Escape, relax, and unwind at one of the finest marinas on the Hudson River. Set in a breathtakingly beautiful area of the Hudson Valley, Half Moon Bay Marina boasts unparalleled views combined with deep water and a safe, secure environment for you and your boat.
Conveniently located on the east shore of the Hudson River only 25 miles north of New York City and about 12 miles south of Bear Mountain and West Point, Half Moon Bay Marina is the ideal home port for varied boating trips. The adjacent Croton Point Park, with its sheltered cove and sandy beaches, provides a perfect spot for swimming. Shopping and many great, and inexpensive restaurants are within a short 1/4 mile walking distance.
Half Moon Bay Marina is not to be missed! Plenty of deep water all over the approach as well as inside the marina. Steve Plotkin, their manager, couldn't have been more pleasant or friendlier. Very funny gentleman as well. We enjoyed many excursions from the marina as a starting base. Enterprise Rent a Car is next door and gave us 50% off on our rental. We checked out the awesome sights at the Croton Dam, which is only 2.7 miles from the marina. Don't miss going to West Point and the Culinary Insitute also. Both have outstanding campuses to tour. Endless presidential estates around the marina too, such as the Rockefeller and FDR estates. TeaTown has really gorgeous nature preserve trails, but since we stayed for 9 days, we were able to check out the phenonenal walking trails that started at Half Moon Bay Marina , and went straight into the adjacent Croton Point Park. Be sure to check out the Ocean House for seafood, and also the A&S deli for all sorts of delicious and fresh Italian and Mediterranean foods. (1/4 mile from marina). The Shop Rite supermarket is Huge and has everything - including a giant wine and beer section.
Very relaxed and very convenient to amenities. If only the dock master could have staged a jazz set. 👍. Lol
Outstanding views. Super clean facility with almost all brand new docks for transient boaters. Docks were all immaculately clean during the entire week we were at Half Moon Bay. Marina is in an ideal location-- an easy and short train ride to and from NYC. Croton Harmon Metro North train station is next door to marina, although you can't hear any of the trains from the marina. And, it's only a quick walk. We also visited West Point military Academy's gorgeous grounds, with a 50% off car from the Enterprise rent-a-car agency, that's located next door to marina. Highly recommend Half moon bay marina to anyone traveling the Hudson!
Good Location. They need to work more at staying ahead of the geese poop.
Our marina's WiFi system has been upgraded and we're proud to announce that the WiFi is now working better than ever. We strive to exceed your expectations in every dimension.
Steve will be your best friend and is very helpful and working very hard at making this a wonderful Marina. We were tied up along the sea wall and it was bouncy, but no complaints. Beautiful dog friendly walking areas and a great pizza shop just down from the marina.
What a great place ! Clean , Friendly peaceful.Steve does nothing but go out of his way to make sure your stay is nothing but perfect Make a point of staying there
Half Moon Bay Marina is by far the best marina we've been to on the Hudson, by a long shot! Stayed a week there, and we're still not sure what the agenda of the prior reviewer was! Very short walk to the A&S deli for groceries, and Shop Rite supermarket isn't a bad walk. We found Steve and his assistant Ricky to be so helpful and offered outstanding customer service. Our Boat US discount was applied. Many laundry options are there. There is a great self serve laundramat next door, and at least 4 or 5 great, and very inexpensive dry cleaners who offer free pickup & delivery of your clothes. The top Zagat rated Ocean House Seafood restaurant is only a very quick stroll along an amazingly scenic riverwalk from the marina. So many other great restaurants within a half mile such as EATalia, Raga ( Indian restaurant), or Cappriccios II. Even the Croton Diner has terrific food. One of our favs though is the Tavern, which is an enjoyable 1/4 mile walk from the marina along the new bicycle/ dog walking greenway pathway.
Dockmaster is very nice but strung me along until I actually docked before he would tell me what the rate would be for a weeks' stay. No discounts for Boat US, etc. Didn't believe it fair to others who wouldn't qualify. In the end, we paid for 6 days and got 1 free. Last day he really discounted the dockage to entice us to stay 8 nights. Very far to walk for groceries. No loaner bikes. Convenient to the train if you have a car. No laundry. Pool not available to the Marina, which was a disappointment.
Marina is secure and clean. Not much in the way of amenities. Steve is extremely accommodating so he gets an extra star.
2016 Boater's Choice Award Winner as Voted by Members and Visitors of Marinas.com
2015 Boater's Choice Award Winner as Voted by the Members and Visitors of Marinas.com
Great marina - lots of amenities -Beautiful Swimming Pool - We rented a car from Enterprise (just outside of their driveway) and were able to tour the sites from West Pt. to the Culinary Institute. They also were able to rent us bicycles from a great cycle shop nearby. -- Definitely a very clean, well run place. We found the docks to be very stable, and were glad to finally find a very Deep Water marina. Great that the high speed Wi-Fi and Cable TV were included in price. There is a staggering array of restaurants to check out on the way. Steve, the dockmaster as well as their dockhands were all extremely helpful. Will definitely return on a future trip visiting the Hudson. Next time we'll take advantage of the huge train station a mile away. There's a free jitney service or taxis that can take you to the train station- Friends have told us that it's a quick 40 minute express train into midtown Manhattan or you can also try going north for 15 minutes to check out Coldspring.