Safe Harbor Zahnisers
Sailing since 1988

Safe Harbor Zahniser’s

Sail Solomons is homeported at the fabulously-appointed Safe Harbor Zahnisers, featuring pool, bar, captain’s lounge, marine store, free wifi, bikes, ensuite restrooms/showers, laundry, picnic areas, BBQs and the award-winning La Vela Italian Restaurant. See for yourself why SHZ is voted “Best on the Bay” by Chesapeake Bay magazine!

From Sail Solomons, you can walk or bike easily to Solomons Island attractions, shops and restaurants. Sail Solomons is proud to be an active member of the Solomons Business Association. See SBA for details on Solomons events, businesses and attractions.

Find Us

From Washington, DC

Take State Route 4 east from the Washington Beltway to State Route 2-4 south to Solomons. Exit before the bridge for Solomons Island Road (exit takes you under the Thomas Johnson bridge).

From Baltimore

Take I-97 south, follow signs to Annapolis / BayBridge / Rt 50 E. After joining Rt 50 East, exit immediately for Aris T. Allen Boulevard exit (Route 665), then follow signs for Solomons Island, Route 2 South.  Go south on Route 2, following signs for Prince Frederick.  Route 2 will join with Route 4 – make a left from Route 2 onto Route 2-4 South.  Follow Route 2-4 South/East to Solomons.

From Richmond

Take U.S. route 301 north into Maryland, then State Route 234 east to State Route 5, south on State Route 5 passing Leonardtown, left on State Route 4 across the Governor Thomas Johnson Bridge (lower Patuxent River Bridge). Take the first exit at the base of the bridge, and turn right onto Solomons Island Road South.

Once at Solomons

Follow Solomons Island Road South (Calvert Marine Museum on your left, field and Patuxent River on your right) towards the island. Watch for the sign on your right for La Vela Italian Restaurant and Safe Harbor Zahnisers,  make immediate left onto C Street. Follow C Street to the end, you’ll find the entrance to ZYC on the right.  Sail Solomons is located at the end of “E” Dock, to the right of La Vela Italian Restaurant.  See you there!

We recommend…

  • Calvert Marine Museum: Immerse yourself in Solomons’ maritime culture and rich natural history with a visit to the Calvert Marine Museum. Perfect for kids and adults, too!
  • AnnMarie Gardens: Did you know Solomons has a Smithsonian-associated sculpture park? Come visit AnnMarie Gardens for a beautiful, safe place to enjoy nature and art.
Sailing Club

Our ever-popular Sailing Club gives members access to the daysailer or cruising fleet for low cost and stress-free sailing. Members enjoy social events, crew networking, discounts on courses, Caribbean flotillas and much more!

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