Malarky Charters

Yacht Rental San Diego |Up to 12 Guests

Enjoy the largest and most luxurious yacht rental in Mission Bay. Includes Captain & Crew, BYOB & Food!

Captain & Crew

Up to 12 Guests

BYOB & Food

girls on catamaran

About Us

Malarky Charters is San Diego’s finest luxury catamaran rental. You and 11 friends will embark on an adventure that will live in memory for a lifetime. Modern decor, smooth sailing, and abundant space ensure a comfortable and jaw-dropping excursion through Mission Bay and the San Diego coastline. Sit back, relax, and enjoy what San Diego has to offer: dolphins, gray whales, blue whales, seals, birds, mixed with fresh ocean air.

Malarky Interior

Malarky Exterior

Bow with Trampoline

Malarky’s unique bow offers plenty of seating and gorgeous views all the while keeping you close to the water. Watch the water splash underneath you while cruising through Mission Bay and into the Pacific Ocean. Expect plenty of wildlife and oftentimes dolphins, too!

Vessel Accommodations

Malarky is a luxury 47’ performance catamaran yacht rental. Its low-profile hull design and ample sail power combine in perfect balance to make for a comfortable cruising experience. Built in Cape Town, South Africa the Voyage Catamaran Yacht is the definition of a “Blue water” vessel.

Optimal use of space allows the sleek hulls to accommodate an exceedingly comfortable interior living space while maintaining the performance and safety that is characteristic of all VOYAGE yachts.

Four Rooms

Aft Deck

Full Kitchen

Epic Add-ons

Make your yacht rental even more exciting by adding paddle boards, lily pads, kayaks, tower pads and an 11ft waterslide!


Get up close and personal with the serene waters of San Diego on our easy-to-learn paddleboards.

Lily Pad

The lily pad provides a safe and comfortable environment for your kids, friends, and family. A great add-on!


Make a Splash! Add on an 11ft steep slide and have an epic day on Mission Bay. Can only be used while anchored.

Aft Deck

Enjoy gorgeous views while relaxing on our aft deck. We have a shaded table and seating for about 8 people with plenty of space to sit off the back of the boat.

Indoor Lounge

Relax in our spacious indoor lounge with comfortable seating, modern decor, coffee tables, and inviting natural light all calling you to slow down and relax in style. Need to keep things cold? Store your food and drinks in our mini fridge!

Malarky Charters FAQ

Most frequent questions and answers about our San Diego yacht charter.

How many guests are allowed on your yacht rental?

Malarky Charters is Coast Guard certified to have up to 12 guests on board. If you’re looking for a party boat rental for 13 or more guests, check out Triton Charters.

How big is malarky and what’s the interior like?

We are the largest catamaran in Mission Bay, San Diego. Malarky is 47ft in length with 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, a large indoor lounge and a full kitchen.

where does the yacht charter go?

Your charter will start in Mission Bay near the Quivira Basin and journey out to the ocean. Once in the ocean, you have the choice to either go north towards La Jolla, or south towards Point Loma. Both options have gorgeous views of the California coastline!

How long should we rent the yacht for?

Malarky has a minimum of 2 hours required to rent the boat. That being said, to get the most of the yacht charter experience we recommend 3-4 hours. This will allow you to anchor and play in Mariners Bay, and also explore the gorgeous San Diego coastline.

where are you located?

Malarky Charters address is 1441 Quivira Rd. San Diego, CA 92109. We are located on the backside of the Hyatt Regency Mission Bay in front of the marketplace on the docks. The marketplace is titled “Market Mission Bay.” Once booked, you will receive a confirmation email with parking and walking instructions.

what is your cancelation policy?

All cancellations are to be made 14 days prior to the scheduled departure time to receive a full refund. Cancellation made within 14 days of the charter will forfeit their deposit. Any cancellations made within 72 hours before the charter will forfeit the full amount of the contracted services and are non-refundable.

Where do we go on the yacht charter?

Unlike other yacht rentals, Malarky Charters does not give you a “cookie cutter” experience. Our captain and crew will recommend a route, but ultimately you can go wherever you want!

What will we see during the charter?

During your private yacht rental, expect to see an array of wildlife and gorgeous scenery while cruising the coastline. Often we will see dolphins, gray whales, blue whales, birds, sea lions and more! 

What do we need to bring?

Malarky Charters allows you to bring your own food and drinks (this includes alcohol). Be sure to bring food that is easily accessible and easy to clean up! Please do not bring any red wine aboard, or glass cups. All liquids contained in glass will be put into plastic cups. Feel free to bring towels, sunscreen and a big smile!

What are some popular occasions to rent your yacht?

Celebrate any occasion you can imagine on Malarky Charters! Some of our most popular events are birthday parties, bachelorette parties, corporate outings, family gatherings, intimate wedding receptions, and more!

What types of Add-Ons do you have?

Our add-ons are another great reason to choose Malarky Charters. We have paddle boards, lily pads, tower pads, kayaks, a waterslide and more! Please give us a call or send an email to set up your boat rental add-ons!