16′ Flats Boat Rental in Riviera Beach Marina
General Boat Rental Information
Renting your own private boat lets you explore exactly where you want to go on the waters off of West Palm Beach without forking over for a captained charter. This 16-foot Flats boat can fit you & up to 2 of your friends or family members—perfect for exploring the Intracoastal Waterway—and can be customized for a 2-, 4-, or 8-hour rental.
- West Palm Beach deck boat rental
- Captain your own boat in the Intracoastal Waterway
- Invite up to 2 of your friends for up to eight hours on the water
- Must be 25 or older to rent
Please Click On Sections Below To Read Our Policies
✅ Use of Boat
✅ Safety Equipment for your entire group
✅ Explanation of the local waterways on our large map
✅ Handy waterway map of the local area.
✅ Update of the current ocean conditions.
❌ Fuel and Taxes are NOT included in rental rates
Florida Boaters License Requirements: Anyone born in 1988 or after is required to have a boating license to operate on Florida waters. Pertaining to renting waverunners, temporary license tests are available by clicking the following link: TEMPORARY TEST Pertaining to renting powerboats, the lifetime boating test is offered at the following link: LIFETIME TEST
ADEQUATE BOATING EXPERIENCE: HAVE OPERATED A SIMILAR-IN-LENGTH AND SIMILAR-IN-POWER BOAT ON TIDAL AND NAVIGABLE WATERS(NON-LAKE) SAFELY AND PROPERLY ON A CONSISTENT BASIS FOR AT LEAST THE PRIOR 2 YEARS WITH THOROUGH NAVIGATIONAL AND OPERATIONAL KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE. IF A CUSTOMER ARRIVES AND ARE UNABLE TO PROVE THEY'RE QUALIFIED THE RENTAL DEPOSIT IS NOT REFUNDED.
👨✈️ NEED A CAPTAIN? If you have up to 6 passengers you can add one when you make your online reservation. Have more than 6 passengers? Call us for recommendations for Captains for larger groups over 6. PLEASE RESERVE CAPTAINS AT LEAST 1 DAY IN ADVANCE.
MINIMUM $1000.00 SECURITY DEPOSIT REQUIRED ON ALL RENTALS WITHOUT A CAPTAIN
🚤 Have Fun! 💦
Departure & Return
Blue Water Powerboat Rental, is located at the Riviera Beach Marina 200 East 13th Street.
Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your scheduled rental time.
Area 7 on the map below assures the shortest walk to our Boat Rental Shack / Dock. If a spot is not available, use any of the other lots shown in the site map below. Call us if you need help with your gear, and we can pick you up in our golf cart.
What To Expect When Booking & Day of Rental
Select your preferred day and time to go on an adventure with the Boat. Confirmation will be received at the time of booking
Our advanced online reservation system shows availability for each vessel based on availability for your desired pickup time and rental length. In the event, your specific vessel has not been returned in time for your pickup you will be upgraded to a similar boat to accommodate your party size and intended usage.
On the day of your rental, please arrive at Blue Water Powerboat Rental, located at 200 East 13th Street fifteen minutes prior to your launch time to complete the rental documents.
Upon completion of the paperwork and navigation tips, you will be shown to the boat by our friendly and professional staff.
When you board the Boat you will be shown the basic controls, location of safety equipment and direction to take while leaving the dock, and which channel marks to follow leaving & returning to our boat dock.
Enjoy your 2-hour, 4-hour, or 8-hour rental with your favorite people on board and the whole boat to yourself. Have an incredible time riding through the waves. Soak in the sun and the views of amazing homes and mega yachts along the way.
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.
- For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
- If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
- Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
- Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
Cancellations after 5:00 pm EST the day before your reserved time will forfeit the deposit
Understanding Vessel Classes
(S) Standard (seat 3-6 people), 16'-21'. These vessels are basic boats that, while inexpensive starting at 2 hours from $190, 4 hours from $250, 8 hours from $350, will provide for a fun-filled day on the water.
(O) Offshore Angler (seat 6-8 people),20'-27', These boats are center consoles ideal for going offshore to fish, while also being good for cruising the Intracoastal starting at 2 hours from $200 4 hours from $275, 8 hours from $375
(V) Versatility (seat 6-7 people), 20'-23', V-Hull boats such as dual consoles starting at 2 hours from $275, 4 hours from $400, 8 hours from $500, are suitable for going offshore or Intracoastal for cruising, fishing, and/or snorkeling inshore or offshore.
(H) High Occupancy (seat 8-13 people), 21'-24' deck boats or pontoons that are suitable for Intracoastal cruising with larger parties of people. Starting at 2 hours from $270, 4 hours from $370, 8 hours from $470, they are ideal for snorkeling at Peanut Island.