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Alquila en Sotogrande y disfruta de una experiencia inolvidable
23 Jun 2024

Our skipper was Deborah and the trip was wonderful. It's worth seeing beautiful Sotogrande Puerto, Gibraltar, or even Manilva. Depends on where you decide to go. The boat is ideal for a family of four-five, ...

Yate en el Cabo de Gata
18 Jun 2024

Absolutely excellent, from booking to contact to the actual rental. Very friendly and extremely knowledgeable of the area, nothing was too much trouble. Thank you guys especially our skipper who was fantastic. ...

21 Jun 2024

Everything was perfect. We were 11 on board + a skipper and there were more than enough space.

16 - 23 Jun 2024

Excellent bare boat hire experience from Vicky and her team from airport pick ups / drop offs to quick turn around times getting you onto and off the boat. I would defiantly recommend to others.

Sail with Sara Motorsailer in Crete
23 Jun 2024

Great, relaxing day with family and friends! Had to reschedule due to weather, but was much better on the day we went!

beneteau Cyclades 43.3
20 Jun 2024

Great boat and a great captain!

160101 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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