Deacons Marina

Welcome to Deacons Boatyard & Marina

Deacons Boatyard and Marina, offers marina facilities, the comfort and heritage of a boat yard with a Hamble River location.  A perfect combination.  

Deacons is perfectly situated in-between Southampton and Portsmouth, both major port cities in their own right.  More local facilities include pubs and restaurants, supermarket and convenience stores.  

The Deacons family provide:

  • Secure marina and boatyard on the Hamble River occupying 4 acres of land and foreshore
  • Complete turn-key service for boat owners: berthing, repair, servicing, lifting, launching, dry storage and sales
  • Excellent location and access, on A27, 3 mins from the M27 Junction 8, close to the M3 and adjacent to Bursledon railway station
  • New high quality marina with 140 Berths and dry storage for 170 boats
  • Friendly, family owned business with traditional values, operating since 1922
  • Comprehensive marina services available on site including Force 4’s largest chandlery

We are delighted to offer our special Winter Package Deal again this year



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We are pleased to be able to offer our specially priced Winter Package Deal again this winter

Winter Package Deal

Simply complete the Lift/Launch Form to ensure your booking.


We are pleased to announce the arrival of Why Boats on site.

Ian, Andy and their staff are taking over the Deacons brokerage service and will be happy to talk to any boat owner wishing to sell their boat. Tel: 01590 682701       


The brokerage boats will now be listed on

New marina berthing available

We have a brand new marina layout, providing many more deep water berths and walk on access on finger and hammerheads. The new berths are fitted with power modules and built in smart meters. Trolleys are available at the main access point and wifi is available throughout the marina. 

There is a new state of the art WC shower block with all in one WC/Shower/basin cubicles to complement our marina facilities.

Contact us for current details and berthing availability. 

Deacons Summer BBQ!

Berth holders, Tenants and Customers of Deacons joined us for a Barbeque Supper on Friday 25th July. It was a beautiful evening, well attended by 300 people, who enjoyed superb food and entertainment throughout the evening. 

We really appreciate the cards and messages of thanks we have received and are already planning next years event.

Deacons Boatyard

Situated on a sheltered bank on the western side of the Hamble River, Deacons has 130 berths afloat, hardstanding space and a crane capable of lifting boats up to 20 tons and 45 feet in length.

Boat maintenance and all lifting services are carried out by our experienced team.

There is a dedicated boat sales area where Yachts for sale and Motorboats for sale are displayed for easy viewing.