The recreational docks at Rousakis Riverfront Plaza are closed to the public due to extensive damage by a large tree.

Program Contact

Dockmaster Shawn Emerson


The recreational dock is first-come, first-served (no reservations accepted). The first three hours are free. 

Please call (912) 651-3634, Monday - Friday, 8am to 5pm, after 5pm and holidays please call (912) 651-6477.

When calling please provide your name, your phone number (cell) and the length of the vessel.

The City of Savannah operates public bulkheads and floating docks on the Savannah River, parallel to popular River Street attractions. Mobility & Parking Services is the city department, which manages these facilities.

There are two private docks open to the public that take reservations. Please see the contact information below.

River St. Market Dock – 912.398.6038 (vessels 25 ft. or longer)

Westin Hotel Dock – 912.201.2021 (This dock is across the river; there’s a FREE water ferry - Savannah Bells Ferry)

Savannah Belles Ferry

* Operating 7 days a week, visit the website ( for hours of operations. Click on Catch A Cat/Ride Free.

* Pet Policy – Service animals, pets in carriers and non-aggressive dogs on leashes are permitted on the Ferries

* ADA Accessible

Ferry Landings Locations

  • River Street at City Hall
  • Waving Girl Landing at the Savannah Marriott Riverfront
  • Hutchinson Island at the Savannah International Trade & Convention Center and adjacent to the Westin Savannah Harbor Resort & Spa