How Much Does It Cost
To Detail A Boat?

Paul Luisi
by Paul
Luisi

Boat detailing prices will vary based on the type, condition and size of the vessel.

The cost of detailing a boat is:

Boat Type DIY Cost Professional Cost
Yacht $300 $800 - $1,500+
Speedboat $150 $200 - $300
Fishing Boat $200 $300 - $550
Motorboat $200 $300 - $500
Houseboat $250 $300 - $450
Pontoon $100 $200 - $350
Sailboat $200 $300 - $500
Catamaran $250 $350- $550
Deck Boat $150 $200- $400

The diy cleaning costs are the total prices for all the cleaning products needed to clean both the interior and exterior of the boat.

The professional service costs are the total costs for having a detailing company do the entire clean.

Typically, larger boats cost more to clean.

The average cost to detail a boat per foot ranges from $10 to over $50, depending on the condition and size.

Yacht Detailing Cost

The cost of detailing a yacht is: 

  • Small Yachts: $300 - $400
  • Large Yachts: $500 - $800
  • Super Yachts: $1,000- $1,500 +

Yacht detailing prices vary based on the condition and size of the yacht.

Popular Yacht Brands Detailing Prices

The average detailing costs for popular yacht brands is:

  1. Sunseeker: $1,500 +
  2. Benetti: $1,200 +
  3. San Lorenzo: $1,300 +
Summary
The prices of detailing a yacht will range from $150 for smaller yachts to over $1,500 for super yachts.

Motorboat Detailing Cost

The average cost of cleaning a motorboat is: 

  • Small Motorboat: $200 - $280
  • Large Motorboat: $300 - $500

Motorboat cleaning prices will vary based on the size and the condition of the vessel.

Popular Motorboat Brands Cleaning Prices

The average detailing costs of popular motorboat brands is: 

  1. Sea Ray: $200
  2. Azimut: $450
  3. Regal: $250
Summary
The prices to detail a motorboat will vary from $200 for small motorboats to over $500 for larger motorboats.

Pontoon Detailing Cost

The average cost of detailing a pontoon is: 

  • Small Pontoon: $100
  • Large Pontoon: $200 - $300+

Pontoon cleaning costs will vary based on the size and condition of the boat.

Popular Pontoon Brands Cleaning Prices

The average detailing costs of popular pontoon brands is: 

  1. Bennington: $100
  2. Bentley: $120
  3. Sun Tracker: $200
  4. Avalon: $250
  5. Manitou: $250
  6. Godfrey: $180
Summary
The cost of detailing a pontoon ranges from $100 for small pontoons to over $350 for larger pontoons.

Fishing Boat Detailing Cost

The average cost to clean a fishing boat is: 

  • Small Fishing Boat: $200
  • Large Fishing Boat: $400 - $550

Fishing boat cleaning cost varies based on size and condition.

Popular Fishing Boat Brands Cleaning Prices

The average cost to detail popular fishing boat brands is: 

  1. Century Center Console: $200
  2. Sport Fisherman: $400
  3. Jarvis Newman Trawler: $550
Summary
The cost to detail a fishing boat range from $200 for smaller center consoles to over $550 for trawlers.

Sailboat Detailing Cost

The average cost of detailing a sailing boat is: 

  • Small Sailboat: $200
  • Large Sailboat: $400 - $500

Popular Sailboat Brands Cleaning Cost

The average cost of detailing popular sailboat brands is: 

  1. Catalina: $300
  2. Island Packet: $350
  3. Beneteau Oceanis: $400
Summary
The cost of detailing a sailboat ranges from $200 for small sailboats to over $500 for large sailing boats.

Houseboat Detailing Cost

The average cost of detailing a houseboat is: 

  • Small Houseboat: $250
  • Large Houseboat: $300 - $450

Houseboat detailing prices will vary based on the size and condition of the hull.

Popular Houseboat Brands Cleaning Costs

The average detailing costs of popular houseboat brands is: 

  1. Fun Country: $250
  2. Harbor Master: $350
Summary
The cost to detail a houseboat varies from $250 for smaller houseboats to over $450 for larger houseboats.

Catamaran Detailing Cost

The cost of detailing a catamaran is: 

  • Small Catamaran: $250
  • Large Catamaran: $350 - $550

Popular Catamaran Brand Cleaning Cost

The average cleaning cost of popular catamaran brands is: 

  1. Robertson & Caine Leopard: $400
  2. Fountaine Pajot: $550
  3. Norman Cross Trimaran: $550
  4. Lagoon 39: $500
  5. Rodriguez PowerCat: $255
Summary
The cost of cleaning a catamaran ranges from $250 for smaller catamarans to over $550 for larger catamarans.

Speedboat Detailing Cost

The average cost to detail a speed boat is:

  • Small Speedboat: $150
  • Large Speedboat: $200- $350

Speedboat cleaning costs vary based on the size and condition of the vessel.

Popular Speedboat Brands Cleaning Prices

  1. Yamaha 25: $155
  2. Tahoe: $200
  3. Monterey: $300
Summary
The cost to detail a speedboat is $150 for smaller speedboats to over $300 for larger speedboats.

Deck Boat Hull Cleaning Cost

The average cost of cleaning a deck boat's hull is:

  • Small Deck Boat: $150
  • Large Deck Boat: $200 - $400

Popular Deck Boat Brands Cleaning Cost

The average cleaning cost of popular deck boat brands is: 

  1. Four Winns: $250
  2. Bayliner: $300
  3. Hurricane Boats: $250
Summary
The price to detail a deck boat range from $150 for smaller deck boats to over $400 for larger deck boats.

Takeaway

The boat detailing prices listed include the costs of all the cleaning products required to clean a boat interior and exterior.

These prices are a good guide as to what you should pay to detail your boat.

The cleaning product costs breakdown: hull cleaner costs, deck cleaner costs, boat seat cleaner costs, boat engine cleaner costs, boat fuel tank cleaner costs, boat canvas cleaner costs, boat carpet cleaner costs and boat polish.