Boat Friendly Vacation Rentals

Sail into Serenity: Florida Vacation Rentals with Dock

Florida Vacation Rentals with Docks

Start your search for boat friendly Florida vacation rentals with docks in our vast selection below.

Elegant and spacious waterfront condominium

Marco Island Vacation Rentals

Perfect Location - Beach access~Marco Walk~ New Salt water Pool, Spa & Dock

Marco Island Vacation Rentals

Marco Island on the Water Newly renovated 3 bedroom 2 bath with beautiful waterviews

Marco Island Vacation Rentals

VILLA BONITA-5 Bedroom-Direct Boating Access

Marco Island Vacation Rentals

Boat Friendly Vacation Rentals with Docks in Florida

Florida has the most vacation rentals with docks to be found in the United States. Find the best and largest selection of boat friendly Florida rentals with docks and space for boat trailers too. Bring your boat along or rent one to keep at your waterfront home. Perfect for active families who love boating, fishing and scuba diving. There are over 190+ vacation rentals with docks on FLARBO

Florida vacation rental properties with docks can range in variety and there are hundreds of choices on FLARBO. Whether you are searching for a waterfront house rental for a larger group, a waterfront condo for a couple or small family, with a heated pool or a hot tub in the winter we have all kinds of Florida waterfront rentals for your perfect vacation.

  • Hosts often rent Florida waterfront rentals with docks for 7 night min stays with check in's on Fridays or Saturdays
  • Large luxury, waterfront rental hosts may rent their higher-end homes for shorter stays with check-ins on any day of the week
  • Nightly rentals of Florida vacation rental properties with docks can be found more readily in the low or off season

Is Florida a good place to rent a Vacation Rental with a Dock?

Florida Vacation Rentals by Owner Waterfront Properties with Docks

Looking for a Florida waterfront rental with a dock that has multiple amenities like a private pool or hot tub? Florida Rental By Owners is the gateway to finding your dream waterfront holiday home perfect for boating, kayaking and fishing. Walking out your back door straight to the dock is a luxury that many Florida visitors savour.

Florida Rental By Owners has hundreds of boat friendly and luxurious waterfront vacation rentals with docks to choose from. If you are looking for a boat friendly condo, townhouse or a villa with space for the entire family, Florida is one of the best areas to book a vacation rental with a dock. Bring your own boat or rent one nearby to explore thousands of channels, canals and inter-coastal waterways that Florida is known for.

What are some good cities to vacation with a boat in Florida?

Florida Keys Rentals with Docks - The Florida Keys are an excellent place to vacation with a boat in Florida. The Keys are a string of islands stretching approximately 120 miles from Key Largo to Key West and are surrounded by crystal clear waters and stunning marine life. With a tropical climate, the area offers year-round boating opportunities and is home to numerous marinas and boat rental companies. Visitors can explore the area's beautiful coral reefs, sandbars, and uninhabited islands or cruise along the scenic Overseas Highway. Additionally, the Keys offer a unique island culture and laid-back atmosphere, with plenty of waterfront bars, restaurants, and attractions to enjoy. FLARBO has over 70 Florida Keys Rentals with Docks.

Anna Maria Island Rentals with Docks - Anna Maria Island is a great destination to vacation with a boat in Florida. Located on the Gulf of Mexico, this small barrier island off the coast of Bradenton offers easy access to some of the best boating and fishing in the state. There are numerous boat rental companies on the island, and visitors can explore the area's turquoise waters, secluded beaches, and scenic waterways. The island is also known for its charming, laid-back atmosphere and Old Florida feel, making it a great place to relax and unwind. FLARBO has over 40 Anna Maria Island Rentals with Docks.

Cape Coral Rentals with Docks - Cape Coral is a great city to vacation with a boat in Florida! Located in Southwest Florida, Cape Coral is home to more than 400 miles of canals, making it a popular destination for boating enthusiasts. The city's waterways provide easy access to the Gulf of Mexico and a variety of nearby islands and beaches. There are also numerous marinas and boat rental companies in the area, as well as waterfront restaurants and bars to enjoy.

Marco Island Rentals with Docks - Marco Island is another great place to vacation with a boat in Florida. Located in Southwest Florida, this barrier island offers easy access to the Gulf of Mexico and a variety of nearby islands, beaches, and waterways. The area is home to several marinas and boat rental companies, and visitors can explore the Ten Thousand Islands or cruise along the Marco River. The island is also known for its stunning sunsets, white sand beaches, and abundant wildlife, making it a great place to relax and enjoy the natural beauty of the region.

Southwest Florida Rentals with Docks - In the breathtaking region of Southwest Florida, we offer an array of vacation rentals with private docks, allowing you to enjoy the best of both worlds - land and sea. From charming cottages along the Gulf Coast to luxurious villas in the heart of Naples, these rentals come with the added convenience of having your own dock. Imagine waking up to stunning waterfront views, taking your boat out for a leisurely cruise, or indulging in some world-class fishing right from your doorstep. Southwest Florida's rentals with docks promise an unforgettable experience for water enthusiasts.

South East Florida Rentals with Docks - For those seeking a dynamic blend of culture, nightlife, and seaside splendor, Southeast Florida is a must-visit destination. Our vacation rentals with private docks in this region provide you with an unparalleled experience. From Miami's vibrant energy to the charm of the Florida Keys, these rentals grant you the freedom to sail along the Intracoastal Waterway, venture to picturesque islands, and dock your boat right at your doorstep. Southeast Florida's rentals with docks are your ticket to a coastal paradise where every day feels like a tropical getaway.

Northwest Florida Rentals with Docks - Discover the unspoiled beauty of Northwest Florida while staying in our vacation rentals with private docks. Whether you prefer the serene coastal towns along the Emerald Coast or the peaceful tranquility of the Panhandle, our rentals offer a gateway to the Gulf's crystal-clear waters. With a private dock at your disposal, you can embark on fishing adventures, explore the nearby barrier islands, or simply unwind with the soothing sounds of the sea. Experience the ultimate beachfront lifestyle with our Northwest Florida rentals.

What do I need to know to rent a vacation rental with a dock in Florida?

Florida Boat Friendly Vacation Rental Information

The state of Florida has one of the longest coastlines in the USA. Throughout the coast there are waterfront vacation rentals in different cities and each have their own rental rules and regulations depending on the zone the property is situated in. Stay periods for vacation rentals with docks vary by area throughout the state of Florida.

Typical Stay Periods - Florida Rentals with Docks

Florida vacation rentals with docks can be rented as follows depending on the area of the rental (city zone) and the host's preference.

  • nightly
  • weekly
  • monthly
  • seasonally (3 months or longer)
Typical Turnover Day

Depending on the rental zone Florida vacation rentals with docks most often have a Friday or Saturday turnover date during high season based on the municipal standards. Although this turnover date can vary by host.

  • Friday or Saturday during high season
  • Any day during low season
Florida Vacation Rentals with Docks Price Information
  • Low range from $48 per night
  • High range from $1,143 per night
  • Lower pricing is usually associated with vacation rentals that require a longer stay.
Florida Boat Friendly Vacation Rentals Booking Window

Florida is the most popular state to look for a boat friendly vacation rental with a dock. The best vacation rentals with docks book at least 9 months to 1 year in advance. Especially when there are unique events each year like lobster season, fishing tournaments, etc... On average for the state of Florida the booking window for boat firendly properties is 4 - 5 months in advance. Plan ahead to secure your favorite boat friendly rental!

Boat Friendly Vacation Rental Guest Retention

Florida visitors that are die-hard fishermen, boaters, kayakers and paddle boarders fall in love with waterfront locations that make their holiday easy and enjoyable return to book year after year. The lure of the Atlantic ocean and Gulf of Mexico is strong which keeps these vacation goers returning to the same waterfront vacation type year after year. Demand is high so we recommend booking as early as you can!

High Season for Florida Boat Friendly Vacation Rentals with Docks
High Season - March to August including all Major U.S. Holidays

High Season runs from March when the temperatures really start to warm up straight through to the end of August, including all major U.S. holidays. During this time, it is common for hosts and managers to rent their homes with turnover days only falling on Fridays or Saturdays, so it's a good idea to enter Friday or Saturday search dates to improve your results.

You can expect to pay the highest rates during the high-season running from March through to the third week of April where prices of larger homes can cost well over $1,300 per night. 

High season also runs through the summer months, May, June, July and August. This is where you can find local travelers from southern states like Florida, Georgia, and South Carolina who are escaping to the coast for cooler breezes and boating. 

Low Season for Florida Beachfront Vacation Rentals
Low Season - September to February

Low Season for boat friendly vacation rentals with docks runs from September to February excluding holidays. This is the best time to book a vacation rental at the lowest prices of the year. 

Florida Vacation Rentals with Dock Monthly Stays - Digital Nomads and Snowbird Rentals

Many people are opting to work away from their homes in tropical locations like Florida. Snowbirds and digital nomad travelers are looking for monthly and seasonal rental options. Choosing the filter specifically for monthly boat friendly vacation rentals renders 127 vacation rentals with docks for monthly stays.

Florida Boat Friendly Pet Friendly Rentals with Docks

Finding a dog friendly as well as a vacation rental with amenities like a dock in Florida is tricky. If you bring your pet you may want to look at waterfront beach houses with fenced backyards with shady areas. There are currently 76 Florida boat friendly - pet friendly vacation rentals with docks on FLARBO.

Florida Vacation Rentals with Docks - Weddings and Special Event Information

Not many hosts or regions of Florida permit events or weddings in property rentals. A large boat friendly house is a great opportunity to fit a bigger group heading to Florida for a destination wedding, special event or simply a fun family fishing getaway. Check the local noise ordinances with the hosts to understand what limitations you may have in your waterfront vacation rental. Parking ordinances are also something to consider which may limit parking at private residences. If you do rent a boat friendly vacation property for your special occasion be sure to abide by the rules and ask your host about restrictions. There are currently 8 Florida boat friendly rentals that are event friendly on FLARBO.

Vacation Rental Statistics about Florida Boat Friendly Rentals with Docks

Use the search filters on Florida Rental By Owners website to look for accommodations meeting your criteria.

Boat Friendly Vacation Rentals with a Dock, Pool and Hot Tub

Florida is well known for outdoor - living with its warm breezes and tropical weather. Travelers are viewing boat friendly houses as their destination while on holiday that have pools and hot tubs are ideal. There are many options for pools, and hot tubs which make this an ideal year-round destination.

Boat Friendly Vacation Rental Property Types

There are many boat friendly property types on Florida Rental By Owners for rent.

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