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  • Low prices
  • No license needed
  • Choose between 2 boats
  • Amsterdam centre

Rent a boat Amsterdam

Cheap boat rental Amsterdam

Would you like to rent a boat in Amsterdam? We have low hourly rates and you can rent a boat from us for as little as 1 hour from monday until friday or for a minimum of 2 hours on saturday and sunday. You can decide how long you want to cruise the canals in Amsterdam. Canal Motorboats is one of the cheapest boat rentals in Amsterdam.

Hire a boat in Amsterdam without a licence

At Canal Motorboats, you can hire a boat in Amsterdam and drive the boat yourself. Cruise the canals with friends, family or colleagues. You are the captain and can determine your own route, no license required! You must be at least 18 years old to drive the boat. We explain everything before departure and you get a map of Amsterdam to determine the route.

Rent a private boat in Amsterdam

You can rent two types of private boats in Amsterdam, the green or blue boat. Our electric green boats are big enough for 7 people. You steer by means of a tiller handle. Our blue boats have room for 8 people. You steer the blue boat by means of a steering wheel. This way you can decide which boat suits you best.

Boat rental Amsterdam city centre

Canal Motorboats has a unique location in the centre of Amsterdam at the Westerdok. You immediately enter the most famous canals such as the Keizersgracht, Prinsengracht and Herengracht. Our Amsterdam boat rental is within walking distance of Amsterdam Central Station and easy to reach by public transport, bike or car. Rent a boat easily and for a cheap price on our website and discover the canals of Amsterdam.

Rent a boat Amsterdam

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Place your reservation
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Navigate through the Amsterdam canals
Rent a boat in Amsterdam with Canal Motorboats

Rent a boat in Amsterdam with Canal Motorboats

Private boat rental in Amsterdam
Drive the boat yourself
Incl. pillows, blankets and a map
No license needed
Free life jackets for children
You are the captain
Cheap boat rental Amsterdam
Choose between 2 boats
Place for 7 or 8 people
In the centre of Amsterdam

Amsterdam Boat Rental location

Boat rental Canal Motorboats can be found at Zandhoek 22, 1013 KT Amsterdam. Our boats are located in the Westerdok, less than a 15-minute walk from Amsterdam Central Station or 5 minutes by bus 48, stop Barendszplein. There is also plenty of parking space nearby if you come by car or bicycle. There are several parking garages within walking distance where you can park.

Rent a boat in Amsterdam for cheap with Canal Motorboats

Do you have a question?

View the most frequently asked questions about Canal Motorboats here. See FAQ

No, you don't need experience to drive the boat. We will explain everything. You can read all the canal rules that apply in Amsterdam.

You have to be 18 years or older to drive the boat.

You can rent a boat for a longer period when it is not too busy and there are no other reservations. Please call us first to ask if this is possible.

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Canal Motorboats
Boat Rental Amsterdam
Zandhoek 22
1013 KT Amsterdam

KVK: 33290675

+ 31 (0) 20 422 70 07