Chartering your own personal pontoon boat is an amazing experience for your entire group. With complete freedom, you can explore the stunning bays and coves in the Orange Beach region. Many travelers enjoy spending the day visiting Perdido Pass and its three islands: Bird Island, Robinson Island, and Rabbit Island. These three lovely islands are waiting to welcome you ashore. Gorgeous sparkling waters and white sands surround the islands making it a picturesque place to lay out and relax or to go exploring ashore.

Activity Highlights
→ Cruise the beautiful Gulf Shores waters on your own.
→ Friendly & professional instruction.
→ Boats with or without slide.
→ Our boats are just 10 minutes from the islands
→ 10 passenger models available.

Booking Details:

Once you purchase your tickets online, bring a photo ID to Tacky Jacks in Orange Beach, AL (address provided on the booking voucher). Please arrive at least 20 minutes prior to your scheduled departure time. It is best to confirm your departure time at least 24 hours prior.

Departure Details
Boat rentals are a seasonal activity that is offered March through November. Daily rentals are available during most of the season with departures at 9am and 2pm. During fall and early spring months hours vary based on conditions so it is recommended to book early to guarantee desired departure time

Duration of Activity
4 Hrs.

● Life vests & safety equipment
● Operating & safety orientation
● Swim Ladder
● Guide map of waterway
● Temporary boaters license

● Coolers & Ice
● Fuel
● Gratuity (optional)

Public parking is available at Tacky Jacks restaurant.

● The person who books the pontoon boat must be at LEAST 18 years old, have a valid drivers license & credit card.
● Pontoon boats cannot go into the Gulf of Mexico.
● Pontoon boats cannot be used as a shuttle or ferry.
● Glass bottles or items are strictly prohibited on the boat.
● We require a full tank of fuel upon return. You are required to top off whatever fuel you use.

Additional Information
● Customers are recommended to bring towels, coolers with food & drinks, suntan lotion, water toys, and sunglasses.
● All boats are furnished with U.S. Coast Guard approved Life jackets for everyone & any other required safety equipment.
● If you don't know the waterways, a map of the waterway to help guide you through your trip is provided.
● If the weather is unfavorable for boating, the trip will be rescheduled for another time or day. If the customer demands cannot be met, a refund will be issued for the full amount.
● Late fees may be assessed for late return of the equipment. Please arrive back on time.

Cancellation Policy
Customers may cancel at least 24 hours prior to their arrival date to receive a full refund minus a $5 service fee. Customers that cancel after the 24 hour period will not be eligible for a refund. If the rental is called off due to weather, the rental may be rescheduled for a later time/date or a full refund will be issued. Customer may make changes to the reservation without any fees as long as it's outside the 24 hour cancellation period. No-shows will not be refunded.
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  • Robert Golson USA about 2 days ago

    Good times

    Equipment was clean and ready for us. Rules and regulations well explained. People were very nice. All-in-all, fun times!

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  • Brian Blase USA about 9 days ago

    Great experience!

    Loved our boat trip we took out on the bay with OB Boat Rentals! We did a 4 hour trip, saw lots of dolphins and stopped to search for hermit crabs! Highly recommended!

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  • Debbie Mathis USA about 12 days ago

    Pontoon rental

    Terrific day with great info provided by staff. Will definitely rent again!!

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  • James USA about 2 months ago


    Fun trip for the whole family! Nothing like a relaxing day on the boat!! Staff was super nice and helpful! Would definitely recommend!

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  • Michael Provancher USA about 3 months ago

    Great time with Family on the water

    Staff was helpful and friendly. The boat was in great shape and clean. We had a great time in the bay for the afternoon.

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  • Benjamin Cage USA about 12 months ago

    Family Excursion

    We had a good experience with them. They gave us a list of the do's and don'ts. Nice pontoon aND we really enjoyed ourselves. Will definitely do it again .

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  • Bill Fried Hampton, Georgia, USA about 2 years ago

    OB Watersports

    Rented a pontoon boat on 9/19/16. Mike had everything ready for us. Gave great instructions and got a map of the bay to help. I would definitely rent from him again. Very nice with lots of local knowledge.

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  • Mike munford, Tennessee, USA about 2 years ago


    We looked online for pontoon rentals in Orange Beach, AL. Tripshock offered a $65 discount for OB Watersports who we rented from the previous years. Online reservations were unavailable at the time and we were wanting to rent the next morning. Called at 8 the next morning and not problem, reservation was made without any issues. Will definitely Tripshock again. OB Watersports - boat was clean and ran good, deck hand getting us loaded was very informative and suggested routes to take in the bay along with places to stop for food and/or drinks. 2nd year we have rented from OB Watersports and will rent from them again.

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  • St. Louis, MO about 2 years ago

    Great time

    great time on the water. Boat worked great! We did fishing mainly and weather turned out to be just fine. I'm sure we will be back.

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  • Donna greensboro, Alabama, USA about 3 years ago

    Pontoon boat

    Easiest transaction ever! Boat was ready, employees were nice. Had a great time!

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