River Dunes Marina

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465 E Harborside Rd
Oriental, NC 28571
35° 5' 0.24'', -76° 36' 10.07''
(252) 249-4908 or (800) 348-7618
VHF Ch. 16
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Partly cloudy starting tonight.
75℉SSW at 9 knots
Low04:25 AM-0.5ft
High10:03 AM2.3ft
Low04:23 PM-0.6ft
High10:31 PM2.9ft


Minimum Approach Depth
Minimum Channel Depth
Mean High Water Clearance
Mean Low Water Dock Depth:8.0 Feet

Services & Amenities

Fuel Dock
Water Hookup:Nearby
Maintenance Facility

Water Taxi
Dinghy Dock
Boat Ramp:Nearby

Medical Facility
Car Rentals
Bike Rentals
Closest Airport:1

Dog Park
Fitness Center
Ship Store
Bait & Tackle

Max. Vessel LOA
Max. Slip Length:160.0 Feet
Max. Slip Width
Fixed Docks
Floating Docks:Nearby
Covered Slips
Electric Amps
Electric Voltage

Oil Disposal
Repair Crane
Engine Service
Propeller Service
Dry Storage
Winter Storage
Travel Lift
Yacht Brokerage
Live Aboard

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marinabuzzSep 09, 2016

2016 Boater's Choice Award Winner as Voted by Members and Visitors of Marinas.com

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marinabuzzSep 15, 2015

2015 Boater's Choice Award Winner as Voted by Members and Visitors of Marinas.com

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albarisNov 16, 2013

This has to be the nicest marina I have ever been to....and when your home port is the nicest marina on Lake Ontario, this is a hard decision to come by. Rich, Rick and crew have it all together here

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albarisNov 13, 2013

Top notch and the top of my scale. This place is fantastic. We stopped in for a two night stay, and decided to make it our home port. There is nothing quite this nice between NY and NC, and it is pleasantly affordable.

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psinc1Apr 10, 2012

I visited River Dunes a couple of weeks ago and now know where to find heaven! The entire experience was perfect. While there, I took advantage of as much as I could, the Harbor Club, the fitness room, bikes, laundry and especially the beautiful cottages. Beautifully decorated and filled with all you need to stay a night, a week or forever. Now, I’ve stopped at many spots along the east coast and River Dunes has become my favorite. It’s a first class resort with a comfortable feel. And it's not far from the quaint town of Oriental where you can find wonderful restaurants, great shops (Marsha's Cottage, I'll be back) and provisions. JC, Louise and the entire staff made me feel like I was visiting with family. I will be back.

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bfulton106Nov 09, 2011

Oct 2008 - Dockmaster JC Cappleman and his staff make this beautiful facility feel like home. Pool, spa, exercise room, clean and modern showers, loaner cars, new floating docks and friendly boaters' suppers in front of the clubhouse fireplace . . . all combine to make River Dunes an unforgettable gem on the ICW. Oct 2011 - We've visited River Dunes five times now on our way north or south. If you haven't stopped by yet in favor of another marina or anchorage, you're missing one of the best spots on the waterway.

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