We love boating. We love the culture, the experience, and the pride that comes with maintaining a boat. When you are a part of Chester Point Marina you are one of the family. This is why we offer services to make sure your needs are taken care of including year round solutions for slips, storage, and service.
Beyond our services, take advantage of our beautiful riverside picnic areas and in-ground pool while being right on the river. We hope you’ll meet the rest of your Chester Point family and bring the kids to start off the season with the Annual Kids Fishing Derby followed by a variety of events including our Customer Appreciation Picnic and Jazz Nights.
• New Floating Docks
• Dockside Water
• Dockside Cable TV
• Dockside Electricity
• Marina Lounge
• Family Pool
• AC Bathrooms & Showers
• Laundry Facilities
Up and down the CT River you’ll be sure to find a multitude of activities and attractions to explore with your family. If you need advice on what to do or what to see just hop into the office and talk to a marina staff member and we’ll be sure to find you maps of the area and more information!
RIVER QUEST offers both public and private cruises along the lower Connecticut River. Experience an area that has been labeled by The Nature Conservancy as “One of the Last Great Places”. Their cruises are comfortable, relaxing, and affordable. This is a great cruise to bring the family on… enjoy!
It looks like a medieval fortress, but a step inside the stone castle reveals the built-in couches, table trackway, and woodcarvings that all point to the creative genius that was William Gillette.
67 River Road
Essex Steam Train
Essex Steam Train & Riverboat’s 2½-hour journey begins at the historic 1892 Essex Station for a 12-mile, narrated round-trip into the heart of the unspoiled Connecticut River Valley – designated “one of the last great places on earth” by the Nature Conservancy.
The Blue Oar
Come enjoy a gorgeous day down by the river! Great food, beautiful view, and the sun shining… what could be better?
Seasonal 11:30 am to 8 pm
16 Snyder Road, Haddam
A popular local meeting place for food and spirits. Open daily, serving lunch and dinner 11:30–9:45. Bar open until 12:45am Mon–Thurs, 1:45am Fri–Sat. Largest draft selection in the River Valley. Ice cream shop outdoor window.
33 Main Street
A casual and stylish restaurant with a daily changing menu, handmade cocktails and a great wine list. Open every day for lunch and dinner. “The food is excellent. The decor is sleek, even stunning.” The Hartford Courant
23 Main Street
CT River Artisans
Discover distinctive, artisan-crafted jewelry, art, handbags, knitted lace, stained glass, painted vintage, pottery, cards and other whimsy by 25+ local artists. Established 1980.
4 Water Street
At the heart of Grano Arso, Chef Joel mills native New England grains in house to create an old-world approach to his pastas and breads. Coupled with warm and knowledgeable hospitality, Grano Arso is the neighborhood go-to eatery for wholesome cooking, Italian wine, local beers, and specialty cocktails.
Tue–Thu 5-9 | Fri–Sat 5–10
6 Main Street