Affordable Boat Rentals for Fishing or Sightseeing

island boat rentalsPedder Bay Marina proudly maintains the largest and most affordable fleet of fishing boat rentals on Vancouver Island.

Choose from 17′ Hourstons or Double Eagle watercraft, both comfortable and easy to manoeuvre. Pedder Bay is minutes from fantastic salmon, halibut and bottom fishing, and we’ve got everything you need for your trip right here.

If sightseeing is more your speed you can take a trip filled with breath-taking scenery, Killer whales, bald eagles, otters, porpoises and colonies of huge sea lions in their natural habit.

If it’s fish you’re after, check out Dock Talk for the latest fishing hot spots, tackle tips and more!

Ready to book your boat?

Boats are booked at the resort on a first-come, first-served basis. Call 250-478-1771, or contact us online, for more information.

Fishing Boat Rentals

Pedder Bay has a fleet of well-maintained and easy-to-handle Hourston and Double Eagle boats.

Before you set out on your fishing or site seeing trip, we’ll go over a detailed boat safety checklist with you.  You do not need to have a Pleasure Craft Operator’s Card to rent a boat at Pedder Bay.

fishing boat rentals17′ Fibreglass Hourston Runabouts

  • 50 hp 4-stroke electric start, ½ canvas top, windshield, steering and controls up front, emergency kit, paddles
  • Rental includes net, rod holders, gaff, vest style lifejackets, fish tub and map

16′ Fibreglass Double Eagle Runabouts

Up to six people, two hour minimum rental.

  • 50 hp 4-stroke electric start, ½ canvas top, windshield, steering wheel and controls up front, emergency kit, paddles
  • Rental includes net, rod holders, gaff, vest style lifejackets, fish tub, compass and map

Fishing Boat Rental Rates

Year Round
17′ Fibreglass Hourston up to 4 people, 2 hour minimum rental $30 / hour
16′ Fibreglass Double Eagle up to 6 people, 2 hour minimum rental $25 / hour

Fuel is charged on a per-use basis — insurance and taxes are extra.

Gear Rental

Tackle box and a rod & reel rental is available for $12.00/trip. Downriggers are $10.00 each/trip

Other items also available for rental — call 250-478-1771 to inquire.

Any rental equipment that is lost or damaged is charged for upon return from trip. Unfortunately, insurance is not available for gear rentals.

Insurance

Damage protection insurance is recommended for the boat and motor. It is the responsibility of the renter to ensure the proper care of the vessel and that the guidelines set out are followed correctly.

Insurance is $10.

Stop waiting and start fishing!

 

Call 250-478-1771, or contact us online, for more information!

Our boats are available on a first come first served basis.

 

Private Charter Boats

Interested in a guided fishing charter? Book a trip on “The Seeker” and let one of our expert guides help you get that prized fish you’ve always dreamed of!