Redbay Leisure


Redbay Boats are committed to building serious products meeting the demands of both our customers and today’s stringent regulations. All RIBs are built in accordance with modern International Standard Organisation (ISO) regulations, required by the Recreational Craft Directive (RCD). These include Construction (materials, workshop control, scantlings), Systems (fuel, electrical, fire protection, bilge pumping, steering etc), Stability and many other specific regulations.


A continuous cycle of development

Today Redbay Boats use a perfect combination of dedicated CAD packages with controlled modern construction processes, to achieve products that meet the demands and expectations of our customers and ourselves. Traditional values are still evident throughout the company, and knowledge is still the best design tool we have.


Redbay Boats is in a continuous cycle of developing and redeveloping the product range, to ensure that we remain at the very forefront of the industry. Many of our staff have valuable sea experience, reflected in the close association with the local RNLI station.

Quality Assured

Redbay Boats’ Quality Management System covers all aspects from Sales, Production right through to aftersales activities. The system was developed in-house, allowing for optimisation to our production line. Each new build undergoes strict quality management procedures, including up-to 200 point checks through the build program. This is further reinforced by thorough pre-delivery inspections and sea trials.


Redbay Boats use only raw materials approved for marine use, and source the best components, judged on our own experiences at sea. “Redbay Boats aims to manufacture and deliver a Best-In-Class product to both it’s leisure and commercial customers. The company is committed to quality excellence, as well as providing an unrivalled customer service.”


All the latest news and information from Redbay Leisure

  • This week we launched a new Stormforce 1050 build specifically for Southampton Boat show. Propulsion is lead by the NEW Suzuki DF350A. During the sea trials we saw speeds upwards of 55 knots, but with a few tweaks we will be able to get it up to......

  • The weather is looking perfect and our annual  Ardbeg Trip is a ‘go’ for this weekend.  Redbay Boats annual RIB trip to Islay and the Ardbeg Whiskey Distillery will take place this Saturday the 23rd of August.  This is open to all Redbay RIB owners. It will......

  • Stormforce 1050 “Canongate” Congratulation to Paul Hilton on taking deliver of his new Stormforce 1050. Paul and Tom left Redbay this morning destined for Tobermory where Paul will use his new boat for leisure cruising around the west highlands with his family. This boat features......


Seeing the process at work and meeting the team gave me real insight into Redbay


Giving potential customers the opportunity to see what Redbay Boats is all about is very rewarding. A chat over coffee and a tour of the factory is often a key factor in the decision-making process. Knowing what they are getting gives considerable peace of mind.