Best Charter Boats in Los Angeles

Why These Charter Boats?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Los Angeles Charter Boats on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Read more about our selection process

Admiralty Sailing

Admiralty Sailing is a provider of boat charters in Marina del Rey that offers two to four-hour options. The operator takes individuals and families on unforgettable Santa Monica Bay adventures, and it runs sunset, birthday, and romantic cruises. The crew gives a “fish guarantee” to passengers 13 years and below, as a reward for wearing the required life jacket, and it gifts them with an anchovy plush toy if they do not spot even a single fish, whale, or dolphin during the trip. Admiralty Sailing also teaches adults and kids the art and science of boating as a lifestyle, and it accommodates requests for memorials and ash-scattering rituals.

Marina Del Rey, CA 90295


Blue Pacific Boating

Blue Pacific Boating provides bareboat charters in Marina del Rey that caters to hosts of social and corporate events. The operator offers yachts, cruisers, and racers, and it helps guests select the perfect fit for their wonderful, unforgettable Santa Monica Bay adventure. Blue Pacific Boating also engages in sales of seaworthy vessels, and it provides instruction for boating enthusiasts as well. The staff posts the rules of charter and other helpful information on the company website.

Marina Del Rey, CA 90292


Happiest Ours Marina Delray

Located in Marina Del Ray, California, Happiest Ours Marina Delray provides charter boat service to residents of the Greater Los Angeles metro area. Established in 2018, the business offers yacht rental services for special events. Charters are available in four-hour increments aboard the 12-passenger 60-foot luxury yacht Carver60 for special occasions such as wedding proposals, parties, events, live filming, and photo shoots. Day excursions to Catalina Bay are also available.

1700 Bora Bora
Marina Del Rey, CA 90292


Marina del Rey Boat Rentals

Marina del Rey Boat Rentals is a charter company in Marina del Rey. The staff provides powerboats, sailboats, and Duffy electric boats for individuals, couples, families, and tour groups, and it also offers human-powered craft, jet skis, and parasailing equipment. Marina del Rey Boat Rentals only accepts phone reservations.

Marina Del Rey, CA 90292


OnBoat Inc

Based in Marina Del Ray, OnBoat Inc. is a third-party charter yacht broker that offers boat charters throughout the Los Angeles area. It is the largest U.S. source of charter yachts and boats, party boats, and yacht rentals. It charters boats in L.A. from the largest recreational harbor in Marina Del Ray, with several popular packages available. Day trips and overnight trips are also available on 40-foot and larger yachts.

4424 Alla Rd Unit 2
Marina Del Rey, CA 01605


South Bay Sailing

South Bay Sailing is a provider of boat charters in Redondo Beach. The operator has a fleet of sleek and safe watercraft, and its array of chartering options enable individuals to come alone or with a group of friends. The trip types include romantic sunset cruises and champagne sails, although the staff welcomes ideas for private adventures. South Bay Sailing is a member of the American Sailing Association, and it also offers private instruction for enthusiasts and aspiring professionals, including children. Clients can visit the company website to know more about the services and policies.

Redondo Beach, CA 90277


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