Burial at Sea

Celebrating a Life ..

Burial At Sea VancouverRenting a boat to scatter ashes at sea is a perfect way to honor the memory of a loved one.

The local waters around Vancouver offers a place of natural beauty teaming with marine life which may have held a special place of significance for the deceased.

You do not need a licence to spread ashes in tidal coastal waters off of the British Columbia.

Scattering Ashes ..

- Unique Setting
- Secluded Locations
- Truely Memorable
- Privacy
- Close to wildlife

Scattering By Boat

Celebrating a Life ..

Burials at sea are a great way to give a loved one a really nice send-off. At this personal time, what better way to celebrate their life than on the ocean with your closest family or friends.

When renting a boat from Granville Island Boat Rentals convenient downtown location, you can reach many amazing locations such as English Bay, Stanley Park, Howe Sound, Deep Cove and Indian Arm in no time for the perfect spot to give their loved one the burial at sea they deserve.

Once you are at the special location loved ones often toss flowers or petals as a final tribute to the Burial at Sea. This would also be a lovely time for some pre arranged music to be played or a poem to be read in memory of your loved one.

Granville Island Boat Rentals understands the significance of this special occasion and want to ensure your day is as hassle-free as possible. Reservations can be made in advance either by phone or through our website so can choose which of our 3 different size boats will be best for you. More information on boat sizes, specs and rental rates can be found by clicking here ..

The day of your boat rental reservation we ask that you arrive 15 minutes before to go through everything you need to know. No licence is needed to rent a boat at Granville Island Boat Rentals and our boat rental staff will also show you maps of the area so you can choose the best spot for your Burial at Sea.


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250km of coast to explore ..

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Corporate Groups

Team building at its best ..

If you are looking for a fun filled corporate event for your company then why not check out our fun filled corporate activities. You will be sure to find something that will suit your company. So whether its team building, summer party or you just want to get out of the office why not choose the Treasure Hunt, Sightseeing & Eco Tour or the Fishing Derby. More info on boat rental corporate events ..
Go Crabbing

Why not catch something for dinner ..

Just minutes from our boat rental location you will be at the best crabbing location. Rent a crab trap with bait included from our office and drop it at the start of your boat rental adventure.

Pick up dinner along the way ..

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Some questions answered ..

What is the minimum age to drive the rental boat?

The driver of the boat must be 21 years of age or older and fluent in English.

Are there any additional costs on top of the hourly rental rate?

The fuel, tax and insurance ($10 per driver) are not included in the hourly rate.

Do I need a boat license to rent a boat?

No .. we provide you with a free one day boating license when you rent with us.

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