Do you want to do something fun in Amsterdam? Rent a boat and go boating through the canals of Amsterdam! This is something you absolutely have to experience at least once in your life! Rent a boat from our boat rental in Amsterdam and enjoy a great day out in Amsterdam. We are not only the oldest boat rental in Amsterdam but also one of the best boat rentals in Amsterdam.
Why rent a boat at our boat rental in Amsterdam?
Canal Motorboats is one of the best boat rentals in Amsterdam. We are a family business with over 15 years of experience in boat rentals in Amsterdam. We would like to share our passion for boating with you. But we have many more reasons why we are one of the best boat rentals in Amsterdam:
- Boat rental in the centre of Amsterdam
- Choose between 2 different boats
- We have cheap boat rental prices
- Rent a boat for 1 hour or longer
- Decide for yourself how long you want to rent a boat
- You can drive the boat by yourself without a license
- Includes comfortable pillows, blankets and a map of Amsterdam
- We are open all day long, from 10 am to 10 pm
- We can also organise fun outings such as scavenger hunts
Boat Rental Amsterdam Centre
Our boat rental is located in the center of Amsterdam near the Westerdok. You can take the car, bike, public transport or even walk from Amsterdam Central Station to our boat rental. You are directly on the beautiful canals of Amsterdam. What more could you ask for?
Choose between 2 different boats
You can choose between 2 different boats. We have a green boat and a blue boat. There are a number of differences between both boats.
Our green boats have an electric outboard motor. You can easily steer the boat with a tiller handle. A total of 7 people fit on the green boat. The boat has 4 benches behind each other. You can rent the green boat for 1 hour or longer.
Our blue boats are a bit more spacious than the green boats and have a built-in motor. You can easily steer the boat with a steering wheel. A total of 8 people fit on the blue boat. The boat has several benches along the side of the boat. You can rent the blue boat for 2 hours or longer.
Cheap boat rental prices
Our boat rental prices in Amsterdam are low compared to other boat rental companies. This allows you to enjoy a day on the canals without having to pay too much. We find it important to give you a beautiful experience. At most boat rentals in Amsterdam you pay for a complete part of the day. With us you can rent a boat for 1 hour or longer. For every hour longer you pay an extra hourly rate. This way you can decide for yourself how long you want to rent a boat. That’s why you can rent a boat in Amsterdam for a cheap price.
Special Deal: Boat Rental Amsterdam Discount
We have a very nice discount when you rent a boat with us. With our boat rental in Amsterdam you get €20 discount on 2 hours boat rental if you book during the week! The discount will automatically be added when you make a reservation. But be quick, the discount is temporary.
Steer the boat by yourself without a license
You can steer the boat by yourself at our boat rental in Amsterdam. You don’t need a license. The only condition is that you have to be 18 years or older to be the captain. We will explain all the rules before departure. So you don’t have to worry if you’ve never steered a boat yourself before. Anyone can be a captain with us. Would you rather not steer yourself but hire a captain? That’s no problem either. Contact us for the possibilities.
Rent a boat with friends and family
You will get your own private boat which can accommodate a total of 7 or 8 people, depending on which boat you choose. This way you can enjoy the beautiful Amsterdam canals with friends and family in peace and quiet.
Corona Update: Due to corona there must be 1.5 meters distance from people from other households. Because of this, it is not always possible to rent a boat with 7 or 8 people if you’re not from the same household. Take a look at our corona measures to find out with how many people you can rent a boat if you are from different households.
What do you get when you rent a boat?
We want to make you as comfortable as possible. Therefore we will make sure that there are pillows, blankets and a map of the canals of Amsterdam on the boat. We also have life jackets for children available. You can put this in the comments when you rent a boat.
What do you need to bring yourself?
We ask you to bring at least a valid ID and €150 deposit. You can pay this in cash or with a credit card. You may also bring your own food and drinks. Don’t forget to bring sunscreen if the sun is shining or an extra jacket if it’s cold!
Corona update: You don’t have to pay the deposit at the moment.
Special requests and outings
We want to do everything we can to make your day in Amsterdam perfect. Do you have special wishes, do you want to surprise someone with a romantic boat trip or do you want a nice bottle of champagne on the boat? We are ready to help you. We can also arrange a fun scavenger hunt. Please contact us if you want this.
Questions about our boat rental in Amsterdam?
Would you like more information about our boat rental in Amsterdam? Take a look at our most frequently asked questions. You can also contact us.