"I must go down to the seas again..."
For those drawn to "..the lonely sea and the sky..", Carrickfergus has long been a haven for seafaring pursuits. Now, this nautical nirvana has been further enhanced with the spectacular and modern Carrickfergus Marina, a home from home for all sailors, and holder of the prestigious TYHA 5 Gold Anchor Accreditation.
The marina area at Carrickfergus boasts excellent amenities for berthing, setting sail and relaxing. The impressive marina building hosts the customer service team, who are friendly, confident and experienced, ready to greet any visitor 24 hours a day.
Carrickfergus Marina’s excellence has been reflected by receiving the prestigious quality accreditation of TYHA 5 Gold Anchor as well as designation as an RYA Sailability Centre. There's always a warm welcome from the staff at Carrickfergus Marina and the exclusive amenities provided in the Marina building will make your stay all the more enjoyable. No detail is overlooked in the exclusive bertholder facilities. Immaculately presented showers, and personal laundry service, together with a bespoke marine services area and state of the art meeting/conference facilities, are just some of the facilities available.
The area around the Marina is a hub of activity, with a modern complex that offers restaurants, a children's play facility, a hotel, a multi screen cinema, convenient superstore and a vibrant sailing club. There are inviting bar/restaurant facilities overlooking the marina and harbour - the ideal way to laze away a long summer evening or enjoy a hot drink on a winter's night. The customer service team, located at the marina local information point, will also be delighted to provide information about other activities and places of interest in the town and beyond.
Over the years, Carrickfergus Marina has gained a world-wide reputation for the excellence of its on-shore facilities and for its friendly, knowledgeable staff.
What's more, throughout the year and particularly in the summer, there are great festivals and other events to be enjoyed. So, for serious sailors and boating enthusiasts alike, it all adds up to a great experience in a spectacular setting - Carrickfergus Marina.
We look forward to welcoming you.
* Carrickfergus Marina is part of the Malin Waters partnership - for more details please click here.
For further information on Carrick Marina Berth Holders Association (CMBHA) please click here.