Visitor boat moorings

If you have your own boat, there are free moorings available for up to 24 hours at Townend Wharf and Horsefair Quay, and fee paying moorings are available at Charter Quay.

Enforcement action will be taken against any person permitting a boat to overstay on a 24 hour mooring or that moors unlawfully.  

Townend Wharf

  • Townend Wharf is located at the southern edge of the town centre
  • no services are provided

Horsefair Quay

  • Horsefair Quay is located outside John Lewis, adjacent to Kingston Bridge
  • stop and shop provides free moorings in the daytime (up to 2 hours between 9am and 8pm)
  • free overnight moorings if you arrive after 8pm
  • no return within 24 hours
  • no services are provided

Charter Quay (private mooring)

  • free for the first 24 hours of stay
  • thereafter at a rate of £5.00 per 24 hours or part thereof for a maximum of 6 additional days
  • on arrival register with and pay any appropriate fee to Thames Visitor Moorings (TVM) on their website or telephone 01932 506131
  • For terms and conditions check the TVM website 

Visitor mooring locations map