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Giethoorn Eco Boat Rental & Tours

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Giethoorn Village by boat

Eco-friendly and 100% electric, your rental boat will take you through Giethoorn. Begin your journey in the serene Giethoorn Noord, where tranquility meets stunning natural beauty. Cruise along picturesque bridges and pass by authentic thatched-roof farms. All tours starts from the beautifully landscaped gardens of Hotel De Harmonie right in the heart of the village. You can use the large private car park next to the hotel free of charge. If you’re using public transport, it couldn’t be easier as bus 70 stops right outside the door at the “Hotel De Harmonie” bus stop.

Whisper boat 2-5 people
All ages 1, 2 or 3 hours no boating license required!

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Rental sloop 2-5 people
All ages 2 or 3 hours no boating license required!

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Rent luxury sloop 2-6 persons
All ages 2 or 3 hours no boating license required!

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Private Canal Cruise Giethoorn
All ages 2-8 people 1 or 2 hours 1 hour € 135,- | 2 hours € 250,-

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Canal Cruise for groups of 10 to 25 pers.
All ages 12-25 people 1 hour € 195,-

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About Us

Discover the enchanting beauty of Giethoorn, a picturesque village known as the “Venice of the Netherlands,” where canals wind their way through quaint thatched-roof cottages and lush greenery. At Giethoorn Boat Rentals, we offer you the perfect opportunity to experience this idyllic wonderland from the best vantage point – on the water!

Explore Giethoorn

Giethoorn is a treasure trove of natural beauty and cultural heritage waiting to be explored. Glide along the peaceful canals, passing under picturesque bridges, and immerse yourself in the serene ambiance that surrounds you. Our boats allow you to visit the village’s hidden gems, including charming cafes, traditional Dutch architecture, and delightful gardens, all accessible only by water.

Our Fleet

Our boat rental company has a diverse fleet of well-maintained and comfortable boats to suit your preferences and group size. Whether you’re planning a romantic getaway, a family adventure, or a fun outing with friends, we have the perfect boat for you. From classic “punting” boats to modern electric boats, each vessel is designed to provide you with a safe and enjoyable boating experience.

Boating Made Easy

Whether you’re an experienced captain or a first-time boater, there’s no need to worry! Our boats are easy to operate, and our friendly team will provide you with a comprehensive briefing before you set off on your adventure. Safety is our top priority, and life jackets are provided for your peace of mind.

Flexible Rental Options

We understand that every traveler’s itinerary is different. That’s why we offer flexible rental options, including hourly, half-day, and full-day rentals. Tailor your boat trip to suit your schedule and preferences, ensuring you have ample time to explore the wonders of Giethoorn at your leisure.

Special Occasions and Events

Looking to add a touch of uniqueness to your celebration? Whether it’s a birthday, anniversary, or corporate event, a boat trip in Giethoorn can turn any occasion into an unforgettable experience. Reach out to us, and we’ll be delighted to help you plan a special outing on the water.


To guarantee availability, we recommend making a reservation in advance. You can easily book your boat online:

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or contact our helpful team for assistance. Upon booking, we will ensure that your boat is ready and waiting for you at the designated time.

Location and Contact

Our boat rental company is conveniently located in the heart of Giethoorn, making it effortless for you to start your boating adventure. For detailed directions or any inquiries, don’t hesitate to get in touch with us via phone or email. Our team is here to assist you every step of the way.

Embark on a Water Adventure

Unleash the explorer in you and embark on a water adventure like no other with Giethoorn Boat Rentals. Whether you seek tranquility, natural beauty, or simply a unique experience, Giethoorn has it all. Book your boat today and get ready to create memories that will last a lifetime. We look forward to welcoming you aboard!

Parking Giethoorn

Free Parking for an Unforgettable Eco Boat Rental & Tours in Giethoorn!

At Giethoorn Eco Boat Rental & Tours, we believe that every aspect of your experience should be hassle-free, including parking! That’s why we are delighted to offer free parking facilities for up to 125 cars, ensuring you can focus solely on enjoying the breathtaking beauty of Giethoorn without any worries.

Your boat is just a few steps away from your car if you choose to rent one.