From the 8 March 2021 the yard will be open and boat owners who can satisfy the ‘staying local’ guidance will be able to visit their boats. The office will remain closed over the weekend. Staff continue to monitor berthing lines, canopies etc. Please make contact if you would like further help.


If you require chandlery items – please e-mail your order and items will be placed onboard.


Overnight staying on boats will not be permitted.


The slipway will be open to visitors subject to prior booking and payment.


Please maintain social distancing while on site.

About Us

Ridge Wharf is a marina/boatyard in Poole Harbour accommodating sailing and motor yachts ashore or afloat, offering lift out, servicing, repairs, chandlery and fuel. Set in an area of outstanding natural beauty, conveniently situated for cruising the Jurassic Coast and within easy reach of the Solent, the West Country, France and the Channel Islands. Ridge Wharf is a base from which to experience boating in a relaxed and enchanting manner.  Situated on the South Bank of the River Frome, 1 1/2miles downstream from the ancient market town of Wareham, and 10 minutes from the boating paradise of Poole Harbour. With 170 berths on pontoons, staging and river moorings, considerable hardstanding and winter lay up facilities; all services are available to the yachtsman whether their preference be for sail or power.

Boat Yards Poole Harbour

Phone: 01929 552650    E-Mail:

LAT: 50° 41.1N     LONG: 2° 05.3W