Half Moon Bay Marina


Dock
$3.95/ft

Mooring
Not Offered

Day Trip
Not Offered
80 Half Moon Bay Drive
Croton On Hudson, NY 10520
Check-in after 11:30 AM
Check-out before 11:00 AM
VHF 9

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236 Reviews

by George H. - Verified user on May 06, 2024
We enjoyed our stay at Half Moon Bay. WE were there early in the season so it was not busy at all, so an easy in and out. The marina has well-maintained facilities. Steve, the dockmaster, was very helpful and informative about the marina and the surrounding area. The town is near by for shopping and browsing and it is an easy train ride into Manhattan for a day trip. There are many other local sights we did not have time to enjoy this trip

by James D. on Mar 07, 2024
We've stayed as seasonal tenants at Half Moon Bay since 2004 and have always been treated like family. The marina is much more than a shangri-la. Steve, the manager and his superb, large, staff are absolutely phenomenal. The marina is impeccably maintained. They always have many independent service mechanics there on call, even on Sunday's, thankfully. Their wifi is stellar, clubhouse and restroom facilities are spotless, and the easy, plentiful, free car parking can't be beat. Nice to not have any yacht club, or dues or any on top "gotcha" fees as we have encountered at way too many other marinas. HMB is a serious cut above the rest. Highly recommended.

by David B. - Verified user on Oct 20, 2023
Half moon Bay Marina was amazing. We not only were met by Steve one of the nicest dock master but also very informative. Explained everthing in the area and how best to get there. The Marina itself was impeccable and we look forward to going back next season. Thank you from My Reality
Marina Response:
Thank you David. Absolute pleasure meeting you guys. Have a great fall season.

by Alison B. - Verified user on Oct 12, 2023
Awesome, Steve is a friendly, informative dock master.

by Kelly M. - Verified user on Oct 06, 2023
It was a pleasant stay. Steve was very personable and helpful. He greeted us with a list of local attractions. Would definitely go again.

by Peter P. on Oct 03, 2023
Absolutely our favorite marina stay in our 2 year loop!... The floating docks are in great condition and are very stable. Excellent sea wall protection and reliable wifi speed. Well kept bathrooms. Town is a very short walk 1/4 mile to half mile, and the digital and paper welcome packets Steve and his staff gave us are filled with endless choices of stellar restaurants like the Greek place Piato. The Ocean House for seafood and Tavern at Croton landing are both amazing as well. Deep water and excellent wifi. Great deals on Enterprise Rental Car which is next door and plenty of free parking at the marina. Highly recommend and superb staff who are a cut above the rest with being helpful, friendly and will make you feel like you're their only guest. The Croton Gorge Dam is absolutely stunning and so relaxing. Must see!

by Michael N. - Verified user on Oct 03, 2023
It was a good location close to town. Steve was a very pleasant Dockmaster. The facilities as a little basic

by Christy M. - Verified user on Sep 26, 2023
Fantastic three days at Half Moon Bay Marina. Manager/Dockmaster Steve was very attentive to our needs and graciously offered discounts as weather kept us off the Hudson. Thanks Steve for all the great tips on places to see in lively Croton-on-the-Hudson, as well as throughput the mid-Hudson River Valley.

by Daniel N. - Verified user on Sep 19, 2023
Excellent communication from the marina team as to availability, access and points of interest in the neighborhood.

by Heather K. - Verified user on Sep 18, 2023
Staff was over the top wonderful and considerate! Felt super comfortable reaching out if needed but honestly all information was provided :) We were meant to stay 1 night and stayed 3!

by Daz J. - Verified user on Sep 16, 2023
Great stay on the Hudson. Steve was very helpful and accomodating and sent detailed instructions (including pictures) about our slip location before we got to the marina so we were able to set up in advance. Nice floating docks, protected from most of the river wakes and waves by a large fixed attenuator wall. Closer to everything than any of the other options in the area (train station/tracks are close, but it's surprisingly quiet). The welcome packet was the most comprehensive and informative of any we've received and answered all of our questions before we could ask them. Free self-serve pumpout too. No laundry facilities but the laundry service in town picked up, washed, dried, folded, and delivered for a very reasonable price. A great stay, we'll definitely be back.
Marina Response:
Thank you Daz! It was our pleasure meeting you! Hope you have a great rest of the season!

by Robert F. - Verified user on Sep 16, 2023
With Hurricane Lee brewing in the Atlantic, we were welcomed by the friendly dock master at Half Moon. Not only did he provide us a port in the storm, but he greeted us with helpful maps and a useful list of restaurants, trails, and other local amenities. It’s a very pretty marina - well worth a visit.

by jonathan s. on Sep 07, 2023
Most protected marina in the area for storms or hurricanes. Surrounded by land on three sides, and a superb sea wall/ wave attenuator. Very quiet, but within short walking distance of the Metro North trains (Croton Harmon Station) We found it very easy to obtain Uber or taxis at the marina. The only marina with enough depth 8.5' MLW in the area. Grocery stores, endless restaurants and other stores within easy walking distance. Their digital welcome packet and maps are the best we've seen in any marina in our 23 years of boating! Steve, the manager and his terrific staff ensured we had everything we needed.

by blane s. - Verified user on Aug 28, 2023
Easy entry. Accomodating dockmaster who goes above and beyond. Nice facility and alot to do around town.

by James Z. - Verified user on Aug 17, 2023
Great location. Secure dockage and welcoming staff
Marina Response:
Thank you James. Absolute pleasure meeting you and your beautiful family.

by Will C. - Verified user on Jul 31, 2023
Steve and Sebastian were spectacular hosts and Croton-on-Hudson is a lovely spot! I'll be back on my next trip on the Hudson for sure. :-)

by Robert G. - Verified user on Jul 23, 2023
Steve, the Dockmaster was just incredible. He made a special effort to help us with Wi-Fi issues, came in early to help us depart because of strong wind. Marina location so convenient to great Greek restaurants and enterprise. Definite a 5+

by Sharon M. - Verified user on Jul 16, 2023
The Marina was an excellent stop for us on our way to the Erie Canal. The facilities were clean and the staff was very pleasant. We had some problems with the internet service and it was corrected in a reasonable amount of time.

by Michael M. - Verified user on Jul 14, 2023
Steve was great and the most attentive Dockmaster we have met. He makes the stay quite enjoyable and is very knowledgeable on local eateries and tourist attractions.

by Gena O. - Verified user on Jul 13, 2023
Docks are in good shape. Steve did an excellent job of providing specific info on our slip, gave us a map of the area with places to go, etc. My only complaint is that the restroom facilities are a long way away. If course, that's not something that could br changed. But. It was so hot we didnt want to walk there, so i cant comment on the facilities.
Marina Response:
We didn't get to point out that there is a special shortcut to the restrooms that is quite a short walk. Apologies. Hope you can visit again in the future. Have a wonderful summer!

by David B. - Verified user on Jul 11, 2023
The dockmaster, Steve, was extremely helpful in assuring we had a space to fit our needs and was able to accommodate a longer stay than we originally planned. He met us at the dock and let us know about all the conveniences and places to see nearby. We had great Italian food at Pronto in a casual atmosphere for reasonable prices within a short walk of the marina. We enjoyed visiting charming Croton-on-Hudson, especially the Good Shephard Chapel and the Croton Dam.
Marina Response:
Thank you David. We really enjoyed meeting you both, and are so happy you enjoyed! Have a great summer!

by Michael F. - Verified user on Jul 06, 2023
Very helpful and provide tons of resources.

by Tom L. - Verified user on Jul 06, 2023
Overall we were pleased with Half Moon Bay. We were there for 10 days as we left our boat to go home for a few days. Steve the dock master is very good. Attentive, friendly, always willing to lend a hand. The docks are currently under repair and some are a bit rough, but that's being addressed. The seawall works pretty well except in very strong winds. We experienced 20 knot North Winds, that really rocked the docks. One note, the advertised 1/2 mile to town, is closer to a mile. However the new Apple Market is very good. Enterprise car rental was great, will pick you up, and gave us a great deal on a car. The only other comment is that even with staying 10 days, we didn't get a weekly rate, just the discounted AGLCA daily rate. (See Update below!) A good alternative to NYC rates, and does have good access. (Note that the train station is about 1.5 mile walk or a quick Uber ride. ) We would stay at Half Moon Bay again. UPDATE: The dockmaster reached out and adjusted the billing to a weekly rate, it was an oversight, and he was very gracious! I am changing the rating to 5 stars due to the excellent customer service! UPDATE: 7/5/2023 - Stayed at HMBM again this week for 3 days. Great stay overall. Same great service from Steve and Sebastian. This time we brought our friends on Indigo. Would suggest fixing the stairs to the office and bathrooms. Quite dangerous especially at night!
Marina Response:
Thanks for the nice review. I just edited the amount to reflect the discount now applied. Very sorry for oversight!! *Although the Apple Farm store does seem farther walk than a half mile, it’s truly just a half mile in total from the flagpole up top in upper parking lot. Thanks again and was a pleasure meeting you guys!!. Steve

by Kevie N. on Jul 05, 2023
Half Moon Bay Lots of loopers go here. There is no sign for the marina, so we passed by it going toward another marina to the north. I'm assuming because there are condos overlooking the marina, they don't want a sign out? It was difficult. They have a self-pumpout on the north side of the marina. It wasn't working, but Sebastian did a wonderful job unclogging the problem. The slip was fine - floating docks. We did have some turbulence, which is surprising given the distance from the main Hudson channel. There are a lot of steps to climb and the ramp from the docks to the mainland is very steep, FYI. Steve is great in trying to accommodate you. Note there is no fuel and no pool. Bathroom is 2-3? stalls and 1 shower. Doesn't seem like enough for all these boats.
Marina Response:
Thank you for the review. We should have pointed out that there is a very easy walkway and no need to use steps. We'll put you in a very protected slip next time. We did have a very abnormally strong wind storm while you were here. Usually the slips are very protected. But, in the extreme storm during which you were here, sadly we couldn't prevent all the turbulence. Hope you'll visit again.

by Anonymous - Verified user on Jul 04, 2023
Excellent place to dock . Great service , good protection inside the marina . We came already the three times to stay the night at the marina
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About Half Moon Bay Marina

5 minutes from the Croton-Harmon Train Station / 25 miles from Manhattan / 25 minutes to Westchester County Airport

Express and Local Metro North Trains into Grand Central or historic river towns south or north.

Escape, relax, and unwind at one of the finest marinas on the Hudson River. Set in a breathtakingly beautiful area of the Hudson Valley. Half Moon Bay Marina boasts unparalleled views & brilliant sunsets, combined with being one of the only deep-water marinas on the Hudson River in a safe, secure environment, sheltered by an impressive sea wall. * The entire approach depth is 3 feet deeper than the charts show

We have an outstanding variety of local restaurants that are worth visiting. Most are within 1/4 to 1/2 mile easy walk or bike ride from the marina. Copy and paste this link into your browser for an interactive list (with links) to many restaurants https://www.hmbmarina.com/whats-nearby/#fandd

*On site mechanics and resident divers

• Voted in the Top 5 Favorite Marinas to visit in the Northeast by marinas.com 17 years in a row!

• *DOG FRIENDLY with a variety of parks and beautiful trail leading from the marina.

• *Croton Harmon Train Station is one mile away with express Trains to Grand Central Station and Yankee Stadium as well as many points of interest north or south (such as the Culinary Institute, Sleepy Hollow) Amtrak trains can also be found here.

• Easy access to West Point Military Academy, Culinary Institute of America, Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, FDR Estate, Rockefeller Estate, (with extensive hiking trails), Cold Spring, and New York City.

• Enterprise Rental Car nearby (HMB discount & delivery of car right to the marina!)

• Taxis, Uber, and Lyft available

• Access to 4 International Airports within ~1hr as well as nearby (~20min) Westchester County Airport Within Croton-on-Hudson

Check out the impressive Croton Dam (gorgeous & a must see) then hike along the Croton Aqueduct, Teatown Nature Preserve (extensive hiking trails, or Croton Point Park. Discounts on Pedego bicycle rentals to use beautiful walking/bicycle trails leading to Croton Point Park, as well as a gorgeous “Riverwalk” path along the Hudson, accessed directly from Marina

Apple Farm, is ~1/4mi from marina offering fresh produce as well as prepared foods. CVS is right next door for all your pharmacy needs and more. Sav Mor Pharmacy is close by as well. Everything you need is at your fingertips.

*Click on link to our website above, and go to "Stay With Us" and then click on "What's Nearby". Of course, you may just decide to stay and relax at the marina and enjoy barbecuing off your boat or simply take in the scenic beauty of the Hudson Valley. Whether you stay for a day, a week, or an entire season you will not be disappointed. Come linger at Half Moon Bay. 914-271-5400

  • Boat Over 65 feet Please call for pricing.

ATTENTION AGLCA MEMBERS: We do offer dockage discounts for AGLCA members. The discount will be applied by marina staff upon confirmation of your reservation request, even though it will not show in the original pricing quote.


Booking Info

Vessels over 65', please call marina office for pricing.


Services

  • Water Hookup
  • Electrical

Amenities

  • Service & Maintenance
  • Launch Service
  • Wireless Internet
  • Pumpout
  • Restrooms
  • Showers
  • Laundry
  • Ice
  • Launch Ramp
  • Security
  • Cable/Satellite TV
  • Groceries
  • Hotel/Lodging
  • Restaurant
  • Dog Park
  • Floating Docks
  • ATM
  • Pet Friendly
  • Medical Facilities w/in 5 Miles

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