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705-857-2038 or email hartleybay@xplornet.com  -  2870 Hartley Bay Rd., French River, Ontario P0M1A0 View on map  -  Open 7AM-9PM 7days a week - Season May 1 - Oct 31

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Our family run marina has been providing customers with the perfect access point to the French River Delta since 1952 and the French River Provincial Park since 1989.

We valet park all vehicles and launch all boats for the safety and protection of everyone. Customers are required to leave a set of keys for vehicles. (you won't have to worry about losing them in the river).

Reservations are NOT required for parking vehicles and boat launching. Vehicle parking fees are applied by the calendar day.

We also sell gas, bait (worms or minnows depending on the season), ice, confectionary items as well as a few necessary supplies you may have forgotten.

We accept cash, debit or credit (except American Express) for all transactions.

Rentals and Other Services

  • Canoes 
    • 16 ft Nova Craft, Kevlar composite canoes weighing approx 52 lbs.
    • 16 ft ABS composite canoes weighing approx 58 lbs
    • Both are two seater style and all come with paddles, life jackets and safety kit.
  • Kayaks *
    • 16.6 ft Wilderness Systems Tsunami sea kayaks.
  • Sit on Top Kayaks *
    • 12 ft Perception Tribe, plastic composite

* Kayaks come with paddle, life jacket (sea kayak comes with skirt) and safety kit.

Please reserve ahead of time to ensure availability.
Cancellation fee for canoes and kayak rentals is $50.

  • Land Taxi or Barge Services (for large loads)
    • Available by request ONLY, please reserve one week ahead. Fees are based on distance/ number of people/load size.

All rentals and special services must be booked in advance and secured with a credit card.

Deposit charge will be applied to your final bill.

Marina Rates

Buses Welcome!!!  Group Packages include secure bus parking, a reserved lunch location, canoe launching or rentals, washroom facilities and express Camping Permits.  Please contact for pricing and more info.

(All prices in are in Canadian funds.  American funds will be taken at a 15% exchange rate.)

CAR $12.00/DAY
BUS $15.00/DAY
CANOE $40.00/DAY
TENTS $20.00/DAY


*Seasonal Wharfage and parking rates available upon request. See our Seasonal Member rates for more info

Cottage Pricing and Packages

Experience great outdoor adventures but with the comfort of modern conveniences.  Whether you want to fish the French or explore our scenic environment by canoe or kayak, look no further than these packages “The cottages” at Hartley Bay Marina have to offer.

We have 2, 3 and 4 bedroom cottages available.

Starting at $390.00 / 2 Night Minimum (for further details and to reserve call 705-857-2038)
$50 charge for pets per stay

Want comfort and convenience?  Check out our boat wharfage and canoe cottage packages below!

FREE car parking and launching also included in all cottage stays and packages!

See our Cottages page

  • All prices are in Canadian Funds and are subject to HST
  • Booking of these packages is recommended to ensure availability. 
  • A credit card is required to secure your reservation
  • Two week notice must be given for any cancellation or you will forfeit your deposit

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