New Smyrna Beach Marina, 201 N. Riverside Drive, New Smyrna Beach, FL 32168, 386-409-2042FULL MARINE SERVICE ON SITE TRANSIENT DOCKAGE WELCOMEAmelia Island Yacht Basin - Marina and Boat Yard - Amelia Island Florida The Town of Marineland has opened its ports with a brand new marina facility creating a destination for boaters on the Intracoastal Waterway between Daytona Beach and St. Augustine, FL.Welcome to Camachee Cove Yacht Harbor! Located in America’s oldest city- St. Augustine, Florida- Camachee Cove is a fully protected marina adjacent to the ICW, and less than a mile from the St. AugusVero Beach Marina
 Fort Pierce City Marina 1 Avenue A, Ft. Pierce, FL 34950 Toll Free (800) 619-1780 (772) 464-1245 Facsimile (772) 464-2589Hammock Beach Resort & MarinaWestland Marina is located on the Intracoastal Waterway in Titusville, Florida. Near Cape Canaveral, Port Canaveral, Merritt Island and Cocoa Beach451 Marina Rd., Titusville, FL 32796, Phone: 321-383-5600, Fax: 321-383-5602, Contact: Joe Stone General Manager, Hours: 8:00 am - 1:00 am, Groceries within walking distance  , Restaurants nearby  , 5 minutes from Merritt Island Wildlife Refuge  , 10 minutes from Canaveral National Seashore  , 20 minutes from Kennedy Space Center  , 1 hour from Orlando Attractions , Fernandina Harbor MarinaTransient Moorings in Miami at Coconut Grove Sailing Club, 24 hour launch & security, Short walk to Coconut Grove, Daily & Monthly Rates
(305)-444-4571 EXT  16, manager@cgsc.orgGuest Coupon Available On Our Web Site  Welcome to the Staniel Cay Yacht Club, your own paradise in the middle of the beautiful Exumas.

New Port Cove Marina

Posted by Claiborne Young | Posted on 06-30-2008

transient-dock power fresh-water showers laundry gas diesel propane/natural gas waste wifi

52A. New Port Cove Marina
(561) 844-2504
http://www.opch.com/new_port_cove.php
Standard Mile: 1017
Lat/Lon: near 26 46.813 North/080 02.983 West
Location: marked entry channel cuts to the west, south of AICW marker #39
Transient dockage: available
Make MarinaLife Dockage Reservations
Transient dockage rate: $1.75 per foot,per night (25% discount for Boat/US members)
Type of Dockage: fixed and floating concrete decked docks and slips
Total number of slips/berths available: 60
Dockside Power Connections: 30-50-100 amp
Dockside Fresh Water Connections: Available
Showers: Available (Climate Controlled)
Laundromat: Available
Restaurant: taxi ride necessary
Provisioning Possibilities: Walgreens drugstore within walking distance for LPG tank exchange
Free Wi-Fi Internet Access: Available
Waste pump-out: available
Gasoline and diesel fuel: available
Depths: 5 to 10-feet

Click on Chartlet Below to Open a Chart View Window,
Centered on the Location of This Marina:

 

Comments from the Cruisers' Net Community (1)

1 May 2010.
We elected New Port Cove Marine Center because it was close to the Fort Worth Inlet and with a Boat US discount, bringing the per foot rate down to $1.75, reasonable for the area. Based on a Waterway Guide ad, New Port is part of a “family of marine businesses”, consisting of three marinas in the area, with New Port nearest the inlet, all with the same rates.
As an overnight stop while inlet hopping up the coast, it was a good place to stay. The busy – we were there on the weekend – stacked dry storage operation near the transient docks would encourage one to go further up Lake Worth for a more pleasant longer stay.
The minimum charge for electricity hit an all-time high, at $12/day, but the manager saw the logic of this not being a feasible cost for a small boat with an ice box for refrigeration and offered it at half price, saying he doesn’t usually do deals. He was rewarded for his wisdom by making a $5.70 profit on what would cost him $.30 based on our kilowatt usage. I agreed to pay as we were mostly sailing outside and inlet hopping and my batteries were low. The alternative was to motor in the slip to charge batteries, something neither the manager or I wanted.
As with other marinas, he attempted to justify the gouge by saying the fee was for all marina facilities, not just electricity, despite being labelled a charge for power in their rate sheets. The Loggerhead Daytona manager sympathized with why I objected to the fee but said it was an “industry standard”. I said I could understand why the industry wanted to create such a self-serving standard but I was adhering to my personal standard of paying a fair price for what I required.
We entered and left Lake Worth Inlet, a class A inlet, at near slack water, headed for Fort Pierce, another class A inlet, avoiding the up to 4-kt current possible at max velocity in both inlets. NOAA provides times for slack and max and current strength at max for Ft Lauderdale, Lake Worth and Fort Pierce on their website: http://co-ops.nos.noaa.gov/currents10/tab2ac7.html#79
Fair winds and following seas,
Austin Whitten
S/Y “Discovery II”, Vancouver 27

Add your comment to this discussion:

All "Comments/Reviews" submitted to the Salty Southeast Cruisers' Net are reviewed by our editorial staff before being published.