Welcome to R1 Boat Butlers

We provide boat management services, offering hassle free maintenace, making sure your boat is ready to hit the water when you are. With over 30 years engineering experience your boat is in safe hands.

Whether carrying out repairs, providing specialist cleaning and valeting, or liasing with your prefered team of engineers we aim to make maintenace of your boat stress free.

For all motor boat and yacht services, we can co-ordinate all your service and maintenance requirements . Leave us to do all the hard work so you can enjoy your boating, hassle free.



Mobile Maintenance

We offer a full mobile service to carry out tasks and repairs on your boat wherever it is. Our fully equiped mobile unit can perform most tasks on-site which can often reduce repair costs. So if you need assistance, give us a call and we will attend site for a free evaluation.

Boat Management

Our Boat Management service ensures your boat is ready to go when you are. Dont be dissapointed by arriving for a day out only to find a flat battery or worse. With flexible plans we can make regular or one-off visits to your boat to perform any of the following tasks: engine and electrical checks, refuelling, mooring line inspection, securing for extreme weather, cleaning and valeting, structural and cosmetic repairs and servicing.

Servicing & Safety Checks

For annual servicing, winterisation and safety checks you can rely on us for any task, no matter how small or large. Our network incorperates all ares of marine services including safety checks, inspections and even lifejacket servicing. Not sure if we can help? Just ask, we probably can!

Anitfouling & Gel Repair

Over the years we have established relationships with some of the best marine service providers in the area. We can arrange any type of structural repairs, no matter what construction or type your vessel is. Need help with rigging? have an urgent gell repair? give us a call and we will get it arranged.

Time for your hull to be antifouled? Our experienced and skillful staff will jetwash, prep and antifoul your boat on-site to the highest standard.

Valeting Service

Keep your boat looking at its best. We offer a full valleting service, inside and out leaving you to enjoy your time on the water to the full. We can polish hulls, clean and polish brass and stainless fittings or simply wash down after your day out.
Often boats suffer from damp and mould inside throughout the season. We can clean the interior of your boat, prepare and varnish woodwork, and even clean and repair the upholstry.

Marine Electronics

Need some help with your electronics? We can install updates to existing electronics, repair electrical faults, retro-fit new hardware or provide diognistic advice to faulty equipment. Our service also extends to all services onboard your boat, including bilge pumps, toilets and stoves as well as installation of marine audio systems or AV equipment.

Give us a call and see how we can help you