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St. John: Powerboat Rentals & Charters

Rent a boat, power or sail, and plan your own itinerary; stop at a few snorkeling spots, have a nice picnic on a deserted beach or a fun family trip to a neighboring island. Boats include; 25-28′ Makos, 25′ Boston Whalers, 26′ Prowler Catamarans, 24′ Island Daysailers, among others. Rentals are usually equipped with iceboxes, so you can travel with food and drinks. Boat rental operators will advise you of good locations to visit and provide you with maps and directions. They prefer you have some experience with navigating a boat and some require knowledge of local waters. Captains are available if necessary for an extra fee, usually around $80 for ½ day and $115 for a full day. Prices range from around $280-$650 for ½ day rentals and $385-$700 for a full day, in addition to fuel consumed. Prices vary based on type and size of boat. Visit our featured boat rentals!

Elixir Charters

Elixir Charters

Elixir, a sixty foot custom Hatteras Motoryacht is the largest and finest day charter yacht in the Virgin Islands. Allow us to pamper you with an eggs benedict breakfast and filet mignon and lobster tail lunch served to you at a bronze sea turtle table on our shaded aft deck. Enjoy three fabulous snorkel/beachfront stops, top quality snorkel gear, double kayak, fast inflatable, double hammock, giant sun pad, air conditioned salon with Bose home theater system, and our open top shelf bar including vintage wine and champagne. Full day trips and sunset dinner cruises daily. BVI trips available on private charters. Unforgettable!


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St. John Boat Rental

St. John Boat Rental

Home of the $99 gas guarantee with the most professional crew in the islands. Pick from a variety of private charters boats legally certified for up to 12 passengers. We have boats for every budget starting at $450. Call for details (813) 465-2665 or visit stboat.com.


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Rockhoppin' Charters

Rockhoppin Charters

Explore the USVI or BVIs on board of our comfortable 32 FS Regulator Powerboat with twin Yamaha 250s. It has cushioned, forward-facing seating and will provide a comfortable, dry ride. Join us on a day trip, half day trip or sunset cruise out of Cruz Bay, St. John. Our experienced Captains Steve and Tyler can take you anywhere in the USVI or BVI: Jost van Dyke, Norman Island, Willy T, Peter Island, Cooper Island, Tortola, Virgin Gorda, Anegada... and will make sure you have a great day on the water. You can also use our new Easybreath Full Face Masks for free on your charter trip.


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Ocean Runner USVI

Ocean Runner USVI

Let us provide the best day of your vacation! Whether you want to visit the BVI, cruise around locally with or without a captain, or sail the beautiful Caribbean waters, we have what you need. Conveniently located right in Cruz Bay, we have the finest fleet of boat rentals available, as well as a team of knowledgeable captains ready to show you the best the islands have to offer. Each boat is equipped with a large cooler and Bluetooth speakers. Snorkel, GoPro, and fishing gear are available to personalize your experience! Learn more from our guests on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter!


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Sonic Charters

Sonic Charters

Sonic Charters offers private, custom day trips to the U.S. and British Virgin Islands on 32' Intrepid and 33' Jupiter center console powerboats. We also offer a 50' Sea Ray for a more luxurious experience. Whether you want to party the day away or lay back and unwind, we want to make it happen! With comfortable seating for up to 9 and capacity up to 12, Sonic Charters can provide unsurpassed luxury for a fun filled day. The USVI and BVI are an open canvas to explore; our local captains can take you to places other companies won't! We look forward to spending the day with you!

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$50 off with Sonic Charters. Whether you want to party the day away or lay back and unwind, we want to make it happen! We look forward to spending the day with you!

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Aqua Blue Charters

Aqua Blue Charters

Aqua Blue Charters is owner-operated, so we can provide you personalized service for your best day of island hopping in the BVI and USVI. Create your itinerary with your private captain and tour guide before your trip. From snorkeling in St. John and the Indians, lunch at the Willy T or on Jost Van Dyke to sipping afternoon drinks at Soggy Dollar, the day is yours. We believe our expert knowledge of the best cruising area in the world will exceed all of your expectations. Our boat Mojo, comes with snorkeling gear, drinking water, ice, tons of shade and bean bag chairs to provide the most comfortable ride possible.


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Beach Bum Boat Rentals

Beach Bum Boat Rentals

Don't just "rent a boat"... have the best day of your vacation! We have the largest selection and widest variety of stylish and comfortable boats for rent on St Thomas & St John. Large group? We can accommodate up to 32 people on one boat! Swim with turtles, rays and dolphin, lay on white sand beaches, sip a Painkiller in a hammock at the Soggy Dollar Bar, and enjoy the spectacular beaches of the U.S. & British Virgin Islands. Your captain will customize the perfect day for you. Flexible cruise ship schedules. Reserve your day early, we book up fast!


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Lion In Da Sun

Lion In Da Sun

Lion In Da Sun uses a 28ft Scout powerboat providing stability, speed, and open bow seating while island hopping on a day trip. Discover what the area is known for; snorkeling, beachside restaurants and bars and white sand beaches. Visit the BVI islands of Jost Van Dyke and Norman Island or head to the Baths for the day. Stay in U.S. waters and see all of what St. John has to offer in the bays and cays surrounding the island. Ultimately the entire trip is up to you; we are however more than pleased to help you design it and then boat you to the best day of your vacation!


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New Horizons II

New Horizons II

Explore the British Virgin Islands aboard a large comfortable powerboat " New Horizons II". Visit the Baths at Virgin Gorda, Guana Island for snorkeling at spectacular reefs, Marina Cay for Lunch, Jost Van Dyke and Soggy Dollar Bar. Enjoy breathtaking scenery on route and be entertained by our captain and crew's pirate stories and tales of island life. This excursion provides you with an open bar all day. Snorkeling equipment and Snorkel instruction are available. New Horizons II sets sail daily. Reservations are required. We hope to hear from you soon.


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Caribbean Blue Boat Charters

Caribbean Blue Boat Charters

AFFORDABLE PRICING for Families & Friends! Rent a Private Boat w/Captain! Our Stylish 36ft Marlins provide a most comfortable ride. Feel the wind as you cruise the islands. Listen to Buffet, Reggae or your choice from our 12 speaker surround sound. Your Day, Your Way! Snorkel w/ turtles, rays & tropical fish. Explore around St. John, visit The Baths, Virgin Gorda, Jost Van Dyke, Willy T's or relax on a beautiful beach. Call us today to help design an unforgettable trip! All things are possible! Includes seating up to 12ppl, snorkel gear & bathroom. Our Captains are FUN & experienced. Visit TripAdvisor/Facebook. Call or Text, we book up fast!


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Privateer Charters

Privateer Charters

Full and Half Day Private US and British Virgin Islands Powerboat Charters. Spend the day with us and experience the beauty of St. John, the white sand beaches of Jost van Dyke, snorkel the Caves of Norman Island, or enjoy the Baths in Virgin Gorda! Let us help you create the perfect day. With over twenty years of professional nautical experience, Captain Patrick Cena prides himself on providing guests with comfortable, safe excursions that exceed their expectations. Parties of up to six will ride comfortably in our beautifully appointed 27' Everglades powerboat. For more information visit www.privateercharters.com or email info@privateercharters.com. For reservations please call 888-727-0793.


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One Love Charters

One Love Charters

Experience the British Virgin Islands and the U.S. Virgin Islands the way the locals do! Book with One Love Charters and you'll be able to visit all the destinations the VI has to offer... Including the ones you can't read about! Whether you want to snorkel beautiful reefs, bar hop beach to beach, or just relax on the boat with an ice cold beverage in hand, One Love Charters will work to make your day with us the highlight of your vacation!


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Island Roots Charters

Island Roots Charters

PRIVATE CHARTERS within your BUDGET! Knowledgeable local captains. Boats of varying size and price range. Guaranteed the BEST DAY of your vacation! FULL DAY trips starting as low as $450.


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See and Ski Powerboat Rentals

See and Ski Powerboat Rentals

See and Ski is the choice for chartering a boat by the St. Thomas/St. John community. The fleet features 26' Prowler Cats, powered by fuel efficient and reliable engines, equipped with full biminis for extensive shade coverage, coolers, ample dry storage and freshwater showers for your comfort. Known for their smooth, dry ride, the twin hulls take all sea conditions easily. Island Hop, Beach Bar it, Fish, Dive, Spearfish or Snorkel. Checkout is streamlined. Your itinerary is individual to make it your day! Best Captains in the VI - experienced, knowledgeable & FUN! Explore, play, see & ski, the beauty of the Virgin Islands!


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Take It Easy

Take It Easy

What do Brad Pitt, Kenny Chesney, and Cate Blanchett all have in common? They all cruised on Take it Easy! Explore the islands in luxury! Completely customizable charters around St. Thomas, St. John and the BVI; the day is yours! Whether it's with family, friends, a wedding party, or private getaway; you will surely enjoy the crystal blue waters and the warm Caribbean sun with TAKE IT EASY. Two luxurious Sea Rays available; accommodating 12 passengers each in comfort and style. Full bar and light snacks included. Learn more on our website, or at www.facebook.com/takeiteasyvi. Check out our excellent reviews on Trip Advisor!


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Sunshine Daydream Charters

Sunshine Daydream Charters

Come explore all the U.S. and British Virgin Islands have to offer aboard Sunshine Daydream, your private ,owner-operated boat for the day. Snorkeling, island hopping, beach bars, shopping, whatever your pleasure let us show you the best day of your vacation! Sunshine Daydream offers spacious and comfortable seating in both the sun and shade for up to 10 guests, a large built in cooler stocked with ice and bottled water, top of the line Bluetooth sound system, swim noodles, and all the Coast Guard required safety gear to keep you and your loved ones safe while at sea.


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Island Flyer Catamaran Charters

Island Flyer Catamaran Charters

Island Flyer is a U.S. Coast Guard Inspected 36' catamaran certified to for up to 12 passengers. The ride is super smooth with plenty of room in the sun or shade. There is a head and private changing area with room below to store your things. Just a big fun boat. Captain and fuel are included! Beer, rum drinks, sodas and water are complementary. Private charters for small groups. Explore the USVI and BVI's. Choose your own itinerary. Call us, tell us what you would like to do, and we'll make it happen! We're all about customer service. We're here to make your trip memorable!


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