Make Memories On the Water

We take care of everything else

Welcome to Southampton Dry Stack

Dry Stack is the ideal boat storage method for those who want to make the most of their leisure time and enjoyment of boating.

If you own a motorboat, Rib , Sports boat this is the perfect solution to reduce costs , maintenance and hassle. The ultimate protection for your investment, leaving you to simply enjoy making memories on the water.

Southampton Dry Stack offers a unique, dedicated service with both fully undercover and outside Dry Stack packages. With two state of the art specialist marine forklifts ensuring that your boat is ready for you when you want it and safe and cared for when you don’t.



Your boat is stored safely out of reach on our fully secure gated site, with 24 hour monitored CCTV network

Weather Protection

Our undercover Dry Stack packages offer full protection from gel coat destroying UV and the elements. Outdoor Dry Stack provides peace of mind that your boat is safe and sound and not subject to the worries of a boat living in the water.

Better performance and economy

Your boats hull is pressure washed after every trip meaning no growth or barnacles saving you on fuel and antifouling costs.

Easy Maintenance

Your boat lives out of the water and so jobs of any type are easy to complete and expensive lifting fees avoided. Our service racks are fully supplied with water and electricity making completing any tasks on your boat simple.

These days time is precious

At Southampton Dry Stack your time is spent on the water enjoying yourself where it should be. when you return simply tie up alongside the pontoon and we take care of all of the rest……its what we love and what we do!


It is an accepted fact that a Dry Stacked boat depreciates far less than a boat kept in a marina. Many Insurance companies also offer discount to Dry Stack customers as they recognise the benefits, lower risks and heightened security.


It is important to look after our beautiful natural surroundings. A Dry stacked boat has no requirement for toxic antifouls and your cleaner hull reduces fuel burn. We drain your boat after every use meaning far less oily water in your bilges.


Tailored packages to suit your requirements. Annual, Seasonal (winter or Summer) 6 month packages, monthly, weekly packages available. We can even accommodate one off launches and lifts to both private owners and trade. All of your needs can be taken care of at Southampton Dry stack.


The whole site including our waterfront car park are covered by a state of the art CCTV system that is monitored 24 hours a day.

Complete care for your boat

Simply phone us 1 hour before you would like to use your boat and we will have it prepared for sea and ready on the pontoon for your arrival.

We take care of everything …….Covers, bungs , drainage tubes , hull inspections and much more. We also cold flush outboard engines if they have the facility to do so. If they don’t then do not worry we can simply put you onto an easy access service rack where you can flush your engine inboard or outboard with ease should you wish too.

After a perfect day out on the water, simply tie up on our long pontoon and leave everything to us or if you wish we can put you on a service rack for you to complete any tasks that you wish , the choice is always yours.

Additional services

  • New and Used Brokerage through Idealboats and Southampton Dry Stack
  • Onsite RYA training centre
  • Boat logistics and transportation
  • Trailer Storage and hire
  • Boat Valeting
  • Storage sheds
  • Engine servicing and Boat repairs
  • Cover making/Upholstery
  • Commercial office/workshop letting
  • Our sister site Quayside Marina offers full marina and boatyard services for sail and power.
Registered Address

Drivers Wharf, 146 Millbank Street, Southampton SO14 5QN

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Tel. 023 8023 8084

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