Boat and yacht marine finance

Our marine mortgage serves those looking to finance vessels whether they are for personal or business use, and whether they are moored inland on lakes, rivers, canals or on the UK coast or abroad.

What we finance

Our marine mortgage is ideal for financing new and used:

  • Motor yachts
  • Rigid Inflatable Boats (RIBs)
  • Powerboats
  • Narrow boats
  • Cruisers
  • Yachts
  • And many more

Buying a Boat or Yacht

We can arrange for the registration of vessels and mortgages and liaise with your chosen boat broker or vendor if required to ensure that the marine finance process moves forward at the appropriate pace. The chosen vessel itself can be located in the UK or abroad for the duration of the finance agreement.

Our knowledgeable and experienced team ensure you secure a marine finance solution that works for you and your circumstances. Speaking in plain language and putting clients first are at the centre of our ethos.

Our marine mortgages and loans are ideal for financing new and used inland and coastal boats including:

  • Motor boats

  • Motor cruisers

  • Cruisers

  • Rigid inflatable boats (RIBs)

  • Power boats

  • Narrow boats

  • Widebeams

  • Dutch barges

  • Motor yachts

  • Sailing yachts

  • And many more

Please be aware that we do not finance residential boats.

View the full list of boat and yacht manufacturers we support

Refurbishing, Upgrading and Refitting a Boat or Yacht

If you already own a boat and would like to carry out some refurbishment work to restore it to its former glory, we can help you to finance that, too. From a re-engine or replacement rigging to a complete overhaul, our loans can cover a wide range of boat repairs and refits.

  • New engine or outboard engine
  • New rigging
  • New standing rigging
  • New electronics
  • New navigation equipment
  • New decks

If you need to carry out any other refurbishments or repairs that aren't listed here, please do get in touch with us to find out if we can help.

Next Steps

To get started you can explore our marine finance options below, or contact Rob Carr, Arkle's marine expert, on 01933 304789. You can also get a quote here.

Refinance Options

If you already own equipment, Arkle Finance can help you with any refinancing you may need. Refinance is a finance facility offering a quick way for you to access the value of your asset and spend the money where you really need it. For example, you may need to carry out some refurbishment or maintenance work on your equipment or transportation. Refinancing this equipment allows you to unlock the finances you need to carry out this work. If you would like to release equity in an asset nearing the end of its finance agreement, contact us to find out more about the refinancing options we offer.

Why Choose Arkle Finance?

Three reasons to select AFL as a finance partner.

A Tailored Service
A Tailored Service

A member of our team will answer your call quickly, listen to your enquiry carefully and respond with the right facility according to your specific needs.

Great Customer Experience
Great Customer Experience

We provide a transparent, indispensable and inspiring customer experience, setting out to be prompt, diligent, flexible, straightforward, reassuring, and responsive.

Professional & Trustworthy
Professional & Trustworthy

We are ethical and trustworthy lenders who communicate clearly, without unnecessary jargon. We always try to lend responsibly and treat our customers and stakeholders fairly.