Corona measures

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General information 

During the “Gentse feesten “  (19/07/2024-28/07/2024)  it is forbidden for all boat rental companies to navigate in the center of Ghent. The Leie remains navigable.

On 16/09/2023, the OdeGand organisation will not allow boating in the city centre from 18h00 to 00h00.


STUDENT WORKERS / STAFF for boat rental

Certainly also welcome are people who are looking for an extra income during the week or weekend and who are no longer a student.

Minerva Boat Company, located in Ghent centre (Coupure Rechts 2a), is a company that rents boats and luxury sloops (from 1 to 12 people). We are looking for motivated student workers / staff who want to roll up their sleeves.

Period March – November

Job content:


– Welcoming customers

– Handling reservations

– Answering the phone

– …

Book your boat trip now!

Minerva has a fleet of dozens of boats and luxury sloops. Due to the crowds, we advise you to book in time. This way you can be sure that there are enough boats available for all your friends.

Book your boat now!