sunset over marina in a cove

Dock Your Boat in Bedwell Harbour on South Pender Island

Rated as one of the top ten anchorages in the Western Hemisphere by Motor Boating and Sailing Magazine, Poets Cove Marina offers 110 deep water slips for boats up to 100 feet. With access to restaurants and amenities at the world-class Poets Cove Resort & Marina, the marina also offers impressive features at the dock, including fuel, 30 amp power and a Canada Customs office right in the Harbour.  Our marina is full for the May long-weekend (May 19 - 21).



Transient moorage rate, per night:

  • $1.45 per foot     Oct 1st - April 30th
  • $1.65 per foot     May, June, September
  • $2.00 per foot     July & August
  • $2.00 per foot     Long Weekends

Overnight moorage includes access to the lower pool, garbage disposal and recycling. Marina guests wishing to use the pool should bring their own towels and need to provide their slip number and name to the pool attendant for verification. Prices do not include 5% GST. All rates are subject to change and availability. We accept VISA, MasterCard, American Express and debit cards.


boats in a harbor with sunset in background

Bedwell Harbout Marina Slip Reservations:


Reservations are recommended. Check-in is 1 p.m. and check-out is 11 a.m. If you arrive after business hours, your reservation cannot be guaranteed. Please provide a minimum 72 hours’ notice for reservation cancellation to avoid a full charge.



Marina amenities vary by season. From June to September, marine amenities include washrooms and showers, laundry facilities, gas, diesel and basic boating items, ice, water, signature wear. The lower pool is seasonal and accessible during the summer months. The gift shop, coffee bar and cold beer and wine store are also just steps from the dock near the pool. During the remaining months, amenities include washrooms and showers, laundry facilities, and access to the resort’s upper pool and hot tub, which are heated year-round.

Shore power (15 amp and 30 amp service) is charged upon the length of the vessel on a per-night basis:

  • Under 40’: $8.00 per night
  • 40’ to 60’: $10.00 per night
  • 60’ and over: $12.00 per night

Overnight moorage includes access to the lower pool, garbage disposal and recycling.



Connected to the Poets Cove Resort & Marina, our marina guests enjoy access to:

  • Aurora Restaurant (Closed until further notice)
  • Syrens Marine Pub
  • Pools and Hot Tub
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Tennis Courts
  • Kayaks Rentals
  • Café and Liquor Store 
  • Susurrus Spa (Closed until further notice)
  • Showers
  • Free Wi-Fi



Guests arriving from U.S. waters are required to report directly to Canada Customs before docking at our marina or proceeding on their journey. Canada Customs is located within Bedwell Harbour and is open from May 1 to September 30. American guests will require a Nexus pass from October to May. Please review the Canada Customs website for hours of operation customs procedures.


Located in North America’s largest designated marine park, Poets Cove Marina sits in Bedwell Harbour on South Pender Island. Bedwell Harbour is an official point of entry for boaters from the USA.

Marina coordinates are: Lat 48°44’56″N & Long 123°13’33″W

As you approach Bedwell Harbour, please contact us on VHF 66A

map of poets cove resort and spa