Written by Marinalife
June 2018

Marina Updates

Hawks Cay Resort in Duck Key, Fla. is now partially reopened after sustaining damage from Hurricane Irma. Guests can enjoy the Angler & Ale restaurant, the Calm Waters Spa, the Coral Cay Activities Center, Dolphin Connection, the Sunset Pool, the Boat Ramp and charter fishing excursions. The marina is expected to reopen in the Fall.

Puerto del Rey Marina in Fajardo, Puerto Rico opened a new dock center as part of the marina’s continued investment into infrastructure and the customer experience. The dock center includes a state-of-the-art fitness center, luxury restrooms and a captain’s lounge.

Pier Sixty-Six Hotel & Marina in Fort Lauderdale, Florida is now home to the “#1000 Mermaids,” a public art installation that also serves as an eco-friendly destination for underwater tourism. Marine Director Megan Lagasse said, “Pier Sixty-Six is proud to support an initiative that helps our underwater ecosystems.”

Gurney’s Resorts announces the addition of Montauk Yacht Club Resort & Marina in Montauk, N.Y., the brand’s second property in the Hamptons. Immediate upgrades following the purchase include enhancing both the guest experience and food and beverage offerings, and a $13 million propertywide upgrade is slated to be completed by the 2019 season.

Best Marina Contest 2018

It’s that time of year again! Cast your votes for 2018’s best marinas. Vote for the Best Large Marina (over 100 slips) and the Best Small Marina (under 100 slips) by October 1, 2018. Visit Marinalife.com/marinacontest to vote!

Summer Contest

We’ve got you covered! Enter to win a Marinalife Cruising Club + Sea Tow Membership (valued at $199.99). As a Cruising Club + Towing Member, receive free boat towing, jump starts, 24/7 nationwide coverage from Sea Tow and access to Marinalife’s trip planning tools and membership discounts. Visit marinalife.com/summercontest between now and Sept. 30 to enter!

Upcoming Boat Shows

Newport International Boat Show, Newport, R.I. Sept. 13-16, 2018

TrawlerFest Baltimore, Baltimore, Md. Sept. 25-29, 2018

United States Powerboat Show, Annapolis, Md. Oct. 11-14, 2018