Galveston Yacht Basin: Galveston Island’s Historical Fishing and Boating Icon

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For over 40 years Galveston Yacht Basin has been the center of boating on the Gulf coast. Our friendly staff is highly motivated to make your experience at GYB flawless.

We’re located just minutes from the Gulf of Mexico right off the Galveston Ship Channel at a location which simply no other marina can offer. Conveniently positioned within the heart of Galveston Island. Beaches, shopping, hotels, night life, dining, and the historical strand district are within a few miles of GYB. Our convenient location and surrounding amenities allows everyone the opportunity to enjoy their time on the island while the avid anglers are exploring the endless inshore and offshore fishing that only the gulf coast can offer. Explore our website and you’ll learn how GYB can be the center of your own fun-filled boating and island adventure.


Ship Store outside b 11-5-14 edited 630 pixShip Store РConveniently located in the heart of the marina next to the boat launch. The Ship Store offers all of your general boating needs as well as basic food and drink items. Items can be special ordered and delivered to your boat upon request.

Bait Camp – Frozen/artificial offshore bait, inshore/offshore tackle, live shrimp, croaker, crab, mud minnows, frozen shrimp, and crab.

IMG_3080 630 pixThe View Deck – Come enjoy a beer and the view!

Boat Rentals – Caribbean Breeze is at GYB offering parasailing, jet skis, kayaks/canoes, fishing boats, pontoon boats, and sailboats for rental.

Yacht Service – R&S Yacht Serviceis based out of GYB and will be happy to meet any of your boat service needs such as boat cleaning/detailing, outboard motors, inboard motors, electronics, generators, canvas, and fiberglass.

LogoBoat Brokerage – Johnston & Mayer is GYB’s onsite boat broker who offers years of experience¬†in both power and sailboats.

Ron HooverRon Hoover is now selling used and brokered boats at GYB.



Contact Information:

  • 409-765-3000 or 800-866-BUOY(2869)
  • 601 N Holiday Drive Galveston, TX 77550 (Club House)
  • 715 N. Holiday Drive Galveston, TX 77550 (Marina)


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