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Kardis Fox 6mt N.2
Aimée
26 May 2024

Great experience! Our skipper was great. We booked very last minute, and was on our boat within half an hour. We visited some beautiful places, went snorkelling, and were lucky enough to see dolphins playing ...

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Eric
18 - 25 May 2024

My experience with Dream Yacht Charter was very pleasant. The only negative was having to deal with only Samboat prior to the charter. There were significant miscommunications which added to confusion ...

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John
24 - 26 May 2024

Excellent service, great boat and all very well organised. Thanks to the whole team.

saxdor 320 gto
Ashley
28 May 2024

Great day with Gianmarco. Great boat and well driven. Took us to a great restaurant and some awesome places.

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Cédric
26 May 2024

Perfect. Very friendly, organized and professional. Impeccable boat equipment, cold drinks available... I recommend Quino.

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Steve
28 May 2024

1st Class service from Ryan , the Rib is amazing and superbly presented. Everything explained clearly and we could not of been happier. Highly recommend Ryan , and will use him again next visit .

157672 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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