Granville Island Boat Rentals


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In a Nutshell

1-hour speed boat rental lets up to 5 explore downtown, Howe Sound & Indian Arm coastlines; temporary license & safety equipment included

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires Jun 27, 2015. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as a gift. Limit 1 per rental. Reservation required. 48 hour cancellation notice or fee up to Groupon price may apply. Credit card required at booking. Subject to availability and weather conditions. Must be 21 or older to drive boat. $10 insurance fee and gas not included. No boating license required. Valid only for 17-foot Houston Glasscraft vessel. Minimum 2-hour rental required on weekends. Must sign waiver. Vouchers may not be combined. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

The Deal

  • C$30 for a one-hour boat rental (Up to C$65 Value)

Explore the Vancouver coastline in a private speed boat. Each Hourston Glasscraft is 17-foot in length and has a capacity for 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.

Customer Reviews

We had so much fun exploring the area by boat! Would recommend it !
Barbara K. · August 17, 2016
Love love love it so much fun
Kristina · June 26, 2016
It is a great way to see the seashore around Vancouver. The gas and insurance does increase the price quite a bit, but worth it! The guys who gave directions and instructions were efficient and thorough. Overall a great way to spend an hour or two!
Dawn J. · June 14, 2016
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    1696 Duranleau Street

    Vancouver, BC V6H 3S4


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