Berkeley Marina
Berkeley Marina

Welcome to Berkeley Marina

Marina Harbormasters Office
(510) 981-6740
Monday - Friday 8:00am - 4:00pm
Saturday/Sunday 8:00am - 4:00pm


For information regarding various Marina programs and facilities, please click below for your area of interest. Scroll down for more information on links to the Marina Experience programs,

City Links

 Marina Newsletter

 Marina LED Pilot Project

 Public Auction / Lien Sales (1/24/15)

 Special Events at Berkeley Marina

 Berthing Fees (Effective 7/1/13)

 Places to shop nearby

 Weather Information

Places to stay at the Berkeley Marina

 Facility Map

  Waterfront Commission  


Frequently Asked Questions about Berkeley Marina  

Berkeley Marina Experience education programs and
Adventure Playground 

Berkeley Marina Master Plan

Free Compost for Berkeley Residents *2015*   

Marina Rules and Regulations 

Biological Assessment of Cesar Chavez Park (New)

Boaters Best Management Practices

*JUST IN! Draft Biological Resource Assessment Update of Cesar Chavez Park Off Leash Dog Area*

Read through the report written by James Martin of Environmental Collaborative and provide written feedback to Roger Miller of the City of Berkeley by January 21, 2015 at  



For Information on docks and berths in the Berkeley Marina
click on the map at the bottom of this page.

Instructions for setting up PG&E power on the BC Dock. 


The Marina's 52 acres of water and 1100 berths can accommodate some 1100 crafts from 16' to 110'.  Surge and rough water are eliminated by an entrance breakwater. Berths have storage lockers, water, electrical outlets, night lighting, parking, restrooms and showers, and locked gates. To contact the Berkeley Marina Harbor Offices call the new phone number 510- 981- 6740 or fax them at  510- 981- 6745. Attractive restaurants offer a splendid variety of dining facilities. On the north shore is located a launching ramp, an area for car and boat trailer storage, and a marine fueling facility. On the south are a free 3000' public fishing pier -- no license required -- and Charter Boats for fishing-- reservations may be made by calling Marina Sports Center 510 849-2727. Click on this link or our Map near the bottom of this page for information on berths and rates at the Berkeley Marina.


Berkeley Marina Experience programs: 510 981-6720 and fax number
510 981-6725 use the links for more detailed information.

Visit our unique Shorebird Park Nature Center. Providing indoor and outdoor environmental educational  field trips for groups and Teacher in services.  Our office and visitors Center is a Straw bale Environmentally sensitive building. The new modular classroom is a demonstration building for Schools to see how modular buildings can be good for the environments and the students ! 

 One of a kind Adventure Playground  is now 34 years old! Here kids can use tools to learn to build with recycled building materials.
Open  Sat. & Sun. 11-4. We are closed mid-week and when it is raining.  We are available to groups of 5 or more midweek when staff if available. Groups over 5 must make prior reservations.

Berkeley Bay Festival is April 12th- 11-4p.m.
 Enjoy this Earthday Event in Shorebird Park with your friends and family. Activities, music and food for all ages for more details please follow this link.

Earth day shoreline clean-up is April 26th, 2014 -9-12pm. Come to the Shorebird Park Nature Center at 160 University and help us clean-up the shoreline. Wear old clothes, sturdy shoes, bring a bucket and gloves. If you don't have any we will provide it. Please call 510 981 -6720 to let us know you are coming or email us at

Summer Program information about our Marine Biology Classes and boating programs. Registration is March 15th starting at 9:30. Follow this link to more information

Bay Interpretitive training program for Adults interested in working with children in the out of doors investigating under rock and docks and going out on the Bay in boats. Check out this link for the most current information for the 2013-14 Docent program. Requires only 14 hrs per month.

Come join the Adopt a  Shoreline  service learning program, you can come down any time  to pick up plastic along the shore to help the environment. Clean-ups the 3rd Saturday each month.  Call us to register yourself or your group.  Do it today!   For Mid week groups, call us and tell us what dates you'd like to come. We are creating  Do it yourself clean-up stations, let us know if you want to become involved.  We provide buckets and reusable gloves and for $62 an educational program. 
Earth day Clean-up on April 20 from 9-12. Groups of 5 + need to preregister

International clean-up will be Sept 20th, 9-12 pm.
Get your groups of 5 or more together for the largest volunteer effort in the world. We need your help to clean up our shorelines. Lets catch the trash before it gets to the ocean to do more harm. Individuals need not preregister. Click on the link for more details.

Marina California Clean

Certified California Clean Marina

As of February 26, 2009 the Berkeley Marina is now a certified “Clean California Marina”!!!

The Clean Marinas California Program is a partnership of private marina owners, government marina operators and yacht clubs in California, dedicated to providing clean facilities to the boating community and protect the state's waterways from pollution.

The inspection consists of scoring categories that are mandatory to pass. They are: Emergencies / Petroleum Containment / Boat Maintenance/Topside and cleaning / Hull Maintenance / Marina Operations /Marina Debris / Pump out Systems / Solid Waste / Liquid Waste / Fish Waste / HAZMAT / Storm Water Runoff.

If you are interested in more information on the Clean California Marinas Program, please click here to go to there website.

Click on the map below to get information on Marina Berth Location and Rates. (NEW)

Marina Map

Concerning Marina issues please call
Berkeley Marina
201 University Ave.
Berkeley, CA 94710
(510) 981-6740

*(pdf) This is a pdf format, if you do not have the Adobe Acrobat Reader, please download from City's download site. If you are unable to access this information online, please participate by contacting us via email (,  (510) 981-5150, or TDD (510) 981-6713.





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Berkeley Marina, 201 University Ave, Berkeley, CA 94710
Questions or comments? Email: Phone: (510) 981-6740
(510) 981-CITY/2489 or 311 from any landline in Berkeley
TTY: (510) 981-6903