Rent a boat in Austin at the best price

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45 boats available

Malibu Sunsetter wake (2015)

Austin
8
With or without a captain

From $1,077 per day

20’ Chaparral 196 Sport SSI (2010)

Austin
12
Without captain

From $883 per day

Motorboat Pontoon 25' 200hp (2015)

Austin
12
With or without a captain

From $2,099 per day

Motorboat Sweetwater 2486SB Tritoon 25' 200hp (2015)

Austin
12
With or without a captain

From $2,099 per day

MTX 220 (2015)

Austin
10
Without captain

From $1,102 per day

Avalon 23' (2018)

Austin
10
With or without a captain

From $640 per day

20’ Chaparral 196 Sport SSI (2010)

Austin
12
Without captain

From $881 per day

Double Decker Barge with Slide - 22 People in Austin, TX!! (2020)

Austin
1
With or without a captain

From $1,798 per day

Motorboat Malibu LSV

Austin
16
With or without a captain

From $1,462 per day

Bentley Pontoon Boat - 17 People in Austin, TX!! (2020)

Austin
17
With or without a captain

From $1,198 per day

Motorboat Bentley Pontoon

Austin
15
With or without a captain

From $413 per day

Bentley Pontoon - 15 passengers in Austin, TX!! (2018)

Austin
15
With or without a captain

From $1,198 per day

Motorboat Bentley Pontoon

Austin
12
With or without a captain

From $961 per day

19' Four Winns 190 Horizon (2003)

Austin
8
Without captain

From $881 per day

19' Sea Ray (2000)

Austin
8
Without captain

From $838 per day

Pontoon Boat with no experience required! (2002)

Austin
12
Without captain

From $1,148 per day

Nitro Z-19 19,5' (2018)

Austin
3
With captain

From $381 per day

Custom Motorboat 300hp - Conditional Love (2013)

Austin
20
With captain

From $2,891 per day

Boat Rental in Austin

Home to several lakes, rivers, and waterways, the city of Austin, Texas is a fantastic boating destination for everyone who can appreciate a great boat ride. With an Austin boat rental, you can explore stunning lakes such as Lady Bird Lake, Lake Walter E. Long, and Lake Travis, or sail along the meandering shores of the Colorado River. Other places worth visiting on a boat in Austin include Barton Springs and McKinney Falls.

Don't miss out on the live music capital of America, find your dream party barge or boat rental in Austin now, and spend your day out on the water!

Where to sail in Austin?

Austin TX offers something for everyone, especially out on the water! So get ready for a great time and check out our top recommendations for boating in Austin.

Fishing lovers will love Austin, especially if they have a knack for bass fishing. A great spot for bass fishing near Austin is Lake Walter E. Long, where you can even catch bluefish and largemouth bass.

Not far from Austin is the famous Lake Travis, an idyllic setting for a boat party with your friends or just an easy-going boat ride with your family. For a bachelor party or bachelorette party, we highly recommend starting at Starnes Island or a local favorite, Devil’s Cove where the craziest on-the-water parties are held throughout the summer! Be sure to check out all the boats on Lake Travis that we offer.

On Lady Bird Lake you can kayak and paddle board to the stunning backdrop of downtown Austin. And after a successful day's experience on the water, you will only be minutes from downtown where you can enjoy dinner and drinks with friends.

How much does it cost to rent a boat in Austin?

The price of renting a boat in Austin can depend on several factors. Such as the type and size of the boat, as well as the tourism season in the area. Extras such as fuel, watersport equipment (water skis, lily pads…), and services of a captain may not be included in the initial price. So be sure to message the boat owner if you have any questions.

  • Motorboat rentals in Austin start at $150/hour and typically cost between $800/day and $1,100/day.
  • A pontoon boat rental in Austin starts at $125/hour and may accommodate up to 12 people on board. Pontoons also make for great party boat rentals in which prices range from $700/day to $800/day, and can accommodate up to 19 people aboard.
  • Jet ski rentals in Austin start at $75/hour.

The harbors in Austin

Austin is one of those cities that is great on land and a boat. Finding an ideal place to dock your boat rental while you discover the city on foot is a must!

Here are some harbors/marinas that we recommend you dock at:

  • Safe Harbor Emerald Point is one of the only full-service marinas on Austin’s Lake Travis. With their extensive recreational amenities and convenient services, you are sure to feel right at home here.
  • Hurst Harbor Marina, also located on Lake Travis, offers dockers a full range of amenities including private bathrooms and a golf cart shuttle service from the parking lot to the docks. From here you can also visit Lakeway City Park.
  • Lake Austin Marina is located near Tom Miller Dam on the west shore of Lake Austin. They are the only certified Clean Texas Marina on Lake Austin.

Make sure to scout out which marinas and harbors will be the best and most convenient for you to dock at to make your boating experience the best it can be!

What can you see/do in Austin?

Austin is the political and cultural center of Texas. Known as the “weird city” of Texas, Austin is home to artists, lakes, festivals, and delicious food. During your boat charter, don’t miss out on what Austin has to offer!

Here are some of our favorite things to do in the city:

  • South Congress: if you’re looking for an amazing nightlife spot, look no further than South Congress, sometimes referred to as, SOCO. Here you can find real authentic Tex-Mex, BBQ, locally brewed beers, and so much more! During the day the area is also very family-friendly.
  • Keep your eyes out for any festivals happening in the area during your time in Austin, Texas.

  • Hippie Hollow: known as Texas’ only clothing-optional beach, this area is on a limestone cliff above Lake Travis. This location is a must for those of us with an adventurous streak!
Renting a boat with a skipper

Yes, you can! With Click&Boat you have the option to rent a boat with or without a captain, depending on if you have the required boating license/qualifications.

For those who have a boat license, bareboat rentals are available. However, if you prefer to sit back and relax during your boating experience then you should choose to rent with a captain.

Our captains are local experts who know the area best! Let them show you all the top places to check out including, secluded beaches and coves, as well as give you recommendations on the best restaurants and bars. Sailing with a captain is guaranteed to be a great experience!

What boats should I rent?

Austin is known for party boats and in general, having a good time.

With Click&Boat, you can pick your dream boat from one of many choices.

  • If you’re looking to host a party on the water, check out our selection of pontoon boats and our half-day availabilities.
  • For those of you on a family vacation consider renting one of many motorboats available on our platform.

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