Fox’s Marina & Boatyard


Located on the River Orwell in Suffolk, since 1927, Fox’s is one of the most comprehensive yacht refit and repair yards on the East Coast of the UK renowned for its skilled craftsmen and engineers.


Fox’s sets the standard in modern chandlery and outdoor clothing and equipment retailing. Come and visit one of the largest stores in the country, where you will find all the major brands or shop with us online.


Fox’s Marina is a small, friendly, independent marina offering great value for long term and visiting yachtsmen. We have 100 pontoon berths, and secure storage ashore for 300 vessels.


Fox’s creates bespoke architectural solutions from stainless steel, rigging, fibreglass and wood. We work direct with our customers or with their designers, architects and building contractors.


There is an increasing demand on Fox’s expertise for repairs and refits on all types of commercial vessels. Over the years we have specialised in commercial repairs and refits for major clients.

Our latest news

Sail Training Vessels Prepare for the 2016 Season

The Oyster 49 sail training ketch, Offshore Scout, gets a pressure wash after being grit-blasted to remove an accumulation of anti-fouling before being re-painted in the Fox’s workshops, in readiness for another busy season afloat. [...]

Swan 57 Yellowdrama makes her third visit to Fox’s for refit work

We were very pleased to welcome back the beautiful Swan 57, Yellowdrama IV, making her third visit to Fox’s Marina & Boatyard. Yellowdrama first came to Fox’s in 1994 and more recently in 2005. On [...]

Fox’s Pit Stop for Elegance Yacht, Cleo of Southampton

The beautiful Elegance 70, Cleo of Southampton, recently popped into Fox’s for a quick turn around - haul, pressure wash, re-antifoul and topside polish. While she was here we also took the opportunity to clean up [...]

Vagabond of Bosham refit completed at Fox’s

High quality, British built cruising yachts have been something of a theme here at Fox’s Marina and Boatyard this summer, with a number of experienced owners entrusting Fox's with their refits. Most recent to leave [...]

Fox’s supports CWind Services

CWind is a leading provider of integrated services to the offshore wind industry and offers a 24/7 on demand service, which means their crew transfer and support vessels need to be ready to leave the [...]

Fox’s to the rescue after North Sea drama!

A 50ft Neel Trimaran, on passage from Poland to the Caribbean via the Canary Islands, sustained damage to the starboard hull after hitting an underwater object. Damage to the starboard hull The trimaran, [...]

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