The Coral Star is a traditional wooden passenger boat working out of Yarmouth on the Isle of Wight.

Booking is essential, so please b
ook now to avoid disappointment.

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 The Coral Star will be running a  passenger service across the Solent.

                    The trip takes about 40 minutes.

From Yarmouth      09:15   10:45   14:30   16:15

From Lymington     10:00   12:00   15:30   17:00

Return adult £20 child £15…

Single adult £15 child £10


We will also be running trips to view the Needles rocks and lighthouse, from Lymington and Yarmouth.

     Yarmouth to the Needles and back is 1hr 40min approx.

      Monday Wesnesday Friday and Sunday we go from Lymington, via Yarmouth, to the Needles

Leaving at 12:00 return at about 15:15

Adult £30 Child £15

You can spend a few hours in Yarmouth too


Depart for the Needles  from Yarmouth  12:40  return 14:20

Adult £20 child £10

In July August  we will go to the Needles on Wednesdays and Sundays too

The Coral Star is available for private hire 7 days a week.

Yarmouth departure point is behind the lifeboat.

Lymington departure point is at the town Quay and, by request, the harbour master’s pontoon.

The harbour master’s pontoon is next to the sea water swimming pool, RLYC and lifeboat station in Lymington. 

Booking is essential  Tel: 01983 760212

She has a licenced bar onboard with cool soft and alcoholic drinks available. 


A Video of a Needles trip https://youtu.be/Mm1ZsvSG2E4 

Remember on Saturday it’s market day in Lymington, well worth a visit.

A boat ride across the Solent to have a Sunday pub lunch is a pleasant treat.

 She is available for hire for a few hours or even a day. 

Wedding blessings, Renewing vows, christenings, ash scattering, hen & stag parties. Pick-up from Yarmouth or Lymington. £300 first hour, £250 following hours. Can carry up to 40+ people

She was built in 1962 in the West Country, She has always been a tripping boat. She has worked mostly in the Paignton/Dartmouth/Brixham  areas.

Like all proper Domestic Passenger Ships she has to pass two MCA surveys each year and carries all the life saving and radio equipment necessary.

She is licenced by the Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) to safely carry 62 passengers, but that is very friendly. We prefer about 40 passengers.

All trips are weather permitting.

Please phone to avoid disappointment

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