Shopping at Port Solent
Port Solent: Shopping, Dining, and a Picturesque Marina Experience
Experience Premier Shopping and Dining at Port Solent Marina! Enjoy picturesque views of boats and marina activities while exploring a variety of shops and restaurants situated around the marina.
Port Solent boasts 452 berths and one of Europe's largest locks, offering 24-hour access to the tidal waters of Portsmouth Harbour and convenient entry into The Solent.
In addition to its maritime charm, Port Solent features The Odeon, a state-of-the-art multiplex cinema with 6 screens and a digital sound system. Developed on reclaimed land between Horsea Island and the Paulsgrove coast, Port Solent marina opened in April 1988, inaugurated by HRH Princess Anne, the first boat to enter the new marina facility was the Lively Lady sailed by Sir Alex Rose the celebrated round the world sailor from Southsea. Dive into this vibrant destination, where shopping, dining, and entertainment meet in a stunning waterfront setting.
To the northern side of the marina is a residential development of some 414 houses, approximately 205 of these have private moorings, as well as the Oyster Quay apartment development. Oyster Quay is home to 167 luxury apartments in a six / seven story building overlooking the eastern edge of the marina and includes a leisure centre, spa and gym.
The shops and restaurants at Port Solent are located on two levels overlooking the eastern and southern side of the marina providing great views of the boats and all of the marina activities.
The Boardwalk was designed to have a Mediterranean feel and has a covered walkway which allows easy access to stroll around the centre whatever the weather. There are thirteen bars and restaurants around The Boardwalk as well as boutiques, shoe shops, books and gifts.
In addition to The Boardwalk there is a further area adjacent to the main car park, where Snow and Rock have a large store boasting one of the largest ranges of ski, snowboard and outdoor products in Europe.
Located next door is the David Lloyd health and fitness centre with an indoor swimming pool, squash courts, gym, spa, and members club and dining facilities.
At the western end of Port Solent the marine based businesses are based, a fully serviced boat yard, marine engineers and repair facilities, boat sales and a chandlery.
PORT SOLENT - ESSENTIAL INFORMATION:
Port Solent address: Port Solent, Portway, Cosham, Hants, PO6 4TP
Port Solent telephone: 02392 210606 (management team)
Port Solent car parking: large free car park
Marina: 800 berth Premier Marina