Top 11 Marina Del Rey Boat Rentals - Updated 2022


If there is one thing you should know about California is that it is home to so many people who love the water. Moreover, if you are one of the thousands of boating enthusiasts who plan to take a trip to this place, then you have to rent a boat in Marina del Rey. Whether you know everything there is to know about boats or simply someone who is a beginner, this is the place for you. There are a variety of things to do, including boat-riding activities and lessons. The majestic view of Marina del Rey from the water is something you should experience at least once in your life. If you don’t know where to start on this amazing adventure, check out these top Marina Del Rey boat rentals. Keep reading to find out more.

1. Cozy yacht that can sleep up to four people (from USD 269)

Even though this yacht only has 400 square feet of space, it’s well-equipped to accommodate a maximum of four people. There are two bedrooms inside, a small kitchen area with essential cookware and appliances, and a living room with a television. If you don’t like to cook, you can simply head out and try out some of the local restaurants.

While you’re outside, you can also take this opportunity to do a bit of sightseeing. Venice Beach and Marina Beach are only a few minutes away, and so are Abbot Kinney Boulevard and Muscle Beach Venice. Other attractions that might pique your interest are Universal Studios Hollywood and the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

Mysig Yacht Perfekt för 2 till 4 personer
14 reviews
Boat 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy :

Top guest reviews
the boat was very clean and in a great location
the boat was very clean inside and out in preparation for my stay
the community bathrooms/showers were very clean and had easy access
herbie is a great host
the owner was very nice and easy to work with
the owner was extremely kind and very easy to work with
great owner and awesome boat - get out of your comfort zone and do this :))
the location is also amazing as great restaurants within walking distance
plenty of entertainment and restaurants close by
it is super close but it is not an ensuite master bedroom
perfect for a couple looking for a unique private place in a great location
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2. Luxurious mini-yacht for two (from USD 145)

This mini-yacht can accommodate up to two guests and has one bedroom and a bath. You’ll have the entire houseboat to yourself, with access to the tandem kayaks. This rental is the perfect choice if you and your special someone are traveling around California. However, this rental is also a good choice for solo and business travelers. It is close to Marvin Baude Bike Trail, as well as a number of restaurants in Los Angeles. Activities that you can enjoy during your stay include kayaking and biking.

On the Water Luxury
Marina del Rey, California, United States
274 reviews Superhost
Houseboat 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
best sleep ever and the mattress was unbelievably comfortable
50 yards to the bathroom and shower wasn't bad just inconvenient
the bed is extremely comfortable and having the option of watching movies was a plus
awesome place super clean and well kept
the bathroom despite being a short walk is clean and the shower is great
no bathroom facilities on the boat itself but short walk up the pier to clean boaters-bathrooms
marina shower facilities were clean and convenient
the communal bathrooms were new very clean and only a quick walk from the boat
jon was a great host
jon was a great host
jon was super nice and knowledgeable a great host
jon was an awesome host and the cadence was a great experience
jon is the best host on airbnb
very private and secure location
great location with fantastic restaurants and beach a close peddle walk or paddle away
close to great restaurants in beautiful marina del ray
very quiet relaxing atmosphere with prime walking/biking distance from everything
for the price and the location i’d say this is the best place in the area
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3. Pet-friendly luxury yacht (from USD 300)

Traveling to this side of Los Angeles with your furry friend? It’s best to book your stay at this pet-friendly luxury boat that’s suitable for three people. The rental offers two bedrooms and a bathroom, along with a living room with entertainment facilities. The bow deck comes with a hanging sofa, a captain’s chair, and a table that’s perfect for sunset dining. There’s also an outdoor shower here and a shared bathroom at the marina.

Be ready for some water adventures as kayaks and paddleboards are provided by your hosts!

Boat at Marina
Marina del Rey, California, United States
20 reviews  Wifi Available
Boat 0 Beds 3 Guests 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 3

4. Luxury sailboat with gym access (from USD 30)

For a male solo traveler who prefers to be on the go, this shared room in a boat hosted by Max is an affordable place to stay in Marina Del Rey! This area of Los Angeles County sure isn’t cheap, so you’re getting one the best accommodation deals right here. Your boat rental comes with a private toilet, a dining area, a mini-kitchen, and access to the marina’s shared gym, pool, and shower rooms. This boat allows long-term renters and is pet-friendly too!

4 reviews  Wifi Available
Shared room in boat 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

5. Private boat close to attractions

Not only will this houseboat be a great date idea for you and your special someone, but it is also docked at one of California’s best locations: Venice Beach. This is a simple and affordable rental that is perfect for your next adventure. On another note, if you simply want to enjoy the company of your closest friends, this is also a good fit for that. It has one bedroom that can accommodate up to three guests. Guests are given access to a private parking area, TV and DVD player, a computer desk area, radio, and air purifier, among other necessities.

Under the Moon
Marina del Rey, California, United States
127 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Boat 4 Beds 1 Guest 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 1

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it was great to have all the extra amenities like a/c and tvs with internet and wifi
plenty of room to enjoy a movie on the tv without being all over each other
the bathroom and showers on the dock were sparkling clean and easily accessible
the marina facilities are beautiful and super clean
the facilities were clean and close to the slip
the place is clean offer nice views and convenient location
the host is very friendly and accommodating
super close to everything
the location was super convenient
wonderful unique place in a beautiful location at a great price very central and close to restaurants and bars
an absolute perfect location to unwind and relax
close to variety of restaurants and bars you can easily walk to as well
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6. Newly remodeled yacht for a quiet getaway

asdFor a cozy and luxurious boat rental for four people, check out Bri’s houseboat! Built with two bedrooms, this stunning 50’s yacht is perfect for sunbathing or a BBQ party with your closest friends. Inside, you have the convenience of a mini-kitchen, a full bathroom, and Wi-Fi. Take note that this boat is simply for lodging and not for sailing on the waters. Being in the marina, the rental is in close proximity to the best shops and restaurants in the area.

Beautiful Serene Marina del Rey
Marina del Rey, California, United States
12 reviews  Wifi Available
Houseboat 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
it was clean safe and comfortable
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7. Houseboat equipped with the latest technology

It is truly a wonderful thing to be able to live in the digital age when technology is at its finest. If you are a boating enthusiast who wants to experience the beauty of being on the water but still want to remain attached to our era’s inventions, then you may want to rent out this amazing houseboat. This houseboat for rent in Marina Del Rey is equipped with the Amazon Firestick, an electric fireplace, TV, fast and reliable internet connection, and even SUP boards that are entirely free of charge. This boat is docked on Marina del Ray, close to Santa Monica, Venice, and LAX. If you have safety and security concerns, don’t worry because the marina requires an access code for those who wish to enter.

Next Door to Venice - Toasty on the Water
Marina del Rey, California, United States
99 reviews
Boat 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it was great to have breakfast on the deck overlooking the other boats in the marina
the kitchen has a great coffee machine fridge and microwave
best sleep i've ever had on a business trip with the cool sea air and comfy bed
the table breaks down and turns into a queen bed which was extremely comfortable
the toilets on the dock are immaculate shower is brilliant also
but the place is clean and fun
the place was super clean & perfect for me
dock bathrooms were clean
the dockside toilets and showers were immaculately clean and fine for our short stay
the women's bathroom is clean men's was not
gina is a great host
gina is a great host
gina was awesome and a great host
host was helpful and flexible
roomy and the host was amazing
good location with parking options
extremely comfortable in a great location
it's super close venice beach and only 20 minutes too lax
as far as location it’s in a perfect spot
the location was perfect lots of great restaurants around
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8. Perfect boat for a water adventure

This gorgeous boat can accommodate up to 15 guests. If you and your friends are planning to go on an adventure, then you have to take this rental with you. The amenities at this Marina Del Rey houseboat rental include refrigerator, BBQ grill, sink, electric cooker, amazing surround sound system, and yoga mats, among others. Located on the harbor, this boat will definitely complete your weekend!

Gorgeous Boat on the Harbor
Marina del Rey, California, United States
32 reviews
Boat 4 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
everything is comfortable and clean
stefan's boat was clean and just like the pictures
the boat was very clean and actually larger than it looked in the photos
stefans friend patrick checked us in and he was really helpful in showing us around
patrick and stephen have an amazing boat and are great hosts
it was a pretty cool experience and stefan (host) was really welcoming and friendly
i had the best experience staying on the boat patrick and stefan were fantastic hosts
he was extremely responsive throughout the process and ensured that we had an amazing time
the location is great as there are plenty of restaurants nearby and of course the beach
the marina is close to restaurants and supermarkets which makes stocking up on supplies easy
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9. Luxury boat in a great location

This 30-foot (9.14-meter) luxury powerboat is more than just its size. In fact, this water vehicle offers a chance to stargaze and enjoy the sea breeze. It is also equipped with a mini-fridge, fast and reliable Wi-Fi connection, bike rentals, a microwave, laundry, bathroom with shower on board, and a TV. This boat can sleep two adults, so if you and your special someone are looking for a place to spend a romantic night under the stars, this is a good option.

Casa Del Wave
Marina del Rey, California, United States
17 reviews
Boat 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
james is a fantastic host--extremely responsive and helpful
james is very responsive and extremely accommodating
beautiful friendly and the best sunrise yet :)
incredible location and a super cool way to experience l
calm marina good to rest and near venice beach
location was perfect distance from beach and restaurants the view from the boat was incredible
james’ boat is a great place to stay near the beach
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10. Perfect yacht for group of six

perfect yacht for group of six
Source: Vrbo

Are you planning your next water adventure? Do you want it to be anything but ordinary? If you are someone who’s looking to rent a boat that spells out the word “luxury”, then you are in luck. This 63-foot (19.2-meter) yacht has two bedrooms, two bathrooms, a loft, and a kitchen and dining area. Do take note that events are not typically allowed on this boat while it is docked, but private cruises can be arranged with the owners. Nevertheless, this rental will definitely make your party of six stand out among the crowd. With a common area for leisure, clean towels, bedding, hairdryer, mirrors, and wireless internet, you really can’t ask for anything better.

63' Yacht - Like a Houseboat! 2Bd+2Bath+Loft+Kitchen+Dining
Marina del Rey, CA, US
6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

11. Furnished yacht close to Venice Beach

Perfect for romantic getaways, this elegant yacht rental named Love Is makes for a fine accommodation that will fill you with memories of Marina Del Rey. The yacht does feature two bedrooms and can sleep up to four guests. It is within walking distance of the famous Venice Beach and The Cheesecake Factory. Your boat comes with a cozy dining area and a brimming basket of gourmet snacks. Luxurious toiletries like L’occitane products, body scrubs, and lotion are provided during your stay too.

Elegant Yacht for rent next to Ritz Carlton Hotel with AMAZING Marina views
3 reviews  Wifi Available
house boat 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 1
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Find the right boat for your next water adventure

When it comes to finding a houseboat, there are a number of factors that you should consider to ensure that you are getting the best deal. You need to account for the number of guests because whether you’re planning a trip with the entire family or just some close friends, this will typically determine the rate and the boat’s level of luxury. Always check the amenities included in the offer - the more the better, as you need to consider your budget. The good thing is that there are plenty of boat rentals in Marina Del Rey, so you’ll have a lot to choose from!

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