Welcome to Island Life Boat Rentals

Experience the laid-back charm of Cedar Key, FL with Island Life Boat Rentals. Our pontoon boat rentals are perfect for exploring, relaxing or fishing on the stunning waters of the Gulf of Mexico.

Discover the History of Our Island

As the oldest port in the state, Cedar Key has a rich history waiting to be explored. From its early days as a thriving port for the shipment of lumber and seafood, to its current status as a hidden gem for tourists, our island has a unique story to tell.

Our Services

20' Pontoon boat w/ depth finder and 2 way radios and bimini. 50hp. Seats 8-10 ppl/1674 lb. tot.wt.w/gear.  

18' Pontoon boat w/ depth finder, live well and 2 way radios and bimini. 60hp. Seats up to 7 ppl/1325lb. tot.wt. w/gear

Pontoon Boat Rentals

Explore the islands, watch the dolphins play, or fish our beautiful waters on the Gulf of Mexico with our well maintained pontoon boats.


Go where you please!  As your own Captain,  you can unwind and soak up the sun on a relaxing trip around the stunning Cedar Key islands, swim in the gulf waters or explore.   

       Useful Links

Anyone born after 1/1/88 must have completed a safety boaters course.  Click on this free link to complete yours.

Prefer to Fish?

Enjoy a day of fishing our beautiful waters and reel in the catch of the day. Need a fishing license? You can purchase one here.

We meet at 9070 A Street Cedar Key, FL 32625


Ready to Experience Island Life?

Embark on an unforgettable adventure with Island Life Boat Rentals today.

Completing the Buoy link below does not insure a boat rental reservation!  Please call to reserve!

The state of Florida now requires All boat rental businesses to offer liability insurance to our customers.  It IS NOT a requirement to purchase this insurance to rent a boat, but We Must offer it.  Please click on the appropriate link below the day prior to rental and either purchase or decline coverage. We will explain this and answer any questions you may have when you book your rental.

You will need a credit card at the time of reservation. We will charge a $100 deposit at the time of reservation. You will need to have your ID at the time of rental and a valid credit card.  Reservations that are not canceled at least 48 hours in advance of rental will lose the reservation deposit.  Reservations that are canceled less than 24 hours in advance of rental will be charged the full price of rental, if rentals were given up while holding your reservation. We reserve the right to cancel the reservation at any time due to weather or other unforeseen circumstances.