Stonington Harbor Yacht Club

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32 Water Street/9
Stonington Commons Stonington, CT 06378
41° 19' 52.62'', -71° 54' 23.53''
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860-535-0112
VHF Ch. 78
www.shyc.us
Stonington Harbor
Stonington Harbor Yacht Club
Stonington Harbor Yacht Club
Stonington Harbor Yacht Club
Stonington Harbor Yacht Club
Stonington Harbor Yacht Club
Stonington Harbor Yacht Club
Stonington Harbor Yacht Club
Stonington Harbor Yacht Club
Stonington Harbor Yacht Club
Stonington Harbor Yacht Club
Stonington Harbor Yacht Club
Stonington Harbor Yacht Club
Stonington Harbor Yacht Club
Light rain starting later tonight.
46℉SSW at 11 knots
High06:05AM2.561ft
Low12:44PM0.091ft
High06:23PM2.239ft
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About


The charming historic village of Stonington is a popular destination, especially for boaters. The Stonington Harbor Yacht Club, located at the mouth of Stonington Harbor offers an idyllic seaside setting with quick and easy access to Fishers and Long Island Sounds. From our docks, take a stroll to many historical sites dating back to the 18th century as well as a variety of restaurants and boutique shops. Dubois Beach, where you can experience the unique view of three different states from one spot while relaxing on the beach, is only a few steps away.

Out transient dockage is located on the western face of the marina boasting beautiful sunset views and easy tie-ups. Boats up to 15’ draft and 175’ LOA can be accommodated. Fuel and marine services are available within the harbor at Dodson’s Boat Yard.

As a guest of the Stonington Harbor Yacht Club, you have 24-hour access to our showers and laundry facilities. WIFI is available in the clubhouse. You are welcomed to enjoy our restaurant and bar where lunch and dinner are served in both our beautiful dining room or outside on the terrace. The restaurant and bar are closed on Mondays and Tuesdays although the Clubhouse remains open from 8:30am-5:00pm.

Our location is ideal for taking in the local sites, visiting nearby attractions such as Mystic Seaport and the Watch Hill seaside community. It is also a convenient waypoint for those traveling to Block Island or Long Island.

Approach


**By Sea From Fishers Island Sound** Proceed from G "5" and leave the inner breakwater's daymark, R "8", to starboard, then approach the SHYC docks off your starboard side. Our club monitors VHF 78, please hail Stonington Harbor Yacht Club as there are other marinas on this channel.

Services & Amenities

Last Updated: Apr 26, 2018

Dockage:Yes
Moorings:Nearby
Anchorage:Nearby
Fuel Dock:Nearby
Water Hookup:Yes
Maintenance Facility:Nearby
Dinghy Dock:Yes
Wi-Fi:Nearby
Pump-out:Nearby
Restrooms:Yes
Showers:Yes
Laundry:Yes
Trash:Yes
Ice:Yes
Boat Ramp:Nearby
Gas:Nearby
Diesel:Nearby
Propane:Nearby
Captains Lounge:Yes
Groceries:Nearby
Alcohol:Yes
Medical Facility:Nearby
Pharmacy:Nearby
Car Rentals:Nearby
Hotels:Nearby
Restaurants:Yes
Beach:Nearby
Fitness Center:Nearby
Golf:Nearby
Tennis:Nearby
Ship Store:Nearby
Max. Vessel LOA:205.0 Feet
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greengrassSep 29, 2019
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SHYC is simply the best. Great facilities, restaurant, people are very helpful. The town is terrific too!

Marina Response:
Thank you for the nice review, we look forward to seeing you again next season!
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robertnjSep 04, 2019
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Nice spot with easy access

Marina Response:
Thank you for the nice review, we hope to see you next season!
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flmontySep 02, 2019
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Clean facilities. Excellent staff. Great town to visit.

Marina Response:
Thank you for the nice review. We are glad you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you next season.
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mvlatitudeAug 31, 2019
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The club's hospitality and facility was wonderful. We enjoyed three days visiting with friends and walking this friendly village. The club has limited transient dockage available but we highly recommend this location - plan ahead.

Marina Response:
Thank you for the nice review. We are glad you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you next season.
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wdenslowAug 20, 2019
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Could not access toilet/shower facilities after hours. Pass code did not work.

Marina Response:
Hello, I am so sorry to hear that you were unable to access the after hours entry with the pass code. I did just check this and it appears to be working fine currently. Perhaps there was a glitch on the evening you stayed. We hope that you will consider coming again next season, and we will make sure the door is working properly.
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dlaylinmacAug 16, 2019
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A wonderful place. Lovely facility. Great showers, laundry. perfect walk to fun places and the quiet village of Stonington. We will be back

Marina Response:
Thank you for the nice review. We are glad to hear you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back next season!
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tharknessAug 12, 2019
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We stayed at SHYC twice on our way to and from Martha’s Vineyard. The dock was easy to access and well maintained. It was a perfect place for us from a convenience perspective. The clubhouse was a short walk from the dock, which was fine with us. The clubhouse is very new and the shower facilities were top notch. Really great. The restaurant and bar were welcoming, and the food was good. The service was a little slow, but that was ok with us. The dock is a few block walk to Stonington, which was a terrific little town. We had a great time and will definitely be back.

Marina Response:
Thanks for the nice review! We are so glad you had an enjoyable experience and we look forward to welcoming you back next season!
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rcorcoranAug 09, 2019
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Beautiful views, nice staff Clean bathrooms

Marina Response:
We are so glad you enjoyed your stay, thank you for the nice review and we hope to see you next season!
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simplyirresistibleAug 06, 2019
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Great location, easy in and out with nice facilities.

Marina Response:
Thank you for the nice review. We hope to see you again next season!
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cgmsAug 04, 2019
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Excellent! Been here before as its always on out list.

Marina Response:
Thank you for the nice review! We hope to see you again soon!
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ehatchJul 21, 2019
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The location is nice. Had trouble communicating with dock staff on the VHF prior to docking. There is power and water on the docks. Everyone is friendly Restaurant looked nice but could not get in due to private event.

Marina Response:
Hello, we are glad you enjoyed your stay at SHYC. We are absolutely looking into the issue with our VHF system which seems to have been not working at full capacity this past week. In the future we will be sure to alert our transient guests ahead of time when the Club is closed for a private event which is only three times a year. We hope to see you back next summer!
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pnboehmJul 15, 2019
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Excellent staff and YC. However I think their Dockwa overview should mention that the YC is closed on Mondays. Other than that - a great spot, walk to town. Easy in and out from the Sound

Marina Response:
Hello, we are glad you enjoyed your stay at SHYC. We have updated our profile to clarify that our restaurant is closed on Mondays and Tuesdays but the Clubhouse and Office are still open. We hope to see you again!
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reelmagicJul 03, 2019
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Dockhands and associated employees great.... Yacht Club facilities are second to none...Great stay. View from dock great. Restaurants near by and great as well

Marina Response:
Thank you for the nice review. We are glad you had a great time and we hope to welcome you back next season!
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inixie12Jun 30, 2019
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Great staff, very accommodating

Marina Response:
Thank you for your kind review! We are glad you enjoyed your stay and hope you will visit again soon.
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dnauberJun 11, 2019
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Beautiful spot in a gorgeous harbor. Love it.

Marina Response:
Thank you for your nice review! We are glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you back!!!
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lizperlSep 25, 2018
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We were able to stay on the T Dock. Attendant was terrific and super helpful. The club is beautiful. We were given a tour by Diane (I think), a wonderful woman who works in the office. Showers were Great. Easy walk to beach, adorable town and great restaurants. Highly recommend.

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tscierkaSep 09, 2018
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Nice floating docks. Easy in and out. Warm welcome. Nice shower & laundry. Yacht Club has a great restaurant and bar. Highly recommend.

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robklugSep 03, 2018
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Very nice quiet club. Great bathroom and shower a short walk away.

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hmurmurAug 21, 2018
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Great time. Club was closed but you can request a passcode to enter to use bathroom and laundry. Beautiful town. Local restaurant are great

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Yacht club was very accommodating and also prepared an excellent dinner for our yacht club

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nickbAug 02, 2018
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A very convenient along-side berth in Stonington. Just a bit bumpy during the night with a fresh SW wind. Showers clean but a good walk, not very large. Dock stgaff ran us by their car to get propane. VERY nice!

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Very organized and great accommodation for showers and decking. Beautiful building with restaurant and bar and it’s location there serene Main Street.

Marina Response:
Thank you for the nice review! We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay and hope that we will see you again! -SHYC Management
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mkeenanJul 10, 2018
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Lovely location, nice facilities, friendly helpful staff!

Marina Response:
We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again soon! -SHYC Management
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marcyJul 08, 2018
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Beautiful location and facilities - professional and friendly staff - an absolutely lovely destination!

Marina Response:
Thank you for the nice review! We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay and hope that we will see you again! -SHYC Management
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scamperJun 05, 2018
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Katie was very helpful taking the initiative to call me and offer recommendations for dinner. Had a great dinner at Water St cafe thanks to Katie! However, it was offseason and 3.50ft is too expensive. Could not even plug into the dock since all pedestals are 30amp and we need 50amp. So $3.50ft without electricity!

Marina Response:
Hello, We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and dinner in Stonington Borough. We do have one 50amp available and gladly try to accommodate requests if possible. Our season is Memorial Day to Columbus Day however our dock hands are still in school in early June. Also included in the price of the docks is access to showers, laundry, ice and dining in our restaurant. We hope that you will visit us again this summer! Sincerely, SHYC Management
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