Are you searching for boat hire in Auckland?
On this website you will find links to some of the best boat hire companies in Auckland and the surrounding areas.
You will also find special offers on boat hire, fishing charters, party boat hire and more. Just see the links to the right on each page.
Aucklands Hauraki Gulf is world famous for its fishing, sheltered waters, stunning islands and secluded beaches. Hiring a boat in Auckland allows you to experience some of the natural wonders Auckland and New Zealand have to offer.
There are many companies in Auckland that hire boats and you have options starting from short four hour hires to a full week or more. You will also have the option to have a hire boat launched for you and in the water ready to go on your arrival, or you can pickup a boat on a trailer, hook it up to your vehicle and drive to a boat ramp of your choosing.
When hiring a boat in Auckland many companies will require the following information:
Hire Bond: This bond can range from $200 - $1,500 and is fully refundable when the boat is returned as long as no damage has occurred to the boat and any additional equipment supplied.
Skipper License: Many boat hire companies will require at least one person to have a skippers license. This is not a legal requirement and some companies may not have this as a requirement to hire a boat. So if you or anybody travelling with you do not have a skippers license don't give up there are several companies the will hire about without one.
Photo Identification: All companies will require photo I.D. usually in the form of a drivers license or a passport.
Aucklands Hauraki Gulf has dozens of amazing fishing locations, beautiful Islands and wildlife in it natural enviroment. Hiring a boat to spend a day out on the water is a fantastic way to relax and enjoy a beautiful sunny New Zealand day.
If you are launching a boat in Aucklands CBD then their are several close boat ramp options including Mission Bay and Half Moon Bay. Launching at these locations will give you easy access to Rangitoto Islands, Waiheke Island, Aucklands East coast and more.
If you want to go fishing a bit further North then a short 30 - 60 minute drive can get you to boat ramps in Takapuna and better still the stunning Whangaparaoa Peninsula.
If launching your hire boat from Whangaparaoa you have four boat ramp options:
Launching a boat from the Whangaparaoa Peninsula will also give you much easier access to several stunning islands and more sheltered fishing locations.
Islands such as Tiritiri Matangi, Motuora, Kawau and Saddle Island are all within 30 minute by boat.