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Where to sail…..

San Diego is an ideal starting point for fun day trips filled with fishing and water sports with a group of friends as well as for longer journeys discovering the SoCal coastline.

  • Mission Bay- a haven for boat and jet ski lovers! Visit the local parks, lovely beaches and practise your water sport skills.
  • Shelter Island- considered to be where ‘locals come to sail away,’ the perfect spot to relax!
  • Coronado Island- just across from San Diego you can sail to this island, be sure to take a stroll downtown and through the beautiful neighborhoods and drop an anchor at Coronado Beach.
  • Mexico- located just south of the city, offers plenty of boating and fishing options.  
  • La Jolla Cove & Shores- found between cliffs, this beach is a snorkeler's paradise.
  • Santa Catalina Island- the perfect weekend trip that offers heavenly beaches and a Mediterranean-style town.
  • Los Angeles- head north passing Dana Point, San Clemente, and Newport Beach to America’s epicenter of music and motion picture production. Spend a night at Marina del Rey and get to know famous LA.  
  • Long Beach- escape the crowds in this little paradise, and enjoy the 11 miles of pristine shoreline.

Can I rent a boat in San Diego with a captain?

Yes, Click&Boat offers a range of boat rentals available with a captain in San Diego. Boating enthusiasts who do not have a boat license or are less experienced can rent a boat with a captain to enjoy the trip without any hassle or having to worry about navigation, anchorage, and docking.

For some charters, the request of a captain and/or crew may come at an additional price depending on the number of crew members needed, the size of the vessel, and if any other requests have been made.

What to do and see in San Diego?

The buzzing waterfront city of San Diego offers plenty of things you must see and do after a great day on the water!

  • Visit during the Festival of Sail- held during Labor Day, it is one of the West Coast’s most prominent boating jamborees that offers a marvelous display of boats.
  • On Independence Day, watch the fireworks from a deck of a boat rental or from the marina.
  • Explore Balboa Park’s zoo and museums.
  • Walk around the Embarcadero, along San Diego’s harbor-front promenade.
  • Get a feel for San Diego’s surf culture, try surfing or other water sport activities like stand-up paddle boarding or try a kayak rental.
  • For a great time, take a stroll in San Diego’s Old Town, and learn about the area’s history at Old Town San Diego State Historic Park.

Finding the best San Diego fishing charter

Fishing lovers will appreciate San Diego’s rich marine wildlife. Here, you can fish Yellow Fin, Mahi Mahi, and even Makos. One of the best fishing spots in the area is Coronado Island, home to a wildlife refuge as well! The lakes close to San Diego, including Lake Murray, Dixon Lake, and El Capital Reservoir also lend themselves to an unforgettable fishing adventure.

And with Click&Boat, you can browse through our selection of fishing charters in San Diego to book your next fishing trip!

Where to rent a boat in San Diego?

Click&Boat, the world’s leading boat rental service, offers a variety of boats for rent in San Diego, CA. From party boats to sailboats and motorboats- all you need is a few minutes to find and book your dream boat.

With our platform, take advantage of our integrated messaging tool for renters and owners. As well as big discounts, and our team of expert advisors ready to help you plan your boating trip.

So what do you say? Hop on board a bareboat charter with Click&Boat and explore the stunning SoCal Coast with a boat rental in San Diego!

  • Sailboat
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  • RIB
  • Catamaran
  • Gulet
  • Jet ski
  • Houseboat
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0 - 1 200+ $ /day
0 - 60 ft
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0 - 250 hp
2001 - 2022
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Boat Rental in San Diego with Click&Boat 

The sunny and warm city of San Diego, California is located close to the United States-Mexico border. It is known for its authentic surfing culture and is also a premier boating destination on the SoCal coast.

San Diego boat rentals are perfect for day, weekend, and weekly trips to top-tier beaches, dreamy islands, and colorful waterfront towns in the area. So are you ready for your sailing adventure?

What is the price to rent a boat in San Diego?

The cost to charter a boat in San Diego may vary depending on a couple of factors. Such as the type and ago of the vessel, duration of the rental and if extra options are requested (captain, crew, water sports equipment, etc... ) So when searching for your next yacht charter, be sure to consider these!

  • A sailboat rental in San Diego costs about $300/2 hours for 6 people on board. Larger sailboats, great for parties can cost $980/hour for 27 guests.
  • Hot tub boat rentals are available in San Diego with prices starting at $500/2 hours, accommodating 8 to 12 people for a cruise around Mission Bay.
  • Fishing charters start at $550/day for 4 guests aboard. For groups of 6 people, expect to pay $700/day.
  • Motorboat rentals in San Diego start at $750/day, accommodating 6 guests.
  • Luxury yacht charters on average cost $5,000/day.

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