$99 for a Two-Hour Electric Boat Rental from Chicago Electric Boat Company ($300 Value)


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In a Nutshell

Up to 10 passengers ride canopied, silent boats up and down the Chicago River, easily handled by new captains.

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires Nov 1, 2014. Amount paid never expires. Limit 2 per person, may buy 1 additional as gift. Limit 1 per visit. Limit 10 passengers per rental. Online reservation required. 24hr cancellation notice required. $500 deposit required on major credit card. Must be 21 or older to drive the boat. Must sign liability waiver. Subject to weather conditions. Certain boats available for this offer only. Subject to availability. Not valid on All National Holidays, 5/26/14, 7/3/14, 7/4/14, 7/5/14, 7/6/14, 8/16/14, 8/17/14, 8/29/14, 8/30/14, 8/31/14, 9/1/14. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

The Deal

  • $99 for two-hour electric boat rental ($300 value)

Beneath the canopy of a Duffy electric boat, up to 10 passengers embark upon the Chicago River for two hours of serene sightseeing. After a brief driving lesson, the captain is free to navigate the vessel beneath bridges and around the river. Circular sofa seating cradles passengers as they make use of the central table for BYOB refreshments. Guests can play tunes from the radio or CDs or even queue up favorite sea shanties on the integrated, iPod-compatible sound system. Certified captains are available for an additional fee for groups of 6 or less. Tour guides are also available for an additional fee. Customers can also take advantage of valet parking ($18 for up to six hours, not included in this Groupon; rates subject to change). For more information, see Chicago Electric Boat Company’s FAQ page.

Chicago Electric Boat Company

Chicago Electric Boat Company's canopied, comfortable vessels navigate the scenic waters of the Chicago River, stirring up the reflected lights of the Loop's skyline in their wake. Groups lounge in plush seating as their elected driver easily steers the boat, bobbing along at cruising speeds of 4–5 miles per hour. Integrated sound systems pump out sailing music from iPods and other devices, and onboard accommodations create ample space for staging drinks, light refreshments, and Battleship tournaments. The company keeps a roster of certified captains and tour guides on hand.

Customer Reviews

The evening cruise was beautiful.
Thomas S. · October 27, 2014
Fabulous time! Definitely going again! The employees were awesome! great customer service
Stephanie Z. · October 25, 2014
So much fun, a day or night time cruise is great with friends ! Views are unbeatable!
Susan S. · October 22, 2014
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    Chicago, IL 60654


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