About Us



Mitch O'Hara Jr.

Our mission – simply stated...Boating Excellence through Superior Products, Sales and Service.

With three generations of the O’Hara family at your service, Candlewood East Marina continues to grow and evolve with a special enthusiasm towards family, friends and boating.

Just one hour north of New York City, Candlewood Lake is the largest lake in Connecticut stretching over 14-miles long and having over 90-miles of shore line. With this as its backdrop, Candlewood East Marina enjoys one of the most ideal locations in New England.

At Candlewood East we enjoy an outstanding reputation as industry leaders – from offering only the best in products and through our continued commitment to boating excellence with awarded-winning sales and service. We welcome the opportunity to serve you and help make your boating experience everything it can and should be.

Visit Candlewood East Marina today, take a tour of our facility and talk to our sales and service teams about your needs.

From our family to yours, we pledge a continued commitment to boating excellence and complete customer satisfaction.


Mitch O’Hara, Jr.
Vice President