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Lake Tahoe
Boat Rentals

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    Rent a boat on Lake Tahoe

    Ever dream of being a boat captain or exploring Lake Tahoe on your own terms? At AWS, we encourage it!

    We rent a wide variety of boats including Sea Ray, Chaparral, Cobalt, Crownline and Formula – ranging from 21 feet to 35 feet in length. We are the only rental operator that offers luxury boats that you can captain yourself and enjoy the wonders of Lake Tahoe with your friends and family. Our fleet have capacities ranging from 6 to 13 passengers.

    Boat rental FAQs

    You must be 21 years or older with a valid drivers license to rent a boat.

    No, we only have motorboats.

    All our boats are open bow

    No, pets are not allowed. Service animals are allowed by law but will need documentation (no vests).

    Children, age 13 and younger, must always wear a life jacket.

    Unfortunately, you are not allowed to fish off our power boat rentals. Please see our guided fishing charters for more info on fishing in Lake Tahoe. 

    Yes, all our boats will have Biminis.

    We provide ice and towels on our boats.

    We provide a captain upon request at $75/hr

    Rental details

    To maximize your rental, please arrive 30 minutes prior to your reservation time to complete paperwork and receive your safety briefing.

    • All rental prices include gas & tax. There are NO hidden fees.
    • 3 hour minimum
    • Boats are equipped with towels, ice, operating instructions, and lake/area map.
    • Open damage deposit with a credit card is required.
    • AWS cares for the safety of your pets. Please leave your pets at home for their protection.

    Boat availability is subject to change.