Boat rental in Marco Island

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Boat Rental in Marco Island with Click&Boat

Marco Island is Florida’s quiet paradise (literally called “Florida’s Paradise Coast”), located on the southwest coast in the Gulf of Mexico. Marco Island is known for its high-end resorts, protected parks, golf courses, white-sand beaches, and boating. Lots and lots of boating. With prime access to the calm warm waters of the Gulf, boat rental in Marco Island is a top thing to do. Visitors love to get on the water, either on a boat tour or fishing charter, to explore more of this quiet paradise and its surrounding nature.

Marco Island is just south of Naples and linked to the mainland by bridges. In fact, canals weave through most of Marco Island creating an ideal place for boating, paddle boarding, or kayaking. Boat rental in Marco Island is available with Click&Boat. We have plenty of vessels ranging in size and purpose for cruising around the Gulf of Mexico, Keewaydin Island, and Ten Thousand Islands.

Where to boat in Marco Island, Florida

Marco Island is an excellent spot for boaters, whether you rent a boat with a captain, join a boat tour, or book a fishing charter. The calm and non-crowded waters of the Gulf of Mexico make it a safe place to navigate. Plus, the southwest coast of Florida is sprinkled with untouched beaches. Rent a boat in Marco Island to explore beyond land excursions. A private boat charter may take you to remote islands, nature parks, or fishing grounds. Whether you’re planning a fishing trip or an extended sailing trip, consider these boating destinations from Marco Island:

  • Boat to Keewaydin Island, a little-known beach north of Marco Island. It’s a local favorite that has sandbars, sea shells, and opportunities to spot dolphins. It’s a nature preserve island so there are no cars or roads. It’s a private beach retreat accessible by boat renal from Marco Island.
  • Cruise to Naples, another boating paradise. The boat ride to Naples is somewhat long, but boaters are rewarded by a vibrant waterfront city with plenty of shopping, restaurants, and bars.
  • Discover Ten Thousand Islands, a chain of islands and remote inlets south of Marco Island. While the overall area is expansive, it’s a great spot for fishing or watching native wildlife.
  • Take a fishing charter out to the Gulf of Mexico to cast a line and catch local fish. Marco Island is known for sport fishing big game such as tarpon, snook, and redfish.

How much does it cost to rent a boat on Marco Island?

There are plenty of factors that influence the price of a Marco Island boat rental including the size of the boat, model, number of guests, time of year, or the age of the vessel. For instance, a luxury yacht charter may cost more than renting an older and slower pontoon boat. Plus, you have to consider extras including water toys or captain and crew. Motorboat rentals are the most popular boats on Marco Island.

  • Marco Island motorboat rentals start at $500/day and can cost up to $9,900/day depending on the size of the boat and number of guests.
  • A yacht rental in Marco Island starts at $7,500/day for 6 people. For a high-end luxury yacht charter, prices reach $9,900/day for up to 12 guests.

Harbors in Marco Island

Because Marco Island is so small, there’re not too many big marinas. But here are a few harbors that are ideal for boat rentals, boat tours, fishing charters, and kayak or paddleboard rentals:

  • Marco Island Marina is an excellent harbor for day boaters as it offers plenty of transient slips. It’s in a prime island location where you can watch the sunset next to the Jolley Bridge or enjoy some of the nicest views of the water from Marco Island.
  • Rose Marina offers deep water slips and direct access to the Gulf of Mexico and local inter-coastal waterways. They have a fuel dock and plenty of slips for boats of various sizes.
  • Isles of Capri Marina is a small harbor but has a waterfront restaurant to start or end your Marco Island boating adventure.
  • Safe Harbor Calusa Island is in the heart of Ten Thousand Islands with easy access to fishing and wildlife. Safe Harbor is a modern marina with updated amenities and facilities.

Things to do on Marco Island?

Prepare to enjoy nature and the great outdoors in Marco Island! Visitors love to get on the water, spend the day at the beach, visit national parks, or dine at outdoor restaurants. Marco Island is a great place to visit with family or friends who are excited to escape the crowds of Naples or Sanibel.

  • Check out The Esplanade in Marco Island, an area similar to America’s Main Street where you’ll find boutique shopping, fine dining, or luxury spas.
  • Visit the Everglades on an eco-tour to learn about and spot Florida’s wildlife such as alligators or sea turtles.
  • Explore Briggs Boardwalk Nature Center, a great place to spot birds or habitats of native animals.
  • Embark on a boat tour to spot dolphins and manatees!
  • Head to the JW Marriott during sunset to watch the fire dancers on the beach.
  • Enjoy cocktails and live music at Goodland.
  • Play golf at one of the luxury golf courses on the island, known to be frequented by a high net worth clientele!

Rent a boat with a captain in Marco Island

Click&Boat offers plenty of boat rental options with a captain or crew. When you rent a boat with a captain, you can enjoy the day without worrying about navigation, anchorage, docking, or boating laws in Florida.

Having a local captain assist with your boat rental in Marco Island 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 requests. Enjoy your private boat charter in Marco Island without the hassle of navigating the vessel!

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In Marco Island, privately owned boats are available for rental. See other boats in the area.

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