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Bootverhuur Giethoorn

Binnenpad 28, 8355 BR Giethoorn, The Netherlands
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The overcrowded Venice of the Netherlands...

My boyfriend has visited this place when he was a kid, and he told me there were very few tourists... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ana L
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Boliden, Sweden
Great romantic boat tour at Giethoorn

Me and my family had a great romantic boat trip at the most famous place in Netherlands. It was... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
invisiblelady
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Oslo, Norway
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“be careful” (3 reviews)
“boat trip” (4 reviews)
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Binnenpad 28, 8355 BR Giethoorn, The Netherlands
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"be careful"
in 3 reviews
"beautiful place"
in 4 reviews
"boat trip"
in 4 reviews
"nature reserve"
in 3 reviews
"relaxing ride"
in 2 reviews
"aren t"
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"slow speed"
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"narrow canal"
in 2 reviews
"only accessible by boat"
in 2 reviews
"an option"
in 2 reviews
"little venice"
in 2 reviews
"electric boat"
in 3 reviews
"during summer"
in 2 reviews
"on site"
in 2 reviews
"boat traffic"
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"big lake"
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"whisper boat"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My boyfriend has visited this place when he was a kid, and he told me there were very few tourists. How sad that 20 years later, tourists have taken over and ruined the place :( You can barely appreciate it... I was disappointed, in comparison...More

1  Thank Ana L
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my family had a great romantic boat trip at the most famous place in Netherlands. It was amazing,we have a great luck,cause weather was blilliant 23 may.. :) we had unforgettable time .50 min boat tour. THIS AREA IS AMAZING...nice houses,flowers,birds...nature.. romantic restaurant,coffee...More

Thank invisiblelady
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

One of the most beautiful Dutch village and a very unique experience. We recently visited this town for the second time with our parents and they loved it too. We aren’t boat friendly experts but managed to drive an electric for an hour in the...More

Thank siddhant k
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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

a must to do in giethoorn!!!! cheap and a low cost very valuable memory!! very easy and safe to make a two hours boat trip around the kanal of the “little venice” be careful with the other boats but don t fear...the waters aren t...More

Thank Kostas R
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Reviewed 27 April 2018

A beautiful village, full of canals that pass through the houses. Full of rental boats of all kinds. Restaurants and cafes ... There is a large organized parking, with a large supermarket for those who want to. We rented a boat and got a map...More

Thank Eyal A
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Reviewed 22 April 2018

This is a lovely experience if you let someone else navigate. I'd rather walk than be banging around with crazy tourists trying to navigate narrow canals for the first time. Plenty of restaurants and a fantastically interesting store-- Gloria Maris.

Thank SrHootie
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Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

We visited the place by car. We hired a boat run on electric motor to roam around the many canals in this area. We chose the boat without operator. They just explained to you briefly on how to run the motor and give you a...More

1  Thank mshian63
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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Well what a harrowing experience walking around the bridges. There were thousand of people none of which could walk let alone navigate a boat on a narrow canal. Certainly wasn’t expecting it when we came to Giethoorn.

2  Thank olibot
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Reviewed 12 January 2018

We rented a boat to cruise around the beautiful canals and waterways of Giethoorn, Despite the canals being crowded, it is definitely the best way to see the place.

Thank KeriG_29
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Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

This was my first time ever renting a boat and I have to say it was a real joy for my whole family. The boat ride is calm yet it goes fast enough and it is great for children as well. You can rent life...More

Thank Shavonna B
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lemunee
8 May 2018|
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Response from olibot | Reviewed this property |
I’m sorry there doesn’t seem to be a contact phone number. There are quite a lot of these operators by the canal side. It gets VERY busy.
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Chuck S
26 May 2017|
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Response from Lisa H | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure. I would probably opt for a tour boat with someone in a wheelchair.
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