Directions: Walking from Amsterdam Centraal station
Quick route: leave Amsterdam Centraal station via the rear entrance on the IJ. Turn left and walk in a westerly direction alongside the IJ. After about 600 metres, turn right, cross the bridge and continue to follow the road that takes you alongside the IJ. Turn left at the end of the buildings (Bokkinghangen). After walking straight ahead for 60 metres and crossing the bridge, you will see Canal Motorboats on the water to your left.
Scenic route: leave Amsterdam Centraal station via the front entrance and bear right until you reach Singel. Enter the first side street on your right: Haarlemmerstraat. After crossing the bridge (Korte Prinsengracht), take the first right, walk under the viaduct and continue walking straight ahead until you reach the water/Westerdok. You will see Squash City on your left. Continue to walk alongside the water as long as you can, turning left after about 80 metres (heading away from the water). Continue to walk in the same direction when you reach Grote Bickerstraat (keep to the right)After a bend in the road, cross a bridge, followed by another bridge at the end of the road (Zandhoek). You will see Canal Motorboats on the water on your right.
Directions by car: A10 West, exit S102 towards the centre of Amsterdam (Centrum)
Once in the built-up area, drive straight on to join Spaarndammerdijk; you will see a BP service station on your left hand side. Keep to the left at the next traffic lights. Next, turn right after the second set of traffic lights (Barendszplein) and then immediately take the next left (Bokkinghangen). After 60 metres, you will cross a bridge and see Canal Motorboats on the water on your left hand side.
Directions: Public transport
From Amsterdam Centraal station: take bus 48 towards Sloterdijk. Get off the bus at the Barendszplein bus stop. Cross the road to the Barendszplein and turn left after the buildings end (Bokkinghangen). After walking straight ahead for 60 metres and crossing the bridge, you will see Canal Motorboats on the water to your left.
From the centre of the city: take tram line 3 towards Zoutkeetsgracht. At the last stop, cross over the bridge and walk to the end of the canal. At the end of the road, cross the bridge. You will see Canal Motorboats on the water to your left.