Public docks

Currently the City owned recreation and bulkhead docks are closed to the public.

Program Contact

Dockmaster Shawn Emerson


Mon-Fri before 5 p.m.: (912) 651-3634

After 5pm & weekends/holidays call: (912) 651-6477.

The City of Savannah operates public bulkheads and floating docks on the Savannah River, parallel to popular River Street attractions. Mobility & Parking Services is the city department, which manages these facilities.

There are two private docks open to the public. Please see the contact information below.

River St. Market Dock – 912.398.6038 (vessels 25 ft. or longer)

Westin Hotel Dock – 912.201.2021 (This dock is across the river; there’s a FREE water ferry - Savannah Bells Ferry)

Savannah Belles Ferry

* Operating 7 days a week, from 7am to midnight

* Pet Policy – Service animals, pets in carriers and non-aggressive dogs on leashes are permitted on the Ferries

* ADA Accessible

Ferry Landings Locations

  • River Street at City Hall
  • Waving Girl Landing at the Savannah Marriott Riverfront
  • Hutchinson Island at the Savannah International Trade & Convention Center and adjacent to the Westin Savannah Harbor Resort & Spa