Amenities, Rates, and Reservations

Relax. Recharge. Repeat.

Donovan’s Shady Harbor Marina is a proud sponsor of the Great Loop Association, and an Active Captain First Choice Marina. We are conveniently located just South of Albany on the Hudson River with easy approach deep water slips.


Shady Harbor takes the term full-service marina to a whole new level. With easy approach slips, brand new docks, and a friendly and talented crew to aid in slip placement, you will be at ease from the time you approach your slip. With a a 30 foot in-ground pool, riverfront restaurant, barbeque area, bocce ball, and more, you will feel like you’re on your own island getaway on the Hudson River. Donovan’s Shady Harbor Marina is a family and pet friendly facility, so the whole family can enjoy the vacation-like atmosphere of Shady Harbor.


Boasting a unique Ship’s Store and Gift Shop, renovated waterfront dining, an air conditioned bath house, and on-site laundry, and ValvTec gas and diesel, Shady Harbor is the perfect place to recharge your internal batteries and provision before you continue your trip along the Hudson. If our fully-stocked convenience store doesn’t have something you need, we would be happy to shuttle you into town. Don’t forget, if you’re planning on traveling through the NYS Canals, we are your last full-service provisioning spot before the Erie Canal…and we sell canal passes.


With all of these amenities, complimentary cable and WiFi, and renowned customer service, there is no doubt you will fall in love with “the island of Shady Harbor” and plan a trip back to visit the Hudson River’s most fun and friendly oasis! Trust us, you’ll come for a night and fall in love for a lifetime.

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Transient Rates
Daily Rate
$2.50 per foot
125V 30 amp: $8.00; 125V 50 amp: $15.00
Weekly Rate
$14.00 per foot
125V 30 amp: $35.00; 125V 50 amp: $55.00
Monthly Rate*
$30.00 per foot
 125V 30 amp: $75.00; 125V 50 amp: $115.00
*Stay now & stay later! Now offering split-month rates for transient dockers; prepay for your monthly rate & split it up throughout the season!
Seasonal Rate:
Linear Docks $85.00 per foot
Slip Rental $82.00 per foot (minimums apply)
125V 30 amp $250.00  
125V 50 amp $350.00
220V 50 amp $450.00
additional cords are $100.00 each
Additional Watercraft (Seasonal Rate)
Jet Ski: $400.00
Inflatable/Dinghy*: $300.00

* Hard bottomed (fiberglass hull) will be considered a boat and charged accordingly

Please contact us if you would like to reserve a slip.

Call us at 518-756-8001 or email us at

Store Hours: 9am - 6pm Sunday -Thursday and 9am - 7pm Friday and Saturday