Illinois, USA could be the perfect boating playground for you
Enjoy a one-of-a kind experience on the water in Illinois with your own private Sailo yacht charter. Whatever your sailing style; from experienced skipper, fishing fanatic or thrill seeker, to those who just want to relax on deck with your family or friends, you’ll be spoiled for choice. Rent a boat in Illinois with Sailo for a memorable day trip or a sailing vacation to remember.
Our finest inventory of private yacht charters in Illinois, USA
Step aboard your private yacht charter in Illinois, with a choice over 18 boats to rent from Sailo. We offer a selection of boats for all tastes, including 1 sailboats. You can also choose from 1 catamaran rentals. Want to see Illinois in style? Choose from one of our 5 motor yachts on Sailo.If you’re looking to host a party or a reception for more than 13 guests, you’ll also find 11 party boats in Illinois, for a truly memorable event.
How to find the ideal yacht for unforgettable yachting experiences
Sailo offers beautiful boat and yacht rentals at various price points in Illinois. Use our advanced filters to narrow your search by date, group size, and trip duration: 2 hrs, 4 hrs or full day charters. You can also choose the type of boat (sailboat, motorboat, catamaran) you want and go even further and look for a particular length, manufacturer and model. The price filter will help you see the available boats within your budget and the crew option is useful when you want to see boats with a skipper/captain included or only bareboats. Do you see a boat that you would like to rent in Illinois? Click on it to go to the next page to read more about it, see more photos, send a direct message to the owner to ask more questions or start creating your booking request right away!
How much is it to rent a yacht in Illinois?
You can charter a boat for a day in Illinois for an average of $1100 per day. The average price for a weekly boat rental is $3500. Your total budget for a boating trip in Illinois depends on many factors such as: trip duration, if captain and crew are included in the price or their cost have to be paid separately, fuel cost (which could be significantly higher on a motorboat compared to a sailboat) and other extras you choose to customize your experience in Illinois.
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
Guidelines to responsible yachting
If you’re looking to explore our beautiful planet, a yacht charter is a great place to start. Explore coral reefs with your snorkel, discover hidden bays and islands and generally enjoy the view of nature. Remember, that sailing motto: 'Take only photos, leave only wake' (OK, so we paraphrased). To be a responsible sailor, remember:
Don’t disturb coral or sealife
Take your trash home (and don’t throw anything in the sea)
Respect the locals and their customs wherever you go