KEY WEST BIGHT MARINA
Phone (305) 809-3983 Fax (305) 293-8369
Dockmaster (305) 809-3984
Key West Bight is located at:
Key West Bight Marina is nestled in the middle of the City of Key West's Seaport properties located in the Historic District. The Key West Bight is a twenty-acre facility that has become a major destination for those wishing to experience the ways of the old waterfront of Key West. A visitor to the "Bight" can enjoy a blend of the old with the new. You can go sailing on a historic schooner one day and go diving, fishing, parasailing or take a catamaran trip to the reef the next.
Key West Bight Marina has quickly become the most sought after marina facility in the City of Key West. Liveaboards enjoy its affordable rates and nearby location to "Old Town." This also is a great benefit to the marina's commercial tenants. The Harbor Walk is lined with restaurants, shops, attractionsand other businesses which attract tourists and locals alike.
Key West Bight Marina has 33 deep-water transient slips available that can accommodate vessels up to 140 feet, year round. The majority ofthe transient tenants are repeat business. When asked why they keep coming back, the uniform response is "the pleasing atmosphere, friendly staff, and affordable rates." Showers, laundry and pump-out facilities are on the premises.
The Key West Bight Ferry Terminal began operation January 1, 2002 and offers service to Fort Myers Beachand seasonal service to Marco Island. The ferry website is http://www.seakeywest.com Parking is not a problem since there is plenty of parking in the Historic District. Both locals and tourists have the choice of using three large nearby parking lots.
When you add it all together you can see why everybody says "Key West Bight is a place you have to experience when you visit Key West."
Rates as of January 1st, 2011
Commercial Lease Rates are $27.30 per foot monthly plus $1.00 per licensed passenger and are subject to a commercial wait list.
Recreational Lease Rates are $24.43 per foot monthly and are subject to a recreational wait list.
Liveaboard Lease Rates are $21.61 per foot monthly plus $43.60 per person monthly liveaboard fee.
All lease rates are subject to the following minimums: A Dock - 47' minimum; C and D Docks - 30' minimum; and E Dock - 35' minimum. All leases require a deposit equal to one month's rent.
Normal Transient Dockage Rates are $2.75 per foot per day or $44.00 per foot monthly. Water is included; electric is metered. There is a 120-day limit per calendar year.
Special Events Transient Dockage Rates are $3.00 to $3.50 per foot per day. All Special Events transients PAY FOR THE COMPLETE STAY IN ADVANCE. Up to afive-dayminimum; 30' minimum on all transient dockage.
Dinghy Dockage Rates are $6.00 per day, $26.50 per week and $80.00 per month (13' maximim).
The Cancellation Policy onnormal transient dockage isseven daysbefore arrival without penalty. If cancellations are not made within seven days, there is acharge of one day's dockage.
A vessel is considered a "NO SHOW" at 3:00 pm on the reservation arrival date, and the reservation will be cancelled unless prior arrangements have been made. Special Events Reservations may be cancelled no later than 10 days prior to the arrival date in order to avoid a full charge for the reservation.
Special Events are Memorial Day, the Fourth of July, October's Fantasy Fest, November's Power Boat Races, Christmas/New Year's, and January's Premier Race Week.
ALL VESSELS MUST PUMP-OUT AND Y VALVES MUST BE SECURED IN PUMP-OUT POSITION.
CHECK OUT TIME IS 11:00 AM
Visa, Master Card and American Express are accepted.
- 24-hour security
- Power (30, 50, & 100 amp)
- Cable TV (available, but not provided)
- Bath/shower/laundry facilities
- Trash removal
- Maximum length 140 feet
- Maximum draft 12 feet
- Holding tank (pump-out compatible)
- Single-phase power requirements (forvessel power)
- Dockage is payable in advance
Directions to the marina by land:
Key West Bight Marina is located on the northwest end of the island where it is only a short walk from the marina to Duval Street, the famous Sloppy Joe's Bar, Mallory Square and all the other fine establishments that make up "Old Town." When approaching Key West on US 1, stay to the right, turn on toNorth Roosevelt Boulevard. This route will take you along the very edge of the island and offers a breathtaking view of the back country with its extensive flats and mangrove islands. Turn right at Palm Avenue (the third light on North Roosevelt Boulevard). Drive over the scenic Palm Avenue Bridge (which turns into Eaton Street), and turn right on Margaret Street. Once you arrive at the base of Margaret Street, you have your choice of parking at the Park & Ride or the Caroline Street parking lot.
Directions by water - Gulf of Mexico:
Enter Key West waters at Buoy #1 North West Passage. At Buoy #19 North West Passage, turn eastward to the Key West Main Ship Channel, follow the marker system to red marker #4 turn to starboard and pull up to our Chevron fuel dock.
Directions by water - Atlantic:
Proceed westward down Hawk Channel to Key West Main Ship Channel Buoy #12 then northward to red marker #4 turn to starboard and pull up to our Chevron fuel dock.