Rent a boat to explore the canals

The Amsterdam canals are the number one attraction of our beautiful city. And of course the best way to explore them is by boat.

Do you like to blend in with the locals? And do you prefer to go your own way, at your own pace? Then a private rental boat is the way to go! As exclusive as it may sound, renting a small canal boat is astonishingly affordable. You can make your own three hour canal tour with up to six people.

Exploring the Amsterdam canals by rental boat is an adventure and a very relaxing experience at the same time.

Boaty Boat Rental has by far the best rates in town, and excellent customer reviews. Their boats are easy to drive, silent and zero-emission, leaving a minimal footprint on the environment. Your boat hire includes a proper personal instruction, life vests in different sizes, foam seats and a large laminated map with route suggestions.

Boaty is popular with locals and visitors alike, so booking online in advance is highly recommended. In particular during weekends, holidays and other sunny days.

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You will be surprised by the relaxed atmosphere on the canals, even in the middle of the city centre. The pace is very relaxed and everyone seems to be your friend. You don’t need any license nor experience to qualify as an Amsterdam canal skipper. Just use your common sense and respect some basic rules. Then you and your crew will have an awesome time for sure!

  Boaty Boat Rental Amsterdam
Address: Jozef Israelskade next to Hotel Okura (Ferdinand Bolstraat 333), Amsterdam
Open: check the website

Boaty Rent a Boat Amsterdam


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