D-Marin is a Doğuş Group company that was established to set a new benchmark in operations of the marinas.
By managing 11 unique marinas in Ionian, Aegean & Adriatic Seas, D-Marin creates one of the largest international chain of marinas in the Eastern Mediterranean that promotes recreational yachting; provides critical waterfront infrastructure that allows community access to the natural waterways; and develops sustainable businesses that encourage local employment and growth within the economy.
D-Marin started its operations in 2003 in Turkey with its first marina, D-Marin Turgutreis. In 2009, D-Marin Didim commenced operations as the second marina in the network, and furthermore, in 2010 D-Marin Göcek joined to the D-Marin.
In 2009, D-Marin expanded outside of Turkey and entered Croatia through D-Marin Mandalina located in Šibenik. In April 2012, D-Marin Dalmacija, which is the largest marina in Croatia, and D-Marin Borik joined D-Marin.
In December 2012, entering into partnerships with Lamda Development and Kiriacoulis Mediterranean Cruises Shipping resulted in adding a world class superyacht marina - Flisvos Marina, also 3 other premium marina destinations in Greece; Gouvia, Lefkas and Zea to its portfolio. Finally, D-Marin undertook the management of Portonovi Marina in Montenegro, with the management agreement signed in January 2018 and increased its berthing capacity to 8,471.
In December 2015, D-Marin has expanded its service area to the refit, repair and maintenance of superyachts in the yachting sector by the partnership agreement made with MB92 in Barcelona. Starting April 2017, Blohm + Voss La Ciotat, 200 meter long dock in France and October 2017, Compositeworks began to be managed by MB92, which has 25 years of experience and knowledge in superstructure maintenance and repair.
VISION & MISSION
D-Marin s vision; is to be the most effective corporation in developing marina & yachting business in the Eastern Mediterranean Basin.
D-Marins mission is to sustain growth by setting new standards & strategies in marina & yachting business and create value to its partners.
With its 11 marinas, D-Marin offers full homeport solutions to superyachts up to 180+ m LOA around the world's most spectacular cruising destinations; the coastline of Turkey, unique islands of Greece, natural wonders of Dalmatia, the vibrance of Athens and Venice, ancient towns of Zadar and Sibenik in Croatia.
Extensive range of services and amenities designed exclusively for superyachts, with exceptional marina facilities and specialized staff ensure that D-Marin offers its guests unforgettable experiences in every visit.
D-Marin does not forget the guests kids. With the goal of being a “kids friendly” marina, D-Marin has initiated the kids program. D-Marin Kids aims to strengthen kids bonds with the sea starting from the early ages and will continue with different activities including educational programs and creative workshops.
D-Marin strives to be an asset to the community, supporting the social, cultural, intellectual and economic development of the local communities and surrounding regions.
Existing and sustainable commitments of D-Marin:
Contribution to social life: Sponsorship of D-Marin Turgutreis International Classical Music Festival, Šibenik Šansona Festival, International Children's Festival (Šibenik), GKK Šibenik Basketball Team, KK Zadar Basketball Club
Contribution to environment: Collaboration with Turmepa DenizTemiz (Clean Seas) Foundation in Turkey, Blue Flag award (Turgutreis, Didim, Göcek, Mandalina, Dalmacija, Flisvos, Gouvia, Lefkas), 5 Gold Anchors award (Turgutreis, Göcek, Didim, Mandalina, Flisvos)
Contribution to local community: Land/waterfront access and social facilities for local community, waterfront destination supporting the surrounding commercial businesses and the local economy, direct employment for local residents.