Cape Fear River, NC

Premier Boating Meets Southern Hospitality

Eric King

General Manager


606 W West St, Southport, NC 28461  Directions

Marina Hours:
  • Sunday - Saturday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Nearby Landmarks:
  • Historic Southport
  • Oak Island
  • Bald Head Island

Located in Southport North Carolina at marker 2A on the ICW. Access the marina from the shipping channel which is ¼ of a mile away and a short 1.5 miles from the ocean.

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The Morningstar Difference

Ideally situated on the Intracoastal Waterway at the Cape Fear River, Morningstar Marinas should be your launching point for any fishing adventure or ICW cruise. Our experienced crew will have your boat fueled, stocked and ready to go.

Location Features

  • 2023 Elite Fleet Marina
  • 330' Fuel Dock
  • Overnight Dockage for up to 130' Vessel
  • Fully Enclosed Dry Storage for Boats up to 28'
  • Mobile Launch App
  • Work Racks & Pump Out
  • Close Walk to Historic Southport
  • Full-Service Mechanic On-Site
  • Fully Stocked Ship's Store
  • On-Water Tours
  • Rental Boats On-Site
  • Brand New Docks
  • WiFi on All Docks
  • NC Clean Marina

Learn More About Southport

We are located at marker 2A on the ICW within a marked no-wake zone. Walking distance to historic downtown Southport, great restaurants, and shopping.

With its breathtaking waterfront and historic downtown, Southport has been in more than 40 movie productions. Spend the day enjoying the maritime museum, great restaurants, and golf cart tours, and learn about the wealth of history, including pirates, Native Americans, & the Revolutionary War.

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Store Your Boat

Ready to inquire about storing your boat with us or looking to learn more about our marina? Let us know how we can reach you and what you’re interested in chatting about, and we’ll be in touch right away.

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Boat Storage

Discover Morningstar's array of boat storage options to meet your needs from wet slips and indoor dry storage for your boat.

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