Planning, developing and managing a marina is much more than running an ordinary boat park. Our approach to the business focuses on making the best decisions for profitability, unique experience and best hospitality practices. A marina, for Columbia Hospitality International, is a hotel for boats with a complete menu of services, comparable to any five star hotel in the world. Our marina guests deserve a special boat experience on the best environment, on any of the oceans!
Columbia Hospitality International has staff with over 12 years of experience managing and operating marinas, with two certified Marina Managers on staff. In fact, one of our shareholders has owned and operated a marina resort in Portugal for 17 years, and has built numerous marinas for third parties. We have also been involved in several World Marina Conferences, and we participate on numerous International marina business forum.
Our team offers the following marina operations services:
- Defining marina concepts
- Overseeing marina schematics and layouts
- Overseeing scope of services
- End to end project management, from construction to pre-opening to operation
- Signing management contracts with owners