Dolphin Marina & Restaurant

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515 Basin Point Road
South Harpswell, ME 04079
43° 44' 21.35'', -70° 2' 23.87''
(207) 833-5343
VHF Ch. 9
Dolphin Marina & Restaurant
Dolphin Marina & Restaurant
Dolphin Marina & Restaurant
Dolphin Marina & Restaurant
Dolphin Marina & Restaurant
Dolphin Marina & Restaurant
Dolphin Marina & Restaurant
Dolphin Marina & Restaurant
Dolphin Marina & Restaurant
Dolphin Marina & Restaurant
Dolphin Marina & Restaurant
Dolphin Marina & Restaurant
Dolphin Marina & Restaurant
Dolphin Marina & Restaurant
Mostly cloudy starting tomorrow morning, continuing until tomorrow night.
32℉NW at 5 knots
Last Updated: Jun 20, 2017

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Our marina facility is centrally located in the heart of Casco Bay, the gateway to Downeast Maine. Sitting at the tip of Basin Point, on the water's edge of Pott's Harbor we are a premiere destination for seasonal mariners, transient boaters, and cruising yacht clubs exploring the coast of Maine. With direct, deep water access from the ocean, and protected by the surrounding islands of Bailey, Haskell, Flag, Eagle, Horse, Birch, and Whaleboat, Pott's Harbor is a picturesque harbor to enjoy for a few hours, while you have lunch, or a few days, while you explore secluded coves, pebbly beaches, and even a lighthouse, Half-Way Rock.


Southerly approach brings you south of Eagle Island passing between R N “2” and G “1” Gong. Turn north and head between Upper Flag island and Horse Island while passing R N “4”. You will see our marina on your port side just past Horse island at the tip of Basin Point. Easterly approach takes you north of Haskell Island through a well-marked channel. As you round the last channel marker G C “13”, head west and we are located straight ahead at the tip of Basin Point.
Minimum Approach Depth:50.0 Feet
Minimum Channel Depth:30.0 Feet
Mean Low Water Dock Depth:20.0 Feet

Services & Amenities

Last Updated: May 07, 2017

Fuel Dock:Yes
Water Hookup:Yes
Maintenance Facility:Yes
Water Taxi:Yes
Dinghy Dock:Yes
Boat Ramp:Yes
Medical Facility:Nearby
Car Rentals:Yes
Bike Rentals:Yes
Closest Airport:1
Dog Park:Yes
Fitness Center:Nearby
Ship Store:Yes
Bait & Tackle:Nearby
Max. Vessel LOA:300.0 Feet
Max. Slip Length:350.0 Feet
Max. Slip Width:60.0 Feet
Floating Docks:Yes
Electric Amps:30, 50, 100
Oil Disposal:Nearby
Repair Crane:Yes
Engine Service:Nearby
Propeller Service:Nearby
Dry Storage:Yes
Winter Storage:Yes
Travel Lift:Yes
Yacht Brokerage:Nearby
Live Aboard:Yes
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tjbalzanoSep 11, 2017

very friendly staff, numerous upgrades, and a postcard setting make this our favorite stop in Casco Bay

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rjefferysrAug 27, 2017

The best! 100% deserving of it's top three in the world ranking on Active Captain

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rhrubinAug 24, 2017

Very friendly and helpful crew. They come right out and show you to your mooring, and even hand you the pennant line. The launch service comes right out. In the morning they provide blueberry muffins and coffee. The Dolphin restaurant is excellent. During the day their are for use and they'll provide scenic point recommendations. As an indication of how pleased we were, we extended our stay.

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bckmaAug 14, 2017

Great facilities, great staff, and oh the blueberry muffins and coffee in the morning!! On site restaurant also first rate. We'll definitely be back.

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kchaceAug 12, 2017

These people really know how to make a boater feel welcome and they've even improved their already great facilities.

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brookhelenaAug 12, 2017

Excellent! Returned again during our four day vacation! The staff is super friendly & helpful! They deliver coffee & their famous blueberry muffins first thing in the morning!! We would highly recommend staying with Dolphin Marina! ⚓️

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pschrodelAug 08, 2017

Fabulous food and customer support. Very friendly and helpful staff.

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intrepid51785Aug 02, 2017

One of the finest marina experiences we have ever had. They employ 92 people to keep everyone happy and everyone working there is helpful, kind, and polite. Both Mrs Saxton and her son, Chris, visited our table at dinner (which was outstanding) to welcome us to their facility. There was no difficulty in handling our 51 Endeavour on a mooring right off the dock. Great stopover.

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psmithJul 18, 2017

Excellent. The staff is really nice and helpful. The marina is new. Nearby restaurant has very good food.

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svexileJul 13, 2017

Super place. The new boathouse is a great addition!

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billtJul 11, 2017

Fantastic! Love the place.

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mzimet73Jul 07, 2017

We spent the 4th of July in this fantastic marina and were pampered and treated like royalty. From the 5 star restaurant (the chowder and muffins are not to be missed), to the large modern floating docks and the many convenient moorings, we could not be more impressed or pleased. It is rare to find 100% of the staff we meet to be solely focused on our needs. Chris Saxton is a gem and runs the operation effortlessly. The launches run constantly and fuel prices were very competitive.The experience was one of our best in 15 months of cruising and we look forward to our return in September. This will be tough act to follow as we cruise the Maine coast.

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kgkJun 26, 2017

The Dolphin sets the standard for service and facilities for boaters. The new shower and bathrooms are wonderful and the store is a nice mix of gift items and refreshments (we ran out of tonic and thankfully they had in the cooler). The restaurant is fantastic and has amazing views over the anchorage. Definitely should be on your summer boating schedule.

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threechiefsJun 26, 2017

The Dolphin is great. The Staff is super helpful, location is perfect, restaurant is great. Will be coming back more and more

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jimeappl01Jun 26, 2017

Service and facilities are excellent.

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rogerfJun 23, 2017

Lots of improvements since our last stay a couple years back. Chris and the staff are very professional and welcoming. The new bath house and shop is really nice and the restaurant has some of the best views and food along the coast. Blueberry muffins are worth the trip alone!

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peterascheJun 10, 2017

Flawless, friendly and professional. The Marina and Restaurant grounds are very well kept. The new additional longer face dock will help encourage more cruisers and locals to make this a dinner destination. We came as cruisers on a northerly run up from Norfolk, thought we'd give it a try and are very glad we did. This is our new 'go to' place to bring our guests from away who want to experience the best of Maine.

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cyncysmithMay 30, 2017

Dolphin Marina is fabulous!

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jimnelsonMay 23, 2017

We were very pleased with our two night stay at Dolphin Marina. They responded immediately to our call on the radio and had a dock attendant waiting to catch our lines as we came alongside. The facility is recently ungraded and in great shape and the new restaurant is quickly becoming a destination eatery for locals and visitors. Best of all, in the morning they brought by coffee and their famous blueberry muffins. Highly recommended.

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