Whether you want a full-service boatyard or an individual mechanic who will come to your home dock, you’ll find that the Chesapeake region is swarming with competent well-trained service technicians and facilities. Look for ABYC (American Boat & Yacht Council) certification to ensure the highest standards of quality and professionalism.
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This section was prepared by the marketing department of Chesapeake Bay Magazine.
McDaniel Yacht Basin features more than 20 acres of well-protected anchorage and has more than 200 wet slips, 31 of which are covered, 12 are reserved for transients, with another 10 or so dedicated for sales. The marina can accommodate boats with a max LOA of 70 feet, and a max beam of 18 feet. The site has capacity to store more than 400 boats on land.
Shelter Cove Yacht Basin is located on 17 acres and offers 150 wet slips, 28 of which are covered, 9 are reserved for transients. The marina can accommodate boats with a max LOA of 50 feet, with a max beam of 12 feet. High/dry rack storage capacity for 100 boats with year around forklift service is also available.
Bowleys Resort Marina is quite literally at the Bay’s heart. Nestled on the peninsula between Seneca Creek and Middle River means no lengthy river trips or tricky channels to worry about. Taking only minutes to get from the Marina to the Bay, it is the quickest and most direct route into the Chesapeake Bay.
Tolchester Marina is a full service marina located on the Eastern Shore of the beautiful Chesapeake Bay. Located at buoy 21, 20 miles north of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge and 30 miles south of the C&D Canal, Tolchester is easily accessible both by water and by land.
Haven Harbour Yacht Services offers a complete range of marine maintenance, repair, and installation services on-site at our two Rock Hall, Maryland locations. Our 30 in-house specialists hold unrivaled expertise in a wide array of industry disciplines, including engine work, carpentry, electronics, electrical systems, painting and gelcoat, refrigeration and more. Most of our technicians are trained and certified by the American Boat and Yacht Council (ABYC), the American Boat Builders and Repairs Association (ABBRA) and the National Marine Electronics Association (NMEA). Haven Harbour Yacht Services is a highly trusted operation, authorized by Yamaha, Yanmar, Mercury MerCruiser, Fischer Panda, Volvo Penta and many more. We also maintain the most fully-stocked marine stores in our region, open year-round with knowledgeable and friendly staff.
With slips that can accommodate yachts from 30’-70’, resort level amenities, marina services and friendly staff; Bay Bridge Marina has become home to a community of boaters and marine professionals. Conveniently located at the base of the Chesapeake Bay on Kent Island, and within minutes of Annapolis and Baltimore, it is the ideal destination for boaters on the Bay.
J. Gordon specializes in complete marine systems: designing, selling, installing, interfacing and repairing. All work is performed in-house by our highly skilled craftsmen from each department who work together in a coordinated plan to ensure all the parts come together smoothly. This approach of having J Gordon & Co perform all systems in-house is a cost savings to our customers by not having multiple companies working on your boat, sometimes in conflict with each other. Update your present vessel or purchase a used boat and have the interior redesigned to customized specifications for generally well under the cost of a new yacht.
Port Annapolis’ services are geared to make your boat maintenance easy and convenient. From stem to stern, we offer some of the regions best yacht service technicians. Our ABYC certified technicians can get your boat on the water and help you keep it sailing for years to come. You can also use our ample facilities to do-it-yourself in a yard structured for environmental compliance.
We are proud to be a Maryland Clean Marina and we have been awarded the Maryland Clean Marina award by the Maryland Marine Trades Association and DNR. We take pride in properly maintaining and consistently offering you a convenient and pleasurable visit. We currently offer 140 Boat Racks, 60 Wet Slips, 42 Lift Slips, and can accommodate vessels from 16′ to 55′.
Family owned and operated for over 150 years! A full service facility that has rolled with the tides of time. Proud to provide recreational boaters, commercial fishermen, and the yachting community workmanship they can trust.
Our Yacht Center has 4 Travelifts ranging in size from 30 to 85 tons, facilities accommodate up to 1,500 boats on land with water and electric available all year ‘round. A state of the art storage facility paired with a highly trained and skilled crew makes our Yacht Center one of a kind.
From simple oil changes and tune-ups to full re-power and cosmetic repair, we can do it all. We employ a full staff of marine mechanics and technicians in addition to having the expertise of a Yacht Builder on-site. We are going to fix your problem while staying on budget and delivering on time.
Rockhold Creek Marina is one of Galahad’s newest properties to add to the beautiful collection. Rockhold Creek is located in Deale Maryland and features 55 boating slips. The slips can accommodate boats up to 45ft in length and with a 10ft beam. Our marina also has a humble boatel service for up to 12 boats and a land storage capacity of up to 90 boats on stands.
The three boatyard and marina facilities of Campbell’s Boatyards offer a complete range of services, from custom boatbuilding, restoration, and repairs to winter dry storage and slip rentals. Since 1993, Campbell’s Custom Yachts has been building only the finest custom boats – whether a 31-foot cocktail cruiser or a 42-foot luxury yacht – for those boat owners looking for exceptional quality, construction, and service. The experienced Campbell’s crew is on hand to serve you in a friendly, relaxed atmosphere while continually providing the quality craftsmanship and attention to detail that has earned us a reputation for excellence in marine service.
Your watercraft was a major investment, so you need to keep it in top condition to retain its value. Bring your freshwater or saltwater vessel to our boatyard for enhancive boat and yacht services. Yacht Maintenance Company has been serving commercial vessel operators, government agencies, watermen, and yacht owners in Cambridge, Easton, St. Michaels, and Annapolis, Maryland for over 25 years. Our full-time staff is experienced in every aspect of boat building, repair, and maintenance, and our railway gives us the ability to haul large vessels, making our facility one of the finest boatyards on the East Coast.
Locally owned Generation III Marina is an Interlux professional application center. You’ll get great results on barrier epoxy, wood stains, and hull sealants when you let us handle the job. We also provide excellent, certified Awlgrip refinishing.
Come visit us at Goose Bay Marina off of the Potomac River in Welcome, Maryland. While here, we can assist you in your boating service needs with our on site full service marine maintenance team.
Hope Springs Marina is a full-service marina located on a protected section of beautiful Aquia Creek, offering a 300 rack indoor fully enclosed boathouse, 180 deep water slips, 4 paved launch ramps and 700 feet of sandy beach, all just minutes from the Potomac River. Only four miles from Interstate 95 (Exit 140), Hope Springs boasts over six acres of parking, a picnic area with a fire-pit, and a spectacular clubhouse for our guests. Boaters will appreciate the variety of amenities available, including an on-site convenience store, a fully tiled and air conditioned bathhouse with showers, and a laundry room as well as a nicely equipped fitness center. 30 amp metered electrical hookups, and a modern pump-out and dump station are found on the docks.
Deltaville Yachting Center and Chesapeake Yacht Sales has been helping boaters have fun with boats since 2001. We strive to bring our customers a best in class boating experience using the capabilities of our team, our facility and the brands we represent. Every boat is the owners pride and joy, and we work to have our efforts reflect that fact. Boating is a pastime of enjoyment, our interaction with our customers will at all times focus on ways we can further our service to our customers using the principles of quality, service and fair dealing. Our ABYC and factory certified techs give personal attention with professional experience. As dealer experts of Catalina Yachts, True North Down-east Style Powerboats, Albin Trawlers, Mainship Trawlers, and Carolina Classic Sport Fishing Boats, DYC offers full service for marine engines, hulls, systems and generators. We are active dealers for Yanmar, Cummins, Onan, NexGen, Selden, Harken, Alwgrip, Pettit, Cruisair, Interlux. DYC offers slips, boatyard, enclosed boatel, boaters lounge & pool. Awards include: Va. Clean Marina, Best of Bay, Best of Rivah, Marina Life Best Marina, Best Boating Facility, Best Place to Buy a New Boat. Come by or call to experience the friendly reasonable approach to quality marine service by Deltaville Yachting Center.
Retreat to relaxation at Bluewater Yachting Center – the best docking destination along the Southern Chesapeake Bay. With vast slip space and spacious new facilities, Bluewater Yachting Center offers groups, boats, and yachters a prime locale for transient, seasonal, and annual docking within Hampton, Virginia’s city limits. Since 2002, the yachting center has been a crown jewel for the Bluewater network, offering unparalleled hospitality and service for all our guests and visitors.
SeaTask is the premier Rainman Watermaker Sales, Service & Technical Support facility in the USA. SeaTask ships desalinator systems nationwide and globally, and carries a full line of Rainman Watermaker and desalination systems and spares in stock.