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Top Boat Rentals in Chicago

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Sailboat Chicago
Sailboat • 6 Passengers • Captained
Chicago, Illinois, United States
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$452
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Pontoon Boat Chicago
Partyboat •20 Passengers • Captained
Chicago, Illinois, United States
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$1,450
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Motorboat Chicago
Motorboat • 12 Passengers • Captained
Chicago, Illinois, United States
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$2,100
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Sailboat Chicago 1
Sailboat • 6 Passengers • Captained
Chicago, Illinois, United States

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$1,560
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Yacht Chicago
Yacht •12 Passengers • Captained
Chicago, Illinois, United States
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$2,660
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SuperYacht Chicago
Yacht •12 Passengers • Captained
Chicago, Illinois, United States
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$3,500
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Partyboat Chicago
PartyBoat •20 Passengers • Captained
Chicago, Illinois, United States


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$1,450
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Super Yacht Chicago 1
PartyBoat •175 Passengers • Captained
Chicago, Illinois, United States
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$7,000
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Custom Boat Chicago
CustomBoat •200 Passengers • Captained
Chicago, Illinois, United States
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$12,980
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Party Boat Chicago 3
PartyBoat •600 Passengers • Captained
Chicago, Illinois, United States


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$31,740
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Motorboat Chicago 4
PartyBoat •749 Passengers • Captained
Chicago, Illinois, United States
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$41,121
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PartyBoat Chicago 5
PartyBoat •600 Passengers • Captained
Chicago, Illinois, United States
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$31,740
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Choose from 14 different boats from 12 providers and enjoy a boat rental with or without a captain for as little as $452. Browse for your favorite vessel and book now

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PartyBoat •110 Passengers • Captained
Chicago, Illinois, United States
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$1,500
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Catamaran Chicago 2
Catamaran •8 Passengers • Captained
Chicago, Illinois, United States
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$1,200
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The Weather in Chicago

The above graph shows the climate throughout the year in Chicago. January is the coolest month with the hottest month in July.

Boat options in Chicago

In Chicago, 58% of the boat rentals are party boats. Other popular boat rentals include Yacht rentals and sailboat rentals. The average price of boat charters is $1,455 per day.

Find your favorite Chicago Boat Rental and have a Great day boating on the waters of Illinios

Whether you want to host a corporate event, enjoy a day on the waters in a super yacht or want a watercraft that's more budget friendly, there are plenty of options available. Explore the shore of Lake Michigan and the beautiful skyline from a boat now.

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WHEN IS THE BEST TIME TO GO BOATING IN CHICAGO?

Best Times to Go Boating in Chicago

The weather is very cool in the winter and warm in the summer. The best time for boating trips are in the warmer spring and summer months when you can explore the waters without freezing yourself.

If you enjoy fishing, the winter months are a great time to unwind with a rod and catch some awesome fish.

WHAT ARE THE BEST BOATING SPOTS IN CHICAGO? 

Things to do by boat in Chicago

Boat Architecture Exploration Tours

This is exactly what it sounds like. A boat tour exploring Chicago's wonderful architecture and skyline.

River Boat Tour

Charter a boat on the rivers of Chicago and get a more intimate look at the city.

Lake Michigan Beaches

If you are renting a boat in the summer, it might be worth renting from Lake Michigan and checking out the lake beaches.

Navy Pier

This wonderful Pier is located on the shoreline of Lake Michigan. There are plenty of people around this area as it has a lot of shops, parks and restaurants.

Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago

The wonderful building is worth checking out on your next boating trip with it's beautiful designed building.

Playpen Chicago

Playpen is a boating enclave near Ohio Street Beach where many boaters gather to socialize and enjoy the waters.

Popular among the younger generation, it hosts a large boat party once a year where 1000's of people gather to party onboard their boats. If you enjoy a spring break type vibe, this is your spot. Once a year, there is a popular party called the Chicago Scene Boat Party which occurs every July.

HOW MUCH DOES IT COST TO RENT A BOAT IN CHICAGO?

Cost to rent a boat in Chicago

The average price to rent a boat in Chicago is $1,455 per day. You can also charter boats in groups and this results in much cheaper costs per person.

WHAT WATER ACTIVITIES CAN YOU DO IN CHICAGO?

Fun Water Activities in Chicago

There are lots of fun things to do in the shores and waters of Chicago. Some of the most popular include swimming, snorkeling, scuba diving and water skiing.

You can also get a jet ski rental and move fast through the water or find a fishing boat rental and head out fishing with friends and family. Alternatively, you can get a pontoon rental and explore the Playpen with friends if you enjoy the party lifestyle.