What does it generally cost to rent a yacht in Dubai?
The yacht size and the trip time range you choose affect the yacht rental in Dubai prices. For instance, it costs AED 1000/hour and AED 10,000/day on average to book a 50 ft luxury yacht. Similarly, the cost of booking a 90 ft superyacht ranges from AED 1690-4000/hour and AED 41000-48000/day. Prices can go up to AED 14,990/hour and AED 359,000/day for booking a 220 ft yacht. You can select the yacht size based on the number of guests who will be joining you on the trip.
What’s included in a standard yacht charter trip price
While there are extra charges, the following factors are included in the total cost to rent a yacht in Dubai.
- A round trip on a luxury yacht
- Crew members and captain
- Pick up and drop off at the selected points
- Fuel expenses
- Safety equipment
A round trip on a luxury yacht
You can enjoy a trip aboard the luxury yacht model you select around Dubai as part of your booking costs. While some choose to charter a yacht for a party at the dock, some prefer to travel on it to an exact location. Choosing to go on a trip will add to the cost to rent a yacht in Dubai.
Crew members and captain
There will be a well-trained crew and captain onboard who will take care of all the passengers’ needs and ensure that you have a safe yachting experience.
Pick up and drop off at the selected points
You can choose to depart from and arrive at a number of locations in Dubai during your yacht trip. The major spots for pick-up and drop-off include Dubai Marina, Jumeirah Fishing Harbour, Marasi Marina, and Jabal Ali Marina.
The yacht’s fuel costs are covered under the total price at the time of booking.
The rental price covers refreshment options like water, ice, and soft drinks.
Each yacht is equipped with the latest safety equipment to ensure that you and your guests have a safe and stress-free experience onboard.
Extra costs to keep in mind while booking a yacht
While a yacht’s basic rental cost covers the significant expenses, there are certain additional charges that apply that you need to note. Take a look at them below.
- Live entertainment
- Food and beverages
You can choose to book a number of live entertainment options to spice up your yachting experience. This includes live music, a DJ, traditional dancers, and so on. The cost of booking these are not included in the rental price.
If you want a more personalized yachting experience, you can opt for decorations on the yacht at an additional cost.
You can enjoy a wide range of watersports activities while on a yacht trip through an extra booking. This includes jet skis, Sea bobs, donut rides, wakeboarding, and more.
Food and beverages
While the rental price covers water, soft drinks, and ice, any other food or beverage you want to have during the trip will cost you extra. You can select from several gourmet food packages at the time of booking. To make things even better, there is an option to hire a live chef to cook meals for you during the yacht trip.
Costs of booking yacht packages for special occasions
It is advised to book all-inclusive yacht packages in case you want to celebrate a milestone event.
There are yacht packages with fixed prices and inclusions you can book for special occasions. This is ideal if you are hoping to host an event on a yacht with no worries about additional charges. The following are some examples of the packages you can book.
- Anniversary celebration
- New Year’s Eve
- Corporate event
- Birthday bash
It is a popular option to pick a yacht trip to celebrate an anniversary as it offers the perfect romantic setting for the occasion. As part of an anniversary yacht package, you can expect theme-based decorations, flowers, music, lighting, and wine for a selected number of guests. You can book this on an 85 ft yacht for AED 10,000, a 76 ft model for AED 25,000, all for 10 people, and so on.
New Year’s Eve
Celebrating New Year’s Eve on a yacht is an excellent opportunity to get the best views of Dubai’s fireworks displays. Popular packages include food, drinks, and a sound system for a selected number of guests. You can book an 85 ft yacht package for AED 45,000, a 72 ft model for AED 75,000, and a 164 ft yacht for AED 350,000, apart from other options.
Corporate yacht packages are perfect for product launches, team-building activities, annual office events, and so on. The packages typically cover food and drinks and live entertainment. The cost to rent a yacht in Dubai for a corporate event for an 85 ft yacht range between AED 15000- and AED 20,000. This price is for 40 people and AED 75,000 for a 164 ft model for 35 people.
A standard birthday party yacht package includes attractive inclusions such as a birthday cake, food, drinks, a DJ, and decorations. The cost to rent a yacht in Dubai for birthday range from AED 15,000 for a 72 ft yacht to AED 30,000 for an 85 ft model to AED 75,000 for a 101 ft one.
Book the yacht that matches your needs
Now that you have a general idea of the prices for yacht rental in Dubai, you can explore the various options and pick the one that suits your requirements. The customer concierge service will guide you on the right options so that you can enjoy a fun and worry-free trip.