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How to rent a boat?

1

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!


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Rent a J Boats Inc cruiser racer in Emeryville, CA near me
$595+

Emeryville, CA

5.0 (46)

Fast and fun sailing, SF Bay and coastal waters!

4 - 8 hours Captained
Up to 6 passengers
Rent a Other ski and wakeboard in Spanish Fork, UT near me
Icon $500+

Spanish Fork, UT

5.0 (3)

More smiles per gallon than any other boat!

8 hours No captain
Up to 12 passengers
Rent a Chaparral Boats ski and wakeboard in Spanish Fork, UT near me
Icon $450+

Spanish Fork, UT

5.0 (4)

Awesome surf boat!

8 hours No captain
Up to 12 passengers
Rent a Carver Yachts motor yacht in Fort Lauderdale, FL near me
$730+

Fort Lauderdale, FL

0.0 (0)

38 ft carver yacht 2 bed 1 bath kitchen,salon

2 - 8 hours Captained
Up to 12 passengers
Rent a SunCatcher/G3 Boats pontoon in Belton, TX near me
$449+

Belton, TX

5.0 (7)

26’ Suncatcher G3 Family Friendly ‘Toon/BeltonLake

4 - 8 hours No captain
Up to 12 passengers
Rent a TAHOE BY TRACKER MARINE bow rider in Delray Beach, FL near me
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Delray Beach, FL

5.0 (5)

Cruise and relax with this 2020 Tahoe T16

3 - 8 hours No captain
Up to 6 passengers
Rent a SUN TRACKER BY TRACKER MARINE pontoon in Rockwall, TX near me
$325+

Rockwall, TX

5.0 (9)

2019 Suntracker Fishing Barge 20DLX **90 HP MERC**

3 - 8 hours No captain
Up to 10 passengers
Rent a NAUTICSTAR BOATS cruiser in Miami, FL near me
$799+

Miami, FL

0.0 (0)

Unforgettable boat tour in Miami with a captain

4 - 8 hours Captained
Up to 8 passengers
Rent a YAMAHA jet boat in Sacramento, CA near me
Icon $600+

Sacramento, CA

5.0 (3)

2021 Yamaha Jet Boat - Seats 8* - Can deliver!

4 - 8 hours No captain
Up to 8 passengers
Rent a Other ski and wakeboard in Bumpass, VA near me
Icon $375+

Bumpass, VA

4.9 (74)

350 HP Centurion Cyclone V-Drive Wake board boat!

4 - 8 hours No captain
Up to 10 passengers
Rent a Berkshire Pontoons pontoon in Canyon Lake, TX near me
$460+

Canyon Lake, TX

5.0 (25)

Luxury pontoon that seats 11!

4 - 8 hours No captain
Up to 11 passengers
Rent a Mercury motor yacht in Miami Beach, FL near me
$1,440+

Miami Beach, FL

0.0 (0)

Meridian 40’ Flybridge Luxury Yacht

4 - 8 hours Captained
Up to 12 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.

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.

Top boat rentals reviews

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  • 5/5 stars

    Scott is just great, Thank you for such a great time in the water. My family had a so much fun! Definitely booking...

    LAURA

    Sep 2021
  • 5/5 stars

    We originally booked with another boat owner and they stood us up. But honestly we are glad that happened, because...

    Lance

    Sep 2021

  • Awesome time. Boat is perfect for wakeboarding and tubing. We've rented from John a few times and can't wait to go...

    Jessica

    Sep 2021

  • John came to our rescue when another reservation fell through. He is extremely knowledgeable and well connected. We...

    Brooke

    Sep 2021

  • Louis was easy to work with! Quick to respond to messages, had the boat in the water and ready before we arrived. The...

    Kristen

    Sep 2021

  • Louis was great! We wanted the boat sooner than it showed available online and he made it happen! Check in and out...

    Georgia

    Sep 2021

  • Greg

    Sep 2021

  • Such a great boat and such a great host. Was prompt, made it super easy, and communicated well. Defo would rent again!

    Xavier

    Sep 2021

  • Louis was a pleasure to work with. The Boat was awesome and the family really enjoyed the experience on the lake....

    Andrew

    Sep 2021
  • 5/5 stars

    Awesome boat , very family friendly boat , had all accessories on board like a tube , knee board , etc… Scott...

    neelesh

    Sep 2021
  • 5/5 stars

    We had the best experience renting this awesome boat from Sandra and Scott! We can't wait to come back and do it...

    Karla

    Sep 2021
  • 5/5 stars

    The boat was perfect. Conner and Noah were great with going over the boat and helping us with our coolers for the...

    Todd

    Sep 2021



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