Yacht Charters at San Francisco

City by the Bay

The early Franciscan fathers picked a beautiful spot overlooking San Francisco Bay to establish their original mission in the 1790’s. The city of San Francisco, famous for its hills and cable cars, holds numerous charming neighborhoods, such as winding Lombard Street, Coit tower, Fisherman’s wharf, and Golden Gate Park, designed by Olmstead, America’s greatest landscape architect. However, the sparkling city is best seen by boat rental from its famous bay. We have the best selection of boat rentals San Francisco and nearby locations of Sausalito, Oakland, or Berkley. Rent a yacht San Francisco to Alacatraz, Angel Island, or a yacht rental San Francisco to view the Golden Gate Bridge. The landmarks around San Francisco will be seen with a new perspective via a yacht rental. You have not truly experienced this city, however, until you rent a San Francisco yacht charter! Renting a yacht and experience the SF Bay is a great team building event.

Quick Facts

Suggested Airport
San Francisco Intl
Average Temperature
59°F / 15°C
Annual Sunny Days
More than 250
Best Boating Season
Spring/Summer/Fall
Stay Aboard Index
2 stars

Why charter a boat in San Francisco

OnBoat has curated a wide choice of San Francisco yacht rentals. We can find your perfect party boat rental San Francisco style, a catamaran boat rental San Francisco out to the bay for the day. You can also rent a boat San Francisco to Angel Island. Bring your favorite beverages and food for a yacht charter San Francisco style.

A tip to save money when looking for a San Francisco yacht for rent are our Oakland yacht rentals, Sausalito yacht rentals, Oakland boat rental, and yacht rental Berkley options. Many of these yachts for rent can also pick up downtown for a small additional fee. Next time you are in town, check out our San Francisco boat rentals. Book a wedding, bachelorette party, or corporate event from our party yacht rentals San Francisco. Nothing beats treating your friends and loved ones to a San Francisco boat rental. Charter your next birthday party boat has never been easier. The yacht can also serve as a perfect venue for team building and corporate events.

City by the Bay

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How to Book

When looking to charter a yacht in San Francisco, CA, OnBoat has made the process easy for you. With OnBoat, your San Francisco yacht rental is just a few clicks away. Then, you’re ready to set sail . We curate only the best boating experiences in the area. You can rest easy knowing you’re going on the perfect adventure. To get started, look through our San Francisco private boat rentals, find the style of yacht that you love and that fits your party size, then click “Book Now!” After you select the departure date, you’ll be sent a confirmation email. Lastly, get ready to take to the seas. For assistance booking your luxury yacht rental in San Francisco, contact us at 1-844-500-2628 ... Show more

What charter to choose: Luxury Sail in San Francisco Bay

Is San Francisco Bay among your desired sailing destinations? A beautiful 51 foot sailboat is for you. This magnificent boat can host you and up to 17 additional friends for a trip to remember. Set sail from Oakland, or sail from San Francisco on some other boats You can ask your captain to steer your boat to Alcatraz, or sail to the golden gate bridge. While navigating the waves on this 51-foot French build yacht, you will take in the sights of San Francisco bay, and just relax. Among all the California boat rentals, this one is a must-do.

What charter to choose: Party Boat in San Francisco

Choose one of our San Francisco party boats. This a top excursion for San Francisco bay boat rentals. You’ll embark from downtown or Berkley and enjoy a party on the water with your friends and family, as you take in the smell of the ocean breeze and sights around San Francisco. A yacht party in San Francisco is the perfect getaway for you and your closest friends.

What charter to choose: Schooner in San Francisco

Embarking from downtown is a schooner replica perfect for parties on San Francisco bay. You’re in for a fantastic aquatic adventure by choosing this San Francisco yacht rental for your large group. You and your party of up to 40 will ride on this beautiful replica of a historic schooner sailing boat. You and your boating party will be treated with gorgeous views of the San Francisco Harbor, the Alcatraz and Angel Island, and the famous golden gate bridge. If you’re looking for a group boat rental out of San Francisco then the Fitz Hugh Lane is the yacht for you. This is also perfect for a yacht party on San Francisco bay.

Before you board

Setting sail out on a yacht can be an exhilarating experience. To get the most out of it, keep a few things in mind. First, when voyaging avoid wearing high heels or hard-soled shoes, as these can cause expensive damage to the deck. Also bring some form of sunblock to protect your skin from dangerous UV exposure. Finally, contact the captain about what to bring aboard and what to keep on shore. Once you’ve booked your San Francisco yacht rental and boarded your boat, enjoy the ride!
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