Santa Barbara, CA could be the perfect boating playground for you
Planning a sailing vacation in Santa Barbara? Enjoy the freedom of the open water on a private yacht charter from Sailo. Rent a boat from a couple of hours to a full day, to really explore California from Santa Barbara. With a licensed captain driving your boat rental with, you’ll be able to relax and discover those hidden gems with your friends or family. Prefer to skipper your yacht rental? Use our advanced filters to find your perfect bareboat charter on Sailo!
Learn how to find your yacht for extraordinary boating experiences
Wondering how to find the best charter for a memorable experience on the water in Santa Barbara, CA? We have created a set of advanced filters to help you navigate easily our database of Santa Barbara boat rentals and yacht charters, and find the one for you. First pick a start date and then choose your trip duration. You can go for an extraordinary of 2, 4 hours or full day experience. Next, select the number of guests, the type of boat and the price range you are comfortable with. The crew filter helps you narrow down the results to the boats with the captain included in the price, or bareboats that you’ll captain yourself. Choose the boat you want in California, to view more pics, read description and reviews. Message the owner if you have any questions or continue with your booking request.
How much does it cost to charter a yacht in Santa Barbara, CA?
Santa Barbara, CA yacht charters for daily trips are available at an average of $1100 per day. Cheaper boats (sometimes with no captain included) may be rented for $250. Our Santa Barbara premium charters may have price tags up to $6500, with crew, fuel, docking fees and other extras added to your budget.
Essential safety tips for recreational boating
Whether you’re renting a boat with captain or you choose a bareboat, always keep in mind this basic safety guidelines:
if you rent a captained charter, always pay close attention to your captain
walk slowly and never run onboard as you can easily slip and fall overboard
be mindful of stairs and hatches (never step on them)
if you go swimming, floating or paddling, stay away from other boats even if they are anchored or moored
pay attention to the other group members and make sure that everybody is accounted for at all times
Sustainable boating tips
Sailing is a great way to experience nature. So we like to remind everyone that keeping nature as beautiful as possible involves a little effort from all of us. Some of our tips for responsible boating include:
Don’t litter or throw waste overboard - take rubbish home and dispose of it responsibly
Eco-friendly sunblock can help prevent damage to marine life