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Inflatable Boat Reviews – Compare Prices, Specs, Features
Compare the pros and cons of inflatable kayaks, catamarans, dinghies, canoes, sailboats, pontoon fishing boats, runabouts and motormounts from top manufacturers.
Aire Inflatable Kayaks, Canoes & Rafts – Best Warranty in the Industry
Aire inflatable kayaks, canoes, rafts and catarafts earn praise in reviews for performance and safety: quality construction, worry-free use and a ten-year no-fault warranty.
Advanced Elements Inflatable Kayaks – Something for Everyone
Outstanding designs known for quality, functionality, style, and price. Reviews of the current line: Firefly, Lagoon, AdvancedFrame, StraightEdge.
Aqualine Inflatable Boats - Boats in a Bag Convenience
Quality inflatables backed by a 5-year warranty. Boats in Bags go from bag to water in 15 minutes.
Innova Inflatable Kayaks: Still Innovative and Indispensable
Solo and tandem kayaks suitable for every purpose and budget. Puncture and abrasion resistant, good for cold weather.
Intex Inflatable Boats & Kayaks – Reviews are Mixed
Intex inflatable boats and kayaks resist to abrasion and harsh elements. Low cost inflatable pool, lake and marine boats get mixed reviews from users: compare specs to superior inflatables.
Mercury Inflatable Boats – Reviews of the Mercury Line
Reviews of Mercury inflatable boats, PVC and hypalon sport boats, Roll-ups, Air Deck and Heavy-Duty inflatables manufactured to the highest standards of workmanship and quality.
Reviews of Maxxon Inflatable Boats and Kayaks – Well-Made Products
- Maxxon inflatable boats and kayaks, dinghies and self-bailing river rafts are backed with an excellent 5-year bow-to-stern warranty. Solid quality for the price and pleasing performance.
Reviews of Newport Inflatable Boats – 6 Models to Choose From
The fleet of Newport inflatable boats are attractive and affordable with an ideal selection of popular sizes plus two floor options; save a ton of money over a Zodiac!
Reviews of NRS Inflatable Boats and Kayaks, Rafts, Catarafts
Made by Northwest River Supply, a company with a solid reputation for customer service, rugged construction, up-to-date technology, and an unabashed love for river running.
Outcast Inflatable Boats for Hard Core Fishing
Comfortable and stable inflatable fishing boats and personal pontoon boats for solo anglers.
Reviews of Rave Sports Inflatable Kayaks – Affordable Watercraft
These well-designed inflatable kayaks are affordably priced for beginners, yet are tough enough for more discerning paddling enthusiasts.
Saturn Inflatable Boats, Kayaks & KaBoats – Reviews of the Best-Sellers
High quality Saturn inflatable boats, dinghies, rafts, RIBS, kayaks and kayak/boat hybrids: durable, stable, maneuverable, attractive, best bang for your buck, many satisfied owners.
Sea Eagle Inflatable Boats and Kayaks – Rated Highly in Reviews
No wonder Sea Eagle inflatable boats and kayaks are popular with boaters: affordable prices, a wide variety of designs, 180-day risk-free trial, great customer service and free shipping.
Reviews of Seamax Inflatable Boats: Why Buy a Seamax?
Seamax Inflatable Boats are almost impossible to capsize. Rugged yet lightweight designs, up to 3 times lighter than competitor boats of the same size. Seamax Air, Sport and Ocean Series.
Sevylor Inflatable Boats & Kayaks – Outstanding Products
Reviews of Sevylor high quality inflatable kayaks, canoes, fishing boats and tenders to get an idea of how well they perform and match up to competitors.
Stearns Inflatable Kayaks & Canoes – Good Choice for Recreational Use
Comfortable seats, attractive styling, and cool features make these distinctive inflatables a popular choice for lakes and Class II whitewater fun.
Walker Bay Inflatable Kayaks – Airis™ Kayak-in-a-Bag Reviews
The lightest, most durable, and most compact, high-pressure inflatables you will ever have the pleasure to paddle. Reviews of the new Airis™ kayak-in-a-bag line.
Zodiac Inflatable Boats – Recreational Boats Built to High Standards
New, used and discontinued models, recreational boats and RIBs used by Navy Seals, the Coast Guard, law enforcement, search and rescue, researchers.
Reviews of Zoik Inflatable Boats and Kayaks, Self-Bailing Rafts
Commercial quality self-bailing rafts for exhilarating trips down whitewater, inflatable kayaks for solo and tandem paddlers.
Advanced Elements Friday Harbour Commander 9 Boat - A good all-around inflatable for fishing, family fun, and even tendering.
AIRE Jaguarundi Cataraft - A great choice for a long river trip, the 16' Jaguarundi cataraft has a large load capacity even with a shallow draft, and is adaptable to several different frame types.
AIRE Lion Catarafts - These catarafts are workhorses that help eliminate the toe-curling apprehension of running un-scouted rapids. Better than a raft plus you’ll sit high to see whatever is coming up downstream.
AIRE Ocelot Cataraft - The best-selling design from the premier U.S. manufacturer of inflatable boats and kayaks. Pro retailer and customer reviews reflect the popularity of this model.
AIRE Wildcat Cataraft - This 13' cataraft is a high quality solo cat for fun on the river that lets you plow through the waves with great agility and buoyancy.
AIRE Leopard Cataraft - The 18' AIRE Leopard is redesigned with more bow and stern rise for better maneuverability on the water; a full-size cat for long trips when you need to pack a lot of gear.
AIRE Puma Rafts - AIRE inflatable rafts feature bombproof PVC-coated material that’s thicker than the hide on other raft brands plus tough urethane AIREcells for added safety and strength.
AIRE Tributary Rafts - An affordable alternative to the higher priced line of AIRE inflatables.
AIRE 13.0 Tributary Fishing Package - A beautiful matching of the NRS fisherman’s frame with a 13 foot self-bailing raft; used by many commercial outfitters.
Aqualine Inflatable Dinghies 7'6" - 14' - Boats in Bags™, convenient and portable: go from bag to water in less than 15 minutes; well designed, built to last for many seasons.
Creek Company ODC 1624 - A quality 16' inflatable 3-person fishing boat value priced at hundreds of dollars less than competitor models.
Creek Company ODC Sport XR / Super Sport XR - The 8’ ODC Sport XR and the 9’ Super Sport XR easily fold up to fit into your trunk or RV. No-tools-required assembly, quality frame, durable pontoons.
Creek Company ODC XR8 - A versatile and portable 1-person fishing boat. If you don’t have to go too far on the water, this one gets the job done.
Creek Company ODC XR9 - Affordable for fly fishing as well as for use as a drift boat and trolling. An easy-to-assemble 1-person fishing boat.
Creek Company ODC XR10 - A large and roomy 1-person craft that works well for any kind of fishing; plenty of room to store your gear, ready for mounting an electric trolling motor.
Creek Company ODC XR12 - Comfortable, roomy, maneuverable, easy to handle, and cuts through the water a lot faster than a shorter boat; 2-person pontoon easily converts for 1-person use.
Creek Company ODC Voyager 2 Pontoon Boat - One of the lightest, most compact and easiest to assemble 2-person pontoon boats designed specifically for anglers.
Intex Excursion Inflatable Boats - Four attractive models provide great elbow room and comfort for three adults and a lot of gear. Good for quiet river floats and for lake fishing trips.
Intex Mariner Inflatable Boat - Awesome durability and comfort for a $250 boat. Solid and rigid plastic floor permits standing and casting; great for 2 or 3 adults.
Intex Seahawk Inflatable Boats - Tough 500-denier hull fabric resists abrasion, saltwater, and UV rays. Good value for the price.
Maxxon Inflatable River Rafts - Self-bailing rafts for fishing, tendering, family fun, or whitewater river running; built with performance and safety in mind.
Maxxon Inflatable Sports Boats - An excellent choice for tendering, weekend family fun, and lake fishing. An affordable alternative to expensive Zodiac inflatables; Coast Guard certified.
Mercury Air Deck Boats - Air Deck inflatable boats come in your choice of PVC or Hypalon hull with four sizes available. Fold up, put into a storage bag, stow in a boat locker, trunk, or closet.
Mercury Roll-Up Inflatable Boats - a good choice for work as a tender or dinghy. Made from rugged, tough, and UV resistant PVC material; superior construction and design. Roll out, inflate, launch!
Mercury Sport Inflatable Boats - portable, lightweight, large capacity, lots of floor space. Use as a tender, great for fishing and diving. Stable, sleek design for handling at higher speeds.
Mercury Heavy Duty Boats - Tough, durable and easy to care for. 12’ to 14’ length, 25hp to 40 hp, 6-8 adults, your choice of PVC or Hypalon.
Newport Baja - Rated high for its performance, storage capacity, design, and construction; a seaworthy boat for diving, tendering, and exploring beaches and hidden coves.
Newport Catalina - The 12' 6" Catalina offers great comfort, a large payload capacity up to 1,600 pounds, an inflatable keel, and can be powered by a 20 hp O/B motor.
Newport Dana - The Newport Dana inflatable boat sports a high-pressure inflatable keel, large 18 inch tubes, and a heavy duty hard floor – a combination that makes it a dream tender at an attractive price.
Newport Del Mar - A quality lightweight salt and freshwater dinghy with large tubes for stability and a hard floor for better handling and performance.
Newport Santa Cruz - A good choice for use as a versatile dinghy, small runabout, or life raft; 25% lighter than the Del Mar.
Newport Seascape - The 9' Seascape is the company’s best-selling model. It has a comfortable air floor deck and can be set-up or broken down in about 5 minutes.
NRS Expedition Rafts - Designed for professional outfitters, ideal for serious whitewater trips.
NRS Otter Rafts - Self-bailing floors offer durability and reliability in a wide and stable design; a better value for casual users.
NRS Revolution Rafts - If you are looking to save a little money but still want a rugged raft that goes on real river adventures for anywhere from 4-8 paddlers, the R-series rafts are an excellent choice.
NRS Otter Livery Rafts - Ideal for lakes and lazy rivers – any fishing or slow rafting situation where you don’t want water inside. The materials and construction used on the Livery series oozes quality.
NRS River Catarafts - Very stable and maneuverable, even when loaded with a lot of gear for an extended river trip. Superior to an inflatable raft, especially for a solo paddler.
NRS Kodiak Catarafts - Kodiak Catarafts offer solid construction and key features that can handle any kind of water. Portable pro boats with an affordable price and a big 10-year warranty.
NRS Cataraft Fishing Package - The NRS Cataraft Fishing Package sports the company’s Cat Fish Frame with two seat mounts. On a wild river or a calm lake, this is a good craft for most any fishing expedition.
Oceanid RDC Swiftwater Rescue Boat - The non-motorized tool of choice for many professionals who need a reliable raft that is convenient to store, quick to inflate and launch.
Outcast Fish Cat Streamer - Easy to maneuver in the water and glides with minimal effort. Takes small trolling motor.
Outcast Power Drifter - A quality inflatable fishing boat with a rigid floor for standing and casting.
Outcast Fish Cat 13 - A 2-person pontoon boat with integrated anchor system, motor mount and standard oars.
Outcast Pro Series - Two models suitable for professional guides or for any angler who desires to have state-of-the-art equipment when out on the water.
Saturn KaBoat Inflatables - can be paddled, rowed, sailed or mounted with a motor. Hybrid inflatable boat & kayak crossover stores in RV or in the trunk of a car.
Saturn SD330 Dinghy - a versatile craft for fishing, recreational use, or tendering yachts and sailboats. Rugged, reliable and affordably priced under $1000.
Saturn SD365 Dinghy - performs phenomenally well powered by a 30hp motor; an amazingly fast 12' runabout for only $1025! Deep inflatable V-keel helps the boat to plane easier.
Sea Eagle 375fc FoldCat - The 375fc FoldCat has scored a rating of 9.7 out of 10 from the North American Fishing Club. A highly recommended inflatable catamaran certified for safety and quality.
Sea Eagle 440fc FoldCat - A wide-beam inflatable catamaran designed to carry up to four people plus gear. A good choice for bass anglers, even white water. Highly recommended.
Sea Eagle 285 Frameless Pontoon Boat - Designed for the fisherman who needs a lightweight, affordable alternative to a hard hull rowboat. This one-man inflatable fishing boat assembles in 5 minutes.
Sea Eagle 8 Inflatable Motormount Boat - Versatile and tough. Reach inaccessible fishing spots where you would be leery about taking a larger boat. Takes electric or gas motor up to 3 hp.
Sea Eagle 9 Inflatable Motormount Boat - A sturdy and affordable boat for fishing and hunting. Stable enough to haul up to four adults, rides well over rough whitewater (up to class 3).
Sea Eagle 124 Super Motormount Boat - A versatile craft that can be used for fishing, duck hunting, or extended trips. As an affordable and easy-to-launch alternative to a traditional boat, you won’t want or need anything else but this tough-built inflatable boat.
Sea Eagle 10.6 SR Sport Runabout - A multi-purpose inflatable boat for family outings, fishing, ship to shore tendering, and more. A quality watercraft that is both attractive and versatile.
Sea Eagle 10.6 SR RIK Sport Runabout - Impressive value for the price. Rigid inflatable keel provides stability and responds quickly to direction changes.
Sea Eagle 12.6 SR Sport Runabout - You can depend on the Sea Eagle 12.6 SR to deliver high performance and reliability at a reasonable price. Takes 30 hp outboard, good for 4 adults, easy to launch.
Sea Eagle 14 SR Sport Runabout - A solid investment and a good choice for an all-around, multi-purpose watercraft. A rugged, yet comfortable inflatable boat that can go anywhere.
Sea Eagle 8.10 Yacht Tender - Lightweight inflatable dinghy weighs just 59 pounds and inflates in 7 minutes. Tows behind boat or store below deck. Takes 5 hp outboard motor or use oars.
Sea Eagle 395 PaddleSki - The PaddleSki lets you sail, motor, fish, paddle, and row, making this inflatable catamaran kayak a unique recreation boat. Best for situations when you don't need to carry much stuff.
Sea Eagle 435 PaddleSki - Thumbs-up for fast assembly, ease of use, expert craftsmanship and seaworthy stability. Inflates in 7 minutes, attach seats, hit the water!
Sea Eagle 14 SailCat - A fun and inexpensive inflatable sailing catamaran. Try out the sport of sailing with easy-to-learn Lateen Rig (only one sail to handle). Fast and responsive for new sailors.
Seamax Air Series - Oversized buoyancy tubes for increased stability. Impossible to flip over, carries large payloads. Great looking boats, backed with a decent 5-year warranty on the PVC fabric.
Seamax Sport Series - a good bet for anyone searching for an inflatable that is affordable without sacrificing a great deal on quality. Great for hunting, fishing, family outings.
Seamax Ocean Series - These boats feature a 45-degree sharp nose design and a V-hull bottom created by the rigid floor and inflatable keel; improves stability and tracking. Aluminum floor is a favorite of divers.
Sevylor Colossus 4-Person Boat - This $75 boat isn’t something you want to paddle any distance and it has an unrealistic name for a raft that is less than 10 feet long and only holds 2 people comfortably.
Sevylor Fish Hunter - These boats are hard to beat when it comes to portability, storage, ease of use, weight capacity and price.
Sevylor Super Caravelle - Great for a leisurely day on a calm lake. DIN safety chamber prevents boat from sinking if outer hull is punctured.
Zoik Inflatable Rafts - The Zoik 12SD or 15SD is a good choice if you are looking for a reliable whitewater raft that provides the kind of safety, performance, and long-term durability as those used by commercial outfitters.
Zodiac Cadet Series - Reviews are all thumbs way up: owners are delighted by the performance and durability of the Cadet Series. Oversized buoyancy tubes provide stable ride when heavily loaded.
Zodiac Classic Series - Great for diving, hunting, fishing, sunbathing, and tendering. V-shaped hull achieves better than average speed and maneuverability. Easily stores in RV or trunk of car.
Zodiac Pro Series - 14' to 28' RIBs for offshore adventure. All the advantages of a hard-shell boat plus lower cost, better safety and low maintenance.
Zoom by Zodiac 310S - A decent tender made with superior workmanship and quality materials. Planes loaded with 2 adults at 10mph with 15hp motor.
Zoom by Zodiac 350S - The largest of the line, the 350S is an 11'6" yacht tender that can carry a ton of gear thanks to its larger payload capacity.
Zoom by Zodiac 230 - A more affordable alternative to the other models in the Zodiac fleet, particularly the outstanding but higher priced Cadet Series.
Zoom by Zodiac 260 - The 260 Aero Air Floor and the Zoom 260S Slat Floor Model are reasonably priced for boaters who don’t want to spend more by stepping up into the Cadet Series.