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Rent a boat and discover Amsterdam

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Ten Britsoc Bloggers Rent a Boat

This Thursday, July 16, a group of us from the Britsoc Zine blogging team have been invited to test ‘Rent A Boat Amsterdam‘ by the family run  Canal Motorboats Amsterdam.

logoCMBoats-layers-1Run by father and son Ron and Finn van Hemert, Canal Motorboats is Amsterdam’s oldest boat rental and a great way to experience our beautiful canals.

20% Boat Hire Discount
Ron has kindly offered a 20% discount for boat hire during weekdays to all Britsoc members and Zine subscribers

We will be back soon with pics and a small blog about how we got on.

Meanwhile here some background to this family run boat rental company.

Canal Motorboats: rent a boat easy and simple

Canal Motorboats has an extensive tradition when it comes to the rent a boat business. As a family company, we are the oldest boat rental company in Amsterdam. From our central location, which is in walking distance of the Central Station, you can access the famous Amsterdam canals within a couple of minutes.

A navigation license is not required to take our boats out on the town!

After our clear and expert instructions, you will hit the water feeling like a seasoned captain. Our staff is always helpful and nice, as it is our ambition to offer you the best possible Amsterdam boat experience.

Affordable boat rental

When adding this to our sharp prices, you have the formula for success for an unforgettable time on the water. Canal Motorboats is open year round from 10:00 am ‘til sunset/10:00 pm.

Our boats are 5,50 m long and 1,80 m wide and can fit up to 7 persons.

Your safety is always guaranteed

Our boats have a built-in system that prevents them from sinking under all circumstances.

Canal Motorboats
Zandhoek 10 A
1013 KT Amsterdam
Phone: + 31 (0) 20 422 70 07