Our 230 ( with 60 set aside for visitors) fully serviced berths can accommodate vessels up to 80ft. There is no restriction on draft and the berths are accessible at all states of the tide. Our marina team are on hand to provide advice and assist you on entering or leaving your berth. Please call on VHF Channel 80 for a berthing assignment.

As a berth holder, you will have access to a suite of marina facilities, including top-of-the-range bathroom facilities. Come ashore for our award-winning restaurants and bars, Spa, Leisure Complex and comfortable accommodation.

We recognise our longer term berth holders with a Loyalty Incentive scheme. Please see our Loyalty Incentives below.


Marine services are provided by trusted local suppliers and the boatyard has a travel hoist that can accommodate vessels up to 11 tonnes displacement.


Berthing guests enjoy a complementary round of golf at the Kyles of Bute Golf Club as well as access (rates apply) to our fabulous new Leisure Experience, with an outdoor infinity pool, indoor pool, children’s splash pool, spa pools, sauna and a fully equipped gym, it’s a great place to relax after a sail! Please note that access is limited to 4 guests per berth. For the ultimate in relaxation, treat yourself to the exclusive Spa Experience.


Marina Map


Boatyard and Berthing Rates

At Portavadie we operate a bit differently to conventional marinas and on all our Term Berthing rates we charge by the berth, based on its size & location in the network. This allows us to offer some really competitive rates.
All prices are inclusive of VAT and berthing is subject to availability.

Please contact
for further enquiries.


Short Term Berthing

Overnight£3.00 per metre
Weekly£16.80 per metre
Summer Monthly£50.40 per metre
Winter Monthly£25.20 per metre
Regatta Rate (6 boats or more)10% off overnight rate.


Seasonal & Annual Berthing


·         Our published rates below are our Best Available Rates, (BAR) when paid in full by commencement of contract.

·         Standard Rates are 10% higher than our BAR rates.

·         Instalment plans are available, based on our standard rates.



Annual Berthing

Hammerheads. (Max 21m l.o.a.)£4300
Walkway Berths, except A dock. (Max l.o.a. on request.)£3750
A dock finger berths. (Max 14.5m l.o.a.)£2700
A dock walkway berths. (Max l.o.a. on request.)£3250
B, C & D dock finger berths. (Max 12.0m l.o.a.)£2950
E, South F dock finger berths. (Max 11m l.o.a.)£2700
North F, G & H dock finger berths. (Max 9m l.o.a.)£1650




Summer Berthing April 1st - September 30th

Hammerheads. (Max 21m l.o.a.)£3450
Walkway Berths. (Max l.o.a. on request.)£3000
A dock finger berths. (Max 14.5m l.o.a.)£2400
B, C & D dock finger berths. (Max 12.0m l.o.a.)£2400
E, South F dock finger berths. (Max 11m l.o.a.)£2150
North F, G & H dock finger berths. (Max 9m l.o.a.)£1440
S dock finger berths. (S49-58 Max 10.5m l.o.a.)    £2400




Winter Berthing October 1st–March 31st

.Hammerheads. (Max 21m l.o.a.)£1500
Walkway Berths. (Max l.o.a. on request.)£1350
A dock finger berths. (Max 14.5m l.o.a.)£1050
B, C & D dock finger berths. (Max 12.0m l.o.a.)£1050
E, South F dock finger berths. (Max 11m l.o.a.)£950
North F, G & H dock finger berths. (Max 9m l.o.a.)£630


Yard Services Pricing

Lift & Hold in Slings. (1 hour.) 
Up to 9 metres£20.00 per metre
Over 9 metres£28.00 per metre
Lift, Scrub and Deliver to Cradle/Transport.  
Up to 9 metres£17.00 per metre
Over 9 metres£23.00 per metre.
Pick up from Cradle/Transport & Launch 
Up to 9 metres£14.00 per metre.
Over 9 metres£18.00 per metre.
Winter Package 
Liftout, pressure wash, 6 months hard standing and launch.£116.00 per metre.

Cradle Hire

4 leg

6 leg

8 leg

Stand Hire

4 of

Each additional pair








Hard Standing Rate£4.20 per metre, per week.
Mast Removal & Restep.
All rigging and electrical prepared by owner. Single spreader only, max 12m spar
RIB Dry Sail Rate 
 £615 per annum.
 £430 for 6 months.
Telehandler Hire£53 per hour, min ½ hr.
Labour£35 per hour.

Loyalty Incentives

Many of our berth holders enjoy Portavadie year after year and as a thank you for their continued custom, we have introduced Loyalty Incentives.


These incentives are now available to everyone that has been berthing with us continually for 5 seasons, as detailed below:


Annual Berth Holders:

Once you have been an Annual Berth Holder at Portavadie for 5 consecutive years, we reward you with a 5% Loyalty discount on Annual Berthing!

This increases by a further 1% every consecutive year thereafter, to a maximum of 10%.

Discount will automatically be applied.


Seasonal Berth Holders: (Summer 6 months & Winter 6 months only. Hard Standing Package not included.)


We recognise that many of our seasonal berth holders come back year after year, however many move their vessels closer to home for the winter, or go extended cruising in the summer months. For those that have been Seasonal Berth Holders for a consecutive 5 years, we also reward you with a 5% discount on Seasonal Berthing!

This increases by a further 1% every consecutive year thereafter, to a maximum of 10%.

Discount will be automatically applied.

Marine Services

Although there are certain marine services that we currently can not offer on site, we do have recommended businesses that can cover most of the bases. A list of these, plus their contact details are below:



Ian Macleod. (Shipwright, mechanical.)


01700 811537/0778 8695259.


Swordfish Marine. (Mechanical, inboard/outboard servicing.)

Sandbank, Dunoon.

01369 701905


Ardfern Yacht Centre. (Shipwright, mechanical, electrical, electronics etc.)


01852 500247


Argyll Yacht Rigger.


0787 944 2133


JD Marine. (GRP, Epoxy, Polishing, Osmosis Treatment.)


0770 7740701


CRHU. (Rigging, Chandlery.)

Rhu Marina.

01436 820586


WB Leitch and Sons. (Sailmaker, canvas work.)

Garval Road, Tarbert.

01880 820287


AER Ltd. (Refrigeration, Eberspacher, Webasto.)

Isle of Arran. (Services at Lochranza and Tarbert by prior arrangement.)

01770 860246


Auto Marine. (Electrical, installs.)


01369 701555

Transport Services

Simpson’s Taxis/Tamstaxi.

Local taxi firm.



West Coast Motors.

Local buses, bus stop by ferry slip at Portavadie.  

Service 478, Dunoon/Portavadie/Dunoon.


Mcgill’s Buses.

Express Coach Service from Dunoon to Glasgow.

Service 907.


Citylink/West Coast Motors.

Coach Service from Tarbert to Glasgow.   

Service 926. Glasgow/Tarbert/Glasgow.


Caledonian Macbrayne.

Car/foot ferry Service. Portavadie/Tarbert/Portavadie.


Western Ferries.

Regular and reliable car/foot ferry service. Gourock/Dunoon/Gourock.

Berth Holder Benefits

Our Annual Berth Holders get different discounts across Portavadie. Here is a list of the discounts below:

10% off clothing, giftware and chandlery in the Shop
10% off shoreside accommodation (excluding the Lodge and Studio Apartments)

Why not become a Spa or Leisure member for further discounts, including 10% off food and beverage and 10% off beauty treatments or products. Annual Berth Holders also experience discounted membership prices to our Spa and Leisure Experiences. Click here for more information on prices.