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  • Low prices
  • Drive the boat yourself
  • Choose between 2 boats
  • Amsterdam Centre

Super Deal

We have a temporary Super Deal! You get €20 discount if you rent a boat for 2 hours during the week. The discount is valid for both boats and will automatically be added at the checkout. Rent a boat in Amsterdam for cheap!

Please note: The discount is only valid from Monday to Friday and for a maximum of 2 hours boat rental. 

Boat rental rates Canal Motorboats

Canal Motorboats is one of the cheapest boat rentals in Amsterdam. You can choose between 2 different boats, the green and the blue boat. Both have a different rate, layout and way of steering. This way you can decide which boat suits your needs and you won’t pay too much.

Green boat price

The green boat is an electric motorboat with an outboard motor. You can steer the boat yourself by means of a tiller. The boat has 4 benches in a row which can accommodate 7 people in total. You can rent the green boat for at least 2 hours.

  • First 2 hours: €90
  • Each subsequent hour: €30 per hour

Super Deal: Temporarily €70 instead of €90 for 2 hours from Monday to Friday

Blue boat price

The blue boat is just like the green boat, but is slightly larger and has room for 8 people. You can steer the boat yourself by means of a steering wheel instead of a tiller. The boat has benches along the side of the boat. You can hire the blue boat for 2 hours or longer.

  • First 2 hours: €100
  • Each subsequent hour: €50 per hour

Super Deal: Temporarily €80 instead of €100 for 2 hours from Monday to Friday

The benefits of Canal Motorboats

Besides the fact that we have the best Amsterdam boat rental rates, there are a number of other benefits to renting a boat from Canal Motorboats. We are Amsterdam’s very first boat rental company and have been experienced in providing a great day on the canals since 1996. But there are many more advantages:

Where can you find us?

Amsterdam Centre

Amsterdam city centre
Zandhoek 22, 1013 KT Amsterdam
We are open today
10:00 - 21:00 hour
The address of our boat rental location in Amsterdam Centre is Zandhoek 22, Amsterdam. This is less than a 15-minute walk from Amsterdam Central Station or 5 minutes by bus 48, bus stop Barendszplein. There are also plenty of (paid) parking spaces nearby if you're by car or bike. There are several parking garages within walking distance.
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That's why customers choose Canal Motorboats

This is what you get with Canal Motorboats

This is what you get with Canal Motorboats

Private boats for rent
Drive the boat yourself
Incl. pillows, blankets and a map
No license needed
Free life jackets for children
You are the captain
Lowest prices
Choose your own boat
Space for 7 or 8 people
In the centre of Amsterdam

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Canal Motorboats: The best priced boat rental in Amsterdam

Do you have a question?

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

We have 2 different boats to choose from. The blue boat and the green boat. Both boats have a different price. Take a look at our boat rates.

The departure location is at Zandhoek 22 1013 KT Amsterdam.This is near the famous Prinsengracht. It is within walking distance from Central Station and easily accessibel by bus, bike and car. You will find a route description for more information.

We are open all year round. These are our opening hours:
  • Monday: 10:00 - 21:00
  • Tuesday: 10:00 - 21:00
  • Wednesday: 10:00 - 21:00
  • Thursday: 10:00 - 21:00
  • Friday: 10:00 - 21:00
  • Saturday: 10:00 - 21:00
  • Sunday: 10:00 - 21:00

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+ 31 (0) 20 422 70 07

Opening hours

Monday to Sunday: 10:00 - 21:00

Amsterdam Centre

Amsterdam city centre
We are open today
10:00 - 21:00