Sunset Harbor Marina

Essex, Maryland - MD, United States

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for Marinalife Cruising Club Members

A Power Boater's Dream Destination in the Upper Chesapeake

Sunset Harbor Marina is a Middle River marina nestled on Norman Creek in the Upper Chesapeake Bay. Located just north of Baltimore, this marina is a fantastic destination for a service stop or a jumping-off point to see the best that the Bay has to offer. On-site you will find wet slips accommodating powerboats up to 45 ft with 1x30 and 1x50 shore power options available, as well as the area's only fully enclosed boatel offering annual storage for powerboats up to 38' and indoor winter storage for boats up to 50'.

Providing gated access to its facility, the marina offers plenty of parking for guests and annual customers as well as countless other customer-oriented services. You'll find a tree-shaded picnic area overlooking the water in a natural, serene setting, a firepit overlooking the water, a well-stocked Marine Store with updated and air-conditioned restrooms and showers.Boaters can also purchase ice and receive a pump out on site. You will also find an excellent service station with some of the best mechanics in the Chesapeake. With a travel lift, drop-in/haul-out services a launch ramp, and plenty of winter storage, there's no situation that Sunset Harbor Marina can't handle. You can also inquire via our long term dockage form for availability at the Indoor Boatel on site.

Book your boat slip on Snag-A-Slip and head to Sunset Harbor Marina to enjoy the best the Bay has to offer!

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  • Restrooms
  • Showers
  • Pet Friendly
  • WiFi
  • Grills
  • Ship Store
  • Launch Ramp
  • Travel Lift
  • Parking
  • Pump-Out
  • Ice
  • Lounge On-Site
  • Dry Storage
  • Winter Storage
  • Bait & Tackle
  • ATM
  • Drop-In/Haul Out Services
  • Bathhouse
  • Restaurant Nearby
  • Boat Service
  • Hardware
  • Bars/Clubs Nearby
  • Bank Nearby
  • Lockers
  • Post Office Within 1 Mile
  • Picnic Area


39.302439 / -76.431496

Sunset Harbor Marina

Essex, Maryland - MD, United States



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CANCELLATION POLICY: This marina has a 48-hour cancellation policy for transient guests on regular days, and a 72-hour cancellation policy for all holidays and special events. Please contact Snag-A-Slip or the marina at least 48 hours or 72 hours prior to your stay to receive a full refund. There will be no exceptions for cancellations inside of these cancellation periods due to weather or boat issues. Cancellations made less than the required advance period are eligible for a credit towards a future stay at this marina at the discretion of the dockmaster on site.

Verified Snag-A-Slip Stay

Chris on August 9th, 2022:

Vessel Name Boat Type Vessel LOA Vessel Draft
No Name Powerboat 38 ft 3 ft
Verified Snag-A-Slip Stay

Chris on July 19th, 2022:

Vessel Name Boat Type Vessel LOA Vessel Draft
No Name Powerboat 38 ft 3 ft

Top shelf customer service!

Verified Snag-A-Slip Stay

Kevie on June 30th, 2022:

Vessel Name Boat Type Vessel LOA Vessel Draft
Veracious Curiosity Powerboat 40 ft 2 ft

Zach was very helpful in helping us dock the boat (the slip was a little narrow) and he was a wealth of information regarding the area. He was always eager to help us and answer any questions we had. The marina is quiet and peaceful. We really enjoyed our stay - we were there several days.

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