Rent the best Manatee County boat rentals of 2024

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Top Manatee County Boat Rentals and Yacht Charters

Rent a ENCORE BENTLEY cruiser in Apollo Beach, FL near me
Icon $81+ /hour

Apollo Beach, FL

5.0 (22 bookings)

Bentley Luxury Tritoon

4 - 8 hours Captain optional
Up to 10 passengers
Rent a STARCRAFT MARINE pontoon in Bradenton Beach, FL near me
Icon $70+ /hour

Bradenton Beach, FL

5.0 (17 bookings)

Super Comfy 22’ Pontoon In Bradenton / fuel Included!

4 - 8 hours No captain
Up to 10 passengers
Rent a AVALON PONTOONS pontoon in Ellenton, FL near me
Icon $77+ /hour

Ellenton, FL

5.0 (5 bookings)

Fantastic Voyage

4 - 8 hours Captain optional
Up to 12 passengers
Rent a Tahoe By Tracker Marine bow rider in Ruskin, FL near me
$68+ /hour

Ruskin, FL

NEW! 2024 Tahoe Bowrider - Fuel Included in price!

4 - 8 hours Captain optional
Up to 9 passengers
Rent a BENTLEY PONTOONS pontoon in Sarasota, FL near me
$72+ /hour

Sarasota, FL

5.0 (91 bookings)

Enjoy Bentley Pontoon in Sarasota, FL!

4 - 8 hours Captain optional
Up to 12 passengers
Rent a YAMAHA jet boat in Sarasota, FL near me
Icon $58+ /hour

Sarasota, FL

5.0 (95 bookings)

Beautifull deck boat to enjoy Sarasota bay with friends and family.

4 - 8 hours Captain optional
Up to 8 passengers
Rent a BENNINGTON MARINE aluminum fishing in Holmes Beach, FL near me
$72+ /hour

Holmes Beach, FL

4.5 (28 bookings)

Bennington Tritoon- Fishing Option- Holmes Beach

2 - 8 hours No captain
Up to 12 passengers
Rent a Lexington pontoon in Osprey, FL near me
Icon $56+ /hour

Osprey, FL

2020 Sweetwater 22’

2 - 8 hours No captain
Up to 12 passengers
Rent a Hurricane Boats other in Sarasota, FL near me
$119+ /hour

Sarasota, FL

5.0 (40 bookings)

Beach Bum

2 - 8 hours Captained
Up to 6 passengers
Rent a Wellcraft center console in Bradenton, FL near me
Icon $54+ /hour

Bradenton, FL

5.0 (8 bookings)

Fishing & Island hopping dream!

4 - 8 hours No captain
Up to 6 passengers
Rent a Chaparral Boats deck boat in Sarasota, FL near me
$53+ /hour

Sarasota, FL

5.0 (87 bookings)

8 adult —21’ Ski Boat

4 - 8 hours No captain
Up to 8 passengers
Rent a Key West center console in Bradenton, FL near me
$63+ /hour

Bradenton, FL

2023 key west 219fs

6 - 8 hours Captain optional
Up to 9 passengers
Rent a Lexington pontoon in Sarasota, FL near me
$56+ /hour

Sarasota, FL

5.0 (97 bookings)

2022 Lexington 24' Luxury Pontoon in Sarasota

8 hours No captain
Up to 11 passengers
Rent a SEA CHASER BY CAROLINA SKIFF center console in Apollo Beach, FL near me
Icon $69+ /hour

Apollo Beach, FL

5.0 (12 bookings)

Agua Therapy Charter on 24' Sea Chaser

4 - 8 hours Captain optional
Up to 6 passengers
Rent a YAMAHA bow rider in Sarasota, FL near me
$100+ /hour

Sarasota, FL

5.0 (13 bookings)

Yamaha SX210 Bow Rider Twin Jet Engine Boat

2 - 8 hours Captained
Up to 6 passengers
Rent a AQUILA POWER CATAMARANS motor yacht in Sarasota, FL near me
$662+ /hour

Sarasota, FL

The 50’ x 22’ Three story Memory Maker!!

4 - 8 hours Captained
Up to 12 passengers
Rent a BAYLINER deck boat in Bradenton, FL near me
Icon $63+ /hour

Bradenton, FL

5.0 (24 bookings)

Huge Deck/Pontoon!

8 hours No captain
Up to 12 passengers
Rent a BAYLINER center console in Holmes Beach, FL near me
$76+ /hour

Holmes Beach, FL

5.0 (27 bookings)

2022 Trophy T22 CX 23' Center Console

4 - 8 hours No captain
Up to 10 passengers

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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.

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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.

Top boat rentals reviews in Manatee County, FL

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  • Kimberly

    May 2024

  • Robert was very helpful! We had a great day on his boat!

    Kristy

    May 2024

  • Service was perfect, boat had everything, we added the floating pad, .ade for a great day on the water!!! We will...

    Andrew

    May 2024

  • Great condition, easy drive, fun times!

    Sarah

    May 2024

  • Adam’s pontoon was perfect! We had a range of ages from infant, toddlers, young and middle adults and Senior ...

    Laura

    May 2024

  • I would definitely rent from again
    They were great to deal with

    Daniel

    May 2024

  • Karel was early and had the boat ready quickly. Great boat very clean and well stocked with safety gear and a few fun...

    John

    May 2024
  • 5/5 stars

    Tobey was very accommodating and knowledgeable about the area. We had a great day out on the water. Highly...

    CHRISTINA

    May 2024

  • Everything went great. Karel was right on time and the boat was fantastic. Definitely recommend booking with him.

    Michael

    May 2024

  • My time on the water was amazing! The boat was very clean and tidy. The host was very quick to respond and friendly....

    Alexander

    May 2024

  • Cynthia and her colleague were professional and welcoming. The boat was in great shape. Would rent again. Five Stars!

    jeffrey

    May 2024
  • 5/5 stars

    What a great day! Tobey was wonderful to work with and a joy to hang out with all day!

    Stacey

    May 2024

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