Rent A Boat In Long Beach, California - Updated 2021

rent a boat in long beach

There’s always something fun to do at Long Beach! From vibrant neighborhoods to sandy beaches boasting aquamarine waters, you’ll find that this place is an urban waterfront playground. Some of the popular attractions include the permanently docked RMS Queen Mary as well as the mesmerizing Aquarium of the Pacific. Stay aboard a boat rental where you can enjoy all the conveniences found in a hotel such a Wi-Fi and entertainment. It’s a unique and wonderful accommodation option, especially for large groups looking to spend a special occasion together or for those who simply want to spend quality time with loved ones. Read on and make the most of your experience when you rent a boat in Long Beach, California.

1. Dockside Boat and Bed (from USD 264)

Up your staycation or vacation game by booking a yacht with Dockside Boat and Bed. Have breakfast delivered in a basket each day. You can also enjoy a coffee or prepare meals in the galley, which is equipped with a microwave, a refrigerator, and a toaster. This accommodation has five room types and can sleep up to three people. For entertainment and getting the most of your stay, there is a flat-screen TV, free Wi-Fi, and DVD Players. On special nights, head over to one of the dining options nearby, all within 10 minutes’ walk. This is a perfect option if you love the water and enjoy unique travel experiences.

Dockside Boat and Bed

Address: 330 S Pine Ave.

WiFi available in all areas Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas Breakfast in the room Children television networks Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against Coronavirus Guests have the option to cancel any cleaning services for their accommodation during their stay Fire extinguishers Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays

2. Sail the day away in The Lido 14’ Daysailer

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The Lido Daysailer is ideal for groups of up to six people wanting to explore Long Beach. Sail along with friends and family in this newly remodeled, freshly painted and varnished boat. It is said that most sailors learned how to sail on a daysailer, so renting one would mean you get to experience the same kind of boat that has taught a lot of generations about sailing. Enjoy the breeze and get ready to spend the day exploring the shores and inner waters of Long Beach. With its newly installed sails, rigging, rudder, and centerboard, Lido 14’ Daysailer will make your California trip even more memorable.

Lido 14' Daysailer for rent in Long Beach

Price: from 25 USD

Number of Guests: 6

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3. Discover the wonders of Long Beach in a classic yacht with a full kitchen

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This classic 36-foot (10-meter) yacht has two cabins and two restrooms that can accommodate up to six people. One of the restrooms also features a shower for the ultimate comfort and convenience. The galley is equipped with a fridge, stove, oven, coffee maker and all the utensils you need to prepare meals. There’s also a bar counter and a barbecue can also be arranged. Overall, this houseboat Is perfect either for parties or for leisurely activities. Marvel at the beauty of Long Beach and its vibrant neighborhoods from the water. Best of all, this rental is captained. Besides the provided life jackets, you can be assured of your safety above water.

Grand Banks 36 Classic Trawler Charter in Long Beach, California

Price: from 150 USD

Number of Guests: 6

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4. Get ready to have fun in Long Beach in this 39’ Radovich

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This 39-foot (12-meter) boat along Shoreline Village could be your next home in Long Beach. It can accommodate up to six people, excluding the captain. Some of its features include a barbecue facility, toilet, air conditioning, and a cabin. For entertainment, there is a CD player and Bluetooth connectivity. But if you feel like heading out for more fun, this boat is also equipped with fishing gear. Renting this compared to your usual hotel will provide a more unique experience since you can watch the sunset while feeling the cool ocean breeze. You will also see lots of cool things as you sail along, such as The Queen Mary and the lighthouse.

39' LOA Radovich, 429 Shoreline Village Drive Long Beach, California 90802

Price: from 800 USD

Number of Guests: Up to 6

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5. Hop along this captained charter with air conditioning

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This 45-foot (14-meter) rental is great for big groups of families or best friends. It can accommodate up to 12 people and it’s the perfect platform to explore the vibrant city of Long Beach be it for harbor cruising, free diving, neighborhood tours, other water activities or simply just exploring everything in between. It’s equipped with cabins, a toilet, a bar, and a fully equipped galley with a stove and oven for your convenience. Overall, it’s the ideal accommodation option if you’re looking to experience the different parts of Long Beach that most people won’t be able to see.

Charter this 45 ft Bertram Motor Yacht for up to 12 People in Long Beach, CA.

Price: from 650 USD

Number of Guests: Up to 12

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6. Enjoy sunset with loved ones above waters with champagne or beer

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Grab a glass of champagne and cruise along the waters of Long Beach while appreciating a view of the coastline. It’s the perfect picture for anyone who wants to celebrate special occasions or for those who simply want to take a break away from a busy urban life. Onboard SportCraft 302, up to 6 guests can enjoy surreal sunset cruises for reasonable rates that already come with a friendly captain. The boat is also equipped with toilet, cabin, bimini, as well as life jackets and other required gears for safety. Hop on and cherish this unique and satisfying experience. The best thing is that the tour already includes two bottles of champagne or cold beers!

3 Hr Sunset Cruises - Just $199 / hr

Price: from 597 USD

Number of Guests: 6

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7. Island Trader- a spacious houseboat with private bathroom

Staying aboard Island Trader will put you right in the heart of Long Beach California, close to the vibrant downtown scene and within walking distance to The Pike, Pacific Aquarium, and more. After exploring the nearby attractions, you can relax in the boat, which is equipped with a kitchen, a large berth for a comfortable sleep, a private bathroom, and comfortable seating whenever you want to watch TV. The roomy cockpit provides more space to move around. You also enjoy a great view of Shoreline Village, where there’s always something going on. It’s also worth noting that Island Trader is available for charter - perfect if you’re going on a sunset or harbor cruise or a private whale watching experience with the family.

Cozy Boat at Shoreline Village
Long Beach, California, United States
283 reviews
Boat 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great amenities and a comfortable space in a lively city
the heater worked well and was nice and quiet
you can enjoy amazing view but you can not take shower in the boat
the boat was safe and secure and amenities made it comfortable
i would do this as a single again and as a couple if you’re comfortable with boat living
very clean i was nervous about staying on a boat and how clean it would be
it was comfortable clean and exactly as described
chuck's boat is always clean and well stocked
boat was clean with the basics
the boat is very clean and cozy
the boat and the host were exactly as promised
chuck was a great host
kind of made me feel like a little kid playing house
very attentive & friendly
he was kind and understanding and retracted the ticket so i got off the hook
great location in long beach
great location and fun boat
fun stay in a unique location
unique experience at a great location
great place to stay near the convention center
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8. Stay aboard the famous luxury ocean liner: The Queen Mary (from USD 129)

The Queen Mary is perhaps the most remarkable attraction in Long Beach. It was once a world-class ocean liner that sailed during the 30s, 40s, and 50s and is now permanently docked for the amusement of guests and travelers. But more than amusement, it is now also an accommodation, with standard & deluxe rooms, family rooms, and even suites available. It’s literally a ship hotel but with added amenities and facilities to make the whole experience more unique. Here, guests can take historic tours, see paranormal attractions, dine, and relax with a full-service spa. If you want to have an authentic luxury ocean liner experience, it’s highly recommended that you stay overnight or at least a few nights aboard The Queen Mary.

9. Double cabin yacht with breakfast included

Pretty much a floating hotel room or suite, this 40 feet (12 meters) double cabin yacht features two bedrooms with eight beds and two bathrooms. It’s spacious enough for up to four guests. Relax in the stylish living room and prepare your own meals in the kitchen. For entertainment, a custom stereo, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, and cable TV are provided. The interior is well-designed, with hardwood finishing and comfortable white furniture. If ever you want to go out and enjoy the sun, you can relax in the upper deck where you’ll find lounge pads and daybeds. Overall, it’s a comfy and unique spot to spend a night or two in Long Beach while still being close to the harbor, where there are lots of dining options.

Yacht boat rentals, charters, activities
Long Beach, California, United States
16 reviews
Boat 8 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great view comfortable bed inside the cabinjust a very cool spot and totally worth the price
super clean and lots of character
amazing yacht amazing area amazing host
hosts are helpful and even offered us a ride to the restaurant across the harbor
lance was a great host and the boat is lovely
lance is a great host super down to earth with great energy
lance your host is outstanding
wonderful place for a nice romantic getaway secluded enough yet not far at al from nightlife
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Unleash the boatsetter in you in one of these Long Beach houseboats

There’s something lovely about staying aboard a boat at Long Beach. You get to be close to the water while still being in close proximity to the urban attractions nearby. Book your houseboat and get ready for a unique and memorable experience!

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