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


The highly knowledgeable and experienced Rigging team from Fox's Marina & Boatyard has taken part in the latest Oyster Yachts complimentary seminar for Oyster World Rally participants, in conjunction with demonstrations from Dolphin Sailmakers and [...]

12 Hour Engine Change? All in a days work at Fox’s!

Question:  “How do you organise the same day replacement of a 1100kW, 1.7 tonne Volvo engine?” Answer: “Call Fox’s Marina & Boatyard!” Windcat 36 Support Vessel at Fox's Fox’s was pleased to be able to [...]

World Cruising Yacht, Odern, Returns to Fox’s

Following extensive refit work at Fox's in 2015, including electronics and communication system upgrades, work to deck gear and paint finishes, the offshore motor yacht, Odern, returned to Fox’s this Spring for a complete strip and recoating [...]

Yacht Surveyors Course uses Fox’s yard for practical module

Fox's is pleased to welcome yacht surveyors Martin Evans and Aidan Tuckett, who run the ‘Practical Yacht and Small Craft Surveyors' training courses, to the Fox's yard. The 5-week course sees trainee yacht surveyors carry out [...]

New H39 Cruiser-Racer Fitting Out at Fox’s

Fox’s Marina & Boatyard has been chosen to complete the first H39, a new 39ft IRC Cruiser-Racer from the Humphreys Yacht Design office in Lymington. The first of these new designs is at the Fox’s yard [...]

Mini refit completed on the Oyster 56, Bliss

Having already completed a circumnavigation as part of the Oyster World Rally under her previous ownership, this well-found Oyster 56 was due for various maintenance and service work, which her new owners, Joakim and Cecilia [...]

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