Safe Harbor Marina
City Boatyard

Safe Harbor
City Boatyard

clear-night
62°
10:54 PM
9 mph
VHF 6
Charleston, SC
  • image
  • image
  • image
  • image
  • image
5   |   47 Reviews
From refits and repairs to complete yacht restorations, Safe Harbor City Boatyard is renowned throughout the region for their expert marine service work. Located just north of Charleston on the Wando River, the facility enjoys the highest elevation of any boatyard in Charleston and offers a convenient 24/7 mobile service operation to ensure a helping hand is always near.

Wet Slips


Length Overall
25' - 100'
Max Height
135'
Max Beam
30'
Max Draft
10'
Available at Your Slip
  • Pump-out
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Fresh Water Hookups
  • Shore Power Hookups

Transient Slips


Length Overall
25' - 100'
Max Height
135'
Max Beam
30'
Max Draft
10'
Available at Your Slip
  • Pump-out
  • Fresh Water Hookups
  • Shore Power Hookups
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi

Dry Storage


Length Overall
25' - 80'
Max Height
135'
Max Beam
24'6"
Max Weight
88 tons
Options
  • In & Out Rack
  • Outdoor Open
Your Dry Storage Includes
  • Valet Launch & Haul
  • Secure Facility
  • Fire-Protected Facility
  • Hurricane Resistant Facility
  • Travel Lifts/Hoists
calendar icon
Daily | 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Winter Storage


Length Overall
25' - 80'
Max Height
135'
Max Beam
24'6"
Max Weight
88 tons
Options
  • Outdoor
  • Wet
Your Winter Storage Includes
  • Spring Launch
  • Secure Facility
  • Shrink Wrap
  • Jack Stands
  • Fire-Protected Facility
  • Blocks
  • 88T Travel Lift
  • Pressure Wash
  • Winter Haul Out

Marine Service


We ensure your boat is cared for with passion and meticulous attention to detail.


Capabilities
  • Canvas Shop
  • Welding
  • Restoration/Repair
  • Winterizing Solutions
  • Electrical Services
  • Mechanical Services
  • Self-Service Yard
  • Fiberglass Services
  • Boat Projects/Builds
  • Carpentry Services
  • Painting/Refinishing
  • Rigging & Derigging
  • Certified Technical Staff
  • Commercial/Recreational/
    Competitive Yacht
Facilities & Equipment
  • Hoists / Lifts
  • Large Full-Service Facility
  • Spray Booth
calendar icon
Daily | 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Ship's Store


calendar icon
Daily | 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Products
  • Boat Supplies

Featured Amenities

Amazon Locker
wifi icon
Complimentary Wi-Fi
Fish prep icon
Fish Preparation Table
Star icon
Home Port Events
Restrooms icon
Restrooms
Ship's store icon
Ship’s Store

Waterfront Lifestyle

sailboat at waters edge
Shem Creek

11.7 miles from marina

 
folly beach
Folly Beach

28.7 miles from marina

 
Red's upper deck and boat in front of restaurant
Red’s

17.5 miles from marina

 
man chopping meat
Swig & Swine

22.9 miles from marina

 
Water app

Membership

When you become a Member of Safe Harbor, you have access to our entire network of premium locations, amenities, events and unparalleled boating lifestyle opportunities.

Explore Benefits

What People Are Saying

  • image
  • image
  • image
  • image
  • image
5   |   47 Reviews
    • image
    • image
    • image
    • image
    • image
    Romain Guimard 7 months ago
    • image
    • image
    • image
    • image
    • image
    Lippincott Charters would like to thank Charleston City Boatyard for its prompt attention to our Jeanneau 45.2, Providence. George Durst the service manager personally met me at the dock and caught my lines and guided me into the lift slip. Donny the lift operator ensured Providence was lifted safely and pressure washed. Then blocked with 5 sets of stands. I was back in the water in a week after having my bottom painted, and routine maintenance to my max-prop. I’ll be back next year. Thanks again to all the staff at Charleston City Boatyard.
    Ryan Lippincott 9 months ago
    • image
    • image
    • image
    • image
    • image
    Chad Warren 1 year ago
    • image
    • image
    • image
    • image
    • image
    Great service.
    Brady Overman 1 year ago
    • image
    • image
    • image
    • image
    • image
    Great place and friendly service.
    Carolina Wraps 1 year ago
    • image
    • image
    • image
    • image
    • image
    Great location. Friendly and helpful staff. Ample parking.
    Carolyn Welsch 1 year ago
See All reviews

Join us.

To inquire about becoming a Member, please share your information. We’d love to hear from you.

Monday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Contact Us

  Close

Shem Creek

Known as one of Mt. Pleasant’s most popular dining and drinking districts, the Shem Creek Boardwalk spans over 2,000 feet, running from Coleman Boulevard to the mouth of the creek. With views on all sides of the marsh and Charleston Harbor, the boardwalk makes for an excellent outing for a scenic stroll after lunch or dinner. Boaters can tie up on one of the many floating docks, and there is parking available if you plan to come by car. The Charleston Water Taxi is a good option to take if you’re already downtown.

Folly Beach

No trip to Charleston is complete without a day at the legendary Folly Beach. In this gorgeous stretch of wide, sandy, coastline, you’ll find the perfect setting for anything from kayaking and fishing to eco-tours where nature lovers can learn about the endangered species native to the area. The sunsets here are everything to write home about—so gather the family and bring a camera to capture the special moment you can look back on fondly for years to come.

Red’s

Voted “Best Waterfront Bar,” “Best Mt. Pleasant Bar,” and “Best Outdoor Patio” for multiple years and counting, Red’s is a friendly spot on historic Shem’s Creek where folks come to enjoy a cold beer, fresh local seafood, and epic Charleston sunsets. The menu has a little of everything depending on your appetite–from little nibbles, oysters, and dips to share with the table to signature plates like downhome shrimp and grits and the Lowcountry boil. Fried seafood baskets, sandwiches, burgers, soups, and salads round things out, with plenty of options to satisfy every member of your crew.

Swig & Swine

If you’re hankering for some great BBQ, head straight to Swig and Swine, a funky Charleston joint serving up the best smoked brisket, pork, chicken, sausage, and ribs around. Complete with delicious sides and fabulous desserts, this spot is the perfect option for families and groups. Sip on a handcrafted cocktail, small batch bourbon, or ice cold beer on the outdoor patio while you wait.