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

Best company outings in Amsterdam

Is it your turn to organise a team outing? Then stop searching, because you have just found the best company outing in Amsterdam. How great is it to combine a day on the canals with a team activity? This way you will have twice the fun! In addition, our prices include an activity, yes you read it right. It costs absolutely nothing to book an additional activity when you rent a boat from us. Curious which activities we offer in combination with renting a boat? Check all options below, choose a boat and book a fun teambuilding activity in Amsterdam right away.

Plastic fishing

Do you want to organise a fun company outing in Amsterdam, but also contribute to the environment? Then go plastic fishing while cruising the canals! This is a really fun activity to do with a group. You’ll go out on the canals and are given scoop nets to fish plastic out of the canals. Who can fish the most plastic out of the canals? It’s not only very competitive, which makes it fun and exciting, but you are also working together to make the world just a little bit nicer. This is the ideal teambuilding outing in Amsterdam! Would you like to go plastic fishing with your colleagues, friends, family or team? Then put this in the comments when making your reservation or contact us for more information and special requests. We will make sure everything is ready upon arrival.

“Everyone got really competitive! Everything that didn’t belong in the canal was taken out of the water. Really great fun to do together.” – Alex

Scavenger hunt

We offer fun scavenger hunts for the perfect company outing in Amsterdam. A great way to discover the city together in an interactive way. You will be given various assignments to complete while boating past the most beautiful spots in Amsterdam. A scavenger hunt on the canals is perfect for a team outing where you not only get to know Amsterdam, but also work together. You can also turn it into a competition. Create several teams and turn it into a contest. Which team will complete the assignments the fastest? Would you like to do a scavenger hunt while cruising the canals? Please put this in the comments when making a reservation or contact us for more information and special requests.

“Rented several boats, very friendly service and the boats are very comfortable. Very fun scavenger hunt done with the team and definitely worth repeating.”- Farred

For small and large groups

You can book company outings for groups of up to 35 people or less. This depends on which boat you choose.

XL boat

  • Roof can be covered or open
  • Room for 35 people
  • Including captain
  • Food/drink on board included
  • Activity can be booked for free
  • Contact us to book

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Blue boat

  • Open boat
  • Room for 8 people
  • You’re the captain
  • Steering by means of a steering wheel
  • Activity can be booked for free
  • Book easily online

More information about the blue boats

Green boat

  • Open boat
  • Room for 7 people
  • You’re the captain
  • Steering by means of a tiller
  • Activity can be booked for free
  • Book easily online

More information about the green boats

That's why customers choose Canal Motorboats

Rent a boat in Amsterdam with Canal Motorboats

Rent a boat in Amsterdam with Canal Motorboats

Rent a private boat
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

Boat rental Amsterdam Centre

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.

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Canal Routes

Canal route Amsterdam: 2 hours

Would you like to spend 2 hours boating in Amsterdam? Then choose this route. You past at least 11 hotspots.

Prinsengracht | Amstel | Herengracht/Keizersgracht

Canal route Amsterdam: 3 hours

Would you like to cruise for 3 hours in Amsterdam? Then choose this route. You past at least 17 hotspots.

Prinsengracht | Entrepotdok | Oosterdok | Zwanenburgwal | Amstel | Herengracht/Keizersgracht

The best Canal Routes

We have made a few beautiful canal routes you can take when cruising the canals.

  • Choose from 2 or 3 hour routes
  • You will pass several hotspots
  • Combine the routes with fun activities
  • You cruise along the most famous canals of Amsterdam
  • Create your own route
  • You get a map of the canals
  • Taking a longer route is also possible
See Routes

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

We hope that this does not happen, but should it happen we charge €30,- for each 15 minutes late. Do you think you will be late? In that case, call us immediately.

No, it is forbidden to go on the IJ with the boat.

No, you don't need an insurance. We have our own insurance. You do have to pay an excess of maximum €250 in case of accident or damage, provided that you report the damage or accident to us immediately. Please note: do you not report the damage immediately, do you not abide by the rules as stated in the general terms and conditions or does damage occur due to misbehaviour and not following the instructions of the staff? Then you are not insured and you are liable for the full amount of the damage. This can be more than the excess of €250. The amount will be settled afterwards.

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Canal Motorboats
Boat Rental Amsterdam
Zandhoek 22
1013 KT Amsterdam

KVK: 33290675

+ 31 (0) 20 422 70 07