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.

South County

Classic Cruises of Newport
Newport County
Charter the Schooner Madeleine, motor yacht Rum Runner II or the sailing cruise yacht Arabella. Private and corporate outings and daily harbor cruises.

Drifter Too
South County

Duck Land & Water Tours
South County
Experience a land and water adventure aboard the authentic WWII Military vehicle, Annie Phibious. Complete ride lasts 60-70 minutes. Reservations needed.

Early Bird
South County
Fishing charters for all species. Full customer participation. We catch fish!

East Bay Sailing Foundation
East Bay
Sailing instruction courses for children ages 6 and older and adults.

Eastern Passage Yachting Charters
Newport County
Sailboat charters only. Half and full day charters.

Edgewood Sailing School
Greater Providence
Teaching children and adults the skill and etiquette of sailing and racing since 1956. All levels of experience welcome. May-Oct.

Fan-Sea V Charter, Inc.
Warwick & West Bay
Focusing on corporate and private half and full-day trips in the Narragansett Bay.

Fishin' Off, Inc.
Newport County
Comfortable spacious, clean 36 foot live aboard trogan Cabin Cruiser located in Newport. Fish for blues, stripers, fluke or shark. Groups up to six people. All equipment provided. Beginners and seasoned anglers welcome. Other services offered cruising, sightseeing, presswork, race committees, diving, music festivals.

Flarherty Charters
Newport County
Fishing charters. Light tackle, live bait fishing, reef, rip and wreck fishing. Native captain with 35 years experience and a 99% success rate. Half or full day trips depart from scenic Castle Hill Resort on Ocean Drive. Free parking. Five minutes to fishing grounds.

Flyer Catamaran Excursions
East Bay
Enjoy scenic tours aboard a 57' Catamaran. Two-hour narrated tours, half-day and full day scheduled or private sailing cruises on Narragansett Bay, company outings, private parties and school groups. Individuals and groups up to 65 passengers. Departs daily from Longwharf, Newport.

Frances Fleet
South County
Lady Frances, Admiral Frances, Gail Frances, Captain Frances, State Street, Galilee, (mailing address) P.O. Box 3724, Peace Dale, 02883. Charter for fishing and whale watching, moonlight cruises, and fishing trips.

G.Willie Makit
Block Island
6 passenger charter boat. Inshore/offshore fishing around Bloack Island. 1/2 day, full-day, hourly rates. Beginner to expert level welcome. Tackle provided. Oldest charter on the Island, established in 1982.

Golden Goddess
South County

Hiz and Herz
South County
35', Power. Fully equipped fishing charter for up to 6 passengers. Inshore striped bass, bluefish, fluke, sea bass, scup, blackfish and offshore shark.

Hot Pursuit
South County
6 person charter boat. Sails from Snug Harbor. Hot Pursuit 37' power twin diesel inshore or offshore fishing charters for up to 6 passengers. Tackle provided. Capt. Charlie Johnson. 738-2427

Island Hi-Speed Ferry
South County
State of the art 149 passenger hi-speed catarmaran offering a seasonal ferry service to Block Island. Travel time-35 minutes. Reservations required.

J World Sailing School
Newport County
Sailing instruction for all levels at America’s top rated sailing school. Learn to sail, learn to cruise or learn to race.

Jackie Sea
South County

Jamestown and Newport Ferry
Newport County
A scenic boat tour of lower Narragansett Bay & Newport Harbor or combine a visit to your favouite Island destination for lunch, shopping and site seeing. An all - day pass allows on and off at all destinations. One way fares and private charter service also available.

Jessie M
South County

South County
Sport fishing charters.

South County
41 foot twin diesel sport fishing boat available for charter up to 6 passengers foor fishing or cruising. Fully equipped for tuna, shark, stripers, blues and all other species.

South County
Charter fishing for striped bass and blufish. Offshore trips for shark and tuna. Also available for inshore bottom fishing for fluke, scup and seabass.

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