St. Thomas: Powerboat Rentals & Charters

Rent a powerboat, and plan your own itinerary; stop at a few snorkeling spots, have a nice picnic on a deserted beach or a fun 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.

Featured Powerboats

  • 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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  • Vilocity Boat Rentals

    Your day, your way. We make suggestions, you decide the location and pace. From remote beaches, caves and hikes; to the more popular bars, restaurants and beaches. The local's choice for good reasons: our 33 x 10 foot power-boats are wide, roomy and stable in high seas. They feature twin 225 Yamaha outboards, a large Bimini top, built in coolers, shower, changing room, dry gear locker, plugin for your music device and snorkel gear. All this at reasonable rates and with some of the most knowledgeable and entertaining captains the islands have to offer. See us on Facebook and TripAdvisor!

  • Island Wilson Excursions

    Snorkeling - Sightseeing - Island Hopping - Whatever. Let Capt Wilson take you on an unforgettable trip aboard his incredibly smooth riding 30ft power catamaran, Deja Blue. Experience the pristine beaches, colorful reefs and tropical vistas of the Virgin Islands in stretch out comfort.

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  • Nauti Nymph Power Boat Rentals

    Nauti Nymph Powerboat Rentals has been voted the number one Powerboat Rental by readers of the Daily News and consistently receives the highest ratings. It is the largest and one of the longest established powerboat rental companies. The boats are beautifully appointed Fountains and Everglades. 29 to 35 feet, equipped with large bimini tops, ice chests, upholstered seating and all required safety gear. Your itinerary can include any destination between St. Thomas, St. John and Virgin Gorda in the privacy of your own boat. Nauti Nymph will assist with your itinerary for a bareboat or captained daytrip. For reservations: 1-800-734-7345. Website:

  • 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. Visit Trunk Bay St. John, Turtle Cove, The Baths, Virgin Gorda, Jost Van Dyke, 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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  • 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!

  • Captain Nautica

    Seeing the USVI and BVI is an experience of a lifetime! Captain Nautica has what it takes to make it even better! Plan your own trip or let us make suggestions. Up to 12 guests will be able to enjoy our 41' Bravo motorboat with twin-engine Yamaha outboards that will get you as far away as Virgin Gorda or Culebra. We also have 31' RIB motorboats available. All our boats feature a shaded Bimini top and the tour includes captain, gas, drinks, music, snorkel gear, fresh-water shower and, of course, water, sand and fun!

  • 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 power boats. 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 and our local captains can take you to places other companies won't! We look forward to spending the day with you!

  • VIBE Charters

    Welcome aboard VIBE Charters and our beautifully appointed 26 foot Glacier Bay Power Catamaran, VIBE 1. VIBE 1's stable platform, comfortable seating, fuel efficient engines and knowledgeable captain will transport you to your destination in style. Are you are craving a snorkel adventure in the stunning waters of the US or British Virgin Islands? Or simply a fun filled day of island hopping and sampling the wide variety of local beaches, restaurants and beach bars? Let VIBE Charters take you away from the ordinary and into the extraordinary! After all, It's Not Just Another Boat Ride!

  • 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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  • In Theory Charters

    In Theory is the perfect charter for relaxing or having an active, adventurous, fun filled day. This 40ft trawler offers day charters to the U.S. & British Virgin Islands. She is spacious and comfortable. One of the nice things about our boat is that the boat itself has a lot of room to wander around. Our trips range from swimming with turtles, to exploring ship wrecks, or hanging out on a deserted island. We would love to organize and plan your special event, birthday, wedding or cruise ship excursion. We donate $15 from each charter to a community organization; we appreciate your support and pay it forward.

  • 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 Check out our excellent reviews on Trip Advisor!

  • 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!

  • Magic Moments Luxury Excursions

    Explore the most beautiful destinations in the British and US Virgin Islands with the day charter company that was voted number ONE by readers of the Daily News and was awarded the Certificate of Excellence by Trip Advisor. This is a true, all inclusive luxury day excursion that takes you to the best destinations in the US and British Virgin Islands. Your yachts of choice are 45' Sea Rays or a 52' Sunseeker. Elegant cockpit space for lounging and dining,beautifully appointed interior , full bathrooms. French style continental breakfast, gourmet lunch with lobster ettouffee, chilled prawns, Caribbean chickensalad, homemade desserts, open bar.

  • Alternate Attitude

    The most breathtaking of adventures! The most competitive rates! A customized daylong excursion on Alternate Attitude will be the highlight of your Island memories, whether you snorkel with the turtles of Maho Bay, pub-crawl to Willie-T's and Foxy's, or explore our top-secret secluded beaches that only the most experienced captains know. Alternate Attitude is an eco-friendly 27' Pro-Line go-fast boat with twin Mercury 225 engines and a comfortable layout for up to 6 guests. Our wildly popular, affordable adventures fill up quickly, so book now! Remember the fun you had, not the bill afterwards!

  • 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!

  • St. Thomas 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

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