Yes it's true: you can get just about anything when it comes to nautical needs in Phuket. Since the island has several world-class marinas chandlers and specialists can be easily found. Peruse the list of what's available below.
Cin Huat hardware store
This shop is a local institution and Khun Daeng is a walking computer on most nautical spare parts and services. What she does not have in stock she will order in. Amazing finds can be discovered in this shop with everything from fan belts and spark plugs to adhesives and shackles. Anchor chain re-galvanising can also be arranged.
- Address: 18 Rassada Rd, near the fresh market, Phuket Town 83000
- Tel: 076 211 098 - Fax: 076 211 097
East Marine is the largest yacht chandlery and marine supply in Thailand and stocks the most extensive range of quality marine products and accessories available. They are situated in Phuket Boat Lagoon Marina, adjacent to the world-famous Repair and Refit factory and well-stocked rigging department. At East Marine, they are passionate about boats and committed to supplying the highest quality marine equipment and service. East Marine have more than 22 world best distributable brands and products known to marine world.
- Opening Hours: 08:00 - 17:00 closed on Sundays
- Location: Boat Lagoon Marina
- Tel: 081 0828 811 or 081 0823 113
P&J Chandlery Co Ltd
Double shopfront on marina boardwalk. Epiglass distributor in Phuket. Stocks paint, anti foul, epoxys, resins, cleaning gear and handy bundles of bulk rags.
- Address: Phuket Boat Lagoon, 20/19 Thepkrasattri Rd, Koh Kaew, Phuket 83200
- Tel: 076 239 115 or 076 238 804 - Fax: 076 238 804
Rolly Tasker Sails (Thailand Co., Ltd.)
An extensive range of quality chandlery items including rope, stainless steel, blocks, sail repair kits and lots more.
- Address: 26/2 Chaofa Rd, Chalong, Phuket 83130
- Tel: 076 280 347 - Fax: 076 280 348
Sin Dee Hardware
This large, double-fronted shop is crammed with an astonishing range of general and not-so-general hardware items at reasonable prices.
- Location: Telang Nga Road, Phuket Town
Surapol Boaters Center
Very well stocked speciality marine store with all types of parts, large and small, as well as fenders, ropes, shackles, toilets, inflatables, accessories, boat care products, outboards, bilge pumps and lots more. Also does dinghy repair and maintenance. Located half a mile before the Phuket Boat Lagoon on main road to airport from Phuket Town.
- Address: 53/1 Moo 2 Thepkasattri Rd, Koh Kaew, Phuket 83200
- Tel: 076 239 413
Udomwongwattanakit Co., Ltd.
The name many be long but this is one of the best stocked general hardware stores in Phuket. Has a lot of marine parts and spares. Friendly service.
- Address: 10-12 Phang Nga Rd, Phuket Town 83000
- Tel: 076 217 277/8 or 076 211 185 - Fax: 076 212 342