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Burlington Community Boathouse Marina

1 College St, Burlington, VT 05401
+1 802-865-3377
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Girls weekend 2017

Community boathouse is a great place to visit. On the water you can catch the Ethan Allen for a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Theresal6162
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Massachusetts
Great Place for Summertime Music

Great place for parties, Splash at the Boathouse for a quick bite or dinner, right on the... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
StephenMcArthur
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Montpelier, Vermont
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At the centrally located Burlington Community Boathouse Marina, transient boaters will find dockage, services and a fantastic dockside restaurant, Splash. Whether you’re looking for hourly dockage, moorings or overnight dockage, the Boathouse Marina offers the greatest amount of dockage while not compromising on location! Boaters will find easy and close access to shopping, grocery stores, hardware stores and fantastic restaurants all within close walking distance. Located at our docks are the sailing charter companies Whistling Man Schooner and Let’s Go Sailing. The Spirit of Ethan Allen cruise boat also calls the Boathouse Marina home. Come pull up a seat in one of our Adirondack chairs located on our fully public dock and enjoy the best view in town! Free Wi-Fi is made available by Burlington Telecom
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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1 College St, Burlington, VT 05401
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+1 802-865-3377
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Community boathouse is a great place to visit. On the water you can catch the Ethan Allen for a water tour, catch the ferry, or just sit and enjoy the waterfront. There are rest room accomodations in the boathouse, also the bike and walking trails...More

Thank Theresal6162
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great place for parties, Splash at the Boathouse for a quick bite or dinner, right on the waterfront. Dance and enjoy evening summer breezes off Lake Champlain. Check to see if it's open because bad weather can close it.

Thank StephenMcArthur
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Beautiful spot on the shore of lake Champlain .Nice view of the lake ,jetties,lighthouses,and you can even watch the ferry come and go .Lots of activity around here including walking paths and bike paths while looking across lake at the Adirondack mountains in New York.

Thank mrchips545
Reviewed 17 August 2017

the Burlington Boathouse adds to the Beauty of the Burlington Waterfront. We are lucky to have a collection of well functioning sights and places!

Thank Vermonters4
Reviewed 29 July 2017

There is always so much happening around the Burlington Community Boathouse. It has so much life in the area, between the boaters, sightseers and special events. The view of the Adirondack mountains across the lake is priceless.

Thank yellowbirdVermont
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Even if you don't own a boat, you can spend time gazing at the lake and the beautiful Adirondacks and get a snack at the snack bar. OR have a beverage or meal at Splash, the restuarant located at the boathouse

Thank esanford01
Reviewed 18 January 2017

One of the main highlights of living in Burlington for me is being able to walk here. During the warmer weather I love to go really early and sit at the end of the dock. You can watch the cloud and enjoy the Adirondacks across...More

Thank TreeVT
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Cold and nippy but bright and invigorating for a walk down from Battery Park the back way to the Waterfront. Heard an early morning bugle call from the Coast Guard buildings. Some folks were walking dogs. The waterfront park and the boathouse were glistening with...More

Thank Travelcrow
Reviewed 6 October 2016

the lake is really beautiful when the sun comes down. I had cuisine on the boat to watch the sun came down and it was a impressive trip.

Thank cherryyang1130
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Always love it. Took off in a small boat for NY state this July. Small marina, but accessible. Dining and drinking available. Frankly Burlington deserves a larger, more upscale water front, but it wasn't meant to be so I accept this alternative. Lake Champlain is...More

Thank rbkrb
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Ernest L
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Can't answer all of your questions but I do know there are tables to sit at and to the best of my knowledge no prohibition against bringing a picnic of your own. I recall seeing people fishing so I do not believe there is a... More
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