How to Get Here


Malarky Charters is located behind the Hyatt Regency Mission Bay on Commercial A Dock. For the easiest turn-by-turn and walking directions, just type Malarky Charters into Google or Apple Maps. If you arrive at the hotel and are still having trouble, you can proceed to The Market which is located next to Malarky Charters.

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 Approved to have up to 12 guests aboard at one time. Although our yacht rental can easily fit 30 guests, we are limited to 12. 

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, has 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, a large living room and a full kitchen. Each month the Malarky is refitted with new decor that is clean and modern. 

where does the yacht charter go? 

Most of our yacht charters start in Mission Bay, near 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 and are equally exciting. 

How long should we rent the yacht for?

Malarky Charters has a minimum of 2 hours. That being said, to get the most of the yacht charter, we recommend 4 hours. 4 hours will allow you to do a Mission Bay Anchor and Play, and also do some Ocean adventuring. 

where are you located?

Malarky Charters is located at 1441 Quivira Rd. San Diego, CA 92109. The Yacht is located on “A” Dock which is the Commercial Dock located at the Hyatt Regency Mission Bay. Once booked, you will receive a confirmation email with parking and walking details.  

what is your cancelation policy?

All cancellations to be made 14 days prior to the scheduled departure time to receive a full refund. Cancellation 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. Often we will see Dolphins, Gret Whales, Blue Whales, Birds, Sea Lions, Flying Fish and more! 

What do we need to bring?

Malarky Charters allows your 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 the most popular events are: Birthday Parties, Bachelorette Parties, Corporate Getaways, Family Gatherings, 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 E-Surf boards, waterslides, paddleboards, lilypads, jetpacks, jetskis, kayaks, and more!