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  • Beautiful and clean boats
  • Room for up to 12 people
  • 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 go. We are happy to tell you why.

  • Rent a boat in the centre of Amsterdam
  • Our electric boats are quiet, eco friendly and very spacious
  • You can go plastic fishing on your boat trip
  • Drive the boat without a license
  • Rent a boat in Amsterdam for a great price
  • Rent a private boat in Amsterdam
  • Choose between 2 different boats
  • There’s room for up to 8 or 12 people on our boats
  • Steer the boat by means of steering wheel
  • Incl. comfortable cushions, blankets, life jackets for children and a map of the canals
  • There are special storage compartments under the seats for all your belongings
  • You can bring your own drinks and food
  • We can arrange fun outings, activities and other special requests

Rent a boat with friends and family

Do you want to rent a boat in Amsterdam with friends and family? That’s possible with Eco Boats, we have private boats for rent in Amsterdam that are just for you and your party. Choose between 2 different boats, the Keizers boat with room for up to 12 people or choose the Prinsen boat with room for up to 8 people.

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.

Keizers boat

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

Prinsen boat

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

Cheap boat rental rates

Want to rent a boat in Amsterdam for a great price? At Eco Boats Amsterdam you never pay too much. You can rent a Prinsen boat for €50,- per hour. The Keizers boat is €60,- per hour. You can decide how long you want to rent a boat. For every hour longer you pay a low hourly rate. We use a minimum boating time of 2 hours. Check our rates for more information.

Pilot the boat without a licence

You are the captain!

Do you want to rent a boat in Amsterdam that you can steer yourself? At Eco Boats you can! You don’t need a license and it’s not difficult at all. We explain everything before departure. Would you rather rent a boat with a captain? In that case, please contact us for the possibilities.

This is what you get when you rent a boat with us

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
  • Life jackets for children
  • Everything you need to go plastic fishing (please put ‘plastic fishing’ in the comments when making a reservation)
  • Storage compartments under the seats

In addition, we provide a detailed explanation of the boat, the canal rules in Amsterdam and all the necessary instructions so that you can navigate the canals like an experienced captain. Do you have special requests such as catering, a scavenger hunt or something else? Please contact us and we’ll be happy to arrange it.

What do you need to bring?

Are you going to rent a boat in Amsterdam at Eco Boats? Good idea! Don’t forget to bring a few things with you. 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.

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.
Amsterdam canal cruises with Eco Boats

Amsterdam canal cruises with Eco Boats

Room for 8 or 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

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

We're open every day, all year round from 10:00 to 22:00

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

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

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Opening hours

Open 7 days a week from 10:00 to 22:00

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Contact details

Eco Boats Amsterdam
Boat Rental Amsterdam
Zandhoek 22
1013KT Amsterdam

KVK: 34241039

+31 (0) 6 216 171 11