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"Captained" charters only. The captain rate is not included in the boat rental price noted and is collected directly by the captain. Chicago Captains typically charge $75-125 per hour before gratuity. Rental slots. We do 3 rental slots on the weekends. 11am to 3pm (Available for 3 or 4 hour cruises. Most popular timeslot.) 3:30pm to 7:30pm. (Available for 3 or 4 hour cruises. Best slot, you get sunny day enjoyment, and catch sunset views. 8pm to 11pm. (Saturdays you catch the amazine views of the fireworks, which start at 10pm.) WEEKDAY PRICING RECEIVE A 20% DISCOUNT FROM NOTED PRICING. This 37 foot Carver Yacht holds up to 20 people, however chartering capacity is limited to 12. It includes wide walkways from the deck, to the bridge and bow which makes it very easy to get around from front to back. She boasts 4 large areas, so your group will never feel crowded and can congregate in the bow(front area with bench and sunpad), cockpit (seating for 12), huge cabin or the stern/swim platform (back area fits 12 people). No cruiser boat will give you this kind of space. Amenities: This vessel is equipped with a full bathroom, ktichen galley, refrigerator, microwave, coolers, fire extinguishers, first aid kit and other safety equipment, as well as USCG Type-1 life vests for all passengers. We provide a large water pad, large noodles and a cooler. It is equipped with bluetooth speakers so you can enjoy your favorite music. Rentals are for groups of 12 or less. This boat is great for Birthday Parties, Bachelor/Bachelorette Parties, Engagement Parties, Anniversary Cruises, Holidays, to Office Parties & more. We are docked at 31st Street Harbor Marina which is about a 5-min to 10-min taxi from downtown. There is paid parking available onsite, as well nearby, or hop a ride-share as a group. BOOKING RATES: Weekday $275/hr; Weekend $300/hr; Firework Cruises $350/hr. River cruises are an extra $250 fuel surcharge to be paid prior to boarding and are only done in the mornings. These rates are for Recreational Charter ONLY, as this is a Recreational Charter ONLY RENTAL COMPANY. Captains are not included in our company's quoted pricing listed herein. The Captain's fee is a separate transaction between renter and captain. This is a US Coast Guard Law, where you will hire your own captain and pay them directly. You may hire a captain who is familiar with our boats from a list we shall provide you upon completion of your reservation, or you are welcome to hire your own licensed captain (with owner approval). Captains typically charge $75-$125/hr with customary gratuity, so budget for that cost separately from our boat rental fee. 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. PLEASE NOTE, WE DO NOT TIE UP WITH OTHER BOATS. CRUISE STARTS THE MOMENT WE LEAVE THE DOCK AND ENDS WHEN WE ARRIVE AT THE DOCK.
Have been boating for over 12 years. It is a great experience that we enjoy sharing with our clients. We understand that your charter is more than likely tied to a special day, so we are excited to make your day one to remember.
You’ll get directions to the departure location when you make a booking.
50% refund up to 7 days prior.
Weather Reschedule Policy To ensure guest safety, the Good Boating LLC has the authority to deem whether weather conditions are “charterable” or “uncharterable” due to weather conditions. Uncharterable weather conditions are typically the result of (but are not limited to) heavy storms, small craft advisory warnings, gale storms, strong winds, and large waves. Light rain, passing storms, and cooler temperatures are typically considered charterable. In the case that conditions are deemed uncharterable, our team will work with the charterer to temporarily postpone or reschedule your charter to a future date. In the case of a reschedule, Good Boating LLC will issue a rescheduling credit to the Charterer valid up to one year on a charter of equal or lesser value. Cancellation Policy All cancellation requests are subject to a non-refundable 10% cancellation fee. All cancellation requests made 14 days or more of your charter date are eligible for a full refund, less the non-refundable 10% cancellation fee. Cancellations made within 14 days of your charter date are subject to a 100% refund, less non-refundable 10% cancellation fee. Cancellations made within 7 days of your charter date are subject to a 50% refund, cancellations made with less than 7 days notice are subject to 0% refund. All requests for cancellations and changes must be made in writing via email to firstname.lastname@example.org by the Charterer. Luis A. Cruz Good Boating LLC Owner/Operator