Yachtport SA

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WorldAfricaSouth AfricaSaldanha BayYachtport SA

33°01.60′S, 17°57.65′E Chart icon.png
Radio VHF channel 71
Phone +27 (22) 714 4064
Fax +27 (22) 714 4525
E-mail info@yachtportsa.co.za
Berths 20
Max. length 20m
Max. draft between 3m to 8m
Fuel 1100 L Diesel Bowser for refueling
Water Yes, available on berths
Electricity Yes, 240 V
Toilets Yes
Showers Yes
Laundry Yes
Internet WiFi
Cable TV Yes
Hours Monday - Friday 08h00 till 17h00
Address Yachtport SA, Small Craft Harbour, Saldanha, P.O. Box 575, Saldanha 7395, South Africa
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Yachtport SA, is a purpose designed and built marine lift facility and luxury yacht marina which is situated in the Port of Saldanha, 60 nautical miles northwest of Cape Town. Located in South Africa’s largest natural deepwater port, the marina also has a fully equipped boatyard with the only indoor yacht maintenance and repair workshop in Southern Africa.

The main purpose of the facility is to launch newly built yachts and to provide facilities for the preparation of the yachts for their delivery voyage. The facility is also open to other boat owners and operators, as it is able to accommodate other pleasure craft in the Western Cape or those passing around our shores requiring to haul out, inspection, repairs or refurbishment.

The marine lift facility has the largest travel lift in the country and capable of handling catamarans and monohulls of up to 26m loa or 9m beam width and up to 100-ton displacement.

YachtportSA offers full boat cleaning, valet, maintenance and repair services. The facility also boasts premises suitable for Brokerage, Boat Dry Storage, Sail Training, Vessel Surveys, Conferences, and Functions.


Channel 9 or 12 for Saldanha Bay Port Control, Channel 71 for Yachtport SA, Marina Manager Cindy Thomson


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Assistance is available during Yachtport SA maintenance operating hours Monday - Friday 08h00 till 17h00


  • 20 Walk-on Moorings;•9 moorings for catamaran yachts of up to 9m beam width and 20m in length
  • 12 Mono hull vessels up to 5m beam width and up to 20m in length
  • 1 Mooring for yachts up to 30m
  • A 200m fixed quayside is also available for visiting yachts
  • Phase 2: Expansion of moorings with additional 20 berths.
  • 1100 liter Diesel Bowser for refueling
  • Marina Café and lounge


  • 100-ton Travel-lift that has the capacity to lift and transport yachts with a beam width up to 9m and up to 26m in length.
  • Mast stepping crane for masts up to 25m tall and 2 ton is integrated onto the travel lift.
  • Indoor maintenance shed
  • Indoor maintenance shed for yachts up to 26m in length and 14m transport height for under roof cleaning, maintenance and refurbishment, regardless of weather conditions is available.
  • Hardstand space for maintenance and storage is also available
  • Outside storage space for boats on a hardstand


24 hour security and surveillance cameras


Closest shop ±3 km.


Yachtport SA Shuttle Transfers available.


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