The Key West Bight Marina is one of the most sought-after marinas in Key West and it comes as no surprise that numerous visitors frequent the Bight Marina on a consistent basis every single year. Below you find answers to some of the most frequently asked questions the Bight Marina receives on a daily basis. Our goal is to ensure the answers below will guide you in planning the perfect excursion with us at the Bight Marina.
1. What Is Your Cancellation Policy?
Perfectly situated at the Key West Historic Seaport, the Bight Marina is jammed packed with numerous events for visitors and locals to enjoy all year long. Therefore, the Bight Marina requires guests to cancel their reservation one month prior to their arrival date if their reservation has been booked in the time of an event. If there is no event going on at the time of your arrival, the Bight Marina asks you to cancel your reservation seven days prior to your arrival date. Most events are listed at the Key West Historic Seaport website.
2. How Far Ahead Should I Make My Reservation?
As stated above, as Bight Marina is perfectly situated in Old Town Key West, it is highly recommended that you make your reservations as soon as possible. August and September are slower months and you are more likely to find availability. However, for peak season, the marina can be booked up to one or two years in advance.
3. What Is the Best Way to Make a Reservation?
The Key West Bight Marina is excited to announce the launching of the new website, KeyWestBightMarina.com. This innovative new website allows users to access the reservation portal 24/7. Making online reservations easier than ever, you may now book your upcoming trip online but if you prefer to call, the dockmasters are available at (305)-809-3983.
4. Is Fishing Bait Included in my Reservation?
The Bight Marina offers an immense amount of amenities for visitors to enjoy. Bight Marina guests are mere footsteps from the marina to nearby Duval Street and Mallory Square. Any visitor of the Bight Marina can expect to enjoy a blend of old Key West with superior service and new amenities. Unfortunately, bait or any fishing equipment is not included in the fee of your reservation. Conveniently located at the Historic Seaport, Key West Bait and Tackle has a variety of essentials for purchase. From live bait to fishing rods and hooks, Key West Bait and Tackle are footsteps away from the Bight Marina.
5. In the Event of a Storm, What is the Bight Marina’s Policy?
Depending on the severity of the storm, boats might be exposed to breaking waves and storm surge. If you have any concerns or need to alter your reservation due to inclement weather, contact one of the dockmasters at the Bight Marina. The dockmasters at the marina are extremely knowledgeable and efficient in answering all your questions and concerns and will be able to guide you in the best course of action to take. You may also refer to our blog, The Key West Bight Marina Hurricane Preparedness Guide as it is full of information and guidelines for you to follow in the likelihood of any major storm.