ICW Virginia Marinas – Cruising Guide

By November 1, 2019May 29th, 2021Dock
Smithfield Station close-up | ICW Virginia Marinas | Snag-A-Slip

Start your southbound fall cruise by visiting ICW Virginia Marinas. We have so many great marina partners to choose from, but here are just a few to begin your ICW Virginia Marinas itinerary!

Crown Pointe Marina

Located in Hayes, Virginia at the Mouth of the York River, Crown Pointe Marina is a full-service marina with 200 slips. The marina offers a perfect shelter for boats and easy access to the Chesapeake Bay. Looking for a little more to do? Crown Pointe Marina often hosts many events at the property from barbecues and ice cream socials to fishing tournaments. The marina is close to some of the best fishing holes in the southern Chesapeake Bay. If you’re looking to cool off from the summer heat, the marina has two pools for you to take a dip in. No need to worry if you forgot something or need something for the boat. With a world-class service yard and fully stocked ship’s store, you always find what you need. Whether you are there for a short or long stay, Crown Pointe Marina is the place to stay in the Southern Chesapeake Bay.

Crown Pointe Marina | ICW Virginia Marinas | Snag-A-Slip

Tidewater Yacht Marina

Tidewater Yacht Marina is a must stop for cruisers looking for ICW Virginia Marinas! Begin or end your journey on the intracoastal waterway (ICW) at Tidewater Yacht Marina! Located at Mile Marker “0”, Tidewater Yacht Marina is a key stop for cruisers looking to fuel up, pump out, stock up and relax on the way up or down the ICW.

Boaters will enjoy having everything they need to cruise right at their fingertips from the moment they pull up to the docks. In fact, Tidewater Yacht Marina has recently opened a huge, fully-stocked West Marine on-site where boaters can stock up on marine parts, service items and provisions. The Marina also has a full-service yard and parts department complete with a 60-Ton Marine Travelift for haul outs.

Tidewater Yacht Marina | ICW Virginia Marinas | Snag-A-Slip

Oyster Farm Marina

The Oyster Farm Marina at Kings Creek is one of Cape Charles, Virginia’s finest marinas. The marina is part of a 39-acre, luxury resort, making it perfect for a short or long stay. With a friendly, customer oriented staff you can assure to be taken care of during your stay. The marina has 124 fully cushioned slips and can handle vessels up to 150 feet. The Oyster Farm Marina has plenty of amenities to accommodate guests such as a fueling station, a ship’s store, showers, restrooms, laundry, cable TV and WiFi. Looking to cool off from the summer heat? Take a dip in the marina’s pool. Finish your day buy dining at Oyster Farm’s waterfront restaurant, The Seafood Eatery, which is open year-round. If you’re looking to explore the area, the marina is close to local shopping on Mason Avenue, golfing, state parks, and more.

Oyster Farm Marina | ICW Virginia Marinas | Snag-A-Slip

Smithfield Station Marina

Smithfield Station Marina is located in Historic Smithfield, Virginia off of the James River. The floating dock marina accommodates vessels up to 130 feet in length and has a minimum low tide water depth of 6 feet with deep water slips. The marina has amazing amenities such as Paddleboarding/Kayaking, Resturants, Swimming pool, WiFi, a beautiful on-site hotel and much more. Smithfield Station Marina has an Award-Winning on-site restaurant and dockside bar! The Restaurant at Smithfield Station was awarded by Chesapeake Bay Magazine’s Best of The Bay awards for “The Best Restaurant for Crabcakes, For The Whole Family and For a Gourmet Meal”. If you’re looking to explore, Historic Smithfield is a colonial-era town with gorgeous views.

Smithfield Station Marina | ICW Virginia Marinas | Snag-A-Slip

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When searching for all marinas, use our Interactive Map! For more ICW Virginia Marinas, check out our partner Marinalife with their marina listings for reference!

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