Life Jacket Service Point

Lifejackets, like all safety equipment, need to be checked and serviced at regular intervals if they are to fulfil their function in an emergency. We are committed to on the water safety and are a Lifejacket Service Point for SeaSafe Systems Ltd, UK lifejacket manufacturers.

For more information download the PDF or pick up a leaflet from the Harbour office.

- All types of lifejackets can be serviced.

- Service and certification from £12.95 inc VAT.

Harbour Office

We are open Monday to Sunday, 9am to 5pm, with a duty officer on at the weekends. If you require assistance and there is no one present, please call the harbour office on 01880 820 344, which will be diverted to the listening officer.

Chandlery Reception

**Now open all year long**

Pop in for a warm welcome and some retail therapy as you register your arrival to the marina. Click here for more information.

Toilets, Showers & Laundry

A new updated toilet and shower block opened in December 2018 with upgraded disabled access, baby changing facilities and a new laundry area. A change machine for coins is now available in the toilet block entrance.


Free access for all visitors & berth holders via an externally managed system provided by WiFiSPARK. 24/7 helpdesk is available for customers with connectivity issues, and content filtering & bandwidth control are in place.​

How To Use The Free Wi-Fi

It's quick and easy to join our free Wi-Fi, simply search for "Tarbet Harbour" in Wi-Fi settings on your device, follow the instructions to sign up and enjoy free Wi-Fi during your stay!


Visitor berths are readily topped up, free of charge. Berth Holders can purchase electricity credit at the Harbour Office.

Fuel & Gas

Diesel is available from the fish quay Monday to Friday, 9am-4pm, and on prior arrangement at weekends. Fuel can only be pumped directly into vessels and no longer transported in jerry cans.

Petrol is no longer available in Tarbert. The nearest stations are in Clachan (11 miles south) or Lochgilphead (14 miles north).

Calor Gas is available through the Harbour Office.

Recycling & General Waste

Please help us to help the environment! We take recycling very seriously and would be grateful of your co-operation, so please use the recycling bins provided (marked plastic, paper, glass).

  • General Waste

General waste bins are also provided and you can find these bins beside the Harbour Office.

  • Waste Oil

Waste oil can be disposed of in a container beside the Harbour Office.

  • Battery Disposal

Please enquire at the Harbour Office regarding the disposal of batteries.

  • Pump-out Berth

The token operated pump-out berth facility at Jake's Quay became operational in February 2019.

Car Parking

We're please to announce our new car park is now finished and can be used as of April 2020, there will now be spaces for approximately 40 vehicles.

Luggage & Equipment Transfer

Trolleys and wheelbarrows available at the top of the pontoons.

Marine Services

There are a number of local providers available in Tarbert. From engineers to electricians, sail-makers to boat valet & maintenance. Please ask at the Harbour Office for recommendations and contact details.

Useful Numbers

We have added a short list of important contact numbers such as emergency numbers, doctor surgery and other useful numbers.