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Location bateau Nice
Pete
31 May 2024

What a beautiful and fun day on the water! It was definitely one of the highlights of our trip. Combine the gorgeous coastal scenery with a nice boat, gracious host, friends/family, good music (Karim is ...

ENJOY I
Jim
17 Jun 2024

Excellent boat, nice skipper and hostess, the boat was in great condition and the skipper was very competent. Beautiful view of the Amalfi coast and was nice that the fuel price was included in the total ...

BAIA 50
Jenny
17 Jun 2024

Amazing trip! Geoffrey was brilliant, very friendly, on time and provided a wonderful tour. Our family thorough enjoyed it.

MOANA IBIZA DAYCHARTER
Joe
20 Jun 2024

Really good experience, both the captain and Maria were beautiful hosts

Eden K One
Hannah Charlotte
18 Jun 2024

Gianluca was fantastic, the boat was perfect and he was always contactable and helpful. I would 100% recommend and book again!

CALIFORNIA 5.7 SANTA MONICA N1
Alyssa
18 Jun 2024

great boat friendly staff highly recommend!

159681 users had an unforgettable experience

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Renting a boat on SamBoat is easy, you just have to search for a boat according to your criteria (destination, type of boat, date, number of passengers, with or without skipper...) and select the boat of your choice.

See something you like? You can book online and discuss with the boat owner to arrange the perfect trip at sea!
The rental rate is set freely by the boat owner. This rate depends on the type of boat, its size and the season.

On average, a motorboat rental costs about 300 euros per day (excluding gas). A sailboat is generally rented by the week, it is necessary to count on average 2 400 € for a monohull and 4 300 € for a catamaran.

If you want a skipper, it will cost you on average 200 € per day. Gas is also often extra.
  • If you do not have a license, it is possible to rent a boat with a skipper. The skipper will be responsible for steering the boat and taking you to the best sailing spots.
  • If you rent a motorboat without a skipper, you must have a boat license in most destinations.
  • To rent a sailboat, some countries require a license and others don't. Please check before renting
A boating license may be required depending on the country and the boat hired.
The amount of the boat deposit is set freely by the owner depending on the type of boat. The deposit is used to pay for damage to the boat, the insurance excess or any damage suffered by the owner. The deposit can be managed freely by the owner directly or via SamBoat.

In addition, SamBoat offers various optional insurances: cancellation insurance and deposit insurance.
To offer your boat for rent on SamBoat, you just have to create an account and then deposit your listing by filling out the form. Submitting a listing is totally free and without obligation. You can modify or delete your listing at any time in the "My Boats" tab. A dedicated team is available to assist you by phone and email.

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