Oasis Management Services | Press Release

Oasis Marinas Awarded Management Contract of Harbor Lights, A Premier Waterfront Destination

Oasis Marinas awarded operational management contract for premier New England marina property, Harbor Lights in Rhode Island.

Annapolis, MD., May 22, 2023 – Oasis Marinas, the nation’s leading marina management and hospitality company, is thrilled to announce its largest, most diversified management contract to date, as it begins management of Harbor Lights Marina – a premiere waterfront destination in Warwick, RI. This will be the seventh property Oasis is managing in the Monument Marine Group portfolio of best-in-class properties, further enhancing their partnership in elevating the waterfront experience for guests across the country.

Areal image of Harbor Lights Marina

Harbor Lights, Warwick, Rhode Island

“We are thrilled to partner with the Oasis team once again, as we add this superior full-service marina and these tremendous upland facilities to our growing portfolio of best-in-class properties,” said Tom Wood, Managing Director of Monument Marine Group. “As our trusted, operational partner, the Oasis team works with us to deliver on our commitment to all Harbor Lights patrons by consistently elevating and enhancing the guest experience.”

Situated at the mouth of Warwick Cove in Warwick, Rhode Island, Harbor Lights spans over 70 acres, offering an array of exceptional amenities. Harbor Lights Marina boasts 202 boat slips, with a full-service team and top-notch facilities. Boaters at Harbor Lights are encouraged to enjoy the wide array of amenities and experience offerings both on and off the water.

As a premier waterfront destination, Harbor Lights features a nationally recognized indoor/outdoor events venue, accommodating up to 800 guests for memorable events such as weddings, corporate events, family gatherings, community celebrations, and other special occasions. Additionally, visitors can enjoy an outdoor restaurant and bar with 100 seats both indoors and outdoors, an infinity pool, a 50′ by 30′ swim surface, and a poolside bar, creating an inviting atmosphere for relaxation and socializing.

For golf enthusiasts, Harbor Lights presents a 9-hole golf course with captivating views of the Bay. It offers a unique opportunity for both seasoned players and beginners to enjoy a round of golf in a picturesque setting.

Kenneth Svendsen, Chief Executive Officer of Oasis Marinas, expressed his enthusiasm, stating, “We are delighted to bring our award-winning capabilities and unmatched hospitality-driven customer service to Harbor Lights Marina. Our team is committed to building upon the cherished legacy created by the Noel Family while enhancing the dining and social experiences that have made Harbor Lights a true destination for boaters and visitors from across New England and beyond.”

Lars Kristiansen, Vice President of Food and Beverage at Oasis Marinas, will oversee the culinary offerings at Harbor Lights. With over 25 years of experience in the hospitality industry, Lars will further elevate the dining experience, putting Harbor Lights on the map of culinary expertise.

In partnership with Monument Marine Group, Oasis Marinas is committed to preserving and expanding upon the legacy of Harbor Lights Marina, while continuing to elevate the experience for all guests and enhancing the community at large.

About Oasis Marinas

Oasis Marinas, the nation’s leading marina hospitality company, operates a portfolio of more than fifty-five amazing properties, comprising more than 8,000 wet & dry slips and hundreds of RV pads across fifteen states. Each year our 600+ team members create incredible experiences for over 13,000+ guests. In 2023 Oasis was honored to be recognized and certified as a Great Place to Work.

About Monument Marine Group

Monument Marine Group is a Mid-Atlantic-based investment firm that owns and improves marinas across the United States. Our team combines over 60 years of experience in construction, development, and management with a lifelong passion for the water to create amazing experiences for all Monument customers and enhance our marinas’ position in the boating community. With a community-oriented, customer-first mindset, Monument strives to preserve and enhance the legacy of the properties within its portfolio and the adjacent communities by delivering outstanding customer service and experiences through infrastructure, technology, and operations investments.