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Update History

March 2015: Port information checked and updated by Frank Virgintino.
May 2013: Clearance and marina information from Ralph Arnesen of SY Argonaut of Rhu.

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4tux
4tux says:
Dec 28, 2015 08:19 PM

Sue, you are spot on. We were there April to witness complete jackhammer destruction of the amenities and beautiful OW decor. No more pool for Marina guests. No disco. No casino. lIfestyles resort has taken over the place for their guests. Cold water showers with no security...not be able to lock doors. Cold water laundry that is commandeered by someone preventing your use. Erratic operating hours. Very loud speaker from the cafe venue that runs until very late for the locals. No lounge to speak of, and is not air conditioned. Doors stand open. Long walk to facilities. Staff and fuel are good. Check in is very good and efficient. $12.50 per person and $75 for other processing fees for entry. Get fuel here, check in here. See Bravisimo if possible, then leave. Surge was major. Captain was adjusting lines daily+

Michael Williamson
Michael Williamson says:
Nov 27, 2014 11:41 AM

I have just spent a great 5 days in Ocean World Marina, my yacht is a 140' motor yacht so not like many of the readers here. It is a bit rolly but that is the North Coast for you, the staff were excellent, facilities were great and the cost was low. All in all, OWM took great care of us and I'd recommend to all. Tie up port & stbd if there is a swell, I have and we sit at the dock just fine.

Sue Richards
Sue Richards says:
Feb 20, 2014 01:47 PM

Posted on behalf of Plumer - February 2014
Re: Docking information above
There is nothing like a " small amount of surge " at Ocean World Marina and any or all attempts to repair this have fallen short. In fact repair of anything at OWM has fallen short. The only thing that works there is Robert and his crew on the docks.

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