We offer a comprehensive boat lifting and launching service. Please select from the tables below to establish our charges for haulouts, dry storage, pressure washing, etc.


One Way Lift

  • 60 minutes in slings
  • $55.00 per half hour past 60 minutes

Two Way Lift

  • water to boat storage blocks to water
  • trailer to boat storage blocks to water
  • water to boat storage blocks to trailer
  • trailer to boat storage blocks to trailer
  • water to trailer or trailer to water
  • Pressure wash: Charge is for a maximum of 60 mins. $55.00 per 30 mins past maximum. Additional charges for very heavy cleaning and disposal may apply.
  • Environmental fee: starting at $22.00 for boats up to 30ft rising to $58 for an 80ft boat, charged on all lifts.
  • Tarp Rental: $11 per week.
  • Laydays: No charge on haul and launch day. 50% discount November 1 to February 28th.
  • Contractor fees: $7 per hour.
  • Forklift: $70 per 30 mins.
  • Clean-up charge: $60.00 per 30 mins.
  • Power Tool Rental: $10.00 per day.
  • Scaffolding: $5 per day.
  • Boat stand rental off site: $5 per day per stand.
  • Liveaboards: $10 per day.
  • No open sanding below waterline.


  • These Dry Land Storage rates are available November 1 to February 28 each year.
  • Dry land storage rates are paid in advance and the monthly rate is not pro rated.
  • Boats remaining after March 1 are charged full layday rates.
  • Those boats classified as Dry Land Storage vessels are not permitted to be used as living accommodation.


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Stones Boatyard and The Marine Store
104-1840 Stewart Ave Nanaimo, BC, V9S4E6 Canada
Phone: 1-250-716-9065 Email: info@nanaimoboatyard.ca
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Nanaimo Yacht Service


To our valued boating community,

As we’re all aware, the COVID-19 virus pandemic is continuing to impact and change our world, however we do look forward to a safe and wonderful 2021 boating season.

The health and well-being of our clients, students, and staff remains of paramount importance to us. We continue to closely monitor the situation and react accordingly

We remain on hand to answer all your questions and concerns.

Please don’t hesitate to call us at 1-250-716-9065 or email info@nanaimoboatyard.ca

We look forward to welcoming you to our base and our wonderful cruising ground soon!