harbour Office.

Boats should not be left unattended for more that 24 hours unless agreed in advance with the Harbour Office.

Find the Town Quay visitor pontoon on the interactive Harbour Map. Click on number 5 for an image and more details.

Dan Bran Pontoon (advance booking required)

IMPORTANT NOTICE: THE LYMINGTON TOWN SAILING CLUB WASHROOMS ARE CLOSED UNTIL THE 8th APRIL AS PART OF A CLOSURE OF THE CLUB DUE TO THE CORONA VIRUS EMERGENCY.

DURING THIS PERIOD, THE NEW TOWN QUAY PONTOON WILL BE OPEN AS NORMAL FOR VISITING BOATS AND CUSTOMERS USING THE DAN BRAN PONTOON CAN USE THE TOWN QUAY WASHROOMS (10 minute walk).SORRY FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE.

Located on the west side of the river immediately after passing the entrance to Lymington Yacht Haven, Dan Bran offers bookable walk ashore berths which are conveniently located for the Lymington Town Sailing Club, Royal Lymington Yacht Club and the Mayflower Public House and beer garden!

Just a short stroll to the centre of town, this 650ft long pontoon is unique in the Solent as a walk ashore destination where rallies of up to 50 (10m) boats can be moored (rafted) together thus making for a real party atmosphere! We can also accommodate motor yachts of up to 120ft by special arrangement.

Find the Dan Bran visitor pontoon on the interactive Harbour Map. Click on number 1 for an image and more details.



Between 1st April and 31st October electricity is free, subject to socket availability which is on a first come first serve basis. During the winter electricity is available at a charge of £2.00 per overnight or short stay and an activation code will need to be obtained in advance from the Harbour Office.

Boats should not be left unattended for more that 24 hours unless agreed in advance with the Harbour Office.

Harbour Master Pontoon (advance booking required)

This facility offers 6 bookable walk ashore berths for RIBs and small boats up to 8m in length. This facility is located close to the Lymington Town Sailing Club, Royal Lymington Yacht Club and the Mayflower Public House and is just a short stroll from the centre of town. The pontoon is adjacent to the Bath Road slipway and public parking is available. If you’re not arriving by water why not launch your boat here and stay a few days?

Find the Harbour Master pontoon on the interactive Harbour Map. Click on number 2 for an image and more details.

Visitor River Moorings - Town Quay River Moorings

IMPORTANT NOTICE: THESE MID RIVER MOORINGS WILL BE CLOSED TO VISITING BOATS UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE AS PART OF OUR CONTINGENCY PLANNING FOR CORONA VIRUS. SORRY FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE.

We have 32 fore and aft visitor moorings located opposite our Town Quay pontoon and just a short row to the picturesque quayside. The High Street is just a two minute walk. Moorings are offered on a first come first served basis.

Boats should not be left unattended for more that 24 hours unless agreed in advance with the Harbour Office.

Find the Town Quay visitor moorings on the interactive Harbour Map. Click on number 4 for an image and more details.

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