Facilities on site

The town of Ellesmere is situated ½ mile from the marina, a 10 to 15 minute stroll. Set in a very rural setting, within minutes by car in any direction one is in the country side. Within the town the following amenities are available.


Souvenirs, ice cream, sweets, maps, guides magazines.


Yes, but please contact us to check we have the item in stock before travelling to the marina or order via for delivery to your door.

We are very happy to order in specific items for your collection on request.

Beta Engine main dealer (Ask us for a quote to supply or supply and fit).

Waste disposal
Recycling Facilities
Subject to availability
On site parking at owners risk

Free WiFi access for customers and permanent moorers.
Wifi access also available from

Pay Phone
Postal service
Power Hook-up
Site Security
Pub/Restaurant on site
Holiday Apartment
Blackwater Meadow Holiday Apartment available for rental and hire on site
Local Facilities

Co-op Mini Super Market. Cross Street Ellesmere

Spar Mini Super Market. Scotland Street. Ellesmere

Tesco Store-just on the out skirts of town, opening August 2009.

Market Day is on a Tuesday morning, and held in the hall on Scotland Street (opposite the Post Office)

B. Hawkins & Son Family Butchers, 4 Cross Street, Ellesmere, Phone 01691-622329

V. Sanchi MBHI Watchmaker & Jeweller-5 Scotland Street, Ellesmere, Phone 01691-622282

Mobile Phones-Mere Mobiles. 10 Market Street Ellesmere, Phone 01691-623111, or Mobile 07976-068487

J.C. Dykes  Builders Merchants. D-I-Y  Market Street Ellesmere. Phone 01691-624085

North Shropshire Tyres for a lot more than just tyres. Willow Street, Ellesmere. Phone 01691-622088 or 624060

Newdell Computer Solutions, 11 Scotland Street, Ellesmere. Phone 01691-623232
Vermeulen’s Deli and Bakery Cross Street Ellesmere. Phone 016914-622521


Banks- HSBC. 6 High Street, Ellesmere, Phone 08457-404-404

Lloyds TSB. The Square, Ellesmere, Phone 0845-3-000-000

Nat West. Scotland Street, Ellesmere. Phone 0845-300-7817

Post Office

Post Office & Party Shop 26 Scotland Street, Ellesmere,
Phone 01691-622541


Chemist- Rowlands Pharmacy, 5 Cross Street, Ellesmere, Phone 01691-622698. Open Monday to Friday 9am to 6 pm. Saturday 9.00am to 5.30pm


In case of any medical problems,you can contact NHS DIRECT ON 0845 4647 and they can put you in touch with a local doctor.

Doctors- Ellesmere Medical Practise Trimpley Street. Ellesmere. Phone 01691-622711 or 622798 or 623256


Dentist-High Street Dental Practice, 18 High Street, Ellesmere, Phone 01691-623333


Stephen R. Drinnan. 12 Market Street. Ellesmere. Phone 01691-623300

Veterinary Surgeons

Blakemere Veterinary Centre. 12 Talbot Street, Ellesmere. Phone 01691-622201.     Consultation by appointment, Monday to Friday, 9-10am, 2-2.30pm, 5-5.45pm. Sat 9-10am

Internet Cafe

Black Lion. Scotland Street, Ellesmere, Phone 01691-622418

Red Lion. Church Street Ellesmere. Phone 01691-622632.

Several other Pubs, one of which is reputedly the oldest pub in Shropshire, on the way into town from the marina.

Take Away Food

Asian Spices Indian Restaurant & Takeaway 1 Birch Street, Ellesmere. Phone 01691-623689. Closed on Monday(Except Bank Holidays)

Thai-Mere Licensed Restaurant, 5 High Street Ellesmere, Phone 01691-624670 or 624318. Open Monday to Saturday 5.30 to 10.30 pm


Robert Jones & Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital at Gobowen.
Phone 01691-404000


There is a holiday apartment for rent on the marina. More information here Blackwater Meadow Holiday Apartment. Bed & Breakfast Accommodation. Mereside Farm (Just minutes away from the marina) Sandy Lane. SY12 0PA. Phone 01691-622418. email website

Petrol Station

Mere Motors Ltd. Church Street. Ellesmere. Phone 01691-622343

Swimming Pools
Nearest Health Club & Fitness

St. Mary’s Parish Church C. of E. Church Street. Ellesmere.
St Michaels Church & Poor Clare Monastery.
Methodist Church. Trimpley Street.

Public Transport
Railway Station
Bus Service

Dave’s. Phone 01691-622132 or Mobile 07779-339801
Lionel’s. Phone 01691-690319 or Mobile 07831-308994
Les Wolfenden. Phone 01691-624229 or Mobile 07980-297108
Mike Cornes( for a 6 seater taxi) Phone 01691-624468 or Mobile 07850-808916

Tourist Information Centre
Nearest Cashpoint

Apartment Rental

holiday apartment to rent

View our apartment available for holiday rental

Weekly Apartment rental