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Prince 570 Open boat rental, Suzuki 100HP
Patryk
11 Jul 2024

Great rental, without any problems. The boat was in very good condition. Niksa was helpful and even offered to extend our rental because of the high waves on the day of our rental.

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Armin
07 Jul 2024

We had a very enjoyable sailing trip with Jean-Francois, who struck a good balance between letting us work things out for ourselves and intervening discreetly when necessary. He was welcoming, very informative, ...

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Carmen
11 Jul 2024

We had a fantastic day to remember on our boat tour in Zadar with Tonci. The experience was amazing. We visited numerous beautiful spots perfect for swimming and even spotted dolphins along the way, which ...

Windy 37 Grand Mistral
Anton A
11 Jul 2024

Amazing skipper and trip

Karel Ithaca 550-60hp 5.60meters
Simon
11 Jul 2024

Hassle free motor boating thank you

SERVAL
Melissa
11 Jul 2024

Perfect afternoon activity. We were 18 people on the boat and it was perfect size. We arranged for cheese and fruit platters and it was a beautiful spread. We were able to enjoy the views of caves up close ...

162404 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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