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  • Eco-friendly boats
  • From 1 to 12 persons
  • Amsterdam city centre
  • You're the captain

Rent a boat in Amsterdam with Eco Boats

Do you want to rent a boat in Amsterdam? Eco Boats Amsterdam is the place to be. We are happy to tell you why.

  • Rent a boat in the centre of Amsterdam
  • Rent a boat in Amsterdam for a great price
  • Electric, eco friendly and spacious boats
  • Drive the boat yourself
  • No boating license needed
  • Private boat that’s just for you
  • Choose between 2 different boats
  • Room for up to 8 or 12 people
  • Storage compartments under the seats
  • You can bring your own drinks and food
  • Incl. cushions, blankets, a map and life jackets for children
  • Do fun activities while cruising the canals, like plastic fishing or a scavenger hunt. Please put this in the comments when making a reservation

Choose between 2 different boats

You can choose between two different boats, the Keizers boat or the Prinsen boat. Both boats are electric and can be steered by means of a steering wheel.

Rent the Keizers boat

  • Space for up to 12 people
  • From €60 per hour

Rent the Prinsen boat

  • Space for up to 8 people
  • From €50 per hour

Rent a boat in Amsterdam for cheap

Want to rent a boat in Amsterdam for a great price? At Eco Boats Amsterdam you never pay too much. You can decide how long you want to rent a boat. For every hour longer you pay a low hourly rate. We have a minimum boat rental time of 2 hours. Check our prices for more information.

Keizers boat

  • €50 per hour
  • Minimum of 2 hours

Prinsen boat

  • €60 per hour
  • Minimum of 2 hours

Rent a boat in Amsterdam and drive it yourself

You are the captain!

Do you want to rent a boat in Amsterdam that you can drive yourself? At Eco Boats you can! You get a private boat that’s just for you and your party. You don’t need a boating license and it’s not difficult at all. All our boats have steering wheels which makes it easy to navigate. We’ll explain everything before departure. You will also get a map with different routes you can take. Please read the boating rules that apply on the Amsterdam Canals before departure.

What is provided on the boat?

We want to make it as comfortable as possible for you to enjoy the boat trip through Amsterdam. We’ll make sure the following items are provided on the boat.

  • Comfortable cushions
  • Blankets to keep you warm
  • Map of the canals and different routes
  • Life jackets for children
  • Storage compartments under the seats
  • Free activities like plastic fishing or a scavenger hunt. Please put this in the comments when making a reservation.

What do you need to bring?

Don’t forget to bring a few things with you. For example, you can bring your own snacks and drinks on board. Please note that the driver of the boat must stay sober during the boat trip. Also don’t forget sun screen if the sun is shining or an extra vest if it’s cold.

We ask you to bring at least the following:

  • 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. Payment is only possible by credit card or cash.

Why do customers choose Eco Boats Amsterdam

This is what you get at Eco Boats Amsterdam

This is what you get at Eco Boats Amsterdam

Room for 1 to 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

Location Eco Boats Amsterdam

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.

Check the route description

You're the captain

Route Amsterdam: 2 hours

Route Amsterdam: 2 hours

In 2 hours time you will cruise along the most famous canals of Amsterdam and pass at least 11 hotspots.

Prinsengracht | Amstel | Herengracht/Keizersgracht

Route Amsterdam: 3 hours

Route Amsterdam: 3 hours

In 3 hours time you will cruise along the most famous canals of Amsterdam and pass at least 17 hotspots.

Prinsengracht | Entrepotdok | Oosterdok | Zwanenburgwal | Amstel | Herengracht/Keizersgracht

Which canal route do you choose?

Get inspired by the routes we have made for you.

  • 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
Check routes

Amsterdam's eco-friendly boats

Do you have a question?

Check the frequently asked questions about our Amsterdam boat rental. Read the FAQ

You can rent a boat for a minimum of 2 hours. We offer a low rate per hour. This way you can decide how long you want to rent a boat. Check our boat rental rates for more information.
  • Keizers boat: €60 per hour
  • Prinsen boat: €50 per hour

Our location is at the Westerdok, our address is Zandhoek 22 1013 KT Amsterdam. This is within walking distance from Central Station and easily accessibel by bus, bike or car. Check the directions to our boat rental.

We are open every day, all year round.
  • Monday to Friday: 11:00 - 19:00
  • Saturday and Sunday: 10:00 - 20:00

Or contact us

Did you not found what you are looking for? We are happy to help you.

Please contact us

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

Opening hours

Monday to Friday: 11 am - 7 pm
Saturday and Sunday: 10 am - 8 pm