Pier 53 Marine offers a small town feel while still being close to the action. Our marina is nestled in West Harbor with easy access to Lake Erie through either Gem Beach boat entrance or West Harbor boat entrance. Either way, you will only be a short ride to the Islands. We are also proud to announce NEW DOCKS Phase 1 has been completed. Come and check out our new piers. Call for details and to reserve your dock now!

Our Marina

Pier 53 Marina is gated with over 100 slips that can accommodate a variety of vessels. Each slip is equipped with power and water hook-up. WIFI is also included. The marina has a veranda that houses 8 private air-conditioned restroom/shower rooms. The veranda deck overlooks the marina with a large social gathering space is furnished with chairs, gas grills and picnic tables.

Amenities within the Marina

    • Convenient parking
    • Pump-out services
    • Ice
    • Convenience (non-food) store items
    • Gazebo
    • Veranda with picnic tables, chairs and gas grills are all available.

Transient dockage available

Have a friend wanting to visit via the waterway? Need a boat dock near the island or short-term dock for fishing on Lake Erie? Pier 53 Marina is your answer. Call us at (419) 797-2300 or Click here for pricing and reservations.

Personal Watercraft dockage

We have docks available to suit your jet ski dockage needs.

Commercial/Charter boat Dockage

Limited slips available behind our service department. Call for details and availability. (phone and email link)

Rack storage

  • Unlimited launches from May 1st thru October 15.
  • The 12-month agreement covers storage for your boat under 25’.
  • Winter storage included. Service does not include winterization of the boat.

2020 Dock Contract