+44(0)1700 811075

Marine services

We provide a range of marine services in our boatyard. We are also a service centre and parts and engine distributor for Tohatsu.

Summer Opening Times 

  • Reception
  • 8am-8pm daily
  • Marina Restaurant and Bar 
  • Monday - Sunday 
  • 9am-Late (subject to change)
  • Breakfast
  • 9am-11am daily
  • Lunch
  • Monday to Sunday 
  • 12pm-3pm
  • Dinner
  • Monday to Sunday
  • 6.30pm-9pm
  • The Lodge at Portavadie
  • Open from 7.30am daily
  • Breakfast
  • 7.30am-10am daily
  • All day menu
  • 12pm-9pm
  • Shop
  • Monday-Thursday
  • 10am-5pm
  • Friday
  • 10am-6pm
  • Saturday and Sunday
  • 9am-6pm
  • Marina Services
  • Sunday - Thursday 
  • 8.30am–5pm
  • Friday and Saturday
  • 8.30am-7.30pm from May 3rd to Sept 29th
  • Beauty Treatments
  • Monday-Thursday
  • 10am-5pm
  • Friday to Sunday
  • 10am-6pm

Please note that management reserve the right to amend opening times without prior notice.

  • Monday-Thursday
  • 10am-5pm

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Marine services

We provide a range of marine services. You can see the full list and prices below. We are the only dealer of Tohatsu outboards in Cowal. We are a service centre and parts and engine distributor for Tohatsu. 

Outboard servicing

All prices are inclusive of VAT.

  • Up to 6hp: £72
  • 40hp: £129
  • 90hp: £141
  • 140 hp: £180 
  • 150hp and above: £225
  • Winterisation all outboards: £45
  • De-winterisation all outboards: £45

Inboard servicing

All prices are inclusive of VAT.

  • Inboard 1/2/3 cyl: £135
  • Inboard 4 cl: £180
  • Inboard/sterndrive up to 6 cl: £210
  • Inboard/ sterndrive up to 8 cyl: £240
  • Winterising of all inboards: £66
  • De-winterising of all inboards: £66

Trailer services

All prices are inclusive of VAT:

  • Re-pack wheel bearings (per axle): £54
  • Safety check: £45
  • Labour rate: £45

Please note all servicing is plus parts.

We can also offer

  • Engine servicing from small 9hp diesel inboards, large 350hp outboards and everything in between and above
  • Major engine repairs and rebuilds
  • Sterndrive repairs and maintenance
  • Saildrive repairs and maintenance
  • All engine wiring and electronic repairs
  • Electrical installations -GPS, Auto-helm, VHF, etc.
  • and much more.

For more information please visit the Marina Reception, call 01700 811075 ext. 0211 or 0212 or email mattorton@portavadiemarina.com or craigcochran@portavadiemarina.com.

Please do not hesitate to contact us, we will be happy to answer any questions you may have to help to make your stay at Portavadie Marina as relaxed and enjoyable as possible.


Every visitor to Portavadie Marina has full access to modern, up-to-date facilities. These include:

230 fully serviced pontoon berths with 240v power, water and lighting

Electricity take off points are also available in the boat yard. All electricity supplies are controlled by a metered system on a pay as you go basis. Electricity cards for various amounts can be obtained at the Marina office or from the bar out of office hours.

Extra wide pontoons and walkways for safety

We are happy to offer you assistance whilst entering or leaving your berth. Please call on VHF Channel 80 for this free service.


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Fuel berth

The Marina has a comprehensive refueling facility, which serves diesel and unleaded petrol. The fuel berth is located on pontoon hammerhead G.

Butane and propane gas

The Marina maintains stocks of calor gas for resale. Please enquire at the Marina office if you require gas.

Yard and maintenance

We have a 12 tonne travel hoist (max 4.5m beam) and a telehandler available for masts etc. There is a large area for storage ashore with cradle rental also available. Power and water is available throughout the yard. The Marina has a good relationship with various businesses off site that undertake hull, GRP, wood, engineering, electrical and sail repairs.

Rubbish and glass disposal

We maintain comprehensive recycling facilities for glass, cardboard, plastic, newspapers and magazines.

Toilets, showers and laundry

24hr access to the toilets and showers. There is a family bathroom available for families with younger children or those simply wishing to relax in the large bath. The laundry room is located within the toilet and shower block and the machines are token operated. Tokens and soap powder are available from the Marina office.

Shop and chandlery

For the visiting boat owner there is a wide range of basic provisions including fresh milk, bread and daily newspapers. There is also a well stocked chandlery offering everything from waterproof and shore wear garments to specialist items such as fittings and charts.