Long Island’s Only North Shore Resort & Marina

Danfords Hotel, Marina & Spa is the perfect boater’s destination. The only resort/marina on the north shore of Long Island, Danfords boasts endless amenities for boaters visiting for the day or spending a weekend or more!

Our season begins in April. When docking, please contact us within the Port Jefferson Harbor on VHF channel 9. Scroll down to review our rates and download the marina brochure. Any questions or concerns? Our dockmaster is on call: 631-928-5200 (ext. 123)

When you dock at Danfords you enjoy:

100+ slips and 1,000 feet of side to tie

A safe and secure setting that can accommodate boats and yachts up to 250 feet

Access to the fitness center, rest rooms and marina showers

Hook up to high speed wireless internet, cable, and electric

Access to floating dock for larger boats or yachts

Fully staffed dock with crew members available until 11:00 pm for assistance in the summer months

Slip side dining, group catering options, as well as indoor & outdoor dining at our signature restaurant, WAVE Seafood Kitchen

Gas and Diesel fuel available

Tender dock access for dingy and jet ski storage

Completely renovated dock house and crew area

Bike rack for crew members

The beauty of historic and nautical Port Jefferson village with numerous shops and fine restaurants - all within walking distance of the marina

Access to newly refurbished overnight accommodations

Three-Year Winner Of The Boaters’ Choice Award!


Boaters' Choice 2018Boaters' Choice 2019
Boaters' Choice 2020

Marina Information, Rates and Fees

Max Draft 14′ / Max Length 250′

Danfords 2020 Transient Marina Rates

Transient Fees:

Season Starts April 15th – Season Ends November 30th

Vessels 32′ to 39’ — $5.75 per foot/per day
(32′ minimum applies)

Vessels 40′ to 49′ — $6.50 per foot/per day

Vessels 50′ to 59′ — $7.00 per foot/per day

Vessels 60′ to 69′ — $7.50 per foot/per day

Vessels 70′ to 99′ — $8.50 per foot/per day

Vessels 100′ & over — $9.00 per foot/per day

Two Night Minimum Stay on Select Weekends

Hourly Fees

$2.00 per foot/per hour

$1.00 per foot per hour (with valid Wave restaurant receipt spending over $100 in Food and Beverage items)

Jet Skis — $15.00 per hour

Hourly Rates for Electric — 50 AMP $20.00/30 AMP $10.00

Hourly fees are rounded up to the nearest hour (no prorating)

Utility Charges — In and Off Season

$25.00 Utility 30 AMP per day

$40.00 Utility 2x30AMP or 50 AMP per day

$80.00 Utility 2×50 AMP per day

$100.00 Utility 100 AMP per day

Dockside Loaner Deposits

All Electrical Splitter — $250.00

30/50 AMP Power Cord — $250.00

Cable TV Wire — $50

Other Rates

Club Rates — Seasonal Club Rates available.  Call Dockmaster for Club Agreement Details

All transient vessels are required to check in at the dock house upon arrival

  • Check in 12:00 PM
  • Check out 11:00 AM
  • All vessels that remain after check out are charged the hourly rate
  • If late check out is requested, boater must make arrangements with the Dock Master ahead of time.

Reservation Deposits

  • Deposits are equivalent to first night stay including utilities
  • Holiday reservations are the first two nights including utilities

Cancellation Policy

  • 72 hours prior to reservation date
  • 1 week prior to any holiday reservation date

Distances to Popular Destinations

We are located on NOAA Chart #12354 and #12362, #12364. We are the located at the following distances from these locations:

  • 40 Miles from New York City, NY
  • 45 Miles from Orient Point, NY
  • 60 Miles from Montauk, NY
  • 60 Miles from Mystic, CT
  • 70 Miles from Block Island, RI
  • 75 Miles from Newport, RI
  • 105 Miles from Martha’s Vineyard, MA
  • 130 Miles from Nantucket Island, MA

VHF Radio

  • Monitor VHF channel 9
  • To dock, please contact us within the Port Jefferson Harbor on VHF Channel 9

PJ Sea Buoy Latitude/Longitude: 40 59.28 N, 73 06.44 W
Marina Latitude/Longitude : 40 56.94 N, 73 04.21 W

Port Jefferson Harbor Regulations

While boating within the Port Jefferson Harbor Complex, a 5 MPH speed limit must be maintained within:

  • The Federal Channel and the area between the jetties forming the entrance to the harbor
  • Any Access Lane – Little Bay, Conscience Bay and Setauket Harbor
  • Area from Narrows Access Lane to Conscience Bay
  • 100 feet of any moored vessel, anchored vessel, swimming area or swimmer, dock or pier, or shoreline with harbor complex

In areas not described above, vessels may travel at speeds up to, but not exceeding, 30 MPH.

Exception: Between sunrise and sunset, a vessel towing a water skier may exceed the 5 MPH speed limit up to and not exceeding 30 MPH at least 300 feet from shore, within Conscience Bay and Little Bay. This does not exempt proper speed limits should another vessel enter the area.

Boatslip Reservations

More than just a place to park your boat. When you dock at Danfords, your voyage to luxury awaits. Experience all of the amenities that we have to offer!