Jet Ski & Boat Rentals

Grab the reigns and explore the 2Howe Sound

Be it with a passenger boat or on your own Jetski, exploring the waterways of Squamish and the Howe Sound under your own direction and desires will lead to unforgettable adventures! With so many things to explore you are sure to fill your day with wonder and amusement. Our easy-access motor boat rentals in Squamish will lead you to ask yourself, why buy my own boat when I can rent one so effortlessly?  Don’t have a boating license?  Don’t worry, we can get you set up with a temporary boating license to get you out on the water in one of our same-day boat rentals.

Jet Ski & Boat Rentals in Squamish

Yamaha Waverunner VX Deluxe Jet Ski

With a small maneuverable vessel like a Jet Ski, anyone can learn to drive these watercraft’s with ease in no time.

Rental Details

Regardless of if you have a boat license of not, our friendly staff will go over local guidelines, water conditions and the machine’s controls prior to your departure. These Jetskis are most comfortable with 1-2 people per ski, but can fit up to 3 people each. Rentals include life vest for all participants, 1 wetsuit rental, safety equipment stored in the vessel and the first ¼ tank of gas. It is mandatory for all participants to wear a full wetsuit minimum 4mm.

17ft Rigid Hull Inflatable with 70HP Engine

Take your friends or family out for a tour of the Sound.

Rental Details

Our large inflatable boats can comfortably seat 5-6 people along with some travel necessities for a great day on the water. These coast guard style boats are great for all sorts of watersports activities from touring the Sound for hours on end to floating along in a warm cove. These boats give ample space for the whole family and are a great way to discover the beautiful waters of Squamish in a comfortable and mostly dry way. Rental includes the first tank of gas, up to 5 life vests (children and youth vests are available), oars, bailer and all the necessary safety equipment. Price is based on max occupancy of 5 persons. The boat can accommodate up to 7 people maximum with a surcharge of $20/hr/person for a 6th and 7th person. Pets are not permitted.

17ft Fiberglass Hourston with 70HP Engine

Take your friends or family out for a tour of the Sound.

Rental Details

Our smooth fiberglass boat can comfortably seat 4 people along with your essentials to enjoy a beautiful day out in the Howe Sound. This fiberglass style boats with tall canopy is the ideal boat for a day of boating. The canopy provides enjoyable shade and shelter from the wind or weather. Great for fishing, touring and relaxing, you will enjoy this smooth ride anywhere you go. Rental includes the first tank of gas, up to 5 life vests (children and youth vests are available), an anchor and all the necessary safety equipment. Price is based on max occupancy of up to 5 persons. The boat can accommodate up to 6 people maximum with a surcharge of $20/hr for a 6th person. Creative seating arrangements will need to be arranged by clients when in larger groups than 4. Pets are not permitted on this boat


  • All clients wishing to drive must be at least 21 years old, proficient in English and have a valid Driver’s License. There is a maximum of 2 permitted drivers per rental vessel.
  • No towing is permitted with any of our rental vessels. Wakeboarding services are available through Squamish Watersports Guided Services.
  • Our shortest rental period is 2 hours.
  • Rental period of less than 2 hours do not include the price of a Temporary Boat License. If the driver does not have a valid PCOC card, a temporary boat license and training can be completed for an additional $25 per driver.
  • A $1000 deposit is required for all motorboat rentals. This deposit must be paid in full prior to the rental period. If the vessel is returned undamaged the deposit will be refunded. If any damage is detected the deposit will be held until the damage can be properly assessed.
  • Credit Card information is also kept on file while the equipment is out for rental.
  • Rates advertised do not include additional fuel or applicable taxes.
  • We have a 48-hour Cancellation policy. The Full rental fee will be charged for any cancellations with less than 48 hours notice.
  • Jetski rentals are inclusive of 1/4 tank of fuel, boat rentals are inclusive of 1 full tank of fuel. Any additionally used fuel is charged at $3.3/L
  • No alcohol or drugs are permitted on the vessels. We reserve the right to search any bags being brought on board.
  • We reserve the right to cancel any reservation at the client’s expense at any time if the clients are showing signs of intoxication or disregard for safety and local water regulations.
  • Boat Licences are required. A maximum of 2 temporary boat licenses can be issued with every rental vessel for rentals of 2 hours or longer. For shorter rental periods, a temporary boat license can be issued for an additional $25 per driver.
  • GPS trackers are located on board all rental vessels.
  • Pets are not permitted on rental vessels

Our Rates and Policies are subject to change without notice.

Pleasure Craft / Boat License

Temporary Boat License

Anyone driving a boat in Canada requires a Pleasure Craft Licence. If you do not have one, don’t fret! We’ve got you covered. All Rentals of 3 hours or more include the necessary training to provide you a 1-day Boat License.

Temporary 1 Day Boat License Details
  • This temporary boat license is included in every boat rental package of 3 hours or longer.
  • For rental periods less than 3 hrs, a temporary boat license can be issues for an additional $25 per driver.
  • All boaters who wish to drive and do not have a boat license will be required to partake in a 40-minute training session to acquire a temporary boat license for the day. A Maximum of 2 licenses will be issues per vessel.
  • You are required to arrive at least 60 minutes prior to your rental time. This will help ensure that none of your rental time is used for the training session.
  • The training session is composed of a detailed package of written requirements, a check list and a 25 minute mandatory video that must be watched on site. It is our responsibility to ensure that all clients are familiar and understand all items on the list for everyone’s safety. If this process takes longer than anticipated, the session will continue until completed regardless of the rental period. Once the session is completed, the remainder of the rental period can be used by the clients. The rental period will not be rescheduled or delayed due to a longer training session.
  • This temporary boat license is only good for 1 day. If you come for multiple rentals you will need to complete the course each time unless you acquire a Pleasure Craft License.
  • Discounts to acquire your own PCOC through MyBoatCard.com are available, inquire for more details.

Pleasure Craft Operator Card

Wanting to get out on the water many times this summer? Consider doing the PCOC course online and get your permanent Pleasure Craft Operator’s License


PCOC Online Course Discount Available

Through Squamish Watersports you can receive 30% off your online course through myboatcard.com . Contact Us for more details! Take this few hour long online course to get your PCOC for life.

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