Self drive motor boats
for use in Chichester Harbour

Call to book:

07784 029291

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Weather and tide information
Chichester Habour weather stations: click on these for current local wind, wave and tide conditions

  • At the harbour entrance, outside of the charter area
  • Within the harbour & within the charter area
  • Tide times - The latest 7 day tide prediction for Chichester Harbour from Admiralty EasyTide.
  • Weather - Met Office 5 Day forecast for Chichester Harbour

    Chichester Harbour Conservancy
  • The Conservancy is the statutory Harbour Authority and is responsible for the safety of navigation, the regulation of moorings, works and dredging, enforcement of harbour byelaws and the collection of dues and charges. Its duty is the conservancy, maintenance and improvement of the Harbour and the Amenity Area for recreation and leisure, nature conservation and the natural beauty. The Conservancy also acts as the Joint Advisory Committee for the Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB). (Source CHC)

    Itchenor Ferry

    Mobile Telephone: 07970 378350 or call Ferry on Channel 8

    A seasonal ferry takes passengers across the water to Smugglers Hard, Bosham. You can then take a pleasant hours walk to Bosham or further afield. To catch the ferry walk to the end of the jetty and he will either be there or returning shortly. Do not panic sometimes he may be 15 minutes or so as he also takes mariners to and from their moored vessels.

    The seasonal ferry runs from April - the end of October

    Running times: 0900-1800

    Daily: May - 30 September.

    Weekends only: 1 October - 30 April

    Fares each way Adults £3, Children £1, Bikes £0.50

    Something Fishy

    Our boat is a 32 foot twin engine modern fishing boat. Top speed 20 knots complete with all fish finding equipment and safety gear with a license for 12 people...Fully licensed and insured, bait, rods and tuition supplied.

    Chichester Harbour Water

    Enjoy a one and half hour cruise on 'Wingate' around Chichester Harbour. The Water Tours boat is licensed to carry up to 52 passengers,and makes up to 5 public trips a day.


    The Beach House, Cafe Guest

    The Beach House is a friendly family run Guest House and Restaurant. It is located in the centre of West Wittering village, a five minute drive from Itchenor. Rooms start from 40/night. Call Susan for more information 01243 514800

    Stubcroft, A popular campsite & B&B in the Witterings area

    Stubcroft Farm Stubcroft Lane East Wittering 01243 671469

    ChichesterTourist Office 01243 775888


    Richardsons Boating Holidays
    Great value family boating holidays on the Norfolk Broads