5/4/22 @ 6-9pm Mother’s Day Sip & Shop Social at La Motta’s

5/12/22 @ 6-9pm “Elixir” Cocktail Party at Inspiration Wharf

5/28/22 @ 7:30-11:00pm Memorial Weekend Sunset & Fireworks Cruise to Hempstead Harbor

6/4/22 6pm & 7pm and 6/5/22 @ 10am-5pm HarborFest Historical Tours of Manhasset Bay at the Town Dock

6/9/22 @ 6-9pm “Elixir” Open House at Inspiration Wharf

7/4/22 @ 7:30-11:00pm Rye Playland Fireworks Cruise

Memorial Weekend Fireworks Cruise to Hempstead Harbor

Saturday, May 28th at 7:30-11pm, Elixir departs at 8pm, returns at 11pm

Board the Elixir and enjoy the sunset with a champagne toast, and enjoy the Hempstead Harbor Fireworks Show.  Snacks and soft drinks will be available on board, feel free to BYOB. An instant photo souvenir snapshot is yours to remember the night!

Historical Tours of Manhasset Bay on Elixir at HarborFest

Saturday, June 4th at 6pm & 7pm and Sunday, June 5th from 10am-5pm

40-minute docent led historical tours of Manhasset Bay leave on the hour from the Town Dock during HarborFest. Beverages and snacks available on board. Adults $25, Children 15 & under $15. Use promo code HarborFest to save 10% on tickets purchased through June 1st.

Visit the Port Washington Chamber of Commerce for HarborFest details

Open House on Elixir at Inspiration Wharf 

Thursday, June 9th from 6-9pm

Join us for an open house on Elixir to celebrate the start of summer and roaring great times on the water!  Elixir will be decked out with light bites and beverages for the evening. Say cheers for our marketing crew as we take pictures of the good times had on board! Book online and use promo code Elixir to save 10% on Elixir charters booked during the event.

Book Bareboat Rentals and Classes Online

You can operate our 21′ to 27′ rental boats on their own, given that the operator meets knowledge and experience requirements.  Our 21′-27′ bareboat rentals are available for experienced boaters to enjoy on their own, without a captain.  If you don’t have prior boating experience but you want to rent a 21′-27′ bareboat on your own, our training classes cover the hands on skills to operate a boat and reserve a rental.

Charter the “Elixir” Party Yacht

Our new party yacht for up to 24 guests has launched! We have 2 season kickoff specials on on our charter packages if you book by 5/31/22.  Text or call 516-761-0840 to book or to have discounts applied to online bookings.

  • Save on Charters of 16 Guests or Less
  • Save on Weekday Charters up to 24 Guests

“Elixir” Yacht Charters are Bookable Online NOW!  

Don’t miss the boat!

Use our waitlist to request dates for captained rentals & yacht charters (up to 6 passengers), our “Flarty” (not available in 2022) and our new party yacht “ELIXIR“.

Use our Waitlist for Captained Rentals

Captained rentals and yacht charters for up to 6 passengers are bookable online with one week in advance or you can use our waitlist to request charter dates.



**We are operating on a new schedule for 2022. Text 516-761-0840 with your name when you arrive for your rental.** 

We have made changes to our procedures, rental schedules and policies to allow for additional disinfecting and social distancing.  Policies, schedules and prices are subject to change without notice.

Only Captained Rentals and Yacht Charters can operate outside of these hours.  Captained rentals and yacht charters are ALWAYS a maximum capacity of 6 passengers, no exceptions.

**Text 516-761-0840 with your name when you arrive for your rental.** 

  • Clients can stay in or near their vehicle until we text you your boat is ready.
  • Clients can practice social distancing or wear a face mask if they prefer.

Thank you for your cooperation.  Stay safe!

Bareboat Rentals: Boating Experience Requirements

We qualify every single customer to ensure that there will be no accidents or injuries on our boats.  We take this seriously and make no exceptions.  When you book online, please fill in your prior boating experience including size / types of boats, locations, knowledge of essential markers and marine navigation.  If you book online HAVE NOT RENTED from LIBR before, the boat operator MUST CALL OR TEXT 516-761-0840 within 48 hours after booking online to discuss their prior boating experience or we may cancel the reservation.

All renters must meet the following requirements:

  1. The Renter must meet our Knowledge and Experience Requirements:
    • Experience with boats 21′ or larger in coastal waters similar to the Long Island Sound (Note: Lake experience is not sufficient to rent any boat other than the 13′ Boston Whaler or the Hobie Cat Wave, available for use in Manhasset Bay only)
    • Knowledge of navigation rules and required safety equipment
    • Knowledge of the U.S. Aids to Navigation System and essential markers
    • Experience plotting and navigating using marine GPS
  2. The Renter must be 18 or older
  3. The Renter must have a valid drivers license
  4. The Renter is required to review, agree to the terms and sign the LIBR Rental Contract & COVID Safety Form 2020(PDF)

Cancellation Policy:

Cancellations with less than 48 hour notice will have a “store credit” only, for use in the current season. LIBR does not offer refunds due to inclement weather or mechanical breakdown, we offer rebooking within the same season. If the weather is deemed inclement or there is a mechanical issue, there will be a ““store credit” on file for the unused rental time, to be used during the current season. Please take this into account if you are coordinating guest schedules, visiting from out-of-town or do not have plans to return later the same season; there are no refunds for inclement weather. Gift cards can only be returned within the first 24 hours after purchasing.