The port of Saint-Nazaire-sur-Charente is located in Charente Maritime, at the mouth of the estuary of the Charente estuary on the Atlantic. It has 80 moorings.

At the estuary of the Charente is the Madame Island, the smallest of the Charente Islands. To the North, the Island of Aix awaits you with its 600 m wide by 3 km long crescent-shaped coastline. Among other things, discover its forts (including the most famous Fort Boyard), but also Fort Liedot and the Fort de la Rade. Further North, you will find the Island of Ré with its 100 km long coastline, sandy and pebble beaches, marshes and cliffs. Further South, the Island of Oléron is the largest metropolitan French island after Corsica and measures 34 km long and 12 km wide



  • Adress: Le Port – 17780 Saint-Nazaire-sur-Charente
  • Tel : +33 (0)810 100 135
Weather at St-Nazaire-sur-Charente
humidity: 93%
wind: 6m/s SSE
H 7 • L 7

The Port

Port features

The port of the Saint-Nazaire-sur-Charente marina offers 80 moorings. Open from 1 April through 31 October: the rest of the year, you can winter your boat in our port of Soubise.

Mooring area

All type of boats can be welcomed:

  • sailing boats as well as motor boats,
  • monohulls, bi-hulls or trimarans
  • small boats up to 5 meters as well as bigger ones up to 16 meters.


Shops and services available at Saint-Nazaire-sur-Charente

  • At soubise: Fittings, Sanitary facilities, Restaurant, Water -Taxi “Le Rohan” to get to Rochefort, camping grounds, bicycle paths.
  • Nearby: supermarkets, fuel stations, press shop, bars, bakery, pharmacy, florist.


Choose the package that fits your navigation needs:

  • Package simple mooring buoy (in limited numbers) : 7 months of mooring buoys from 1 April through 31 October
  • All-inclusive package : 7 months on mooring buoys from 1 April through 31 October, followed by 5 months of wintering on the boatyard of the Soubise port (secure site: closed and with alarm system).
  • Other packages available at the Soubise port: Simple winterizing, dry berths with unlimited launchings, pray-wash of the hull and engine flushing each time the boat returns from navigating, sailboat parking with 5 or 10 outings a year (mast rigging/unrigging service) …


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Port Adhoc Saint-Nazaire-sur-Charente Team


Antoine Poinsot

Marina Manager

Pierre Dizien

Assistant Marina Manager