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Comfy and Spacious custom Bayliner Rendezvous Ask about 10% off on all weekdays Monday - Friday! WHY RENT FROM ME? Hassle free rental service with easy to drive, reliable, clean boats and great customer service. No additional fees for cleaning or delivery or unexpected fees at checkout! The offer you receive is what you pay for your boat rental! Full transparency! FUEL AND CAPTAIN (ONLY IF YOU NEED A CAPTAIN) FEES ARE THE ONLY ADDITIONAL FEES UNLESS YOU NEED A CUSTOM START LOCATION.) Enjoy a relaxing day on the crystal-clear waters surrounding Clearwater beach where you will most likely see dolphins and other marine life along your way! Get ready to create fun and lasting lifelong memories! We deliver to other locations like Tampa, Tarpon Springs and St. Pete for additional fees : ) WHERE ARE WE ALLOWED TO GO DO? it's your choice! You are welcome to go and do anything you want as long as you are practicing the safety guidelines outlined in the FWC Motorboat Rental Safety Sheet. There's link below and you we be provided a copy with your contract the day of your rental. Prior to your rental, read the FWC motorboat rental safety sheet using the link below: https://myfwc.com/media/30430/6d-8-motorboatsafetyposter.pdf FOOD AND DRINKS You are welcome to bring food and drinks. All you have to do is hop on the clean, fully fueled boat and start your adventure! It’s that simple!! SAFETY We provide all safety equipment and lifejackets. Children lifejackets available upon request. Please send your child’s approximate weight for proper fitting. FUEL Per Florida law, we cannot include fuel in the price. Therefore, fuel is not included and will be charged to your card once the trip is completed. Fuel fees ranges $40-$60 per 4 hour rental. Good news, we trailer the boats and fill up at the gas stations which is half the cost of marinas! CHECK IN We will need you to arrive 20 minutes early to give you time to park and check in. We will also review all the safety equipment and the operations of the boat together and go over any questions you may have. AGE REQUIREMENTS If you are born before 1988, you are not required to take an online boaters safety course. If not or if you would like a refresher (recommended). You will need to take a 25 question multiple choice test online that usually takes people 20-30 minutes to pass : ) Please use the link below to take your test: https://boattests101.com/united-states/florida/florida-rental?mcid=3n-VutdN All children ages 6 and under need to wear a life vest at all times per Florida law. NEED A CAPTAIN? I have a list of qualified captains and guides. Captains rate is $50 per hour. Feel free to request help for recommendations, I’m here to help. Please understand, the Captain fee is not included in the offer, even if the offer says “Captain included”. This is a way for us to know if you need a captain or not, we do not have control of the app’s context. MORE IMPORTANT DETAILS If you need a captain and the boats capacity is 13 total. You can bring 12 adults. If you have children, there’s a weight limit so please advise on your approximate group size… usually 2 children equal 1 adult. Please no smoking. You can smoke on the islands or in the water. Small animals are welcome. Please inquire about larger animals. Minimum booking rate of 4 hours. TIPS AND TRICKS 1. When returning, the red marker is always on your right… red right return. 2. Never leave the boat unattended at the island, the tides change quickly and you could end up beached like Gilligan! 3. Always have your lines ready and someone ready to catch the dock when docking the boat. Watch out for the no wake zones typically by marinas, bridges and homes. 4. If you get pulled over by the authorities, show them your bareboat rental agreement when prompted. 5. If docking the boat, please make sure to compensate for tide fluctuations. YouTube a refresher if needed : ) Get out on the water and enjoy the fresh air in Clearwater, Florida! If you have any questions, we can answer those through GetMyBoat’s messaging platform before you pay. Just hit, “Send Booking Inquiry” and send us an inquiry for a custom offer.
Frank was so awesome! I have to say, the listing said the boat was in Clearwater but then the day before the trip, the location changed to St. Petersberg which was 30+ mins further away. As soon as we inquired, and without an excuse or issue, Frank switched the location to a Clearwater beach pick up! The boat was perfect for our large group. Pick and drop off were super easy. Frank was readily available by text communication. Instructions were spot on. I would absolutely recommend Frank and his boat rental! We had the best trip and everyone had a blast!
Rented this boat for me and a friends birthday. It was one of my favorite birthday celebrations to date! Frank was super easy to communicate with and very thorough on the process. We were having so much fun that we didn’t want it to end, so Frank let us extend it one more hour for a good price. The speakers for the music were incredibly good! Overall 10/10 and I’ll be doing this again!!
Frank was amazing!! The boat was clean and the spots he took us to were so quiet and nice. He was very communicative throughout the process and was flexible with locations and time. Fantastic value. He was most definitely the best day of our trip, even though we did get a little too crispy by the end of it
Frank was very easy to work with, flexible pickup time. Probably one of the best experience I've had with renting a boat. I would recommend this for anyone who has a big group. We'll definitely rent again when back in the area. Just wished we would've rented for the whole day instead of only half day.
We had an amazing day out on the water. Captain Frank took care of everything we wanted. Had a MASSIVE cooler setup for us which was perfect. The boat itself is a great size and perfect for a large group. We got a great spot at the sandbar and had an awesome day on the water. Captain Frank even got some Dolphins to come play in our wake on the way out which was a real treat for the whole group to see and put on video. We've been doing a boat trip this same weekend for years and Frank's boat worked out by far the best, looking forward to booking again.
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When you rent my boat, you will need to sign a bareboat charter agreement. Please google and understand your rights as a bareboat charter. For one, you have to pay for you own fuel by law. I will send a receipt and fuel will be deducted from your deposit. No worries, my boat is fuel friendly.. Also, by law, if you would like to hire a captain, you will need to select your own captain; we will send you a contact list of certified captains who are familiar with our boats for you to choose from or you can hire through a website resource that we will provide once you book the boat : ) just so you know, you have the choose to hire anyone to operate the boat under bareboat law, even a friend or friend of a friend! I require everyone to have multiple years of experience to operate my boats so make sure to brush up on your boating lingo and laws, YOUTUBE is a great source for refresher videos : ) Please review the FWC motor boat rental safety sheet in your contract. If you have already paid for a captain and booked your reservation, the captain portion will be refunded through the website. By law, you will need to directly pay for your captain after the charter has ended. Typically, captain fees are $50 per hour unless the captain has indicated differently prior to the day of your charter. If you had a great experience, please don’t forget to tip your captain like you would tip a waitress or waiter 15-20% of your bill. We hope you have a great day on the water! By law, under a bareboat charter agreement, you have to hire and choose your captain directly. ***Please keep in mind this is a peer to peer boat sharing platform. Boat owners like myself are providing a much needed solution because there are not enough rental boats on the market for people to enjoy the lifestyle we love, so we make our personal boats available using a bareboat charter agreement; if you not familiar with a bareboat charter agreement, please google and do your research prior to booking. You will need to sign our bareboat agreement prior to boarding : ) We do our best to deliver the boat of your choice as well as cater to your requested start time. However, during periods of high demand such as weekends and holidays, we may need to switch your boat type and time. If we were to switch your boat, it would be if equal value to your original request or upgraded for free. Your start time may fluctuate an hour or two as well but we always give you more time on the backend of your reservation to make up for lost time. Additionally, we may need to move the meeting location; we will give plenty of notice. Thank you for your flexibility and understanding! Updated bad weather policy… Due to Florida’s unpredictable weather, we are offering a rescheduling program if needed. You will be able to reschedule and receive a credit for up to one year after your reservation date. Additionally, scattered showers are typical for Florida boaters in summer; it’s the lightning and wind that we don’t want ; ) We hope for good weather and happy boating! \ ADDITIONAL FEES 1. YOU HAVE THE OPTION TO PAY A $150 CANCELLATION FEE IF YOU MISS THE CANCELLATION PERIOD 2. GETMYBOAT CHARGES LISTING FEES AND BOOKINGS FEES 3. 25% HOLIDAY SURCHARGE