Where Was Boat Trip Filmed?

Have you ever watched the hilarious movie, Boat Trip, and wondered where it was filmed? Well, wonder no more! In this article, we will take a closer look at the filming locations of this comedy classic.

The Plot of Boat Trip

Before we dive into the filming locations, let’s quickly recap the plot of the movie. Boat Trip is a 2002 comedy film starring Cuba Gooding Jr. and Horatio Sanz.

The movie follows two friends who accidentally book themselves on a gay cruise. Chaos ensues as they try to convince everyone on board that they are not actually gay.

Where Was Boat Trip Filmed?

The majority of Boat Trip was filmed on location in Germany and Malta. Let’s take a closer look at each location.


Several scenes in the movie were filmed in Germany, including the opening scene where Jerry (Cuba Gooding Jr.) and Nick (Horatio Sanz) are working at a travel agency. This scene was filmed in Frankfurt, Germany.


Most of the movie was actually filmed in Malta, an archipelago located in the central Mediterranean between Sicily and the North African coast. The production team set up shop in various locations around Malta to film different scenes.

  • The majority of the ship scenes were filmed on board the TUI Discovery cruise ship, which departed from Valletta.
  • The pool scene where Felicia (Vivica A. Fox) introduces herself to Nick was filmed at one of Malta’s most popular hotels, The Westin Dragonara Resort.
  • The beach scenes were filmed on Comino Island, a small island located between Malta and Gozo.

In Conclusion

So there you have it! Boat Trip was primarily filmed in Germany and Malta, with most of the ship scenes being filmed on board the TUI Discovery cruise ship. Now, the next time you watch this hilarious movie, you can impress your friends with your knowledge of its filming locations.

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Lindsay Collins