24′ Fishing/Cruising Pontoon

Each boat varies in layout.

w/40hp- Max 12 people

Fishing/Cruising                                         

1hr- $175                                 

2hr- $300                                                      

4hr- $450                                                      

6hr- $750

*Fishing Extra Hour- $100

**Prices are for the boat rental only – Rod Rentals and Bait available in store.

The Pontoons are 24′ and very stable and easy to operate even if you have never driven a boat! The pontoons can take up to 12 people. They vary with the layouts of each particular boat but they all have a center console drive, couches, canopy top, plenty of walking room and 40hp engines. You’ll be able to get to your favorite fishing spot or cruise around in no time!

Never boated? No problem, We’ll show you how! The Mates will get your boat ready, assist with loading, show you how to use the rods and go over the map with you, and go over the operation of the boat and functions before sending you off!

All the boats are already equipped with a bucket, net, bait knife, cutting board, map of surrounding areas and anchor! Rod rentals and bait are available in our store. You may bring anything else you like; food, drinks, & BYOB. Boats are also pet friendly!

24′ Cruising Only Pontoon

Cruiser pontoon

 

Cruising Rates

2hr- $400

4hr- $600

*Cruising Extra Hour – $125

Never boated? No problem, We’ll show you how! The Mates will get your boat ready, assist with loading, go over the map with you, and go over the operation of the boat and functions before sending you off!

All the boats are already equipped with a map of surrounding areas and anchor! You may bring anything else you like; food, drinks, & BYOB. Boats are also pet friendly!

More Information

Our boats are pontoons. The Pontoons are 24′ and very stable and easy to operate even if you have never driven a boat! The pontoons can take up to 12 people. They vary with the layouts of each particular boat but they all have a center console drive, couches, canopy top, plenty of walking room and 40hp engines. You’ll be able to get to your favorite fishing spot or cruise around in no time! Perfect for Cruising, Crabbing or Fishing!

Rental time slot period is 7am-6pm. Boats can go out as early as 7:30a and must be back to the dock by 6p. All you need to rent a boat is a valid drivers license and be 25 & over, a working cell phone and a major credit card for the $500 security deposit! Reservations are required. To reserve a boat, we just take your name and phone number and the time slot you want. There is also a $100 deposit for the reservation: Rentals over 4hrs is a $200 deposit (deposits are non-refundable except due to inclement weather). We will email you a link to pay the deposit online. You do need to arrive at least 30 minutes before your scheduled time for departure. You are now required to possess a New Jersey Saltwater License regulated by the State. You can register before hand at saltwaterregistry.nj.gov or you may do so at our store or easiest way is on your phone and take a screenshot of the license.

Learn more on the Boat Rental FAQ page or download the pdf here.

 CALL us at 609-391-8300 or 609-545-8736, TEXT 609-391-8300 or EMAIL OCFC300@gmail.com

Ocean City Fishing Center has a long reputation of satisfaction and a long time in business! Ocean City NJ Fishing Center is a family owned and operated business that cares about our customers and aim to provide a fun, family friendly environment that will become a staple in your summer vacation!

RESERVATIONS ARE STRONGLY SUGGESTED. WE KEEP IT EASY: ALL WE NEED TO MAKE A RESERVATION IS YOUR NAME, TIME SLOT YOU WANT TO GO,  A PHONE NUMBER AND THERE IS A NON REFUNDABLE $100 DEPOSIT ($200 for rentals over 4hrs). YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR THE TIME YOU RESERVE FOR! YOU DO NEED TO ARRIVE 30 MINUTES PRIOR TO YOUR RESERVATION AND IF YOU ARE LATE, WE CANNOT GUARANTEE THAT WE CAN EXTEND YOUR RENTAL SO PLEASE BE ON TIME!

Boats are not to exceed 12 people or 2600 pounds including people and equipment.

*NON REFUNDABLE DEPOSIT* is if you cancel. If it is a weather concern, boats still sail in light or intermittent rain. We will make weather call decisions in the morning. Should you go out and weather turns bad, you would receive a weather credit for your remaining time.