Accomodations & Moorage


Accommodations in and Around Chester


Nova Scotia’s South Shore and especially the area of Chester and the environment of Mahone Bay is a wonderful place to spend some great vacation time during Chester Race Week.

Be sure to book early. Rooms fill up quickly during race week.

The Nova Scotia Tourism website has listings of licensed accommodations and if you expand your search to include Hubbards, Blandford,Western Shore, Mahone Bay, Lunenburg and Halifax which are all in driving distance, you will find more choices.


Other rental accommodations can be viewed at services such as Airbnb and Homeaway.  You can also post to the Chester Race Week Facebook page and inquire about accomodations.


Campgrounds


If a campground is what you are looking for check here.



Moorage In the Village of Chester


Chester Yacht Club | 21 South Street, Chester
(902) 275-3747 | cycmanager@chesteryachtclub.caContact Kim Johnson, CYC Club Manager

Has moorings available for racing boats registered in Chester Race Week. Race entry fee must be paid in order to apply for one of these moorings.

The Rope Loft | 36 Water Street, Chester
(902) 273-3430

PremiereSEA Ltd | 36B Water St, Chester
(902) 273-7732 | premiereseamarine@gmail.com
Has yacht services.

Heisler’s Boatyard | 132 Tremont St, Chester
(902) 275-2216

Moorage Near Chester


South Shore Marine | 130 Marina Rd, Chester
(902) 275-3711 | info@southshoremarine.ca

Has haul and launch capabilities and yacht services.
South Shore Marine has a number of moorings available at no cost for Race Week racers.

Blandford Auto and Marine | 13 Firehall Rd, Blandford
(902) 228-2205

Has yacht services.

Gold River Marina | 242 Demont Rd, Chester Basin
(902) 275-1322 | info@goldrivermarina.com

Atlantica Oak Island Marina | 36 Treasure Dr, Western Shore
1 (800) 565-5075 | marina@atlanticaoakisland.com


Please note that racing takes place throughout the bay so all of these opportunities are well situated.