Marina information

Aberystwyth Marina are always striving to provide our berth holders with the most up to date weather and shipping forecast information. Please feel free to use some of these useful shipping related links. If you think we're missing important page links let us know, we'll be happy to add your suggestions.

Current tide times

Tide times for Ceredigion area

Useful links

Dickies International

The Celtic Challenge

Marine leisure network

Aberystwyth Marina

A notice board located inside the entrance door to the toilet and showers contains a wide variety of useful information from navigational warnings to taxi telephone numbers.  During the summer months weather forecasts are displayed on the exterior information board outside the office. A payphone kiosk is located about 60 metres outside the Marina next to the Pet shop. Incoming mail for berth holders may be collected from the office.

  • Diesel fuel is available from the Fuel pontoon but boat owners requiring petrol have to obtain it from a Filling station located about half a mile from the Marina.
  • Calor Gas and Camping gas are available from the Marina Office. The Marina also has a chandlery which is able to supply a wide range of items.
  • The marina has a Wifi facility; the access code can be obtained from the Office.
  • Trolleys are provided for the use of berth holders to carry materials from their cars to their boats; these are located at the foot of the access Bridge and should be returned there after use.
  • Rubbish bins, for domestic waste and recycling facilties for carboard, paper and plastics are located in a compound next to the Office block. 
  • The Marina provides free parking for all berth holders and for visiting boats.
  • Car owners are advised to make sure that all small items are secured in the boot of the vehicle when it is unattended. It should be noted that all cars and trailers are parked at their own risk.
  • There is a secure compound, off site, for the storage of trailers, which should be clearly marked with the boat or the owner’s name.
  • A Slipway is available for the launching and recovery of boats and the Marina has a Trailer Hoist capable of handling boats up to 40 feet in length with a beam of 13 feet and 10 tonnes in weight.
  • Aberystwyth Marina follows the guidelines, issued by the Yacht Harbour Association and the British Marine Industries Federation, which recommends that all marina users have a minimum third party insurance.
  • A copy of the rules and regulations is available from the office.
  • If an independent contractor is employed to carry out work on your boat, please advise the office before hand so we can ensure that all necessary procedures and insurance requirements are followed correctly.
  • Berth holders should satisfy themselves that they have taken all reasonable precautions against theft and damage.
  • Pets are allowed, but they should be exercised off the Marina. Please do not allow your pets to foul the Marina site and the surrounding area or to annoy other berth holders.
  • Please note that there is a speed limit within the harbour and the Marina. All vessels leaving or entering the harbour should not exceed the speed of 5 knots.
  • It is also advisable to check your stern wash.
  • There is a small local shop and Pub a couple of minutes walk from the Marina entrance and a laundrette, Co-op supermarket and other shops are within 7 to 10 minutes walk.

Office Hours

Summer Season (April to the end of September): 09.00 to 17.00
Autumn & Winter (October to March): 09.00 to 16.00

The Marina can be contacted by telephone, fax or by e-mail:

Tel: 01970 611422 Fax: 01970 624122

VHF: Channel 80; the call sign is ABERMARINA.

Cardigan Bay Harbourmasters

Aberystwyth (01970) 611433

The harbourmaster listens on VHF Channel 16 and operates on VHF Channel 14 or + 44 (01970) 611433.

  • Pwllheli (01758) 613131 ext 281
  • Porthmadog (01766) 512927
  • Barmouth (01341) 280671
  • New Quay (01348) 872881

The above usually on VHF channel 14.

Aberystwyth Marina

VHF Channel 80


Fire/Police/Ambulance/Coastguard 999

H M Coastguard (01407) 762051

Doctors (01970) 612453

Aberystwyth Police Station (01970) 612791

Aberystwyth Hospital (01970) 623131

Tourist Information Centre 01970 612125

Aberystwyth Police Station (01970) 612791

Aberystwyth Hospital (01970) 623131

H M Customs (Pembroke Dock) (01646) 685807


The marine rescue centres are situated at Holyhead and Milford Haven.

  • Milford Haven Telephone 01646 490909

Continuous watch channel VHF 16
Working channel VHF 67

  • Holyhead Telephone 0407 762051

Continuous watch channel VHF 16
Working channel VHF 67


The nearest head office is at Pembroke Dock. Vessels requiring Customs should call (01646) 685807.