Safe Harbor South Harbour Village

$2.40/ft - $2.50/ft

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4909 Fish Factory Road
Southport, NC 28461
Check-in after 01:00 PM
Check-out before 11:00 AM
VHF 16

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169 Reviews

by maria w. - Verified user on Nov 18, 2023
Really nice place with good facilities, clean showers and knowledgeable staff. We will stay there again.

by Melinda M. - Verified user on Nov 18, 2023
Dock hands were excellent. Laundry area and baths are nothing to write home about but water pressure was fabulous and laundry was $1.50 to wash and dry. Overall, a very positive experience. Would definitely stop here again.
Marina Response:
Thank you, Melinda, for the 5-star review. The Team at Safe Harbor South Harbour Village always strives to provide the best hospitality and service. Please note that we have a complete remodel of the laundry room and restroom/shower facilities scheduled for early 2024. We look forward to seeing you again in the future.

by Jennifer S. - Verified user on Nov 17, 2023
Ian and Pete were very helpful and nice. We needed propane and they took us to get a refill. The restaurants on site are very good.

by Bob S. - Verified user on Nov 15, 2023
Great clean docks and marina. Great staff. Two very good restaurants.

by David L. - Verified user on Nov 14, 2023
5 days on the face dock at this wonderful Marina! The dock crew is fantastic and the facilities are very nice. There are two very good restaurants on site. We plan to stay again.

by Jeffrey W. - Verified user on Nov 13, 2023
This marina is great the facilities and staff. We stop here twice a year as a respite from offshore sailing and always feel welcomed and cared for.

by Nancy Jean L. - Verified user on Nov 13, 2023
Very helpful and nice staff. Easy exit and entrance to marina.

by Lori M. - Verified user on Nov 13, 2023
Always a treat to stay here! Excellent dock staff, nice bathrooms and restaurants near by!

by James P. - Verified user on Nov 09, 2023
Great facility with very helpful and competent staff. everything was well maintained and fully functional. The Rusty Hook Restaurant is well worth a visit. Good food and drink and great service.

by Kay A. on Nov 07, 2023
Another great visit lasting longer than we had anticipated.Can't thank the staff enough for their help with every aspect of the stay. Ian is extremely help as always working us in with our very flexible departure dates. Pete thanks for the invite to Sunday football at the yacht club, Bob thanks for golfing recommendations. Jack got always being willing to help. The 2 Brads and Andy for the quick responses to any requests including the dreaded pumpouts! All dockhands were.very helpful getting on and off docks. Facilities were good with 2 restaurants on site and many others close by. Hope to see you all again next year.

by Larry S. - Verified user on Nov 07, 2023
Friendly staff, clean facilities.

by Michel L. - Verified user on Nov 05, 2023
So nice peoples good service completely helfull

by Peter C. - Verified user on Nov 04, 2023
Clean,well run with two restaurants

by Walt E. - Verified user on Nov 01, 2023
The Crew are amazing! Helpful in every way. Convenient to two great restaurants. Directly on the ICW,easy in and out. We'll be back!

by José H. - Verified user on Oct 31, 2023
Nice Marina friendly support personal for moring and fuel gas dock. And the restaurant Josphe’s 💯% recommended. Thanks.

by Sara W. - Verified user on Oct 28, 2023
The staff at this marina is awesome! They are very attentive and helpful.

by Fred L. - Verified user on Oct 25, 2023
Had a great stay, two nights, at the marina. The dock help is the best, they are not only very capable and helpful but friendly too. The Rusty Hook Restaurant is perfect for a casual meal and drink. All the facilities are very clean. Right on the ICW means no windy, shallow canal to enter. Will definitely stay again.

by Tara I. - Verified user on Oct 25, 2023
Clean, safe and beautiful Marina. Great dockhands. Two great restaurants right at the Marina. Beautiful sunset.

by JOHN C. - Verified user on Oct 19, 2023
The service was unbelievable!! Three very competent and friendly guys met us and helped us tie up. On top of that they gave us a ride to the grocery store which was too far too walk. If your stars went to 10 that is what i would give them!!

by Gordon F. - Verified user on Oct 16, 2023
Loved the crew, loved the docks, great restaurant showers/bath were just okay.

by KEVIN C. - Verified user on Oct 10, 2023
Great staff and facility

by Steven H. - Verified user on Oct 09, 2023
Very friendly and knowledgable staff. Great facilities. Highly recommend this marina. We will be staying again.

by Dennis J. - Verified user on Oct 09, 2023
Very nice guys on the dock we will be staying there again

by Amy F. - Verified user on Oct 02, 2023
Great crew at the marina. They can have a lot of current going by, and they always get you on and off the dock safely, and with a smile. Piers in great shape and two restaurants on site. Short walk to a rental car place also if you need one.

by Ben G. - Verified user on Oct 02, 2023
Beautiful marina - great resources on site.

by Richard C. on Sep 12, 2023
This the best marina we’ve stated at. The dock crew is by far the best. We needed groceries and they drove us to the grocery store. I can’t say enough about the staff here. There are also two restaurants within the marina. If you are traveling through Southport on the ICW, you won’t be disappointed stopping here.

by Richard R. - Verified user on Sep 09, 2023
Friendly staff, clean docks and facilities

by Ronald S. - Verified user on Sep 06, 2023
Couldn’t be better. Great place.

by George B. - Verified user on Sep 04, 2023
Dock staff is always friendly and very helpful.

by Gerald W. - Verified user on Aug 29, 2023
they could not get my electricxal hooked up

by Craig M. - Verified user on Aug 27, 2023
Wonderful folks to work with!

by Daryl B. - Verified user on Aug 19, 2023
Ian and team were fantastic. They were so nice every time we spoke to them or asked for anything. Ian went above and beyond when the life jacket we ordered for our grandson was delayed. He grabbed one from his house and let us borrow it for the day. They made the stay wonderful. Thanks!

by Donald K. - Verified user on Aug 14, 2023
Docks were nice. Dock crew were very helpful and nice. Enjoyed stay.

by Mark B. - Verified user on Aug 13, 2023
Great place!! Staff is great and on-site restaurants are fantastic.

by Anthony K. - Verified user on Aug 04, 2023
I have been at this Marina since March of 2006.through a corporate change of ownership, in Nov. 2019 .

by Andrew K. - Verified user on Aug 02, 2023
Excellent help from Pete docking and checking in.

by John D. - Verified user on Jul 31, 2023
Great location and very helpful and friendly team. I am familiar with the waters but the dockmaster gave an excellent run down of things to watch for both in the marina and in surrounding area. Nice clean facilities.

by L. S. - Verified user on Jul 29, 2023
Outstanding, the dock master and help were awesome and provided lots of information from travel to restaurants.

by Alan G. - Verified user on Jul 28, 2023
Excellent marina with great location and nearby restaurants! Bathrooms could use a remake and be a little cleaner.

by Rita K. - Verified user on Jul 26, 2023
Made a last minute decision to stay the night, Rather than anchor out. The doc master helped remover our boat in and familiarize us with the marina. Add a wonderful dinner at the Italian restaurant.

by Kathy E. - Verified user on Jul 18, 2023
Nice folks and nice facilities. Great stop!

by Richard P. - Verified user on Jul 10, 2023
Nice facility, good location, helpful staff.

by Chuck S. - Verified user on Jul 06, 2023
This is a really nice Marina. Docks and Power Pedestals in excellent condition. Staff is excellent, and 2 great Restaurants on site. Would give 5 stars, but docking is on outside of Linear dock, and ignorant Boaters passing by Rock the Heck out of you!

by Stephen S. - Verified user on Jul 04, 2023
Courteous, experienced dockworkers had us tied up and powered up in no time

by John P. - Verified user on Jun 20, 2023
Marina crew is terrific!

by Cynthia D. - Verified user on Jun 18, 2023
Ian and his crew are amazing! They really know how to make docking a piece of cake. We will be back.

by Tim H. - Verified user on Jun 15, 2023
Great staff. Great close in places to eat.

by curt s. - Verified user on Jun 10, 2023
Helpful staff and clean docks good location

by Ricky D. - Verified user on Jun 07, 2023
All good people they they help you anyway they can restaurant had best crab claws I ever had😁😁

by Philip H. - Verified user on Jun 06, 2023
Great staff, friendly and helpful.

by Mike T. - Verified user on Jun 03, 2023
Great service. Very clean marina!!! Will definitely stay here again.

by Allen A. - Verified user on Jun 02, 2023
Great spot. The staff was 5 star plus on customer service. If you have dogs, access is easy to a walking area just past the docks. Will be back!

by Tom L. - Verified user on Jun 02, 2023
Very nice modern marina with helpful staff. I had an issue with their brand-new ELCI Power Pedestals tripping with my power cord. The dock staff was very helpful in finding a resolution. Very rocky due to wake from passing boats not slowing down, and showers lack privacy and could use a good de-grunging.

by Charlie B. - Verified user on Jun 01, 2023
Ian, the Dockmaster and his crew were excellent. Fuel right at our slip. Southport village was very nice to see.

by Michael F. - Verified user on May 30, 2023
Good service from professional staff

by Jonathan W. - Verified user on May 28, 2023
Outstanding dock master and team. Enjoyed our stay despite gale force winds.

by Barry D. - Verified user on May 25, 2023
The staff is always friendly and helpful. We always keep our boat here when on vacationing on Oak Island. Very convenient to our condo.

by Kent G. - Verified user on May 22, 2023
All good. No problems! Two thumbs up.

by Mike M. - Verified user on May 21, 2023
Great marina with very helpful staff. We had a nice dinner at Joseph’s Italian Restaurant at the top of the dock.

by Stephen R. - Verified user on May 16, 2023
The docket and crew are awesome!

by Robert X. - Verified user on May 12, 2023
Very accommodating and the restaurants are great!

by Mark C. - Verified user on May 08, 2023
Ian (Dock Master) and crew could not have been more helpful. We came into the marina in high winds. Ian guided us through the inlet and had us safely secured without a problem. We ended up having a current issue with the boat when leaving in the am-Ian came in (early) to help us get out of a tough situation safely. He and his team r personable and professional-we r truly grateful for alll they did for us while we were there.

by James H. - Verified user on May 08, 2023
Very nice Marina and excellent staff. The rusty hooks restaurant was great.

by Anne W. - Verified user on May 07, 2023
Ian and the crew are top notch. They really knew what they were doing when we came in during high winds and a strong current. The facilities are nice and convenient to the docks. There are two very good restaurants right off the grounds and a gorgeous park about 1/4 mile away. Town is a short drive away, which is a bit tricky. No Ubers around and sporadic taxi availability. Not walkable. The current was strong when we left at 6am the next morning and our friends got sideways and wedged against three boats. The crew came to the rescue and pulled them off with their workboat. They refused tips offered by our friends. We would stay here again.

by James S. - Verified user on May 02, 2023
Punctual service, good communication, clean and considerate floating dock and restroom and shower facilities.

by Constantin C. - Verified user on May 02, 2023
Very competent and helpful Harbourmasters, straight communication - Thanks from SY Charisma (heading around Cape Hatteras to New York

by Julie L. - Verified user on May 01, 2023
Great place to stop, the dock people were very polite & helpful! Would recommend this as a stop on the ICW!

by Terry W. - Verified user on Apr 26, 2023
Very nice marina. Bathrooms very clean. 2 nice restaurants near. Ian, the dock master, was very nice and helpful, along with the other dock staff. Ian went out of his way to help us.

by Doug Hasse S. - Verified user on Apr 25, 2023
The Marina was easy access off the ICW and the dock workers were top notch. They were right there to catch the lines and helped us get off the dock when we left in the wind. They all were very nice. The Marina itself had no ice and no ship store. There were 2 restaurants on the property itself but nothing else around there that was within walking distance. Would stay here again as long as no provisions were needed.

by Jonathan S. - Verified user on Apr 23, 2023
The best stop on the ICW.

by Mary M. - Verified user on Apr 23, 2023
Great transient dock, Ian was very helpful, facilities clean and all very safe! Looking forward to stopping here another time.

by Melissa E. - Verified user on Apr 21, 2023
Great helpful staff and clean facilities

by Steve P. - Verified user on Apr 20, 2023
Very friendly and helpful dock staff. No less than 4 staff helping out with tie up, fuel and power. Can't beat the member price for diesel! Great seafood restaurant right next door.

by Douglas H. - Verified user on Apr 19, 2023
Ian and the dock crew were all great.

by Brian B. - Verified user on Apr 14, 2023
Nice marina, face dock so a little rocking from inexperienced boaters. The marina is well maintained with all the amenities required except one a courtesy car. This is a common issue with Safe Harbor. The good part of safe harbor marinas is it is easy booking and you know the marina will be in good condition.

by Larry G. - Verified user on Apr 12, 2023
Dock staff was great! Restaurant was great.

by Richard S. - Verified user on Apr 03, 2023
Great staff. Nice docks. Two restuarants and a bar nearby. Groceries a 2 mile uber

by Jane F. - Verified user on Mar 21, 2023
Very nice dock personnel and docks. No boaters lounge and bath house was adequate. Showers never got hot, but the area was heated!

by Todd J. - Verified user on Jan 23, 2023
Todd and Bob were a great help when we arrived. Helped with lines, connecting shore power, fuel, and general information about the Marina. We had a nice stay and recommend this marina.

by David S. - Verified user on Dec 19, 2022
Fantastic docks. Upgraded. Great location and nearby restaurants

by Joe F. on Dec 15, 2022
Ian and his staff are top notch with excellent customer service. So much so that we made the decision after a 4 day ocean run with a not so great weather window going forward to leave our boat at the marina for the winter. A great place to stay with a great town and restaurants to visit. People are very friendly and the marina staff goes above and beyond to accommodate our needs. We will enjoy coming back during the winter!

by Russell D. on Dec 07, 2022
Ian and his staff run a great marina! The service is first class. We had to change our dates many times and they made it easy. Very accommodating. You feel at home. We were on the face dock and wakes were minimal. Fueling and pump out at your tie up. Very easy. We hope to make this a regular stop on the way north and the way south. And Southport is a great place to spend some time as well!

by Lydia S. - Verified user on Dec 05, 2022
Docks and facilities are in top notch condition. Staff was helpful and friendly. Very easy stop along the ICW.

by Duane B. on Dec 01, 2022
I was a little surprised about the $10 fee for a pump out, but the staff was very friendly and helped my dock and tie up. I stayed a month for the monthly rate and they are petty cool about leaving a day later if the weather demands it.

by Dennis P. - Verified user on Nov 21, 2022
We enjoyed staying at Safe Harbor South Village. We extended our stay to let TS Nicole pass to our west. The staff and operations are competent, helpful and professional. New modern floating docks are very secure. The bathrooms and showers need updating however understand they are not under SH control. We would visit again.

by Rod H. - Verified user on Nov 17, 2022
Friendly efficient dock crew, especially Ian! Pretty setting. Great Italian restaurant (Joseph’s)

by James M. - Verified user on Nov 15, 2022
South Harbor Village Marina was great from start to finish, plus the personnel there work over and above to make sure everything is right. They were prompt in confirming our reservation. The team was on the dock to get us tied up, registered, fueled promptly and answer any questions. Joseph's Restaurant at the end of the dock was the perfect Italian restaurant for a full day on the ocean. Definitely a \"go-To\" destination.

by David R. - Verified user on Nov 15, 2022
The dockmaster and staff were very helpful. Because of impending severe weather, we requested arriving a day early and staying an extra day. No problem. When we had an issue with the dock pedestal power, the dock master issued us a refund for the electric usage.\nNot sure if there is a captain's lounge with coffee, book library etc. That would be nice. The shower facilities could use a bit of updating and expansion, but then I am spoiled with my home marina's facilities.

by Catherine R. on Nov 14, 2022
We had a great stay at Safe Harbor South Harbour Marina while waiting out T/S Nicole. From the initial call to inquire about availability through to our departure, the staff were helpful, friendly, and professional. Brad, Ian, Todd, and the woman in the office (whose name I cannot remember) were welcoming and helpful. The dock was brand new and rebuilt with very sturdy looking pilings. We felt safe and secure during several days of high winds and rain. The laundry and bathroom facilities were clean and worked well. Laundry cost $1.50 per load and the machines worked well. Thank you for a great stay. If we are ever in the area again we would definitely consider treating ourselves to a stay at Safe Harbor South Harbour marina.

by Tom N. - Verified user on Nov 13, 2022
Our stay was one of the best marina experiences we've had to date. It's a great facility, well maintained and in a fairly protected area. The highlight by far is Ian the dock master and his crew. They are super helpful, amazingly professional and went out of their way to accommodate us and a number of other boats who rode out the impacts of Hurricane Nicole. Ian constantly checked on dock lines and boats, made sure people had extra lines and fenders in right places, offered suggestions about wind and current and generally were their answering questions before they could be asked. A wonderful experience and highly recommended.

by Fiona d. on Nov 12, 2022
This was a great visit. The marina crew could not be more helpful. The facilities were clean and in great condition. The manager was friendly and accommodating. Fully recommend

by Geoff & Jenni M. - Verified user on Nov 07, 2022
Great location! Dock crew was excellent, very attentive. Restrooms, showers were a bit of a disappointment. Two shower stalls in a common bathroom with sink, toilet and urinal. No potential for privacy.

by Mary W. - Verified user on Nov 02, 2022
Great location, friendly folks, nice facilities. Thank you for all.

by Nancy B. - Verified user on Oct 23, 2022
This is one of the nicest marinas along the ICW. Friendly, immaculate and two nice restaurants right on site. Our third stop here and we will be back!

by David B. - Verified user on Oct 20, 2022
Super nice, well kept and clean marina and always the best dockhands on the ICW. Ian is super attentive and there bell to bell. A walk down the dock takes you to Joseph’s which is arguably one of the best restaurants anywhere.

by Bill W. - Verified user on Oct 20, 2022
On our way back to Charleston, SC from Beaufort, NC. Bob and crew were great! During your stop, check out Joseph's. A wonderful Italian restaurant on site.

by Sherry H. - Verified user on Oct 18, 2022
This is a great stop on the ICW. The docks are wonderful, in slip pump out, great bathrooms and laundry. Rural setting, but restaurant on site, and 2.5 mile bike ride to grocery store, banks and pharmacies. Gated marina in a residential area. The dockhands were awesome!

by Vicki E. - Verified user on Oct 08, 2022
This was an overnight stop for us. We were greeted with two men ready to help as the currents can be ripping. They got us in safely, helped with ropes and a pump out. The marina has decent showers including an ADA bathroom and nice laundry.

by Wes W. - Verified user on Sep 06, 2022
Awesome crew. Very clean and updated marina with very nice showers, laundry and two decent restaurants.

by Virginia E. - Verified user on Sep 01, 2022
Martin, the dock master was great! He was easy to communicate with and answered all my questions. A relief from a distressing trip the previous couple of days on the water. Easy to pull up to fuel dock. Facilities were nice but could use some air conditioning in the laundry room.

by CAPT G. - Verified user on Aug 23, 2022
Outstanding staff and great food

by Pamela M. - Verified user on Jul 19, 2022
Good dockhands and restaurant nearby. Italian place, recommended by the dockhand, was great!

by Richard H. - Verified user on Jul 10, 2022
Great marina staff with a couple of good Restaurent choices on-site.

by Alex S. - Verified user on Jul 10, 2022
Thanks to the great dock masters

by Jeff F. - Verified user on Jul 07, 2022
Great, always friendly and courteous, Great marina chain.

by Rob G. - Verified user on Jun 30, 2022
Great staff. Friendly and helpful. Clean bathrooms and laundry facility.

by Ronald W. - Verified user on Jun 30, 2022
Super helpful staff. Clean facilities and great restaurants nearby.

by Kirk C. - Verified user on Jun 29, 2022
Good marina with helpful dock hands, Restrooms are single hole facilities, but are clean, and there's and "extra" bathroom should one be occupied. Most of the boat traffic obeys the "no wake zone", however some don't and it gets a little bouncy on the outer face dock where they put transients. They did put us on the inside of that dock so the waves were somewhat diminished. Rusty Hooks is a good restaurant. Didn't get to try Joseph's. Only down side is it's distance from downtown Southport.

by Paula W. - Verified user on Jun 09, 2022
What a great Marina. Brad and his staff are great. There are 2 restaurants (1not open when we were there-? weekends only). The only drawback was the bathrooms—structurally good but could use a little attention. Definitely a marine I would love to come back to.

by Kevin L. - Verified user on Jun 07, 2022
Extremely helpful Dock hands and dock master. The inside of the face dock/Transient dock is very protected from the ICW traffic and very calm. Great spot for stopping when traveling North or South on the ICW with two fantastic restaurants right at the dock. An Excellent Italian Restaurant and a really good Bar and Grill with great seafood.

by Yves V. - Verified user on Jun 07, 2022
Like many other safe harbor every thing is perfect Crew is very nice and helpfull Everything is in order and clean Docks are very nice (amazing wood) A little of wake from time to time but not too bad compared to many other places The access is essay The current is moderate Can dinghy to the town Very nice

by Roger M. - Verified user on May 22, 2022
2nd time staying there for one night. Simple and easy as it gets, especially using the Dockwa App!

by Franz S. on May 22, 2022
Well maintained, clean, like new docks and facilities. Helpful and friendly staff. We draw 7.5 feet and had no problem in the channel leading to the marina. Deep water on face dock. Convenient to grocery stores(2.5 miles). A very good experience, well worth a visit.

by Marty F. - Verified user on May 21, 2022
good docking experience. Helpful staff.

by Mike M. - Verified user on May 16, 2022
Great location, facility and staff.

by Christi L. - Verified user on May 14, 2022
Great help docking! Staff is awesome, docks well maintained. Two restaurants on-site. Taxi service to town, or take dinghy. Would stay again.

by Joseph B. - Verified user on May 13, 2022
Nice new docks with excellent electricity and water plus fuel at your space. Really helpful staff.

by Michelle W. - Verified user on May 06, 2022
Fabulous Friendly Fun AND great restaurants

by Matt S. - Verified user on May 02, 2022
We spent a night here heading home. Two SHM employees met us on the dock to manage lines when we arrived. Fueled up, filled water and enjoyed a quiet night on the dock. Laundry and showers are clean. Docks are basically new.

by Robert G. - Verified user on May 01, 2022
Dockhands very knowledgeable and helpful. They knew what they were doing. New docks were beautiful, just the right height. Also fabulous restaurant right next to marina, Joseph’s. Worth the trip just for that

by Carlos D. - Verified user on Apr 30, 2022
Mike, Ian, Martin and others are Awsome!

by Karen K. - Verified user on Apr 29, 2022
Absolutely FANTASTIC! We noticed there have been Lots of wonderful improvements and the guys helping us with our lines both on arrival and departure are so incredibly helpful! Looking forward to our return visit in the fall! Thanks for everything!

by Neil G. - Verified user on Apr 25, 2022
Great place Friendly people Great restaurant
Marina Response:
Thanks, bigkahuna! We are happy to hear that you were treated well here at Safe Harbor South Harbour Village. We are looking forward to your next visit.

by Charles F. - Verified user on Apr 24, 2022
From the moment we pulled up to the day we pushed off - we were greeted with friendly and helpful staff. Clean bathroom facilities and two awesome restaurants nearby. We had to get some repair work done #moselymarinemotors so this was a great place for our stay! Thank you!!!

by Babs C. - Verified user on Apr 24, 2022
Helpful staff for lines etc. the men in my party found the shower “dirty and not great.” Women’s shower was fine. Would be good if they had recycling capabilities. Somewhat shocking that they don’t. Sane for used oil…

by Kevin F. - Verified user on Apr 17, 2022
The crew at Safe Harbor south Harbor Village was awesome. Super helpful, very friendly, and top notch professionalism. Would stay here again and highly recommend.

by Teresa M. - Verified user on Apr 16, 2022
Great guys. Nice place. Eat at Josephs!

by Michael C. - Verified user on Apr 13, 2022
Great stay all around. Easy access, knowledgeable and helpful dockhands, beautiful spot.

by Dan H. - Verified user on Apr 11, 2022
Staff is extremely friendly and helpful.

by Wade c. - Verified user on Apr 02, 2022
Dock staff fantastic, yes all new docks have GFI as new code, update your transformers!

by Lori M. - Verified user on Mar 18, 2022
Great stay. Excellent dock hands and facilities. This place makes me consider a membership

by Sam L. - Verified user on Jan 06, 2022
This is an amazing marina, with a great staff, and food onsite if you want that. The rest of town is a quick dinghy ride away. We found it to be an accommodating and very good place to stay on our southerly trek and will be coming back again.

by Brian B. - Verified user on Dec 22, 2021
We always love staying at SH South Harbor Village. Great dock hands, fantastic dock master. The facility has been updated after the past hurricane and it is beautiful. 2 great restaurants, various options for rides to services, provisions, propane and liquor at a very low cost. A marina that's easy in and out. A place to come back to again and again. SV Chanticleer Csy 44 walkover 5.6 draft

by Robert F. - Verified user on Dec 18, 2021
The new dock is lovely, but there is no provision for older boats with old systems. We were not able to use power at all. No rebate or reduction of price was made as the marina staff blamed Dockwa.
Marina Response:
Mr. Flynn I am sorry you experienced electrical issues during your stay. I'm not sure if it was explained or not but during our rebuild our electrical system was brought up to the new National Electrical Code (NEC). This has caused breakers on our docks to trip due to a bonded ground issue (neutral/ground tied together) on a boat. We typically will refund however, I have asked Dockwa to refund your electric charge because the reservation is over a month old. They just informed me that it is done. Again, we apologize for any inconvenience and hope that you stay with us again. Please reach out to me if you have further questions or concerns. Ian-Dockmaster.

by Grace A. - Verified user on Dec 02, 2021
Great stay at safe harbor southport marina! All the dock help were all outstanding! Super friendly and helpful! Had dinner at Joseph's Italian Bistro and it was one of the best meals we've had on our journey so far. We will definitely be back!

by Teresa S. - Verified user on Nov 28, 2021
Such a great marina! So well-run (Thanks Ian!) with wonderful staff, especially Jack. The two restaurants on site are terrific. Great docks and laundry. Easy in and out for fuel and or pump out. Can’t say enough good things about Safe Harbor Southport Marina and we hope to be back. -Scott and Tris GREEN EYES

by Cynthia D. - Verified user on Nov 27, 2021
Beauty marina with great restaurants. Can’t say enough about the dock crew!!

by Susan B. - Verified user on Nov 17, 2021
It's a beautiful new dock with the best staff and restaurants close by.

by Christopher L. - Verified user on Nov 17, 2021
Great docking help! Next time we’re stay more than one night.

by dan m. - Verified user on Nov 14, 2021
Staff is excellent. Friendly and very knowledgeable. Everyone on staff knows boats/ docking/ etc. very accommodating.
Marina Response:
We appreciate the nice review! Please visit again as we are continuously working to improve our service and facility. Hopefully we will be even more impressive next time!

by Dana H. - Verified user on Nov 11, 2021
Outstanding harbormaster and crew! Excellent help with docking in wind and current. Great facilities with 2 restaurants on site. Also received a transient membership to the Cape Fear Yacht Club nearby, allowing us to join their happy hour. It was such a treat to meet members of the local boating community!

by Mick M. - Verified user on Nov 10, 2021
Super helpful dock master and dock hands. Very nice floating docks. Easy pumpout at slip. Fabulous resturant on site.

by Tom H. - Verified user on Nov 06, 2021
Excellent location on the waterway, clean facilities and very helpful staff! Nice Restaurant on the grounds! I always try to stay here

by Armand d. - Verified user on Nov 06, 2021
Great Marina! Nice location, friendly staff and great restaurant

by carl r. - Verified user on Nov 06, 2021
Perfect spot. Lots of help docking. Early morning g assistance releasing lines. All went well. Thank you, Carl have

by Peter K. - Verified user on Nov 03, 2021
Ice clean Marina. Dock crew was great.

by Anthony B. - Verified user on Oct 28, 2021
Great crew...nicest people on the ICW. Super clean maintained facility

by William H. - Verified user on Oct 25, 2021
The Safe Harbor South Harbour Village Marina was recently largely rebuilt and rewired. The face/fuel dock in particular is much stronger and stabler than it used to be. The heads and laundry are always clean, the dock guys know their business and the in-the-marina restaurant Fish Hooks is pleasent with a good bar and food a cut above the average on the waterway restaurant.

by John F. - Verified user on Oct 21, 2021
Dockhands were great. Italian food was excellent.

by Kelli W. - Verified user on Oct 04, 2021
Super friendly staff and very clean facilities! We look forward to docking here again.
Marina Response:
Thank you for the 5- Star review! We look forward to your next visit to Safe Harbor South Harbour Village.

by Michael M. - Verified user on Sep 27, 2021
Great staff and service.
Marina Response:
Thank you for the great review! We hope to see you next time you are in the area.

by Hank P. on Sep 25, 2021
On behalf of our annual Military Appreciation Day (MAD) volunteers and active duty guests, we want to express our deep gratitude to the staff at the marina for their outstanding community civic mindedness in support of our annual event. As an all volunteer, 100% donor supported organization, we depend on the generosity of the local community and Safe Harbor South Harbour Village Marina definitely showed their local community spirit. Manager, Mike, Dockmaster, Ian and the dock staff couldn't have been more welcoming, generous, and helpful in making the facility available for our use and helping ensure a quality experience for our visiting troops. We look forward to continuing our relationship with the marina and are delighted to have it in the community. Hank Pomeranz, MAD Southport Chapter.
Marina Response:
It was our pleasure, Hank. We were happy to see the excited smiles of the young service members as they boarded their assigned boats for a day of fishing. MAD Southport Chapter put on a well organized event and we thank them for their year-round efforts in putting the event together. Thanks also to the boat captains who volunteered their boats, time, and local fishing knowledge to make it a day that these active duty personnel will remember for a lifetime.

by Gary E. on Jul 13, 2021
Ian Cummings, Jack and the rest of the team are the best. We ALWAYS visit here, as we enjoy the people as well as the great marina. Food is top shelf here too.
Marina Response:
Thank you so much for the great review! Our team is always happy to hear that they have been recognized for their efforts. Please come back and see us again. P.S. - We also enjoy Rusty Hooks Dockside Grill and Joseph's Italian Bistro!

by Curtis N. - Verified user on Jul 12, 2021
Nice marina great staff, two excellent restaurants next to Marina.

by Nick E. - Verified user on Jul 10, 2021
Deckhands tore off our stern railing. They had no idea what they were doing or how to dock a 70’ boat. Electricity not always working. Water not always working. 15 minutes from the inlet. Many boats going by. Wakes were noisy and kept us awake. The marina is under construction and looks nothing like the photos on the website. Would never go back.

by Art M. on Jul 09, 2021
Great staff and facilities! Facilities look great since rebuild from hurricane damage! Helped keep an eye on my boat through Tropical Storm Elsa. Thanks guys!

by kerry k. - Verified user on Jul 07, 2021
Great staff. Very helpful.
Marina Response:
Thanks for the review! Please stop and see us again next time you are in the area.

by Victor N. - Verified user on Jun 27, 2021
Great staff, very friendly and helpful. Floating docks just about all completely rebuilt after being damaged in last year’s hurricane Isiah. Fat Andy’s Burgers just a 45 minute walk, do it they are great.
Marina Response:
The team at Safe Harbor South Harbour Village thanks you for the great review! We are working hard on the finishing touches of the rebuild and will be even better on your next visit. Looking forward to seeing you again next time you are in the area. P.S - we like Fat Andy's too!

by Patti U. - Verified user on Jun 23, 2021
Great marina and a great staff!! Quiet with two excellent restaurants just outside the marina gates!! Southport is a beautiful town!! A must see!!
Marina Response:
Thank you for the review! We agree, Southport is a lovely town! Our team here at Safe Harbor South Harbour Village is happy to hear the positive review and we hope that you will visit us again when you are in the area. We are working to be even better next time!

by Jon A. - Verified user on Jun 15, 2021
Staff was great. The docks were brand new and really nice. Definitely a crowded overnight stop on the ICW. The staff gave us the number of a local driver who took us on a quick provisioning run. Would definitely stop again if we're up this way again.
Marina Response:
Thanks for the review, partek! Please stop and see us again if you make it back this way. We hope to be even better next time!

by William F. - Verified user on Jun 10, 2021
Easy access from the ICW. AWESOME dock master and crew. Advised of current, wind, and approach concerns. Didn’t use the restaurants at the facility but they are highly regarded. Very nice location.
Marina Response:
Thanks for the review! It's important to us that we make every transient arrival and departure as seamless as possible. Glad to hear that we were helpful. Please visit us again - we aim to continuously improve and we will be even better next time!

by Ian S. - Verified user on Jun 07, 2021
Crowded and no pump out installed yet -even though they advertised online as having one. Lots of construction. Nice staff. Friendly and helpful.

by W N. - Verified user on Jun 03, 2021
Marina is still under repair from a storm 2 years ago. Temp walkways, only dockage was on the outside of the T dock on a busy waterway.
Marina Response:
Thanks for the review. We are actually finishing up a rebuild from Hurricane Isaias in August of 2020. We try to notify all transient guests in advance as to the current situation on our docks. We apologize if we dropped the ball in your case.

by Marc T. - Verified user on Jun 01, 2021
Great place. Still recovering from Hurricane damage but they are trying hard to satisfy. No trash cans on the docks or anywhere on the property
Marina Response:
Thanks for the review, pegasus1! I apologize that you were unable to find the trash cans. With ongoing construction they can be hard to spot. Hopefully we will see you this coming weekend and we will be glad to show you the current trash can locations. We will have trash cans on A-Dock once the plumbing installation is complete.

by Jim T. - Verified user on May 31, 2021
We left a day early because we had to be on the T dock outside on the ICW. Rock-n-rolled all night long and no sleep. We had reservations well in advance and should have been told if they did not have a slip inside. I would not have gone if I knew we were going to be on the fuel dock outside. I would like credit for the second night as we left the Dock right after 11 AM on May 30. Will not go back there!

by Norman M. - Verified user on Jun 08, 2020
Very nice marina. People were friendly and helpful!

by Timothy E. - Verified user on May 20, 2020
Great people great Marina--we came in late at night (8:45 PM) and they stayed and helped us into a tricky spot Tim

by John S. - Verified user on Oct 30, 2019
Good help on the dock, two restaurants on premises
Marina Response:
Thanks very much for acknowledging our dock staff! It's a harder job to do correctly than most people would think but we try to make every landing as safely and comfortably as possible. Safe travels but please come back and stay with us again.

by Capt. P. on Oct 18, 2019
Always one of our favorites! Marina manager, Bill Gregory, is the best of the best. The place has everything you need for an overnight or extended stay.
Marina Response:
Thanks very much but we couldn't to it without the rest of our service minded staff! Look forward to seeing you again on your next stop. Safe travels---Bill

Booking Info

Vessel Info

  • Max LOA: 250'
  • Max Beam: 40'
  • Max Draft:16'


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Last Updated on 11/30/2023 at 1:55PM

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  • Diesel: $4.78


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