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Dawsonville, GA

5.0 (42)

Yamaha AR195

8 hours No captain
Up to 8 passengers

Cumming, GA

5.0 (4)

HABU Expeditions

2 - 8 hours No captain
Up to 10 passengers

Dawsonville, GA

5.0 (13)

2021 21’ Manitou pontoon

8 hours No captain
Up to 11 passengers

Cumming, GA

5.0 (12)

Beautiful Searay 35'Cruiser, perfect for the lake

4 - 8 hours Captain optional
Up to 12 passengers

Buford, GA

5.0 (7)

** Luxurious tri toon w/power and extras **

8 hours No captain
Up to 12 passengers

Dawsonville, GA

5.0 (1)

Pontoon for my V R B O home only.

8 hours No captain
Up to 12 passengers

Cumming, GA

5.0 (27)

2017 Sea Ray 19-spx, Full day rentals

8 hours No captain
Up to 6 passengers

Gainesville, GA

5.0 (12)

Ski, Tube, Fish on Lake Lanier...ENJOY!!!

8 hours No captain
Up to 9 passengers

Cumming, GA

0.0 (0)

Wakesurfing and partying on a Nautique G23

3 - 6 hours No captain
Up to 10 passengers

Gainesville, GA

5.0 (4)

Tube, Ski, Fish & FUN!!! Brand New Tritoon

8 hours No captain
Up to 12 passengers

Gainesville, GA

0.0 (0)

Beautiful Sea Ray 340 Cabin Cruiser, Sleeps 4-6

8 hours No captain
Up to 8 passengers

Cumming, GA

0.0 (0)

29’ Searay SLX - Powerboat for Charter on Lake Lan

2 - 8 hours No captain
Up to 10 passengers
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Lake Lanier’s Most Popular Experiences

Besides having ideal fishing conditions, Lake Lanier offers warm, smooth water, which makes it a perfect place to cool off during those hot Georgia summer days. Some popular Lake Lanier boat rental activities are fishing, visiting marinas, and exploring the lake lanier islands.

Fishing
While fishing from your Lake Lanier boat rental, you may end up catching enough fish for a delicious meal on the boat. Lake Lanier is a popular fishing location, where you catch premier Georgia striped bass, as well as lots of other species like catfish, black crappie, walleye, rainbow trout, bluegill, and green sunfish.

Visiting Marinas
There are several resorts and marinas with state-of-the-art amenities, including fuel, restaurants, stores, and full-service maintenance facilities, and watercraft storage options. Dock your boat at the massive Port Royale marina or any marina on a Lake Lanier island and learn all about the many attractions.

Exploring the Lake Lanier Islands
Lake Lanier has multiple Islands for you to visit such as Margaritaville, Three Sisters Island, and other small more secluded ones. Margaritaville, the largest Lake Lanier Island, even has a waterpark for boaters of all ages.

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Lake Lanier’s Best Bodies of Water

Visit Buford Dam Park

Visit Buford Dam Park for beautiful views of the lake as well as for swimming and picnicking. Buford Dam Park offers access to a designated swim beach and the Laurel Ridge Hiking Trail. The park also offers a basketball court, soccer field, playground, and picnic areas.

Have a Cook Out

Dock your boat and rest for a while before cooking up a tasty dinner. There are over 50 State, County, and City parks, and 23 of these provide beaches where you can swim. Most beaches have picnic areas, restrooms, boat ramps, and even playgrounds.

Hit the Many Beaches

Explore the beaches of Lake Lanier. Meet a fellow boater and find out where they are from. You might find many locals who are usually eager to share their knowledge of the best fishing holes in the lake and places to have a sunset cruise.

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Got questions?

Frequently asked questions

How much does it cost to rent a boat at Lake Lanier?

The cost to rent a boat at Lake Lanier for a half-day starts at $140. For a full day on the water prices on average range from $320 and $4,300.

How much does it cost to rent a small yacht?

The cost to rent a small yacht on Lake Lanier starts at $900 for a half-day on the water and $3,000 for a full day with a captain.

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.

Can passengers drink on a boat in Georgia?

If you operate a boat in Georgia while intoxicated, you can face stiff penalties. This can include fines, revoked driver's licenses, and possibly jail time.

How many people can fit on the boat rental?

The number of people who can fit on a rental boat 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 rental boat.

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 yacht 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-chartersHow much does it cost to rent a pontoon boat?

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 watercraft. 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.

What is the deepest point in Lake Lanier?

The deepest part of Lake Lanier is located just north of Buford Dam at 160 feet in depth when the lake is at its full level.

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.

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.

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 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


Top boat rental reviews in Lake Lanier, GA

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  • 5/5 stars

    We had a great time on the Sun Tracker Party Barge we rented from Ross. He was so easy to do business with and very...

    Lorel

    Jun 2021
  • 5/5 stars

    Great experience. Very professional and caring and respectful. Even provided water. Highly recommend

    Dennis

    Jun 2021

  • 100% would rent from again.
    I wasn’t able to meet Ryan but Marianne was extremely accommodating and helpful. Family...

    Tara

    Jun 2021

  • This boat hands down was such a smooth ride and so comfortable with all the bells and whistles. Ryan and Marianne are...

    Marquita

    Jun 2021

  • Absolutely excellent experience! Ryan and Marianne were amazing hosts! They helped us take our things to the boat and...

    Richard

    Jun 2021
  • 5/5 stars

    Great boat and great location. Very easy to get in and out and Marianne and Ryan were super to work with. Would...

    Dan

    Jun 2021
  • 5/5 stars

    Ryan and Mariannes boat was exactly as described but the pictures don’t do any you justice. Marianne and Ryan made...

    Marquita

    Jun 2021
  • 5/5 stars

    Such amazing hosts. The boat was super clean, like new condition, stocked with all the safety essentials and a full...

    Michael

    Jun 2021
  • 5/5 stars

    I don’t even know where to began.... ROSS was more than accommodating & helpful from BEGINNING TO THE END!! Simply...

    Chequita

    Jun 2021

  • We had an absolute blast on this boat yesterday! My family was running late and Marianne and Ryan were very...

    Daniel

    Jun 2021
  • 5/5 stars

    Ross was excellent! So easy going and laid back. When we arrived he had a little welcome package for us. We actually...

    Arthur

    Jun 2021
  • 5/5 stars

    Awesome boat and Ryan and Marianne were awesome... Definitely recommend

    nigel

    Jun 2021

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