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Sunset Boat Rental

Pontoon Boat Rentals in Bradenton-Palmetto, FL

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From $299

The Family Tritoon Boat Rental features two front loungers (all seats are very comfortable, with storage space underneath), two rear loungers, anyone center bench and a captain chair. This boat is another beautiful option for a fun family and friends day out at one of our popular destinations in the Palmetto-Bradenton area.

From $299.00

This “super fun” family-sized 2021 deckboat is both comfortable and the perfect alternative to a pontoon/tritoon. This Starcraft has a wide-open feel with wrap around seating, sea-decking on the front and back platforms, fresh water station, Jensen stereo and Simrad Go7 fish finder/GPS on board. 

Sunset Boat Rental is the only boat rental company located on the Manatee River. We offer deck boat and pontoon boat rentals with the least restrictions in the area. Many of our guests love to take a boat to Jewfish Key to catch the party with fellow boaters, while other love to explore the trails on Egmont Key. Egmont Key is also known for some great snorkeling and fishing off the old fort remnants on the west side of the island. While in the area Passage Key is a must see bird sanctuary which also is famous for its sand dollars, star fish, and many little creatures of the sea. Are you thinking of camping? Then Fort DeSoto should be on your list or you can go for the day and enjoy the sandy beaches they have. Snead’s Island is a nearby destination loved by locals as they can explore it by boat or by car, and take a nice swim with a deep channel just off the tip of the beach. We have many visitors that stay in a vacation rental in Palma Sola and rent the boat from us for the week while they are visiting. Anna Maria Island is the big island here in Manatee County that attracts beach goes from all over the world, we highly recommend you check out bean point during your vacation to Florida. If you are up to the challenge of finding an alligator you can go east up the Manatee River to see if you can find an alligator during your adventure or possibly a manatee or the dolphins that are known to frequent our waters. We are a family/disabled veteran-owned and operated business. What are you waiting for call us today to book your boat and start your Florida adventure!