Marina Spotlight: Billfish Marina

By January 5, 2023Dock, Explore
Fort Lauderdale is a top destination among boaters in Florida, and that is for a reason! Fort Lauderdale is a place where tourists and boaters seek many attractions, pristine beaches, and beautiful marinas. It is also home to Billfish Marina, a full service marina located on the New River.

About Billfish Marina


Cruising along the scenic rivers of Fort Lauderdale, you’ll stumble across the beautiful Billfish Marina located seven miles inland on the New River.

The marina is a top notch facility accommodating vessels up to 130 feet. At this marina, you can rest easy knowing that your vessel is properly tended to by experienced professionals throughout your stay. As an extra layer of comfort, they have 24 hour manned security so you and your crew can come and go from the marina as you please. 

Should you need to do maintenance on your boat, you’ll find a top of the line service yard complete with a 70-ton travel lift, warehouse bays, and an enclosed paint tent.

Explore Fort Lauderdale


Fort Lauderdale is famous for their miles of inland waterways and beaches. Known as the “Venice of America,” the city is filled with activities for the whole crew. Start out with a water taxi ride to enjoy the view of mansions and yachts on Millionaires Row. Want to enjoy the view from land? Take a stroll on the Fort Lauderdale riverwalk

If you’re a foodie like us, the options are endless. From dog friendly casual beachfront eateries to upscale dining with yacht viewing, this beach town has a restaurant that will satisfy your cravings. Have a sweet tooth after dinner? All along the beach, you’ll find traditional sweets, alcohol-infused ice cream, and local classics. 

In the heart of the city, you’ll find Las Olas which is a bustling section of town with historic houses, shopping, and unique restaurants. Las Olas Oceanside Park (LOOP) offers a unique experience beyond your typical beach activities with oceanside concerts, workout classes, and movie nights – fun for the whole family! 

Whether you choose to take advantage of all that Billfish Marina has to offer, and venture into Fort Lauderdale, you’re guaranteed a trip of a lifetime! Billfish Marina is the perfect place to tie up, and let loose!

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