Gary Cioffi

Gary Cioffi

New owners and management at Yacht Haven Park & Marina, set along the New River in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., are fast-tracking a $26-plus million renovation that will transform the property into a premier motorcoach and yachting destination in South Florida, according to a press release.

New Ownership

The ownership team at Yacht Haven is made up of alumni and service industry veterans who are committed to realizing the full potential of this incredible waterfront property and its ideal location minutes from downtown Fort Lauderdale, Miami and The Palm Beaches, according to the release.

The Resort

Yacht Haven Park & Marina features 255 motorcoach sites, as well as a full-service marina that can accommodate vessels up to 180 feet.

$26-plus Million Renovation Plan

Phase One of a complete resort transformation has been underway since early summer with many improvements already in place for guests to enjoy, including:

  • On-site Concierge Services
  • Redesigned Resort-Style Pool with Tiki Hut Oasis
  • Updated Dockage
  • Riverside Tiki Hut
  • High-Speed Wi-Fi
  • New Tropical Landscaping

Additional improvements to be introduced by Oct. 31, include:

  • Fitness Center
  • Shuffleboard, Cornhole, Firepits
  • Poolside Tikis with Hammocks
  • Dog Park
  • New and Expanded Tropical Pool and Sundeck
  • Paddleboard, Kayak and Boat Rentals
  • Upgraded Laundry and Restroom Facilities
  • Valet Trash Service
  • New Paved Roads and Motorcoach Sites

A fully loaded Yacht Haven Event Calendar is also set to kick off soon featuring food trucks, sunset cruises, yachting socials, live music, happy hours, and many other activities.

Proven Leadership

The Yacht Haven transformation is being led by Gary Cioffi, managing partner/sponsor, who has spent decades in the service industry. Additionally, the ownership team has brought in proven South Florida partners to ensure exceptional guest experiences. KW Property Management & Consulting (KWPMC), one of Florida’s leading property management companies, guides the resort and reservations team, while Westrec Marinas, one of South Florida’s leading marina management companies, serves guests arriving by sea.

“We’re proud and excited to turn Yacht Haven into the most exclusive motorcoach and yachting destination in South Florida,” says Cioffi. “We have a spectacular location here on the New River and we’re taking full advantage of it with many additions and renovations already complete and plenty more on the way. I’m confident when guests experience the new Yacht Haven, they are going to absolutely love it.”

Motorcoach and yachting enthusiasts nationwide can learn more about Yacht Haven Park & Marina on its new website: http://www.yachthavenpark.com