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Awesome!! They are so wonderful there! Docks are in terrific shape. It's a close and easy walk to downtown, they have a lovely washer and dryer and, best of all, TWO courtesy cars. That's a perk that boaters truly appreciate! Thank you

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What nice people at a lovely marina! We squeezed our 21.6' Aquila Power Catamaran into a 22' wide slip with no problems! LOL Then, they shuttled us to dinner at Spoon River in Belhaven. Connie picked us up to return us after our meal. We wish we had more time to spend there and we will plan to stop again on our next trip up the ICW

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We love staying at Waterside! The docks and electrical have all been upgraded and their staff is wonderful to work with. The marina is within walking distance to everything in Norfolk! They even pay for a cab to and from the local grocery store so boaters can provision! The ferry to Portsmouth is just a few yards away as well as numerous amazing restaurants. We highly recommend Waterside for your visit to Norfolk.

Marina Response:
Thank you!
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A wonderful stay in Manteo. The marina is literally in town so it's a easy walk to everything! Nice docks and nice people, what more could you ask for. Rent a car and make the trip to Kitty Hawk. A bucket list item for this crew.

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Awesome stay!! They didn't have room for us originally. We had guests flying in from out of state. I explained the situation and they said "don't worry, we'll fit you in. We don't know where, but we'll do it!" That was music to our ears! The town of New Bern was fantastic! Great restaurants, live music and wonderful history. We took the trolly trip and learned a great deal about the area. The docks are kept up, the marina staff was a pleasure to work with and we're looking forward to a return visit!

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These are the best mooring balls! They are always kept so nice and they are located in a terrific spot. There are two convenient dinghy docks. One in town and one close to the beach. A new Publix is an easy walk from the town docks. There's a great little sandwich shop/convenience store by the beach dock. Then there's Larry! What a terrific Harbor master. He approved our request on a Sunday, called to confirm arrivals, made some necessary changes due to TS Elsa and was as pleasant to work with as they come! Love this town!

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Very nice stay. Dock hands are pleasant to work with. There's a Publix within walking distance and terrific restaurants all around!

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One of our absolutely favorite stops traveling up and down the East Coast. We usually stay on a mooring ball, but opted for the marina this trip. Glad we did with TS Claudette in the area! We were safely tied to the dock with some fierce wind and rain conditions. The staff is always wonderful and we adore Sunshine in the marina store. The restaurants and shops in downtown are always wonderful. However, we really miss that marina car! We had a minor medical emergency and there are no Uber/Lyft services in Beaufort. The only taxi company didn't return calls and the issue didn't allow for walking or biking. Fortunately, we knew someone in the area who was in town to help. The marina car was a vital amenity to boaters and it will be sorely missed!

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Nice stay. The staff is exceptional and we had very little waking even though we're on the ICW and the marina's fuel dock. The facility is very nice with two pools and a hot tub. The restaurant was just OK for the prices charged and the taco truck provided a decent lunch. It was fun watching ask the tourists before and after their adventures. The only negative is that the area is very isolated and difficult without a car. We tried to use our bikes, but the very busy road with no bike paths wasn't comfortable. All and all, we had a relaxing stay and would recommend to fellow boaters.

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What a nice stay! Rob is terrific and took great care of us. We stayed on the inside of the fuel dock since we're a power catamaran and we barely felt any rocking! So nice to not be waked!! Having a courtesy car is such a pleasure. We really appreciate every marina that's kind enough to offer one. Of course, the daily Krispy Kremes are something our hips wished we didn't partake of, but we still loved every bite!! LOL

Marina Response:
oneeyedogcrew, Thank you for taking the time to write a review on Marinas.com about our facility. We are delighted to learn that you had an enjoyable stay and that you found our staff and facility to be so accommodating. Please stop back in again if your plans permit. We will have more of those sugary treats ready and waiting for you! – Thunderbolt Marine, Inc.
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Very nice stay! Boat wakes were minimum, the staff is very nice, easy biking and walking to restaurants and stores. We'll be back!

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They are always so nice there. Little bitty marina with a big heart. Great restaurants close by as well.

Marina Response:
Thank you for your kind review. We strive to keep that "Old Florida" marina vibe alive and hope you will return again on another passing.
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We planned to stay for seven nights, but due to high winds, we extended another three nights. It was awesome! The very protected mooring field allowed us to be comfortable with little movement other than spinning around the ball. Even in 35 mile an hour winds, we where not bouncing around! Loved that! The dinghy dock is conveniently located to walk to town. We loved the small shops and restaurants. Can't wait to go back!

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We love the Bluff dock in Chattanooga. Great location for sightseeing and close to wonderful restaurants. The negative is the bridge traffic noise (but you get used to it) and there are some homeless people on the eastern walkway. We've had no trouble with either. The staff is very nice as well

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Always nice. Would have given 5 stars, but we had power problems. We were able to make it work. Ron, the dockmaster, is very nice and helpful.

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Awesome location. The only reason I'm not giving 5 stars is due to the Verizon coverage we had. Not the marina's fault but it's important. We didn't have better success using the marina's WiFi. We had bars for coverage but just couldn't get it to work well. The marina is clean and the staff was very nice

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Nice stop in a cute town

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We love the convenience of DeSable. Never saw a single dock person the whole time we were there including when we docked but I spoke with them on the phone and they were very nice!

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The dock master was wonderful. Very pretty and well kept marina. Restaurants are close and Abbott's frozen custard. Yum

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Always the great! We love staying at Shady Harbor! The restaurant is terrific, Little Beers are even better and the owners, Brian and Kathy, are awesome!

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Nice marina and staff. Has a Boatus discount for both fuel and dockage. The Jitty picks up from the Golden Nugget so getting to the Boardwalk was easy.

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The utilities all worked, docks were in decent shape. It's convenient to town. The only reason we didn't give it a higher rating was due to the boat traffic wakes and the fact that we were unable to contact anyone during arrival for docking assistance or confirmation of location. We did have emails but final confirmation is always nice as well.

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Never saw anyone. No wifi and a water main broke on our dock. We called the fire department but my husband fixed it. They were very nice on the phone and communicated information well.

Marina Response:
Thanks for your review!! We appreciate your feedback so we can work on improving the experience of our customers. I want to apologize if you didn't see anyone from the marina during your stay. I know I rounded on your vessel four times, but unfortunately no one was on board at those times for me to thank for fixing the water main leak. So "Thank You" for your quick actions!!! I do want to apologize about our lack of WIFI. We currently do not offer WIFI due to constraints placed on the marina by the National Park Service. We are working on several WIFI solutions and our hope is we have something in place in early 2019. I do hope you enjoyed your overall stay as we enjoyed having you, and your beautiful catamaran, spend time with us at Fort Washington Marina. Will R., General Manager
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