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Dodson Boat Yard
194 Water Street, Stonington, CT  06378
Tel: (860) 535-1507   VHF: Monitor 78 A   Talk Ch. 78
Fax: (860) 535-2163   Alternate Tel: none
Nearest Town: Stonington (0.1 mi.)   Tourist Info: (860) 572-9578
Dodson Boat Yard Facilities Icon Marina Facilities (In Season/Off Season)
Fuel: Gasoline, Diesel
Slips: 52 Total, 25 Transient   Max LOA: 130 ft.   Max Beam: n/a
Rate (per ft.): Day $2.75 Week Inq. Month n/a
Power: 30 amp Incl., 50 amp Incl., 100 amp n/a, 200 amp n/a
Cable TV: No   Dockside Phone: No
Dock Type: Wood, Long Fingers, Alongside, Floating, Fixed, Pilings
Moorings: 118 Total, 25 Transient   Launch: Yes ($Free), Dinghy Dock
Rate: Day $45* Week $210.00 Month n/a
Heads: 8 Toilet(s), 6 Shower(s) (with dressing rooms)
Internet: No   Laundry: 2 Washer(s), 2 Dryer(s)
Pump-Out: On-Site, 1 Central, n/a InSlipFull Service, 1 Central, n/a InSlip Fee: $5 Closed Heads: No
Dodson Boat Yard Operations Icon Marina Operations
Owner/Manager: Bob Snyder
Dockmaster: Ethan Grimes
In-Season: May-Aug, 7:30am-10pm
Off-Season: Sep-Apr, 7:30am-4pm
After-Hours Arrival: Tie up at fuel dock
Reservations: Yes, Preferred
Credit Cards: Visa/MC, AmEx, Discover
Discounts: None
Pets: Welcome, Dog Walk Area
Handicap Access: Yes, Heads, Docks
Dodson Boat Yard Supplies Icon Marina Services and Boat Supplies
Services - Docking Assistance, Dock Carts, Security (8 Hrs., 10pm-6am), Concierge Communication - Fax, Phone Message, Mail Package Hold, Courier, FedEx, UPS, DHL, Express Mail Supplies - On Site: CNG, Ice Block, Ice Cube, Propane, Ships' Store (Well equipped), Ice Block, Ice Cube, Ships' Store (Well equipped), Propane, CNG    Near: Bait/Tackle (Buckys 599-5972/Don's Dock), Live Bait, Bait/Tackle (Buckys 599-5972/Don's Dock), Live Bait    1-3 Miles: West Marine (536-1455), West Marine (536-1455)   3+ Miles: West Marine (536-1455, 4.3 m)  
Dodson Boat Yard Boatyard Icon Boatyard Services
On Site: A/C, Props, Electronics Repairs, Engine Mechanic - Gas, Painting, Brightwork, Refrigeration, Sail Loft, Total Refits, Yacht Broker, Interior Cleaning, Divers, Engine Mechanic - Diesel, Rigger, Hull Repairs, Bottom Cleaning, Forklift, Awlgrip, Woodwork, Wash/Wax, Crane (5T), Travelift (35T), Electrical Repairs, Travelift (35T), Travelift (50T), Forklift (15T), Forklift, Crane (5T), Hydraulic Trailer (60T), Engine Mechanic - Gas, Engine Mechanic - Diesel, Electrical Repairs, Electronics Repairs, Hull Repairs, Rigger, Sail Loft, Divers, Bottom Cleaning, Brightwork, A/C, Refrigeration, Wash/Wax, Interior Cleaning, Props, Woodwork, Metal Fabrication, Painting, Awlgrip, Total Refits, Yacht Broker
On Call: Canvas Work, Metal Fabrication, Life Raft Serv, Yacht Interiors, Upholstery, Inflatable Repairs, Canvas, Inflatable Repairs, Life Raft Serv, Upholstery, Yacht Interiors, Metal Fabrication
Dealer For: Westerbeke, Yanmar, Honda Outboards  
Dodson Boat Yard Restaurants Icon Restaurants and Accommodations
On Site: Restaurant (Boom 535-2588, L: $5-13, D: $15-23, 535-1381 Tue-Sat L11:30-2:30, D 5:30-9:30, Sun Brunch $7-17), Restaurant (Boom 535-1381, L: $5-13, D: $15-23), Restaurant (Dog Watch Cafe 535-2588, L: $5-15, D: $15-25)
On Call: Pizzeria (Stonington Pizza 535-0886)
Near: Restaurant (Mother's ()535-0797), Restaurant (Noah's ()535-3925, L: $5-12, D: $10-20), Restaurant (Noah's 535-3925, L: $5-12, D: $10-20), Restaurant (One South Café 535-0418), Restaurant (Skippers Dock 535-0111, L: $8-15, D: $25-35, 535-2000 - 500' dock), Restaurant (Skippers Dock 535-0111, L: $8-15, D: $25-35), Restaurant (Water St. Café ()535-2122, L: $5-15, D: $15-25, Sun Brunch), Lite Fare (Water Street Deli 535-0797, L: $4-8), Inn/B&B (Inn at Stonington 535-2000, $135-295, 400' deepwater dock), Inn/B&B (Inn at Stonington 535-2000, $180-$395, Travel and Liesure's "Inn of the Monrth"), Inn/B&B (Lasbury's Guest House ()-535-2681, $100-125), Inn/B&B (Orchard Street Inn 535-2681, $$235- $330)
1-3 Miles: Restaurant (Randall's Ordinary, D: $18-25), Motel (Comfort Inn 572-8531), Inn/B&B (Lasburys 535-2681, $55-$149), Inn/B&B (Randall's Ordinary 599-4540, $130-270), Motel (Sea Breeze 535-2843, $45-165)
Dodson Boat Yard Recreation Icon Recreation and Entertainment
On Site: Boat Rentals, Grills, Picnic Area, Picnic Area, Grills, Boat Rentals, Park
Near: Jog Paths, Playground, Tennis Courts (Community Cntr. 535-2476), Playground, Tennis Courts (Community Cntr. 535-2476), Jog Paths, Attractions, Sightseeing, Galleries
Under 1 Mile: Beach (DuBois), Fitness Center (I Can 535-8064), Stables (Rainbow Stables 535-3411), Beach (DuBois), Fitness Center (I Can 535-8064), Stables (Rainbow Stables 535-3411), Museum
1-3 Miles: Golf Course (Pequot G.C. 535-1898), Roller Blade/Bike Paths, Golf Course (Pequot G.C. 535-1898), Hike/Bike Trails, Cinema
Dodson Boat Yard Provisioning Icon Provisioning and General Services
On Site: Library, Laundry
Near: Gourmet Shop (Mystic Market East 572-7992), Liquor Store (A&P Liquors 572-8446), Gourmet Shop (Mystic Market East 572-7992), Liquor Store (A&P Liquors 572-8446), Farmers' Market (535-2236), Bank/ATM, Barber, Hair Salon, Bookstore (Book Mart 535-0401), Catholic Church, Clothing Store (Fun! 535-2333, upscale outlet store), Library (535-0658), Newsstand, Post Office, Protestant Church, Bank/ATM, Post Office, Catholic Church, Protestant Church, Library (535-0658), Hair Salon, Barber, Bookstore (Book Mart 535-0401), Newsstand, Clothing Store (Fun! 535-2333, upscale outlet store)
Under 1 Mile: Convenience Store (Village Market 535-3512, delivers), Convenience Store (Village 535-3512, delivers), Convenience Store (Village Market 535-3512, delivers)
1-3 Miles: Bakery, Deli (Diamond 536-8565), Farmers' Market, Supermarket (Stop & Shop 599-2433), Supermarket (Stop & Shop 599-2433), Deli (Diamond 536-8565), Bakery, Farmers' Market, Florist, Pharmacy (McQuades 536-4606), Pharmacy (McQuades 536-4606), Florist
3+ Miles: Hardware Store (True Value 536-9601, 5ml)
Dodson Boat Yard Transportation Icon Transportation
On Site: Courtesy Transport, Water Taxi, Courtesy Transport, Water Taxi
On Call: Rental Car (Enterpr 536-6829), Taxi (Yellow Cab 536-8888), Rental Car (Enterpr 536-6829), Taxi (Yellow Cab 536-8888)
1-3 Miles: Bus, Bus
3+ Miles: Rail (Mystic, 5 mi.), Rail (Mystic, 5 mi.)
Airport: Westerly (8 mi.)
Dodson Boat Yard Medical Icon Medical Services
On Site: 911 Service On Call: Ambulance
1-3 Miles: Chiropractor (Antonino Clinic 599-5551), Dentist, Doctor (Awwa 572-8834), Veterinarian (Stonington Veterinary Hospital 535-3011)
Hospital: Westerly RI 401-596-6000 (6 mi. )
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