Are you thinking about relocating to Texas and need a marina to dock your sailboat or yacht? Maybe you are thinking about changing your lifestyle to ‘living-aboard’? Look no further than the 3rd Largest Boating Anchorage in the United States, the Texas Clear Lake/Bay Area, where you will find a marina with accommodations that will fit your needs.

Watergate Yachting Center

Watergate Yachting Center is the largest marina on Clear Lake, located at 1500 Marina Bay Drive in League City. Watergate is just minutes from Galveston Bay, with easy access to the Gulf of Mexico. The marina was established in 1965 and has been expanding its live-aboard slips and amenities as technology and the years have passed. Watergate offers close to 1,200 boat slips from 40’ to 70’ floating piers and new 110’ yacht slips; live-aboard options have a 40’ minimum. Sanctioned by the Yachting Club of America, Watergate provides educational boating and cruising seminars, commercial office space, complete service center and repair yard, recreational facilities, and free Wi-Fi access. For more information about Watergate Yachting Center, visit their website.

South Shore Harbour Marina

South Shore Harbour Marina located at 2400 South Shore Blvd. in League City, offers over 1,000 boat slips. SSH Marina & Resort opened in 1983 with amenities that have increased over the years including: 10-foot channel depths, floating finger piers, free Wi-Fi, a resort hotel w/ a high caliber restaurant and marina appreciation events. The state-of-the-art marina is located on the south side of Clear Lake and was built as a natural hurricane hole, being sheltered on all sides. This location has proved safe during the tropical weather systems in past years. Marina supply stores, grocery, and other shopping is available a short drive away. The SSH Marina’s lighthouse will guide you back to your slip after enjoying a day on the Bay. For more information about South Shore Harbour Marina, visit their website.

Seabrook Shipyard and Marina

Seabrook Shipyard and Marina is located on the east side of Clear Lake on 1900 Shipyard Drive in Seabrook. The marina offers state-of-the-art floating slips that can accommodate vessels up to 125’. Sailors can select between covered or open slips from among the 800+ slips, and park their vehicles under covered parking. Other amenities include: 24-hour harbor patrol, fuel dock, fitness center, full repair yard, bait shop and year-round guest moorage. Storm tested levees and deep-water access to Clear Lake and Galveston Bay give the marina a prime location. For more information about Seabrook Shipyard Marina, visit their website.

Lakewood Yacht Club and Marina

Lakewood Yacht Club and Marina is located on the northeast side of Clear Lake on 2425 NASA Parkway in Seabrook. The yacht club was founded in 1955 as a powerboat club and is located on about 38 acres and has grown into the most prestigious yacht club in the region. The marina offers 300+ slips (including covered, fixed and floating slips) and water sport storage to members. Amenities include: family-oriented club, youth and group sailing lessons and camps, outdoor play equipment and pool, and more. To view additional information about Lakewood Yacht Club and Marina, visit their website.