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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

Triple amputee sailor sets sail from Fox’s on round the world voyage

British Armed Forces Rifleman, Craig Wood, remembers a white flash and his friend running towards him before he blacked out. It was July 2009 and the 18-year old Rifleman was on a routine patrol with [...]

Office space available to rent on flexible terms at Fox’s Marina

Are you looking to rent office space with a difference, with a marina and the River Orwell outside your door? We currently have office space ranging from 180 sq ft  to 450 sq ft within [...]

Fox’s joins with the Woolverstone Project in local community action initiative

Fox’s was pleased to be part of a local community action initiative, by providing free use of our workshop space to enable the Woolverstone Project to undertake the refit of their Drascombe Longboat, Shellduck, with [...]

Les Voiles de Saint Barth Regatta win for Oystercatcher XXXI

Following a class win at the recent Heineken Regatta, Richard Matthews and the crew aboard Oystercatcher XXXI, the Humphreys 39 cruiser/racer fitted out by Fox’s Marina & Boatyard, are delighted with their win at the International Les [...]

Royal Harwich Yacht Club volunteers made welcome at Fox’s

Fox’s was pleased to be able to assist the Royal Harwich Yacht Club again this winter with the use of free undercover workshop space, allowing RHYC volunteers to carry out DIY refit work on their [...]

South coast based J160, Jeu d’Esprit, refits at Fox’s

The well known J160, Jeu d’Esprit, is owned by Clem Jones who purchased her new in the US in 2000 as a 60th birthday present to himself! Since then, Clem and his family have both [...]

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