Sakonnet Point Marina


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11 Bluff Head Ave
Little Compton, RI 02837
Check-in after 12:00 PM
Check-out before 12:00 PM

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48 Reviews

by Juan M. - Verified user on Sep 28, 2023
Chris the dock master is very helpful!

by Bradley H. - Verified user on Sep 28, 2023
Just fine. It is a quiet place, and very convenient for our trip.

by steven h. - Verified user on Sep 19, 2023
Chris and his staff were great

by Sidney B. - Verified user on Sep 04, 2023
Very nice people at marina and club. A charming combination of active fishing community and small recreational fleet plus competitive sailing out of Sakonnet YC. Makes for a plan to return often.

by J Russell C. - Verified user on Aug 04, 2023
Very helpful dockmaster and staff. We ate a great meal at the Sakonnet Point Club..view was spectacular!!!

by Timothy T. - Verified user on Jul 08, 2023
Fabulous location, very quiet. They couldn’t be any nicer. No issues whatsoever

by Chris F. - Verified user on Jul 02, 2023
What a gem. Beautiful setting, peaceful and relaxing. Chris the manager and all of the deckhands went above and beyond for us. Friendly, hospitable and always there to help.
Marina Response:
Thanks Chris! It was great meeting you and your family!

by Colin M. - Verified user on May 28, 2023
Very helpful marina.

by David S. on Sep 21, 2022
Stayed at their transient slip for one night on the way to Nantucket. Chris was helpful and a good communicator. Club Manager Martina was friendly and welcoming. A strong North wind (unusual direction) blew in the morning we left and getting off the dock was not easy. Plan ahead.

by Stephen W. - Verified user on Sep 20, 2022
Brian was super helpful getting us settled. The location is remote but very quaint. Thank you

by David M. - Verified user on Sep 13, 2022
Chris was very friendly and helpful getting us onto the dock, providing us with marina and area information. He pointed us to a nearby beach we could walk to and in the morning helped us get to a local store for supplies. Location is a bit isolated but in a really nice way away from city bustle and noise. We're adding this to our favorites list.

by Paul M. - Verified user on Sep 12, 2022
Full service, excellent staff and communication, you couldn’t ask for more.

by Deborah B. - Verified user on Sep 06, 2022
We loved our stay here on Labor Day weekend. We made a last minute decision to try to stay there, submitting our request on the morning of our arrival, expecting to be turned away. Chris was so great to squeeze us in and set us up on the T dock, a great spot. I'm giving it 5 stars because we are low maintenance and don't need much from a marina. Some might find it lacking in amenities, but it's perfect for us. Thanks again, Chris for a great stay and we'll be seeing you again next season! Chris and Deb on Spirit

by Warner H. - Verified user on Sep 05, 2022
Great stay at Sakonnet Point Marina! The dockmaster, Chris, is great!

by Peter R. - Verified user on Aug 11, 2022
Deckhands are terrific. Very experienced and helpful. Disappointed the restaurant and bar not open. Not much else out there. Docks and facilities immaculate. Very service oriented Marina. Look forward to returning

by Allen B. - Verified user on Aug 02, 2022
If you like quiet after a busy weekend in Newport or Provincetown, you’ll love it here. Looks like space is limited for transients and the restaurant is closed on Mondays and Tuesdays. Proximity to scenic views on both shores and quiet walks around the point.

by Valerie F. - Verified user on Jul 29, 2022
Super helpul dock team- beautiful location, quiet and clean- Perfect overnight stay!

by Robert K. - Verified user on Jul 01, 2022
Nice small marina. Great for a one-night stop over. Nothing nearby to do or see to speak of. Nice scenery. Friendly staff. Not so good WiFi.

by mohamad f. - Verified user on Jun 20, 2022
Fantastic, great people, beautiful marina

by jeff l. - Verified user on Oct 13, 2021
Chris is the man! Super accommodating - set us up for a convenient overnight docking. Clean and friendly marina, highly recommended!

by Peter G. - Verified user on Sep 12, 2021
Very competent staff

by William K. - Verified user on Sep 05, 2021
What a gem. Perfect location to split our trip to Nantucket. Chris and the staff were fantastic and knowledgeable. Joined the club and had a fantastic dinner with an awesome view. We will be back.

by Daniel G. - Verified user on Aug 23, 2021
In the summer 2021 , Dock Master Chris Brady continues to provide an outstanding level of service and support . The crew at the Point club provide a great dining experience, especially appreciated after a long day of sailing , special group of people and location , Thank you , the Gallagher's , see you in 2022

by Angus L. - Verified user on Aug 11, 2021
Very cute and clean little Marina. Nice dock crew

by Samuel R. - Verified user on Aug 03, 2021
Dock staff very helpful.

by Stephen B. - Verified user on Jul 03, 2021
They were Very helpful staff

by Keith H. - Verified user on Jun 12, 2021
Great stay as always

by Lyle H. - Verified user on Jun 12, 2021
Chris Brady was great. Lovely peaceful harbor

by Rebecca L. - Verified user on Oct 09, 2019
Sakonnet Point Marina is a great stopover between Narragansett Bay and Massachusetts ports. Helpful staff, nice docks, and well protected. Use of the club facilities costs extra. The beach is a nice walk. Only issue was being next to the commercial fishing dock that was in use morning and night.

by Mark P. - Verified user on Sep 26, 2019
We love this “off the radar” screen location !! And Chris the dockmaster is the most hospitable we’ve experienced this entire summer. Wonderful food at the club and beautiful walking! The best!!

by Glenn B. - Verified user on Sep 10, 2019
My second stay here. It's beautiful and they're really accommodating.

by Doug C. - Verified user on Aug 24, 2019
Great location and top notch service. Chris was super helpful and $25 ‘membership’ to access yacht club showers and restaurant is definitely worth it.

by Kathryn M. - Verified user on Aug 15, 2019
Perfect! Wonderful staff.

by Ben b. - Verified user on Aug 13, 2019
The facility is well maintained by a friendly staff. In 50 years of sailing, I’ve never encountered a ($25) charge to use a bathroom. The pool was also mentioned and featured in the pdf of the property, but use of the pool is $100. use of a private beach was mentioned, but when asked about I was referred to the town beach. The relationship between the marina and the club should be well described on the website and all publications. Otherwise, assume the $4 per foot a down payment!

by Christopher M. - Verified user on Aug 09, 2019
This is a fantastic spot. Great marina and restaurant!

by David L. - Verified user on Aug 06, 2019
Really enjoyed the location and atmosphere of a smaller marina. Sakonnett Point Club is an added bonus. Good service arriving and with delivery of ice that we requested. Only issue with the stay was the power on the two towers nearest out boat did not work. We had to resort to our gen set.

by David M. - Verified user on Jul 29, 2019
Staff was amazing. Spent a lot of time with us as newer boaters. Beautiful and serene location. Dinner reservations are recommended or get to the bar by 5:30 pm.

by Glenn C. - Verified user on Jul 21, 2019
Very friendly and pet friendly

by James D. - Verified user on Jul 16, 2019
Dock hands were quite good and the slip was in very good condition. However our slip charges did NOT include access to the private adjoining club, which had the only available heads and showers and cost an additional $25 for the crew. Had we opted to enjoy the pool or fitness center the up charge was $100. Dinner in the club however was quite good.

by John M. - Verified user on Jul 10, 2019
Dock master was a great help on our first visit to this marina. But it should be noted that this is part of a Yacht Club and they do not offer any amenities including access to bathrooms with out an additional charge of $25.00. First marina we have ever encountered this. If they don't want transients to stop there they shouldn't list it.

by Thomas N. - Verified user on Aug 26, 2018
Our stay at Sakonnet Point Marina was really extremely good. I highly recommend this marina. It is a small, well-run, welcoming marina. The dock staff is great: very friendly; they guided us into the harbor very well and assisted us in docking our sailboat and also departing the dock (sometimes a finicky experience). They went out of their way to be helpful, even providing a ride to nearby Sakonnet Vineyards (although they are not always available for that). We took advantage of the $25 "temporary membership" at the adjoining Sakonnet Yacht Club, which is definitely worth doing; it allows you access to the Club's very clean, modern showers and restroom facilities, as well as allowing you to eat at their fine on-site restaurant---which serves a nice variety of well-prepared-presented food and has great views of the ocean. The harbor is well-protected, quiet and of easy access. There are fish traps and lobster pots near the entry to the harbor, but are easily avoided if you are vigilant. A call to the marina office can provide very helpful details about the approach. Thanks to Chris, Axel, et al for a very pleasant stay.

by Karyn E. - Verified user on Aug 13, 2018
Quiet protected marina. Chris was very accommodating and helpful when docking. Third trip there and not our last.

by ralph w. - Verified user on Aug 11, 2018
Great crew. Good marina and very helpful. Chris brady was terrific. Thanks

by eric t. - Verified user on Jul 17, 2018
Cheerful, proactive staff. Nice facilities.

by Michael I. - Verified user on May 24, 2018
Lovely facilities, extremely clean, super polite and accommodating staff. We just did a 5 day trip from CT to Boston, and this was our favorite spot by far.

by Tristan D. - Verified user on Sep 26, 2017
Very nice little marina. Great service, easy access, would definitely visit again!

by Michael W. - Verified user on Aug 11, 2017
Beautiful and peaceful spot with delightful staff (Chris). The restaurant of the Sakonnet YC nearby is also a very welcoming place. This Marina was our preferred one during our sail from Port Jefferson NY to Hingham MA.

by Edward A. - Verified user on Aug 05, 2017
Perfect location; professional, courteous staff! Wonderful amenities!

About Sakonnet Point Marina

If you're tired of the noise, crowds and congestion of the "city by the sea" then come experience the peaceful beauty of Sakonnet. Our location just east of Newport makes us a competitive and enticing alternative as a layover on your way to the Elizabeth islands, Martha's Vineyard, Cape Cod and Nantucket. Upon your arrival our experienced and dedicated staff will assist you making your docking easy and hassle free.

We offer gas which is delivered by truck on Friday mornings at 11:00 am. Diesel is available on Monday's and Thursday's at 3:00pm. Goulart petroleum accepts cash, check, MasterCard and Visa. They can be reached at (401) 635-4530.


  • Gas
  • Diesel
  • Water
  • Electrical


  • Wireless Internet
  • Launch Ramp
  • Security
  • Groceries
  • Floating Docks



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