General Information

Lodging

Ft. Pierce / St. Lucie County
Dockside Inn
No Vacancies
1160 Seaway Drive
Fort Pierce, FL 34949
Hotel $80-110
Contact: Leah
Phone: 772-468-3555 Fax: 772-489-9848
www.docksideinn.com
Email: info@docksideinn.com
Boat Slips: 32
Closest Inlet: Fort Pierce

The Sandhurst Hotel
No Vacancies
1230 Seaway Dr.
Fort Pierce, FL 34949
Hotel
Contact:
Phone: 866-395-7263 Fax:
www.thesandhurst.com
Email: reservations@thesandhurst.com
Boat Slips: 17
Closest Inlet: Fort Pierce

Royal Inn Beach Hotel
No Vacancies
222 Hernando Street
Fort Pierce, FL 34949
Hotel $99 - 129
Contact: Cynthia
Phone: 877-899-5354 Fax: 772-672-8282
www.royalinnbeach.com
Email: reservations@royalinnbeach.com
Boat Slips:
Closest Inlet: Fort Pierce

Super 8 Ft. Pierce
612 S 4th St (US 1)
Highway 70 E. to US 1
Fort Pierce, FL 34950 US
Website Link
Phone: 772-466-8488
Fax: 772-466-8488
PatelKau12@wynhg.com

Best Western Fort Pierce Inn
6485 Metal Dr.
Fort Pierce, FL 34945
Phone: 772-409-1740
Fax: 772-409-1750
Contact: Jo Seiler

Comfort Suites Fort Pierce
6505 Metal Dr.
Fort Pierce, FL 34945
Phone: 772-409-1420
Fax: 772-409-1430
Contact: Jo Seiler

Econo Lodge Fort Pierce
3236 S US 1
Fort Pierce, FL 34982
Phone: 772-461-2323
Fax: 772-464-5151
Contact: Sam Patel

Hampton Inn and Suites
Anna Shope
Sales Manager
Hampton Inn & Suites
155 S.W. Peacock Boulevard
Port Saint Lucie, FL 34986
Phone: (772) 878-5900
Fax: (772) 878-9338
www.portstluciewestsuites.hamptoninn.com

Fairfield Inn & Suites
6502 Metal Drive
Fort Pierce, FL 34945
Phone: 772-462-2900
Fax: 772-462-2901
Contact: Nathalia Botero
Rate: $55
Website: www.fairfieldinnftpierce.com

Holiday Inn Express
7151 Okeechobee RD
Fort Pierce, FL 34945
Phone: 772-464-5000
Fax: 772-461-9573
Contact: Todd Stull

Sleep Inn Fort Pierce
2715 Crossroads Pkwy
Fort Pierce, FL 34945
Phone: 772-595-6080
Fax: 772-595-6070
Contact: Mac Patel

Hampton Inn and Suites
1985 Reynolds Drive
Fort Pierce, FL 34945
www.fortpiercesuites.hamptoninn.com
Phone: 772-828-4100
Fax: 772-828-4101
Contact: Jo Seiler
Rate: $69 - 89
Closest Inlet: Fort Pierce
jo.seiler@hotmail.com

Days Inn Fort Pierce
3224 US Hwy 1
Fort Pierce, FL 34982
www.daysinn.com
Phone: 772-465-7000
Fax: 772-467-0160
Contact: Bella
Rate: $39.00 Up
Closest Inlet: Fort Pierce
josepjom@wynhg.com

LaQuinta Inn and Suites
2655 Crossroads Parkway
Fort Pierce, FL 34945
www.lq.com
Phone: 772-828-4199
Fax: 772-828-4180
Contact: Bella
Rate: $52 - 62
Closest Inlet: Fort Pierce
josepjom@wynhg.com

Ocean Village Condo Rentals
2400 South Ocean Drive
Hutchinson Island, FL 34949
Condo $75-120
Contact: Dan Mundis
Phone: 772-489-6100 Fax: 772-468-1037
www.oceanvillagerealestate.com
Email: ovrealestate@comcast.net
Boat Slips:
Closest Inlet: St. Lucie


Jensen Beach Area / Martin County
Castle Pines Golf Villas, a 3 Palms Resort
2080 N.W. Courtyard Circle • Port St. Lucie, Florida 34986
Phone: (772) 336-3333 • Fax: (772) 336-3855
http://www.castlepinesgolfvillas.com/

Hampton Inn & Suites Stuart North
1150 NW Federal Hwy
Stuart, FL 34994
Phone: 772.692.6922 ext. 602
Fax: 772.692.6924
Ask for Special SKA Rate:
$89.00 for Standard Room
$99.00 for Studio Suite
Click here to reserve your room!

Best Western Downtown Stuart
1209 South Federal Hwy
Stuart, FL 34994
Work: 772-287-6200
Fax: 772-600-2002
Rate: $59.99
Email: sales@bestwesternstuart.com
www.bestwesternstuart.com

Pirates Cove Resort and Marina
4307 SE Bayview St.
Stuart, FL 34997
Hotel $110
Contact: Ellisery
Phone: 772-287-2500 Fax: 772-220-2704
www.piratescoveresort.com
Email:
Boat Slips: 15
Closest Inlet: St. Lucie

Marriott Hutchinson Island
555 NE Ocean Blvd.
Stuart, FL 34996
Hotel $105
Contact: Tenille
Phone: 800-775-5936 Fax: 772-225-0003
www.marriotthutchinsonisland.com
Email:
Boat Slips: 20
Closest Inlet: St. Lucie

Manatee Pocket Inn
4931 SE Anchor Ave
Stuart, FL 34997
B&B $80
Contact: Candy
Phone: 772-286-6060 Fax:
www.manateepocketinn.com
Email: manateepocketinn@comcast.net
Boat Slips:
Closest Inlet:

Stuart Inn Hotel
950 S. Federal Highway
Stuart, FL 34994
www.stuartinnhotel.com
Phone: 772-287-3171
Fax: 772-2203594
Contact: Mike Smith
Rate: $52-62
Closest Inlet: St. Lucie
smith.howardjohnson.stuartfl@comcast.net

Clarion Inn Stuart
1200 SE Federal Highway
Stuart, FL 34994
www.clarion-stuart.com
Phone: 772.287.6900
Fax: 772-286-8188
Contact: Suzanne O’Toole
Rate: $55 - 65
Closest Inlet: St. Lucie
sales@clarion-stuart.com

Holiday Inn
10120 S. US Hwy 1
Port St Lucie, FL 34952
$69 - 74
Contact: Lisa
Phone: 772-337-2200 Fax: 772-335-7872
www.holidayinn.com/portstluciefl
Email: lisa.gilrane@oplhotels.com
Boat Slips:
Closest Inlet: St. Lucie

Homewood Suites by Hilton
10301 SW Innovation Way
Port St Lucie, FL 34987
www.portstlucietradition.homewoodsuites.com
Phone: 772-345-5333
Fax: 772-345-5301
Contact: Catherine Matos
Rate: $69 Up
Closest Inlet: St. Lucie
catherine.matos@hilton.com

Four Fish Inn and Marina
No Vacancies
2225 NE Indian River Dr
Jensen Beach, FL 34957
Motel $75-95
Contact: Debbie
Phone: 772-334-0936
www.fourfishmarina.com
Email: dpettit@fourfishmarina.com
Boat Slips: yes
Closest Inlet: St. Lucie

Courtyard by Marriott
10978 S Ocean Drive
Jensen Beach, FL 34957
Hotel $109-139
Contact: Lisa
Phone: 772-229-1000 Fax: 772-229-0253
www.courtyardhutchinsonisland.com
Email: lisa.gilrane@oplhotels.com
Boat Slips:
Closest Inlet: St. Lucie

Caribbean Shores Resort
2625 NE Indian River Drive
Jensen Beach, FL 34957
Motel/Cottages $90-115
Contact: Fred
Phone: 772-334-4759 Fax: 772-334-3828
www.caribbeanshores.com
Email: hotel@caribbeanshores.com
Boat Slips: 12
Closest Inlet: St. Lucie

River Palm Cottages
2325 NE Indian River Drive
Jensen Beach, FL 34957
Motel/Cottages $89-169
Contact: Ace
Phone: 800-305-0511 Fax: 772-334-0527
www.riverpalmcottages.com
Email: rivpalm@aol.com
Boat Slips: 7
Closest Inlet: St. Lucie

Coral Reef Motel
2680 NE Indian River Drive
Jensen Beach, FL 34957
Motel $75
Contact: Bonnie
Phone: 772-334-1474 Fax: 772-334-0380
www.coralreefmotel-jensenbeach.com
Email:
Boat Slips:
Closest Inlet: St. Lucie

Driftwood Motel
4150 NE Indian River Drive
Jensen Beach, FL 34957
Motel $79-129
Contact: Irene
Phone: 772-334-2237 Fax:
www.driftwoodmoteljensen.com
Email: driftwoodjb@comcast.net
Boat Slips:
Closest Inlet: St. Lucie

Vistana’s Beach Resort
10740 S Ocean Dr
Jensen Beach, FL 34957
2BR Condo $139.00
Contact: Chris Egan
Phone: 772-229-9200 Fax: 772-229-3902
www.starwoodvo.com
Email: chris.egan@starwoodvo.com
Boat Slips:
Closest Inlet: Fort Pierce

Turtle Reef Club
10800 S Ocean Drive
Jensen Beach, FL 34957
Condo
Contact: Charlie
Phone: 772-229-1772 Fax: 772-229-2486
www.turtlereefcondo1.com
Boat Slips:
Closest Inlet: Fort Pierce

Island Beach Resort
9800 South Ocean Drive
Jensen Beach, FL 34957
2BR Condo $119-219
Contact: Blane
Phone: 772-229-3006 Fax: 772-229-2331
www.islandbeachresort.net
Email: BRosely@Islandbeachresort.net
Boat Slips:
Closest Inlet: St. Lucie

Fishing License

For a Florida Fishing License, go to www.myfwc.com and click Licenses/Permits at the top of the page.
Or Call: 1-888-347-4356

If you need the SKA while in Ft. Pierce

386/801-3200

Marinas

Fort Pierce Area Marinas
Ft Pierce City Marina
800-619-1780
1 Avenue A, Fort Pierce, FL 34950
Slips: 12 slips available as of 10/22
Fuel and Ice available
Website

Harbortown Marina
772-466-7300
1936 Harbortown Drive, Fort Pierce, FL 34946
Slips: 100
Fuel and Ice available
Website

Harbor Isle Marina
772-461-9049
801 Seaway Drive, Fort Pierce, FL 34949
Slips: 15

Pelican Yacht Club
772-464-1734
1120 Seaway Drive, Fort Pierce, FL 34949
Slips: 6
Fuel and Ice available
Website

Riverside Marina
772-464-5720
2350 Old Dixie Highway, Fort Pierce, FL 34946
Slips: 10
Fuel and Ice available
Website

Dockside Inn
772-468-3555
1160 Seaway Drive, Fort Pierce, FL 34949
Slips: 32
Ice available
Website

Sandhurst Hotel
772-595-0711
1230 Seaway Drive, Fort Pierce, FL 34949
Slips: 17
Website

Village Marina
772-464-4391
396 Torpey Road, Fort Pierce, FL 34946
Slips: 6
Ice available

Taylor Creek Marina
772-465-2663
1600 North 2nd Street, Fort Pierce, FL 34950
Slips: 10
Fuel and Ice available
Website


Jensen/Stuart Area Marinas
Marriott Marina
772-225-3700
555 NE Ocean Blvd, Stuart, FL 34996
Slips: 20
Fuel and Ice available
Website

Finest Kind
772-223-4110
3585 SE Saint Lucie Blvd, Stuart, FL 34997
Slips: 1
Fuel and Ice available
Website

Pirates Cove Marina
772-287-2500
4307 SE Bayview Street, Stuart, FL 34997
Slips: 15
Fuel and Ice available
Website

Sunset Bay Marina
772-283-9225
615 Southwest Anchorage Way, Stuart, FL 34994
Slips: 3
Fuel and Ice available
Website

Sundance Marina
772-334-1416
3321 NE Indian River Drive, Jensen Beach, FL 34957
Dry Dock Only
Fuel available.
Website

Four Fish Marina
772-334-0936
2225 NE Indian River Drive, Jensen Beach, FL 34957
Slips: 50
Fuel and Ice available
Website

River Palms Marina
772-334-0401
2325 NE Indian River Drive, Jensen Beach, FL 34957
Slips: 7
Website

Carribbean Resort
772-334-4759
2625 NE Indian River Drive, Jensen Beach, FL 34957
Slips: 12
Website

Sailfish Marina
772-283-1122
3565 SE Saint Lucie blvd, Stuart, FL 34997
Slips: 5
Website

Private Function Properties

Pelican Yacht Club
Fort Pierce
772-464-2700
Contact: Andy
Up to 150

Fort Pierce Yacht Club
Fort Pierce
772-284-0461
Contact: Candice

Cobbs Landing
Fort Pierce
772-708-4555
Contact: Donna Burke

River Palms Tiki Bar
Jensen Beach
800-305-0511
Contact: Ace
Up to 150

Courtyard by Marriott
Jensen Beach
877-905-4501
Contact: Lisa Gilrane

Marriott Hutchinson Island
Stuart
800-775-5936
Contact: Tenille
Up to 300

Riverwalk Center
Fort Pierce
772-489-6473
Contact: Michelle
Up to 120

Garden Club
Fort Pierce
772-489-6473
Contact: Michelle
Up to 80

Old City Hall
Fort Pierce
772-466-3880
Contact: Pam
Up tp 150

Dockside Bar and Grill
Fort Pierce
772-468-3555

Boat Ramps

St. Lucie County
Manatee Center Ramp
480 N. Indian River Drive, Fort Pierce
Next to Ft. Pierce City Marina

Black Pearl Ramp
20 Seaway Drive, Fort Pierce
West end of Seaway Drive Bridge

Stan Blum Boat Ramp
North Beach Causeway, Fort Pierce
East end of Little Jim Bridge

Jaycee Park Ramp
S. Ocean Dr. & Melaleuca Dr., Fort Pierce
A1A south of Seaway Drive

South Causeway Boat Ramp
414 Seaway Drive, Fort Pierce
East end of Seaway Drive Bridge


Martin County
Jensen Beach Causeway Ramp
889 NE Causeway Blvd
Both sides of the Bridge

Jensen Beach Boat Ramp
2065 Indian River Drive
At Indian Riverside Park on NE Indian River Drive
Next to Four Fish Marina

Sandsprit Park Ramp
3443 SE St Lucie Blvd, Stuart
Closest to St. Lucie Inlet at the entrance to the Manatee Pocket

Host Businesses


Four Locations near the 2010 Nationals Site are listed below. Click the logo above to see all locations.
Ft. Pierce
West Marine
1875 North US Hwy 1 Ft. Pierce, FL 34946
772-460-9044
Store Manager: Damon Wilson
Store Hours: Monday-Saturday 08:00 - 20:00 / Sunday 09:00 - 18:00

Jensen Beach / Martin County
West Marine
3523 NW Federal Hwy Jensen Beach, FL 34957
(772) 232-4920
Store Manager: Kurt Bolte
Store Hours: Monday-Saturday 08:00 - 21:00 / Sunday 06:00 - 19:00

West Marine
2506 SE Federal Hwy, Stuart, FL 34994
(772) 223-1515
Store Manager: Ashley Boyd
Store Hours: Monday-Saturday 08:00 - 21:00 / Sunday 06:00 - 19:00

West Marine
285 US Hwy 1. Tequesta, FL 33469
(561) 745-3013
Store Manager: Jack Wilson
Store Hours: Monday-Saturday 08:00 - 19:00 / Sunday 09:00 - 17:00

Di' Michelli' s Italian Deli and Catering
772-465-7022
1409 Delaware Avenue, Fort Pierce
Deli/Catering. Private function catering during the event

Perfect Drive Golf Villas at PGA Village
525 NW Lake Whitney Place
Suite 101
Port Saint Lucie, FL 34986
772.873.0515 - Phone
772.873.0445 - Fax


Bait

Lee' s Live Bait
561-624-0089
West Palm Beach
Live Bait. Blue Runner and Goggle Eyes Delivered
Will advise where he will be located but it is highly advised that you order your baits in advance. Lee has worked very hard over the past couple of years to supply baits for our events. If you order baits from Lee and do not pick them up, your membership for 2011 will be frozen until Lee is paid. No exceptions!

Snook-Nook Bait and Tackle
772-334-2145
2225 NE Indian River Drive, Jensen Beach
Bait and Tackle

White' s Bait and Tackle
772-461-6909
1106 US HIGHWAY 1, Fort Pierce
Bait and Tackle

If you plan to sell Ribbon Fish or any other bait at the Nationals. Be warned - FMP & FWC officers will be looking for law violators. It is illegal to sell any baitfish in FLorida without a license. Heavy fines and you will go to jail.


Service and Repair

Service Trailers will be located at Fisherman’s Wharf City Marina at the corner of Seaway Drive and Indian River Drive where there is a launch ramp and dock. Please call the service managers and they will give you a time to bring your boat. Do not show up without an appointment. Please Do Not Bring Your Boat to the Nationals Broken!

Mercury | Scott
954-931-1464


Yamaha | Chad
404-771-1533


St Lucie Tire and Battery
317 Orange Ave, Fort Pierce, FL
772-489-3977
Tires and Batteries, Trailer Repair, Roadside/Dockside Service

St Lucie Tire and Battery
4455 SE Cove Rd., Stuart, FL
772-872-7375
Tires and Batteries, Trailer Repair, Roadside/Dockside Service

Anchors Aweigh Marina
1600 North 2nd Street, Fort Pierce, FL
877-484-0339
Authorized Mercury, Evinrude, Yamaha, Suzuki Dealer

Four Fish Marina
2225 NE Indian River Drive, Jensen Beach, FL
772-334-0936
Authorized Yamaha and Mercury Dealer

Bethel Marine Electronics
Rockledge, FL
800-780-9533
Marine Electronics repair supported by Anchors Aweigh Marina. Call 877-484-0339 for service

Castle Pines St Lucie

Important



Do you want to go to Nationals? We have several ways to get you there! There are several boats that are short crew and we also need a Class of 23 boat for a qualified captain that no longer has a boat. There are also several Open Class boats in repairs right now that may not be ready in time. To be put onto a list for crew or if you have a boat that you may want to fish with a qualified captain, call Loreen at 904-819-0360.


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This event is planned and executed for your enjoyment. After all, you’ve reached a milestone in your fishing career. The object is to crown a National Champion in both the Open Class and Class of 23. We certainly hope your team is victorious, however please don’t lose sight of the fact that you’re in Fort Pierce/Jensen Beach is to have a great time and catch big fish. Friendships you’ll make among the best king mackerel fishermen in the country already certify you a winner. We wish you good luck, good times, and tight lines. If we can do anything to make your trip to the Nationals more enjoyable please don’t hesitate to give us a call.

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