Windermere lake: fees and charges

Fees and charges for Windermere from 1 April 2016.

 All prices include VAT at the appropriate rate.  

Permanent swinging moorings

(Third party insurance compulsory)  

Annual charges (for a 12 month period commencing 1 April)

  • open deck yachts: £711
  • moorings with no boat attached for the whole licence period: £550
  • all other craft up to maximum length of 11m: £127.50 per metre
  • commercial moorings: £1,402.50
  • service moorings: £1,220.50
  • local resident discount: subject to being registered for full SLDC council tax and not in arrears or receiving second home relief, (pro rata as the year progresses): £182

Mooring licensees are entitled to limited free use of slipway, tractor, mast hoist and unlimited showers.

Holiday moorings

Minimum third party insurance compulsory.

  • per night (excludes slipway fee): £13.50 at Belle Isle, Waterhead, Fell Foot
  • winter let holiday moorings (November to March): £265


Ferry Nab Marina berths

(Annual charges for a 12 month period commencing 1 April)

  • boats up to 12 metres LOA: £5,068

  • boats up to 13 metres LOA: £5,490

  • boats up to 14 metres LOA: £5,912 

Short term jetty berthing

Ferry Nab public jetties only:

  • permanent mooring holder per night arrival after 5pm depart before 10am, or any period over 4 hours: £13.50
  • non permanent mooring holder per night arrival after 5pm depart before 10pm (three pre bookable jetty berths NMH only), or any period over 4 hours: £35


Annual boat storage fees at Ferry Nab

  • tenders in racks maximum LOA 3.10m (10ft 2inches), mooring holders: £112 per year

  • trailered dinghy storage maximum LOA 5.5m (18ft): £306 per year

  • trailered catamaran storage: £367 per year

Holiday boat storage: April to October 

(Minimum third party insurance)  

  • powered craft and catamarans maximum LOA. 5.5m: £25 per night

  • non powered trailered dinghy up to a maximum of 5.5m: £10 per night

  • maximum of two weeks at any one time excludes one launch fee

Winter storage at Ferry Nab: November to March

  • boats: (limited space) £36 per metre

  • trailer storage (limited spaces): £31.50 per month

  • public showers Ferry Nab (during opening hours), price per token: £1
    free to mooring, storage and slipway clients

  • tractor (per half hour): £25
  • mast hoist  (per use): £25
  • lake chart (laminated): £4.50
  • power wash: £25
  • plastic number boards (pair) : £15
  • sewage pump out for mooring holders £2 for single use, £15 for 10 uses

  • sewage pump out for non-mooring holders  £4 for single use, £35 for 10 uses

Boat registration (per calendar year)

National Park boat registration 

Contact us

  • Phone 015394 427 53