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164485 users had an unforgettable experience
Invictus 2, luxurious compact speedboat
20 Jul 2024

It was perfect. Best way to celebrate a birthday. Thanks for everything Nakis and Thanasis ️

YRIA 550
22 Jul 2024

Very good day on this boat! The app advised by the owner as well as the places where to stop were very convenient. I fully recommend!

Gommone Arkos 21A
22 Jul 2024

As usual, Mauro, his team and his boat were perfect. The price is reasonable and boats are everything you'd want. I took out one of his 40hp boats.

Ranieri Shadow 19
22 Jul 2024

Fabio is a very friendly person. He enjoyed showing us the nice spots and explaining us what it is. He surprised us with a small snack during our trip. We were flying over the water and swimming with the ...

TK 23
18 Jul 2024

Excellent experience! The boat was exactly what we needed for our group of 6, very clean and easy to sail. Valérie was very kind and helpful. The area around Castelsardo was splendid.

13 - 19 Jul 2024

el Brezo is the old-good style sailing boat Oceanis 40. She goes very wall up wind and also sails nice down the wind. Raymarine equipment is there and this is plotter and radar integrated with depth ...

164485 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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