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Sovereign Harbour

Marina Services at Sovereign Harbour

Sovereign Harbour in Eastbourne 

Electricity and Water

Electricity and water is available on the pontoons at Eastbourne Marina (Sovereign Harbour). Water is available free of charge. Electricity for Berth Holders and monthly visitors is charged on a per unit basis – see rates and charges.

If you are visiting Eastbourne Marina (Sovereign Harbour) and you require electricity during your stay, please contact the Marina Reception on VHF Channel 17 or call 01323 470 099 to arrange connection. Overnight berthing includes £5.00 of electricity (total, regardless of length of stay). Additional credit may be purchased from the Marina Reception.

For the best practice of plugging into shore power click here

Bathroom Facilities

The marina has three shower and toilet blocks located in the West, North and Inner Harbours. he Entry is gained through access control key fobs. 


There are also two launderettes on the marina, one in the Inner Harbour and one in the North Harbour, both located inside the toilet and shower buildings. The launderettes are open 24 hours a day, every day, alongside house coin operated washing drying machines.


In April 2020, Premier signed a new contract with Veolia to improve waste management and recycling across all Premier sites. There are dedicated bins for general waste and recycling in situ across the marina, with clear signage to identify and encourage more recycling across Sovereign Harbour. You can read more about Premier Marinas’ steps to creating a more sustainable waterside here

Jet Ski Berth Holders

Eastbourne Marina has 6 lockers in the inner facilities for the use of Jet Ski berth holders to keep their personal items ashore whilst using their Jet Skis. The lockers are free of charge to use, but there is no overnight storage and to enforce this the lockers are emptied at the end of every evening.

Pump-out Facilities

Sovereign Harbour’s holding tank pump-out facility is located on the marina’s fuel berth. Charges are £10 per 15 minutes* for Premier Berth Holders, £25 per 15 minutes for commercial and monthly berth holders and for overnight visitors. Please visit the Marina Reception to purchase a token and for an adaptor if required.

*Note a 15 minute slot will usually suffice to empty an average tank.