Port of Call Southwest Harbor


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Town Wharf,
harbormaster Gene Thurston
207/244-7913,
VHF -9





AMENITIES

SOUTHWEST HARBOR, Port of, fifty-foot dock, three transient slips, 2-hour tie-ups, six moorings, 10' low tide, water.
Beal's Lobster Pier next to the U.S. Coast Guard Station offers floats and a pier, fuel, electrical work, ice, trash removal, fresh water, and waste oil disposal.








BOAT YARDS


MARINE SUBCONTRACTORS, INC
, Clark Point Road, Southwest Harbor, P.O. Box 228, call 207/244-4332, fax 207/244-9754, E-mail, boat building and repair, highly experienced workers, reasonable prices, close proximity to all amenities.







MARINE SYSTEMS CUSTOM BOATBUILDERS, INC., 30 Long Hill Rd., Southwest Harbor, P.O. Box 1512, open year round, call 207/244-5696, e-mail, large yard, three-ton hoist, 30x100 building located in Southwest Harbor two miles from shore, electrical work, fiberglass, hull repairs, mechanical, storage.










SOUTHWEST BOAT MARINE SERICES, 168 Clark Point Rd, P.O. Box 260, Southwest Harbor, open year round, call 207/244-5525, E-MAIL, dedicated to delivering the highest level of quality service for all your marine and boating needs, 25-ton crane service, 250-ton railway, year round dockage, inside storage, machine shop, welding and metal fabrications, underwater hull inspections, water taxi, towing & salvage, mooring & pier work, island barge service.





DINING


BEAL'S LOBSTER PIER, Clark Point Rd., Southwest Harbor, open year round, call 207/244-3202, E-mail, fresh lobster, alive or boiled, fresh fish, steamed clams, chowders, ice cream, baked desserts, beer/wine, boat yard, charter, diesel, float, electrical, ice, public ramp, rest rooms, trash removal, waste oil disposal, fresh water, major credit cards and personal checks accepted.




QUIET SIDE CAFE & ICE CREAM
, 360 Main St., Southwest Harbor, open seasonally for lunch, and dinner, call 207/244-9444, E-mail, outdoor dining, children's menu, vegetarian dishes, pizza, fresh fish and pastries, daily specials, take-out, major credit cards and personal checks accepted, lobster and crab rolls, homemade Maine blueberry pie, fish and clam chowders, strollers allowed, specialty coffees.




DIVERSIONS



OCEANARIUM, THE
, two locations: Route 3, Thomas Bay, Bar Harbor; Clark Point Road, Southwest Harbor, both open seasonally, call 207/288-5005 and 207/244-7330, E-mail, teaching people about marine life and commercial fishing in Maine since 1972, 25 percent off combination tickets to both sites.







LODGING


BEACHFRONT COTTAGES, Route 102 A on HB's Lane, P.O. Box 295, Bass Harbor, two units available seasonally, call 207/244-3232, fax 207/244-3022, e-mail, cabins, waterfront, peak season D/O over $100, cooking and laundry facilities, free local calls, fireplaces, cable TV/ premium channels, smoking prohibited, VCR rental, major credit cards, travelers' checks, and personal checks accepted.



SHOPPING

COZY CAT FARM GIFTS FOR EWE, 16 Village Geen Way, Southwest Harbor, open year round, 207/244-4490, browsers welcome, many Maine-made products, consignments accepted, featuring hand-spun yarn from owner's sheep, also cat items, shipping, gift wrapping, layaway, major credit cards accepted, travelers' checks, personal checks.






SAWYER'S SPECIALTIES, 353 Main St., Southwest Harbor, one of the largest selections of fine wine north of Boston,call 207/244-3317, e-mail , open year round.