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Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 35 | Keep Sailing I
Rafael
12 Jul 2024

Great and relaxed trip. We enjoyed sailing, swimming and learning from the skipper. Great treatment with our 11-year old.

Joker Boat Clubman 22
Ludovic
10 Jul 2024

Perfect experience

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Cyrine
12 Jul 2024

Amazing experience with Giuseppe and his son and everything was super organised !!! Definitely doing it again in the next trip.

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Pablo
11 Jul 2024

We had an incredible boat trip that exceeded all our expectations. The captain and his assistant were extremely polite and professional, ensuring we felt comfortable and well taken care of throughout the ...

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Malin
10 Jul 2024

It was an absolutely fantastic cruise! George was excellent and delightful. He showed us beautiful spots and had prepared snacks and refreshments. He was the perfect skipper accommodated our day. The deckhand, ...

Island Cruise with "ALMYRA" Great White 10M RIB
Tina
06 Jul 2024

Perfect day on the eater in Paros! We loved our private boat (half day) tour hosted by Margarita and the Georges. It was the highlight of our wonderful stay in Paros! They took us to beautiful caves, ...

162501 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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