Self drive boat rental Amsterdam (without license)
SELF DRIVE BOAT RENTAL: WHAT’S THE DEAL?
In Amsterdam you can also rent a self-drive canal boat. You don’t need any license nor experience for that. The safe and sturdy rental boats are easy to drive yourself. They have an emission-free and silent electric motor and are suitable for up to six people. Before departure you will receive a personal instruction about the boat, the most important rules and the most beautiful canal routes. You may bring your own food and drinks. When renting your boat, life jackets, foam cushions, full batteries, insurance and a good map of the canals are included. The rates for a self-drive boat rental start at € 79,- all-in. That’s a great deal, considering you rent the boat for three hours and up to six people.
PROS OF A SELF DRIVE BOAT RENTAL
- Authentic experience
- A boat for yourself
- Enjoy your own food & drinks
- Good value for money
CONS OF A SELF DRIVE BOAT RENTAL
- No guide or professional skipper on board
- One person (the skipper) must stay sober
- Limited to a maximum of six people per boat
- Relatively weather dependent