Newburyport Marinas named as a 2017 Boaters' Choice Marina by

NEWBURYPORT, MA (December 2017) – Newburyport Harbor Marina (, one of Newburyport Marinas’ four premier marinas and a New England Development Boating Destination, has been named a 2017 Boaters' Choice Marina by, based on the ratings and reviews of boaters. “The 2017 Boaters’ Choice Award recognizes the amazing work of our talented staff, who create a delightful place to dock for our patrons,” explains Richie Twomey, General Manager of Newburyport Marinas. “Thanks to our boaters’ continued patronage and positive feedback, Newburyport Harbor Marina is among the top 2% highest-rated marinas in the United States,” he continued. 

Newburyport Harbor Marina is located 2.5 miles from the mouth of the Merrimack with 70 slips in total. Harbor Marina is just a short walk to downtown shopping and dining. Newburyport Harbor Marina features a ship store offering bait, tackle, soda, ice, apparel, marine supplies and other retail merchandise. The marina is part of Newburyport Marinas, which also includes Hilton’s Marina, Windward Yacht Yard, and Newburyport Boat Basin. 

Nantucket Boat Basin, another New England Development Boating Destination, is also a 2017 Boaters' Choice Award Winner; for more information For the full list of Boaters Choice marinas, visit the Boaters' Choice winners page on


Newburyport Development
Newburyport Development, a New England Development Company, is located in the heart of downtown Newburyport, Massachusetts, where you’ll find historic neighborhoods and cobblestone streets alongside contemporary restaurants, a shopper’s paradise, and modern galleries. As one of Newburyport’s leading property owners and property managers, Newburyport Development owns more than 50 prime retail/office locations and residential units throughout downtown Newburyport, plus Newburyport Marinas, Michael’s Harborside restaurant, Harborside Catering and the Phoenix Room function facility. Newburyport shops include Lively Kids, francesca’s, Talbots, M.K. Benatti Jewelers, SOAK and many more. Dining selections feature Michael’s Harborside, The Poynt, Brick & Ash, Black Cow, Oregano Pizzeria and Ristorante, and Dos Amigos Burritos, among others. All are part of Newburyport’s vibrant waterside setting, which offers some of New England’s best fishing, boating, dining, and shopping. For more information, visit and


New England Development
For over forty years, New England Development has taken a creative, entrepreneurial approach to real estate development and management - delivering and sustaining successful projects across a wide range of property types. These projects transform complex challenges into preferred locations, generate long-term value to communities, afford compelling opportunities for local and national businesses, and offer sought-after experiences to a wide range of consumers. The company is acclaimed for creating some of the country's most widely-recognized and successful regional centers, as well as multifaceted developments that combine retail, residential, hotel, and office uses. Outlet centers, high-end and street-front retail, airport retail, golf courses, restaurants, and marinas round out New England Development's robust portfolio.