Boats for Hire and Charter

Boats for Hire and Charter

Boat rentals and charters to see Narragansett Bay on your own or with a captain.

Tours along the Blackstone River. Available for charter use and a number of regularly scheduled narrated and custom tours held throughout the warm weather months in addition to various educational programs.

Block Island Ferry Service is available year-round from Pt. Judith, RI and seasonally from Fort Adams in Newport, RI to Block Island town center (Old Harbor, RI).

Fishing Charters -catch big striped bass, tuna, and sharks on a fast, diesel powered Bertram 31. Inshore offshore, canyon and overnight fishing charters.


122 Locations Available in RI

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The following Boats are listed in order by establishment name. Click on the establishment name for additional details and contact information.

Patty J
South County
Twin Diesal Bertram Tuna Tower, 2 radars, 2 fish finders, 2 fishing chairs. Over 40 years of experience

Pearl Necklace
Newport County
USCG Certified, she carries up to 49 guests in stabilized comfort with uniformed, first class service; providing a unique and elegant setting that captures the splendor of a bygone era. A professional, congenial crew of 3 promises you a memorable day on the water.

Persuader Sportfishing Charters
South County
Fishing charters. 35' sportfishing boat capable of carrying up to 6 passengers.

South County
Twin diesel. All electronics, equipment for all types of fishing.

Priority Too
South County
Professional crew. Private groups can charter to fish for any species of fish local to our waters. All bait and tackle are provided. Fully insured and operated by USCG licenced captains.

Providence-Newport Ferry Service
Greater Providence
From Point Street Landing in Providence to and from Perrotti Park in downtown Newport. Offering hassle-free and relaxing one hour scenic ferry ride between two of Rhode Island's major tourist destinations.

South County
Fast 42 ft. custom NC Express. Captain with 40 yrs. USCG licensed experience, IGFA Certified Capt. Specializing in tuna, dolphin, marlin sharks, striped bass & bluefish. Sailing out of Snug Harbor Marina, Wakefield, RI.

Queen's River Kayaks
South County
Full service rental service: River trips, kayak rentals, group tours. All gear brought to waterside, and vehicle transportation included. Parking available. River adventures include: Queen's River, Wood River, and Pawcatuck River. Prices vary. Reservations required.

Newport County

Razin Kane
South County
41 foot Blackfin for sport fishing, photography, sightseeing, etc. Includes captain & mate. Up to 6 passengers. Over 20 years experience, sportfish in luxury, custom yacht with latest electronics and custom tackle.

Reel to Reel
South County
Rhode Island sport fishing at its finest. Fish for striped bass, bluefish, cod, shark, fluke, tuna and more.

South County
37' charter boat. Reservation only. Takes up to 6 passengers. Specializing in full + half day trips for Stripped Bass.

Rhode Island Bay Cruises
South County
Ninety-minute narrated cruises aboard the Millennium high-speed catamaran; includes nine lighthouses, ten islands, two bridges, Newport Harbor, Fort Adams, Aircraft Carriers and more. Reservations required. Jun-Aug.

Rhode Island Party & Charter Boat Association
South County
An association of 57 captains and 100 mates. The association members offer fishing, cruising, sightseeing, whale watching and diving trips on Narragansett Bay and the ocean off Rhode Island, Newport & Block Island. 57 charter boats and 5 party boats throughout RI Ports.

Rhode Island Yacht Charters
Warwick & West Bay
Motor and sail, 24' to 52' available for cruising, fishing, sailing, sunset, moonlight, dinner and overnight cruises. Bare boats available. Catering and special trips planned. Block Island, Nantucket, and Cuttyhunk. Pick up anywhere in the Bay area.

Roger Williams Park Boathouse
Greater Providence
Located in historic Roger Williams Park. Explore more than 100 acres of the Park's lakes and wildlife. Swan paddleboats, canoes or kayaks are available for rent at the Queen Anne-style Dalrymple Boathouse. Thirty minute historical boat tour of the Park's unique waterways, statues and landmarks available on an electric boat.

Rum Runner II
Newport County
Classic 1929 Elco motor yacht built during prohibition to carry rum. Now totally rebuilt and Coast Guard certified to carry up to 49 passengers on breathtaking tours of Newport Harbor and Narragansett Bay. Departs several times daily from Bannisters Wharf in Historic downtown Newport.

S/V Meltemi
South County
Full and half-day excursions sailing from Wickford. Special pick-ups by arrangement.

Sail Newport Sailing Center
Newport County
Sailboat rentals, private and group instruction for youths and adults. Sailboat storage and launching facilities.

South County
35 foot custom sportfisherman sailing out of Pt. Judith and Block Island

Samuel Slater Canal Boat
Blackstone Valley & Northern Rhode Island
Forty-foot canal boat is the only one of its kind plying American waters. Docked at its permanent docking area at Central Falls Landing, The boat can seat up to 12 for river tours and can be chartered for up to 4 as an overnight bed and breakfast.

Schooner Madeleine
Newport County
Classic 72' Schooner, specifically designed and built to carry up to 49 passengers easily and safely through local waters. Built during Prohibition to carry rum. Cruises depart several times daily from Bannisters Wharf in historic downtown Newport.

Sea Fox
South County

Sea Hawk Charters
South County
Sport fishing, cruises, photo work, race committee work. Narragansett Bay, Block ISland Sound & RI Sound. Your comfort & safety is our primary concern. We want your day with us to be the most enjoyable it can be for youand your guests.

Seascope Yacht Charters
Newport County
Classic Cup boats available for charter, team building, client entertaining, or family fun. America's Cup 12-Meter yachts and regattas: sail, fishing, and power boats 28' to 100'. Featuring the Tiedemann Collection: Gleam, Northern Light, M/V Pam, Mariner and M/V Fawan.

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