Bay Area Location

Boat Specialists is now serving the San Francisco Bay Area!

Founded in Ventura, CA, in 1976, Boat Specialists is pleased to offer its outstanding service, competitive pricing, and excellent selection of boats and outboard motors to the Bay Area boating community.


790 National Court

Richmond, CA 94804

Monday - Friday 9am-5pm PT




Why Boat Specialists?

There is a reason why boaters worldwide choose Boat Specialists for all their boating needs. Our commitment to customer satisfaction and strong relationships with top industry brands means we can offer the best boats and outboards at the greatest possible value. Boat Specialists only represent your major brands that truly stand behind quality and craftsmanship. Brands such as Yamaha, Mercury, Tohatsu, Zodiac, Sea Fox,  Achilles, and AB Inflatables. Brands that are known throughout the industry as the superior choice for boaters of all skill levels. With the support of our knowledgeable staff and competitive pricing - we guarantee to get you out on the water in no time!

Exceptional Customer Service & Knowledgeable Staff

Boat Specialists consists of a team of dedicated individuals who bring with them real-world experience in the boating industry. As avid boaters themselves, our sales team knows first-hand that quality products and crafted goods are paramount to a successful day out on the water. 

Family Owned and Operated

Boat Specialists was founded in 1976 by boating enthusiast Don Potts and was passed down to his two children, Jared and Jenna, in 2004. When you do business with Boat Specialists, you are doing business with a group of people who have a deep connection and pride in the products and services they offer.

Financing Available

We have great financing options available on our large collection of products for those who qualify, including all your favorite boats and outboards. By offering financing options, we can provide our customers with more selection and flexibility on top brands.