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Rent a boat in Amsterdam

Cheap boat rental

Do you want to rent a boat in Amsterdam quickly and for a good price? With Canal Motorboats you never have to pay too much for renting a boat in Amsterdam! With us you don’t have to pay for a whole part of the day, as is the case with most boat rentals in Amsterdam. You can rent a boat for 1 hour or longer. This way you can decide for yourself how long you want to rent a boat! Canal Motorboats is one of the cheapest boat rental companies in Amsterdam.

Choose between 2 boats

At Canal Motorboats you can choose between 2 different boats, the green boat or the blue boat. Our green boats have an outboard motor and are big enough for 7 persons. You steer by means of a tiller handle. You can rent the green boat for 1 hour or longer. Our blue boats are slightly more spacious because they are arranged differently and have room for 8 people. You steer the blue boat by means of a steering wheel. You can rent the blue boat for at least 2 hours or longer. You can drive both boats yourself without a license!

Boat rental in Amsterdam

Canal Motorboats has a long tradition of boat rental. As a family business we are the oldest boat rental company in Amsterdam. Our boat rental is located at a unique location: within walking distance of Central Station. As a result many locals and tourists like to visit us for a boat trip through Amsterdam. We are open all year round between 10:00 in the morning and 22:00 in the evening. Visit us when you’re in Amsterdam or make a reservation on our website!

Best boat rental in Amsterdam

Do you want to experience an unforgettable day on the canals of Amsterdam? Canal Motorboats knows how to make your day in Amsterdam perfect. Here are some of the advantages that we have to offer:

Drive the boat yourself without a license
You are your own captain
Rent a boat for 1 hour or longer
Choose from 2 different boats
Low boat rental rates
Boat rental in the centre of Amsterdam
Our boats are safe thanks to a built-in safety system
Decide for yourself how long you want to rent a boat

Free life jackets for kids
Incl. comfortable pillows, blankets and map of Amsterdam
Open from 10am – 10pm: all year round

Check out our website or contact us for more information. We are always pleased to help you on your way (or onto the water … to be more accurate).

Rent a boat in Amsterdam

Bootje met 6 mensen van Canal Motorboats op de Amsterdamse grachten

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Rather choose a renewable energy boat?

Rent a boat with our sister company Eco Boat and take your friends and family on an unforgettable journey through the Amsterdam canals. You are your own captain and choose your own route.

Visit Eco Boats