General Sailing

Whether you're an experience sailor or it's your first time, it's important to fine tune our craft. Find sailing tips to keep you up to date and polished for your next outing.
As National Safe Boating Week approaches, it’s time to set sail with confidence and responsibility. Held from the 18th to the 24th of May, this week serves as an annual reminder for all boaters to respect safety protocols and foster sustainable boating practices. At SamBoat, we’re passionat
As the holiday season approaches, boating enthusiasts eagerly anticipate the opportunity to combine their love for the open water with the festive spirit of Christmas. From charming coastal towns to tropical paradises, numerous destinations around the world offer a unique and memorable boating expe
Why Sailing is a fantastic way to start 2024 As 2024 approaches and we bid farewell to the old and welcome the new, the beginning of a fresh year often inspires us to seek new adventures and embrace novel experiences. If you’re looking for a unique and invigorating way to start the year, consi
Sea navigation has always been a source of freedom and adventure, but for people with disabilities, this experience may seem unattainable. However, today many boat rental companies like SamBoat are working to make boating accessible to everyone, including people with disabilities. Thanks to innov
As September unfolds, it heralds the commencement of classes and ushers in the transition from summer to autumn in the northern hemisphere. At SamBoat, we perceive the onset of this month as an exceptional opportunity to embark on a sailing adventure during a season marked by diminished crowds. Imp
Renting a boat is an exciting way to explore the open waters, bask in the sun, and enjoy unforgettable experiences with family and friends. However, as with any adventure, it’s essential to be prepared. One critical aspect that often goes overlooked is fuel consumption. This article will cover ev
We know it can be difficult to understand the technicalities of boat specifications when you are choosing your yacht charter. One of the questions we get asked the most from customers booking a yacht charter is, what is the difference between sailing a catamaran and a monohull? Many people want to
Have you bought a boat and want to make it profitable? Or are you thinking of buying a new boat and wondering how much you can earn from it? In this simple guide, we present to you an overview of things to consider before buying a boat and renting it. What determines the price of a boat rental?
There are plenty of things you might want to bring on your next boat trip, but it might be difficult for you to choose. In this article, we don’t focus on essential objects that might be important for your life and safety, but rather on nice things you wish you hadn’t forgotten the last time y
Are you a little lost among all the technical terms involved in sailing? It is essential to master all the nautical terminology in order to be well understood on board. Worry not, SamBoat has got you covered, and compiled a list of essential terms you should be aware of. But before you start go
As a boat rental platform, the oceans are our main playground and that is why SamBoat has chosen to actively participate in the preservation of coral ecosystems. Thanks to our partnership with Coral Guardian, a boat rented through our platform is a restored coral piece! At SamBoat, we believe th
A boat rented with SamBoat is a restored coral piece! At SamBoat we are aware that corals represent exceptional biodiversity and that we must absolutely preserve them. Scientists estimate that they are home to more than 25% of all marine species by providing habitable ecosystems for sea life.
Pioneer in its field, SamBoat launches the first dematerialized contract on mobile to rent a boat. No more loose sheets, you can now make the rental contract and the inventory of fixtures directly on your smartphone! Safer, faster and more ecological, it will make your life much easier. To st
There are a number of important steps to check before you leave port, such as the weather, fuel and the condition of the boat. These checks will certainly make your journey a lot easier and avoid potential problems along the way. Having a proper captain is essential and driving a boat isn’t alway
Automatic Slip to Slip Boat Routing in i-Boating Are you not sure about how to find the best navigation route for your next boating holiday? We know that it can be stressful to plan an optimal navigation route between the departure point and your destination. For that reason, we would like to in