Places of Interest nearby
Location address: United Kingdom, Isle of Wight
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Island Harbour Marina, near Newport, Isle of Wight, UK, is a commercial marina situated on the River Medina approximately half-way between Cowes and the County town of Newport. Visiting yachtsmen will find it just past the Folly Inn on the East bank. As the River Medina is tidal, the marina uses lock gates to maintain a sufficient operational depth. When arriving, visiting yachtsman should radio to ‘Island Harbour’ on VHF Channel 80 (the Marina channel), when just passing the Folly. They will then be informed of whether the lock is ready for entry and given instructions accordingly.