Frequently asked questions

Frequently asked questions

What should we bring along ? Bring a lightweight jacket, you will find that layering your clothing will work best. Remember your sunscreen, sunhat and sunglasses. Flat shoes with non marking soles are recommended. Fishing License if you fish ?, camera, film and spare batteries.

Refreshments We provide bottled water and soft drinks. Please feel free to bring along any refreshments that you may require. Bring your cooler and we will make room.

May we bring Alcoholic beverages Sure this is your holiday, our pursuit is a safe days outing and we urge you to act responsibly. Illegal drugs of any kind are not permitted under any circumstances.

Weather Summers are normally very hot and sunny with calm waters and a light breeze in the afternoon. If the weather does change the cabin is heated, also for safety we will reschedule your charter if the weather dictates.

Inclement Weather Only the captain can decide if the weather is unsafe for boating. If the boat charter is cancelled due to inclement weather the boat charter will be rescheduled to another day or a refund given.

Smoking is allowed on the outside deck only.

Pets are not allowed.

Reservations We require a credit card to reserve any of our boating charters. On confirmation of your charter, we will send you an invoice through PayPal for the cost of your boat charter plus 5% goods and services tax.

Payment Method We accept all major credit cards these are processed through PayPal. Personal and corporate checks once they have cleared and cash. All charters are subject to Canada’s 5% Goods and Service Tax (GST)

Cancellation Policy We require a minimum of 31 days to cancel your reservation without cost to you. With less than 31 days, 50% of the trip price plus GST will be refunded to your credit card, we will also credit you this 50% amount if you complete the boat charter with us during the next 12 calendar months. If you fail to show up or are unavailable for your boating charter you are responsible for the cost of the entire trip. Weather Only the captain can decide if the weather is unsafe for boating. If the boat charter is cancelled due to inclement weather the boat charter will be rescheduled to another day or a refund given.

“We welcome all questions, and would love to take you boating.”

Local Contact Number:

Cell: 778-232-2736

Vancouver Boat Tours offers:

  • Hotel pick up
  • Skipper included
  • Charters and guided tours for sightseeing and fishing
  • Evening, half-day and full-day charters
  • Children are welcome
  • Large open rear deck
  • Command bridge with passenger seating
  • Cruise at a leisurely pace while enjoying the view