Beccles Yacht Station is operated by Sentinel Enterprises Limited - a trading subsidiary of Sentinel Leisure Trust.


The Yacht Station provides permanent and short stay moorings for the local community and visitors to the district. Situated on the River Waveney, Beccles yacht station has the following facilities:

In addition, the market town of Beccles is in close proximity to the yacht station, providing a range of restaurants, public houses, hotels, local shopping, and a Friday market and a frequent train service that runs between the county town of Ipswich and the award winning South Beach areas of Lowestoft. Beccles is situated on the Norfolk/Suffolk border with the yacht station being in the county of Suffolk.

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Moorings are available all year round although the shower, toilets, disabled toilet and laundry facilities offer a limited service from November to March. Beccles Yacht Station is very busy during July and August and therefore advanced booking is strongly recommended during this period.

Bookings can be made by ringing the yacht station on 01502 712225 or VHF channel 73. (advanced booking is recommended) Beccles holds regular events based around the yacht station area including, a carnival, flotilla, and duck race.

Fuel and pump out facilities available in close proximity at Derbys Quay, and Hippersons.

Short term Broads Licenses Can be issued from the office. Prices as advertised by the Broads Authority.

Moorings can be booked in advance by contacting the Harbour Master 01502 712225 or via VHF Channel 73.

Contact Details

Mutford Lock and Bridge Call 01502 712225 or VHF Channel 73.

Towing Call the Harbourmaster 01502 574946

Short Term Broads Licenses Issued from the office. Prices as advertised by the Broads Authority.


Visitor Moorings Per 24hrs.
Stern on £8.50
Side on £13.00
Stern on with electric £12.00
Side on with electric £16.50
Short Stay (between 10am-4pm) £5.00
Showers £2.00
Laundry (per wash) £2.00
Tumble dryer (per 6 min) £0.20
Water top up £2.00
Towing (See Harbourmaster) 01502 712225
Annual Moorings
Trots £35.30 Per ft
Gas dyke £175.50
Charge’s for use of Lock, as advertised by the Broads Authority.