Rent the best Oakland sailboat rentals of 2022

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Top Oakland sailboat rentals

Rent a Beneteau USA cruiser in Oakland, CA near me
$230+ /hour

Oakland, CA

5.0 (5 bookings)

Luxury Afternoon & Evening Sailboat Charters

2 hours Captained
Up to 6 passengers
Rent a Islander cruiser in Berkeley, CA near me
$113+ /hour

Berkeley, CA

5.0 (6 bookings)

Islander 36 Island Tour

2 - 8 hours Captained
Up to 6 passengers
Rent a Catalina sloop in Alameda, CA near me
$100+ /hour

Alameda, CA

5.0 (3 bookings)

Interactive sailboat charters

2 - 6 hours Captained
Up to 4 passengers
Rent a Pearson cruiser racer in Alameda, CA near me
$100+ /hour

Alameda, CA

S/Y Beatriz 26’

2 - 8 hours No captain
Up to 5 passengers
Rent a Lagoon catamaran in Oakland, CA near me
$243+ /hour

Oakland, CA

5.0 (12 bookings)

Smooth & Stable on the Most Popular Catamaran Ever

4 - 8 hours Captained
Up to 10 passengers
Rent a Islander cruiser racer in Alameda, CA near me
$75+ /hour

Alameda, CA

5.0 (208 bookings)

Islander 36' / Luna Sea

2 - 8 hours No captain
Up to 8 passengers
Rent a Hunter sloop in Oakland, CA near me
$72+ /hour

Oakland, CA

5.0 (1 booking)

Nancy II is a Fun boat to sail

4 - 8 hours Captain optional
Up to 6 passengers
Rent a Hunter cruiser in Oakland, CA near me
$162+ /hour

Oakland, CA

Sail the Bay from Oakland's Jack London Square

4 - 8 hours Captained
Up to 6 passengers
Rent a Cal cruiser in Berkeley, CA near me
$63+ /hour

Berkeley, CA

Anyone can sail this simple, fast Cal 24

2 - 8 hours Captain optional
Up to 5 passengers

How to rent a sailboat in Oakland?

1

Find the perfect boat

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2

Select a captain

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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.

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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 sailboat rentals reviews in Oakland, CA

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  • 5/5 stars

    Second time renting Luna Sea and it was a ton of fun! Thanks Dan for another great day on the bay!

    David

    Aug 2022

  • Great experience

    Sangram

    Aug 2022
  • 5/5 stars

    It was a great experience sailing with Captain Brad. Would definitely recommend renting with him!

    George

    Jul 2022
  • 5/5 stars

    We had a great time on-board! Super friendly captain and crew and great views of the bay.

    Marci

    Jul 2022
  • 5/5 stars

    We had an excellent time with Barry and crew! Super informative and incredibly kind and accommodating. The perfect...

    Kevin

    Jul 2022
  • 5/5 stars

    Bradford was excellent and very accommodating. It was my first time on the water and he told us wonderful stories and...

    Chioma

    Jul 2022
  • 5/5 stars

    Barry was so responsive and accommodating. And the boat was perfect space for our group of 7! Would highly recommend...

    Cheryl

    Jul 2022
  • 5/5 stars

    Had a great time with Barry! sailed to the north end of angel island, anchored up to enjoy oysters on the grill and...

    Ed

    Jul 2022
  • 5/5 stars

    S/K was super comfortable and fun to sail with! Even our goldendoodle puppy was comfy!

    Arzen Joy

    Jun 2022
  • 5/5 stars

    5 stars feedback for the skipper. The boat is conditionally clean ...everything went as planned. The trip was...

    Ted

    Jun 2022
  • 5/5 stars

    Everything was perfect. Charlie is very knowlegable and knew right where to go and how to get there.

    Don

    Jun 2022
  • 5/5 stars

    Barry and his mate, Brenden, were wonderful! Have a great time sailing around the bay. Lovely boat and lovely evening.

    Nisha

    May 2022

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