Needing a yacht charter? 

Welcome to Costa Boat Charters, your boat rental company


Nothing compares a boat rental in the Costa del Sol…

…to sail in the Mediterranean sea with your own private yacht…

First of all, thank you for landing on our website and welcome.

Costa Boat Charters, the specialist in Boat rental Costa del Sol, yacht hire and boat parties, brings you a stylish activity and great value for money.

We are the number one boat rental company on the Costa del Sol

Any occasion is good for you to hire a boat to sail with Costa Boat Charters.

Boat charters are ideal for hen parties, stag do’s, birthdays, anniversaries, corporate events, team building, relaxing, family fun, romantic cruises, fishing trips, weddings, and almost any occasion you can imagine.


Stag Parties

Everything you need for an amazing party on the Costa Del Sol is a great party boat, and we have them all. We charter more boats for stag parties than anything else, and we have some unique optional extras to help make your party a bit more special.


Hen parties

Most of our boats are available on an hourly basis, and others specialize in half and full day charters. If you would like some extra help with your Hen Party preparations, or maybe your own cocktail waiter, we can supply optional extra hosts/hostesses.


Fishing Charters 

Specialist fishing boats from Benalmadena, Fuengirola, Marbella, Puerto Banus and Estepona. Fishing charters are popular with families, golf groups, stag party groups and anyone who enjoys the thrill of a catch. Why not combine your charter between fishing and a pleasure cruise, a great option for mixed interest groups.


Birthday parties

 If you are looking for somewhere a bit different to hold a birthday party in Spain, then you have found the perfect birthday party venue to celebrate. Costa Boat Charters have been successfully helping people celebrate their birthdays for many years. We strive to be one of the top party venues in the Costa del Sol and have helped many people celebrate their birthdays in style.


Corporate Events

For a unique venue for your next corporate event, consider the advantages of holding it on a boat trip in the Mediterranean sea. Sailing from Marbella, Benalmadena, Malaga, Puerto Banus, Sotogrande, Estepona we can offer you the private charter of one of our boats. Able to accommodate between 10 and 120 guests, we can tailor an event to meet your requirements.


Nautical Activities

For the adrenaline lovers, we have the best water-sports and attractions on the Costa del Sol. Experience the thrill of a Jet Sky sailing the Mediterranean waves, feel your heart pumping as you get launched in the air at high speed on the Aquarocket or you prefer to chill getting high flying across a beautiful sunset on Parasailing… You name it, we got it. Are you ready for the summer?

Fantastic experiences in scenarios that will take your breath away!

You can swim in the majestic blue waters of the Mediterranean listening to your favourite music. Watching dolphins from very close up, drive the boat and enjoy a unique celebration that you will always remember with those who you love

No other recreational activity compares to boat charters.

Costa Boat Charters offers the biggest boat choice on the Costa Del Sol including catamarans, traditional sailboats, motor boats, speedboats, fast ribs, luxury yachts, fishing boats and nautical activities.

We have the perfect boat for you, whether you are looking for a quiet and relaxing day to sunbathe and enjoy the scenery or party hard

Costa Boat Charters have even more boats in our database so if you cannot find exactly what you are looking for please make an enquiry.

Boat charters FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions on boat charters

What should I bring with me for the charter?

Suggestions include a camera, sun-cream, towel, swimming costume and a snorkel mask if you like. Music CDs.

Do I have to be a good swimmer to go on the boat?

Non-swimmers are welcome and all boats carry suitable buoyancy / life-jackets.

Is a boat charter safe for children?

Yes, we work with experienced and diligent Captains, and with thousands of charters undertaken, we hold a 100% safety record.

Am I likely to see dolphins on my charter?

We have a high success rate during the peak summer months when the water is warmer and we also enjoy sightings all year round. We consider dolphin watching as an added bonus to our overall charter service – there is no guarantee you will spot dolphins on your trip.

Is there assistance for wheelchair users in the port and boat?

A lot of boats are spacious enough and offer ramp access, please let us know on the enquiry form that assistance is required.

Do I need extra drinks on the boat?

The typical charter boat (including our own) provide one free drink per person per hour, which is normally a 33cl can. We advise thirsty passengers to order extra in advance, extra beers are delivered chilled which is also beneficial due to the small size of boat fridges.

Can I bring my own food/drink to the boat?

Policy varies between boats but in general, this is not a problem although we advise passengers to get advance confirmation by informing us.

Can I smoke on the boat?

Yes, boats permit smoking on the rear deck so that no other passenger is affected.

When should I arrive at the port before the boat departure?

As early as possible to avoid any potential delay. We advise passengers to locate the boat departure point well in advance.

Can I cancel my boat charter booking?

As per standard booking terms, you can cancel your boat charter and get a full refund (or re-schedule) by giving us advance notice (7,14 or 30 days). A shorter notice cancellation can also be granted a refund if the time slot is re-sold.

Can I reserve the date and time for my charter?

Charters are normally booked on a first come first served basis but it is also possible to make a reservation with payment. Please contact us for details.

What happens if the weather is bad? Will the boat departure?

On the rare occasion, the weather/sea is not fit for travel and the boat Captain will decide to cancel departures. In this circumstance, we can either issue either a full refund or re-schedule your charter, whichever you prefer.

Can I choose my own charter itinerary?

Yes, or you can use one of the Captains tried and tested schedules, we can provide approximate sailing times for any locations you like.

Why was my payment rejected?

We reject PayPal payments where we are unable to carry out a booking request (e.g. the boat is unavailable on the day you specified). Check your email inbox for a booking failure notification from us, it will also include a list of alternative suggestions.

Do I have to pay in euros?

No, we use PayPal and you can choose any currency you like.

Are there other payment options?

Yes, bank transfer or cheque direct to the boat account, please contact us to make arrangements.

Is there an opportunity for snorkelling with Costa Boat Charters boats?

Yes, just request a stop for sea swimming with your Captain / Crew, please be aware that changes in water clarity means than good snorkelling is not always possible.

Can I get a discount if only 2 or 3 people are on the boat?

No, the charter boats are priced by the hour.

Do you provide bareboat charters?


Can you provide charters for other areas?

No, we only operate within the Costa Del Sol.

Can you help with a special party request?

Yes, please contact us to discuss your requirements. We have local suppliers for just about everything.

Any occasion is good for you to sail with Costa Boat Charters.