Has your End Portal spawned suspended in the ocean water as mine has? Spawn this in and problem no more. an underwater silo with boat docks on all four sides for Archimedes Ships or vanilla boat. Or add a railway access under the ocean.
complete with stairs leading down to portal, plus an end library.
to spawn in around your existing portal stand in the door way of your portal and paste. that will be level 39 eye level.
mc ver 1.7.10