Welcome to Sovereign Harbour

Sunny, spacious and sheltered, Sovereign Harbour in Eastbourne combines quality facilities, a full-service boatyard, and an array of waterfront restaurants.

Set on the East Sussex coastline, the marina at Sovereign Harbour is the perfect base for yacht or motor boat cruising and fishing. Enjoy the relaxed surroundings, with a range of berthing and boat storage options and the added security of a locked marina. There’s extensive cruising on offer to the east coast ports, and across the Channel to France, the Netherlands, or Belgium.

Quality marina facilities

Four inner harbours provide over 800 berths at this award-winning marina, all accessed via one of two 24-hour high-capacity locks. The marina’s experienced boatyard team and modern, quality equipment, provide comprehensive lifting services. A well-stocked chandlery and a range of specialist professionals are on hand to cater for all your boat’s needs. 

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Waterfront haven

Family friendly, Sovereign Harbour provides a haven from the bustle of urban life. The marina’s yacht club has thriving racing, cruising, and social programmes. The Waterfront's bars, restaurants and cafés offer marina views and add to the relaxed feel. Hailed as the UK’s sunniest location, the Victorian seaside town of Eastbourne is close by, backed by the stunning South Downs National Park. 

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Boatyard services

Sovereign Harbour's boatyard offers a quality service, with a new 60-tonne travel hoist and 1.5-tonne crane, ideal for engine lifts, stepping masts and launching personal watercraft or Jet Skis. The boatyard has a highly experienced, friendly team, providing comprehensive lifting services all year round, while a range of marine specialists offer a wide range of supporting services. 

  • High pressure hull cleaning
  • Lift, launch and block-off
  • Boat storage

With additional companies available onsite to assist with

  • Maintenance and repair
  • Engine lifts
  • Mast removal
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Getting to Sovereign Harbour

Sovereign Harbour is located on the South Coast, in Eastbourne, between Brighton and Hastings. With good rail and airport links from London and Brighton.

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24 hours


Channel 17

01323 470 099

Premier Marinas Sovereign Harbour, North Lock Side, Pacific Drive, Eastbourne, East Sussex BN23 5BJ

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If you would like a personalised price for berthing or boatyard services at Sovereign Harbour you can get a quick quote online here.

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