Rent a boat with skipper in Amsterdam

If you’re looking to rent a boat with skipper in Amsterdam, you’ve come to the right place. Whether it’s for a birthday or other celebration, corporate event or a group transfer, we have a canal boat to suit your needs.

At Rederij de Nederlanden, you can charter any of our 11 boats for groups ranging from 2 to as many as 175 people. For boat sizes and individual features, please refer to the overview of our classic boats and barges below. While most of our boats happily cruise along the narrow Amsterdam canals, some of our larger vessels are only suitable for the wider surrounding waterways.

Our canal boat hire always includes a skipper, so there’s no need to worry about who will be driving the boat. All our captains are highly skilled and experienced skippers, which is essential on the busy Amsterdam canals.

In addition to the compulsory sailing license, all of our skippers also have a First Aid and Safety certificate, so you are in safe hands when cruising with us.

Rent a boat from a reputable canal boat hire company in Amsterdam: Rederij de Nederlanden. Have a look at our fleet below to see which boat best suits your needs.

Questions? Just call or email us. We’ll be happy to help you select the right boat for your group.

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

Our boats

The 175-seater saloon boat 'Het Wapen van Amsterdam' is a surprisingly versatile classic ship.

For € 795 each hour

Peter the Great is very suitable for dinner and wedding cruises, meetings and presentations.

For € 395 each hour

On the two teak lounge decks you can relax with your friends or family.

For € 190 each hour

Do you want to rent a cozy boat in Amsterdam? The 40-person Jacob van Lennep is ideal for you!

For € 225 each hour

The 60-person Hildebrand is originally a ship that was pulled by a horse.

For € 250 each hour

The Stella Maris is a historic but fully modernized 32-person barge.

For € 180 each hour

The stylish 65-person city tender Multatuli is ideal for a special sailing trip.

For € 350 each hour

The stylish City Tender Bredero is ideal for a special cruise.

For € 350 each hour

Salon boat "Cheers of Saint John" is praised as the most beautiful boat in Europe!

For € 395 each hour

Theo Kok is a fully modernised historic barge. electrically powered and thus very quiet and 100% emi

For € 180 each hour

The Aagje Deken, named after a Dutch writer, is a private salon boat which is perfect for exploring

For € 180 each hour

Classic canal boat Najade is a beautiful salon boat, or gentleman’s launch, that has preserved many

For € 285 each hour

On-board facilities

Our boats feature modern facilities and our friendly crew will ensure you’ll enjoy a comfortable, memorable cruise.
All our boats and barges include the following facilities:

  • toilet
  • heating
  • sound system with phone plug-in
  • windows/canopies that can be opened in nice weather

Most of our boats also feature a bar and a number of boats can be completely opened up on all sides when the weather is good.

In our larger vessels, the interior fit out can be reconfigured to suit your needs.

Get in touch now to discuss the options of hiring a boat in beautiful Amsterdam.

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