The Palms has acquired a limited number of slips (35 to 60 ft) which are conveniently located next door at the Riviera Dunes Marina. They’re available at very special pricing to purchasers of a home at The Palms.

Have a passion for boating? Living at The Palms is the perfect location in one of the most hurricane-protected harbors in all of Florida. Situated next door to the Riviera Dunes Marina, you’ll enjoy panoramic waterviews overlooking your boat docked on the scenic Manatee Rivier. Just a short sail down the river brings you to Tampa Bay where you’ll have access to Sarasota Bay and the open waters of the Gulf of Mexico.


Riviera Dunes Marina
The closest marina to the Palms is just next door at the Riviera Dunes Marina.  One of the most hurricane-safe harbors on the west side of Florida, this marina provides easy access to the Gulf of Mexico as well as Manatee River and the Intracoastal. At the Riviera Dunes Marina, boat slips are available for sale within the community.  40’, 50’, 60’ and 80’ wet slips offer a range of options where you can keep your boat just a short walk from your front door. For more details on boating in the area, visit the Riviera Marina’s website:

Bradenton Yacht Club
Just minutes away from The Palms, Bradenton Yacht Club is located on the scenic Manatee River on six acres of paradise. The Club is one of the 13 original founding clubs in the Florida Council of Yacht Clubs and has a reputation of being one of the friendliest clubs in the Council. Membership is diverse and includes boaters of various skill levels, backgrounds, ages and interests. It has grown from 18 charter members in 1946 to about 550 today. (

Tarpon Pointe Marina
Tarpon is often called “Bradenton’s best equipped state-of-the-art dry storage marina, able to accommodate boats as large as 36′.

Twin Dolphin Marina
Within walking distance to Bradenton’s historic downtown and its quaint Old Main Street, including the historic Pier and the famed Pier 22 Restaurant. (

Regatta Pointe Marina
Nested just around the corner in Palmetto, Regatta Pointe is a local favorite. (

St. Petersburg Yacht Club
Located on the beautiful waterfront in the downtown area, St. Petersburg Yacht Club is rich in history and tradition and is one of the oldest in the country. (

Sarasota Yacht Club
At this private club, membership spans age and professional experience. Camaraderie abounds, amenities are extraordinary and activities are always on the calendar. (


Join the Freedom Boat Club – just get to the dock. They’ll have a boat waiting for you, fueled up – ready to go. (