VeraVise Outdoor Living
Dubbed as “The Party Boat”, Pontoon boats are perfect vessels for holding parties with family and friends. They are designed to provide maximum comfort for recreation, leisure, and relaxation.
Before going on a boat trip with your entire family or group of friends its essential to know how many people can fit on a pontoon boat. Let's answer that today!
Check the Capacity Plate
Boat Capacity Calculation
Indicates the maximum number of passengers and maximum weight limit (passengers, gear, motor, and other items)
(Boat’s Length × Width) / 15 = Number of Passengers
in general, larger boats with more length tend to hold more passengers and pounds.
20 foot pontoon: 9 persons, 1,200 lbs
22 foot pontoon: 10 persons, 1,370 lbs
27 foot double decker: 17 persons, 2,730 lbs
24 feet pontoon: 11 persons, 1,500 lbs
25 foot double decker: 12 persons, 1,830 lbs
28 feet and 2 inches tritoon: 16 persons, 2,500 lbs
Capsizing Risks Legal Issues Reduced Boat Performance Insurance Invalidation
Sticking to your pontoon boat’s capacity and adhering to the rules don not only protect you, but all of those around you.