SWYC leases 11.7 acres of water and 3.7 acres of land from the San Diego Unified Port District.  It enjoys a prime location near the entrance of Shelter Island Yacht Basin and the San Diego Bay.  Members are proud of their well-maintained amenities, including: 

  • Updated 15,000 sq./ft. Clubhouse, complete with
    • Bar & Grill
    • Dining Room
    • Banquet Room & Three Private Meeting Spaces
    • Outdoor Deck Space Off Every Room
    • Library
    • Ship’s Store
    • Complimentary Wi-Fi (Check with the Front Office for Password)
  • Annex Building, complete with
    • Junior Clubhouse
    • 77 Boat Storage Lockers
    • Restrooms & Showers
    • Laundry
  • Angler’s Weigh & Fillet Station,
  • 3 BBQ/Picnic Areas
  • Playground
  • Maintenance Facility
  • Waste Oil & Used Filter Drop Off
  • Southwestern Yacht Club operates a Certified Clean Marina    
    • 385 Wet Slips, Ranging in Size from 24 Feet to 70 Feet
    • 46 Dry Slips, Ranging in Size from 20 Feet to 30 Feet
    • 3-Ton Small Boat Hoist
    • 150 Dinghy Storage Rack Spaces
    • Sail Drying Pole
    • Ample Parking with Complimentary Dock Carts
    • 200 Feet of Guest Dock with 30 Amp Power & Water
    • Dock Utilities Include 30 Amp Power (Some with 50 Amp Circuits), Water, and Coax Cable

For information on becoming a member, click here.


SWYC Slip Layout



Directions & Maps

Southwestern Yacht Club enjoys a prime location on the Shelter Island Basin with views of beautiful Point Loma and San Diego Bay,  with quick access to the Pacific Ocean from our docks.


2702 Qualtrough Street
San Diego, CA 92106
(619) 222-0438      (619) 222-8214 (fax)

Latitude 32º 43' 05" Longitude 117º 13' 43" 



Directions from Interstate 8  West or Interstate 5 South

Take Rosecrans Street West to Owen Street
Turn left on Owen Street, drive 1 block to San Antonio Avenue
Turn left on San Antonio Avenue, drive 2 blocks
Turn right onto Qualtrough Street and follow to SWYC entryway at end of street

All SWYC visitors and guests are asked to park in unmarked stalls and to please sign in at the front office.


Hours of Operation

SWYC Office Hours
9:00AM - 5:00PM    |    Daily
Main Dining Room Hours
5:00PM - 9:00PM    |    Daily


For more information on the Bar and Galley, please refer to the Food and Beverage page.  

Table Reservations - are strongly encouraged & greatly appreciated; table will be held for 20 minutes. Please call (619) 222-0438 to make or cancel reservations.