Oasis Marinas Adds National Harbor Marina to Portfolio
Oasis Marinas Expands Operations on the Washington DC Waterfront and the Potomac River
Oasis Marinas, a marina management company, today announced that the firm has been awarded the management contract for National Harbor Marina, a premier marina destination near Washington, D.C.. The addition of National Harbor Marina further expands Oasis Marinas’ footprint on the Potomac River and adds to the firm’s collection of marinas in the DC Metro market. The company officially took over the management of National Harbor Marina on October 1, 2018.
“Oasis Marinas continues to grow in the Mid-Atlantic and, specifically, the DC metro area,”
said Dan Cowens, Founder, Oasis Marinas. “A true playground on the Potomac, National Harbor Marina offers boaters direct access to fantastic restaurants, great shopping and a vibrant nightlife. As such, this is a natural addition to the Oasis Marinas portfolio which features a number of high-profile harbors in bustling ecosystems. We look forward to working with the National Harbor community as we deliver exceptional hospitality services that delight our guests from arrival to departure, and beyond.”
As part of its management agreement with National Harbor Marina, Oasis Marinas will be responsible for day-to-day slip and marina management activities, as well as facilities and grounds maintenance, customer service, marketing activities and more.
“We are pleased to welcome Oasis Marinas to National Harbor,” said Kent Digby, Executive Vice President, National Harbor. “As National Harbor continues to thrive and grow into a world-class resort destination, it’s imperative that the marina is equally as focused on hospitality and customer service. The Oasis team has successfully merged hospitality management and marina operations and we are confident that they will bring the high level of service that our guests deserve.”
National Harbor is a bustling 350-acre mixed use development with seven hotels (including the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center and MGM National Harbor), offices, residential, tree-lined streets with more than 150 shops and more than 30 restaurants, iconic attractions such as the Capital Wheel and National Harbor Carousel, and much more. It’s easy access to Washington, D.C. and Alexandria, VA make it a premier destination for boaters on the Potomac River.
About Oasis Marinas
Oasis Marinas was founded in 2014 and is a privately held marina management company based out of Baltimore, MD. The company provides marina management services to marina owners that support all aspects of the marina, including boat slips, provisions, fuel docks and the associated contracts with the vendors running the maintenance services, restaurants, and other business services. Oasis’ mission is to incorporate a consistent, fun, welcoming, and well-maintained environment in every Oasis-managed marina.
About National Harbor
National Harbor is a community unlike any other. Situated close to the nation’s capital, National Harbor takes full advantage of one of the country’s most historic rivers. Rising from the banks of the Potomac River, just south of the Woodrow Wilson Bridge in Prince George’s County, Md., National Harbor is a 350-acre mixed use development with seven hotels (including the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center and MGM National Harbor), offices, residential, tree-lined streets with more than 150 shops and more than 30 restaurants, iconic attractions such as the Capital Wheel and National Harbor Carousel, and much more. With so many visitor attractions, National Harbor has established its own convention and visitors’ bureau to better serve visitors, meeting and event planners. The community provides easy access to Washington, D.C. and Alexandria, Va. and features an array of waterfront activities and events and spectacular sunsets. For more information, visit www.NationalHarbor.com.