Giethoorn boat rental

Giethoorn boat rental Geythorn, is located in the middle of the car-free part of Giethoorn. If you want to sail in Giethoorn and you do not have a boat, you can rent a boat here. You can go here to rent a whisper boat, luxury sloop, canoe or punter. There is also a possibility to get on a tour boat with skipper from here. In addition to the boat rental, they have a restaurant. This restaurant with terrace on the Binnenpad, is located directly on the village canal of Giethoorn. Come and watch boats here and enjoy a cup of coffee with apple pie and whipped cream or a delicious fries special.

Rent a boat at Giethoorn Geythorn

Which boats can you rent from Geythorn?

Rent a whisper boat at Geythorn

geythorn Giethoorn
Boats from Geythorn

You can certainly go for a whisper boat. These are open punts that are electrically driven. These whisper boats are easy to drive. The smallest whisper boat of recreation company Geythorn is suitable for 2 to 5 people. In addition, they also have whisper boats for max 7 to 8 people for rent.

  • Whisper boat (2 to 5 people)
  • Whisper boat (7 to 8 people)
Rent a 6 person sloop

Their electrically powered rental sloop offer a little more comfort and luxury. Each sloop is equipped with an artificial leather cushion set and a teak deck. The steering wheel makes this rental sloop easy to steer. Also, the boats are equipped with a stronger electric motor. The rental boat is suitable for a maximum of 6 people. To drive the geythorn sloops, no license is required.

Rent a Punter

At the Geythorn it is possible to rent an authentic Gieterse punter. Old-fashioned Punting.

Rent a sail punter

It is also possible to rent a sailing pointer at recreation company Geythorn. These sailing pointers are suitable for up to 5 people.

Kayak rental

Enjoy with your kayak, discover the nature reserve de Wieden. After a day of kayaking, relax on the terrace of restaurant Geythorn. Here you can rent kayaks for 1 person.

Canoe rental Weerribben-Wieden

With a Canadian canoe from the Geythorn you are ready to discover Weerribben-Wieden National Park by canoe. This Canadian canoe is for 2/3 people.

Boat tour through Giethoorn

Take a look at for a canal cruise package, which recreation company Geythorn offers.

How to reserve a sloop?

Via or by calling 0521-361954, you can reserve a boat at Geythorn in Giethoorn Netherlands. This is certainly recommended in the following busy periods:

  • Whitsunday
  • May holidays
  • Ascension Day
  • Weekends from May to September
  • Summer holidays (Especially during the construction trade 2022 holiday)


Practical tips 

Sailing route Giethoorn

The staff of the Geythorn is ready to explain in advance about the operation of the engine and the different sailing routes. You will receive a sailing chart with a suggested sailing route. So that you see everything during a day in Giethoorn and can find your way back.

Parking in Giethoorn

Because recreation company Geythorn is located in the middle of Giethoorn on the Binnenpad, parking in front of the door is impossible here.

Binnenpad 42 8355BS Giethoorn

What to eat at Geythorn?


Snackbar/restaurant Geythorn is located directly on the village canal of Giethoorn. You can go here for a quick bite or an ice cream. Moreover, you can also take a seat for a drink on the terrace of Geythorn. From the terrace you have a good view of what is happening in the village canal. Here you will find the website with the menu of snack bar /restaurant Geythorn.

Binnenpad 42 8355BS Giethoorn

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