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Eco Boats Amsterdam boat rental

Searching for the best Amsterdam boat rental? Choose Eco Boats! We are happy to tell you why.

  • Boat rental Amsterdam centre
  • Our electric boats are environmentally friendly, quiet and very spacious
  • You can go plastic fishing on your boat trip
  • Pilot the boat yourself, no license needed
  • Cheap boat rental in Amsterdam
  • Private boat rental Amsterdam canals
  • There can be up to 12 people on our boats
  • You get comfortable pillows, blankets and a map of Amsterdam
  • Free life jackets for children availabe
  • You can bring your own drinks and food
  • We can arrange fun outings and activities on request

Boat rental Amsterdam centre

Eco Boats Amsterdam is located in the centre of Amsterdam, close to Central Station. Our location is at Amsterdam Westerdok and is perfectly accessible by public transport, car and is even on walking distance from Amsterdam Central Station. From our Amsterdam boat rental you can go directly on the most popular canals like Herengracht, Keizersgracht and Prinsengracht and enjoy everything that the city has to offer.

Cheap boat rental Amsterdam

Searching for an affordable boat rental in Amsterdam? At Eco Boats you can rent a boat in Amsterdam for a low price. It costs only 50,- per hour on weekdays and on Friday, Saturday and Sunday it’s 60,- per hour. You can rent a boat for 2 hours or longer. Check our boat rental rates for more information.

Private boat rental Amsterdam Canals

Eco Boats is a private boat rental in Amsterdam. Which means, you are the captain of your own private boat. You can decide for yourself where you want to go and with whom. Our spacious boats are big enough for 12 people. We have storage space under the seats to store your belongings safely and dry. This also saves a lot of space on the boat.  Do you want to go with more dan 12 people on one boat? This is also possible. We can arrange a larger boat. Please contact us for more information and the possibilities.

Boat rental Amsterdam without license

You’re the captain!

Do you want to drive the boat yourself? That’s possible at Eco Boats! You don’t need a license at our Amsterdam boat rental and it’s not difficult at all. We’ll explain everything before you leave. You can also check our routes for inspiration. Would you rather rent a boat with captain? Please contact us for more information.

Eco friendly boat rental

Eco Boats Amsterdam owes its name to our commitment to sustainable boating. We find it very important to keep the beautiful canals of Amsterdam clean. We have taken on Amsterdam’s plan to free up the canals entirely of diesel fuel. Our electric boats were built especially for this. We are also always busy keeping the canals of Amsterdam clean. For example, we occasionally go plastic fishing and organize boat trips where you can do the same!

This is what you get at our Amsterdam boat rental

What will be arranged on the boat and what do I have to bring? Of course we want to make it as comfortable as possible for you so you can enjoy the boat trip through Amsterdam. This is what you get at our boat rental in Amsterdam:

  • Comfortable pillows
  • Warm blankets
  • Map of the canals in Amsterdam
  • Life vests for children
  • Storage space for your belongings
  • Plastic fishing on request

In addition, we will provide an explanation of the boat, the boating rules in Amsterdam and all the necessary instructions so that you can go on the canals like an experienced captain. Do you have special requests such as catering, a scavenger hunt or something else? Feel free to contact us and we will arrange it!

What do I need to bring with me?

Would you like to rent a boat at our Amsterdam canal boat rental? That’s great! Just don’t forget to bring a few things. For example, you can bring your own snacks and drinks on the boat. But be aware that the driver of the boat has to be sober during the boat trip.

We ask you to at least take the following things with you: 

  • A valid ID
  • Proof of reservation, if you have booked in advance.
  • The deposit is €150 and will be settled afterwards in case of damage or misbehaviour (credit card or cash)
Amsterdam canal cruises with Eco Boats

Amsterdam canal cruises with Eco Boats

Room for 12 people
Rent a private boat
Incl. blankets, cushions and a map of the canals
No license needed
Steer by means of a steering wheel
Rent an electric boat
Free life jackets for children
You're the captain

Amsterdam boat rental location

Eco Boats is located at Zandhoek 22, 1013 KT Amsterdam. Our Amsterdam boat rental is located in the Westerdok, less than 15 minutes 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 bike. There are several car parks within walking distance where you can park.

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Amsterdam Canal Routes

Canal route Amsterdam: 2 hours

In 2 hours time you will cruise along the most famous canals of Amsterdam and pass 7 hotspots.

Canal route Amsterdam: 3 hours

In 3 hours time you will cruise along the most famous canals of Amsterdam and pass 12 hotspots.

Which Amsterdam canal route do you choose?

  • The best Amsterdam canal routes
  • You will pass several hotspots in Amsterdam
  • Cruise the most famous canals of Amsterdam
  • Make your own route through Amsterdam
  • You'll have enough time to take the route
  • Combine it with fun activities in Amsterdam
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Rent a boat in Amsterdam with Eco Boats Amsterdam

Do you have a question?

Read the frequently asked questions about boating in Amsterdam. Read the FAQ

Yes, we organize the best outings for companies and family outings, please contact us by mail, for a scavenger hunt, catering request, plastic fishing or something else.

We'd prefer it if that won't happen. Should it happen anyway, we'll deduct it from your deposit. It wil cost  €20, - per every 15 min. Please call us if you think you're going to be late.

Yes. You pay a deposit of €150,- cash or by credit card. The deposit will be settled afterwards in case of damage or misbehaviour. Check our boat rental rates.

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Open 7 days a week from 10:00 to 21:00

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Eco Boats Amsterdam
Boat Rental Amsterdam
Zandhoek 22
1013KT Amsterdam

KVK: 34241039

+31 (0) 6 216 171 11