Pontoon Boats

Find pontoon boat reviews, pontoon boat know-how, and more.

Pontoon Boats now come in such a wide variety of styles and are built with an equally wide variety of activities in mind. What’s the best pontoon boat for you? Maybe you want a performance pontoon boat? Or, perhaps a pontoon with which to ski and pursue other watersports floats your boat? Regardless, from our Best Pontoon Boat List to our boat tests, Boating delivers.In fact, Boating’s Certified Boat Tests include performance data, cruising boat pricing–current at the date of publication–and detailed descriptions of layout and features. Best of all, our experienced editors, the world’s foremost powerboat experts, deliver insightful commentary, including providing a comparison boat that will help you better understand where the test boat fits in the marketplace.

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2023 Pontoon Boat Buyers Guide

If you’re a boat owner, you already know that pontoon boats reign as one of the hottest-selling segments on the market. If you’re new to boating, welcome to the evolution! More than just racking up sales numbers, a lot of research and development money continues to funnel into pontoons. No boat type carries more people for its length, and thanks to recent advances in design, pontoon boats now offer ride and handling superior to ’toons of the past. Learn more about the hottest pontoons on the market.


Featured Pontoon Boats

If you want the latest news about some of the best pontoon boats, check-in here frequently. We’ll present new pontoon boats all the time! 

Pontoon Boat Reviews