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Potomac River Marinas
Take a cruise along the Potomac River and enjoy great marinas along the Virginia, Maryland and D.C. coasts. Whether you are looking to escape to towns nearby, or enjoy the famous tourist attractions in Washington, D.C. , there's no shortage of events and activities along the Potomac.
The Potomac River is one of the largest tributaries in the Chesapeake Bay, and it forms part of the borders between Maryland and Washington, D.C., on the left descending bank and West Virginia and Virginia on the river's right descending bank. With more than 400 miles of great cruising grounds, boaters can spend years, if not a lifetime, exploring new destinations and marinas here.
Our Potomac River Marinas are ready to welcome you and your crew. Reserve your boat slips online today and experience the quaint towns and bustling cities that make this river a first choice boating destination for captains everywhere.
We can't wait to see you on the water, friends!
The Yards Marina, Washington, D.C.
The Yards Marina is a fantastic family-friendly property located on the Anacostia River off the Potomac River, in the heart of Washington D.C. Sitting on the waters edge of the the newly constructed Yards Park town center. This marina and its surrounding ecosystem has a little something for each family member to enjoy throughout your stay. Nationals Park is a quick walk away, so don't miss out on a ball game in the nations capital. Every amenity that you will need while traveling is either at the marina or within walking distance to your slip. Bike rentals, a picnic area and a pool are all available to you nearby to the marina. Bath and showering facilities are being built and will be open to visitors Spring of 2017. Nearby you will find a Harris Teeter grocery store, hotels, plenty of dining options as well as fun upbeat bars. If you want to keep your fitness schedule on track, no worries! You will have access to day passes to a health club. What's neat about The Yards Marina is that they are funded and operated by Living Classrooms, a non-profit organization that strives to make a difference in the lives of children in the Baltimore and Washington DC youth communities. By staying at this marina and enjoying all that the town center has to offer, you are contributing to the positive future of our nations children! Please Note: The Yards Marina has a maximum air draft of 40 feet due to the South Capital/Fredrick Douglass Memorial Bridge. The bridge can be opened, but there is a required 3 week notice for bridge operations. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions regarding this.
The Wharf Marina, Washington D.C.
Book transient slips and moorings at The Wharf Marina in Washington D.C -- a world-class waterfront destination for residents and visitors alike. This remarkable mile-long neighborhood along the Washington Channel of the Potomac River reestablishes Washington D.C., as a true waterfront city and destination. Boaters will enjoy having easy access to residences, offices, hotels, shops, restaurants, cultural uses, marinas, and public areas including waterfront parks, promenades, piers, and docks. Even better, the Wharf Marina is located just south of the National Mall, offering easy access to Washington D.C.’s most beloved monuments and memorials, art venues, sporting events, and more—as well as plenty of transportation options to explore the rest of the District’s attractions. On-site, the Wharf boats more than 300 slips at various locations spanning across its vast promenade, as well as moorings that can accommodate vessels up to 45', and commercial piers. The marina can accommodate vessels of all sizes, including superyachts. Boaters will have access to a host of important amenities, including floating docks, showers, laundry, a ship store, ice, bait & tackle and more. There is also a wide array of retailers, grocers, delis and hardware stores within walking distance from the docks. Whether you are looking for a weekend getaway or month-long stays, The Wharf Marina promises to be a great experience.
National Harbor Marina, National Harbor, MD
Nestled along the Potomac River in Smoots Bay, National Harbor Marina is a premier marina in the Chesapeake Bay region. National Harbor Marina is perfectly positioned in the Upper Potomac River, just south of the Woodrow Wilson Memorial Bridge at Marker 90, on the Maryland coastline. South of Washington DC, this is a great destination for visitors traveling in the DelMarVa area! Featuring all the amenities of a waterfront resort in addition to the facilities and professional staff, National Harbor Marina, managed by Oasis Marinas, focuses on providing only the highest quality of service to their clients. National Harbor Marina is a first class facility with state of the art floating docks, a variety of slip sizes with five foot wide, full length finger piers, and alongside dockage up to 150ft. Please note, if your vessel is over 70', please contact us at email@example.com for booking assistance. This marina is surrounded by an abundance of shopping, dining, and activities. Annual slip holders and transient visitors alike will benefit from the centralized location of National Harbor Marina when it comes to traveling by water or by land. Moments away from your slip, you can explore the all that the National Harbor has to offer, including more than 160 shops, 40 restaurants, and hotels with views of downtown DC and Old Town Alexandria. In addition to the world of dining and entertainment venues for boaters, you are also just a 15-minute drive or water taxi ride from the heart of the nation's capital. From National Harbor Marina, take a day trip to visit dozens of historic sites such as Georgetown, Mt. Vernon and Old Town Alexandria. There is something for everyone at National Harbor Marina. National Harbor Marina is not just a place to dock your boat, but a destination to be discovered. Book your slip with Snag-A-Slip today!
Occoquan Harbour Marina, Woodbridge, VA
Located on its namesake, the Occoquan River, Occoquan Harbour Marina is a destination for boaters who are looking to slowdown and appreciate the laid-back lifestyle that comes with river cruising. This marina is a quiet stop that offers easy living and spectacular views of the Occoquan river. Boaters should know that, despite it's stripped down vibe, this marina is equipped with a clean and modern facility, a restaurant and bar onsite and picnic areas for gathering with friends. Boaters will enjoy spending their day cruising on the river and learning about the Occoquan River’s rich history. After a fun-filled day of playing, guests are welcome to grill a low-key dinner at the pavilion area, or indulge in a nice seafood dinner at Blu1681, the onsite restaurant and bar. Blu1681 also offers a Sunday brunch and Thursday Night Karaoke night! Last, but not least, Occoquan Harbour Marina offers a full service department in case your vessel needs a routine tune up or a major repair. Boaters will also like that they can fuel up with gas or diesel, pump out and stock their boats with provisions from the nearby grocery store.
Hoffmaster's Marina, Woodbridge, VA
Hoffmaster's Marina is an awesome family-friendly marina where you and your children can build memories to last a lifetime. Located in Woodbridge, Virginia, the marina is approximately 15 minutes inside of the Occoquan River no wake zone. While some may view this as a bit of a hike off the river, the great location guarantees a safe and comfortable environment during your stay. If you're arriving by land, there is plenty of parking as well as a launch ramp available. In addition to having a cozy location, Hoffmaster's Marina is home to fantastic amenities. During each stay, guests will have access to clean and private showering and restroom facilities. Forget something at home? Not to worry! There is a great Ships Store onsite with all sorts of boating goodies. When mealtime comes around, you can enjoy the beautiful picnic area that overlooks the water. With grills already being provided, a good old fashioned BBQ will be effortless. There is also a Snack Shop where you can grab a quick bite throughout the day. For even more amenities, the town of Woodbridge is only a quick drive away. Here you will find more dining options, including both fast-food and full-service restaurants. There are retailers throughout the area, as well as grocery options. You will have everything you could need or want just minutes from your boat slip!
Hope Springs Marina, Stafford, VA
Hope Springs Marina is a full-service marina located on a protected section of beautiful Aquia Creek, off the Potomac River. Boaters will love this marina's friendly, laid-back vibe, as well as a number of fun amenities on-site that will entertain the whole family. Hope Springs Marina boasts over six acres of parking, a picnic area with a fire-pit, horseshoes, a small beach and a spectacular clubhouse overlooking the marina. Guests are encouraged to gather in the comfortable lounge, where they can cook, lounge, watch TV and whip up some cocktails. There is also a full deck with picnic tables and a gas grill. Hope Springs also has a gym on-site, full bath and shower facilities, a laundry room and a fully-stocked convenience store that sells food, beer and wine. Last, but not least, boaters are also able to pump out and fuel up at Hope Springs Marina.
Colonial Beach Yacht Center, Colonial Beach, VA
A beautiful family-owned marina, Colonial Beach Yacht Center is a year-round resort, making for the perfect weekend getaway all year long! Located on the Potomac River at the mouth of Monroe Bay in Colonial Beach, Virginia, this location is renowned among boaters for its protected harbor, deep water, easy access and beautiful sunsets. While visiting CBYC, there is surely no shortage of things to do with all the amazing amenities that they offer guests. You will have access to beaches, kayak rentals, a Ships Store stocked with bait and tackle and ice, and a Snack Shop. For some adult fun, head over to the infamous Dockside Tiki Bar right on the property. They have no shortage of delicious cocktails, but a fantastic food menu as well. They have great specials going on throughout all seasons including Happy Hour, Burger Night, Brunch on the weekends and more! Dockside is closed on Tuesdays during the winter months. In addition to having family-friendly amenities, Colonial Bach Yacht Center is also a great place when your boat is in need of reliable servicing. They offer a wide variety of services including drop-in/haul-out, dry-storage, fuel, pump-out and maintenance services. Whether you're looking for a leisurely getaway or a great place to satisfy your boating needs, CBYC has it all!
Port Kinsale Marina, Kinsale, VA
Calling all wine lovers! Port Kinsale Marina is a deep port located on the Western banks of the Yeocomico River, one mile from the Potomac River and 12 miles from the Chesapeake Bay. It's also near Ingleside Vineyards, Virginia’s Northern Neck wine trail and the Chesapeake wine trail, so there is much fun to be had at this awesome spot. Make sure you schedule a visit to stop by the vineyard for delicious tastings and some goodies to bring back on the boat. If your searching for a little history lesson, visit nearby Kinsale Museum, which is full of nautical artifacts and memorabilia connected with Kinsale's nineteenth and early twentieth century heyday as a busy steamboat port and bustling market town. The marina itself offers lush acreage of natural beauty with stunning sunrises and sunsets with each passing day. The full-service marina is staffed with experienced technicians who can do it all. From minor servicing to full repaint and repairs, your boat will be well taken care of during your stay. While your boat is getting the works, take advantage of grills in the picnic area for some homestyle cooking. The premium Valvtect Marine Fuel is available at the gas docks, offered in both gas and diesel. A pump-out station and Ships Store are also available for your convenience for some of self-service projects.
Coles Point Marina, Hague, VA
Coles Point Marina in Hague, VA is a one of a kind facility. Located on the shores of the Potomac River, this marina is a great destination for boaters and outdoor enthusiasts alike. Guests will have access to a wide array of resort-style amenities to keep comfortable and busy all day long! The warm summer days can be spent splashing around in the pool or at the sandy beaches right out front of the marina. Get your Tiki Bar on and crack some crabs at Tim's, long-time local favorite for it's great food and atmosphere. This hidden treasure is well known for serving outstanding seafood dishes including fresh crabs, oysters, mussels and more! In addition to having all the resort-style amenities, Coles Point Marina has all of your boat servicing needs covered as well, as boating safety is a top priority to the marina staff. Last, but not least, this marina also has cottages for rent and an RV resort, so there are many ways to stay and play. Coles Point Marina is guaranteed to be your new family favorite getaway!
Captain John's Crabhouse, Newburg, MD
Captain John's Crab House is a must-stop when you're cruising along the Potomac River. Located on the eastern shores of the Potomac River in Newburg, Maryland, this marina not only provides a relaxing place to call it a night, they also delivers some of the freshest, local seafood that boaters have come to know and love. Captain John's Crab House has an extensive menu of delicious seafood dishes as well as land fare options, sure to please any palate. Serving lunch, dinner and even dessert, you will have all meals of the day covered during your stay without ever having to leave the marina. If you prefer to be the chef, there is a fresh seafood market onsite where you can find live crabs, fresh local oysters and other tasty catches. The marina is home to accommodating amenities as well including a fuel dock, a pump-out station, private restrooms and WiFi, making your stay convenient and comfortable. A post office is within 1 mile to the marina, as well as other dining options if you're in the mood to explore. You will have all that you need and more while kicking back at Captain John's Crab House!
Dennis Point Marina and Campground, Drayden, MD
Whether you want to sleep in your boats cabin or dock and set up camp, you have so many options for a fantastic outdoors experience at Dennis Point Marina and Campground. Located along the shores of the Chesapeake Bay in Drayden, Maryland, you are sure to have a fun-filled and memorable stay with the friends or family. The pet-friendly facility boasts all the rustic amenities desired for comfortable outdoor living, including the option of onsite cabin rentals. Dennis Point Marina and Campground hosts awesome amenities, providing a little something for everyone to enjoy. Splash around in the pool for some serious fun in the sun, or take a refreshing dip in the St. Mary's River. Horseshoes, volleyball and corn hole are all available for a little heightened competition. After working up an appetite, you can hit the Snack Shop for a quick bite or enjoy a nice sit-down meal at the Riverside Bistro. If you want to continue your day outside, you can grill out some hamburgers and hot dogs in the picnic area while overlooking the lush acreage that lines the waters edge. For a little adult enjoyment and relaxation, there is a Tiki Bar! A delicious cocktail is the icing on top of the cake to make your stay absolutely amazing. You will have access to showering and laundry facilities, as well as clean restrooms. There is ample parking and launch ramps available for those of you who are arriving by land and trailing your boat. A fully-loaded fuel dock with both gas and diesel is steps away, as well as a pump-out station for your basic boating needs.
Point Lookout Marina, Ridge, MD
Point Lookout Marina is an awesome 160-deep water slip marina, making for a great spot to catch up on the rest and relaxation you know you need. Located in Smith Creek on the Potomac River, about 7 nautical miles from the Chesapeake Bay in Ridge, Maryland - you will enjoy the undeniable serenity that accompanies the rustic environment surrounding Point Lookout. Bath, restroom and laundry facilities are available for your convenience, as well as complimentary WIFI signals throughout the property. Don't want to swim in the creek? No worries! You and the kids can cannonball into the pool for endless fun in the sun. For a delicious meal overlooking the water, Sunset Cove Waterfront Restaurant at Point Lookout Marina is a fantastic place to add some serious R&R to your stay - open every Thursday to Sunday. A little birdie told us that Thursdays are Pizza and pitcher of domestic beer night and Saturdays are Italian night - YUM! If you want to hang outdoors for your mealtimes, head over to the picnic area and take advantage of the provided grills for some tasty and quick cuisine, all while enjoying the gorgeous sunsets over the creek.