Crocker's Boatyard, Inc.

$2.50/ft - $5/ft

Not Offered

Day Trip
Not Offered
56 Howard St
New London, CT 06320-4999
Check-in after 01:00 PM
Check-out before 11:00 AM

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14 Reviews

by magalune on Nov 11, 2021
Very good communication for arrival instructions on a Sunday (when marina is closed), welcoming boat yard, friendly people everywhere. Easy bridge opening (although you better check the operating schedule). Very well protected. Walking distance to downtown and lots of restaurants nearby.

by yellowcakeman on Sep 17, 2020
Friendly staff, nice marina, and great access to the town. The only negative is the nearby Amtrack trains which start blowing whistles around 0430.

by travelgal2 on Jul 07, 2020
Dockhand knowledge of area limited. Docks in poor condition. Didnt feel SAFE to walk alone in town so wont return. On a positive note, they were prepared with paperwork and KEY upon our arrival.
Marina Response:
We would like to thank you for your recent stay with us at Crocker's Boatyard. We apologize for the small issues that encountered during your stay. As we are constantly striving for improvement, what could you suggest to bring the condition of the docks to a better condition? Thank you and have a great day!

by ameloblast on Jun 26, 2020
Grandkids loved the pool

by captgary175 on Dec 04, 2019
Always a great stop! Owners are awesome and facility is very nice! Well protected floating docks and clean facilities.

by jpaganetti on Nov 08, 2019
Very convenient, centrally located to downtown New London for clubs and restaurants

by kws292 on Nov 07, 2019
Nice/well protected dockage. Easy walk to numerous bars and restaurants. Helpful competent staff. Great place.

by kallardt on Nov 07, 2019
Great service from a well knowledgeable staff. Dock hands were careful with our boat, professional, courteous and swift with service. The pool was clean and pleasant. My go-to for future stopovers in New London.

by ron_s on Nov 07, 2019
Great location, easy access, protected cove and very friendly people. Pool onsite and the city of New London is an easy walk with dining, museums, etc.

by cjap60 on Aug 06, 2019
CBY is a very reasonable marina for cruisers. It’s a large facility, so the dock hands can be overwhelmed and unresponsive on VHF10. They’re very helpful once on scene. The pool is a nice touch and the showers and heads are fine. The facility is weathered but pricing is reasonable. Sailors need to contact the Shaw Cove bridge on VHF13 to request an opening but be prepared to wait since Amtrak rolls over the bridge with surprising regularity!
Marina Response:
We thank you for your stay with us at Crocker's Boatyard. We apologize about the delay from the dock hands upon your arrival, but our dock hands monitor VHF Ch. 9. Enjoy the rest of your summer cruise and stop back and see us again!

by poppen on Jul 27, 2019
Friendly and available staff and gregarious boaters. Clean facilities and floating docks. Convenient walk to great food and bars.
Marina Response:
Thank you for bringing this to our attention. Since you booked online, we didn't realize that you wouldn't contact us before coming in. Hence we couldn't give you the slip assignment, instructions on where to get your info packet and card key, plus our hours of operation. We apologize for your discomfort. We are now implementing a routine of contacting the transients that don't contact us to make sure they know all the things that would have made your stay better. I think you have already been contacted by our customer service department as well. Again, Thank you

by steadfast1997 on Aug 27, 2018
Excellent customer service from friendly, professional staff! Well-sheltered location about half-mile walk from downtown waterfront. Floating piers; heads and showers nothing fancy but clean and spacious. Nice pool. Reasonable rate. Positive experience all around.

by oldsalt03 on Jul 19, 2018
Good location,friendly staff, I would come back again.

by mothert on Jan 24, 2018
My husband and I have been here several times, including their fireworks weekends and had a great time. The place is very clean, professional and helpful. Other then the fireworks weekends, the place is quiet and restful. I love going to the casino and eating downtown. My husband likes to bike around the coast and all the historic places. Also a great place to go in bad weather!
Member Discounts

Dockwa and BoatUS have teamed up to bring you discounts for all BoatUS marinas. If you are a BoatUS member, go to your Dockwa account and add your BoatUS member information to get the following discounts at this marina.

  1. 10% off daily transient slips

About Crocker's Boatyard, Inc.

Whether cruising from Maine to Florida or just looking for a new overnight spot, Crocker's Boatyard is a great family destination. Attractions include a lively and culturally diverse city with over 30 restaurants, walking distance to historic Fort Trumbull and minutes drive to beaches, shopping and US Nautilus museum. The most protected marina in Southeastern Connecticut. Crocker's amenities include pool, laundry, floating docks, hauling capacity of 75 tons, a complete ship store and a full-service facility. Crocker's location is situated just minutes from New London's transportation hub which includes trains and ferries . Celebrating 140 years of family ownership now in our 5th generation.

Summer Dockage Rates*:

Under 20' $120/foot

21' to 42' $126/foot

42'+ $145/foot

Rates do not include facilities fee. Contact us for more information and discounts!!!

Booking Info

Discount Information:

To receive discounts off Dockage please either link your BoatUS Membership to your Dockwa account or leave a Special Request on your request noting your affiliation with one of our partner marinas. Please note that that if you are a member of a partner marina and a BoatUS member, these discounts can not be combined. If you have questions about eligibility for discounts, please send us a Chat through your Dockwa reservation or call us at (860) 443-6304.


  • Gas
  • Diesel
  • Electrical

Listed Pump Prices

Last Updated on 05/18/2022 2:39PM

  • Super Gas: $5.449

  • Diesel: $6.579


  • Dry Storage
  • Floating Docks
  • Ice
  • Laundry
  • Maintenance Facilities
  • Medical Facilities w/in 5 Miles
  • Oil Recycling
  • Pumpout
  • Restrooms
  • Security
  • Ship Store
  • Showers
  • Swimming Pool
  • Travel Lift
  • Winter Storage
  • Wireless Internet
  • Pet Friendly



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