Family owned and operated Bonita Boat Rentals makes it easy to "Be Your Own Captain" on one of our comfortable pontoon boats. Explore the best of Southwest Florida including the waters of Fort Myers Beach and North Naples. Our great location offers access to over 35 miles of intercoastal waterways including: Estero Bay, Big Hickory Bay, Fish Trap Bay, The Imperial River, The Estero River and Spring Creek for a variety of boating trips. Only minutes to the north awaits Estero Bay which has the unique privilege of being Florida's first aquatic preserve dedicated in 1966. Estero Bay is home to over 40% of the state's endangered and threatened species. Come experience one of Florida's most productive estuaries surrounded by massive red mangrove forests. On the north end of Estero Bay, Big Carlos Pass offers beach access to Lovers Key State Park. Our local beaches are ranked in the top 10 nationally. Most of our customers tell us they saw bottle nosed dolphins on their trip. We have a healthy population of Florida's most graceful marine mammal, the manatee. Numerous species of birds call Southwest Florida home including egrets, herons, ibis, pelicans, ospreys, rosette spoonbills and even the patriotic Bald Eagle.