Welcome To Chicago Boat Rentals
Chicago’s top-rated gas powered boat rentals. You are the driver, which allows you and your group the privacy you deserve. BYOB and snack or we can have your food and drink waiting.
No Captain Needed
Easy to drive and private to your group!
Nothing says “summer” like going for a cruise on a gas powered pontoon boat with some drinks, good music and friends or family.
Bring The Family
Our river cruises offer family fun for kids and adults.
Chicago Boat Rentals will make your event unforgettable!
Birthday, Bachelor, Bachelorette, Reunions or Corporate Events
View Chicago From the Water
Cruise The Scenic Chicago River
Cruise the Chicago River on your private boat. Faster than the electric boats!
Covid- 19 UpdatesDue to Covid-19 our opening date was delayed. Our new opening date is June 12th.
We look forward to seeing everyone again this year!
Eight (8) Person Pontoon
Enjoy cruising the beautiful Chicago River for two (2) hours with up to eight (8) people. Gas Powered, automatic. simple to drive. Bluetooth capabilities so you can enjoy your favorite music. BYOB and snacks welcome or we will be happy to cater to you.
Twelve (12) Person Pontoon
Enjoy cruising the beautiful Chicago River for 2 hours with up to 12 people. The 12 person pontoon has more space and a table for snacks and drinks. BYOB and food or allow us to cater so you have less to carry,
Enjoy cruising the beautiful Chicago River for 2 hours with up to 8 or 12 people. This cruise includes the famous firework show located next to Navy Pier. This offer is available only Wednesday and Saturday nights, Memorial Day through Labor Day.