Locally owned and operated for nearly 30 years.

Let us take care of your boat so you can enjoy your time on the water!

With just one phone call or e-launch request, Lakeshore Dry Storage will put your boat in the water, wash it down, and get it fueled up. Cold drinks, ice and snacks are available in our ship store.

Charter a boat or take a narrated tour of the Ortega River or downtown Jacksonville!

We own and operate three passenger boats. Our boats accommodate from 60-100 people. Consider having your next party on the river! We can provide the captain and crew and arrange for narration and catering.

Need extra life vests, a wakeboard, water skis, or paddleboard? Rent them for the day or by the hour!

Whether you enjoy water skiing, wakeboarding or simply being on the water, North Florida is a great place for boating! We proudly rent kayaks, paddleboards, life vests, water skis, tubes and wakeboards.

Our USCG-licensed captains can operate your boat for the day or offer special boating instruction.

We are the licensed opeartor of the St. Johns River Taxi. As such, we have numerous captains who work directly for us and are part of our maritime consortium. Our safe boating classes are coming soon. It's a great option for young boaters.

Storage and on-the-water testing

SLakeshore Marine Center can store your boat before or after repairs. We have a program to allow your technician to work on our property or we can do the repair work for you. Either way, our location directly on the Ortega River allows you to easily test the repairs.

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Why us?

  • 1. Experience

    The management team at Lakeshore Marine Center has working in the maritime industry in Jacksonville for more than 30 years.

  • 2. Customer Service

    We are a customer-focused business with deep ties in the local community. We aim to provide the best in customer service and continue to adjust our model to meet customer demand.

  • 3. Location, Location, Location

    Launch, store, fuel, and service your boat at the same spot! Hassle-free boating is our goal for you.

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