British Marine News
27 March 2024
by British Marine


Which marinas will claim the prestigious awards this year?

It's your chance to have a say - place your vote today!

The Yacht Harbour Association (TYHA), kindly anchored by Haven Knox-Johnston, proudly announces the opening of nominations for the 2024 Marina of the Year Awards.

Celebrating a decade of excellence, these awards shine a spotlight on the outstanding marinas and their dedicated staff across the UK and beyond. Recognising those who consistently exceed expectations, the awards honour commitment to superior service and memorable experiences for both resident and visiting yacht owners.

Jon White, General Manager of TYHA, commented: “These awards are a testament to the marina community's excellence, acknowledging those who ensure every visit is exceptional. We eagerly anticipate this year's winners, celebrating the pinnacle of marina service and community.”

There are eight categories in TYHA's Marina of the Year Awards 2024, including:

  • Marina Employee of the Year
  • Coastal Marina of the Year - under 250 berths
  • Coastal Marina of the Year - over 250 berths
  • Inland Marina of the Year
  • International Marina of the Year
  • Superyacht Marina of the Year
  • Marina Team of the Year
  • Sustainable Marina of the Year

Eligibility extends to all TYHA Member Marinas holding Gold Anchor status, and nominations for Marina Employee of the Year are open to marinas, berth holders, and the public.

To vote for your preferred Gold Anchor Marina or nominate an exceptional marina employee, visit TYHA Marina Awards. Remember to include the nominee's full name, their marina, and your reasons for the nomination. Voting concludes at midnight on August 30, 2024.

Winners will be unveiled at the TYHA Awards Ceremony, set to take place at the Southampton International Boat Show 2024 on the Foredeck Stage (Ocean Hall), Wednesday 18 September, at 4 PM, followed by TYHA stand party on stand J150 at 5 PM, kindly sponsored by IGY Marinas.

Discover more about TYHA at

For further details and tickets to the Southampton International Boat Show, visit