Renting a yacht is the best way to discover Queenstown, New Zealand
Set sail from Queenstown to experience New Zealand from a whole other angle. With Sailo, you’ll find a great choice of boat rentals and yacht charters for everything from a day trip through to a longer sailing vacation. If you’re visiting Queenstown, New Zealand with friends or family, you’ll find ample choice to rent a boat with Sailo. Step aboard your own private yacht charter and discover another side to New Zealand.
Top Queenstown, New Zealand private boat rentals available for you
One of the best things to do in Queenstown, New Zealand is to step aboard your own private yacht charter and go explore! You’ll find 11 boats to rent in Queenstown with Sailo, giving you plenty of choice to live the dream on the water. Hit the water with one of our several sailboats. Fans of catamarans will also find 2 options available. You’ll also be able to choose from 6 beautiful motor yachts in Queenstown, New Zealand. Party like a celeb with your own party yacht rental for 13+ guests, with 3 available in Queenstown.
Learn how to find your yacht for extraordinary boating experiences
When you want to rent a yacht for a day in Queenstown, New Zealand, Sailo’s advanced filters are exactly what you need to find the best charter for your family or friends. Your search will be quick and easy when you use the proper filters to narrow your results. Start by setting the start date for your trip, duration (2, 4 hours, or full day) and the number of guests. When you use the 'Boat' filter, your options to choose from are beautiful sailboats, sleek motorboats or elegant catamarans, each offering a different kind of experience, depending on what you’re looking for. The 'Price' filter allows you to set your budget limits so you’ll be choosing from rentals suitable to it. Are you planning to captain your boat or looking for a relaxed day while a licensed captain helps you make the best of your charter? Use the 'Crew' filter to see only boats with captain included in the price or optional (extra) or bareboats you’ll be driving yourself. Queenstown, New Zealand is a great boating destination so when you see a boat you’d like for your family or friends, click on it to see more photos, read a detailed description and see the reviews and price details. One of the most important features available to you on the boat page is 'Message Owner'. Start a direct conversation with the owner to ask any questions you might have about your rental, discuss the itinerary, or make special arrangements.
How much does it cost to rent a Queenstown, New Zealand boat for a day?
The best Sailo deal for daily boat rentals in Queenstown, New Zealand starts at €250. The average price for a daily Queenstown charter is €1100, making it the best choice for a private sunset cruise, a sightseeing tour or an action-packed day on the water with family or friends! For those of you who are looking to splurge, check out our more expensive yachts, with prices up to €6500 (service fee and mandatory extras not included).
Will I be charged a security deposit for my Sailo charter?
Most of the boat owners require a boat rental refundable security deposit. The renter can check the security deposit amount at any time on the booking page. Upon instructions from the boat owner, Sailo will place a hold on the security deposit prior to the trip date or will notify the renter that the amount is due upon arrival at the marina, payable directly to the boat owner, in cash or by credit card. The funds will be released after the trip if there are no incidentals.
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