Why Buy From Us?

The staff at Taylor’s South Shore Marina believes in training above everything. We pride ourselves on being a “Servicing dealer that sells boats”. Service has been our number one priority since the start of our business. All of our technicians are certified and current on all advanced service training. Our sales staff is the most knowledgeable in the Southwestern Ohio market area. We truly believe that knowledge is power and we never stop training to ensure your 100% satisfaction.

We understand that more time on the water is the key to satisfaction. Ever had to take a product back to a dealer for service and find you’re too busy to schedule it? Well that is why we created the Taylor Made Service Plan, Taylor made for you. We have developed a plan like no other that includes Free Pontoon Trailer Rental, Service Pick-up and Delivery, Free Scheduled Maintence*, VIP Accessory Pricing, VIP Accessory Catalog, Customer Loyalty Program, Priority Service Scheduling, On Water demo/Delivery Process and much more. It is even complimentary on most models! See a Sales Associates for more information!

Our facility on Cowan Lake gives us the ability to water test all boats that are sold by our dealership. We give every customer an on water Delivery process to ensure you are safe and familiar with your new rig!

Taylor’s South Shore Marina has been known for excellence since 1985! The Taylor’s have been leading the Marine Industry for many years. Tom Taylor has been one of the most continuous concessionaire’s with the Division of Parks in all of Ohio. Tom currently is a Master Technician and our dealership is considered one of the top service centers in all of Southern Ohio. Chad Taylor has served on the Ohio Waterway Safety Council and the Marine Retail Association of the America’s Young Leaders Advisory Council. As well, Chad was named to Boating Industry Magazine’s “Top 35 Industry Leaders Under the Age of 40”. With a resume like this, you will be hard pressed to find a dealer better suited to serve your needs!

Our dealership has been owned and operated by the Taylor family since 1985. Our story dates back to the early 1970’s when Tom Taylor began his career at South Shore Marina filing gas tanks up on the weekends while still in high school. Tom took ownership of the business in 1985 and we have been growing ever since. We feel every customer is like family and we strive to keep that reputation up every day. We welcome the opportunity to get to know your family and we appreciate the chance to earn your trust and ultimately be your boat dealer for life. Like every family, we may not be perfect but we strive to be!

All of our customers have the ability to secure their financing needs right here in our dealership. We offer the most competitive financing in the industry! We have found that most times our banks can provide you better financing terms than your local banking facility.

With our location being just outside of Wilmington, Ohio, Taylor’s South Shore Marina is centrally located in Southwestern Ohio. Wilmington, Ohio is one of the most centrally located cities making it feasible to be anywhere in Cincinnati, Dayton, or Columbus in an hour’s time. You are never that far from us and with our Taylor Made Service Plan we are never far from you because we will come to you! Just ask us about our plan!

We offer consignment services, great trade values, vinyl/canvas repair, OPEN year round, vintage parts look up and an experience in the showroom that makes you smile, with refreshments and activities that won’t be found elsewhere.