Venues Royal Southampton Yacht Club
Royal Southampton Yacht Club
  • Two clubhouses available for your wedding day
  • Arrive at your ceremony by boat along the marina
  • Wedding breakfast capacity of up to 110 guests
  • A short distance from Southampton city centre
  • In-house chefs create a range of delicious dishes
  • Hold a marquee reception at the Gins Clubhouse

Surrounded by wide views of the marina, the Ocean Village Clubhouse is one of two venues run by the Royal Southampton Yacht Club. You’ll be able to design a wedding package to suit your exact needs, and the club’s pontoons allow for the unique experience of arriving at your ceremony by boat.

Alternatively, hold a wedding under canvas by putting up a marquee on the lawns of the Gins Clubhouse. Whatever your needs and budget, the club’s dedicated wedding co-ordinator will be able to design a day that is perfect for you.


As one of the oldest royal yacht clubs in England, the Royal Southampton is a regional treasure offering a long history of cruising, training, racing and social activities. While the club has kept many of its traditions, they also welcome new members and continue to grow with the support of local families and businesses.


The Ocean Village Clubhouse

The Clubhouse sits at the heart of the marina, with wide views over the water and close transport links to Southampton city centre. Offering a romantic atmosphere in which to exchange your vows, this unique venue has adjoined balconies and private pontoons, so you and your guests can arrange for a boat to pick you up for an unusual drinks reception.

Ceremony capacity – up to 60 guests

Wedding breakfast capacity – up to 110 guests

Reception capacity – up to 130 guests

Gins Clubhouse

The Gins Clubhouse is situated in St Leonards, and offers beautiful views over the Beaulieu River. The lawns make the perfect place to set up a marquee for your wedding breakfast and evening reception.

Breakfast and reception capacity – up to 100 guests in a marquee


The menus at Royal Southampton Yacht Club are designed by their executive chef, and every dish is prepared on site using locally sourced, seasonal ingredients. There are a variety of dining options for you and your guests, and you can work with him to design a catering package perfect for your needs, budget and requirements.

To find out more about this unique wedding venue, get in touch using the contact buttons found on this listing.

1 Channel Way
Ocean Village
SO14 3QF

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