Find the best Fort Lauderdale Boat Rentals for 2021

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Fort Lauderdale, FL

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Bachelorette i! Sandbar, Weekday Specials

4 - 8 hours Captained
Up to 12 passengers

Fort Lauderdale, FL

4.9 (63)

Gorgeous 54’ Searay Sundancer Capt,Crew, Champagne

4 - 8 hours Captained
Up to 12 passengers

Fort Lauderdale, FL

5.0 (17)

Cruise Fort Lauderdale in Style!

4 - 8 hours Captained
Up to 12 passengers

Fort Lauderdale, FL

5.0 (87)

2020 Rinker QX 18 19 ft 8 people

4 - 8 hours Captain optional
Up to 8 passengers

Fort Lauderdale, FL

4.9 (35)

NEW 2020 Rinker QX 18 19 ft 8 people

4 - 8 hours Captain optional
Up to 8 passengers

Fort Lauderdale, FL

5.0 (60)

AMAZING 50' YACHT FOR CHARTER !!!!!!!!!!!!

4 - 8 hours Captained
Up to 12 passengers

Fort Lauderdale, FL

5.0 (53)

Brand New 2020 Rinker Q3 12 people 200 HP

4 - 8 hours Captain optional
Up to 12 passengers

Fort Lauderdale, FL

5.0 (50)

2017 Nautic Star Center Console

8 hours No captain
Up to 8 passengers

Fort Lauderdale, FL

5.0 (28)

LUXURIOUS 60 foot Yacht***VIP***

4 - 8 hours Captained
Up to 12 passengers

Fort Lauderdale, FL

5.0 (2)

Cruise and Party in Ft. Lauderdale

4 - 8 hours Captained
Up to 9 passengers

Fort Lauderdale, FL

4.9 (46)

2019 Rinker Q3 12 people 200 HP

4 - 8 hours Captain optional
Up to 12 passengers

Fort Lauderdale, FL

5.0 (7)

26’ Adventure Cruiser Day Trip or Overnight Stay!

8 hours Captain optional
Up to 6 passengers
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Renting a boat is easy as

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Find the perfect boat

Enter your desired location and date to explore our fleet of boats.

2

Select a captain

Choose to drive yourself or select a USCG licensed captain.

3

Book with ease

Connect with your boat owner and complete your booking online.

4

Set sail

Enjoy your day on the water with friends and family!


Why Boatsetter?

As the global leader in peer-to-peer boat rentals, Boatsetter offers an easy, safe and accessible way to experience on-the-water adventure. With boat rentals in 600+ locations, finding a boat is easy and with the option to tap into the largest network of USCG licensed captains, boating experience is not required.

Why Boatsetter?

Get out on the water worry-free, knowing our insurance covers every boating trip

Choosing the right boat rental platform is essential to your peace of mind while on the water. That's why we've gone the extra mile to focus on safety through our exclusive partnership with GEICO Marine and BoatUS. As the first and only boat rental marketplace to offer insurance on every peer-to-peer rental, you are protected during all rentals with insurance coverage and on-water assistance through TowBoatUS.

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Frequently asked questions

What makes Boatsetter different from other boat rental platforms?

What makes Boatsetter different is peace of mind. Boatsetter is the first and only boat rental marketplace to offer insurance on every peer-to-peer boat rental. We know choosing the right boat rental platform is essential to your experience while on the water. That's why we've gone the extra mile to focus on safety through our exclusive partnership with GEICO Marine and BoatUS. As the first and only boat rental marketplace to offer insurance on every peer-to-peer rental, you are protected during all rentals with insurance coverage and on-water assistance through TowBoatUS.

How to rent a boat on Boatsetter?

At Boatsetter, our mission is to make getting out on the water as easy as possible. With our intuitive booking system, you can rent a boat as soon as today.

-First, you must determine your budget and the type of boat you want to rent.

-Next, decide where you would like to boat and the kind of boat you would like to spend the day on.

-Finally, determine if you will be needing a boat captain and reach out to the boat owner.

That’s it! You’re officially on your way to a fantastic day out on the water.

How much does it cost to rent a boat?

The cost to rent a boat depends on whether you are renting for a half-day or a full day, the boat features and the boat size can impact your boat rental price. Rental prices can range from $200 to $1,000 plus depending on the boat rental itself and the length of time of the rental.

How many people can fit on the boat rental?

The number of people who can fit on boat rental largely depends on the boat’s size and how many life jackets are on board. Currently the coast guard allows a maximum of 10-12 people on a Boatsetter boat rental.

How much does it cost to rent a yacht?

The cost of renting a yacht depends on the boat’s size and the amount of time you’ll use the yacht. The onboard amenities and luxurious accommodations also dictate the price. You can contact our yacht specialists for a custom quote by visiting https://www.boatsetter.com/luxury-yacht-charters.

How old do you have to be to rent a boat?

You must be 18 years old to rent a captained boat and 25 years old if you would like to rent a bareboat charter.

Do I need a boating license to rent a boat?

Boating license requirements vary from state to state. As a renter, you are responsible for understanding local state requirements.

Can you rent a yacht for the day?

Boatsetter allows you to rent a yacht for the day. Single-day yacht rentals are available for a select number of yachts. To chat with a yacht specialist please visit https://www.boatsetter.com/luxury-yacht-charters.

Can you rent a yacht for the week?

Boatsetter allows its customers to rent a yacht for the week. Renting a yacht for a week gives you more access to the wide range of yachts available on our platform. You can either book a rental directly through the site or connect with one of our charter specialists to plan your trip here: https://www.boatsetter.com/luxury-yacht-charters.

Can you rent a yacht for the month?

Booking a month-long yacht rental is a detailed and hands-off process when working with our team of yacht charter specialists. We tailor each yacht charter to our client's specific wants and needs. Our luxury yacht charter specialists can be reached at (954) 715-4114 or by visiting https://www.boatsetter.com/luxury-yacht-charters.

How to rent a private yacht?

Renting a private yacht is a very detailed experience that caters to your exact needs while onboard one of our luxury yachts. To plan your private yacht rentals experience please visit https://www.boatsetter.com/luxury-yacht-charters.

How much does it cost to rent a pontoon boat?

The cost of renting a pontoon boat depends on the size, location, and rental time of the boat. Prices can range anywhere from $200 for a half-day rental or just under a $1,000 for longer rentals.

How much does it cost to charter a yacht?

The cost to charter a yacht varies depending on the boat size and the length of the charter. Prices typically range from less than $1,000 to $5,000 plus if you’re wanting to charter the yacht overnight.

How much does it cost to rent a boat for the day?

The cost of renting a boat for the day on average ranges from $200 to $1200. The cost to rent a boat varies depending on the size of the boat and the length of time that you will be using the boat.

How does the boat insurance work?

Boat insurance typically covers loss caused by things such as fire, sinking, storms, and collisions. The extent of the coverage varies depending on the policy.

Do I need my own insurance to rent a boat?

You do not need boat insurance when renting with Boatsetter. Coverage is provided under the Peer-to-Peer Boat Rental Policy, which is underwritten by GEICO Marine Insurance Company. The policy was written from the ground up as a stand-alone recreational boat rental insurance policy covering the period of time that the boat is being rented and is available for all non-commercially insured boats.

Does Boatsetter screen renters?

Yes. We use a system called Cognito to ensure that payment information matches the renter's identity. We also require renters taking out a captained boat to be at least 18 years old and on a bareboat to be at least 25 years old.

Is listing my boat on Boatsetter free?

Yes! Listing a boat is completely free. We only take a commission when your boat is rented. We only make money when you do!

What if I'm not comfortable having a renter drive my boat?

If you are not comfortable having a renter drive your boat, we have an expansive network of licensed and experienced captains. Once your boat is listed, you can filter through our network of captains and favorite captains in your area that you would like to operate your boat.


Fort Lauderdale’s Most Popular Water Experiences

Experience deep-sea fishing and challenging activities like water skiing, wakeboarding, and open water diving. Here are three other popular things to do while exploring the Fort Lauderdale area on your boat rental.

Surf, Paddleboard, and Fish
Visit Dania Beach during your Fort Lauderdale boat rental and enjoy the excellent surfing conditions and beautiful scenery. Ride a paddleboard along the Stranahan River. Try your luck catching sharks off the waters of Pompano Beach.

Eat at the Southport Raw Bar
There are all kinds of activities to enjoy on the Fort Lauderdale coast with your boat rental, as well as tons of waterfront bars and restaurants to try, such as the Southport Raw Bar, which offers two compelling reasons to visit: free docking fees and platters of king crab!

Hit the Town
Once the boat rental is docked, head to downtown Fort Lauderdale. Las Olas Boulevard is perfect for high-end shopping and buzzing nightlife. The historic Himmarshee Village is ideal for people of all ages to mingle with other boaters, as well as tourists from all over the world.

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Fort Lauderdale’s Best Bodies of Water for Boating

Intracoastal Waterway

Fort Lauderdale is right between the vast Everglades and miles of incredible beaches to explore with your boat rental. There are plenty of kid-friendly attractions, cruises, watersports, and sightseeing opportunities. Kids will love the Everglades, Butterfly World and Flamingo Gardens, which are all easily accessible along the Intracoastal Waterway from Fort Lauderdale.

Deerfield Beach

Sail your Fort Lauderdale boat rental north to Deerfield Beach, Pompano Beach, Lauderdale-By-The-Sea and Dania Beach. These are some of the cities that line the Atlantic coast and have convenient municipal piers for docking your boat.

Port Everglades

Just outside Fort Lauderdale is Port Everglades, one of the busiest cruise terminals in the world, which brings in tourists by the boatloads year-round. The warm climate and prime location make this an interesting place to visit.

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Top boat rental reviews in Fort Lauderdale, FL

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  • Michael was very nice and helpful. Boat was clean and ready to go. Great experience. I would rent from Michael again...

    Rafal

    Feb 2021
  • 5/5 stars

    Great experience

    Nathan

    Feb 2021

  • Awesome experience

    Jack

    Feb 2021

  • Amazing trip! Awesome communication the whole time, fantastic boat and a great day!! Thank you!

    Lisa

    Feb 2021
  • 5/5 stars

    This was our second time on Colleen’s boat. I threw a surprise party for my boyfriend with a few close friends and we...

    Evon

    Feb 2021

  • We had a great time with our captain Vinny! He was very knowledgeable about the area and showed us all the sights and...

    Amy

    Feb 2021

  • We booked Gregg’s boat to celebrate my girlfriends birthday. Everything was perfect! Gregg was quick to respond to...

    Stephen

    Feb 2021
  • 5/5 stars

    Capt. Chad and Steve were the perfect fit for our party. What nice guys! WE did it all and still had time to have a...

    ronald

    Feb 2021
  • 5/5 stars

    Jason was aw we some!! He explained everything about the boat in detail. The rental price was very really and me and...

    Frank

    Feb 2021
  • 5/5 stars

    Great experience and a wonderful Captain!

    Naketa

    Feb 2021

  • Ask for Vinny, A+ experience. Had a couple come visit, left the kids with the Nanny and Vinny took us out. Had a...

    Ben

    Feb 2021

  • Had a fantastic time! Enjoyed the inter coastal and all the sites that came along with it. Captain Vinny was awesome...

    Kolin

    Feb 2021

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