Guest Docks

There are few dedicated public guest docks on the bay. Many marinas have some guest slips available. If you’re a member of a yacht club, other clubs can often offer a guest slip.

Alameda Marina

Phone: 510 521 1133   

Facilities include Svendsen's boatyard, chandlery, boat hoists, launch ramp. Home to Island Yacht Club….

Ballena Isle Marina

Phone: 510 523 5528   

Newer marina on the west side of Alameda. Facilities include fuel dock, pumpout, tennis courts, Island Lighthouse restaurant, Ballena Bay Cafe, Ballena Bay Yacht Club, Club Nautique, Ballena Bay Yacht…

Berkeley Marina

Phone: 510- 981- 6740   

Home of the Berkeley Yacht Club and Cal Sailing Club. Fuel dock, launch ramp, boat yard. Doubletree Hotel. Skates Restaurant nearby….

Brickyard Cove Marina

Phone: 510 236 1933   

Brickyard Cove is a housing development with 200 homes and apartments, most with waterfront docks, and a small marina. Home to Richmond Yacht Club….

Brisbane Marina

Phone: 650-583-6975   

Offering 580 berths ranging in size from 30 to 66 feet and a 270’ Guest Dock. Can accommodate vessels up to 100 feet. (No live-aboards.) 300 ft. Fishing Pier. SaniSailor pumpout, Porta-potty dump…

Clipper Yacht Harbor

Phone: 415-332-3500   

Clipper Yacht Harbor is the largest marina in Sausalito. The 700 slips are spread across 4 basins. There’s also 100 dry storage spaces. Clipper is home to Sausalito’s best launch ramp, currently open …

Coyote Point Marina

Phone: 650 573-2594    

The Coyote Point Marina is in San Mateo, just south of the San Francisco airport and north of Foster City.
Slips for rent, including multi-hull space, guest berthing, launch ramp (for fishing), fishi…

Fortman Marina

Phone: 510 522 9080   

Home of the Alameda Yacht Club. From 1904 to 1929, this historic location was the southern home of the Alaska Packers Association ships, the last square-rigged sailing fleet on the west coast. The fle…

Grand Marina

Phone: 510 865 1200   

Over 400 berths, ranging from 30 to 53 feet. The double-fingered, concrete berths are connected by 7-foot-wide main walks. Variety of local businesses include a boat yard, canvas shop, yacht brokers, …

Jack London Square Marina

Phone: 510 834 4591   

Many restaurants (including Jack's, Scott's Kincaid's, Il Pescatore, Tony Roma, Pizzaria Uno, Yoshi's) and shops at adjacent Jack London Square.rnrnOne of the Port of Oakland marin…

Loch Lomond Marina

Phone: 415 454 7228   

Marina completely rebuilt in the late 1990s. Facilities include Loch Lomond Yacht Club, Arena Yacht Sales. and Andy's Local Market….

Lowrie Yacht Harbor

Phone: 415 454 7595   

Marina Village Yacht Harbor

Phone: 510-521-0905   

The largest marina on the Estuary, this space was home to the Bethlehem Steel Shipbuilding Division, which built ships during World War II….

Marina Plaza Yacht Harbor

Phone: 415-332-4723   

Small, newer marina in front of an office park near the Bay Model, between downtown and the Harbor Rd. area….

Marina Bay Yacht Harbor

Phone: 510 236 1013   

Marina Bay is a relatively new marina built in the space occupied by the Kaiser Shipyard during World War II….

Mariner Square Marina & Drystack

Phone: 510 521 2727   

Mariner Square Marina & Drystack on the island of Alameda. In addition to storage and slips, provide services such as loading your boat with gear, food, fuel, and hooking boat to trailer. Drystack …

Napa Valley Marina

Phone: 707-252-8011   

The Napa Valley Marina is the only large public boating facility, other than launch ramps, on the Napa River. In addition to covered and open slips, there's a guest dock, a fuel dock, and a large…

Napa Main Street Boat Dock

Phone: (707) 257-9529   

The long-awaited downtown Napa boat dock is now open. Use of the 70-foot public area is on a first-come, first-served basis, with a 3-hour limit. There is no charge for use of the dock. Longer docking…

Oakland Yacht Club Marina

Phone: 510 522 6868   

Home of the Oakland Yacht Club, which manages the entire marina….

Oyster Cove Marina

Phone: 650-952-5540   

Since 1983, friendly service and resort setting at an affordable price. Concrete piers and landscaped promenade. Berths 30 ft to 60 ft. Double Finger Concrete Slips, Heated Dressing Rooms and Showers,…

Oyster Point Marina

Phone: 650-952-0808   

Offers Berthing for 26 to 60 ft., Two lane Launch Ramp, Pump-Out Faciiltites, Park/Open Space, Swimming Beach, Fishing Pier, Restrooms, Hot Showers, Laundry Facility for Tenants, Ample Parking, 24-hou…

Pier 39 Marina

Phone: 415-705-5436   

Marina on the east side of the Pier 39 tourist mecca. Slips for sale or rent….

Pier 38 Maritime Recreation Center

Phone: 415-975-3838   

Old pier and warehouse, extensively rebuilt a few years ago to become a boat center. Large, deep-draft (and expensive) guest dock can accommodate megayachts of nearly any size. Old warehouse now provi…

Pillar Point Harbor

Phone: 650-726-5727   

Protected Harbor on the coast south of San Francisco, 369 Berths, Fuel Dock, Guest Dock, Fishing Pier, RV lot, Ice-Making Facilities, Hot Showers, Restrooms, Pump-Out Facilities, Launch Ramp, 24-hour …

Point San Pablo Yacht Harbor

Phone: 510 233 3224   

Includes 12 house boat slipsrnrn…

Redwood City Marina (Port of Redwood City Municipal Marina)

Phone: 650-363-1390   

The Port operates the 190-berth Redwood City Marina. This modern marina facility can accommodate vessels up to 50 feet in length and has 10 feet of water depth at low tide. The Marina provides elect…

Redwood Landing Marina

Phone: 650-363-1390   

Offering 43 slips and side ties, guest berths, a few live-aboards, dry storage, launch ramp, pumpout, fishing pier, picnic tables, electricity & water, public bathrooms nearby….

Sam's Anchor Cafe

Phone: 415 435 4527   

Perhaps the most popular boat-in restaurant on San Francisco bay. Guest dock available….

San Rafael Yacht Harbor

Phone: 415 456 1600   

San Francisco Marina

Phone: 415 831-6322   

Also known as San Francisco Small Craft Yacht Harbor, the San Francisco Marina includes two separate areas, called the West Basin and the East Basin (also known as Gashouse Cove). The gas dock is in t…

Schoonmaker Point Marina

Phone: 415.331.5550   

A relatively new, full-service marina. Side-ties can handle yachts up to 220 feet long. Guest slips often available by prior arrangement. Café at marina. Sandy beach that can be used to land or launc…

South Beach Harbor

Phone: 415-495-4911   

The newest San Francisco Marina and the only one not on the north side of the city, South Beach Harbor was built in 1986 by the San Francisco Redevelopment Agency. When the redevelopment agency was di…


Phone: (510) 232-4282   

SugarDock offers berthing for vessels from 50 to 350 feet. It is one of the few truly deep-water guest docks on San Francisco Bay, with 34 feet of water. Located in the Richmond inner harbor, SugarDoc…

The Ramp Restaurant

Phone: 415 621 2378   

A bit of the old San Francisco waterfront, this restaurant is adjacent to the SF Boatworks boatyard in China Basin. Guest dock available, first come first served….

Treasure Isle Marina

Phone: 415 981 2416   

Vallejo Municipal Marina

Phone: (707)648-4370   

Largest marina in the north bay, with both covered and open berths, restaurants (Sardine Can and Zio Fraedo's Restaurant), fuel dock, chandlery, and boatyard (Vallejo Boatworks)….