Pates Ford Marina & Resort - Center Hill Lake

Pates Ford Marina

Located at the Southern end of Center Hill Lake, Pates Ford Marina features Pontoon Boat Rentals, Boat Slips, Restaurant, and Cabin Rentals. Pates Ford hosts numerous events throughout the year including boat shows, fishing tournaments, wakeboard competitions, corn hole tournaments, live music and costume parties.

If you don't own a boat but would like to spend a day of cruising the waters of Center Hill Lake renting a pontoon boat for the day is a great option. Pates Ford Marina has double decker pontoon boats available for rent. The boats are available 7 days a week and advance reservations are recommended. If you are tired of towing your boat to and from the lake a slip rental might be the answer. Pates Ford has multiple boat slip options available for storing your watercraft at Center Hill Lake. Contact the marina for availability.

To satisfy your hunger after a day on the lake check out the Fish Lipz Grill. The restaurant features a varied menu that includes such items as burgers, salads, shrimp, grouper, and catfish. A children's menu is also available.

Cabins are a great option for staying overnight at Center Hill Lake. Pates Ford has 2 Bedroom cabins and a Lodge Cabin that sleeps 8. Cabin rentals must be paid in advance


  • Fuel
  • Slip Rentals
  • Boat Rentals
  • Cabin Rentals
  • Launch/Ramp
  • Restaurant

Contact Pates Ford Marina

Phone: (615) 597-4807

Location - Center Hill Lake

Address: 6323 Jefferson Road Smithville, TN 37166