Two-Hour BYOB Weekday or Weekend Electric Boat Rental for Up to Eight (Up to 64% Off)

South Loop

Value Discount You Save
$250 64% $161
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In a Nutshell

Electric boats cruise leisurely up and down the Chicago River on a waterfront tour; bring your own food and drinks

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires May 21, 2014. Amount paid never expires. Limit 3 per person, may buy 3 additional as gifts. Limit 1 per visit. Valid only for option purchased. Appointment required. 24hr cancellation notice required. Valid for up to 8 people. Must be 21 with valid photo ID to drive. Not valid on 7/4/13, 7/26 - 7/27/13, or 8/17 - 8/18/13. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

It’s said that the happiest day in a boat owner’s life is when he sells the boat or gets to use it in a Viking funeral, praise Odin. Skip the hassles of ownership with this Groupon.

Choose Between Two Options

  • $89 for a two-hour electric boat rental, valid Monday–Friday (a $250 value)
  • $119 for a two-hour electric boat rental, valid Saturday–Sunday (a $250 value)<p>

Up to eight people bring along snacks and alcoholic beverages for two-hour mini-vacations on the water. While a built-in sound system blasts tunes, the group’s designated captain pilots the electric boat along the Chicago River and into its harbors.

Chicago Boat Rentals

During summer months, the night sky above the Chicago River bursts to life with booming colors. Fireworks displays launch from Navy Pier every Wednesday and Saturday, and crowds gather to marvel at the spectacle. However, the best views are arguably on the water, where boats float beneath the glow of explosions. Not all of these spectators own their own boats. Some sit aboard vessels from Chicago Boat Rentals. The company transforms its customers into temporary captains of yachts and electric boats, which groups can use to tour Chicago's waters. They might have lunch out on the Chicago River, passing by the city's renowned waterfront architecture and that one building everyone pretends to like.

Customer Reviews

Enjoy the experience!
Ben · April 16, 2014
It ,was a wonderful experience,nice clean boat.easy to maneuver....we had a great day,took our lunch and enjoyed the sights of Chicago while cruising down the river.....just do it!
JANET S. · April 16, 2014
get there a 15-20 minutes early so you can get set up - otherwise, it was a great time, really easy going, bring food and treats -
Eric F. · April 16, 2014

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