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And the end of all our exploring
Will be to arrive where we started
And know the place for the first time.

- T.S. Elliot

Isle of Palms Travel Guide and Vacation Information

Isle of Palms Marina
55 Forty-first Avenue
Post Office Box Box 550
Isle of Palms, SC 29451
843-886-0058 (fax)

The Isle of Palms Marina is a full-service, 50-slip marina, with slips fully equipped to make your stay on South Carolina's coast enjoyable and comfortable. The marina has a double-wide public boat ramp, well-lit, secure floating docks, city water, cable TV, complimentary wireless Internet, and private showers for transient boaters.

The Isle of Palms Marina is located just minutes from beautiful beaches, luxury oceanfront accommodations, award-winning golf courses in the Wild Dunes Resort, excellent shopping at the Mount Pleasant Towne Centre and Charleston's Historic District.

Latitude-32? 48.318N
Longitude- 079? 45.541W
NOAA Chart: 11518

Isle of Palms Marina is located on the east side of the Intracoastal Waterway, northeast of Charleston at Mile 456.5 and south of ICW Marker 116. The minimum depth of water in the channel is reported to be nine feet and the minimum depth in the basin is ten feet as well.

The marina has floating docks with rubber protection guards. In addition, the marina has slips reserved for transients as well as 300 feet of face dock alongside the restaurant that can accommodate larger vessels. Reservations are accepted. Call VHF 16 and dock personnel will assign a slip and assist you with docking. The staff is on duty during daylight hours.

Boat Rentals at Isle of Palms Marina

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A variety of 16’ to 25’ boats are available for rental at Isle of Palms Marina including dual consoles, center consoles, and deck boats. Our boats can accommodate up to ten (10) people and can be rented hourly or daily. Discounted rates are given for half day, full day, or multiple day rentals. All boats are equipped with all U.S. Coast Guard required and approved safety equipment, a VHF radio and local chart. No prior experience is necessary to rent a boat. Advance reservations are highly recommended.

Isle of Palms Yacht Harbors

Long Island Yacht Harbor
103 Palm Boulevard
Isle of Palms, SC 29451

Wild Dunes Yacht Harbor
50 Forty-first Avenue
Isle of Palms, SC 29451

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Daily Dockage:

$2.00/ft. (25 feet minimum)

Mean Low Water:

Ten feet


$5/30A, $7/50A


Tile showers with dressing area


Washer and dryers

Marine Store:

Well stocked on premises


The Marina Market carries groceries, beer, clothing and beach supplies. Shopping at Mount Pleasant Towne Centre is just 5 miles away.


Morgan Creek Grill is located alongside the marina, with several more restaurants nearby.


Historic Charleston, and two blocks to the beach


Clay and hard courts and two championship courses at Wild Dunes. Transportation is available.


Boat, WaveRunner rentals and Parasailing


15 miles to downtown Charleston

Rental Cars:

Delivered to marina


Twenty-five minutes to Charleston International. Shuttle available.

Marine Services:

Marine services on call

Pump-out Station:


Credit Cards:

Visa, Mastercard

Gas/Diesel Fuel:

Available at competitive prices

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