Shining Waters Marina
Shining Waters Marine is located at 148 Nautical Way off Highway 333, Tantallon, at the head of St. Margaret's Bay, within 30 minutes drive of downtown Halifax. We offer a full service marina , yacht storage facility and repair service for sailboats and powerboats. With storage for over 250 yachts from 20 ft up on the property, the site consists of approximately 10 acres, with over 1200 ft of water frontage on St Margaret's Bay.
The property has a paved access road, full dockside fuel service, and numerous other improvements have been made to the property in both physical appearance and quality personnel. The new 8,000 square foot marina building, opened the first week of July, 2006.
Our location at the beautiful protected headwaters of St. Margaret's Bay offers some of the finest cruising grounds on the Eastern Seaboard. Historical Peggy's Cove Lighthouse marks the entrance. The Bay is approximately 20 NM long and 8 NM wide with many islands, beaches and anchorage.
The cruising area includes Halifax to the Northeast (approx. 40NM) and Mahone Bay and Lunenburg to the Southwest (approx. 25NM) with many accessible islands and overnight cruising stopovers. Through the summer months the winds are typically from the south west at 8-20 KT, with daytime temperature in the mid to high 20c range. Come to St. Margaret's Bay, Nova Scotia and enjoy the boating, relaxing scenery and hospitality. You can check current sailing conditions on St Margaret's Bay Here.
148 Nautical Way,
Tantallon, Nova Scotia