About SunWave

Looking to rent a boat and cruise the stunning waters of the Okanagan, but don’t want to break the bank? SunWave Boat Rentals is your answer. Servicing renters from Vernon to Osoyoos, SunWave will meet you at your preferred boat launch to make your day on the water as seamless as possible! Take advantage of the Okanagan’s gorgeous scenery, warm water, and endless opportunities for watersports – your adventure awaits!

Boat Rental Types

SunWave caters to families and friends who want to spend quality time together while exploring the beautiful lakes of the Okanagan. With four boat types to choose from, groups of all sizes and activity preferences will be able to enjoy a day on the water. From cruisy bowriders to the high performance wakeboard boats, SunWave offers excellent deals.

Bowriders: Ideal for cruising and relaxing, along with activities like water skiing and tubing. Seats 4-8 people and prices start at $199 for 2 hours. 

Wakesurf & Wakeboard Boats: The most high performance boats available, and best for wakesurfing, wakeboarding. Seating up to 15 people, prices start at $749 for a minimum of 4 hours. 

Pontoons: Leisurely cruising at its finest. These boats are best for larger groups looking to relax and enjoy the slower pace. Seating capacity up to 10 people, and prices start at $349 for a minimum of 2 hours. 

Captains Boat: Don’t want the stress of driving the boat? No problem. For $50 per hour, you can hire a personal captain, meaning all you need to do is relax! This bowrider seats up to 11 people and starts at $275 per hour. 

Temporary License

The most common question about boat rentals is “Do I need a boater’s license to rent a boat?”. The answer is no! You do not need a boater’s license to rent. The friendly staff will provide an in-depth operating instruction that will ensure you are confident in driving the boat and understand the rules of the water. Your temporary boater’s license will be in effect for the duration of your rental. 

Boat Launch Locations

Depending on your location, Sunwave can deliver your boat at one of the designated boat launches below. Deliveries are only for full day rentals only, and require an additional cost. Pickup and delivery is available for free at the downtown Kelowna boat launch. 

  • Gellatly Bay, West Kelowna ($200)
  • Okanagan Center & Kalamalka ($500)
  • Peachland & Summerland ($500)
  • Kaledan & Penticton ($600) 
  • Osoyoos ($800)