Chart your course to visit one of the world’s most spectacular coastlines.
Waterfront parking is where downtown begins.
Here are some additional ways to access our waterfront.
A bustling seaside playground where people of all ages and backgrounds come to explore and experience the best of Nova Scotia.
A seaside destination for the entire family.
Where cultural and seafaring experiences meet a new ocean economy.
A UNESCO World Heritage Site where Nova Scotia’s seafaring history comes to life.
See what’s happening on the waterfront.
Four unique waterfronts filled with experiences for all ages.
A waterfront view makes everything taste better.
Take advantage of free Wi-Fi.
Learn more about recent waterfront developments.
Our open space Master Plan is in-progress.
Harnessing the potential of our waterfronts.
Learn more about Nova Scotia’s waterfronts.
News from the water’s edge.
Follow along and share your experiences.
Learn more about the mix of projects and events on the waterfronts.
Need more information? Get in touch with us.
Together, we are building waterfronts that are experiential and economic hubs for all Nova Scotians.
Building on the greatness of the ocean since 1976.
Meet the Waterfront Development team.
Meet our Board of Directors.
Become a steward of a rising tide.
Welcome to our waters.
Spectacular views of the cityscape and coastline and a seaside trail make the Bedford waterfront an unforgettable destination. Our marine season generally runs from May to October.
Some items to explore!
Boating Guide to Nova Scotia
Halifax Marina Visitor’s Guide
Lunenburg Marina Visitor’s Guide
2016 Atlantic Boating Guide
Daytime berthing is FREE with your registered Berthing Pass (must have pass to register). Visit our Marina Toolkit for more information about free daytime berthing and overnight berthing.
We offer competitive rates on overnight berthing.
Vessels 10.6 m (35 ft.) or less: $20 + HST/night
Vessels greater than 10.6 m (35 ft.): $1 + HST/ft.
Waterfront Development is working with Nova Scotia company Swell Advantage who will coordinate overnight bookings at the Bedford Waterfront Marina this fall, as a pilot project. There is no fee to use the App or book online or by phone (regular overnight berthing rates apply.) Click the “Book Now” button below to book your slip for overnight stays.
Parking is located at various locations along the Bedford waterfront.