Three Frequently Asked Questions About Boat Rentals Ontario-SIMCOE RENTALS

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Three Frequently Asked Questions About Boat Rentals Ontario

The sun is shining and it's an awesome season to get out of your house and start enjoying nature. After the cold winters, now is the time when you can go out with your family and friends to have an exciting time relaxing and creating memories. Of course, you can go for your regular ways of enjoying the season such as a barbeque party with everyoneís favourite food and drinks. And thereís nothing wrong with that! But you can give your adventurous side a little bit of exposure and go for a vacation in a cottage rental with an amazing opportunity to spend some time on the waters.

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Doesnít that sound amazing? Of course, it does, and Simcoe County is the perfect place for that! You can find numerous lakes surrounded by mountains and tall trees that give you a view for a lifetime. And with the best boat rentals Ontario you can spend an amazing day filled with exciting adventures, boating, fishing, and more. But have you ever rented a boat before? If not, you might have certain questions. Donít worry! In this blog post, we will answer a few of the important ones to give you a better idea.

 

  • Do you need a boaterís license?

Yes, you do! You need to have a boaterís license to drive and rent a boat. However, several boat rentals also provide a temporary driving license based on completing a Boaters Safety Checklist as approved by the Canadian Coast Guard. Also, you need to be at least 21 years of age or above to complete this checklist and get a temporary boaterís license.
 

  • Does the rented boat have life jackets?


Yes, rented boats will have life jackets of all sizes starting from children to adults. Most boat rentals will provide these life jackets free of charge. But if you have a baby or small child on board, you need to bring a life jacket appropriate for the age. Most rented boats will have the safety equipment as per the Marine Safety by Transportation Canada.

 

  • Should you purchase extra insurance coverage?


When you opt for boat rentals Ontario, you can purchase extra insurance coverage. This is important because any damage that occurs to the boat will be covered by you. You can either ask your credit card provider to give you insurance coverage as long as you rent the boat on their credit card. Or you can talk to your car/home insurance company for boat renting insurance.

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These are just a few of the most important questions that are asked by people who want to rent a boat. Based on the boat rentals you choose, there might be some additional terms and conditions. If you want to enjoy a nice summer day on the lake in Simcoe County, you can get in touch with us at Simcoe Rentals. We offer boat rentals Ontario, sea doo rentals, and snowmobile rentals.


Make your vacation memorable with us at Simcoe Rentals. Contact us now to know more.