Details for Dun Laoghaire Marina

Dun Laoghaire Marina

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Average rating 4.2 stars from 4 reviews

Address Harbour Road
Dun Laoghaire, Dublin

Phone+353 (0)120 20040

After hours contact

Facility type

Marina - YES
Club - NO
Fuel - YES
Repair - NO
Municipal - NO
Other - NO

VHF channel

37A, 80A, 16, 14 is the working channel for the Harbour authority.


Email contact

Owner, manager

General Manager - Paal Janson


Captain Simon Coates


Payments acceptedCredit cards - YES
Checks - NO

Payment info

Visa and Mastercard.

Payment discounts

Frequent visitor scheme in operation

Operation (seasonal or year-round)
Year round

Additional info:






Tide & current additional info

Very little current within the marina.


Approach: 4
Transient dockage: 3.6
Fuel dock: Unknown

Other depth info: Minimum Depth throughout - 3.6 metres LWS.

Dock typesWood - NO
Concrete - NO
Floating - NO
Fixed - NO
T/Alongside - NO
Other - NO

Additional info:

Size restrictionsLOA max: 30
Beam max: 6

Other info:


Transient: Unknown
Total: 820
Transient price: $3.60/ft (2013-07-15)

Other price info:


Transient: Unknown
Total: Unknown
Transient price: Unknown

Other price info:

AC power30 amp - YES
50 amp - NO
100 amp - YES

Additional info: Standard 220v 30/60/120 amp shore power available.

Pricing info: 10kw card 3.50, 50kw card 17.50, purchased at Administration.

Cable TV (and pricing)

Phone hookup (and pricing)

Water (and pricing)

Yes - Water quality checked annually - full compliance with current EU standards for drinking water throughout marina.

Dinghy access

Liveaboard info

No - Under Dun Laoghaire Harbour Company Bylaws liveaboards are not permitted.


Fuel brand: Current Contract supplier Maxol. 95 Octane unleaded gasoline and Marked Diesel.

Gas priceUnknown

Other price info: Variable with world price variations.

Diesel priceUnknown

Other price info: Marked Diesel Oil tax free - price also variable dependent upon market price.


Yes - Camping gas cylinders available on exchange. Propane and Butane cylinders can be refilled locally - contact Administration.

Pets welcomeYes

Other pet info: On a leash while on the marina - some people are nervous of dogs no matter how well trained or friendly they may be.

Disability access

Yes - A separate self-contained lavatory and shower facility is available and immediately accessible from the forecourt. They have also installed a hoist for wheelchair users to allow access to their boats.

Launch service

Pump out




Yes - Dun Laoghaire Marina has been awarded ISO14001 recognition for its environmental Management Systems and Procedures. Recycling of dry recyclable materials, glass and used engine oil.


Yes - Free, open 24 hours.


Yes - Free, open 24 hours.


Yes - Coin operated laundry facilities are available 24 hours a day in the Amenity Building. Washing powder is available through the Marina Administration Office.


Yes - Three supermarkets available within 500 metres of the marina.




Yes - Many available within short walking distance including four established Yacht Clubs who welcome visitors.



Hotels or motels

Yes - Royal Marine Hotel 500 metres, and Kingston Hotel 600 metres.

Repair capabilities

Yes - MGM Marina is a boatyard within the marina.

Haul out capabilities

Yes - Through MGM Marina, 50 tonnes.

Storage facilities

Yes - MGM as above.

Fishing supplies

Chartering capabilities

Yes - Yacht and power boat executive charter available.

Internet access

Yes - WiFi

Boat ramp availability


Yes - Local Rail Station 50 metres - trains to Dublin City centre every 20 minutes (12 Kms to the city). Hourly coach service to Dublin Airport (25 Kms) 1 hour journey time. High Speed Sea ferry terminal to Holyhead (Anglesea) 50 metres.

Other services


Local Multi plex cinema - 11 screens, theatre maritime museum.

Reviews for Dun Laoghaire Marina
All facilites and close to YC, 2016-08-10
Captain: , North Shields (330)

Stayed here at the start and finish of the 2016 Round Ireland Race.
Large full service Marina, close to all the delights of the impressively located Royal Irish YC.
Pricey and a walk into town if you need victuals but if you are berthed at the far end furthest away from the shoreside facilities there is a 'shower barge' well placed so you don't have a long trek to the main facilities.
Avoid the pontoon at the far end where the seagulls seem to congregate en masse to feast on pickings from the fishing boats and consequntly leave a great mess.

Large full service marina with 5 star facilities, 2013-01-05
Captain: , Kinsale, Cork, Ireland (257)

This is a large c. 1,000 berth marina with all the facilities which a visitor needs.
Its very well run, and facilities are modern and spotless.
Lots of local fare avaiable both in the Town of Dun Laoghaire, a significant suburb of Dublin, and from the 4 yacht clubs whose buildings line the sea front.
Rail service to Dublin city centre only a 2 minute walk from the marina.
Several local supermarkets

Nice marina but pricey, 2012-06-07
Captain: , glasgow (300)

Nice Marina, well protected, showers ok, a bit of a trek to supermarkets and train ride to dublin, expensive, electricity ,wifi,laundry all extra

Great stop off large marina sometimes swell from the ne/se., 2010-05-31
Captain: , United Kingdom (227)

Great place to start your cruising.Lots of facilities and moorings.For Sea food the Perty kitchen came up to expectations.Sawdust on the floor and red wine with great sea food.

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