Stones Boatyard is a professional, clean and environmentally friendly do-it-yourself haulout and marine repair facility. We’re a full service boatyard with one of the biggest marine travelift’s on Vancouver Island, capable of lifting boats up to 83 US tons/75 Metric tonnes, 85 feet in length and a 20 foot beam. Boat owners are welcome to work on their own boats, utilize our boat repair services or employ outside contractors.
We also offer winter dryland boat storage with monthly rates beginning in November until February 28th the following year.
Nanaimo Yacht Services: our boat repair division marine mechanics and staff carry out repair work and maintenance on your boat or sailing yacht from one-off repairs to ongoing care within our yard, at Stones Marina or in other local marinas. The services we provide range from engine and transmission repair and maintenance, to fuel polishing, and larger installations such as generators or a bow thruster. We also have a full staff to complete general labour tasks such as bottom painting, and zinc changes.
Our new, larger chandlery store is now open with a huge range of haulout painting and cleaning supplies with antifoul paint from the top brands such as Interlux, Pettit and more. We carry a wide range of zinc anodes in stock at all times. Whatever we don’t have in stock we will be able to obtain for you at very competitive prices. (Usually overnight) We also carry sealants, marine polish, electrical & plumbing fittings and stainless fasteners such as nuts, bolts, washers, machine screws, hose clamps and cotter pins.
From March 1, 2018, we are now offering the services of our Certified inflatable repair technician in our on site repair shop.
Contact us now to discover more and/or obtain your estimate and see the Contact page for our location and details!
Nanaimo Yacht Charters – Our sister company is Nanaimo Yacht Charters & Sailing School which offers sailing and cruising yacht charters around our 26,000km coastline, an unforgettable Pacific Northwest experience, as well as sailing courses accredited with International Sail & Power Association, International Yacht Training and Sail Canada sailing courses. See their website for further details.