Lush and tropical Fort Lauderdale, blessed with
165 miles of beautiful, navigable waterways, 3,000
hours of annual sunshine, seven miles of pristine
beaches and soft ocean breezes, beckons you for your
Waterway is lined with marinas, waterfront restaurants,
and nightspots, and the world's largest in-water boat
show is also held annually in Fort Lauderdale.
Fort Lauderdale has a strong tradition as a marine community. Beginning with early settlements and boatyards along the New River, to hosting the world’s largest international boat show, learn more about Fort Lauderdale’s proud heritage as The Venice of America .
Our waterways feature municipal docking
and anchorage at competitive rates. Fort Lauderdale
has three marine facilities:
These facilities are conveniently located in various
hubs of the City, including the Intracoastal waterway,
New River/Cooley’s Landing, and Riverwalk,
which is a linear park following the New River.
Plus, our City staff welcomes all boaters to our
docking facilities and is available to make your
stay memorable. Treat yourself to Fort Lauderdale!
All three of our marine facilities have been designated "Clean Marinas."
The Rate Schedule is
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Beach and Ocean Conditions
Information about current beach and ocean conditions is available on our Ocean Rescue page. You can also view the live Fort Lauderdale Beach Cam.
information, questions or comments, please contact each facility directly
Main Office / New River
2 South New River Dr. East
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
(954) 828-5423 or
Monitor VHF Ch 9
450 S.W. 7th Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
Monitor VHF Ch 9
Las Olas Marina
240 E. Las Olas Circle
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316
Monitor VHF Ch 16
Daily, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.