From sightseeing to whale watching, do more with a sailing charter in San Diego. There’s a good reason San Diego is called the finest city, so come find out why with a private boat rental from Sailo.
When it comes to Californian lifestyle, we think San Diego is the city that most encapsulates the Golden State ethos. Year round sunshine? Check. Beaches and surf culture? Check. Laid back but buzzing city? Check. And, of course, lots of opportunity to play on the water with your very own yacht charter!
Whatever experience you’re looking for, sailing in San Diego can mean many things. Serious sailors will love the opportunity to jump on board a classic sailing yacht or catamaran and enjoy that sunshine and sea air. For sightseeing or partying with a difference, charter a private yacht or a San Diego party boat rental to see a whole other side of such an amazing boating place.
In fact, San Diego is one of the most popular places in the USA to rent a private boat. And with a bareboat, or one of our captained San Diego sailing charters, you’ll be able to explore for an unforgettable day on the water.
Harbor or open seas?
San Diego is blessed with a fantastic natural harbor, giving everyone a safe spot to enjoy a private boat rental. Or if you prefer to head out into the open sea, it’s just a short trip around the headland. Take in the skyline of the city and spot sights such as the USS Midway, Cabrillo lighthouse and Ocean Beach pier.<
Wildlife and fishing
Down in SoCal, you’ll find yourself in a fisherman’s paradise. If you love game fishing, or if you prefer to catch a glimpse of whales and dolphins in the wild, then you’ll love our San Diego sailing charters.
Bahia Resort Hotel Marina
Cabrillo Isle Marina
Campland on the Bay Marina
Cortez Fuel Dock
Dana Landing Marina
Dana Landing Fuel Dock
Gold Coast Anchorage
Harbor Island West Fuel Dock
Half Moon Anchorage
Harbor Island West Marina
High Seas Fuel Dock
Hyatt Regency Mission Bay Spa and Marina
Kona Kai Marina
Islandia Hotel Marina
Marina Village Marina
Marriott San Diego Marina
Mission Bay Yacht Club
San Diego Yacht Club
San Diego City of: Police Department Harbor Unit
Sea World Marina
Shelter Island Marina
Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina
Shelter Cove Marina
Silver Gate Yacht Club
Southwestern Yacht Club
Sunroad Resort Marina
The Bay Club Hotel Marina
The Dana on Mission Bay
Point Loma Marina
Southern California is a game fishermans paradise, and a private fishing boat charter in San Diego will be an awesome day to remember. The seas around San Diego are home to bluefin tuna, marlin, barracuda, mako, yellowtail and bass. Your boat captain will be able to suggest the best places to go for the best chance of a great catch, and you might even spot whales and dolphins while you’re waiting for your catch to bite! Who knows, you might even catch tonight’s dinner...
A private harbor cruise is a great way to enjoy an unforgettable day on the water. Sightseeing is always better when you can escape the crowds, and what could be a more unique way to get your USS Midway selfie than from the deck of one of our private San Diego sailing charters? Another option for a harbor cruise in San Diego is for a romantic sunset cruise. With a captained yacht, take your loved one around the bay for an incredible experience on board a luxury motor yacht for the real wow factor.
There is nothing quite as spectacular as seeing whales in the wild. The waters of South California attract many different species of whales throughout the year, meaning it’s always a good time to go whale watching in San Diego. From orcas to humpback and blue whales, on our our San Diego sailing charters will make a great way to get close to these fantastic creatures. If you don’t spot whales, don’t worry, you’re very likely to spot dolphins on your private sailing trip, who often come up close to say hello.
Weddings, bachelor or bachelorettes, birthdays and anniversaries are all much more spectacular when you’re on a boat. Make your big day even more memorable, and choose from our selection of fantastic San Diego party boat rentals. You’ll find San Diego party boats on Sailo that can accommodate anything from a handful of close friends to up to 1200 people. A party boat is also a great venue for a corporate event or other occasion to dazzle your attendees. So if you’re looking for somewhere memorable and unique, take a look at our San Diego sailing charters suitable for parties.
If you’ve always wanted to learn to sail, San Diego is absolutely one of the best places to find your sea legs in America. Choose one of our private captained San Diego sailing charters will take you out into either the bay or the open water to explore and help you experience sailing in this beautiful part of the world. With the weather often very favorable, you’ll be able to choose from many options for boat charter, including classic monohull sail yachts or San Diego catamaran rentals.