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    42 Sailing Monohull Tours in Sausalito
    hour$175
    Super Owner4 guests

    42 Sailing Monohull Tours in Sausalito

    Hurricane 188 Deck Boat in Oakland California
    hour$125
    8 guests

    Hurricane 188 Deck Boat in Oakland California

    Beautiful Mainship 30 out of South Beach in San Francisco
    hour$350
    6 guests

    Beautiful Mainship 30 out of South Beach in San Francisco

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    Boating Guide - San Francisco

    San Francisco Boat Rentals

    Explore San Francisco with a boat rental. Sailing in San Francisco is extremely popular - you can give yourself a taste of America's Cup by booking a private sailing charter with a local San Francisco captain. Chartering a boat in this part of California enables you to kick back and enjoy the cruise, without having to worry about driving or all the other little details. Book a sunset cruise in San Francisco and enjoy drinks and dinner onboard a boat cruising the bay. 

    Planning an event in San Francisco, like a birthday party, bachelorette party, or some other celebration? Take it on the water with a party boat. Party boats and catamarans are great for hosting events in San Francisco - a captain and crew can help you plan the perfect day on the water for your guests.

    Renting a boat for a day in San Francisco is a great way to spend a weekend. Charter a yacht or a sailboat for a luxurious day of exploring around San Francisco. A private boat rental lets you explore the city on your own terms from the water. Cruising beneath the Golden Gate Bridge or taking a ferry that departs from the Ferry Building at the foot of Market Street are experiences you'll never forget.

    San Francisco Boat Rental FAQs

    How much does it cost to rent a boat in San Francisco?

    Boat rentals in San Francisco start at $150/hour for a modest sailboat or small powerboat rental. Prices can go up to well over $4,000 for private luxury yacht charters in San Francisco.

    What can you see on a boat tour in San Francisco?

    On a boat tour in San Francisco you can check out all the highlights like:

    • Alcatraz Island
    • The Golden Gate Bridge
    • San Francisco Bay
    • Angel Island
    • Fisherman’s Wharf

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    GetMyBoat customer reviews for boat rentals in San Francisco.

    1. Josette
      Josette
      Rent the 38' Delta Fishing Boat in San Francisco (Captained Only)

      Captain Brent showed my friends and I all the best views out on the San Francisco Bay. Between the daylight, sunset, and night views, it was all truly incredible :) Can’t wait to book again! My group was 17 people and we all fit perfectly! Thanks again Captain Brent!

    2. Stephen
      Stephen
      Sail San Francisco Bay On 51' Morgan Out Island Ketch with Captain

      What a magical experience. Spending 2 hours on a beautiful sailboat with the epic backdrop of the sights of the bay is beyond description. The dolphins and otters seemed to arrive on cue as if scripted by the captain. I would recommend to anyone who wants to create a very special event for a group of 10-20. Our group was 14 and never felt crowded.

    3. AG
      Ana
      Excellent yacht for the SF Bay! Wind power/green clean fun! Stable Catamaran with large enclosed main salon with amazing views! In Richmond, CA

      One of the best experiences! Jan was communicative and responsive ahead of the trip, and attentive and helpful while out on the water. Honestly cannot recommend him enough!

    4. JM
      Jeanine
      Sail San Francisco Bay On 51' Morgan Out Island Ketch with Captain

      The boat is wonderful and well described by previous reviews. We had an epic evening, thanks to Captain Andy and Tom. I can’t say enough positives about them. They were welcoming, easy to be around and kept us safe. They showed us the beauty of Sausalito and San Francisco. A few members in our group were not sure about wanting to go sailing, thanks to Captain Andy and Tom, they are looking forward to booking again with them. I highly recommend this boat and Captain Andy and Tom. Thank you again!

    5. KM
      Ken
      Book the Private Boat Tours in - Brisbane, California on Dream Boat Motor Yacht

      Everything was great, especially our captain, Ryan. It was the perfect way to watch the air show in the bay. If I had to criticize anything, it’s that the boat interior was a little dated and worn, but this didn’t prevent us from enjoying a moment of our time on the water. Our entire group had a wonderful time!

    6. Erik
      Erik
      42 Sailing Monohull Tours in Sausalito

      Rick was fantastic. The communication was very easy, the boat was beautiful and it was a great way to see the city from a new perspective. Plenty of parking near the harbor, Rick was a pro on the water and we all had a blast!

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