City Marina

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Manistee Harbor

The City of Manistee would like to extend a warm welcome to those of you traveling into Manistee Harbor. Located on the Manistee Riverwalk, the city marina is adjacent to the historic downtown district of this Victorian Port City. Here you will find an abundance of shops, fine dining, local history and friendly service. For a full description of our amenities, services and policies, please feel free to visit or contact us at the marina office for further details. We invite you to discover us – you will like what you see! A spacious day room, expanded, modern showers and new laundry facilities are only just a few of the amenities. 

We participate in the State of Michigan's Central Reservation System for all advanced bookings (recommended). Please utilize the call center at (800) 447-2757 or can their  website.

Current Transient Dockage Rates                Current Seasonal Dockage Rates                            

Important Info 

  • Channel:
    • 44° 15' 08" N
    • 86° 20' 58" W
  • Marina:
    • 44° 14' 54" N
    • 86° 19' 37" W
  • Depth:
    • Channel is dredged to 20 feet (no bridges)
  • Rafting:
    • At Harbor Master's discretion

Services and Amenities 

  • 30/50 AMP Power 
  • Boaters Lounge
  • Certified clean Restrooms with Showers
  • Coffee Bar and Microwave
  • Courtesy Dockage
  • Cubed Ice
  • Dockside Water Hookups
  • Dog Run
  • Diesel with Valvtect
  • Free Casino Shuttle Pick-ups
  • Free Wireless Internet
  • Gasoline with Valvtect
  • Grilling and Picnic Areas
  • Knowledgeable and Friendly Staff
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Riverwalk to the Beach
  • Seasonal Dockage (verify availability 231-723-1552)
  • Security Cameras
  • Sewage Pump-out
  • Slips or to 60', broadside to 100' available
  • Transient  Dockage
  • TV
  • Universal Accessibility Lifts
  • Within Walking Distance of Downtown

Walk to sandy Lake Michigan beaches, playgrounds, restaurants, shops, theaters, free summer concerts, museum and the library.   Transportation is available by taxi, Dial-A-Ride and car rentals are available at nearby Manistee Blacker Airport with commercial flights to Chicago. Health Care is available at Munson Healthcare Manistee Hospital with a walk in clinic and emergency room.  

Fishing Capital

Manistee is the fishing capital of the Midwest. With world class salmon and trout fishing, and a large variety of panfish readily accessible, there is something for everyone. The Manistee Marina has easy access to Lake Michigan and Manistee Lake.

Universal Accessibility Lift

In 2009 two new Universal Accessibility Lifts to assist boaters were installed at the City Marina. These lifts are for use by the general public and not limited to boaters staying at the Marina.

Manistee Marina Open Space

Are you looking for a place that is perfect for your next event. Situated on the main level of the Marina (entrance on River Street) is a bright intimate space with breathtaking views of the Manistee River Channel. The Manistee Marina Open Space is perfect for small gatherings from birthday parties, family reunions, showers, anniversary celebrations and even small weddings. A private balcony overlooking the river is perfect for photos.