RELOCATION NEWS: As of October 2017, we have been open for business at our new location (800 Wharf Street, SW, Washington DC 20024).


Capital Yacht Club, located in the heart of the nation's capital, is a private club that offers a comfortable and friendly atmosphere to members and guests from around the world. Capital Yacht Club offers members and guest boaters waterside and landside amenities.


Capital Yacht Club’s new clubhouse is a welcoming place to escape everyday stress and relax over a cocktail or cup of coffee. The clubhouse has a full-service bar, clubroom, captain's room, library, shower facilities, laundry room, and an upper and lower balcony. The clubhouse also offers free wireless Internet access.

The full-service bar is open nightly. The bar is the club’s social center for sharing the day’s activities or planning the next trip to Three Sisters and beyond. The bar features hundreds of yacht club burgees from around the world.


The marina consists of new concrete floating docks and can accommodate vessels from weekend cruisers to yachts up to 160 feet. Slips are available to members and visiting guests. Reservations are required for guest yachts.

Electrical power includes 30 and 50 amp service for all slips and three phase 100 amp on the T-heads. Wireless Internet is available to all members and guests of the club. CYC WiFi provides WiFi services. 

Pump outs are complimentary. Capital Yacht Club is a certified DC Clean Marina and is a no discharge area. 

NOAA Tides and Currents for the Washington Channel New Marina


Visiting boaters choosing to anchor at The Wharf mooring balls may arrange for use of our transiting dock and club facilities for a small fee by contacting the Dockmaster, hailed on VHF channel 16 between 9am and 5pm daily.  The Wharf moorings are available through The Wharf Marina dock office.

Note: With the development of the Southwest Waterfront anchoring is no longer permitted North of the Harbor Patrol dock.