How To Rent a Yacht In Dubai (Complete Guide 2022)

Dubai is one of the most beautiful destinations in the world. To rent a yacht in Dubai is not only an interesting experience but also gives you the chance to experience nature in a way you probably would not have in any other situation.

Whether you just want to party with your friends, go on a solo yacht ride or want to give that special someone a treat in Dubai, yacht rentals is a perfect way to make that happen.

So, you’ve heard all the good things about Dubai, how the yacht ride feels and all that comes with it. Now you are ready for an adventure. But how do you go about the whole process to rent a yacht in Dubai?

In this article, we shall explain everything you need to know about renting a yacht in Dubai. Please read below.

What Are the Requirements to Rent a Yacht in Dubai?

Renting a yacht in Dubai is one of the easiest things you can do in this beautiful country, especially if you know just how to go about it.

Here are the requirements for renting a Yactch in Dubai.

Age Requirements

While this may not be a major worry for you because I guess you are already an adult, it is important for you to understand that there may be age limits on renting a yacht in Dubai. These age limits may vary from one yacht rentals company to another. However, the minimum age is mostly  18 years.

So if you are above 18 years of age, then you will most definitely not have any problems with this particular issue. However, some yacht rentals make room for you to come along with younger people.

But in such cases,  you have to inform the rentals expressly during your booking process. That way, they can make provisions for anything that may be needed to support the younger person on the yacht.

Financial Requirements

Of course, you knew this would pop up here.  And yes it did. While planning of going on a yacht ride in Dubai, you have to consider your financial capabilities as well. Think of the kind of yacht you can afford, how many hours you can afford to be on that yacht and your means of transport to and from the location.

Mind you, some yacht rental companies may also have other specified financial requirements that you must fulfil before getting on the yacht.

Under the next main heading, we shall discuss the prices of some of the yachts available in Dubai.

For now, just make sure you have your finances in order for that big cruise!

Personal Requirements and Route

One of the most important requirements to rent a yacht in Dubai is your personal requirements and route.

For sure you know the yacht can not probably pick you up from your hotel room and there are quite a number of destinations to visit as well so you need to make room for your pickup point and where you’ll pass.

Now, this is very important because if you fail to give the right details, you may not enjoy your cruise as much as you would want – plus, you may lose some extra money.

Apart from this, you may want to come along with some personal belongings including your pet. Some of these things are completely banned on the yacht so you may want to enquire from your rental company about their restrictions and all.

How Much Does it Cost to Rent a Yacht in Dubai?

And finally, we get to the question you’ve had on your mind for so long. How much at all does it cost to rent a yacht in Dubai?

So, there are two answers to this question. A short answer and a very long one too. Let me start with the short one.

Yachts in Dubai costs just as much as you can afford.

Not so convincing, right? Now let’s try the longer answer.

There are many types of yachts in Dubai and based on the size and how long you want to stay on the Yacht, you may be charged accordingly.

As of the time of writing this article, the lowest ticket for renting a Yacht in Dubai starts from AED 900 and goes to as high as AED 9,000 per hour.

Note that you can also hire these yachts for a full day at even higher prices with some costing from AED 12,000 to AED 100,000 per day.

Some of the yachts have lower capacity and can carry only a few people. These ones are usually private and cost much.

The most expensive Yachts however are the luxurious ones that cost around AED 5,000 per hour.

Also, it’s important to note that the cost of your yacht rental in Dubai may also depend on the activities you want to embark on while on the yacht.

The price for a fishing expedition will definitely be different from that of a cruise on the water. And finally, parties may cost extra money especially if the company will provide your food and water.

Do well to check the rental company’s site for their full pricing packages before deciding on which package to go for.

You can check our prices here.


Once in a while, you may want to unwind and refresh yourself for the newer days ahead. You want to settle down and quench all the stress burdening you. In such moments, Dubai is one great option you have on your plans.