July 20, 2017

FAQ’s

Do I need a reservation?

Preferably yes, to ensure your desired time is available.  You may call to reserve or book through our online reservation system.

How old must you be to rent a boat?

You must be at least 21 years old with a valid ID and credit card.  If you are born after July 1, 1972, you must have a MD boater’s safety certificate or you may obtain a temporary MD boater’s certificate through us.

Is the boat easy to drive?

Yes, it is as easy as driving a golf cart on the water.  It is powered by golf cart batteries and goes a maximum speed of 6 mph.  We provide a Google Map of the Annapolis waterways and creeks where our boats are meant to go.  We review the boat and the map before you depart.

Please describe the boats.

We have 22’ electric boats that have cushioned seats, table, canvas cover and windows that may be closed if necessary for weather / temperature conditions.

How many passengers does the boat seat?

The boat comfortably seats up to 10 adults.  Of course, kids are welcome. 

Are life vests provided?

Yes, our boats are coast guard compliant and we provide life vests for passengers of all ages.  Children under age 4 must wear a life vest. 

What can I bring with me?

You are welcome to bring any food and beverages.  Captain may not consume alcohol. 

May I bring my pet?

Sorry, but pets are not allowed onboard.  Exception may be made for service dogs.

Is there music on the boat?

We have a radio, CD player and hookup for a phone / iPod so you can ensure music of your choice.

What time should we arrive for our rental?

Arrive 30 minutes prior to your reservation departure time if you need a temporary boater’s safety certificate.  If do not need a temporary boater’s certificate you may arrive 15 minutes before your reservation departure time.

Can we swim or dock?

There is no swimming or docking, the boats do not have a swim ladder.  There is also no crabbing or fishing.

Where are you located? Where may we park?

We are located at 300 2nd street, on the Chart House dock. There is ample free on street and lot parking located near our boats.  You may also take a water taxi from City Dock to the Chart House dock.

 

What is it rains at the time of my reservation?

Our boats have a canvas cover and windows that may be closed.  Rain is not considered inclement weather.  If we must cancel your reservation due to inclement weather, reschedules are offered.

What if my plans change, I need to cancel?

You must contact us at least 48 hours before your reservation time for a rescheduled reservation time or company credit.

What if I am interested in obtaining a Permanent MD Boater’s Safety Certificate?

You can take an online or classroom course to earn the certificate.  For more information see: boat-ed.com.