Top 5 Yacht Charters In Puerto Vallarta, Mexico - Updated 2022


Puerto Vallarta is known for its pristine beaches by the Pacific Ocean, which are surrounded by the beautiful landscape of the Sierra Madre Mountains. Often regarded as the best representation of Mexican flavors, spirit, and hospitality, this bustling resort city is full of gastronomic hotspots and vibrant nightlife. Named after Ignacio Vallarta, a previous governor of Jalisco, Puerto Vallarta has been called many names, but always gives its guests the same memorable experience. Common activities that keep visitors coming back for more include sailing the calm waters at sunset, snorkeling to see marine life, or diving to admire the beautiful reefs. If you’re looking for a vacation filled with ocean views, bustling nightlife, and countless water activities, you’ll definitely want to check out these top yacht charters in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. Keep reading to learn more.

1. Luxury yacht with TV

This 66-feet (20.1-meters) luxury yacht is located in a gated dock that’s near several dining options, shops, and other leisure activities. It has three bedrooms and five beds, and it can host up to four guests. You’ll be able to stay comfortably and prepare your own meals since it has a kitchen with an induction stove and microwave.

The cabin has a bar counter, a dining area, and even a place to lounge and watch TV. Although you’re not allowed to take out the boat, there’s an additional fee if you wish to go fishing or go to Yelapa. The dock is a 20-minute drive away from the Malecon. Take note that pets aren’t allowed here.

66ft Yacht @ marina Vallarta, totally stylin'.
Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, Mexico
 Wifi Available
Boat 5 Beds 4 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

2. Romantic Catalina sailboat (from USD 784)

Suitable for up to seven guests, this 30-feet (9.1-meters) sailboat has four beds and one bedroom. This cozy space is ideal for a couple looking to have a romantic getaway or for a group looking to take a quick trip around the bay.

Geared more towards those who are interested in sailing and sightseeing, you can book various trips that will take you to Colomitos Beach or Maraikas. Part of the trip also includes taking you to eat at some of the best restaurants and enjoying some cocktails. The trips are booked per hour, depending on the destinations you wish to visit.

Velero Catalina 30 Pies para un viaje increíble
Boat 4 Beds 7 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 7

3. Lavish catamaran with Wi-Fi (from USD 1960)

This spacious catamaran is a 40-feet (12.2-meters) boat that features two separate living spaces with two bedrooms and two individual bathrooms on each side. It has a common kitchen, which is equipped with modern appliances.

You’ll enjoy having your meals in the cozy dining nook where you’ll have a panoramic view of the water. You can also relax on the comfortable lounge chairs in the stern, sip some cocktails, or sunbathe. As you’re sailing through the bay, you can upload photos to your social media since there’s Wi-Fi on this boat as well.

Vallarta Catamaran
 Wifi Available
Boat 4 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

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4. Sailing yacht with resort amenities

This 54-feet (16.5-meters) sailing yacht is a contemporary and stylish boat that has 3 modern bedrooms with individual ensuite bathrooms. It features a fully appointed kitchen that even has an oven and range hood for your cooking needs. The spacious deck is an ideal place to relax, especially when out in the open water, with room to fit up to a dozen people (although only two guests are allowed here).

Docked in Paradise Village Marina, there are numerous amenities for you to enjoy within the resort, including a pool, restaurants, and spas. Banderas Bay is within walking distance, where you will encounter marine life.

Sailing Yacht Edwina - PVR
Nuevo Vallarta, Nayarit, Mexico
 Wifi Available
Private room in boat 4 Beds 2 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

5. Spacious catamaran for 12 guests (from USD 1225)

If you’re planning a getaway with a large group, then this 40-feet (12.2-meters) catamaran is what you’re looking for. Able to accommodate up to 12 people, this boat features a dining area on the starboard side that can seat all your guests comfortably. There’s also a recreation deck where you can also enjoy meals or have a few drinks surrounded by the open sea.

There are four bedrooms and four bathrooms so that everyone can have their privacy. There is a platform on the rear as well, providing you with easy access to swim in the water and easily hop back on the boat. Docked in Marina Riviera Nayarit, a plethora of shops and restaurants are only minutes away.

Luxury 2019 40ft Catamaran 12 guests
Boat 4 Beds 12 Guests 4 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12

Experience the charms of Puerto Vallarta

If you want to experience an authentic Mexican-style vacation, then heading over to Puerto Vallarta is a must! With a vibrant nightlife, beaches, and sunset sailing, this resort city is a perfect vacation destination for those who want to have fun in the sun. This list of the top yacht charters in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, should help you get started on planning your trip.

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