The Hopewell City Marina offers a variety of amenities to meet all of your boating needs!  Conveniently located on the Appomattox River, the Hopewell City Marina is only a mile away from the James River and offers some of the best fishing and recreational boating opportunities in the region.  The marina has a four-lane boat ramp with floating docks, convenience store, pump-out station, large paved parking lot, open and covered slip rentals, kayak launch, fishing area, and public restrooms.  Daily marina operations are managed by Fish Tales II.    

Hopewell City Marina

1051 Riverside Avenue

Hopewell, VA 23860

Learn more about the ART!

Marina 4.JPG


The four-lane ramp at the Hopewell City Marina features a gradual slope and floating docks for easy boarding. The marina offers plenty of parking and quick access to the James and Appomattox Rivers.   

$8 daily ramp fee

$5 overnight parking fee

$90 Annual ramp pass (resident)

$125 Annual ramp pass (non-resident)

(804) 541-6417

marina 11.JPG


From tackle and rods to snacks and drinks, the marina store has everything you need for a day of fun on the water! Stop in today and check out the newest selections of apparel and gear.  

  • Ice

  • Propane exchange

  • Restrooms

*Store hours vary seasonally

(804) 541-6417

Marina Aerial.jpg


The Hopewell City Marina offers both covered and open slips for monthly rental. All slips have electric meter connection, water supply, and secure entrance.  For additional information and availability, please contact Fish Tales II.  

Slips can accommodate boats over 30 feet in length and offer depths from 6-15 feet (tidal waters)

(804) 541-6417

Kayaking and Fishing

 The accessible kayak launch at the Hopewell City Marina allows boaters of all ability levels the opportunity to enjoy the water.  A designated fishing area is also available at the marina with a small fishing pier and parking area.  Please note that fishing is prohibited in the vicinity of the boat ramp, rental slips, and main dock.  Please only fish in designated areas.  A valid Virginia freshwater fishing license is required for any person fishing on the Appomattox River that is over the age of 16. Kayakers should wear a life jacket at all times.  

Kayak.Canoe Launch.jpg

Explore the Appomattox!