Pre-Season Berth Holders Bash

Let's Toast to the New Season! This month we are hosting our annual Pre-Season Berth Holders Bash, from our wonderful location South Deep Cafe. Our exciting evening takes place on Thursday 25th April from 7:15pm until late.  We will welcome you with a complimentary glass of Prosecco, and you will have the chance to get [...]

She has looked after you all summer and now it’s time to look after her!

After the first 'cold-snap' of this winter we thought it would be a good time to write about some of the key points when winterising a boat. Most boats on summer moorings and marina berths have now been lifted out of the water and blocked off ashore. But don't just leave it there, the more [...]

The trip of a lifetime in a Wauquiez…

Chris and Helen Tibbs are currently on a break from their sailing trip of a lifetime onboard their stunning and extremely capable Wauquiez Centurion 40. Chris Tibbs is a professional meteorologist and has over 18 years and 250,000 miles at sea, this includes 3 around the world races, the last time as Skipper of CONCERT [...]

The new Flagship… Contest 85CS

She's now out in the fresh air... Flagship launch nears for Contest Yachts, Holland’s leading semi-custom yacht builder. Now well on the way to her 2018 launch, the new 26-metre flagship Contest 85CS is now out of the fitting out hall and the launch is ever closer. It is an exciting time seeing this first [...]

Sir Chay Blyth and his Contest 48

Sir Chay Blyth is best known for his daring and challenging adventures such as rowing the Atlantic in 1966 or competing in the original solo, non-stop round the world yacht race in 1968. He is less well known for his love of cruising...but a man of his stature should know a good boat when he [...]

Luxury Yachts for sale

Are you in the market for a new boat? At Parkstone Bay Yachts, we have a wide variety of luxury yachts for sale, both new and used. Every yacht is different and our team of expert yacht brokers have a wealth of experience, knowledge and a proven track record that will allow them to find [...]

View from the Pontoon

The Parkstone Bay Yachts team have thoroughly enjoyed the first week at Southampton Boat Show and are ‘buoyed’ at how our three boats, the Contest 42CS, RM890 and the Wauquiez 48 Pilot Saloon have been received! 156 boats and products have made their debut this week and despite the weakness of the pound, optimism from [...]