Rent a Private Boat on the Amsterdam Canals

Come experience Amsterdam by boat! Rederij de Nederlanden is a local established charter company and we offer a wide variety of custom and package deals, ranging from basic city tours to elaborate dinner cruises.

To design your own custom charter boat experience, please explore our catering options and our great selection of boats.

If you would prefer to leave the details to us, check out our all-inclusive charter options, designed by our hospitality experts with your needs in mind.

Just let us know what you are looking for and we’ll be happy to send you a competitive quote, with no obligation, for one of our comfortable classic boats.

If you’re planning a private or business trip to Amsterdam in the near future, please feel free to contact us by phone or mail if you have any questions about our services.

CALL NOW: +31 (0)20 42 33 006

Our boats


The salonboat Najade is one of our smaller classic canal boats, capable of cruising through the historic city centre.

2 to 20 Persons

A beautiful salonboat, or gentleman’s launch, that has preserved many of her distinctive authentic features.

6 to 40 Persons

Jacob van Lennep-270x155These historic barges built in 1888 and 1890 are a great way to experience the canals in an original way. The roof can be opened up, weather permitting, and both have a rear deck which is perfect for sitting back and enjoying the sights.

12 to 60 persons

multatuli-270x155The City Tenders are specially designed for the canals, offering optimal comfort and flexibility for various types of canal cruises in Amsterdam. Apart from the obvious benefits of electrical boats our guests really appreciate the noiseless character of these boats.
20 to 60 persons

Peter de Grote-270x155A fantastic boat for larger groups of up to 80 people, offering a great way to explore Amsterdam and the surrounding area (harbour, Amstel river)
20 to 80 persons

Wapen van Amsterdam-270x155

Enjoy a truly memorable cruise experience and discover what Amsterdam has to offer in addition to the canals.
30 to 175 persons