Hey there, adventure seekers! If you’re planning a trip to the stunning Lake Pleasant in Arizona, you’ve come to the right place. The lake is not only a haven for water enthusiasts but also a perfect spot to unwind with family and friends. One of the best ways to explore the beauty of Lake Pleasant is with a pontoon rental, and lucky for you, we’ve got the inside scoop on some fantastic options. But first things first – let’s talk about why using a transportation company to get to / from the lake is key to a memorable experience.
Why Choose a Professional Transportation Company?
When you’re all set for a day of sun-soaked fun at Lake Pleasant, the last thing you want is a hiccup in your plans. That’s where professional transportation comes in. We not only provide hassle-free planning but we also ensure your safety and comfort throughout the day. Get everyone to the lake together and no one has to worry about over-indulging. Enjoy your Lake Pleasant pontoon rental worry-free and let us take care of the transportation logistics!
Now, let’s dive into some top-notch pontoon rental options at Lake Pleasant.
Scorpion Bay Marina is conveniently located on Lake Pleasant offering a one-stop-shop for all your pontoon rental needs. All boats are equipped with any necessary safety gear. There’s also a Scorpion Bay General Store stocked with snacks, ice, soft drinks, beer, sunblock, fishing bait and more so you can pick up any last-minute items before your voyage. The boats come with a full tank of fuel (you are required to replace any fuel you use). You can bring food, coolers, drinks (glass bottles are prohibited), or even your dog on board! Rentals are available for half days (8AM – Noon or 1PM – 5PM) or for full days (8AM – 5PM).
Pontoon Rental Options:
- 20′ Pontoon: up to 8 guests
- 24′ Pontoon: up to 12 guests, can pull water toys
- 21′ Deluxe Sport Boat: up to 8 guests, can pull water toys
- 53′ Private Charter: up to 40 guests, comes with Captain and a full bathroom, refrigerator / catering available, 4- or 6- hour charters
- Sunset Cruise: priced per person, public cruise around Lake Pleasant, space is limited, BYOB
- Kayaks: comfortably fits single or double, room for small cooler / lunch bag
End your day with a stop at the Scorpion Bay Grill for a quick bite to eat or extend your lake adventure and rent one of Scorpion Bay Marina’s floating cabins! These unique rentals offer an escape where “you’ll experience your own personal oasis with panoramic lake views, where every step is mere feet from the crystal blue waters of Lake Pleasant.”
Westside Recreation does all the heavy lifting to ensure your Lake Pleasant pontoon rental goes smoothly. Simply schedule your rental, arrive at the designated meeting spot at Lake Pleasant, and they will do the rest! Your boat will be delivered on time and their crew will help load your coolers and other items onto the boat so you can quickly get your lake day started. Rentals are offered as half days or full days. Your pontoon rental will be delivered with a full tank of fuel, and you will only be charged for the fuel you use at the end of the day.
Pontoon Rental Options:
- 22′ South Bay Tri-toon: up to 11 guests
- 22′ Luxury Tri-toon: up to 12 guests
- 22′ Godfrey Pontoon: up to 12 guests
- 25′ Bentley Tri-toon: up to 15 guests
- 24′ Double Decker Pontoon with Slide: up to 12 guests
- 25′ Double Decker with Slide: up to 13 guests
- 21′ Speed Boat: up to 10 guests
Westside Recreation offers add-ons including tubes, wakeboards, and aqua mats. Your pets can also be brought on board for an additional fee – be sure to take the whole family on your lake adventure!
Sunset Boat Rentals is a family-owned business that has been providing rentals to the Valley for 7+ years. The founders grew up on our local lakes and rivers and take pride in passing on their passion to our community. The provide life vests for any guests under the age of 14 – be sure to disclose this when booking. You can pick up your Lake Pleasant pontoon rental yourself (must meet pick up requirements) or Sunset Boat Rentals can deliver the boat for you and meet you at the lake. They take their services even further by offering to charter your day for you if you are unfamiliar or uncomfortable with operating the boat.
Pontoon Rental Options:
- 22′ Pontoon: up to 10 guests
- 24′ Pontoon: up to 11 guests
- 22′ Tri-toon: up to 11 guests
- 24′ Tri-toon: up to 13 guests
- Also offer paddleboard, RV, and toy hauler rentals
Boat rentals are offered as half days or full days. Be sure to check out their accessory rentals as well! You can add-on skis, wakeboards, knee boards, and tubes to take your Lake Pleasant adventure to the next level.
More than Lake Pleasant Pontoon Rentals
If renting a pontoon on Lake Pleasant isn’t exactly your thing, we have a few suggestions that you might just like to try.
- Pleasant Water Sports, located at Scorpion Bay Marina, offers jet ski rentals, paddle board rentals, and their newest yachtuzzi rentals are a must-see!
- Salt River Tubing is a popular summer activity in Arizona. Relax and enjoy the Arizona sun as you float along the Salt River – you may even see a wild horse or two.
- Dolly the Steamboat on Canyon Lake offers guided tours of Canyon Lake. They provide sightseeing and dinner cruises along the lake located in Tortilla Flat, AZ.
- Barlett Lake offers 2,815 acres of water fun with party boat rentals, jet ski rentals, and more. Located in Tonto National Forest, visitors may see mule deer, bald eagles, javelina, coyotes, and many indigenous desert plants, including the majestic saguaro, mesquite trees and blooming ocotillo.
- Paqua Park is a floating obstacle course located on Lake Pleasant. This activity is fun for all ages and a great way to beat the heat in the Arizona summers! They are currently closed for the season, but will be reopening in Spring of 2024, so start planning!
Tips for Choosing the Perfect Pontoon Rental
Before you get too excited, let’s talk logistics. When picking your pontoon rental, consider factors beyond the boat itself.
Reservation Policies and Cancellation: Make sure you understand the reservation process and cancellation policies. Life happens, so you want to be prepared for any unforeseen circumstances.
Safety: Be sure to ask about safety precautions and safety items needed for your day on the lake. Boating can be fun, but you want to understand and know how to prevent any dangerous possibilities.
Additional Fees: You don’t want to be surprised by any added fees at the end of your day. Plan in advance and ask questions about pricing and fees involved with your Lake Pleasant pontoon rental.
Taking Your Lake Pleasant Pontoon Rental to the Next Level
Now, picture this scenario – you and your friends, cruising on a pontoon, laughing, and soaking up the sun. But what if I told you there’s a way to elevate this experience even further?
Enter the party bus.
The Party Bus Advantage
A party bus isn’t just a mode of transportation; it’s a game-changer for your Lake Pleasant day. Here’s why:
- Group Transportation: No need for a caravan of cars. A party bus can accommodate your entire group, so everyone arrives at the marina together, ready for a day of fun.
- Comfort and Amenities: Think plush seating, music, and maybe even a dance floor. A party bus isn’t just a ride; it’s an extension of the party, setting the mood for the adventure ahead.
- Enhancing the Experience: Imagine the excitement of starting your lake day on a party bus. It adds an extra layer of anticipation and fun, setting the tone for an unforgettable day. Don’t let it stop there; keep the fun goihng after the lake with your party bus return trip.
Depending on your itinerary, we offer point-to-point transfers or hourly charters. Transfers are reserved at specific times, and with an hourly charter, you can make multiple stops and direct the driver as needed. Feeling hungry after your day on the lake? With an hourly charter, you can add a stop for dinner or snacks on the way home, so don’t worry about what to cook for dinner!
Party Bus Options
Our most popular options are the 24 passenger Martini Party Bus and Mercedes Benz Sprinter Limo Party Bus. These accommodate up to 24 and 14 guests – with party lights, Bluetooth audio, and built-in bars, they’re perfect for a short ride to your adventure destination!
If you have a large group of 30+ passengers, our Tiffany Party Bus is a great choice! This vehicle has the most amenities, including party lights, Bluetooth audio, a dance pole, built-in bars, and storage room for additional coolers if needed.
We even have a 54-passenger Motorcoach available for those extra big groups of friends and family! We have plenty more options available – talk to our customer service team today to discuss which party bus best suits your group!
Your Lake Pleasant Pontoon Adventure Awaits!
In conclusion, your Lake Pleasant adventure is just a pontoon rental away. Whether you choose Scorpion Bay Marina, Sunset Boat Rentals, or Westside Recreation, the key is to prioritize safety, convenience, and customer satisfaction. And make sure to take your day to the next level, by adding a party bus to the mix. Trust me; it’s a game-changer.
Fridays and Saturdays sell out very quickly! It’s recommended you reserve your party bus as soon as possible! A 25% deposit blocks your party bus of choice off the schedule. The remaining balance is charged to the card on file 10 days prior to your trip.
So, gather your crew, plan your day, and get ready for a Lake Pleasant experience that’ll be etched in your memory forever. Happy sailing!