Giethoorn boat rental

Giethoorn boat rental Zuideinde, run by the Koppers family from Giethoorn, is located in the Southern part of Giethoorn. It is the first boat rental company, on your right, when you enter our village from Meppel, Wanneperveen or Zwartsluis. Right next to the boats, boat rental Zuideinde has its own parking space for customers who want to rent a boat in Giethoorn. It is free parking here. The whisper boats they offer for rent have a recognizable green color. On their website, boat rental Zuideinde, very transparently shows the current price of a sloop and / or whisper boat to rent

Rent a boat at boat rental Zuideinde

Sailing in Giethoorn

Whisper boat Weerribben

Zuideinde Giethoorn
Giethoorn boat rental Zuideinde

At Giethoorn boat rental Zuideinde you can rent a whisper boat to sail through our village. A whisper boat is an open punt, which is propelled with an electric motor. The electric motor also acts as a rudder at the same time. These environmentally friendly whisper boats are easy to steer and manoeuvrable. This makes them the ideal means of transport for the sometimes narrow canals of Giethoorn. A whisper boat can accommodate up to 5 to 6 people. The whisper boats of Zuideinde have a green color. A license is not required for this type of whisper boat.

Rent an electric sloop

At Zuideinde you can rent a sloop in addition to a whisper boat to sail through Giethoorn. The sloops of Zuideinde are, just like the whisper boats, electrically powered. A boating license is not required for this type of boat. Despite that, sailing in a sloop through Giethoorn still requires some steering skills. However, these sloops offer more comfort than a whisper boat. For example, they are equipped with an artificial leather cushion set and the steering wheel makes this boat easy to steer. Also, they are equipped with a stronger electric motor. The sloops of Zuideinde can accommodate up to 8 people.

Giethoorn canal cruise

At boat rental company Zuideinde, you can take a boat trip through Giethoorn with a tour boat. To drive this tour boat, Zuideinde has experienced skippers. These skippers know how to entertain you from start to finish with exciting stories about our village. Also guarantees, boat rental Zuideinde from Giethoorn to have the longest cruise of Giethoorn.

Reserving a boat

Booking a boat at Zuideinde in advance can via or by calling 0521-361210. Reserving a boat ensures a carefree day in Giethoorn. 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 (Bouwvak 2022) holiday)

Adress: Zuideinde 1, 8355CC Giethoorn 

Practical tips

Sailing route Giethoorn

parkeren Giethoorn
Parking at the boat rental

The staff of Zuideinde 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 can see everything during a day in Giethoorn and find your way back from the Weerribben.

Parking in Giethoorn

You can park your car on the red P1. This is the first boatrental on you right hand when you enter our village from the South-side. Parking is free here.

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