Cost To Rent A Boat Per Day

Boat Rental Costs
Paul Luisi
by Paul
Luisi

The cost to rent a boat per day will vary from $350 for smaller boats to over $30,000 for super yachts and larger vessels.

Rental prices fluctuate based on location and time of year.

Here's a breakdown of the different daily rental prices to pay: 

Boat Type Rental Price Range
Yacht $4,000 - $7,000
Speedboat $350 - $800
Fishing Boat $400 - $1,400
Houseboat $200 - $2,000
Pontoon $350 - $700
Sailboat $450 - $1,500
Catamaran $600 - $3,500
Motorboat $550 - $2,000


Cost To Rent A Yacht

The prices to charter a yacht for a day are as follows: 

  • Small Yachts: $4,000 - $7,000
  • Large Yachts: $7,000 - $15,000
  • Super Yachts: $30,000+

Yacht rental prices will vary based on location and time of year.

Popular Yacht Brands Rental Prices

The average rental prices per day for popular yacht brands are:

  1. Sunseeker: $33,000
  2. Benetti: $40,000
  3. San Lorenzo: $22,000

These yacht brands rental prices fluctuate throughout the year.

Summer is typically the most expensive time with winter being the cheapest.

Summary
Yacht rental prices range from $4,000 to over $30,000+. Yachts can usually only be chartered with a crew which adds to the costs.

Cost To Rent A Motorboat

The prices to rent a motorboat for a day range: 

  • Small Motorboat: $550 - $800
  • Large Motorboat: $550 - $1,300

The condition of the motorboat and the size of the vessel will cause the biggest differences in rental prices.

Popular Motorboat Brands Rental Prices

The average daily rental prices of popular motorboat brands are: 

  1. Sea Ray: $1,000
  2. Azimut: $2,000
  3. Regal: $1,300
  4. Beneteau: $1,800
Summary
The price to rent a motorboat ranges between $550 on the lower end to over $2,000 per day on the higher end.

Cost To Rent A Pontoon

The average daily prices to rent a pontoon are:

  • Small Pontoon: $350 - $600
  • Large Pontoon: $550 - $700

Pontoon boat rental prices are at their highest in July and lowest in January.

Popular Pontoon Brands Rental Prices

The average daily rental price of popular pontoon brands is: 

  1. Bennington: $700
  2. Bentley: $500
  3. Sun Tracker: $400
  4. Avalon: $650
  5. Manitou: $600
  6. Godfrey: $500
Summary
Pontoon boat rental prices range from $350 - $700 per day. The highest prices to rent these boats are in July with the cheapest prices in January.

Cost To Rent A Fishing Boat

The average daily prices to rent a fishing boat are: 

  • Small Fishing Boat: $400 -$900
  • Large Fishing Boat: $700 - $1,400

Fishing boat rental prices fluctuate throughout the year with the highest prices during the more popular times of summer fishing months.

Popular Fishing Boat Brands Rental Prices

The average daily rental price of popular fishing boat brands is: 

  1. Century Center Console: $400
  2. Sport Fisherman: $1,300
  3. Jarvis Newman Trawler: $1,400
Summary
Fishing boat rental prices range from $400 to $1,400 per day. The center console is the most popular boat for fishing.

Cost To Rent A Sailboat

The average daily rental prices of sailboats is: 

  • Small Sailboat: $450 -$1,000
  • Large Sailboat: $600 - $1,500

Sailboat rental prices do not fluctuate much throughout the year.

Popular Sailboat Brands Rental Prices

The average daily rental price of popular sailboat brands is: 

  1. Catalina: $550
  2. Island Packet: $1,150
  3. Beneteau Oceanis: $1,400
Summary
The daily price to rent a sailboat ranges from $450 to $1,500.

Cost To Rent A Houseboat

The average daily rental prices of houseboats is: 

  • Small Houseboat: $200 -$1,100
  • Large Houseboat: $600 - $2,000

Houseboat rental prices are the highest during the summer months.

Popular Houseboat Brands Rental Prices

The average daily rental price of popular houseboat brands is: 

  1. Fun Country: $400
  2. Harbor Master: $480
  3. Campi 400: $600
Summary
The daily price to rent a houseboat ranges from $200 to $2,000. The most expensive prices for renting a houseboat are in the summer.

Cost To Rent A Catamaran

The average daily rental prices of a catamaran is: 

  • Small Catamaran: $600 -$900
  • Large Catamaran: $700 - $3,500

Catamaran rental prices are the most expensive in the summer months.

Popular Catamaran Brands Rental Prices

  1. Robertson & Caine Leopard: $1,400
  2. Fountaine Pajot: $1, 500
  3. Norman Cross Trimaran: $899
  4. Lagoon 39: $1,000
  5. Rodriguez PowerCat: $3,500
Summary
The daily price to rent a catamaran ranges from $600 to $3,500.

Cost To Rent A Speedboat

The average daily rental prices of a speedboat is: 

  • Small Speedboat: $250-$550
  • Large Speedboat: $400 - $800

Speedboat rental prices are the most expensive in the summer months.

Popular Speedboat Brands Rental Prices

  1. Yamaha 25: $600
  2. Tahoe: $250
  3. Bayliner: $500
  4. Monterey: $700
  5. Hurricane Boats: $560
Summary
The daily price to rent a speedboat ranges from $250 to $800.

The Bottom Line

The boat rental prices will change based on time of year and location.

Newer model boats are more expensive than older models.

These rental prices were complied from pebbel, a boat rental website.