Is it a beautiful day to sail on the canals of Amsterdam? But you don’t have sloop of your own to sail the Amsterdam canals? Then you’ve come to the right place at Canal motorboats. Our family business is more than 15 years old and we are very passionate about sailing. If you want to experience a beautiful day on the water, our spacious and comfortable sloops are waiting for you at our unique location in the Westerdok. Discover all the beauty that Amsterdam has to offer, from one of our boats.
No boating license required
The boats have a maximum speed of 6.5 km per hour and are easy to steer. You don’t need a license or experience to be the captain of one of our boats. We will provide you with the necessary information for your boat trip. Check here the sailing rules for when you rent a sloop in Amsterdam
Rates sloop rental Amsterdam
You can rent our sloops for €50,- the first hour. After that the prices will sink per hour. The rate for the second hour is €40,- and after that €30,- and after that €20,-! This is the cheapest way to spend your day sailing on the canals of Amsterdam.
Rent a sloop Amsterdam 7 persons
Our spacious sloops can accommodate up to 7 people. Are you planning to rent a sloop with several people? No problem! In the marina of the Westerdok we have enough boats, so everyone can sail with us.
Book your sloop here. Select the date you want to sail. Fill in the time of arrival and the time of return. Then click on confirm and pay online. You will then receive a booking confirmation email with your booking details.
Where are you going?
On board we have a map of the canals of Amsterdam. We also recommend downloading the vaar water app, here you will find all the information about where you may and may not sail and temporary stoppages. We have also written a nice blog about the nicest mooring terraces in Amsterdam.
A good Captain is well prepared
Before you start sailing, check out the sailing rules and shipping signs. This way you won’t be surprised if you rent a sloop in Amsterdam. To rent a sloop we are obliged to take a deposit of 150 euros prior to renting the sloop. You can pay this in cash or by credit card. Check here the general conditions for more info about deposit and other regulations.
Tip: prepare your boat trip and plan your route. There are so many beautiful places in Amsterdam you can sail past. You have to be able to find these.