Cost To Clean A Boat Hull

Paul Luisi
by Paul
Luisi

Boat hull cleaning costs will vary based on the type of vessel and whether it's a DIY project or a professional hull cleaning service completing the clean.

The costs to clean a boat hull are: 

Boat Type DIY Cost Professional Cost
Yacht $70 $200 - $300
Speedboat $40 $100 - $150
Fishing Boat $80 $300 - $500
Motorboat $50 $150 - $250
Houseboat $65 $180 - $250
Pontoon $40 $100 - $200
Sailboat $50 $160 - $300
Catamaran $70 $200- $255
Deck Boat $40 $100- $150

The diy hull cleaning costs are the total prices for all the cleaning products needed.

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

Yacht Hull Cleaning Cost

The average cost of cleaning a yacht hull is: 

  • Small Yachts: $70
  • Large Yachts: $150 - $200
  • Super Yachts: $300 - $500

Yacht hull cleaning cost will vary based on the size of the yacht and the condition of the hull.

Popular Yacht Brands Hull Cleaning Prices

The average hull cleaning prices for popular yacht brands are:

  1. Sunseeker: $500
  2. Benetti: $300
  3. San Lorenzo: $280
Summary
Yacht hull cleaning costs range from $70 for small yachts to over $500 for super yachts.

Motorboat Hull Cleaning Cost

The average cost of cleaning a motorboat hull is: 

  • Small Motorboat: $50 - $100
  • Large Motorboat: $100 - $250

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

Popular Motorboat Brands Hull Cleaning Prices

The average hull cleaning costs of popular motorboat brands is: 

  1. Sea Ray: $70
  2. Azimut: $250
  3. Regal: $55
  4. Beneteau: $150
Summary
Motorboat hull cleaning prices range from $50 for smaller motorboats to over $250 for larger motorboats.

Pontoon Hull Cleaning Cost

The average cost of cleaning a pontoon hull is: 

  • Small Pontoon: $40-$90
  • Large Pontoon: $100- $200

Pontoon hull cleaning cost will vary based on the size and condition of the hull.

Popular Pontoon Brands Hull Cleaning Prices

The average hull cleaning costs of popular pontoon brands is: 

  1. Bennington: $55
  2. Bentley: $85
  3. Sun Tracker: $120
  4. Avalon: $100
  5. Manitou: $150
  6. Godfrey: $85
Summary
Pontoon hull cleaning costs range from $40 for smaller pontoons to over $200 for larger pontoons.

Fishing Boat Hull Cleaning Cost

The average cost the clean a fishing boat's hull is: 

  • Small Fishing Boat: $80 -$150
  • Large Fishing Boat: $300 - $500

Fishing boat hull cleaning cost varies based on size and condition of the hull.

Popular Fishing Boat Brands Hull Cleaning Cost

The average hull cleaning cost of popular fishing boat brands is: 

  1. Century Center Console: $80
  2. Sport Fisherman: $185
  3. Jarvis Newman Trawler: $220
Summary
Fishing boat hull cleaning costs range from $80 for smaller center consoles to over $500 for larger fishing trawlers.

Sailboat Hull Cleaning Cost

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

  • Small Sailboat: $50 -$100
  • Large Sailboat: $150- $300

Popular Sailboat Brands Hull Cleaning Cost

The average hull cleaning cost of popular sailboat brands is: 

  1. Catalina: $150
  2. Island Packet: $150
  3. Beneteau Oceanis: $250
Summary
The cost of cleaning a sailboat hull ranges from $50 for small sailboats to over $300 for large sailing boats.

Houseboat Hull Cleaning Cost

The average cost of cleaning a houseboat's hull is:

  • Small Houseboat: $65 -$150
  • Large Houseboat: $180 - $280

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

Popular Houseboat Brands Hull Cleaning Costs

The average hull cleaning cost of popular houseboat brands is: 

  1. Fun Country: $150
  2. Harbor Master: $200
Summary
The cost to clean a houseboat's hull will range from $65 for smaller houseboats to over $250 for larger houseboats.

Catamaran Hull Cleaning Cost

The cost of cleaning a catamaran hull is: 

  • Small Catamaran: $70
  • Large Catamaran: $200 - $255

Popular Catamaran Brand Hull Cleaning Cost

The average hull cleaning cost of popular catamaran brands is: 

  1. Robertson & Caine Leopard: $200
  2. Fountaine Pajot: $255
  3. Norman Cross Trimaran: $210
  4. Lagoon 39: $180
  5. Rodriguez PowerCat: $255
Summary
The cost of cleaning a catamaran hull ranges from $70 for smaller catamarans to over $255 for larger catamarans.

Speedboat Hull Cleaning Cost

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

  • Small Speedboat: $40- $85
  • Large Speedboat: $90 - $150

Speed boat hull cleaning costs will vary based on size and condition of the hull. The larger power boat hulls tend to be more expensive to clean.

Popular Speedboat Brands Hull Cleaning Prices

  1. Yamaha 25: $45
  2. Tahoe: $65
  3. Monterey: $110
Summary
Speedboat hull cleaning costs vary from $40 for smaller speed boats to over $150 for larger speedboats.

Deck Boat Hull Cleaning Cost

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

  • Small Deck Boat: $40 -$90
  • Large Deck Boat: $100 - $150

Popular Deck Boat Brands Hull Cleaning Cost

The average hull cleaning cost of popular deck boat brands is: 

  1. Four Winns: $100
  2. Bayliner: $85
  3. Hurricane Boats: $75
Summary
Deck boat hull cleaning costs range from $40 for smaller deck boats to over $150 for larger deck boats.

The Bottom Line

These costs are based on average prices of hull cleaning.

For diy hull cleaning, the main expenses are the hull cleaning products needed.

For professional services, the main expense is hiring the company to come and do the work.