Short Stay Visitor Moorings
The Harbour Authority provides short stay visitor pontoon moorings within the Inner Harbour which operate on a first-come first-served basis. These are located adjacent to Roald Dahl Plass and within the Graving Docks.
Vessels must display a valid ticket for the time they are berthed. At present the minimum cost of a pontoon berth is £2 for a two hour stay. Use of these pontoons is subject to the terms and conditions displayed.
Note: Water and electricity are not provided.
On occasions, access to these pontoons may be restricted because of activities and events that take place in the Bay.
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Public Access Slipway
Slipway access to Cardiff Bay is available to the general public at Cardiff Bay Water Activity Centre
For details of charges and access please call 029 2035 3912.
Long Stay Visitor Moorings
Cardiff Bay Yacht Club
Cardiff Bay Yacht Club is situated on the River Ely Peninsula. These facilities are available to members or affiliates only.
Visitors should call in advance and ask for the club manager to arrange their stay.
T: (029) 2022 6575
Cardiff Yacht Club
Cardiff Yacht Club is situated on the Hamadryad Peninsula. These facilities are for the benefit of members or those affiliated through the RYA and CYC by prior arrangement only.
T: (029) 2046 3697
Penarth Quays Marina
Penarth Quays Marina is situated within the historic basins of Penarth Dock and offers safe, sheltered and secure berthing. With professional friendly staff on duty at all times, visiting vessels are always welcome.
T: (029) 2070 5021
Cardiff Marine Group
Cardiff Marine Group operates Cardiff Marina, which offers moorings on the Ely River. In addition Cardiff Marine Services offer a complete range of specialist boat servicing, treatments and repairs.
T: (029) 2034 3459
Marine Scene is a local chandlery located in Penarth providing chandlery and watersports equipment.
Tel: (029) 2070 5780
Wigmore Wright is a marine engineers and chandlery service located in Penarth Marina.
Tel: (029) 2070 9983
Covers4all is a local firm working in the bay that makes all types replacement and new covers and dodgers etc on the bay.
Tel: 07979 694557.