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Don't just rent. Adventure!

Sunset Boat Rental is now Pirate Monkey Boat Rentals. Same crew, new name. Palmetto, Bradenton, Anna Maria Island Boat Rental.

Searching for the best boat rental experience near Palmetto, Bradenton or Anna Maria Island? Look no further than Pirate Monkey Boat Rentals! Our premium fleet of pontoon and deck boats make exploring the beautiful waters of Florida’s Gulf Coast a breeze. Whether you’re dreaming of a relaxing day on the water or angle for an adventurous fishing trip, we’ve got you covered. Our location in the heart of Palmetto, FL makes it easy to access the area’s top attractions. Our affordable prices ensure that everyone can enjoy the thrill of boating. So if you’re searching for pontoon boat rentals near me, come check out Pirate Monkey Boat Rentals and get ready for an unforgettable day on the water.

Boat rental Anna Maria Island, Boat rental Bradenton, Boat rental Palmetto

Why Pirate Monkey? Aside from our great location, our dedication to the customer experience. We strive to ensure your safety and opportunity for the best possible adventure on the water.

Jewfish Key Sandbar boat rental, Passage Key Island boat rental, Egmont Key boat rental, Fort Desoto boat rental, Manatee River boat rental

Choose a boat for your next adventure


Plan your day on the water

Anna Maria Island is a popular barrier island with miles of white sandy beaches between the beautiful turquoise waters of the Gulf of Mexico and peninsular Florida.

Jewfish Key sandbar is located between Longboat Key and Anna Maria Island. Known to be one of the most beautiful sandbars in Florida.

Fort De Soto popular activities include visiting the historic fort, lounging on the beautiful beach, playing in the white sand, and exploring the many trails, tidal pools, and unique lagoon.

Palma Sola Bay is a small bay located off the intercoastal waterway by Anna Maria Island. A popular destination for fishing, swimming, and viewing wildlife.

Confirm your boating license

Temporary Boating Safety CourseIn Florida, anyone born on or after January 1, 1988, who operates a vessel powered by 10 horsepower or more, must pass an approved boater safety course and have in their possession photographic identification and a boater safety identification card issued by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission.

For a temporary 90 day license (30 minutes to complete) please take the test HERE

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2023 Bradenton's Best Boat Rental

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About Pirate Monkey Boat Rentals

At Pirate Monkey Boat Rentals we believe in adventure for everyone, whether you’re a local, familiar with our pristine waters, or a visitor, eager to explore our nook of Florida coastline. We strive to make your day on the water a smooth process so the only surprises you encounter are fun. “Don’t just rent. Adventure!” is more than our tagline. Our entire crew embodies this passion, from our experienced dockhands, to our owners—a Special Ops veteran and his diabolical writer wife. When our clients return to the dock, sun-drenched and delighted, we’re reminded why we love what we do. We share in the adventure too.

Pirate Monkey Boat Rental is a marina based company located on the Manatee River. We offer deck boat and pontoon rentals with the least restrictions, and pride ourselves on a well-maintained fleet.