Why Join Carefree Boat Club of Channel Islands Ventura, CA?
Welcome to Carefree Boat Club! We’re a new alternative to buying or renting a boat in coastal Ventura County. With a membership to our exclusive club, you don’t have to worry about maintenance, trailering, moorage, usage fees, insurance, covering or even cleaning. You have unlimited access to not just one boat but our pending fleet of new boats.
BOAT FROM NEARLY 60 LOCATIONS NATIONWIDE
With membership you also have access to boats all across the country included in the price! Imagine your next vacation to a sunny, scenic waterfront destination. From San Francisco to Los Angeles and Miami to Boston, with nearly 60 Carefree Boat Club locations coast to coast and growing, a boat will be waiting for you at no extra charge, all year round!
ENJOY THE BOATING LIFESTYLE FOR A FRACTION OF THE COST OF OWNING
Carefree Boat Club strives to provide our members with an affordable boating experience that is fun, easy, and safe. We take care of all the time-consuming hassles that come with boating so you don’t have to. For a fraction of the cost of owning, our members enjoy unlimited usage of the club’s boats.
Carefree Boat Club is finally in Ventura County at the Channel Islands Harbor – welcome to boating the Carefree way!
UNLIMITED USE – LIKE HAVING YOUR OWN FLEET OF BOATS
Our membership plans grant you unlimited usage of not just one boat, but many types of boats. Go fishing offshore, schedule to cruise and dine around the harbor, go tubing, or head out for the day to explore coves and caves of the Channel Islands. With Carefree Boat Club you can do it all, year round.
MARINA AMENITIES ARE INCLUDED
Located at the Anacapa Isle Marina, Carefree Boat Club membership includes access the pool, spa, clubhouse with BBQ area, sauna, gym, showers and lockers. Parking is free.
Walking distance to restaurants, great visibility for holiday events, and fireworks shows.
Schedule a Tour Today!
Carefree Boat Club has the best availability in the industry. In business since 2002, we’ve been making boats available to members for 15 years. With thousands of happy Carefree Boat Club customers nationwide, ask to see our reservation system anytime to see for yourself!
PREMIUM, BRAND NEW BOATS
Members have a whole fleet of new boats available to them for about a third of the cost of buying their own boat! There’s simply no better way for residents of Ventura County areas to enjoy our beautiful waters.
FREE ON THE WATER TRAINING
Don’t like hidden fees? Neither do we. Our members never pay any additional fees to use the boats – the only expense not included in membership is the fuel you use. We also provide classroom and on the water safe boater training……all included with the membership! Plus, members enjoy our frequent socials and organized events.
Our staff will greet you at the dock with the keys to your freshly cleaned boat and will help you get your gear on board and cast off. When you return we will be there to help tie up the boat.
Here are a few of the great destinations within reach of the Channel Islands Harbor.
Channel Islands National Park – This group of islands is known as California’s Galapagos consists of 5 of the 8 Channel Islands of the coast.
Anacapa – At only 12 miles from the harbor this is a great island to start exploring archipelago.
Santa Cruz Island and beyond. Explore secluded beaches, snorkel, dive, kayak, surf……
Ventura Harbor – At only 7 miles away, the harbor is home to lots of restaurants, live music, sea lions and incredible beaches.
Santa Barbara – 32 miles. Beautiful harbor within walking distance to hotels and restaurants.
THE NEW, INTELLIGENT WAY TO GO BOATING
Our boat sharing club is the way of the future – find out more by scheduling a tour and see first-hand what it means to boat the Carefree way! There’s no easier way to become a boater. To learn more about membership options, or to become a member of our club today, call us or use the form to request more information. It’s that easy!
With a Carefree Boat Club membership you get:
With membership as little as 1/3 cost of owning a boat, you can cross these expenses off your list: boat purchase, slip fee, insurance, maintenance, repairs, taxes, towing and winterization.
Use the boats as often as you would like with no additional cost.
Our online reservation system allows you to pick the day, time, boat and Carefree location...easily.
Large Variety of Boats
Varieties include 18'-27' Cruiser, Deck, Bowrider, Pontoon, Fishing, Ski and Sail Boats & more! Members have options in both type of boat and type of activity!
With low member to boat ratios, an easy to use online reservation system & spur of the moment walk-on access members can enjoy boating how they like when they like.
On The Water Instruction
Instructors at each location provide Boat Safety training and handling skills so our members can comfortably and safely enjoy the great variety of boats for all activities.