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Blue Marlin
Carolyn
14 Jun 2024

We had such an amazing day on the boat with Alex. Marina was super helpful in the communication prior to the day and helped book a beautiful restaurant for lunch. Couldn’t have had a better day! Thank ...

Pogo Structures Loxo 32
Mindaugas
14 Jun 2024

Pogo Loxo 32 is such a unique boat, it was unforgettable experience to try it in different conditions. The boat is very nice. Jean-Yves introduced the boat throughly and clearly, took very good care ...

NEW Sea Ray SPX 190 Sport Nice
Sophie
14 Jun 2024

Great experience! Roy was a great captain, the boat was nice, and we got to see the cap d’Antibes from the water!

Giulia - Barca senza patente Trimarchi 57S 40CV
Devon
12 Jun 2024

Great experience - highly recommended!

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Roger
12 Jun 2024

Our experience and tour with Philippe was amazing. From the moment of booking the communication was fast and thorough, and our tour to the islands could not have been better. We had a truly perfect experience ...

AT Marine 590
Elina
12 Jun 2024

Everything was perfect-the boat was beautiful and clean, stuff helpful, and the views amazing 🇮🇹

159029 users had an unforgettable experience

Frequently asked questions

Everything you need to know about the product and billing. Can't find the answer you're looking for? Please contact us.
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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