Enjoy the Keys Like the Locals Do
Boating is the number one activity in Marathon, a city known for its residents’ love of the water.
With so many amazing attractions, fishing spots, marine sanctuaries, and famous beaches, there’s only one way to explore it all — on a boat. Book a Marathon boat rental and enjoy the Keys like the locals do, from the water!
Create Your Perfect Day on the Water
With 13 islands to explore, Marathon has something for everyone in the family, from wildlife encounters to reef diving to offshore fishing. In fact, it’s one of the best places to go boating in the United States. Florida Keys boat rentals make for a fun day on the water for the entire family or your group of friends. Create the perfect itinerary so you can visit the beautiful beaches, explore the coral reef, see turtles, and more!
However you dream of spending your day on the water, a boat rental makes it possible. Head to amazing sites for snorkeling and diving, or stop by a beautiful beach where you can relax on the sand and bask in the sunshine. Zip over to Key Colony Beach to snorkel at Coffins Patch or visit the Great White Heron National Wildlife Refuge. Another popular boating activity around Marathon is sandbar hopping! Load up your cooler and anchor at a sandbar where you can wade in the shallow water, toss a frisbee or let the dogs burn off some energy.
If you’re planning to stay close to shore – or want to do some unique sightseeing – take a slow cruise past the coastal and waterfront homes of Marathon. From tiny beach shacks to over-the-top mansions, you’re sure to get quite the show. Glimpse tiki and beach-style decor as well as gorgeous boats docked in front of their residences.
Anglers love Marathon for the unparalleled tarpon fishing, which offers action and excitement for fishing enthusiasts of all levels. You can also enjoy trolling for sailfish, wahoo, blue and white marlin, amberjack, and blackfin tuna in your own fishing boat. If you’re looking for a real challenge, try speargun fishing while diving over a reef. Typical catches from this method of fishing are hogfish and lionfish. Don’t forget as you zip around the waters of Marathon… dolphins and manatees are frequent visitors to this area! Keep an eye out for these friendly mammals. You might get to experience an up-close sighting!
Our boats are equipped with all coast guard approved safety items so you can feel secure while enjoying yourself on the beautiful waters of the Florida Keys.
Browse through our Marathon boat rental options, including pontoon and tritoon boats and ranging from four to eight hours. Ready to rent a boat? Reserve your boat vacation rental online!