$30 for a One-Hour Boat Rental with Seating for Up to Five from Granville Island Boat Rentals (Up to $65 Value)

Granville Island

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In a Nutshell

1-hour boat rentals let up to 5 people explore downtown, Howe Sound, & Indian Arm coastlines; temporary license & safety equipment included.

The Fine Print

Expires Jun 27th, 2013. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as a gift. Limit 1 per boat per visit. Reservation required. Subject to availability. 48hr cancellation notice or fee up to Groupon price may apply. Credit card required at booking. Must be 21 or older to operate. $10 insurance fee and gas not included. Boating license not required. Minimum 2-hour rental required on weekends. Valid only for 17-foot Houston Glasscraft vessel. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

$30 for One-Hour Boat Rental (Up to $65 Value)

Each Hourston Glasscraft has a 17-foot length and has a capacity for seats 4–5 passengers. Customers can explore the waters around downtown Vancouver, Bowen Island or Indian Arm, and passengers catch glimpses of seals, bald eagles, and marine birds along the way. Vessels come equipped with safety equipment for each passenger, dock-side instructions on how to operate the boat and stereos, as well as a powerful 75-horsepower engine. See the company's website for additional boat information. This Groupon does not include the additional $10 insurance fee or gas. There is also a two-hour minimum for weekend rentals. For more information, check out Granville Island Boat Rentals' FAQ.

Granville Island Boat Rentals

Since 1982, Granville Island Boat Rentals has served more than a half million visitors as they step into a boat from Granville Island Marina and set off to explore sights such as Vancouver's vibrant downtown skyline and the islands and inlets of the serene Howe Sound and Indian Arm. With an priority on safety, their crew offers dockside instructions on operate speed boats before, with the harbour seals offering directions during the journey. Customers are replete with several experiences, ranging from calm cruises past the snow-capped mountains of Granite Falls of Indian Arm, or an adrenalin-fueled excursion through the islands of Howe Sound.


Tips from Groupon Customers

  • “Great service and fun experience. I would recommend this to others :)”

  • “The staff was excellent .I have rented from Seawells and I fuel was included.Boat was good family enjoyed it.”

  • “The journey east towards the second narrows bridge is a great way to see a different perspective on the city, and the tankers in the bay look great up close!”


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