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Aquavista: Investment to support development

Private equity-backed carve out creates UK’s leading independent inland marina operator.

Sector
  • Travel & leisure

Aquavista is the largest operator of inland marinas in the UK.

Deal type
  • Management buyout

Aquavista is the largest operator of inland marinas in the UK, with 18 marinas across the UK and more than 2,500 boat moorings across its sites.

Its locations offer a wide range of services including residential and leisure moorings, chandlery, maintenance and repair works.

In December 2018 LDC invested in the business to support the development of the existing marina estate, to continue to improve the customer experience, broaden leisure services and add new locations.