All operators are required to have experience relevant to the area, and conditions they will be operating in.
Proof of N.A.S.B.L.A. or equivalent boater’s safety course. If you are born after Jan 1, 1988 – you are required to have a safe boater’s certificate. You can get this online FREE at BoatUs org or we can administer a pass/fail test for a Florida temporary boater’s license good for one year for $3 when you come to rent the boat. Allow a half hour or come a day before to complete the test. If you were born before Jan 1, 1988 – you need an ID and all drivers must have some prior boat operating experience.
Valid I.D. – State or Federally issued
Deck boat for rent in the Punta Gorda area. Delivery in all of Florida West Coast. Multiple day rentals available.
Free cancellation up to 5 days from trip start and 50% refund for cancellations within 2-5 days from trip start. Cancellations within 2 days of trip start date are non-refundable.
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If requested, the owner can provide a list of available captains for bareboat charter or the renter can use their own qualified captain. If the boat is being time chartered, the owner will provide the Captain.