We Help You Run a Tight Ship

A boat is safe in harbor, but that’s not what boats are built for, as the saying goes. We understand this, as seasoned boaters and avid boating enthusiasts ourselves, here in Minnesott Beach, NC. We have the same passion for running a tight ship, just like you.

At Wayfarers Cove Marina and Beach, LLC., we believe the key to smooth sailing is assuring that maintenance is done correctly and efficiently at our complex.

Marina With 135 Slips

Secure a spot for your boat easily at Wayfarers Cove. We have 135 marina slips that are up to 45’ long located on the Neuse River between the municipality of Oriental and the city of New Bern, NC. The amenities at the complex include:

  • Hurricane Hole
  • Sewage Pump-Out
  • Private Sandy Beach
  • Coin-Operated Laundry
  • Marina Lounge (With Cable TV, Internet, Air Conditioning, Heated Showers, and Bathrooms)

Boatyard Facilities

Bring your boat in for all types of repairs & maintenance, schedule your purchase or insurance survey. We have a 60 ton travel lift and can haul boats up to 60′ and with beams up to 19’4″.

Bottom Painting

The Wayfarers Cove Marina and Beach, LLC. also specializes in boat bottom painting, thru-hulls, cutlass bearings, and lifelines. We use Pettit Ultima SR-60 and Trinidad SR by Pettit Marine Paint for longer-lasting boat bottoms coating.


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Feel confident in our ability to connect you with the right boating technicians, including bottom painting, restoration, topside/deck painting, mechanical, electrical, refrigeration, wood working or rigging. Our staff are eager to serve our boaters. Please note that service rates may vary depending on the complexity of the enhancements you wish to make on your boat.

Industry Partners

To better provide service to boaters, we have on­site, the areas leading contractors in boat painting, restoration, fiberglass repairs, mechanical, electrical, refrigeration, air conditioning and custom wood working.

  • Dawson Creek Boatworks
  • Gatlin Marine Services
  • Vogt Yachts & Canvas