We are blessed with now 7 marinas on the lake, from South Carolina to Georgia. Each Marina offers a variety of services and most have some type of restaurant or food truck. Portman Marina has 2 nice restaurants and Harbor Light has Tilly’s. Most of the other marinas, have casual offering or food trucks seasonally. If you don’t have a boat or are just renting for a vacation, rent a boat to enhance your lake experience!
Hartwell offers a wide variety of services. Dry stack as well as wet slips offer all you need for docking services. A full array of repair and maintenance will keep your boats running smoothly, they can even come and recover sunken boats. Don’t have a boat? No problem, Hartwell can rent you a pontoon boat so you can motor around the beautiful lake.
Big Water Marina
Big Water is the only marina offering 93octane fuel with no ethanol. They also have a RV park and an ASA Sailing school. They offer wet slips and dry storage as well as shrink wrap services. The offer paint, repair and cleaning to keep your boat in tip-top shape. They also offer the widest variety of rentals, from pontoons to ski boats, sailboats and kayaks.
Harbor Light/Harbor Light South
Phone: 706-356-4119, 706-356-2020
Harbor Light offers marinas on both sides of Interstate 85 so that larger boats can navigate more easily including taller boats. They offer wet slips as will as the largest fleet of rentals including jets skis, and pontoons. They are also the deal for Suzuki outboard motors as well as Volvo Penta Sterndrives.
Gordon’s offers boat sales of all varieties as well as storage and rentals. They also offer service and repair.
Clemson marina is the home of the Freedom Boat club and also offers free boating safety classes. They also offer wet slips and dry storage. The have a full array of services. They also have a full fleet of rentals from pontoons, tritons, ski boats and deck boats.
Portman is the home of the lauded Gallery Restaurant as well as Nami Asian Bistro. They also offer wet slips and other marina services. Ride over and view the setting sun as you enjoy a wonderful meal.