Hiring a Yacht in Dubai

Hiring a Yacht in Dubai

One of the great things about living in the UAE is being close to the ocean. This means there's always something fun to do on the water for everyone.

But the Arabian Gulf isn't the only place for water activities. Whether you're up for dinner on a dhow, a cruise down the Dubai canal, a relaxed fishing trip, or a party on a chartered yacht, the options are nearly endless.

Here are some of the best boat activities in the city:

Delicious Dinner Cruises

Dhow Cruise Tour

These beautifully lit, traditional dhows offer a gentle cruise in the heart of Dubai with soothing background music. It's a romantic cruise, perfect for an anniversary or when guests are visiting. Prices vary.

Happy Adventures Tourism

This Marina cruise on a luxury boat offers tasty dishes and a five-star experience against the backdrop of high-rise buildings. Ideal for special occasions or date nights. Cruises daily from 8pm, each about two hours.

Awesome Adventures on the Waves

Black Boats

For a luxury tour, Black Boats offers a five-star experience with tours starting from Dubai Marina and Business Bay. They provide sightseeing tours of Dubai's major attractions and private charters for larger groups. The Atlantis tour lasts 60 minutes, and the Burj Al Arab tour is an extra 30 minutes long. Daily tours from 9am-9pm. Early bird 10 percent discount for 9am bookings.

Splash Tours

Splash Tours offers trips around Dubai’s famous coastal landmarks and combo packages like a speed boat tour with desert safari, para-sailing, or a big bus city tour. Daily 9am-9pm.

Yellow Boats

For those wanting to see all of Dubai's landmarks in one trip, The Yellow Boats' 99-minute tour covers the Marina, Palm Jumeirah, Atlantis The Palm, and the Burj Al Arab. Or choose a slower-paced evening tour for sunset shots. Don't forget your camera! Daily tours 8am-8pm.

Amazing Fishing Trips

Deep Sea Fishing

Deep Sea Fishing offers a variety of boats, from luxury motor yachts to classic sailboats, to suit any captain's needs. Beginners are welcome, and an experienced crew is there to help you learn the basics. All equipment is provided, but experienced fishers can bring their own gear. At the end of the trip, fish cleaning services are available, so you can take your catch home. Make sure your cooking skills are ready! Open Mon-Sat 9am-6.30pm.

Fishing UAE

Located in the Marina, two 33ft motor yachts offer morning and afternoon trips for up to six people. Each package includes a four-hour private trip with two experienced crew members, all necessary equipment and bait, plus soft drinks and water. Feeling hungry? You can add an on-board barbecue. Common catches include barracudas. Daily trips 6am-10am and 2pm-6pm

Go Fishing Tours

Go Fishing Tours can help plan a fun day out for team-building, regular fishing, big game trips, special celebrations, or birthday parties. Boats can hold up to eight people, and trips include refreshments, snacks, bait, and fishing equipment. Time to cast a line! Daily tours 7am-10pm.

Rent Your Own Yacht

Cozmo Yachts

Take great photos at spots like Burj Al Arab, Atlantis, Cayenne Towers, Dubai Eye, One & Only The Palm, and Palm Jumeirah. You can also enjoy a cruise through Business Bay. Cozmo Yachts specializes in custom experiences, so feel free to ask for special requests. Daily charters available.

Easy Yacht

For a true Dubai experience, rent a private yacht. Easy Yacht has a fleet of comfortable, luxury yachts with various packages. Options range from the 36ft Mermaid, popular for fishing, to the 155ft Desert Rose. Daily charters available. 

Party Cruise Dubai

Party Cruise Dubai offers boats for all occasions, from small fishing boats to large yachts for up to 500 people. Boats must be rented for at least two to four hours, depending on the size. Each charter includes pick-up and drop-off services in Dubai and Sharjah, with an option to book a limousine. Sunset trips are also available. Free fishing gear, bait, lures, and cooking equipment are provided on all yachts, except the 33ft fishing boat. Daily charters available.

Xclusive Yachts

Xclusive Yachts offers great yacht rentals in Dubai at affordable prices. Choose from 16 yachts, including smaller boats and houseboats, with routes passing by Burj Al Arab, Atlantis the Palm, Jumeirah Beach Hotel, and more. You can also opt for an on-board barbecue and add extras like a photographer, transfers, and water sports activities. Daily charters 8.30am-10.30pm.


Renting a yacht in Dubai offers a unique experience combining luxury, adventure, and stunning views of the city. Options like Party Cruise Dubai and Xclusive Yachts let you pick a boat that fits your needs, whether for a special occasion or a relaxing day on the water. These packages often include extras like fishing gear, barbecues, and water sports, making your time on the yacht fun and memorable. If you want to explore Dubai's beautiful coastline in style, renting a yacht is a great option.

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