Pirate Cove Marina Acquired by Largest RV Group in Canada
Canada's largest RV dealership group has forayed into the marine industry by acquiring the well-known Pirate Cove Marina in Kemptville, Ontario.
Leisure Days RV group currently owns and operates 32 RV stores, 3 Trailer Pro's Canada locations, and 3 RV campgrounds. Pirate Cove will now be the first boat dealership in their growing portfolio.
Pirate Cove Marina is located on on the Rideau River south of Ottawa and includes an expansive 14 acre property with 83 on-water slips. service bays that can accommodate cruisers up to 53', a heated 3600 square foot showroom, an outdoor saltwater pool, volleyball court, amenities for permanent and transient boaters, and a large outdoor storage lot. The marina currently offers major brands including Manitou, Sylvan, Stingray, Yamaha, Phoenix, Lund, and more.
“In 1994 Pirate Cove Marina was started by my family and in 2019 I purchased the business myself” said Wendy Ramsey, Owner. “I have had the opportunity to watch and help the marina grow to where is today. I am pleased to share that Leisure Days RV Group has purchased Pirate Cove Marina and I know that they will continue to give our customers the same great experience that my family and I have witnessed over the past 29 years. I look forward to continuing to be a part of their team.”
“Having been a boater my entire life we are thrilled to add the Pirate Cove Marina to our group”, said Pat Butler, CEO, Leisure Days RV Group. “The operation has become a well-known boaters stop on the Rideau River near Kemptville with strong brands, excellent service, winterization, storage and 93 docks with a gas dock. We look forward to continuing their strong tradition of excellent sales and service.”
Leisure Days RV Group was founded in 2003 and currently operates in four Canadian provinces. Their various business entities offer various combinations of sales, rentals, parts, and service.