Mariners Farm Boatyard - Location

Mariners Farm Boatyard is located on the estuary of the River Medway in North Kent, some eight miles from sheerness and the Thames Estuary. Five miles upstream is Rochester Bridge, 1 mile from Gillingham and 3 miles from Chatham.

By Water:

Mariners Farm Boatyard is located on the south bank of the River Medway at the end of Half Acre Creek. Mariners Buoy is clearly visible and can be found on most charts, please carefully follow the whities after Mariners Buoy taking care to navigate the Dog's leg. Please click on the map below or contact for details.

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By Road:

Coming from the West: Exit the M2 at junction 1 onto A289 and follow signs to Gillingham, the Medway tunnel, and then Rainham. Continue passing Gillingham marina and take the first exit on the roundabout (B2004 Lower Rainham Road) you should now see a sign post for "The Riverside countryside park". Continue on this road, Mariners Farm entrance is left after the Riverside countryside park, marked by a white swinging Mariners Farm sign.


Coming from the East:
Exit the M2 at junction 4, following signs for A278 Gillingham, along Hoath Way, continue straight through two roundabouts. At the third large roundabout (Tescos will be on right hand side) take the 1st exit, and the 3rd exit at the next mini roundabout (A289 Yokosuka Way). Continue striaght across another roundabout heading down towards the river. Take the 2nd exit of the next roundabout, (B2004 Lower Rainham Road) you should now see a sign post for "The Riverside countryside park". Continue on this road, Mariners Farm entrance is left after the Riverside countryside park, marked by a white swinging Mariners Farm sign.

SAT NAV Post code: ME8 7TL