Directory: Boat Cleaning / Care & Maintenance


Ancasta Yacht Services (AYS), an all-encompassing yacht refit and repair, maintenance and servicing business. From new boat commissioning; aftersales support; engine servicing and repower; spare parts; teak decking; fibreglass and gel repairs; osmosis treatment; custom GRP mouldings; yacht refurbishment; refit and repair; antifoul; to polishing. With a team of highly skilled craftsmen and excellent facilities including under-cover workshops which can accommodate yachts up to 26m, plus dedicated engineering and laminating workshops, an onsite wood mill and painting facility, we can offer a project management service from start to finish with one dedicated point of contact for you.

Ancasta Yacht Services, Hamble Yacht Services, Hamble, Hampshire SO31 4NN

+44 (0)2380 454111

B A Yacht Services

20+ years experience and specialist in race boat services, yacht management, refit, repair, paint spraying, rigging and discounted rope supplier, project management, logistics and much more.

Cowes Boat Yard, Arctic Road, Cowes, Isle of Wight PO31 7PG

+44 (0)7976 715338

Boat Bouys

Mobile marine Valeting service

Clarence Boat Yard, East Cowes, Isle of Wight PO32 6ET

+44 (0)7702734456

Clare Lallows

Clare Lallow’s was established in 1867 and has an unrivalled tradition of boat building, restoration, wood working and service. The company combines traditional techniques and craftsmanship with modern materials and technology to provide a wide range of services on all types of boats. In addition to being specialists in the restoration of classic wooden boats such as Ted Heath’s Morning Cloud (now ‘Opposition’) and a sister ship, Easy Glider, we have the facilities and craftsmen available for all types of GRP and gel- peeling work. With our dedicated painting, rigging, fabricating and engineering departments, we can offer a complete service to yachtsmen. We offer a very competitive scrubbing service. We can haul out and store vessels on our own sites and we can use our cherry -picker for mast work. Our fuel berth is open seven days a week and we offer a round the clock repair service during major sailing events.

3 Medina Road, Cowes, Isle Of Wight PO31 7BU

+44 (0)1983 292112

Cowes Harbour Services Boatyard

Cowes Harbour Services Boatyard is one of the largest yards on the River Medina with extensive facilities accommodating up to 150 boats from easily trailered craft to yachts and motorboats up to 40 tonnes. The popular Boatyard serves boat users from the mainland and Isle of Wight. We offer a full range of boat maintenance services and have a number of preferred sub-contractors that can also be involved in the care of your boat. Alternatively, you are welcome to work on your own vessel or contract independent companies, subject to site conditions. Facilities and services include: 40 tonne all-tide boat hoist; storage and dry sailing; wet blasting and antifoul removal; antifouling and anodes; hull cleaning and polishing; mast stepping and crane services; collection and delivery of vessels arranged; long stay guardianage; tailored marine services; project management; DIY maintenance; chandlery; water and electricity; secure site with CCTV coverage.

Kingston Wharf, Kingston Road, East Cowes, Isle of Wight PO32 6JS

+44 (0)1983 299385

Hydroscand UK

We offer a complete range of quality hydraulic hoses and industrial hoses, hydraulic fittings, and fluid transfer solutions to the marine industry. Serving customers since 1969, we are proud to be a trusted supplier to the marine industry. The entire company is dedicated to meeting the needs of our customers, 24/7 through our experienced and knowledgeable branch based and mobile teams. We have nine branches in the UK located in the South East, South West, Wales, Midlands, and the North West. Our branches stock a full range of high-pressure hydraulic hoses and industrial hoses, along with hydraulic fittings, couplings, adapters, valves, clamps, and associated products. Our experienced teams can make hose assemblies to your specification while you wait. When time is of the essence, we understand that you can’t always make it to your local branch, so we offer our HoseExpress hydraulic hose repair service that will get you back up and running with minimal downtime, saving you valuable time and money 24/7, 365 days a year. Just call 0800 0116 999 or visit We are a member of the BFPA and an approved DNV-GL supplier of marine hoses and couplings and our assemblies are tested yearly to maintain the high standards required by the approving body. One thing that hasn’t changed is our dedication to the flow.

119-121 Town Street, Sandiacre, Nottingham NG10 5DS

0115 978 9759

Richardsons Yacht Services

Established in 1988 Richardsons Yacht Services has retained its status as a local family run business building and servicing yachts, along with a busy chandlery. The move to their new premises in 2016, within Island Harbour has enabled them to offer a more efficient service while maintaining the same high class of work carried out by their team of skilled craftsmen. They believe they now offer a unique ‘one-stop’ facility for all craft to 50 tons.

Island Harbour, Mill Lane, Newport, Isle of Wight PO30 2LA

+44 (0)1983 821095

River Yar Boatyard

River Yar Boatyard is a full service boatyard based in Yarmouth, Isle of Wight, just south of Yarmouth Harbour. Benefitting from the natural protection of Saltern Wood Quay, residents and visitors enjoy peaceful moorings afloat, all walk ashore, whilst being close enough to the ferry link and shops and restaurants of Yarmouth town. With slipway and lifting facilities, we can accommodate long term and short term shore stays, whether it be for a winter or for a weekend, under cover or not. Our team can assist with everything from a simple scrub, clean and antifoul to refurbs, refits, rigging and more. On site engineers, Wight Marine, represent multiple manufacturers including Volvo Penta, Honda Marine and Mercury. Moorings for up to 18m available, as well as dry sail packages to suit your needs. Contact us on 01983 761000 or email

Saltern Wood , Quay Gasworks Lane , Yarmouth , Isle of Wight PO41 0SE

+44 (0)1983 761000

Southampton Dry Stack

Bill Knight has many years experience in the Marina Business running high profile Marinas in the Solent area. His belief has always been that boating should be painless for people who want to enjoy their leisure time. He Prides himself with offering the highest possible customer service and therefore customers who use the Southampton Dry Stack facility will not be disappointed. Dry Stacking of boats has been very popular in the USA for many years and customers have seen the many benefits of using this system instead of the standard wet Marina berth. Southampton Dry Stack is the largest facility in the UK to offer both an undercover and open Dry Stack option.

Drivers Wharf, 146 Millbank Street, Southampton, Hampshire SO14 5QN

+44 (0)2380 238084