Piers and Harbors


 Aerial photos of the slip and ramp facilities may be found here: Aerial View Marina - Slips

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Piers & Harbor Facilities

Hillsmere Shores is fortunate to have several community waterfront facilities to enhance residents’ enjoyment of the Chesapeake Bay, the South River, and Duvall Creek. They are:

Main Marina

Located at 133.5 Bay View Drive East, with 108 slips of varying sizes and a small beach for launching of kayaks, Stand Up Paddleboards, and other small craft.

Sunset Drive Boat Ramp

Located at 143 Bay View Drive East, with a 20-foot wide boat ramp, 10 boat slips, and 14 kayak racks.

Beach Drive Boat Ramp

Located at 609 Beach Drive, with a 10-foot wide boat ramp , 6 boat slips, and 44 kayak racks.

Beach Drive Kayak Ramp

Located at 541 Beach Drive, with 44 kayak racks and a launching dock.

Boat Park

Located at 614 Beach Drive, for the storage of up to 50 boat trailers and boats.

 

P&H Committee/ Facilities Rules

The Piers and Harbor (“P&H”) Committee, a committee of the whole open to everyone, and the P&H Chairperson, who is also a member of the HSIA Board of Directors, are responsible for the operation of the P&H facilities. The HSIA Board has established rules and regulations to help make use of the P&H facilities fair and equitable, and a safe, efficient experience for everyone. (Marina Rules, Rack Rules, and Boat Park Rules).

Operations Committee

The responsibilities of this committee are oversight and execution of day-to-day operations, routine maintenance, and transients management at the Main Dock and the Ramp Docks. marinaoperations@hillsmereshores.net

Racks Committee

The responsibilities of this committee are oversight and execution of the day-to-day operations, routine maintenance, and grounds keeping of the racks at both ramps and the Boat Park. marinaracks@hillsmereshores.net

Slips Committee

The responsibilities of this committee are the assignment of boat to slips at the Main Dock and Ramp Slips and the oversight of the wait lists, movement list, and rack list. This committee works with the Steering Committee on slip policy issues. marinaslips@hillsmereshores.net


Annual Assignments/Waiting Lists

While open to all property owners and residents, use of P&H facilities is fee-based, with annual assignments made and/or keys issued for each Boating Year, which runs from April 1 to March 31.

Click to view P&H Fees 2017 . 

Click to view the waiting lists for the following: Slips, Racks and the Boat Park.

Note: In order to get on the Slips Waiting List, you must (1) Join HSIA and pay annual dues; and (2) submit a one-time, non-refundable fee of $100. The $100 fee will be applied to your slip rental when you are assigned a slip.


Parking, Guest Passes, Towing

Parking at the Marina and the Boat Ramps is monitored by the HSIA Security patrol and by cameras.  You must have a current Hillsmere sticker or Guest Pass to park at the Marina and the Boat Ramps. Guest Passes for parking are available from the HSIA Administrator. Towing will be enforced for vehicles parked at the Marina or on the Boat Ramps without an HSIA sticker or a Guest Pass. Click here to learn how to obtain guest passes.