East Hampton is a small town on Long Island, New York. It’s also a boater’s paradise during the summer months! East Hampton was founded in 1648 and has kept its small town roots that visitors notice in the architecture and culture. It’s a seasonal destination that sees an influx of tourists from May to September. Celebrities and high-net-worth individuals are known to have a summer house in East Hampton.
Because it’s such a desirable place to visit and boat during the summer, Click&Boat offers plenty of boat rentals in East Hampton. We have vessels ranging in size and purpose for cruising around Long Island Sound, Block Island Sound, Vineyard Sound, and the Atlantic Ocean.
East Hampton is located in a prime location for enjoying New England by boat. If you look at a map, Long Island juts out from the eastern half of New York. It kind of looks like a crab claw.
East Hampton is surrounded by water — on one side is the wild Atlantic Ocean, on the other side is the protected Long Island Sound. There are plenty of opportunities to get on the water with a boat rental in East Hampton. And once you’re on the water, you won’t want to leave! You can cruise with a designated captain or bareboat with family and friends. Here’re some of the best sailing destinations from Long Island:
There are plenty of factors that influence boat rental prices in East Hampton as it’s a seasonal town. The size of the boat, model, number of guests, time of year, or the age of the yacht also play a role in determining private boat charter price. For instance, a new sailboat with a captain may cost more than renting a small motorboat that doesn’t require a crew. Plus, you have to consider extras including water toys or the number of days.
Because East Hampton is surrounded by water, it offers plenty of space to dock boats. Your boat rental or boat tour may start and end from one of these marinas in East Hampton:
There are plenty of things to do in East Hampton… during the summer months. During the winter, this small town basically shuts down. But during the summer, people flock to East Hampton to get away from the big city and enjoy the beach and surrounding water. It’s peaceful. You won’t find many (or any) nightclubs. Rather, it’s a great place to visit with your family or group of friends to relax.
East Hampton is the gateway to the Long Island Sound. During the summer months, this area sees an increase of boaters on the water either for charter, fishing, or personal use. While Long Island Sound is beautiful, it can be tricky to navigate without proper instruction. For one, it’s shallow and rocky in some areas, so boaters should have a basic understanding of chart navigation and tides before sailing in Long Island Sound.
That’s why renting a boat with a captain in the Hamptons is a great idea! Having a local captain assist with your boat rental in Long Island Sound is a gamechanger for an unforgettable sailing, boating, or fishing experience. A captain and/or crew may come as an additional cost to your rental, depending on the size of the boat, the number of crew, and other possible requests. Enjoy your private boat charter in East Hampton without the hassle of navigating the vessel!
In East Hampton, privately owned boats are available for rental. See other boats in the area.