Used Boat Shows

NEXT EVENT: USED BOAT SHOW & CHANDLERY FAIR

Burnham Yacht Harbour, Essex – Essex Used Boat Show – 13th to 15th October 2017

Chatham Marina, Kent – Kent Used Boat Show – 13th to 15th October 2017

This year we are combining our Essex and Kent Used Boat Show events across one weekend to allow for people to move between the two shows easier. We will know numbers closer to the time but are expecting over 100 sail and motorboats on display between the two locations.

To enter your boat into the Essex or Kent Used Boat Shows please use the following links to print the required entry forms:
Used Boat Show 2017 entry form plus one of the following brokerage form packs if your boat is not already listed with us:

Please send your completed entry form(s) to the relevant office, the address of which can be found on the form or on our contact us page.

Incorporating “Meet The Professionals”
There will be a number of trade stands from leading marine manufacturers and suppliers on Saturday 14th October at our Essex show. This is an ideal opportunity for you to meet and discuss with specialists all aspects of boat ownership.

Buyers
• Unrivalled selection of yachts and motorboats on site available to view and buy
• Helpful and friendly staff
• Free entry, catalogue, parking and coffee!
• Comprehensive sales particulars on each yacht and motorboat
• Multiple viewings
• Professional advice on buying process, surveys, contracts, finance and insurance
• Meet The Professionals exhibition for helpful and impartial advice
• Register your requirements before the show for fast track entry

Vendors
• Free entry for your boat
• Free berthing for seven days
• Many months’ worth of viewings compressed in to three days
• Normal commission rates apply
• Yachts and motorboats accepted on sole agency listing
• The Used Boat Show where buyers commit to purchase
• Full commitment from experienced professionals to sell your boat!


SUFFOLK USED BOAT SHOW

Suffolk Yacht Harbour, Levington – Used Boat Show 27th – 29th  October 2017
Our Suffolk Used Boat Show is held at the end of October at our Levington Office in Suffolk Yacht Harbour.

It is the largest, longest running and most successful used boat show on the East Coast. We usually have some 110 yachts entered in our show both afloat and ashore. A months’ worth of purchaser viewings are compressed into three days. We normally achieve a staggering sales rate of some 20% to 25% of boats exhibited. There is no fee to enter your yacht or motorboat in the show – indeed there is even free berthing or hardstanding for nine days! An important event on the East Coast – it is not to be missed! Media coverage for the Suffolk Used Boat Show has included BBC Look East and ITV About Anglia, Sky as well as BBC News 24 & BBC Radio Suffolk together with yachting press.


ESSEX USED BOAT SHOW

Burnham Yacht Harbour, Burnham on Crouch – Used Boat Show 13th – 15th October 2017
The Essex Used Boat Show will be held on the third weekend in October at our Burnham Office.

First held in 2013 the Essex Used Boat Show has grown steadily each year and we expect to have around 90 boats entered in our show both afloat and ashore. Boats for sale can achieve many a months’ worth of prospective purchaser viewings in just three days, while purchasers can easily compare numerous different boats all in one location. There is no fee to enter your yacht in the show and there is free berthing for the week for visiting exhibitors. An important date in Essex for both selling & buying a boat – it is not to be missed!


KENT USED BOAT SHOW

Chatham Marina, Kent – Used Boat Show 13th – 15th October 2017

Chatham-Marina-Boat-Show

Our Chatham Marina Used Boat Show is held annually in October at our Chatham Office.

It is our autumn Used Boat Show on the North Kent Coast. We usually have a large selection of yachts and motorboats entered in our show afloat. Like our show in Levington, a months’ worth of purchaser viewings are compressed into three  days. We normally achieve a staggering sales rate of 20% of boats exhibited at the show.

There is no fee to enter your yacht or powerboat in the show – indeed there is even free berthing for 7 days! An important event on the Kent Coast – it is not to be missed! Media coverage for the Chatham Used Boat Show has included BBC Radio Kent and KFM Radio together with the yachting press.


Used Boat Show visitor comments

“Well organised and professional setup. Staff were helpful and informative. We found your boat show to be as well if not better organised than most.” C. W., Oundle

“We found the day very useful.” S. P., Bexleyheath

“The catalogue was good and the staff excellent.” R. V., Norwich

“Everything was organised extremely well and the staff were very helpful and knowledgeable.” G. S., Woodbridge

“The fair offered me the excellent opportunity to review several likely – and less likely! – alternatives and in this respect found it extremely useful.” G. S., High Wycombe

“I did enjoy the show which in part reflect the fact that there was a good range of boats available. You and your colleagues were very helpful.” D. C., Colchester

“We discussed changing our boat with a couple of your staff and received good guidance and sensible advice.” P. D., Maldon

“The event was run professionally and was a good opportunity to see a wide range of craft in one place.” J. W., Bishops Stortford

“We found the event useful to actually be able to go on different boats, if not only to find the one we liked but to eliminate those we did not.” G. L., Great Notley