About Sunset Bay Marina

We are pleased to announce that we have acquired Windjammer Marina next door and are expanding to serve you better.

Sunset Bay Marina is located in Chicago, Illinois along the Calumet River just south of the O’Brien Locks. Our convenient location offers calm freshwater moorage with new floating docs, 43 wet slips and a new 24-hour state of the art security surveillance system throughout our facility. Easy boater access to all of the area’s main channels including a quick ride to beautiful Lake Michigan!

Whether you are looking for seasonal docking, repairs, fuel, winter storage outdoor or in our 48,000 sq. ft. heated indoor storage facility or just a great place to stop by for a bite, please come by and visit us at Sunset Bay Marina, Chicago’s Best Kept Southside Secret!

The LighthouseLogo2

Welcome to our newly renamed restaurant !

Great casual food and atmosphere with big screen TV’s for all sporting events. During the boating season, enjoy our outdoor deck, patio, band stage and sand volleyball court! Plan an event with us!

Visit our website : www.thelighthousebarandgrill.com


Our Services

We have a spacious 48,000 square foot, pre-cast Indoor Heated Storage Building with racking and many outdoor storage spaces.

In addition, we now have 4 working wells with individual travel lifts. One of which is a 75-ton lift and it is the largest lift in all of the Southside of Lake Michigan!! We are capable of lifting and launching almost any size boat with the capacity of up to 165,000 lbs. and 22 foot width.

All of our full-service and on-site certified technicians are available for in-harbor calls during the season and are prepared for any and all possible boat repairs. See our vast array of services available from boat transporting, custom carpentry, detailing, amazing fiberglass and steel fabrication work to any engine repair which can be done in a 4,500 sq. ft. indoor mechanics garage.

Sunset Bay Marina also has a partnership with Windy City Yacht Brokerage. We are able to assist in handling any clients’ needs to sell or purchase new and used boats.

Boat Transportation

Plus, we have 4 wells! And, Captain Service available upon request. A 75-ton lift and is the largest on Calumet River.


24 -Hr State of the Art Security Surveillance Cameras.

Travel Lift

4 Boat Wells with travel lifts.

Mechanic & Routine maintenance

Mechanics & 4,500 sq. ft. Indoor Shop. Engine Repair (including jest skis and wave runners).

24-Hour Emergency Towing

43 Wet Slips, Harbor Call & 24 Hr Emergency Towing.

Canvas & Upholstery

Custom Carpentry

Fiberglass Repairs

Fiberglass work done in an indoor heated garage.


The Lift

It is the largest lift in all of the Southside of Lake Michigan!

Fuel Dock

SBM has the only fuel dock on the entire Calumet River!


Contact Us

Address :
13620 S Hoxie Chicago, IL 60633

Hours of Operation :
Boating Season: April 1st – Oct 31st
​Sunday Closed
Monday – Friday: 8am – 5pm
Saturday: 8am – 3pm​

Non-Boating Season: Nov 1st – March 31

Sunday & Monday Closed (December 1 – March 15)

Tuesday – Friday: 9am – 4pm
Saturday: 9am – 3pm

Phone :
(773) 646-9900

FAX (773) 646-2908

Emails :

Service Manager

Billing and Customer Service

General Inquiries

Sunset Bay Marina Holidays
New Years Day
Memorial Day
4th of July
Labor Day
Thanksgiving Day
Day After Thanksgiving
Christmas Eve
Christmas Day

Sunset Bay Marina will be closed Saturday, December 24th, 2016 through Monday, January 2nd, 2017


Your Name (required)

Your Email (required)


Your Message