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4.88/5
Rebekka Blue
Trevor
18 - 25 May 2024

The boat in Rhodes Marina was very well maintained and clean, and the Istion staff were very good. An excellent had-over briefing, and support, and staff were there to help when returning. Check out ...

El Sabe
Nicholas
26 May 2024

Fantastic experience renting this boat. thank you Sandra, and to Patrick who is simply fantastic, very knowledgeable and detailed pre departure and the boat itself was absolutely perfect to cruise along ...

Kennex Pro Catamaran 45
Robert
18 May 2024

Great day on the water with Lunar Cruises! The boat and crew were awesome! Losif communicated everything perfectly. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!

ELEUTHERA
Jan
04 - 11 May 2024

Everything was smooth

Lady Marta Yacht con jet sky
Tor Magnus
25 May 2024

Fantastic crew and a nice boat! Really good service, food and drinks. Excellent communication, extremely quick response. We even got a special experience with a lot of dolphins playing around the boat. Thank ...

Quicksilver 455 ACTIV
Paul
25 May 2024

It was a very lovely experience! We had the Quicksilver for rent and enjoyed the bays nearby. Jorge & Team were very friendly and supportive!

157378 users had an unforgettable experience

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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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