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Oak Island Resort & Conference Centre - Four Season Stay, Work, Dine & Play

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Latitude : 44.521668 | Longitude : -64.307619



Life is simple. Just add water.

For generations, our home along the south shore of Nova Scotia has offered a safe-haven for seafarers and a launch point for great adventurers. Fortunately, our guests and fellow Oceanholics are free to SEAze the day – every day – with our full-service, on-site marina. Drop by and chat with our helpful marina crew (look for their sea turquoise shirts) and get a full list of water sports, activities, rentals, and boat and kayak tours available to all Oak Island Resort & Conference Centre guests.

Visitors can also purchase fuel with us and take advantage of our popular Dock & Dine, tie up your boat with us and enjoy a spectacular waterside meal at Oak & Oar Eatery.

Whether you’re starting an ocean journey, or seeking sanctuary from the seas, we welcome you to our marina. Operational from mid-May through mid-October, we offer you 43 berths and six moorings, as well as:

  • Convenient, Central location between the villages of Chester & Mahone Bay in the heart of 365+ islands
  • Secure, passcode controlled boat docks
  • Fresh water service
  • Fuel (gasoline and diesel)
  • Laundry and shower facilities
  • Daily weather condition and tide updates
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi in Marina
  • Recycling and compost station
  • Bagged ice($)
  • Full access to resort amenities: swimming pools, fitness room, tennis court, mini putt and complimentary family recreational activities
  • Daily live local entertainment from Victoria Day to Thanksgiving
  • Fine or casual dining in Oak & Oar Eatery or Three Sheets Bar + Social
  • Expansive outdoor patios with ocean & island views
  • Dock n’ Dine slips available. Call ahead to reserve.

Rates & Hours of Operation

Effective Saturday May 15, 2021 marina hours remain as is.

Sunday to Thursday:  9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Friday and Saturday:  9:00 am – 6:00 pm

Boaters are required to comply with all government regulations and are responsible to keep up with updates related to COVID-19.

2021 Rates

Seasonal Docks: $65.00 per foot, $200.00 Resort Fee, 15 amp $3.00 per foot, 30 amp $5.50 per foot, 60 amp $6.75 per foot.

Monthly Dock: $40.00 per foot, includes power

Weekly Dock: $15.00 per foot, includes power

Daily Dock: $2.50 per foot, includes power

Live aboard fee $200.00 per month (on board 16 days or more)

*25 foot minimum charge. Prices subject to change.


Mooring Rates

Seasonal: $1050.00 + $200.00 Resort Fee

Monthly: $550.00

Weekly: $275.00

Daily: $55.00

All rates include use of hotel pool and fitness facilities. All rates are subject to change. HST not included.

All rates are subject to HST

*Minimum 25 feet.

**Daily Cancellation Policy 100% refund if cancellation is confirmed at least seven (7) days prior to start date of reservation or due to inclement weather conditions. 50% Refund if cancellation 72 hours prior to start date of reservation. No refund if cancellation less than 72 hours prior to start date of reservation

Paddle boarding

Let us introduce you to the world’s fastest growing water sport – stand up paddle boarding (also known as SUP’ing). You can do it right from Oak Island Marina. SUP’ing is not just great fun it’s also wonderful exercise and a fantastic way to get out on the water.

Bike Rentals

Strategically located half-way between the seaside villages of Chester & Mahone Bay, our resort is a stone’s throw from the newly developed Rum Runners trail. This multi-use trail, rich in heritage, connects Lunenburg, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and the historic city of Halifax. Experience the coastal communities—savour local flavours at award-winning restaurants, explore attractions and seaside artisan shops. The best way to explore our shores is on two wheels. Learn more about the trail, visit http://rumrunnerstrail.ca.

Pedal Kayaks

Back again this summer! Come on out and try them in the environment of our friendly, safe marina.

Boats Tours

Experience South Shore Nova Scotia like never before with Oak Island Boat Tours

Contact Tony Sampson to book your next adventure:

Come with us on an adventure as we explore by boat the mysteries of Oak Island and the magic of the greater Mahone Bay area. We have guided Sea Tours of Oak Island running daily from Oak Island Resort out and around Oak Island. Take a narrated trip by sea to view the key sites of the island as seen on the History Channel show The Curse of Oak Island! We will travel aboard our new tritoon boat, the Island Belle, in comfort and stability along the shorelines of the Mahone islands.

Kayak Tours

Experience South Shore Nova Scotia like never before with guided kayak tours

Contact Katherine Gleason to book your next adventure:

All of our kayaks are fitted with retractable rudders or skegs and have 2 water tight compartments. Their bright colours are for safety purposes. Our policy is to replace equipment every year, so you’ll be touring in the best and newest equipment available.

Why not set sail with the sailing school based at the Oak Island Marina. Sail the gorgeous south shore of Nova Scotia – Mahone Bay, Lunenburg Bay, the La Have Islands and St. Margaret’s Bay.

Discovery Sailing offers visitors a “learn-to-sail” vacation experience! It is a Royal Yachting Association (RYA) Training Centre and offers the entire RYA Sail Cruising scheme from beginner to Yachtmaster commercial captains licences. For more information, Click here!

Set sail for the Oak Island Resort & Conference Centre. For more information about our marina,
call us at 1-800-565-5075 or email: marina@oakislandresort.ca.

As of Oct 4th, All guests 12+ years of age will be required to show proof of full vaccination to access our property. CLICK FOR MORE DETAILS.