Add a touch of luxury to your visit with an exclusive VIP package

Visitors to this year’s Southampton International Boat Show can now, for the first time ever, add an additional touch of luxury to their visit with the launch of our brand-new Quayside Club.

With the choice of three exclusive VIP packages – White Sea, Coral Sea and Black Sea, visitors will not only enjoy all the show has to offer and the best of the UK leisure marine industry, but they will also be able to enhance their show experience with access to luxury VIP extras and hospitality of the highest level.

The all-new Quayside Club White Sea VIP package includes an official meet and greet on arrival at the show, entry into the show itself, a tour of the deluxe Waterfront Lounge, plus complimentary* drinks and snacks for the duration of your visit.

Upgrade to the Coral Sea package and you will enjoy all the White Sea elements plus you can sit back and relax with a delicious premium served gourmet buffet lunch overlooking the marina, in some of the best seats in the show.

For those visitors looking for the ultimate opulent boat show experience, the Black Sea VIP package covers all your needs. Inclusive of all White and Coral Sea options, with the Black Sea package guests will also enjoy VIP parking, right at the heart of the show and access to the ‘On the Water’ stage private enclosure where you can watch amazing demonstrations including the Fliteboard show, flyboarding or remote-control racing.

Black Sea ticket holders can also sign up to an exclusive on the water boat experience and enjoy an amazing trip on one of four unique craft, including the F8 Landing Craft, Motor Gun Boat 81, a high speed thrill ride or even a twilight cruise with ‘bubbles’ on board the majestic tall ship Morgenster.

All VIP guests will also have the opportunity to take a tour of the show and will have access to a dedicated coat and bag drop off area.

British Marine CEO, Lesley Robinson commented: “This new addition to the Show will provide visitors with an exclusive luxury experience never seen at the show before. Horse racing, music festivals, motor racing and many other events offer fantastic VIP packages, and we are confident our new Southampton International Boat Show VIP tickets will add an amazing new dynamic, alongside all that the show, the exhibitors and the industry has to offer.”

The Quayside Club VIP packages make a perfect gift, an extra special treat, and offer the best way to fully experience a ‘Monaco’ style boat show.

The Southampton International Boat Show is the biggest UK marine festival and one of Europe’s largest on-water events. Attracting thousands of visitors each year, the show boasts some 500 exhibitors, hundreds of boats, plus an array of attractions and exclusive show features.

From tall ships to dinghies, paddleboards to fliteboards, kayaks to catamarans, SUPs to superyachts there’s a boat for everyone at the Southampton International Boat Show which runs over 10 days from 16-25 September, and you can now bring a touch of luxury to your visit with the all-new Quayside Club, for a totally unique boat show experience

To find out more about the exclusive VIP packages and purchase your tickets visit

For more information about the Southampton International Boat Show visit

*Complimentary drinks include: all draught, all house wine and sparkling wine, all soft drinks, tea and coffee, single house spirits and mixers.

The show is open from 10am – 6pm daily except the final Sunday when the show will close at 5pm

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