Ports and harbours

Welcome to Bristol Harbour – one of Britain’s most beautiful and historic ports

Bristol Harbour has great facilities for visiting mariners and boat owners as well as a host of watersport and recreation activities.

These pages contain comprehensive information on:

Bristol Harbour:

Navigation and berthing fees

See our navigation and berthing fees for full costs.

The original boat safety certificate must accompany the application for a navigation and berthing licence.  This is not applicable to canoes/manually propelled and dinghies.

Activities within Bristol Harbour

Please check our local notices to mariners for details of works being undertaken and activities which may affect your visit to Bristol Harbour.

We hope you enjoy your visit and will make the most of the first class facilities available for water-based craft.