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The Best of Bohicket Marina

Post by Team Dockwa - Published on 7/9/15 10:30 AM
Bohicket Marina is a full-service marina situated perfectly between bustling downtown Charleston and two gorgeous island getaways, Kiawah and Seabrook Island. The marina has a full-time dock staff of attentive and experienced professionals who are eager to make your visit as enjoyable as possible. Whether you're coming for the weekend or making an extended stay, the marina is easily accessible by both the Atlantic Ocean and the Intracoastal Waterway. The Market at Bohicket Marina is home to an assortment of retail shops, restaurants, and entertainment venues all awaiting your arrival!
Featured Amenities
  • Free Wi-Fi, water, and power
  • A Captain’s Lounge (pictured above) to relax and unwind after a long day at sea 
  • Complimentary bicycles to tour the beautiful coastline of John's Island
  • A pump-out vessel to free you of any waste



  • Breakfast: We recommend stopping in to The Ice Cream Boat and Coffee House to get your morning started.
  • Lunch: Red’s Icehouse is exactly what youd expect from a local seafood joint. Enjoy the fun and casual atmosphere, delicious food and amazing views.
  • Dinner: Nosh on one of the fresh and unique dishes at Lokal Seabar. The restaurant is accessible by both car and boat!
  • Drinks: End your night at Fisher’s Sports Pub and Grill for a taste of the John's Island authentic local atmosphere.



  • The on-site ship's store, Bohicket Creek Bait and Tackle is the oldest tackle shop in Charleston and carries marine supplies, grocery items, performance gear and more.
  • Village Spirits is conveniently located right in the market, and is perfect for picking up provisions for any on-board entertaining! 
  • After days or weeks at sea, our dogs deserved to be pampered too! The Beached Dog provides up-scale services such as grooming, walking, boarding and even pet photography! 


Things To Do

  • Make sure to check out one of the many events hosted by Bohicket Marina, such as the Invitational Billfish Tournament and the Bohicket Marina Sip and Stroll!
  • Spend the afternoon on a tour of Charleston Tea Plantation. Take in the history and the beauty of the plantation on a fun trolley ride through the fields.
  • Play a round at one of Kiawah Island Golf Resort's 6 award winning courses, including the famed Ocean Course which has hosted every major PGA event in the country!
  • Take the day to visit downtown Charleston; enjoy the restaurants, dining and attractions of this dazzling and historic city.



The next time you're planning a weekend trip to Bohicket Marina, consult Dockwa, the transient docking app that will make all of the headaches of reserving a slip or mooring disappear!

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