Bristol Marina is Bristol's only fully serviced marina.
Operating since 1980, the Marina is situated on the south side of the Floating Harbour and is bounded by The Baltic Wharf housing development and the SS Great Britain.
Bristol Marina is accessible from the sea and from the inland waterways using the Kennet and River Avon navigation, indeed it is possible to navigate from London to Bristol using the Kennet and Avon.
The slipway at Bristol Marina is reputed to be one of the finest in the country. Non-tidal, wide concrete with a 1 in 6 gradient throughout and a maximum depth of 1.5m. Launching fee includes launching, parking for car and trailer, river and harbour fees to Hanham Lock (about 8 miles upstream of Bristol) and locking fees giving access to the tidal River Avon and Bristol Channel.
Bristol Marina are very proud to offer an extensive and fully equipped, working boat yard. Adjoining the marina and lifting dock; the boat yard offers an ideal place to carry out everything from minor maintenance works, major refits or even new-boat building.
The marina is situated in the Bristol City Docks Floating Harbour, offering attractive safe and secure moorings for boats to a maximum length of 21m (70ft). 100 pontoon berths and 70 shore berths are serviced with mains electricity (240 volt), and fresh water.