How to Get Here


Malarky Charters is located behind the Hyatt Regency Mission Bay in front of the marketplace on the docks. 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 certified to have up to 12 guests on board. If you are looking for a boat that can accomodate a larger group please check out Alana Yacht Rental

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 92109We 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!