Lake Como, also known as Lario, is the third largest Italian lake, next to Garda and Maggiore. Spanning about 47 km (29 mi) long and up to 4 km (2.5 mi) wide, the lake’s distinctive inverted Y shape flows through the towns of Colico, Como, Lecco, Bellagio, Menaggio, and Lierna. Nestled at the foot of the Alps, Lake Como is undoubtedly one of world’s most picturesque landscape, boasting crystal-clear waters, charming villas, fascinating gardens, and nature walks for a little relaxation that will leave anyone in awe. You can also visit its Education Silk Museum, embark on an arts and culture tours, and explore historic buildings and sacred sites. You might be interested in traversing the lakes to fully enjoy this beautiful place. Read on for our suggestions if you want to rent a boat in Lake Como, Italy.
Docked in Colico, in an exclusive marina of Lake Como, just within 9 km (5.5 mi) of Piona Abbey, Boat & Breakfast Cheyenne gives nature lovers the best view of the lake. This charming houseboat features three cabins with basic wooden furnishings, bed linens, and towels. It has a private bathroom, a fully functional kitchen and dining area, living and entertainment space, a sun terrace, and free WiFi. Fall madly in love with the exotic beauty of Lake Como! A delightful experience awaits you because aside from having the entire space for yourself and your travelling party, you’ll also get to enjoy a scrumptious Italian breakfast buffet with fresh breads and juices each morning. The harbor is very close to the city center and has some best tasting gelato you can indulge in!
Colico, Lombardia, Italy
11.68 km (7.3 mi) from Orrido di BellanoSuperhost
Top guest reviewsand the breakfasts nicole brought were delicious
Host:amazing experience and great hostnicole is an amazing host and so welcomingshe is a great host we wish her the best with renting the boatnicole is a fantastic hostnicole is a great host super responsive and friendly and lake como is as beautifull as they sayRead more reviewssuper location and a good alternative to a hotela unique place to spend your holidaysgreat yacht perfect location in colicothe location is amazing in colico and the parking is goodwe stayed with 3 kids and they really loved the location and facilities
Deck boats for rent
Deck boats are created with a V-shaped hull which enables the boat to cut through smaller bodies of water at a high speed more quickly. They have spacious open deck spaces, are typically easier to maneuver, and are mostly used for lake fishing and water skiing. Listed below are some of the deck boat rental options in Lake Como.
2. Comfortable and stylish deck boat in Lombardia
Set against the foothills of the Alps, surrounded by lush of greeneries and colorful villages, with its mesmerizing deep blue green water, there’s no denying that Lake Como is one of the most picturesque sites in Italy. For as little as 83 EUR (91 USD) per hour, see the lake at your own pace and admire its stunning views aboard this AS 570 Open Deck Boat. Enjoy the beautiful scenery of Lake Como, cruising into small bays, and on warm days, even jump and swim in the lake! The boat can carry up to seven people, the largest that you can sail without needing a license. It boasts two large solariums and well-decorated interiors for superior comfort. The price includes safety gears and jackets. Maps and instruction guides are provided on where to go. So, chill with your loved ones, and together, have a fantastic time!
AS 570 Open Deck Boat Rental in Lombardia
Price: from 92 USD
Number of Guests: Up to 7
3. Deluxe Menaggio boat rental for eight
Menaggio, on the western side of Lake Como has smitten tourists all over the world, not only for its breathtaking lake promenade but also for its neighboring towns: Bellagio and Varenna. Bellagio, the most famous town of Como Lake is admired for its hillside villas (like Villa Serbelloni or Villa Melzi) overlooking the water. Varenna on one hand is a tiny fishing village with a labyrinth of cobbled alleys, attractive gardens and museums, historical sights, and fascinating rivers. Spend a relaxing day aboard AS 590 DELUX Deck Boat for as low as 345 EUR (380 USD) per day, for a maximum of eight people. It is the perfect way to discover the area. The rate includes its on-board equipment, safety requirements, and basic insurance. A map and suggested itinerary on the best things to see will also be provided. It has Bluetooth, bimini, outboard engine, and CD player. Note that a nautical license is required to operate this boat. So, leave your hectic life behind for a day and experience this unforgettable holiday.
AS 590 DELUX Deck Boat Rental in Menaggio
Price: from 380 USD
Number of Guests: Up to 8
Pontoon boats for rent
A pontoon boat has a flat hull which glides over smooth water and designed to resist side-to-side rolling. Its stability makes it perfect for entertaining.
4. Fully equipped Domaso voyager for nine
Domaso is an old fisherman’s village located on the northern shores of Lake Como. It takes it pride from extraordinary views of attractive villas painted in bright colors spawning from the mountains to its alleys of the old town. The Church of St. Bartholomew dating from the 13th century and the town hall (formerly the Villa Camilla) from the 17th century are just two of the historical landmarks to visit. It is also the home of the rare Domasino white wine which is said to be still produced in ancient wine cellars with less than 2,000 bottles. Embark on an exciting day out and take in the best views of the lake. Rent a 23-foot (7 m) Ranieri Open Line Voyager Center Console for as low as 80 EUR (88 USD) per hour. It can carry up to nine people and fully equipped with swimming ladder, fridge, outdoor shower, sunbathing areas, safety equipment, and GPS locator. Along with simple to follow rules and instructions, you can drive the boat at your own pace and leisure.
23' Ranieri Open Line Voyager Center Console Rental in Domaso
Price: from 88 USD
Number of Guests: Up to 9
5. Gorgeous pontoon rental in Domaso
For as little as 85 EUR (97 USD) per hour, you can discover the delicate beauty of Domaso aboard the 19-foot (5.8 m) Ranieri Open Line Voyager Center Console. Built in 2012, Ranieri Open Line is an ideal choice for a group up to seven people. It features a huge sundeck, sun canopy, fridge, and outdoor shower. The rate already includes insurance and safety equipment. Nautical driving license is not required for this rental. Have a grand time in Domaso with its stunning facade and crystal-clear waters. Take a quick stop and admire its beautiful mountains good for trekking and cycling. Freshen up and let the stress of the city be washed away with its wholesome and peaceful landscape. While there, you can also visit interesting landmarks like Chiesa di Sta Maria dl Tiglio, Gallio Palace and the Azienda Agricola Sorsasso.
19' Ranieri Open Line Voyager Center Console Rental in Domaso
Price: from 97 USD
Number of Guests: Up to 7
Yacht for rent
It has increasingly becoming common to charter a yacht for private parties or for a grandiose getaway. Depending on the size of the yacht, many of them now cater for diverse water sports activities. This makes it even more attractive for holiday makers who prefer a self-sufficient adventure with no fixed itineraries. In Lake Como, here are our recommendations.
6. Luxury fitted motor yacht
Give your weary soul the luxury it craves. For just 145 EUR (161 USD) rental for an hour, you and up to seven of your friends can go cruising and enjoy the astounding views of Domaso aboard a 30-foot (9.1. m) Cranchi Endurance Motor Yacht! This yacht has a fully functional kitchen, fridge, spacious furnished cabin with toilet and shower, air-conditioning unit for warm days, stereo system for your party needs, and an enticing sundeck. It carries with it water sports gears to suit your chosen itinerary for the day (be it scuba diving, snorkeling, etc.). These make a perfect atmosphere for unwinding! The rate includes all the safety equipment. You can decide whether you would like a captain to steer the yacht.
Charter 30' Cranchi Endurance Motor Yacht in Domaso
Price: from 160 USD
Number of Guests: Up to 7
7. Lovely motor yacht rental in Lenno
Situated 27 km (17 mi) north of Como, the village of Lenno has all it takes for a coffee break or lovely walk near the lake under the shades of the trees. Take a stroll to the famous Villa del Balbianello as featured in Star Wars and Casino Royale movies. Taste the Lenno olive oil. Or visit Chiesa di Santo Stefano e Battistero and take a photo of its romantic square. Make your stay even more memorable by touring the lake of Lenno in style. For just 70 EUR (78 USD) an hour, you and four of your friends will jet-set the gorgeous lake waters for that splendid view. With a captain steering the yacht, all you need is just to sit back and enjoy the adventure.
Charter a Motor Yacht in Lenno
Price: from 78 USD
Number of Guests: Up to 5
Have a relaxing time in Lake Como
Gather your family and friends and unravel the beauty that Lake Como has to offer. It has a myriad of things to do, be it arts, culture, nature–surely it has something for everyone. Fully immerse in its splendor by renting a boat and sailing its majestic waters to see what this side of Italy has to offer.
Get Trip101 in your inbox