Rent A Boat In Savannah, Georgia

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Savannah is best known as the birthplace of the Girl Scouts’ founder. It is aptly called ‘Hostess City of the South’ for its hospitality and 'Forest City’ due to the enormous population and variety of oak trees. For food fanatics, it is a must to try their specialties: shrimp and grits, Chatham Artillery punch and freshly made pralines. When in Savannah, Georgia, it is always easy to combine your getaway with your love for nature. With an astonishing coastal area, white and fine sand beaches, estuaries rich with wildlife, boggy creeks, you will be spoiled for choice when it comes to the number of activities you can do within the area. Here are our top recommendations of places to rent a boat in Savannah, Georgia.

1. Luxurious yacht accommodation along the coast (from USD 225)

Capture the most gorgeous pictures on Georgia’s coast and bask in the beauty of its historic downtown Savannah & Tybee Island while staying at Reel Blues. This charming yacht rental in Savannah, Georgia, boasts two bedrooms that can easily accommodate up to four guests, with two spacious private bathrooms. Designed for complete comfort and elegance, it has a living area with an air conditioner and a sun terrace for those ‘to-die-for’ sunsets. With a fully-functional kitchen: stove, microwave, refrigerator, cooking, and dining utensils, there is nothing you’ll ever need to cater for your own private party. It’s the perfect dream far away from the busy city.

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Savannah, Georgia, United States
318 reviews   Wifi Available
Boat 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

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Amenities & Room:
our 10 year old loved sleeping on a boat instead of a hotel room
but it was comfortable and there was plenty of room for the three of us
i had to reset the breakers to get the power restored and the heaters running again
very clean and relaxing place to stay
this was a wonderful first experience for us to stay on a boat clean spacious quiet and luxurious
the kitchen and heads were very clean
very clean hospitality impeccable close to anything you could want to do in savannah and surrounding area
truly a remarkable experience and way better than any hotel the boat was super clean and decorated nicely
alton was a great host
alton was friendly and a great host
alton was a good host who had provided thoughtful extras
a unique experience wonderful host
alton was a great host he took time to show us around and addressed any questions
close to beautiful savannah historic district and quick access to tybee
the marina is great and walking distance to several restaurants
“ and suggested a wonderful restaurant within walking distance
the boat is located in a charming and quiet harbor perfectly located about 10 mins from downtown savannah
a unique off-the-beaten-path accommodation allowing one to kick back relax unwind and connect with those close to your heart
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2. Sailboat accommodation with superb view

Delight yourself with lovely sunset views while staying in savannah on a cozy sailboat accommodation. It features two bedrooms and sleeps up to four people. It has its own private bathroom, a sitting room with modern amenities such as a TV, workspace, WIFI, a kitchen well-appointed with a stove, refrigerator, microwave, cooking and dining utensils. A washing machine and dryer are also available within the premises. Marvel to your heart’s content as there are plenty of attractions to visit around the area, such as Fort Pulaski National Monument and Tybee Lighthouse & Museum. Or book a Tybee Beach Ecology tour and discover Georgia’s impressive marine life. A holiday on this sailboat rental in Savannah, Georgia, will surely give you a dose of tranquil satisfaction!

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Savannah, Georgia, United States
189 reviews   Wifi Available
Boat 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
bed was comfortable and the cabin was not claustrophobic lots of light coming in
the a/c was nice and cold and the creek was fun to swim in
the beds were extremely comfortable and has all the kitchen supplies one could ever need
the a/c was super cold (which was awesome) and the host was very attentive
bathrooms were clean and air conditioned
boat was clean and cozy
such a cozy place it was very clean easy directions and a neat experience
the showers and bathrooms was very clean despite apprehension
the boat is very clean and comfortable and in a beautiful location
jeanine was an awesome host she answered all of my questions in a timely manner
i highly recommend both the yacht and the hosts jeanie & chris for a wonderful experience
owners were very nice and prompt with replies
we met some of the other boat owners at the marina who were all very friendly
great host(s) and attentive to the guests needs
the location is fantastic
location was excellent about 20 minutes to either savannah city or tybee island
the location of the boat is awesome
such a unique experience great location and wonderful host
the marina was not busy and a really interesting place to look around
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3. Leisurely overnight yacht cruise


Delve more into the aquatic charm of Savannah on a monohull yacht cruise for as low as 400 USD (364 EUR) per night. Sail to a lovely spot with a great beach for swimming and snorkeling. Get a chance to be up close with many varieties of marine life such as corals and sea turtles. The yacht can take in up to seven people within its relaxing space. It is easy to navigate yet you can spare yourself the ‘steering’ duty by including a captain when you book the package. Have the time of your life in this different kind of water adventure.

Cruising Monohull

Price: from 400 USD

Number of Guests: 7

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Kayaks for rent

4. Custom sea kayak

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Satiate your craving for water sports and take yourself to another level of thrill. Sweat it out paddling into Tybee Island and be on the lookout for some turtles’ nests or even look for shells. See fascinating birds and other wildlife in the estuary. Then make your way to Buck’s Creek and learn about their ecosystem. The package starts from as low as 15 USD (13 EUR) per hour with two hours minimum required for booking. This is designed for the experienced kayakers and requires you to bring your own safety gear and kayak seat. Take a break now, relax, have fun, and let loose!

Custom Sea Kayak for Low Country Adventure

Price: from 15 USD

Number of Guests: 1

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5. Pleasurable kayaking experience

Sea Kayak
Source: Photo by Wikimedia Commons user Thruxton used under CC BY 3.0

Have fun under the sun kayaking in Savannah. Wade your boat towards Ebenezer Creek or to Tybee Island and explore different routes such as Lazaretto Creek Boat Ramp, Chimney Creek or the remnants of Old Highway 80. Whether you are on your own or in a group with family and friends, the team will help put together a trip just for you. The package includes all the paddles, life jackets, and shuttle. If you fancy fishing, fishing gear can also be provided. Prices start at 35 USD (31 EUR) per hour, with an option to include a guide for an extra cost. Daily rentals are at 55 USD (50 EUR). Enjoy this treat today and have a blast with your family and friends!

Kayak Rental

Price: from 35 USD

Number of Guests: 1

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Take a well-deserved break

It’s never too late to plan a trip to Savannah. Its exquisitely relaxing feel, amazing sceneries, and being in commune with nature will surely leave you mesmerized. Appease your itchy feet and start booking a vacation rental near the beach, or perhaps a stunning hotel by the river! You want something even better? Rent a boat, and pick one from our curated list of rent a boat in Savannah, Georgia.

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