SJ Koch Electric Boats

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In a Nutshell

  • Easy-to-drive luxury party-boat
  • Refrigerator & four-speaker stereo system
  • Access to waterfront attractions

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires Nov 18, 2011. Amount paid never expires. Limit 2/person, may buy 2 more as gifts. Limit 1/visit. Reservation required; subject to availability. 24hr cancellation required. Must be 21 or older w/credit card and valid ID. If born after 1971 must bring MD boating license; customers may be issued 30day temporary license. Not valid for holidays or Sat and Sun in July. Must use in 1 visit. Tax not included. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Private cruises are a luxurious way to relax and see the sights, unlike boarding dolphins equipped with saddles, which usually results in whiplash and water-filled lungs. Cruise the blue in comfort with today's Groupon: for $125, you get a two-hour boat rental for up to 10 adults (a $250 value) at SJ Koch Electric Boats, with locations in Annapolis and Oxon Hill.

At SJ Koch Electric Boats, eager land-lubbers steer themselves along Spa Creek and National Harbor in an easy-to-steer luxury party-boat. On each voluptuous vessel, seafarers have access to a 70-quart ice chest, wine cooler, and refrigerator capable of holding the brewed booty of up to 10 spirited pirates. Other amenities on the heated and enclosed private floating paradise include a bathroom and a four-speaker stereo system complete with a radio, CD player, and iPod hookup. Piloting the electric and eco-friendly craft is breezy for first-timers and veteran captains alike, with most tourgoers likening the steering experience to driving a golf cart. Without the noise, smells, and vibrations of gas engines, the smooth ship also allows guests to coast quietly and stealthily past nearby waterfront shops and restaurants

Customers do not need experience to pilot one of SJ Koch's electric boats, but they must possess a MD boating license, which can be acquired after passing an online exam. Alternatively, for those who don't have the chance to finish the boat-safety class, the boating outpost can issue a 30-day temporary certificate. Guests requiring said certificate are asked to arrive 15 minutes ahead of their reserved boating time.

SJ Koch Duffy Electric Boats

S.J. Koch Duffy's electric boats are eco-conscious, as they don't burn any fuel. Emitting zero emissions, the 22- and 18-foot rental boats provide breathtaking views upon departure. Renters can take the canopied vessels floating by Annapolis's US Naval Academy. On board, a built-in stereo system emits an energetic score to each renter's adventure. Duffy's website claims the boats are as easy to drive as a golf cart, but also offers training for new drivers.

Customer Reviews

Captain Dennis was a great host for our cruise.
Beverly H. · September 10, 2016
This was an amazing experience! Our captain, Mike, was a wonderful tour guide. He was friendly, knowledgeable, and definitely showed us a great time! My mother-in-law, who is a stickler for customer service mentioned how personable he was. We enjoyed ourselves thoroughly on the quaint electric boat. Lovely experience. We will absolutely be renting from them again!
Steph M. · August 26, 2016
Had an amazing time. Watch the sunset was beautiful. Definitely something different and will leave lasting memories.
Tez · August 25, 2016
Merchant Location Map
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    300 2nd St.

    Annapolis, Maryland 21403

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  2. 2

    Fort Washington

    163 Waterfront St.

    Oxon Hill, Maryland 20745

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