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  • Beautiful Boats
  • Room for 12 people
  • Amsterdam Centre
  • You're the Captain

We are open! There are no extra rules.

No, you don't need a QR code, vaccination certificate or negative test to rent a boat.

A maximum of 12 people is allowed on the boat.

Yes. You don't need a license and you may drive the boat all by yourself, as long as you are 18 years or older. Read more about our boat rental for more information.

You may cancel free of charge up to one week before your reservation day. If you cancel between 7 days to 48 hours before your reservation day, half of the amount will be refunded. Is your reservation within 48 hours and do you want to cancel? Then unfortunately this is no longer possible and you will have to pay the full amount. Please note: is your reservation within 48 hours? Then it is no longer possible to cancel and you owe the full amount. Cancellation within 48 hours due to rain or bad weather is not possible! The reservation can only be cancelled within 48 hours if: - The KNMI code yellow is issued in Amsterdam - If there is a wind force of 5 or higher in Amsterdam - If we cancel the reservation ourselves because it is not safe to sail

You may cancel the reservation free of charge up to one week in advance. You can then book a new date and you will get a full refund. If you cancel a week up to 48 hours in advance, half of the amount due will be refunded. You can then book a new date yourself. Is your reservation within 48 hours? Then unfortunately it is no longer possible to move or cancel the date, even if it rains or the weather is bad. You will then owe the full amount. The reservation can only be moved or cancelled within 48 hours if: - The KNMI code yellow is issued in Amsterdam - If there is a wind force of 5 or higher in Amsterdam - If we cancel the reservation ourselves because it is not safe to sail

The minimum age is 18 years old to pilot the boat.

You don't need any experience to pilot the boat, after our explanation you will cruise the canals as an experienced captain.

You have to bring a deposit of €150,- cash or by credit card. The deposit is will be settled afterwards in case of damage or misbehaviour. You also have to bring some kind of identification and proof of your reservation.

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.

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.

There are a few Amsterdam canal rules you have to obey. Check out the navigation and safety regulations for more information.

If it's not too busy, it's always possible, it's best to give us a call.

Our location is at the Westerdok, our address is Zandhoek 22 1013 KT Amsterdam.

Sure, you're more than welcome to take all the food and drinks with you. Mind you, the captain needs to be sober and stay sober.

Do you want to go Plastic Fishing? That is possible! Please put this in the comments when renting a boat so we can make sure everything is ready for your arrival.

Yes you can, but there may be different rates and conditions during events. Please check our homepage for up-to-date information.

You may dock your boat in places where there are no prohibition signs and where no other (house)boats are docked.

You can make a reservation on the day itself. You can always call us or make a reservation on our website.

Yes, there will be a map of the canals on the boat. Also, you can take a look at a few popular canal routes or ask us for advice.

You can call or email us for more information about renting a boat with captain.

No, you have to pay a despoit of €150,- furthermore, all damage (outside your fault) is covered by our insurance.

No, music is not allowed on the boat. You can get a fine if you play music on the boat.

Yes, we have life jackets for children available.

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.
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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+31 (0) 6 216 171 11
info@ecoboatsamsterdam.com

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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
info@ecoboatsamsterdam.com