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With thousands of bookable vacation rentals, GetABoat.Miami connects tourists and boat lovers, families, and vacationers looking for something more than a hotel for their trip. The GetABoat.Miami community offers families an array of rental Boats, Pontoons, Jet skis and Yachts. Discover boats in destinations that everyone dreams of visiting. All it takes is a quick GetABoat search to securely book your next vacation enjoyment. If you're traveling with a large group, you can find yachts on GetABoat that give you the space and comfort you need without sacrificing the amenities that matter most, all within your budget.
Once you’re booked, get ready for your excursion! Whether you pack travel-sized items in your luggage or you’re planning to pick up some odds and ends locally, there are a few essentials you should pack into your beach tote for a day offshore:

1. Broad-spectrum sunscreen protects against both UVA and UVB rays.
2. Sunglasses are a must-have.
3. A cover-up and a sun hat.
4. Waterproof smartphone cases.
5. Towels (If not provided by the captain.

We also recommend downloading our free application (available on iOS and Android) to stay up-to-date with communication from the captain and clarify any details around meeting location, weather, and tips.
With so many things to do in South Florida, you might be trying to decide between planning a boat rental or spending a day doing something on land.

There are tons of great reasons to book a boat rental in Miami, but here are our top seven.

1. Enjoy the relaxing and therapeutic benefits of being out on the water, which has been known to have a calming and rejuvenating effect on people
2. Get some natural Vitamin D from the sun (though we also recommend broad-spectrum sunscreen)
3. Spend time with friends and family, because it’s a great way to catch up
4. Learn something new, whether it’s seeing how a new-to-you type of watercraft operates or advancing your sailing skills
5. Take a break from electronics and devices for a few hours
6. Spot some interesting wildlife, ranging from sea and ocean birds to dolphins, whales, sharks, and more
7. Cool off during Miami’s hot and humid summer months, or bask in the relative warmth during Florida’s mild winters
8. Need more reasons to visit Miami, or want a more comprehensive guide to the beaches and things to do there? Check out this Miami Travel Guide for unique things to do to make the most of your vacation in Miami.