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Town Quay

Town Quay lies adjacent to the Red Jet terminal and in front of the Cowes Harbour Office and provides easy walk-ashore access to Cowes High Street

Vessels of up to 9m in length are permitted to use the pontoons. Town Quay is very popular with RIBs and can become extremely busy during the high season with vessels often required to berth in rafts.

Please call into the harbour office between 0900 – 1700 or contact Shepards Marina on 01983 297821 to pay for your short-stay mooring.

A tide gauge is located at Town Quay; the minimum depth of water alongside the Town Quay pontoons is the tide height + 0.6m

Cowes Water Taxi

Cowes Water Taxi run directly from the eastern end of Town Quay and provide services between the main harbour and the Folly Inn. They can be contacted on 07551 431993 or VHF Ch06

Do not use or obstruct the signposted taxi berth



2024 Prices

Overnight £2.95 per metre
Short Stay £1.60 per metre