Grand Haven Boat Rental
In Beautiful Coast Guard City USA!
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Call (616) 430-3434 to make a reservation, check availability, or for more information.
9am to 8 pm
8 Hours: 9 am – 5pm or 10 am – 6 pm
[Varies on the boat rental. Click "Boats & Rates" for specific times]
4 Hours: 9:30 am – 1:30 pm or 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm [Times for ALL boats]
No Discounts OR 8-Hour reservations on July 4th and August 5th
If you arrive late for the start of your rental, the stop time does not change!
Late returns may be charged $25 for every 15 minutes past the end of your rental period!
An advance reservation of more than 7 days will be accepted for Day Rentals only and requires 50% deposit. Reservations less than 7 days prior require payment in full.
Cancellation policy is 7 days for full refund.
If your boating time is reduced due to rain in Grand Haven, we give a partial refund. If it rains all day, in Grand Haven, you get a full refund. The decision is not made until the day of your rental, after 1:00 pm. There are no cancellations based on forecast. For rentals of 3+ consecutive days, there are no refunds for inclement weather.
We offer discounts for consecutive multiple days and active military personnel.
Prices do not include fuel. Like a car rental, you start with a full tank of gas and you refuel when you’re done. Fuel consumption will vary depending on your usage. On average, you can plan on $8-$12 per hour of boating for gas. Gas dock is conveniently located on Spring Lake.
Add water sports for $50. Price includes skis, tube, ropes, life jackets, and liability insurance. Sorry, we still have to charge $50 if you bring your own equipment.
Grand Valley Marina at 1211 Jackson, Grand Haven. Private marina, private parking lot.
Our customers can explore Spring Lake, Grand River and the numerous bayous. Sorry, Lake Michigan is prohibited.
Who Can Rent:
You must be at least 25 years old and have prior boating experience. No boating license is required in the State of Michigan.
Responsible pet owners can bring their family dog(s) for $25 SERVICE FEE and a signed Pet Addendum on file.
Each boat is equipped with all emergency equipment, including life jackets.
We will familiarize the operator with the boat and safety equipment, and condition of boat and safety equipment will be documented on our Rental Agreement: Rental Agreement
You can find a complete list of our rules and restrictions here: Rules & Restrictions
We highly recommend you consult and read all the Michigan boat laws at: https://www.boat-ed.com/michigan/handbook/book.html