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Granville Island Boat Rentals and Fishing Charters

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1696 Duranleau St | Granville Island, Vancouver, British Columbia V6H 3S4, Canada
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Granville Island Boat Rentals, located in the heart of downtown Vancouver, has the safest and most modern boat rental fleet in Vancouver. We have been servicing all of Vancouver’s speed boat rental needs since 1982.If it’s zipping around the harbour you’re after, or a peaceful, leisurely cruise, we have the boats for you and your friends. There is no better way to experience the magnificent waters of Vancouver.Adventure awaits .. look up and catch sight of a bald eagle or gaze down at a harbour seal. Boating in and around Vancouver is truly an unforgettable experience, nothing brings a family or friends together like a day on the water. Put us down on your itinerary for fun. Reserve your spot today!Granville Island Boat Rentals has partnered with the most experienced deep sea fishing guides in Vancouver. They know all the secret fishing grounds and some of the best fishing often takes place within minutes of leaving our dock. Granville Island is uniquely located in the center of most of Vancouver’s prime fishing spots.Our fishing guides have some of the fastest and newest fishing boats in Vancouver. Each boat is fully equipped with all the fishing equipment you will need to catch the big one. The chinook salmon has always been BC sport fishing’s crown jewel. This trophy fish can tip the scales at more than 32kg/70lb.
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1696 Duranleau St | Granville Island, Vancouver, British Columbia V6H 3S4, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hit up the rentals with some friends as per trip advisors recommendation and we were not dissapointed! Adian and Emma were so welcoming and helpful, none of us had any experience driving a boat without supervision so were slightly apprehensive before hand but they could...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We rented the GT boat for 2 hours and had a fantastic family adventure. The boat was in great condition and very comfortable. Our infant and 3 year old loved it as much as we did and we all had appropriately sized life jackets. Would...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I rented a 17 foot speed boat from Granville Island Boat rentals. The boats were well maintained and seated 5. The staff have you arrive 15 minutes before your rental time to watch a safety video, complete paperwork and show you how...More

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If you do one thing when you're in Vancouver make sure you go to Granville Island Boat Rentals and spend a day out on a boat - it was without a doubt the highlight of our trip. Emma and Aidan couldn't have been nicer or...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I have been renting boats from Granville island boat rentals for sometime now. Owning a boat can be a tad bit pricey due to upkeep and mooring costs, but renting one can be easier on the pocket. The rentals are in tip...More

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Reviewed May 8, 2018 via mobile

We stumbled upon Granville Boat Rentals by chance and we took a boat out with our 2 young children (age 1 & 2) and loved it! They had infant life jackets so I felt comfortable taking out young children. I highly recommend renting a boat...More

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Reviewed May 8, 2018 via mobile

My friends and I rented a boat from this company and it was amazing! The whole process was super easy and staff were really helpful and friendly. The boat we rented was awesome, comfy, and safe. We went up to Indian Arm to visit some...More

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area is the Fisherman's Wharf, where the seagulls
overhead and the smell of the sea invigorate its many
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Brenda S
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Response from chris b | Reviewed this property |
No. They will give you a complete briefing before your rental. It definitely helps when it comes to watercraft safely. You can get your Operator license online in one day. There are several websites for the online study and... More
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