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Powerboat rental - pricey but fun

During our trip to Kelowna we decided to rent a powerboat. We settled on three hours. I was the... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2016
Restcure
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Ottawa, Canada
Great time on the lake

Rented some Jet Skis one day and had so much fun. Ended up going back the second day with some... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2018
Joe R
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Kelowna, Canada
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24 Jul 2018
“Great time on the lake”
31 Jul 2016
“Powerboat rental - pricey but fun”
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 9 August 2015

Rented a 19' power boat for a couple of hours earlier this week and the staff were very friendly and helpful, and the vessel was in great shape. And the price was very reasonable. This shop is located right on the water next to the...More

1  Thank Haidasun
Lakefront S, Manager at Okanagan Rent A Boat, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2016

Thank you for your review. We do strive the importance of customer service to all of our staff. As a seasonal business, it is a bit difficult to train many staff properly in a short amount of time to do all jobs. Therefore, there are...More

Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 12 July 2015

My family and I rented a pontoon boat. The boat was good, but the process of getting it was ridiculous and completely ruined my experience. Donna was the woman in charge, and she was extremely rude to any member of my family that interacted with...More

3  Thank haileyh474
Lakefront S, Manager at Okanagan Rent A Boat, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2016

We do apologize that your experience was ruined by the boat rental process. We do have some strict criteria to follow in regards to rentals, and we do realize that others are not so strict. However, if you can imagine the insurance needed for such...More

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Reviewed 24 July 2018

Rented some Jet Skis one day and had so much fun. Ended up going back the second day with some friends and our families rented a Pontoon boat with a tube. We have rented boats from lots of places in the past, this place is...More

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Reviewed 31 July 2016

During our trip to Kelowna we decided to rent a powerboat. We settled on three hours. I was the sole driver; it's been a long time since I drove a boat so the instructions were appreciated. They were reasonably complete though I could have benefited...More

Thank Restcure
Lakefront S, Manager at Okanagan Rent A Boat, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2016

Hello, Thank you for your review. A three hour rental is definitely more expensive than any. There is a price break at 4 hours and again at 6 hours; so rental rates get cheaper the longer you rent. As for the fuel, yes; it is...More

Reviewed 9 August 2015

Rented a 19' power boat for a couple of hours earlier this week and the staff were very friendly and helpful, and the vessel was in great shape. And the price was very reasonable. This shop is located right on the water next to the...More

1  Thank Haidasun
Lakefront S, Manager at Okanagan Rent A Boat, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2016

Thank you for your review. We do strive the importance of customer service to all of our staff. As a seasonal business, it is a bit difficult to train many staff properly in a short amount of time to do all jobs. Therefore, there are...More

Reviewed 2 August 2015 via mobile

We visited Rent-A-Boat.ca in July with six adults in our party. I had driven a boat a couple times before and had a general idea of operations. There was a $1000 deposit were not made aware of before the reservation was made and there was...More

1  Thank Joel L
Lakefront S, Manager at Okanagan Rent A Boat, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2016

Hi Joel, Sorry to hear that you weren't aware of the criteria needed to rent a boat. Just like any other recreational rentals, a credit card deposit is needed. This amount changes depending on the piece of equipment you are renting. We do want people...More

Reviewed 12 July 2015

My family and I rented a pontoon boat. The boat was good, but the process of getting it was ridiculous and completely ruined my experience. Donna was the woman in charge, and she was extremely rude to any member of my family that interacted with...More

3  Thank haileyh474
Lakefront S, Manager at Okanagan Rent A Boat, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2016

We do apologize that your experience was ruined by the boat rental process. We do have some strict criteria to follow in regards to rentals, and we do realize that others are not so strict. However, if you can imagine the insurance needed for such...More

Reviewed 13 September 2014

What a fantastic day - thank-you staff at Okanagan Rent-A-Boat Kelowna for your customer service and recommendations! The kiosk for this company is located right outside the Delta Grand Okanagan hotel on the waterfront promenade which is very convenient! They rent everything: power boats, paddle...More

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Lakefront S, Manager at Okanagan Rent A Boat, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2016

Thank you for your review. We are happy that you enjoyed your time with us. Please mention this review for a 410 credit on your next rental.

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