Welcome to Rent Chicago Boats! We're Chicago's 1st pontoon rentals since 2001. Join us in celebrating our 20th Anniversary in 2020. We are located at the beautiful River City Marina, behind the bldg on the river at 800 South Wells Street; and 2 blocks south of Congress Parkway and the Loop. We have humbly served bridal parties, ladies groups, corporate groups, and families with their boating needs. We are event planners that co-produced over 600 wonderful bachelorette and bridal boat parties, 300 ladies nights out, 550 birthday boat parties, 250 friendship cruises, 350 corporate lunch and office meeting cruises and many other events. We invite you to JOIN Rent Chicago Boats for another great boating season!
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Current Events & Notices
Boating Social Distancing with Rent Chicago Boats RentChicagoBoats started in 2001 and has weathered many business and life storms from the economic down-turn in 2008 to Covid19. We are supportive of our clients and desire to invite them to join us in 2020 but also enhance their experience with us thru our Boating Social Distancing Read more about Rentchicagoboats.com’s Boating Social Distancing[…]
Rent Chicago Boats’ Multi-Paks are our version of a boat club without the high cost of membership. Multi-Paks are a great way to guarantee boat time with bonus time for you, your friends, family or office throughout a season especially during preferred dates, holidays, lakefront events, and Bear’s Games. Our Paks offer friends and family Read more about 2020 Rent Chicago Boats Multi-Paks[…]
Rent Chicago Boats is hosting its 19th annual Father’s Day Boating Weekend. Are you feeling a little guilty? Treat your Dad to a Father’s Day Boating experience and make him feel special. Dads love getting on the water to see the Chicago sites, do brunch on the boat or a night to see the city Read more about Father’s Day Weekend Boat Cruises in Chicago[…]
Who’s Ready for a Dock Party? Rent Chicago Boats offers dock party space for those who want to enjoy our “dock life” for a moment. Unless you know someone who owns a boat in any marina in Chicago, getting on a dock is virtually impossible. Rent Chicago Boats makes it possible! We incorporate our horseshoe Read more about Host Your Own Dock Party![…]
Getting on a boat is fun in Chicago, but it can be trying when your group is larger than 12 guests. RCBs’ Floatzilla is your solution. Floatzilla helps your group with 13-34 guests get on-board to insure your event’s success. RCB has 3 Floatzilla options: Golden Floatzilla: Granny & Grandpa Pontoons (13 to 22 Guests), Read more about Floatzilla LIVES![…]