Welcome to Royal Quays Marina

North Shields

Marina View August 2016

Award winning marina at the heart of the North East

Situated close to the entrance to the River Tyne with first class facilities, all tide 24 hr access, and a sheltered location, boatfolk's Royal Quays Marina is the ideal base for sailing, motorboating, sea angling, and commercial users.

  • Yacht Harbour Association 'Marina of the Year' 2019, 2020, 2022 & 2023 and YHA Five Gold Anchor Marina
  • Convenient location with great transport links to the North East, Cumbria, Yorkshire and the Borders.
  • All tide 24 hr access and staff on site 365 days/year
  • Easy access to the sea - just 2 nm from Tyne Piers.
  • Full range of services on offer including alongside fuel berth, boatyard with 40T travel hoist, fully serviced berths,
  • The Lock café bar overlooking the Marina is a great place to meet up and for some après-sail refreshment
  • High quality washrooms – the finest on the coast
  • A great welcome from friendly and knowledgeable staff
  • On site Jeanneau sail & powerboat dealership and boatpoint brokerage
  • RYA Sea Schools operate out of Royal Quays

Fun afloat starts from Royal Quays

Offering quick and easy access to the river or open sea, Royal Quays is just the place to ‘let go your ropes’ and have fun afloat.

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Relax ashore – you deserve it!

Our luxury washrooms are the best on the coast, and after you’ve scrubbed up enjoy a drink, a bite to eat and a warm welcome at ‘The Lock’, the friendly on site café bar.



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We are a proud member of TransEurope, Europe's leading network of marinas. As a berth holder at Royal Quays Marina, you will have access to half price visitor berthing at 84 marinas across 11 countries. 

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