"MM 315.0 St. James Plantation Marina" Southport Sports & Outdoors Tip by grandmaR

Southport Sports & Outdoors: 5 reviews and 5 photos

  Entrance channel
by grandmaR
 
 

The rate was 95 cents a foot with a Boat US discount. They have floating docks for up to 8' draft.

This marina is sort of strange. They have no problem with taking transients, but they have no services - no showers, and no laundry although they do have ice and fuel. They have internet access and bathrooms in the marina trailer which is only open 8 to 5. Otherwise no bathrooms. They do have fuel, ice and water, and there is a restaurant that is about 1/2 mile away. They also apparently have bikes.

Equipment: They say that they have:

151 wet slips with floating docks
8' draft MLW
Ocean access 6 miles north and 5 miles south
Fresh water connections
Shore power (30 & 50 amps)
Fuel pumps (gas and diesel)
Pump-out service
Dry rack boat storage: 160 boats up to 35' long(Second dry rack storage facility being planned)
Pressure washing and boat detailing services
Interim ship's store stocked with marine lubricants, cleaners and fuel treatments, fishing tackle and apparel
Annual boat show in the spring

Address: 4006 St. James Drive
Directions: On the ICW at St. M 315
Dockmaster: Jerry Helms Jr.
Channel 16 VHF
Latitude: 33º 55' 35"
Longitude: 78º 07' 32"

Phone: 910-253-0463
Theme: Boating/Sailing

Was this review helpful?

  • Updated Apr 4, 2011
  • Send to a Friend
  • Report Abuse

Comments

grandmaR

“"..an adventure is an inconvenience rightly considered." G.K. Chesterton”

Online Now

Female

Top 1,000 Travel Writer
Member Rank:
0 0 0 2 5
Forum Rank:
0 0 0 7 2

Have you been to Southport?

  Share Your Travels