Best Charter Boats in Fort Lauderdale

Why These Charter Boats?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Fort Lauderdale 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

Free To Be Boating

Free To Be Boating offers full or half-day private yacht charters out of Fort Lauderdale. The yacht, named Life is Good, is a 40-foot Sea Ray Sundancer featuring a full galley, two staterooms, and two bathrooms. Owner Aaron Richie has a U.S. Coast Guard Master’s license and 30 years of boating experience. Customers highly recommend Free To Be Boating for accommodating service, a skilled captain, and a memorable experience.

Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304


Taylor’d Yacht Charters

Taylor’d Yacht Charters is a Fort Lauderdale company specializing in luxury yacht charters to exotic destinations worldwide. The company works with over 1,500 yachts that are at least 100 feet long. Owners Sandy and Tom Taylor have spent over 15 years in various aspects of the yachting industry. Taylor’d Yacht Charters is a member of the Florida Yacht Brokers Association, Charter Yacht Brokers Association, and American Yacht Charter Association.

Fort Lauderdale, FL 33326


Yolo Boat Rentals

Yolo Boat Rentals has over 15 years of experience offering yacht charters and boat tours in the greater Fort Lauderdale area. Yolo has since expanded to Miami Beach, West Palm Beach, Hollywood Beach, and Boca Raton. In addition to yachts and boats, customers can also rent banana boats, jet skis, parasails, and snorkeling equipment.

Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308