FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
WHAT SHOULD I BRING ONBOARD?
Sunscreen (non-spray type) is very important as well as some type of hat. Perhaps a long sleeve cover-up to protect your skin from the sun rays. Sunglasses are essential and polarized lenses are especially helpful in reducing glare from the water’s surface, towels, sunscreen (non-spray type), cover-up, hat, and camera. Please wear white soled non-slip shoes.
HOW DO I RESERVE MY BOAT?
Depending on the boat a deposit of $100 to $1000 will lock your rental time and date. Once you find a time and place available we will be able to secure your rental (Up to 6 months in advance) with the deposit. Payment can be made via Venmo, Cashapp, Paypal or Zelle. Balance is due on the day of the rental.
DO I GET MY MONEY BACK IF I NEED TO CANCEL?
We refund 100% deposits if:
1. Trip is cancelled 4 business days before the scheduled reservation.
2. “Unforeseen circumstances” (i.e. death in immediate family, hospitalization) . Medical proof via certificate or emergency room report is required for return of deposit. COVID POSITIVE IS NOT A REASON FOR REFUND.
CAN I PLAY MY OWN MUSIC?
Absolutely! Rock your favorite playlist from your phone we have bluetooth speakers on board.
WHAT KIND OF FOOD MAY I BRING ON BOARD?
Typically, you should consider bringing the same things you might bring to the beach or a picnic. Snacks, beverages, lunch, sandwiches, paper plates, etc.
WHO MUST WEAR A LIFE JACKET?
Florida law requires all children 6 and under wear a Coast Guard Approved life jacket at all times while boating. We provide infant life jackets.
WHAT IS THE MINIMUM AMOUNT OF TIME I MAY RENT A BOAT?
A boat may be rented for a minimum of 2 hours unless it is a holiday weekend and then there is a 4-hour minimum.
CAN I ADD ADDITIONAL TIME TO THE END OF MY TRIP?
Yes, as long as we don’t have another charter booked afterwards, you can extend the time by hour. Price will vary depending on the boat/yacht.
CAN WE BRING ALCOHOL?
HOW SOON SHOULD I RESERVE MY BOAT?
TODAY! Hurry because AVAILABILITY IS LIMITED!
CAN I RESCHEDULE MY TRIP IF WEATHER IS BAD?
The Captain has the final decision in determining if a charter must be rescheduled due to extreme weather. Rain does not constitute grounds for cancellation or rescheduling.
IS GRATUITY INCLUDED IN THE CHARTER COST?
No, gratuity is not included in your total charter price, a customary 12% or greater gratuity is given directly to your captain/crew after your charter, depending on the service and overall experience of your charter. Your gratuity will be greatly appreciated by the captain and crew.
EXPERIENCE THE GOOD LIFE, MIAMI-STYLE
We have over 50 boats in our fleet and a talented staff of experienced captains and deck hands. Vacationers from all over the world choose Mr. Sea Miami Boat Rentals. Treat yourself to a relaxing day on the water and experience the good life, Miami-style.