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Definition: Marinas


Consist of boating harbours where boat owners can hire a berth in the water or a place on the land for the season or year and of ports for passing vessels where sailors pay mooring per night. These two types may be combined. At least some sanitary facilities are provided. Marinas may be run by clubs for water sports, businesses or public administration.
European Union, Commission Decision No 1999/34/EC of 9 December 1998 on the procedures for implementing Council Directive No 95/57/EC on the collection of statistical information in the field of tourism