Malarky Charters | San Diego Luxury Yacht Charter






Length: 47′


  • Four Queen Beds
  • Full Kitchen
  • Outdoor Lounge Deck and Dining Table
  • Indoor Lounge and Dining Table
  • Up to 12 Passengers

When you charter with us, we want you to feel as if this is your catamaran, your captain, and your crew as you embark on your adventure or host your corporate event aboard our beautiful yacht in San Diego. Just book, relax, and sail…

Every Malarky charter comes with its own crew to take care of the details, the vessel, and you. We take pride in our customer service and strive to provide friendly captains and staff to ensure that your charter is enjoyable, safe, and easy throughout the entire booking process.

Choose from multiple cruise options, including: Corporate Events, Group Events, Family Fun, Sunset Cruises, Wind & Wine, La Jolla Tours, Weddings, Whale Watching, Movie Night, Sailboat Racing, Ashes at Sea, or Custom Adventures.

And for even more fun, level up with these available add ons: Stand Up Paddle Boards, Ocean Kayaks, Aqua Lilly Pad, Water Slide, Jet Skis, Snorkeling, and Drinks & Apps.

  • • ”WIND & WINE”

Relax in the spacious lounge area located inside the cabin on the starboard side. Enjoy the beautiful craftsmanship, comfortable lounge cushions, coffee table, inviting window light, calling you to slow down and relax in style.


Indoors or outdoors the Malarky has plenty of space to entertain and dine. The indoor dining area is located on the port side, surrounded by comfortable lounge cushions, beautiful wood work, large windows, allowing you to dine in style.


Entertain outside with a view and the cool sea air. The aft dining area offers plenty of comfortable shaded seating with a large table.

Frequently Asked Questions

What are your operating hours?
Hours are open and dependent on our charter schedule. To check our schedule, you may visit our home page and click “Book your adventure” or click Our schedule

Where are you located?
We are located at the Hyatt Regency Mission Bay Resort and Spa at 1441 Quivira Road, San Diego, CA 92109. The Malarky is located on the “A “Dock right in front of the Mission Bay Marketplace.
What does the boat include?
Your charter comes with captain and crew. The boat also comes equipped with 2 ice chests filled with ice and complimentary water bottles. You are more than welcome to bring your own food and drinks, or we can set everything up for you for an additional cost.
Where does the charter go?
The Malarky is a completely customizable charter based on what you and your guests are looking for! Our typical charter will either sail north where you will take in the crisp clean beaches of Pacific Beach, then to the amazing cliffs or La Jolla, or south towards Point Loma, where you will pass the landmark Ocean Beach pier, and gaze upon the amazing national preserve of Sunset Cliffs.
How many people does it hold?
Although the Malarky can fit 40+ people, Coast Guard regulation allows a max capacity of 12 people per charter – so you’ll have plenty of space!
Does the Captain and Crew count towards the max of 12 people?
The captain and crew do not count towards the 12 maximum, however children do count no matter their age or size.
Do you cater food and drink?
Yes! Although we do allow you to BYOB and food, you may email us your preferences for food and drink to
What is the arrival time?
Please plan to arrive 15 to 30 minutes before your scheduled departure time.
Who drives the boat?
Our experienced United States Coast Guard Licensed Captain will operate the Malarky.
Are lifejackets onboard?
Yes! We have life jackets for every age on board, although any guest over the age of 13 is not required to wear one while on board.
Do babies count as part of the 12 person max?
Per coast guard regulation, any age or size person(s) count toward our 12 person maximum.
How many bathrooms are there?
The Malarky has 2 bathrooms on board for use while on your charter.
Do you have scuba gear?
We do not have scuba gear on board; however we do have snorkel gear for our guests.
What are the addon details?
Your charter can be paired with paddleboards, kayaks, jetskis, lilypads and water trampolines! These items are provided by Mission Bay Sportcenter. You can check out all of the options at
Is glass prohibited?
We do ask that you refrain from bringing any glass or dark red liquids. The Malarky does have plastic cups you can use while on board.
Do you do “Ashes at Sea”?
Yes! Please notate specific charter specifications when you book your charter.
Is there WiFi onboard?
Yes, our wifi is available even at sea!
Can we jump off the boat?
Yes. Swimming and jumping off of the boat must be at the appropriate time and location and at the approval of the Captain.
What if we are late?
If you are running late, please call us as soon as possible. Your charter does start at your designated departure time though and we will try to accommodate additional time if schedule permits.