Rent Pontoon Boats and Experience Breathtaking Views of Chicago’s Skyline!!
Make your summer memorable on the Chicago River with one of our Pontoon boats! Book your boat now! Rates starting from $113 per hour for up to 9 person. Daily boat rentals available from powerboats to custom pontoon boats. Our rental boat season is May through September. All of our boat rentals are United States Coast Guard (USCG) approved and equipped with safety equipment including life jackets, marine radio, GPS monitoring and more. No special boating license is required to rent or operate. Our daily boat rentals are available in 2, 4 or 8 hour increments and are operated on Lake Michigan. When you rent a boat from us you are the boat operator/driver. All drivers must be 25 years of age or older with a government-issued I.D.. Rates: Monday - Thursday • 2 Hours: $450 • 4 Hours: $700 • 8 Hours: $1,360 Friday - Sunday • 2 Hours: $550 • 3 Hours: $860 • 8 Hours: $1,560 If you have any questions, we can answer those through GetMyBoat’s messaging platform before you pay. Just hit, “Request to Book” and send us an inquiry for a custom offer. Common Sense Boat Rules • Boating on Lake Michigan is fun and offers the opportunity to create memories that will last a lifetime. In order to keep everyone safe, below are our rules that everyone needs to follow. • Life jackets are required on children ages 12 and under at all times. • Do not tamper with any safety equipment. • No smoking. • No glassware or bottles are allowed on any boat. • Removal of shoes required. Anyone consuming alcohol must be 21 years of age or older. • Use of drugs is not permitted. • Be respectful of all belongings on board. • No property is to be removed. • Keep feet and all other body parts inside the boat while in motion. • Do not sit on the bow’s glass windows. • No diving or jumping off boat, unless from swim platform. • Boat must be anchored while swimming. • Our company and all of its employees are not liable for loss or damage of personal items, injury, or death. • No pets. • No littering. • Clean up after yourself. If you have any questions, we can answer those through GetMyBoat’s messaging platform before you pay. Just hit, “Request to Book” and send us an inquiry for a custom offer.
- Captain is not included.
- Trip may require hiring additional qualified personnel.
- 12 guests
We are making a splash by being featured in Chicago’s preeminent publications such as Chicago Magazine, Thrillist,The Reader, RedEye, Natural Awakenings and more! As a lead sponsor for the Chicago In-Water Boat Show at 31st Street Harbor we’ve also been profiled on ABC, CBS, and WGN morning news programs. WCIU, The U knows what’s setting the trend and what’s hot in Chicago! They’ve introduced countless thousands by showcasing us twice, first In 2013 when Aly went FlyBoarding and the segment can be seen below and in most recently in the segment “Why I Love My Job.” We introduced the FlyBoard experience to Chicago in 2013 and no pun intended but its been all up hill!
Features & Details
- Life jackets/required safety gear
- Wheel steering
You’ll get directions for the exact departure location when you make a booking inquiry.
Full refund up to 2 days prior.
Additional Terms & Information
Boat Rental Requirements & Details • The renter/operator must be 25 years old (born on the rental date in 1993 or before) and accept 100% responsibility for the safety of all passengers, activity and behavior of all passengers as well as the safe and proper use of all equipment. • The renter/operator is required to sign a document assuming full responsibility for everything that happens to them, their passengers, our boats, any other boats, any other people, and any other property as part of the check in process. • It’s important and required that renter/operator arrive 60 minutes prior to the scheduled departure time. For example, if your reservation is at 12:00 you’ll need to be at our company’s office at 11:00 to sign waivers, process deposits, for safety checks and for boat operation instructions. • At check in, the renter/operator must present a valid driver’s license (photos of ID’s are not permissible so please bring your physical ID) and a security deposit and fuel deposit. The security deposit is $1,000 - $2,000. The renter/operator is required to cover the security deposit in whole. • The renter/operator is responsible for full payment of rental boat. We do not split rental payment or accept payment from anyone other than the renter/operator. • The renter/operator is the only authorized operator of the boat. • Switching passengers during your rental time is not allowed. • Insurance requires that the renter/operator must be able to understand and speak English fluently so to understand safety and operation instructions. • A cleaning fee may apply if the boat is not returned in the same condition as it was in at the start of your reservation. Boat Rental Cancellation & Refund Policy • To receive a full refund we require a 48-hour notice. • There are no refunds, credits or rescheduling for late arrivals or early returns. • If you are late for your rental you risk cancellation of your rental without refund or opportunity to reschedule. • No refunds will be given nor will rescheduling be allowed if you do not have the proper government issued identification (photos of ID’s are not permissible so please bring your physical ID). • If the renter/operator is unable to cover the security deposit and the fuel deposit at check in the reservation will be cancelled and no refund will be given. • Your government issued ID and the card you used on the reservation must have the same name and the cardholder must be present otherwise your reservation will be cancelled without a refund. • Renters will be refunded or they can reschedule when we determine that lake conditions are unsafe for boating at the scheduled time for the boat rental. • We release security deposit holds when the rental boat is returned on time and in the same condition as when the rental started.