Newport Rental Boats


Do you need a boater's license?

No, you do not need a boater’s license to drive the Electric Boat.

How old do you have to be to operate an Electric Boat?

You must be 21 years old and over to rent out our Electric Boats, while anyone younger, must be supervised by someone 21 years of age and older on board.

Are we allowed to bring our own food and beverage on the Electric Boat?

Yes! You may bring your own food and beverage on the boat.

Is it legal to Drink Alcohol on a boat?

While it isn’t illegal to drink alcohol on a boat, it is against the law to operate a vessel while under the influence of intoxicating liquor or drugs. The blood alcohol limit for boating is the same as that for driving a car – 0.08%.

Do children count as a person on the Electric Boat?


Do we operate the Electric Boat ourselves?

You may operate the boat yourself, or you may hire a captain to operate the boat for a fee.

Is a reservation required to rent a Electric Boat?

Reservations are not required, however, are recommended to get a guaranteed time slot.

Are pets allowed on board?

Yes, pets are allowed on board for a fee. Service animals, however, are free at no charge.