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This page is for journalists, bloggers etc. who are interested in communicating about GoBoat. Our pictures and press releases are available here. And you can contact us for further information. You can also subscribe to our press releases and company news.

Press contact and trip reviews

Would you as a journalist like to get in touch with GoBoat? Please contact Eric. We are happy to talk about the GoBoat experience in the cities (Denmark, Sweden, Germany) we operate in, our business in general (worldwide, our brand/concept), experiences on the water, tourism and other relevant areas. Below you can find the spokes people. Please contact Eric for interviews etc. Please go to GoBoat Australia or GoBoat UK for the local press contacts there.

Do you want to review a GoBoat trip? We have reduced fares for journalists, bloggers etc. Please fill out this form and we'll get back to you soon - most often the same day.

Eric Ziengs CMO GoBoat Boat Rental

Eric Ziengs
Chief Marketing Officer
+45 41 42 75 67 (no customer support)

GoBoat at a glance

GoBoat was Established in Berlin in 2021 as a joint venture between GoBoat ApS from Denmark and SolarWaterWorld - a leading boat rental company in Berlin. The electric boats are rented to use on the Spree with local crew helping customers have the best experience.

GoBoat was started in 2014 in Copenhagen by 3 Danes, Anders, Kasper and Carl. They still own the company. Starting with 8 electric rental boats, now there are about 60 boats in Denmark end about 200 worldwide. GoBoat operates in Copenhagen, Odense, Aarhus and Aalborg. We also operate in Sweden and Germany as well as the UK and Australia. We are constantly growing but keep our focus on opening the water for everyone.

In 2022 worldwide more than 65.000 times a GoBoat was booked. Each boat fits 8 people. On average 5 people sail in a boat. That means about 325.000 people sailed with GoBoat in 2022. Since it's start more than 1,2 mio people have sailed in a GoBoat

GoBoat numbers

  • Boats in Germany: 8
  • Boats worldwide: 200
  • Employees in Germany: 5 (seasonal and full time)
  • Employees worldwide: 200 (seasonal and full time)
  • Bookings in 2022 worldwide: 65.000

Get even more details about GoBoat here.


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Freunde bei einer Schifffahrt auf der Spree in Berlin


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