The Triton

Editor's Pick

NY marina now ready for megayachts

ADVERTISEMENT

Large yachts headed to New England this summer can now call on Danfords Marina in Port Jefferson, N.Y. The recently renovated marina now accommodates yachts up to 320 feet, with 12 out of 90 slips available to yachts more than 80 feet. As part of the marina’s overhaul, it was dredged last year to a depth of 20 feet, with the shallowest point now 12 feet.

Danfords is a full-service marina with 480v power, pump out, in-slip high-speed fueling, free Wi-Fi, secured docks, a crew lounge, fitness center and bicycles. There are also an onsite hotel, a salon and spa, and a restaurant with private dining. Restaurant orders can be delivered slip-side for yacht guests and crew, and catering is available.

The marina is 40 miles from New York City; 60 miles from Montauk, N.Y.; 70-75 miles from Block Island and Newport, R.I.; and 130 miles from Nantucket Island.

Behind the marina and within walking distance is the the town of Port Jefferson, with shops, bars, restaurants, museums and more. The hills of Pirates Cove, to the left when entering the harbor, are a short tender ride away and offer views of Long Island Sound.

For more information, visit www.danfords.com/marina

– Melissa McMahon

Related Posts...
French refit shipyard JFA Yachts has expanded its Concarneau harbor Read more...
Suntex Marina Investors has acquired an equity interest from RCI Read more...
Marina development is underway in Dania Beach, Florida, for the Read more...
International marina operator and developer Island Global Yachting (IGY Marinas) Read more...
Camper & Nicholsons Marinas has announced an agreement with Edinburgh Read more...

Share This Post

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Please answer the question below to leave a comment. * Time limit is exhausted. Please reload CAPTCHA.

Editor’s Picks

MYBA18: Crew keep those charter smiles bright

MYBA18: Crew keep those charter smiles bright

Crew start early each day to present their yacht’s best. About 50 yachts are on display at OneOcean Port Vell marina. Crew clean, …

Latest news in the brokerage fleet: New Tankoa, Palumbo sold; New Admiral listed

Latest news in the brokerage fleet: New Tankoa, Palumbo sold; New Admiral listed

Yachts sold S502 Elettra, a 164-foot (50m) Tankoa aluminum hybrid-propulsion motor yacht with a launch date of February 2019, sold to a …

MYBA18: Charter show opens in Barcelona

MYBA18: Charter show opens in Barcelona

The 30th edition of the MYBA Charter Show is underway in Barcelona. Crew showed off their ship-shape yachts in preparation of the upcoming …

Yacht ‘transcended money’ for Huizenga Sr.

Yacht ‘transcended money’ for Huizenga Sr.

By Dorie Cox Owning a yacht was not like H. Wayne Huizenga Sr.’s other ventures. The billionaire entrepreneur, who died March 22 at …