As the weather continues to grow warmer, a day of boating is the perfect way to soak up the sun and roll with the tides. No matter how you choose to spend your time off the land, dedicated boaters will adore these boater-friendly homes. Complete with deep water docks, sandy beaches, private islands and even an original yacht-like Captain’s Room, there is no option but to get used to your sea legs at these remarkable residences that embrace the waterfront life and eagerly welcome you aboard.
1248 Greacen Pt. Road—Mamaroneck, NY
This unique ship-shaped waterfront Colonial rests serenely where the cove meets the Sound. Complete with a private dock, deep water mooring for a 40-foot boat and a sandy beach, this dream home even has an original yacht-like Captain’s Room to fully embrace the boat life.
21 Willow Avenue—Larchmont, NY
It is Larchmont’s hidden boater’s treasure. This private manor estate offers its 1912 original charm, as well as gorgeous grounds for a peaceful afternoon outside. Its location is within walking distance of the Sound and directly across from the Larchmont Yacht Club. How could an avid boater go wrong?
4 Manitou Road—Westport, CT
For all river boaters looking for a Nantucket style home with breathtaking waterfront views, this is the home for you. Located on two acres of coastal land surrounding the Saugatuck River, the property features a 60-foot deep water dock to moor your boat and drift through a relaxing lazy river day.
32 Prospect Hill Road—Branford, CT
This historic house built in 1879 is one-of-a-kind. It stands on nearly 3 acres of waterfront land with 2 guest houses, a granite pier, dock and two moorings. Invite friends for the weekend, take a boat ride and catch views of the striking Thimble Islands that encompass the property.
0 Jepson Island—Branford, CT
Looking for a quiet escape? This private island offers everything necessary for a boater’s ultimate getaway. With glass windows and amazing views, this contemporary home is just a few stone steps from the beach complete with a dock and mooring.
320 Watrous Point Road—Old Saybrook, CT
Set high upon 6.5 acres of land overlooking the Connecticut River, this waterfront location makes it impossible to not constantly appreciate the natural beauty. The home’s deep water dock allows for all boaters to continue this appreciation at the riverbank itself, completing a perfect day on the water.
23 Shawandassee Road—Waterford, CT
The ultimate New England summer retreat, this American Colonial Revival-style home lies on nearly 2 acres of private, beachy land. It offers a dock and many opportunities to enjoy boat rides of all kinds on the serenity of the Long Island Sound.
14 Neck Road—Old Lyme, CT
Located near the mouth of the Connecticut River, this exceptional waterfront property has a deep water dock and gorgeous views that offer endless reasons to take the boat every chance you can get.