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Visiting

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Take a deep breath… and relax. Welcome to one of the most peaceful rivers on the south coast.

Visitor boat mooring on the Beaulieu River

One of the few privately owned rivers in the world, the Beaulieu River has been carefully conserved by the Montagu family for over four centuries. The result is an unspoilt haven which benefits from modern facilities and a personal touch.

Whether you want to enjoy a quiet mooring or go ashore for a range of land based activities, the Beaulieu River has something for everyone. Visit us for the day, overnight or even longer.

Why visit the Beaulieu River?

The Beaulieu River is a great place to contemplate. It’s my special place where I feel completely chilled. Sir Keith Mills GBE DL

Stay overnight from only £10

A visiting vessel on the Beaulieu River

Enjoy open views of the Solent on one of our visitor buoys for only £10 per night (up to a max of 7 nights).

Located just ten minutes from the entrance, moorings 1 – 8 offer a cheaper alternative to our marina. They are marked with a green V and can accommodate vessels up to 40ft.


Visiting rates – summer

The rates below are valid from 25 March 2018 – 31 October 2018.

For visiting yachts, per vessel, per night, subject to availability. 

River Location  Overnight* Short Stay**
Marina £3.50/metre £1.50/metre
 Mid River Pontoons £2.50/metre £1.00/metre
River† £2.00/metre £1.00/metre
Visitor Buoys (up to 40ft)‡ £10/night (max 7 nights) £6.00

*applies after 15:30. We kindly request overnight visitors vacate their mooring/berth by midday.

**Short stays are a maximum of 4 hours

†Swinging moorings are marked with a yellow V

‡Visitor buoys are marked with a green V

Prices include VAT at the current rate.  Prices may vary if there is a change in the standard rate of VAT. 

Please note we no longer accept visitors on Buckler’s Hard Pier.

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Other services

Service  Price
Electric £3/night
Anchorage £6/night
Slipway: launch & recovery £2/metre
Canoe/kayak launch £5/vessel
Car parking £5/day
Scrubbing grid* First tide: £25  Subsequent tides: £19.50

*Bookable via the Harbour Master’s Office.

Prices include VAT at the current rate.  Prices may vary if there is a change in the standard rate of VAT.


Booking your visit

We recommend booking in advance, particularly during the busy summer season. 

Berths for overnight visitors can be reserved in advance for the marina, subject to availability. Alternatively, you may be offered a mid-stream visitor pontoon or please pick up a vacant swinging mooring displaying a ‘V’, but remember a dinghy will be required to get ashore.

Try out our boat mooring quote tool below, call us on 01590 616200 or email us on harbour.office@beaulieu.co.uk.

What should I do upon arrival?

Beaulieu River team member using Harbour Assist technology

Visitors are welcome to enter the marina at any time, day or night. Please report to the Harbour Master’s Office within 24 hours of arriving inside the limits of the river. 

The Harbour Master’s Office can be contacted via VHF channel 68 Beaulieu River Radio or via telephone 01590 616200.


Receive 10% off visitor berthings with FlexiSail

We are pleased to be working with FlexiSail, a Hampshire based boat share membership organisation, as one of their Loyalty Partners. Simply present your loyalty card to receive 10% off overnight visitor berthing*. 

*Overnight stays on walk-ashore berths only. Excludes electric, midstream pontoons & swinging moorings. Subject to availability.

Interested in staying longer?

Find out about our annual moorings & berths and our temporary moorings

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All prices include VAT and are subject to change without prior notice.

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