Policies

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910-523-6021
OUR POLICIES AT SOUTHPORT BOAT RENTALS

  • All rentals must have a driver that is 25yrs or older with 5 or more years of boating experience

  • Boat must be returned in same condition it leaves in. Charges will be incurred upon damage

  • Reservation not valid until confirmed by staff member by phone

  • To pay any service charge for misuse of the boat

  • Renters are responsible for any cost or expenses in the collection of debts due to damage of the boats

  • A $300 security deposit will be held and reimbursed after rental period upon checking the boat for damage (please see cancellation policy)

  • No ocean use

  • Boats are not allowed past Southport heading up the Cape Fear River

  • Fuel is NOT included and boats must be filled up before return. Marina is within a mile and will help with fuel

  • Pontoon Boats are not set up for fishing, the Carolina Skiffs are  

  • SPRAY SUNSCREEN is NOT to be used while aboard the boat. It can be applied while on the dock or beach

  • Please use the restroom and purchase any ice or water before you arrive as we have none on our dock.

  • BOAT SAFE, BE SMART, HAVE FUN!!!!!!!!!

CANCELLATION

  • 48hr notice on all cancellations or the deposit will be Non Refundable.

  • HOLIDAY WEEK renters must give 5 day notice on all cancellations or the deposit will be Non Refundable.

  • Weather- In the event of hazardous weather or rain there will be ZERO charge for cancellation. That decision can only be made at the TIME of the rental on the dock and not by any weather organization.

  • Weather- The renter may cancel before they leave the dock if bad weather is present. After the rental boat leaves the dock there will be no refunds if renter comes in early due to bad weather.