Fox’s Marina & Boatyard


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.


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.

Our latest news

Team Fox’s takes part in the Fox’s Yacht Club Two Rivers Race 2016

Fox’s MD, Will Taylor-Jones, took the helm of Simon Whitehouse’s Mount Gay 30 Wildwood, during the recent annual Fox’s Yacht Club Two Rivers Race, skippering the boat to a respectable 2nd place in the 16 boat fleet, [...]

New H39 Performs at IRC Nationals

The new 39ft Oystercatcher XXXI, took part in the recent UK IRC National Championship in Cowes and showed great potential, particularly upwind. This was the yacht’s first competitive outing and there is still much work [...]

Yellowdrama IV on Film

The lovely Swan 57, Yellowdrama IV, arrived at Fox’s in October 2015 and has undergone a major refit over the last seven months. We thought it would be a great idea to record her transformation [...]

Fox’s appointed as a Service Partner for the 2017-19 Oyster World Rally

As a longstanding service partner of Oyster Yachts, Fox’s Marina & Boatyard has been appointed as a Service Partner for the forthcoming Oyster World Rally, which sets sail from Antigua in January 2017. Following Fox’s [...]

Yellowdrama IV rigged and ready to depart

Following an extensive refit over the last few months, the Swan 57, Yellowdrama IV,  Swan 57 Yellowdrama IV is out of the workshop and is being re-rigged ready for final commissioning and testing [...]

Fox’s Open Weekend 13-15 May

FOX'S OPEN WEEKEND Friday 13 to Sunday 15 May from 10:00 – 16:00 daily.     Featuring Fox’s Yacht Sales New & Used Boat Show, Oyster Brokerage Spring Show and Windboats Hardy Marine.  Over 50 new and brokerage [...]

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