Details for Hewett Marine LLC

Hewett Marine LLC

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Average rating 3.6 stars from 11 reviews

Address 1073 B-Var Rd SW
Supply, NC 28462

Phone910 842 9104

After hours contact

Facility type

Marina - NO
Club - NO
Fuel - NO
Repair - YES
Municipal - NO
Other - NO

VHF channel

Web site

Email contact

Owner, manager



Payments acceptedCredit cards - NO
Checks - NO

Payment info

Payment discounts

Operation (seasonal or year-round)

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Tide & current additional info


Approach: Unknown
Transient dockage: Unknown
Fuel dock: Unknown

Other depth info:

Dock typesWood - NO
Concrete - NO
Floating - YES
Fixed - NO
T/Alongside - NO
Other - NO

Additional info:

Size restrictionsLOA max: Unknown
Beam max: Unknown

Other info:


Transient: 3
Total: Unknown
Transient price: $1.25/ft (0000-00-00)

Other price info: No face dock. Slips are perpindicular to the ICW. Less than 6 feet at low water.


Transient: Unknown
Total: Unknown
Transient price: Unknown

Other price info:

AC power30 amp - YES
50 amp - YES
100 amp - NO

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Pricing info:

Cable TV (and pricing)

Phone hookup (and pricing)

Water (and pricing)

Dinghy access

Liveaboard info


Fuel brand:

Gas priceUnknown

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Diesel priceUnknown

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Pets welcomeUnknown

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Disability access

Launch service

Pump out









No - Previous restaurant is closed, 2015.


Hotels or motels

Repair capabilities

Haul out capabilities

Yes - 50-ton travel lift.

Storage facilities


Fishing supplies

Chartering capabilities

Internet access

Boat ramp availability


Other services

J&J Boat Services provides underwater hull cleaning, propeller removal, zinc changes etc. as well as Full Service Boat Detailing. Contact: Justin at 910-616-0959


Reviews for Hewett Marine LLC
Saved out trip!, 2016-11-26
Captain: , Westport CT (484)

Stopped here on 11/15....broke an oil line on engine ...100 yards from Hewett. Saw the travel lift and just pulled in....turns out they have a great engine guy there, Bob. he was able to locate the crack/leak...removed the oil line and sodered it. In meantime it was going to take 5 days for Yanmar to get a new line to we continued south and had the new Yanmar part meet us in Stuart. Bob's fix lasted the entire way...not a drop leaked.

Not a transient marina....very little water at low tide but a DIY yard with some very skilled people available. I would definetly stop here again for work.

Awesome yard crew!, 2016-10-06
Captain: , North Carolina (10)

Hauled out today for hurricane Matthew. Yard crew were attentive, professional, and detail oriented. Very well done. Some current at docks if between tide peaks - time your arrival accordingly. Equipment, grounds, and blocking materials were very good.

Misleading establishment, EXTREMELY Shallow Water, 2015-07-22
Captain: , Southport (20)

The depth at high tide was 5ft, low tide you can see mud exposed on the other side of the dock. You can only get in or out at high tide and around a slack tide, the marina is directly on the ICW with strong currents which make it difficult to maneuver. None of the traffic slows down going by the marina causing boats to rock violently since the %u201CNo Wake%u201D sign is the size of a piece of paper and no one sees it. There is a fishing trawler permanently docked there with outriggers; the chains and stabilizers clang all night long as boats go by.
Their website advertises them as a full service boatyard with repair and year round service. Eddie did good work for me however he is an independent contractor and isn%u2019t governed or insured by the marina. If Eddie damages your boat, the marina will claim no fault as he is an independent contractor and he only accepts cash. Like I said I had no problems with him, his prices or the work he did. There is no support on site, both managers show up once a week for a few hours to do paperwork and are gone again. The restroom facilities there are disgusting to the point that someone wrote on the mirror, %u201CYour mom isn%u2019t here to clean up after you so clean up after yourself%u201D if that tells you anything. There is only one bathroom and many live aboards at the Marina, bring your own toilet paper, hand soap and all toiletries as this place is truly a %u201Cdo it yourself%u201D establishment. There is now a car/truck repair shop working out of the marina parking lot and storage building taking up much needed parking spaces. There are no parts stores around, everything must be shipped in or a minimum of a 30 minute drive to Southport for simple supplies.
If your only expectations are a travel lift to pull your boat, average pricing and a place to do your own work, this might be the place for you. For the same price just down the road in Southport you can have a truly full service yard with deep drafts, parts nearby and peace of mind with security. If you end up at Hewitt%u2019s Marina I recommend locking your boat and everything that isn%u2019t permanently attached. Eddie told me if the fishing boats next door haven%u2019t gone out in a while, the fishers run out of beer money and things have been known to go missing. Good Luck

Might be Good as a Boatyard, 2014-12-05
Captain: , Portland, OR (30)

They might be good as a boatyard, but we were looking for a transient slip. I called ahead and they said that our 4 ft draft wouldn't be a problem and they 'thought' they had 50 amp power.

We arrive at sunset to find the 'slip' only had 1 ft of water depth. We didn't have any options since we didn't want to be navigating after dark, or finding a place to anchor in the dark. We ended up tying off across the ends of the slips. Too far from shore power (which was 30A). It was a cold night (32 degrees) without heat.

I'm just glad we didn't arrive at high tide and assume what the owner said was true. Could have damaged our boat and lost a lot of time.

To top it off, they still charged us $1/foot.

Great Work, 2014-03-25
Captain: , Sunset Beach, NC (1146)

This was my second time here. Haulout and storage for reasonable rates. Eddie Pottorff did all the repairs and bottom paint. Replaced exhaust elbow, repacked packing glands, some other odd repairs all done correctly for a reasonable price. Eddie is nice to deal with and knows his stuff. He was very thorough in explaining his work. I supplied my own replacement parts and paint.

My advice: you might save a few bucks by providing your own paint and supplies.

Do it yourself work is allowed and many there doing just that.

No real security, so lock your stuff up.

Hewett Marine, 2013-06-10
Captain: , Southport, NC (20)

Eddie did a great job on my bottom paint this year. They do allow do it yourself work which is getting more rare every year.

Nothing fancy, 2012-11-18
Captain: , Galesville, MD (246)

This is a small boatyard that allows do-it-yourself work. As a transient stop, it offers no amenities other than space and electricity on floating dock and finger piers.

Best place to get a new prop ! (within 50 miles), 2012-06-17
Captain: , Newport, RI (204)

While traversing South of here a nasty rock deformed my propeller and maybe my shaft. The crew at Hewitt Marine was able to lift my 42 foot sailboat without difficulty. In less than 24 hrs a new prop and my checked (but true) shaft were reinstalled. I also opted for a new cutless bearing. While I was lifted out I checked the operation of the center board only to find the pivot pin was missing! One phone call and two hours later and that too was fixed !! They have one of the biggest lifts in the area and a very capable crew. I recommend Hewitt Marine they had me back together again in no time !!

Boat work, 2012-06-06
Captain: , New River (20)

Great location onn the grid to work on your boat... staff great help...

Repair shop..., 2010-06-10
Captain: , Wilmington, NC (297)

Good place to stop if you need a boat yard or some maintence

Hewett Marine, 2010-02-23
Captain: , Holden Beach, NC (95)

This is primarily a boat Yard, with a 50 ton traveling lift and storage on the yard. Major repairs and minor repairs, bottom paint, etc. are available. Frequently, there are 2 to 3 slips available to transients. A very good calabash style seafood restaurant is next door. New floating docks with 30 and 50 amp power.

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