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.
Explore our port of call
Welcome to Lunenburg’s historic waterfront. Our picturesque waterfront is home to tall ships, schooners, dories, fishing vessels and floating docks. Our marine season generally runs from May to October. For Lunenburg waterfront events, visit here.
We’re a proud member of the US Superyacht Association and ready to welcome you to our waters.
Some items to explore!
Boating Guide to Nova Scotia
2018 Doers and Dreamers Guide
2017 Atlantic Boating Guide
Explore the Town of Lunenburg
Get a taste of boating in Nova Scotia here!
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 fees.
We offer competitive overnight rates.
Vessel Categories & Rates:
< 50 ft $1.50/ft + HST
> 50 ft $2.00/ft + HST
Click here for our Booking and Cancellation Policy
Visiting Ship Program
As part of our Visiting Ship Program, ships and crew from around the world visit our waterfronts in Halifax, Bedford and Lunenburg. Through this program, the public has an opportunity to learn more about the vessel and often even take advantage of free public boardings. Past visits have included STS Lord Nelson (UK), MV Planet Solar (Switzerland), Sedna IV (Canada), and Tall Ship Esmeralda (Chile). Contact our Marina Office at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Parking is located along the streets and at Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic.
Please inquire with our Marina Office for available berths with power and applicable rates.
General web cam security is provided along the Lunenburg waterfront.
Waste and recycling locations are available for visiting vessels.
Water is available for overnight visiting vessels at select locations. Please inquire with our Marina Office.
Free Wi-Fi is available along the Lunenburg waterfront. Plus be sure to check out the Lunenburg Waterfront Walking Tour app.