Rent A Boat In Miami, Florida - Updated 2024

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Officially called Miami City, Miami is a charming American city that features an upscale bustling metropolis that is the center of finance, commerce, and culture of South Florida. Although towering skyscrapers dominate the heart of the city, the city has a fair share of breathtaking natural wonders that tourists from around the world flock to. Here you’ll find the Venetian Pool, featuring a historic swimming spot with enchanting waterfalls, the bustling South Pointe Park Pier that showcases scenic views and fantastic shops and cafes, and the marvelous Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park. If you are planning to visit this stunning city, you might be interested in boat rental accommodation. Check out the list and rent a boat in Miami, Florida, below.

Upcoming maritime festivals in Miami:

  • Boat enthusiasts won't want to miss Miami International Boat Show, held annually in February every year. It's the world's largest boat and yacht show, so you're in for a good time. Enjoy educational seminars, food trucks, and activities for all ages.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on July 05, 2024.

1. Charming boat rental for couples (from USD 120)

Maximize your Miami adventure by booking this charming boat rental docked in the bustling Coconut Grove area, close to excellent restaurants, fantastic retail stores, and other well-visited attractions and businesses. See Miami from the ocean and enjoy limitless picturesque views and fresh air. Ideal for couples on a romantic getaway, this accommodation features a cozy bedroom, a sparkling clean private bathroom, a living space, a laptop-friendly work space, and dishes and silverware.

Stayed at this property?
Miami, Florida, United States
7.14 km (4.5 mi) from Miami Seaquarium
704 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Boat 3 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed is very comfortable and sleeping there was great with the sound of the water
Cleanliness:
it smelled very clean and it looked very pretty with all of her small touches
the boat is very clean just for two people
the boat was clean and great for two people
her boat is great very clean and has everything you need
the boat is clean and nice to spend time on
Host:
yaly is an awesome host couldn’t speak more highly of our trip and our host
yaly is an awesome host
yaly is the perfect host
yaly is an amazing host
yaly was an amazing host
Location:
in the good location in miami coconut groove
her boat is located in a beautiful location
enjoyed the sandbar which we used to walk to other near by islands
the water was clear and the beach/ island was close
cocoa walk was a close walk with several restaurants for you to enjoy
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2. Gorgeous boat with a kitchen (from USD 80)

Looking for a fantastic place to stay in Miami but are not into the typically crowded hotel accommodations? Experience a different living setup all while enjoying the fresh air and majestic Miami views by booking this one-bedroom sailboat. Featuring lots of convenient amenities including a bathroom, a functional kitchen with cooking essentials and appliances, a laptop-friendly work space, and a lovely patio, you will surely enjoy your stay at this modern boat rental. Plus, basic essentials are provided from fresh linens to towels and toiletries.

Stayed at this property?
Miami, Florida, United States
5.74 km (3.6 mi) from Miami Seaquarium
87 reviews   Wifi Available
Boat 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
paul's cozy and peaceful 30' ft sailboat fit all of our needs for a perfect miami weekend
Cleanliness:
boat was clean and had all you need for a stay
Host:
paul was a great host
paul was an excellent host
paul was super accommodating quick in his responses
paul is a great host and very attentive
paul is really wonderful host and his place is amazing
Location:
located close to everything like wynnwood brickell and south beach because it smack dab right in between
it was absolutely amazing booking paul’s place during miami music festival
if you’re looking for an adventure this is the place
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3. Lovely boat for four guests (from USD 128)

Tired of all the hotel accommodations and vacation rentals that are too spacious for couples? Why not amp up the adventure experience by living on the sea while in Florida. Imagine waking up to spectacular views of the Miami skyline and a few steps from the vitamin D filled warmth of the sun. These are life’s simple pleasures that await you in this sophisticated boat rental. To top it all off, it is equipped with convenient amenities such as a cozy sleeping area, an enclosed bathroom, a kitchen with functional appliances, and more. It can comfortably house up to four guests, ideal for a small group of friends as well.

Stayed at this property?
Miami, Florida, United States
5.39 km (3.4 mi) from Miami Seaquarium
163 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Boat 3 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
everything inside was clean and comfortable
the space was clean and had everything we needed and more
the boat was clean when we arrived and had working power + water + amenities
the boat is clean bathroom and shower was nice to have as an option
such an original experience my friend and i had an amazing time the boat was clean and functional
Host:
quick response and very helpful
alex is a gracious host and quick communicator
alejandro was an amazing host
alejandro is a great host
alejandro was a great host
Location:
great experience location and environment: amazing
beautiful location and alejandro made the experience easy and fun
beautiful location and alejandro was always there for a ride when we needed it
you'll never be bored and what great location for travelers to get around from
overall for the location and the price it is a nice place to stay
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4. Fantastic one-bedroom boat rental with paid parking space nearby (from USD 140)

Experience sailboat living and reconnect with the sea in this sophisticated sailboat with a rustic accent and upscale amenities. Live a day in the life of the rich and famous by spending your Miami days in this home on the sea accommodation, featuring a cozy bedroom, a fabulous bathroom, a functional kitchen where you can unleash your hidden culinary talents, and some basic essentials. Paid parking is also available for guests traveling by their car. To top it all off, the downtown Miami and the fascinating Wynwood Art district are within a short distance from this accommodation.

Stayed at this property?
Miami, Florida, United States
5.7 km (3.6 mi) from Miami Seaquarium
108 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Boat 3 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Location:
perfection location to south beach
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5. Luxurious yacht

Live a life of the rich and famous and sail through the breathtaking waters of Miami in this luxurious private yacht. Located in the heart of Coconut Grove, close to excellent restaurants, souvenir stores, and vibrant nightlife, guests traveling by their car have access to a secure parking lot. It features two bedrooms, one with a queen-size bed, the other with a double bed, two private bathrooms, a cozy living space, a laptop-friendly work space, and a chill sun deck.

Stayed at this property?
Miami, Florida, United States
7.1 km (4.5 mi) from Miami Seaquarium
68 reviews   Wifi Available
Boat 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the boat is great good location the wifi doesnt work but david solved the problem quickly
hotel room) was too confining if not frightful
Cleanliness:
the yacht was spotless impeccably clean it had everything that i needed and more
boat is nice decently clean big enough for 2 adults and 1 child
the boat is just beautiful very clean and spacious
the boat was very clean and very well located
this was one amazing experience the yacht was clean and spacious yet cozy
Host:
david was an excellent host
david was a great host
david was a great host
david is an excellent host
david was incredibly welcoming and a great host
Location:
location was safe accessible and convenient to downtown
the location at the brickell key bridge is fantastic
the free metro over is right up the street at the corner
great area close to the beach clubs and restaurents
the neighborhood is absolutely beautiful the restaurants cafes and indoor/outdoor mall up the street was perfect
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6. Chic and cozy private yacht

Chic and cozy are two words that best describe this beautifully furnished yacht. It features bright furnishings and enough windows to allow lots of natural light to come inside. It features an air-conditioned cockpit, two comfortable bedrooms, two convenient bathrooms, audio entertainment, a functional kitchen with cooking essentials and upscale amenities, and more. Plus, it is WiFi equipped for guests’ added convenience.

Stayed at this property?
Miami, Florida, United States
1.79 km (1.2 mi) from Miami Seaquarium
4 reviews  
Boat 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Host:
friendly and knowledgeable captain/crew
amazing host i highly recommend using kim
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7. Elegant yacht with four bedrooms

Ideal for tourists that are done with all the sightseeing and city tours on the Miami land, why not explore the seas and marvel at the picturesque skyline? If you like the idea, book this charming and modern yacht that exudes elegance and sophistication at every angle. Perfect for parties and celebrations, this yacht is spacious enough for a large group of guests, housing four chic and cozy bedrooms, four sparkling clean bathrooms, a relaxing living space, a deck, and an outdoorsy lounge area.

Stayed at this property?
Miami, Florida, United States
5.2 km (3.3 mi) from Miami Seaquarium
Boat 5 Beds 4 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

8. Excellent sailboat anchored at Biscayne Bay

Do you like being connected to the sea? If you were given a chance, are you the type of person who would rather live exposed to nature, than stay in a crowded hotel setting? If so, this charming sailboat might pique your interest. Featuring a cozy bedroom and a private bathroom, this vacation rental is ideal for couples on a romantic getaway, and even solo travelers. Anchored at Biscayne Bay in Miami, guests will enjoy infinite natural views and fresh air. Plus, this lovely ride is available for charter.

Stayed at this property?
Miami, Florida, United States
7.41 km (4.7 mi) from Miami Seaquarium
38 reviews  
Shared room in boat 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

9. Two-bedroom yacht available for charter

Available for charter, sail across the ocean with your friends in this fantastic yacht rental. Ideal for birthday celebrations, bachelorette and bachelor parties, anniversaries, and other special events, turn a boring formal event into a party under the sun with upbeat music and lots of alcoholic drinks. Featuring a functional kitchen, two bedrooms, two bathrooms, and some high-end appliances, you will feel every bit as cozy as you visit top spots in Miami, including Key Biscayne, Nixon Sandbar, Star Island, and others.

Stayed at this property?
Miami, Florida, United States
6.75 km (4.2 mi) from Miami Seaquarium
64 reviews  
Boat 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
the yacht was very beautiful & clean just like the picture
the boat was very clean & easy to get around
great experience captain was very friendly + boat was clean and looked exactly like photos
he also helped us set up the music right away the boat was clean and very efficient
Host:
great experience in miami and amazing hospitality by the host
kiki was a great host and easy to communicate with
very cool experience great host
great hosts the boat is great nothing could went better really good
he was polite responsive attentive relaxed and let us do our own thing & have fun
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Boat rentals in Miami Beach

The lively Miami Beach is just 6 miles (10 kilometers) from Miami, so if you’re looking for more options, you can book a yacht here, too!

10. Cozy yacht offering a water cruise (from USD 3357)

Miami’s beautiful waters await you when you choose to stay at this three-bedroom yacht. Able to accommodate up to six people and boasting a modern design, this yacht makes for a comfortable and fun vessel on your vacation.

Have a nice meal on the rear deck with amazing city sights all around. If you want to take a swim, there is also a swim deck. The upstairs lounge is a cool spot to relax under the Miami sun as you feel the ocean breeze. Other than that, there is an option to go on a water cruise around Miami for an additional fee–up to 13 people are allowed, just inform the host.

Stayed at this property?
Miami Beach, Florida, United States
4.85 km (3.1 mi) from Miami Seaquarium
2 reviews   Wifi Available
Boat 4 Beds 6 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

11. Fabulous yacht ready to explore the Atlantic (from USD 2429)

This is a sparkling clean yacht with two bedrooms and a capacity to accommodate up to five guests. The yacht boasts a comfortable and well-designed interior. The seating area is spacious enough and features large windows that allow guests to enjoy the beautiful views of the marina. There is a fully equipped kitchen featuring a refrigerator, sink, and a coffee maker. The deck has lounges to not just help you soak in the beautiful views of the ocean, but also get the rest you need to soak in the sun or admire the evening views.

Stayed at this property?
Miami Beach, Florida, United States
11.7 km (7.3 mi) from Miami Seaquarium
39 reviews   Wifi Available
Boat 2 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beds were very comfortable
the beds are amazingly comfortable and the beach right across the street was perfect
Cleanliness:
clean and comfortable
the boat was clean and nice
the boat is roomy super clean with all the comforts of a high dollar condo
Host:
the boat was way better than i expected and the hosts were very accommodating which we appreciated
captain jay is quick to respond to any questions and very helpful
Location:
great location and overall awesome experience
great location cheap uber/lyft rides to many great locations on and around miami beach
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12. Authentic Italian sailing yacht (from USD 5504)

The yacht is docked at the heart of South Beach, which guarantees great proximity to the beach, lively nightlife, and good restaurants. It is a spacious yacht with three bedrooms, six beds, and one bathroom, offering enough space to accommodate up to six guests. The interior features a nice design, with enough space for the seating area, and the cooking area. The kitchen area is simple with all the essentials that guests would need for their stay. Also featured in the boat is an interior and exterior sound system as well as a large outdoor area for relaxing and enjoying the laid-back atmosphere in Miami.

Stayed at this property?
Miami Beach, Florida, United States
4.91 km (3.1 mi) from Miami Seaquarium
3 reviews   Wifi Available
Boat 6 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Host:
please do not make him have to do this again he is an amazing tremendous and superb host
Location:
as well as a safe and convenient spot to park
an easy walk to the beach boardwalk areas restaurants nightlife grocery etc
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13. Black Rose (from USD 157)

The Black Rose has a total of three sleeping compartments, giving it the ability to comfortably sleep up to three guests. It has a huge cooler and a small refrigerator to ensure you don’t run out of cold drinks. Both sinks in the kitchen area have running water for your basic needs, though you can’t take a shower in the boat, but on the marina. The boat has a very cool ambiance, accentuated by lots of soft light that helps to create the perfect mood to relax your soul.

Stayed at this property?
Miami Beach, Florida, United States
6.58 km (4.1 mi) from Miami Seaquarium
158 reviews   Wifi Available
Private room in boat 3 Beds 2 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i recommend to anyone who doesn't mind limited commodities such as a/c oven microwave
there is a fan in the boat and it has solar panels so you can charge your phones
Cleanliness:
boat was clean and comfortable
Host:
craig was a perfect host
craig is a wonderful host
craig was a great host
craig was a great host
craig is a very impressive host
Location:
close to some great shopping and food
great location the boat was clean and comfortable
it was great staying on craig's boat the location is amazing and craig is very reactive
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Sea Miami from a new perspective

Miami is a bustling metropolis with sky-scraping buildings and a fair share of natural wonders. It is popular with tourists who like the luxurious life, modern attractions, vibrant nightlife, and exquisite restaurants. If you plan to visit Miami, why not ditch the typical hotel and vacation rental accommodations and try living on the sea. Waking up to picturesque Miami skyline is always a good idea. Use this list of the best boat rentals in the city as your guide in choosing the most suitable accommodation for you. Have a delightful vacation ahead.

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