Top 7 Yacht Charters In New England, USA - Updated 2023

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New England is a pretty interesting region in the northeastern US. Comprising six states, namely, Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont, the region is home to many exciting adventures and attractions. The delectable local cuisine and rich heritage also make it worth visiting. However, the region remains most famous for the stunning Martha’s Vineyard. People flock to this beautiful island off Massachusetts’ coast during summer because it offers a luxurious escape from your day-to-day life. If you are preparing for a trip to this side of the country, check out the top yacht charters in New England, USA.

1. Two-bedroom yacht with a large upper deck (from USD 198)

This exclusive yacht takes pride in its large living room, which features a daybed and sofa bed. It might be the perfect boat for you if all you want to do is laze around during your vacation. The upper deck offers an incredible view of the city. It is the best place to have a drink with your friends while you all enjoy the lovely views. With two bedrooms, the yacht can accommodate up to six people. The kitchen is fully functional, so you can cook your own food. Conveniently situated in the heart of the city, this property would not give you a hard time getting around. There are many Uber cars and taxis readily available in the area.

Providence, Rhode Island, United States
146 reviews  Wifi Available
Boat 3 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the a/c kept the bedroom cool
the bed was extremely comfortable as were the other available sleeping spots
the master bed and blankets were awesome so i was nice and cozy (daughter was cold)
the beds were so comfortable with fluffy sheets and the wind coming through the skylight
clean and a very unique way to spend the night
the boat was clean comfortable and easy to find
the houseboat was very clean and comfortable; it's in a great location as well
owner was very responsive
neil was very quick in responding to questions and super friendly
neil was very responsive to our questions
host was responsive to our needs for accessing the boat and making the most of our time
neil is a good host and help us with the problems that appeared
really unique experience great location
it was located in a very nice area with wine stores and good restaurants close by
super convenient to shops and restaurants in the cute walking village just a few blocks away
charming place & good location
nice roomy boat in a great location in itself and also within walking distance of downtown
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2. Classic yacht with a large cockpit

This classic yacht features a bedroom with two single beds and a bunk bed, accommodating up to four guests at a time. The large cockpit can give you the best view of the harbor. When you get here, you can enjoy a complimentary bottle of champagne. There are also muffins, bananas, and oranges you can eat for breakfast, so you would not have to get up early and go out to fill your stomach. Getting to the town will not be that hard as there are water taxis that operate from 7am to 12am. Surrounding beaches are easily accessible too.

25 reviews
Boat 4 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
toilet was very clean
the boat itself was very clean and the linens were fresh
everyone was so friendly
pete is a great host and we enjoyed his company
the host was non responsive you are on your own he will not even call you
pete was a great host and made the boat extremely welcoming
pete was a friendly welcoming host and his yacht was simply fantastic
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3. Fully furnished yacht with magnificent views (from USD 475)

A fully equipped yacht, this property can accommodate a maximum of four guests. It has two bedrooms, each with one queen-sized bed. It boasts a spectacular view of the calming surroundings. As a guest here, you can access the galley that has a stove, freezer, and fridge. You can prepare your own meals here instead of going out. Should you decide to go out, there are many restaurants that are within walking distance. The yacht is either docked on the waterfront or moored in the harbor. If it is moored, it is best positioned for you to enjoy stargazing and to see the beauty of Mount Desert Island.

Southwest Harbor, Maine, United States
1 review  Wifi Available
Private room in boat 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
the location was ideal and it was a nice change of pace to be on the water
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4. Lovely yacht with a kitchen

If you are looking for a place where you could spend a quick weekend getaway with your friends, this yacht might just be the right place for you. It provides standard amenities like WiFi, towels, and linens. Basic toiletries like shampoo, soap, and toilet paper are available too. The kitchen is equipped with basic cooking essentials to let you prepare your own meals. As such, it is suitable for long-term stays. If you just want a change of scenery while still working, you can rent this property. It has a dedicated workspace where you can be productive any time of the day. Note that the yacht is not pet-friendly so you cannot bring your pet with you, should you wish to stay here long-term.

3 reviews
Boat 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

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1. Beautiful boat with picturesque water views (from USD 600)

With relatively affordable accommodation services for up to four guests, this sailboat is fully furnished for your comfort and convenience. It has a bedroom with one queen-sized bed, one double bed, and one single bed. The kitchen has a stove you can use to cook your meals. Albeit, there are plenty of nearby restaurants you can check out during your stay. This property offers pristine water views, ensuring a genuinely relaxing experience throughout your stay. There are water taxis available in case you want to explore.

Newport, Rhode Island, United States
15 reviews  Wifi Available
Boat 4 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
sleeping bags were provided and padded sleeping area were comfortable
you should expect an rv like toilet an rv sleep set up and need for meal planning
peter was very nice and helpful and everything went smoothly
peter was very helpful as we were making our plans and booking the sailboat
wonderful location in the harbour and a beautiful boat and all around unique experience
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2. Sailboat in a convenient location

This sailboat rental features two bedrooms. One bedroom has a queen-sized bed, while the other has a double bed. Accommodating up to four guests, this Airbnb is recommended for a small group of friends. It is not suitable for children under the age of 12, so it is not ideal for families with young kids. This boat is located at a private dock near an IMAX theater and The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk. Many restaurants are nearby, so you can surely enjoy exploring some options.

Norwalk, Connecticut, United States
16 reviews
Boat 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there was bridge traffic but we honestly didn’t hear it in the boat with a fan on
wasn’t too clean on the kitchen water from the sink smells like oil bathrooms smells like cheap soap
the boat was perfect everything was super clean and comfortable
bruce was a fantastic host
bruce was a wonderful host who took such good care of us
he was an extremely attentive host and sure knows a lot about sailing
bruce was a wonderful host and we had a great stay aboard the boat
bruce the host is super attentive for those who have never been on a boat
the location is great walking distance to everything in sono
the location was perfect as there were many places to eat and walk too
wonderful location in south norwalk
the sailboat stay was amazing fabulous location just steps from restaurants and bars
the included kayak rental from norwalk sailing school was so much fun the location is perfect
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3. Budget-friendly private cabin in a sailboat (from USD 202)

If you are on a budget, check out this private cabin in a classic 1980s sailboat docked at Vineyard Haven Harbor. The cabin features two single beds, making it suitable for up to two guests. During your stay here, you can have access to a private head with toilet, shower, and sink, a dining area, and a living saloon. The kitchen is a shared space you can access. It is fully equipped with a coffee maker, oven, refrigerator, stove, dishes, silverware, and cooking basics, so you can prepare your own food. Perhaps, this sailboat’s best feature is the cockpit area, where guests can hang out or quietly sit and watch the sunset.

Vineyard Haven, Martha's Vineyard , Massachusetts, United States
99 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in boat 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
this is a unique experience - wonderful to sit on deck having breakfast supplied by our host
my two nights' stay was very comfortable
make sure you are the first couple on board or it's the crews quarters (bunk beds) for you
but it was clean and sequoia was friendly and helpful
our two bunk cabin was cozy clean and comfortable
sequoia was an amazing host
sequoia was a gracious host
sequoia is a great host very personable and kind
the host sequoia is very gracious and accommodating
sequoia is a great host and made our stay comfortable
it was a fantastic location
very easy to access there and the boat is close to all the restaurants
great place to stay in marthas vineyard
awesome location host and coffee best nights sleep in a year
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Immerse yourself in New England's summer destinations

Whether you are visiting New England to see Martha’s Vineyard or other local attractions, you deserve a comfortable place to stay. From budget-friendly options to luxurious ones, this list of the best yacht charters in New England, USA, can help you make a fantastic choice for a pleasurable vacation experience.

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