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With more than 300,000 people sailing with SamBoat each year, we are the largest platform for sailboats, catamarans and motor boats charter worldwide.
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RED CARPET
Todd
10 Jul 2024

Incredible trip, Christophe was an excellent skipper. Very beautiful coast.

Mercedes
Owain
09 Jul 2024

Great little boat. Good instructions. We had a lovely time exploring the coast of formentera

Sessa Key Largo 27 Ibiza
Tony
09 Jul 2024

We all loved our day with skipper Alex. He was very polite, helpful, provided lots of useful information and accommodated our requests with no fuss. The boat was clean and perfect for our needs. We definitely ...

CALIFORNIA 5.7 SAN DIEGO N2
Jack
07 Jul 2024

I had an absolutely fantastic experience renting a boat from Peter Nautica. From start to finish, everything was seamless and exceeded my expectations. The booking process was incredibly easy and straightforward. ...

prestige 19.2 open
Nick
09 Jul 2024

excellent service

Quicksilver 675 open - All inclusive price-8 hours tour
Guy
08 Jul 2024

We had a wonderful day with our captain Lukša , we swam in caves , on beaches and were taken to a fantastic fish restaurant on one of the islands. If you want a great day out this is one to do . Also from ...

162300 users had an unforgettable experience

Frequently asked questions

Everything you need to know about the product and billing. Can't find the answer you're looking for? Please contact us.
Hiring 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 fuel). 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. Fuel 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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