-Find top-rated Service Providers

Find Top-Rated Chicago Boat Dealer

Angie's List helps you hire the best - and avoid the rest!

Boat Dealer to Avoid

133

Top Rated Boat Dealer

9

Prevent buyer's remorse with us

  • Only 6% of Chicago Boat Dealer are reliable
  • Tardiness is the #1 complaint against Chicago Boat Dealer
  • Shop with us to ensure a fair price
  • Our complaint resolution team will help if a project goes bad
+See Verified Local Reviews

Over 78 reviews for
Chicago Boat Dealer from people just like you.

F
"They failed to listen to the issue I was having and then charged me 5 hours for diagnostic services with no report on what they supposedly looked at. The service" manager told me that their work was not in a form that could be printed and given to me, but they knew what they did. It took them 3 weeks to get my boat in.. citing they only had one tech... but charged me double tech labor for a single hour on the lake. Upon inquiry, the service manager told me that their techs were not required to be licensed to work on boats. They take a few classes with Honda Marine and they're good to charge $150 per hour for their work. They did not communicate anything to me throughout the process and fixed things that I did not authorize. They gave me a huge bill without fixing the problem that I came in for. This was the second service issue I had with them. They previously attempted to charge me for the winterization of my outboard and an oil change. Well, anyone who has an outboard knows that changing the oil is the definition of winterizing an outboard. Several calls later, they did admit their mistake and refunded the difference. Although, now, I feel that it speaks volumes about their competence. I would not recommend them, nor will I ever take my boat back.

-Heather G.

A
"Professional workmanship and excellent customer service. They are fair and make every effort to provide exactly the right stuff. This is a top shelf operation" with high quality product lines and good people. I've been happy with results every time I've gone in to
. They like boats, they like watersports, and it shows.

-Kenneth N.

+Join 2 Million People on Angie's List

Over 2 million people trust Angie's List.

  • Your Membership Includes:
  • Instant access to top rated businesses covering 700+ services
  • Our Complaint Resolution Team to help when a project goes bad
  • On-the-go access to our iPhone, Android, & iPad apps
Find top-rated Service Providers
See Verified Local Reviews
Join 2 Million People on Angie's List

Local Articles in Chicago

Enjoying professional or recreational boating involves a financial investment. Know how to best take care of your equipment with proper storage and maintenance. (Photo courtesy of Angie's List member Greg B. of Carolina Beach, N.C.)

Boat dealers

Whether you're a professional boater, rent a boat for recreation or pontoon on the weekend, you can find a watercraft that matches your needs.

spring boat prep
Boats

Spring is coming and boat enthusiasts will be itching to get out on the water. Whether you're going fishing or exploring, learn how to get your boat ready for the year.

William Lang prowls the Caribbean in his restored 1964 boat, Bay Woof. This year he competed in a race from St. Petersburg to Isla Mujeres, Mexico. (Photo courtesy of Angie's List member William Lang)
Boats

Regular sailboat maintenance is key to safety on the water and the long-term health of your boat. Here are four essential tips to keep your investment afloat.

Member Gordon M., of Seattle, uploaded this photo from the Boats category along with his online report. (Photo courtesy of Gordon M.)
Boats

Are you getting ready for boating season? Check out these six tips from highly rated pros on Angie's List who specialize in boats and their upkeep.

Take the time to do your homework before selecting a boat dealership. (Photo courtesy of Angie's List member Tom H.)
Boats

When purchasing a boat, either new or used, take these four precautions to ensure a successful transaction. Doing some homework before agreeing to a deal will also make dealing with boat dealers pleasant.

Boat Sales reviews in Chicago

A

Rating
We use their service to install and remove each year.
Chicago Boat Dealer Provider Name Locked
is so dependable. He is very responsive. If he's out and on the water, he's quick to call us back. This is just a company you can count on.
- Linda T.
A

Rating
Chicago Boat Dealer Provider Name Locked
, the owner, is very responsive and did great work, delivering the finish on the date that we set. I have worked on occasion with
Chicago Boat Dealer Provider Name Locked
for years on my boats. He is an excellent person to do business with.
- David N.
A

Rating
To say it went excellent would be an understatement.
The crew at
Chicago Boat Dealer Provider Name Locked
diagnosed what my engine needed to be fixed, ordered the parts, fixed my engine and got me back on the water quickly...despite it being their busiest time of the year!
When calling around getting quotes for my repairs, I called five dealers. Four of them quoited me over $4500.00 to do the repairs. Atlantic quoted $3,000.00 and that's exactly what the final bill was.
Every time I called there asking for a status update(etc) they were always respectful and willing to help. Their professionalism was truly the best I've ever experienced in the marine industry.
I recommend
Chicago Boat Dealer Provider Name Locked
100% to all who are looking for repairs or a new boat and/or engine.
When it comes time for me to purchase my new boat, it will definitely be purchased from
Chicago Boat Dealer Provider Name Locked
.

- E C.
N

Rating
dealer delivered all services as promised, save me money by making a great recomendation on boat delivery and tailored the service for my boats exact needs
- Mark W.
A

Rating
Very well. The issue remained so the labor was removed as good faith until the Spring when we can get the boat back out. Very professional organization.
- John - Bert L.
N

Rating
This place is a joke for boat repair. I took my boat in and it set outside for 3 weeks waiting on a diagnosis. I finally stop by after calling many times and the owner was not there. I was told he would call me later. He did call me stating that my boat needed a complete lower unit. I told them not to touch it! I was getting a bad feeling and decided to trust my gut. I went to go pick up my boat or at least have them talk me through the work to be done. No diagnosis. Nothing at all written up. My lower unit laying sideways on the floor. I picked up my boat and put my lower unit in my truck. Then they charged me 200 bucks for taking unit off. I paid him 100 and got out of there. My lower unit needed a seal kit and water pump. I got it fixed by an HONEST mechanic for just under 300.00 bucks. Stay away!!!
- Casey C.
A

Rating
Chicago Boat Dealer Provider Name Locked
provided outstanding services in every possible way. One of our dogs became sick and
Chicago Boat Dealer Provider Name Locked
immediately took her to our veterinarian, as well as dispensed prescribed medications -- not an easy task even for me. Our home was perfectly maintained; and as a matter of fact, actually appeared better than when we left. Our refrigerator was stocked with necessities, giving me the luxury of not having to shop as soon as we arrived. I can't say enough about the trust that we have in
Chicago Boat Dealer Provider Name Locked
. Trust is a most valued attribute. He has an incredible work ethic, and even anticipates what you might require before you even think of it -- truly amazing.

- Gloria S.
A

Rating
It went very well. I’m very pleased with the service. They are very friendly and personable. They’ve taken me back to the storehouse to make sure I get the product that I’m looking for. You can bring the old hoses in and in a short amount of time they custom make the hoses.
- Michael B.

All Boat Dealer in Chicago, IL

Companies below are listed in alphabetical order. To view top rated service providers along with reviews and ratings, Join Angie's List Now!

AHLSTRANDS' MARINE

1300 TOWNLINE RD
Mundelein

Airmarine Inc

5638 S Central Ave
Chicago

All aboard boat repair

Mobil marine unit
Hometown

ALL GUARD PRODUCTS

3729 RIVA RIDGE DR

American Virtual Associates

304 Whitelaw Avenue
East Alton

ARBEE MOTORSPORTS

1450 PRATT BLVD
Elk Grove Village

Arts Wired Electronics

3029 N Kedzie Ave
Chicago

Auto cargo export LLC

12710 tall pine dr

Automotive Concepts

13649 S Cicero Avenue
Midlothian

B and B Auto Center

2309 N RINGWOOD RD
Mchenry

Balanced Audio Video LLC

2107 Graue Mill Ct.
Mchenry

Baltic Marine Services Inc.

3136 S. Canal St.
Chicago

BAUSKE BOAT BASIN

152 N US HIGHWAY 12
Fox Lake

BEDFORD SALES

879 BEDFORD RD
Morris

BERQUIST MARINE CTR

8415 HIGHWAY 31
Cary

BERWYN MARINE CTR

5817 W OGDEN AVE
Cicero

Blacklite Electric

2646 N Marshfield Ave
Chicago

BOB'S MARINA INC

25584 W IL ROUTE 173
Antioch

BOMAR MARINE

40501 N Bald Eagle Rd
Antioch

CALUMET MARINE & SPORTS SUPPLY

426 BURNHAM AVE
Calumet City

CANVAS WORKS

39532 N IL ROUTE 59
Lake Villa

Carefree Boat Club - Chicago

3155 S Lake Shore Dr
Chicago

CARL STIRN'S MARINE

640 N BROADWAY
Aurora

CHICAGO KAYAK

11323 Duck Lake Loop

CHICAGO MARINE ELECTRONICS

212 E Crescent Ave
Elmhurst

CHICAGO MASTERCRAFT INC

31223 N US HIGHWAY 12
Round Lake

CHICAGO SEA RAY

31535 N US HIGHWAY 12
Round Lake

CHICAGO YACHT CLUB

400 E MONROE ST
Chicago

CHICAGO YACHT CLUB

2045 N LINCOLN PARK W
Chicago

COLUMBIA YACHT CLUB

111 N LAKESHORE DR
Chicago

COUNTRYSIDE PROPELLERS INC

17414 FIELDSTONE DR
Marengo

Crowley's Yacht Yard Lakeside LLC

3434 East 95th St
Chicago

Crystal Lake Marine Services Inc

1151 Lake Ave
Woodstock

Dan's Detailing

370 E. Prairie Street Unit# 10
Crystal Lake

DARBY YACHTS SALES

6016 N Nina Ave
Chicago

DB Mechanics

Lombard

DENNA LAWN & MARINE

560 N YORK RD
Bensenville

Direct Detail

Woodridge

DON'S AUTO INTERIORS & TOPS

11937 S. Cicero Ave
Alsip

DUCHOW'S BOAT CENTER

71 NIPPERSINK BLVD
Fox Lake

DUERR ENTERPRISES

6503 SCOTCH PINE DR
Tinley Park

ELITE YACHT BROKERAGE

26 RODEO DR
Willowbrook

Engine Rebuilders & Supply, Inc

4010 North Ave
Stone Park

Enlightened Insurance

2N170 Fairfield Ave
Lombard

EXTREME NEEDLE UPHOLSTERY

945 W MAIN ST
Braidwood

Fibrenew Chicago Southwest

2519 Freeland Ct
Naperville

Five Star Boat Center

410 Kings Road
Fox Lake

FLEET MARINE

3645 UNION AVE
Steger

FOX LAKE PROPELLER

1803 Holian Dr
Spring Grove

Franks Auto Repair

305 Main St
West Chicago

Freestyle Factory

25276 W. Grass Lake Rd.
Antioch

Gay-Cierge

Chicago

GENEVA KAYAK CTR

211 Monroe St
Genoa

GOLD COAST YACHTS LLC

512 EASY ST
Darien

GORDY'S LAKEFRONT MARINE

36 S US HIGHWAY 12
Fox Lake

GRAND SPORT CTR

7829 W GRAND AVE
Elmwood Park

GREAT LAKES KAYAK

950 ALBRECHT DR
Lake Bluff

GREAT LAKES YACHT SALES INC

100 N US HIGHWAY 12
Fox Lake

GUNDELACH'S CANVAS

25434 W IL ROUTE 173
Antioch

H & L Auto Mechanics

223 indian trail

HELM PRODUCTS INC

PO Box 265
Addison

HENRY'S MARINE INC

3140 S CANAL ST
Chicago

Hillcrafters LLC. Antique Restoration

3113 Christopher Ct
Mchenry

HUSTLER SPORTS CTR

4016 W CRYSTAL LAKE RD
Mchenry

HUSTLER STORAGE LEASING & CORP

4016 W CRYSTAL LAKE RD
Mchenry

J-BOATSMIDWEST

310 S Michigan Ave Unit 1600
Chicago

JERRY GRANFRANCISCO

17601 CRYSTAL LAKE DR
Homer Glen

KARMA YACHT SALES

3635 S Halsted St
Chicago

Kastelic Canvas

15940 S Lincoln Hwy
Plainfield

KINGS ISLAND MARINE

500 S US HIGHWAY 12
Fox Lake

Larsen Marine Svc

625 E Sea Horse Dr
Waukegan

LED Warehouse

40 Midland Ave
Joliet

LIBERTY MARINE CTR

32322 N IL ROUTE 83
Grayslake

LUXURY AUTO FINDER

745 HUNTER DR
Batavia

LUXURY BOAT EXCHANGE

410 KINGS RD
Fox Lake

Machines for Living

1102 North Wolcott Ave
Chicago

MARINE SPECIALISTS

PO Box 322
Winthrop Harbor

MaXxx Motorsports

690 Gerry Way

MIDWEST AUTO TOPS & UPHOLSTERY INC

13421 Southwest Hwy
Orland Park

MIDWEST MARINE LIQUIDATORS

1600 S US HIGHWAY 12
Fox Lake

MILLER'S DREAM MARINE

1208 N RIVERSIDE DR
Mchenry

MILO SALES & SVC INC

3837 W 127TH ST
Alsip

MISSION BAY MULTISPORT

1110 SOUTH ST
Elgin

Modern Media Tech

P.O. Box 53
Lake Bluff

MUNSON MARINE

501 E Grand Ave
Ingleside

MUNSON SKI & INBOARD WATER SPORTS INC

31695 N ROUTE 12
Round Lake

NAVIGANTO

719 S Elmwood Ave
Oak Park

O.s.m auto repair

970 Pyott rd
Crystal Lake

OEM Solutions Inc

700 Commerce Dr
Oak Brook

OFFSHORE

28841 Nagel Ct Ste 5
Lake Bluff

OSTROW MARINE CO INC

1762 Dunvegan Dr

Personal Touch Moving

665 N Lapeer Rd

PHIL'S PROP SHOP

12171 Beach Blvd Apt 506

PINNACLE YACHTS

904 WILLIAM ST
River Forest

PISTAKEE YACHT CLUB

3300 ROCKY BEACH RD
Mchenry

Pro Care Services Inc

25306 W Carson Dr
Lake Villa

PROPAHOLICS

500 Il Route 59 Unit D
Ingleside

PROPELLERS UNLIMITED

45 E NORTH AVE
Melrose Park

RICHMOND CANVAS

10819 N MAIN ST
Richmond

RIECK'S SHIP & BOAT YARD DIV

5600 W 41ST ST
Cicero

Road Rage Designs

2449 Pierce Dr.
Spring Grove

Rollins Aquatic Solutions

PO Box 57
Bloomingdale

SAILBOAT SALES CO

3434 E 95TH ST
Chicago

SAILBOATS INC

1560 N SANDBURG TER
Chicago

SAILING WORLD INC

216 Rand Rd Lowr
Mchenry

SAILORETTE'S NAUTICAL NOOK

451 DAVY LN
Wilmington

SAILTIME CHICAGO

3119 S IL ROUTE 31
Crystal Lake

SEAVIVOR BOATS

576 ARLINGTON AVE
Des Plaines

SEE ARK MARINE

543 RAVINE DR
Winthrop Harbor

SHIP CHANDLER

5821 N Navarre Ave
Chicago

SHOGREN PERFORMANCE MARINE

3800 SUNSET AVE
Waukegan

SKIPPER BUD'S

3600 N RECREATION DR
Chicago

Skipper Bud's Marina

215 N Point Dr
Winthrop Harbor

SOUTHWEST MARINE

6 FORD DR
New Lenox

Speedpro Imaging of Chicago

2130 W. Fulton St.
Chicago

SPRING BROOK MARINA

1702 7TH ST
Winthrop Harbor

Stay In Touch Mobile

1770 S Randall Road
Genava

TANGLEWOOD MARINE

520 S 14TH AVE
Saint Charles

Tanglewood Marine LLC

520 S 14th Ave
Saint Charles

TARTAN & C & C OF CHICAGO

1739 S HALSTED ST
Chicago

TCB Concierge Service

P.O. Box 56535
Chicago

TRACKER BOAT CTR

1820 N SKOKIE HWY
Gurnee

TURNING POINT PROPELLERS INC

PO Box 803338
Chicago

Urban Kayaks

207 E. Riverwalk S.
Chicago

WATER WERKS II

3S450 N STATE ROUTE 59
Naperville

WAUCONDA BOAT

231 E LIBERTY ST
Wauconda

WavePads

410 Shady Lane
Shorewood

WELDING BY K & K

54 LE BARON ST
Waukegan

Wendella Sightseeing Co Inc

405 N Wabash
Chicago

WEST MARINE

567 E ROOSEVELT RD
Lombard

WIND LINE SALES

15121 W CLOVER LN
Libertyville

WINDELLA BOATS

225 S CANAL ST
Chicago

YACHT BROKERS

20154 WILLOW DR
Chicago Heights

YACHT EXCHANGE

222 MERCHANDISE MART PLZ 3352
Chicago

YANMAR AMERICA CORP

101 International Pkwy
Chicago Zip Codes

Join Angie's List to get the best local reviews in Chicago.

What Does My Membership Include?
  • Instant access to reviews for 700+ services
  • Exclusive service discounts - up to 70 percent off!
  • Top-notch support from our live call center
How does Angie's List work?
1. Say you need a Boat Sales
2. Angie's List has tons of detailed, local reviews.
3. Find a winner, and book them.
4. Angie's List is there to resolve any issues.
CBS
Good Morning America
Fox News
USA Today
The Wall Street Journal
MSN money