OUR

MARINA

Modern Naturally Sheltered Marina

A modern and naturally sheltered marina with berths for 320 yachts with two fuel docks; pump out station; 120/220V electricity; luxury shower facilities and restrooms; water and ice from Nanny Cay’s own R/O plant; garbage disposal; 100% site-wide backup power.

Marina Reservation

Reservations can be made with the Marina office, subject to availability, by VHF Channel 16, phone, fax, email and regular mail.

(284) 394 2512

All boats must register and submit arrival notification with www.sailclear.com

All charter vessels that are not based permanently in the BVI and do not have a Trade / Business License to operate need to apply here. https://bvi.gov.vg/media-centre/foreign-based-charter-companies-require-authorisation

Please note the two entrances to Nanny Cay, and the yellow hazard buoys we are using to mark reef between the two channels, and give some visual separation between the two channels.

Please call the Marina Dockmaster on VHF 16/68 just prior to your arrival so we can have staff ready to take your lines and assist with your arrival. The marina office is open from 8am to 6.30pm, 365 days a year.

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Outer Marina & Inner Marina

Nanny Cay has berths for 320 yachts, 120 in the Outer Marina, and 200 in the Inner Marina. We can accommodate up to eight megayachts: four 140-foot and two 120-foot megayachts in the inner marina; and two up to 100-feet in the outer marina.

Fuel is available in both marinas, water and ice is served in the inner marina.

Useful Information

Pets & Animals

All animals entering the territory must be declared at customs. All pets must have current health certificates and vaccinations, especially with respect to rabies. Contact the Chief Agricultural Officer (284-494-3701 ext 6123) for details of clearance regulations before entering BVI waters with a pet. For further advice, contact the BVI Humane Society at 284-494-2284.

Dock Trolleys

These are available from the marina office. There is no charge for the use of dock trolleys. Trolleys which are not returned will be billed in full to the boat to which they are registered.

Showers and Restrooms

One block is near the boatyard for those of you up to your arms in engine oil! Our main shower area and restrooms are located behind the Hotel foyer.  Restrooms are also located near the Beach Bar and Genaker Cafe.

Marina Rules and Regulations

A full set of marina rules and regulations is contained in the Berthing Agreement or can be downloaded here. The following is a summary of some specific rules:

  • The speed limit in the marina is five knots. This applies to all vessels including dinghies.
  • No use of heads is allowed in the marina.
  • Halyards should be tied off to prevent slapping at night.
  • No swimming is allowed in the marina.
  • Generators should not be run in the marina after 7pm.
  • Barbeques are not permitted to be used onboard yachts or in the dock area.

Marina News

Autumn Update

November 19, 2018

Autumn updates on progress and improvements at Nanny Cay including marina, boatyard, hotel, eating and drinking, and general infrastructure.

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Property Update; Summer Restoration and Improvements

May 8, 2018

Inner marina to be fully operational by December; Major infrastructural improvements coming this year including increased water production and storage; Boatyard getting new 60-tonne trailer; Owners committed to improving and hardening Nanny Cay to maintain its status as the Caribbean’s premier resort marina and boatyard.

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Marina Update – Phased Roll Out Of New Docks

March 21, 2018

The damage caused to the inner marina by Hurricane Irma on September 6th, has resulted in the need to completely replace the docks. This damage reduced our overall dockage capacity by 75%.

The current goal is to have the inner marina fully operational by November, with phased roll out of docks and services between now and then.

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Outer Marina Piling Complete

February 20, 2018

Piling for the new slips in the outer marina has been completed. Work continues on adding the pile caps and cabling and pedestals for shore power.

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SailClear countries

BVI Now Using SailClear As Pre-Arrival Portal

October 16, 2021

For vaccinated crews, the BVI Customs Department is now using www.sailclear.com as its pre-arrival registration portal. Captains planning to visit the British Virgin Islands should register at the site and complete the required arrival notification. In addition to boat and crew details, vaccination cards, negative Covid test result certificates, and medical insurance will need to be uploaded. Everyone onboard over 5 years old is required to take the antigen rapid test on arrival.

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The new 50-tonne Travelift

Dry Sail Programme For 2021/2022 Winter Season

August 30, 2021

Nanny Cay has introduced a cost-saving Dry sail Programme for the Winter 2021/2022 season November 1, 2021 to May 31, 2022. For a minimum stay of five months, storage in the boatyard includes five free haul and launches and discounted marina rates once afloat. Boatyard storage for a 49-foot yacht including five haul and launches…

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