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Universal Marina is an independent, family operated marina on the Hamble, just 20 minutes from the river mouth and only 5 minutes drive from the main access roads to the river. Set in 68 acres of tranquil, environmentally protected surrounds, Universal has been transformed into a state of the art yachting gem, both on and off the water. As well as a welcoming team of staff there is a community of diverse businesses and services to meet all your leisure and sailing needs. Access through secure gates to finger pontoons with power, water and WIFI available to each berth. There is ample free parking onsite.

  • Annual Berths range from 7.5m – 26m
  • prices ranging from £376 - £759 per metre
  • Deep water berths
  • Large Hammerhead pontoons are available for vessels of 18m plus (p.o.a)
  • Semi tidal, dinghy and RIB park berths
  • All annual packages are inclusive of power & water
  • Wireless internet access delivered by our 400mg leased line connection
  • Three weeks storage ashore, 10% discount on all lifts and launches at Universal Marina
  • Shelf and container hire
  • Two hour own boat berthing tuiton available to all new annual customers

Marina Loyalty Scheme

Bronze - Year 1 & 2        5%    discount on annual berthing & labour with Universal Yacht Care
Silver   - Year 3 & 4        7.5%  discount on annual berthing & labour with Universal Yacht Care
Gold    - Year 5               10%   discount on annual berthing & labour with Universal Yacht Care

Being an independent marina allows us membership to the Transeurope Marina group. This gives annual berthholders 50% discount off visitor berths at participating marina’s both here and throughout the rest of Europe.

We are open 7 days a week, 365 days a year from 0730-1730 during the week and 0800-1700 on the weekends.

PRICE LIST - from 1st April 2017

Annual and Annual Direct Debit Bertholders

Berth Options

(per mtr)

Direct Debit
(per mtr)

7.5m - 9m



9.1m - 11m



11.1m - 13m



13.1m plus






Semi tidal berths



Dinghy berths (max LOA 4m)

£1088.00 pa


Annual and direct debit bertholders benefits include

Three weeks free storage ashore, on a first come first served basis (at Universal)

  • 10% discount on lifting & launching at Universal
  • Free wireless internet access delivered by our 400mg leased line connection
  • Free water & electricity up to a maximum 16 amp draw
  • 50% discount on visitors rates in Transeurope Marinas up to 5 consecutive days subject to availability
  • 50% cash back on visitor income relating to your berth through The Waypoint
  • Two hour own boat berthing tuition for all new annual customers

Temporary Berths

Berth Options

Summer Monthly Rates

Winter Monthly Rates


(per mtr,
April - September)

(per mtr,
October - March)

7.5m - 9m



9.1m - 11m



11.1m - 13m



13.1m plus






Semi tidal berths



Dinghy berths
(max LOA 4m)



Visitor Rates

Day Rate

Short Stay

Short Stay Dinghy

(per mtr)

(max 4 hours)

(max 4 hours)




Temporary and Visitor benefits include

  • Free water and electricity up to a maximum of 16amp draw
  • Monthly rate customers will receive free wireless internet access

Min Charge LOA 7.5m | Current VAT rate applies to monthly bertholders. Annual Prices are inclusive of VAT | Direct Debit payments are paid over 9 months consecutively | Dinghy berths subject to additional terms and conditions

Deposit due date: 25th Dec 2016
Annual payment to include loyalty scheme discount: 28th February 2017
Annual full payment due date: 31st March 2017

All boats will be charged at LOA. LOA is the overall length of the boat including davits, bowsprits, boarding ladders, sterndrives, tenders, outboards, rudders, anchors, pulpits, pushpits and any other extensions fore and aft of the boat. Catamarans will be charged at 1.5 x their length. Berthing agreements commence from the 1st April 2017 and are payable by 28th February 2017 for early payment & 31st March 2017 for the full rate by Cheque, Cash, Debit Card or Credit Card (surcharge of 2.18% on Visa Credit Card & 2.21% on Mastercard Credit Card payments). Our berths are let subject to the Marina Terms & Conditions.


More and more people are taking advantage of the benefits offered by Dry Stacking their boats. With lower maintenance costs and secure storage combined with improved boat performance there are many reason to conside this hassle free shorebased option.

The price for an annual contract is £468.00 per metre Inc VAT, this price also includes unlimited lifts and launches and harbour dues. Our hours of operation are 08.00 - 18.00 year round operation (except over the Christmas Period), we ask for 1 hours notice within our hours of operation for vessels to be launched.

Dry Sailing

Annual dry sail contracts include 12 months storage ashore, 12 launches and associated recoveries with pressure washes, as well as associated short term berthing at Universal Marina in between launching and recovery. If your annual sailing exceeds the number of launches and recoveries within your contract then a charge for each round trip will apply.

Annual contract up to 11m     £608.00 per metre
Annual contract 11.1m +         £645.00 per metre

For a more detailed quotation for Dry Sailing please click here or contact us at the Marina office on 01489 574272.

Click to view our Terms and Conditions.



Enter the length and type of your vessel below and click 'Calculate'.
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