Cruisers Forum

Go Back   Cruisers & Sailing Forums > Scuttlebutt > Destinations > Marinas
Cruiser Wiki

Join CruisersForum Today

Thread Tools Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 27-08-2010, 16:19   #1
Registered User

Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Switzerland and New Zealand
Boat: Robertson&Caine Leopard 42 CALUSA
Posts: 2
A Marina that Allows DIY and Liveaboard in the Largo / Ft Lauderdale / Bahama Areas

We are looking for a Marina or a berth in the Largo to Ft Lauderdale to Bahamas or BVI areas that will allow us to liveaboard while we fit a radar and make a fibreglass hard top for our catamaran. A place that has some covered work space available with reasonable onshore facilities and that is of course economic! Needed for about 6 weeks later this year. Any recommendations or suggestions would be appreciated.

Godwits is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 28-08-2010, 15:20   #2
Eternal Member
imagine2frolic's Avatar

Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Las Brisas Panama AGAIN!
Boat: Simpson, Catamaran, 46ft. IMAGINE
Posts: 4,508
Images: 123
Reynolds Park Yacht Center

A little farther than you like, but it offers everything you need. Was at one time the mothball fleet facility........i2f

SAILING is not always a slick magazine cover!
BORROWED..No single one of is as smart as all of us!
imagine2frolic is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-09-2010, 16:43   #3
Hudson Force's Avatar

Cruisers Forum Supporter

Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Living aboard & cruising since 1972
Boat: Morgan OI 413 1973 - Aythya
Posts: 7,059
Images: 1
Still north of your area, but not as far as Reynolds Park is the Westland Yard within the Titusville Municipal Marine Basin.
Hudson Force is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 02-09-2010, 17:12   #4
Registered User
Rubikoop's Avatar

Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: St Thomas USVI
Boat: Freedom Express 39 cat ketch
Posts: 740
Not sure what you consider reasonable rates but you might wish to further investigate Independant Boatyard on St Thomas. Many people do their own work and live aboard. Covered work space may be challenging, or not, depending on who you make a deal with.

Independent Boat Yard, St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands
Rubikoop is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-09-2010, 04:28   #5
Registered User
lorenzo b's Avatar

Join Date: May 2009
Location: Panama
Boat: Steel trawler 63' Eileen Farrell
Posts: 960
I like Robbies on Stock Island, Key West
The price is right.
lorenzo b is offline   Reply With Quote


Thread Tools
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Ft. Lauderdale Marina to Pull a Mast? speedoo Marinas 3 07-08-2009 21:10
Marina Bay Marina Feedback - FT Lauderdale seabub Dollars & Cents 1 30-01-2009 10:45
Recommendations for Marina in Key Largo Jubilee Marinas 4 22-09-2008 12:53
Need recommendations for Ft. Lauderdale short term liveaboard marina Jan B Liveaboard's Forum 1 02-08-2008 12:40
need to get dead 37 to a diy marina jumpnkd Construction, Maintenance & Refit 4 27-11-2007 06:16

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities

Copyright 2002-2015 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 05:19.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Social Knowledge Networks
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.

ShowCase vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.