Portland, ME could be the perfect boating playground for you
Well known for its stunning location, Portland is just crying out for you to discover its hidden gems with a sailboat, catamaran or motor yacht rental. Rent a boat with Sailo in Portland, and you’ll be able to enjoy the local scenery at its best. Take your time and unwind on the deck of your own private boat with captain, or take the helm and enjoy the thrill of being on the water on a bareboat charter in Maine.
Our finest inventory of private yacht charters in Portland, ME
There are currently 1 Sailo yacht charters waiting for you in Portland, ME. From a day trip on the water, to a week exploring (or more), it’s easy to find the perfect boat for you on Sailo. Our inventory includes 1 beautiful sailboats waiting to take you away. You’ll find numerous catamarans to charter in Maine. If you prefer, in Portland, Maine you’ll also have the choice of multiple motor yachts for an unforgettable trip. Throw the party of the year in Maine on the deck of your own party boat rental suitable for more than 13 guests: search the various options in Portland with Sailo and book the one for you.
How to find the ideal yacht for unforgettable yachting experiences
Sailo has the most advanced filters to help you find the perfect boat rental for an amazing experience on the water in Portland, ME. Start your search by choosing your start trip date, duration and number of guests. For a great day trip with your family or friends, you have the option to select 2, 4 hours or full day rentals. Depending on your preferences and budget, you may narrow your results by boat type and price range. The 'crew' filter allows you to check the boat rentals with the captain included in the price, skipper optional (paid as extra) or bareboats that you’ll captain yourself (boating resume required). Once you have laid your eyes on a boat you like in Maine, click on it to read the description, reviews and see more pics. We also recommend using our direct 'Message Owner' feature that allows you to start a conversation with the boat representative to ask away everything you want to know before you submit a booking request.
How much is it to charter a Portland, ME yacht for a day?
Whether you are looking to rent a yacht for a city sightseeing tour, a romantic sunset cruise or an active day on the water with your family or friends, we're confident you’ll find the best one for you on Sailo. The average starting price to charter a yacht in Portland is $1100. You can however find excellent affordable rentals from $250 and also elegant yacht charters that can go up to $6500 (service fee and mandatory extras not included).
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