Granville Island Boat Rentals

Granville Island

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In a Nutshell

Hourston Glasscraft boats ferry up to 5 passengers on waters between Bowen Island & Indian Arm powered by 60 to 75 hp engines & stereos.

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires Nov 1, 2012. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as a gift. Limit 1 per boat. 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. Must sign waiver. $10 insurance fee not included. Subject to weather. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Boats connect humans with previously unreachable destinations, allowing them to traverse oceans without swimming or to sneak into exclusive schooners-only nightclubs. Master watery expanses with this Groupon.

$29 for One-Hour Boat Rental (Up to $65 Value)

Each Hourston Glasscraft boat features a 16- or 17-foot length and seats 4–5 passengers. Watery excursions depart from the harbour and traverse placid waters on their way to Bowen Island or Indian Arm. Vessels come equipped with personal flotation devices for each passenger, stereos, and powerful 60- to 75-horsepower engines. 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 million visitors as they step into a boat from Granville Island 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 how to operate speed boats before your departure, with the harbour seals offering directions during the journey. Customers are replete with several experiences, ranging from calm leisurely cruises past the snow-capped mountains of Granite Falls of Indian Arm, or an adrenalin-fueled excursion through the islands of Howe Sound while on the look out for bald eagles, dolphins, seals and maybe a black and white fined fish.

Customer Reviews

Emma was amazing! Both staff(owners) were so helpful and thorough. It was an amazing experience. Infact we are going to book for a longer ride next month. Highly, highly recommend.
Nazanin K. · July 25, 2013
It was first-time experience with motorboating, fun and exciting. Emma? of GIBR was courteous & efficient, though the instructions were brief but adequate. My son & I both enjoyed the time on the water that day. I would come back for more fun next time. Kim 2012/10/28
Kim H. · October 29, 2012
I had a great time! Thank you!
Helen S. · September 12, 2012

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