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Explore the city waterways with a canal boat hire

Hire or charter a canal boat for a new experience while on your next holiday or trip near home. Canal boats, also known as "narrowboats," are designed to fit within the narrow canals of places like Amsterdam. Canal boats are less than 7 feet wide and offer a unique way to tour inland waterways. Hire a canal boat for a memorable experience.

Using GetMyBoat to hire your next canal boat

Experiencing the water has never been easier thanks to GetMyBoat. GetMyBoat allows you to quickly search, compare prices, submit hire enquiries, and pay for your hire or charter from the convenience of your phone or computer. We offer a secure platform for customers to facilitate a seamless hire transaction. For boat owners, we connect millions of customers to their boat and provide the security and safe checks on each hire transaction.

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Things to consider for your canal boat hire

  • Canal boats are excellent for exploring a city with a lot of waterways. You can choose from a variety of sizes depending on the needs of your group.
  • Book a guided city tour on a canal boat with a captain to give you information about the local area. It's a great way to expand your knowledge and see more of a city.
  • Canal boats are popular for river cruises, and you can enjoy special extras like dinner or a sunset cruise when you organise your booking.

GetMyBoat customer reviews for Boat Rentals worldwide.

  1. KR
    Karen
    Rent a 18 ft steel canal boat for 9 people in Amsterdam, Netherlands

    Great day. Good advice on where to go

  2. NL
    Nicolas
    Rent a 18 ft steel canal boat for 9 people in Amsterdam, Netherlands
  3. WH
    William
    Cruise-USA, Nimble Nomad Self Hire Boat, Erie Canal, Finger Lakes week long charters, or multiple weeks

    Great experience. The Nomad is the perfect boat for two people to experience the Erie Canal. We had a great time. Each day we grew more confident and relaxed with

  4. MS
    Mike
    Private Long Tail Boat Charter Full Day Max 10 People

    This is totally worth the price and the captain we had was very nice. Our day long private boat trip was everything I hoped it could be.

  5. CV
    Claudia
    VIP Boat tour in Prague, Czech Republic with Captain

    Super!!! we would definitely recommend it. Nice drink, relaxing music and a pleasant host. The perfect trip in prague

  6. ab
    amit
    Six Bedroom Houseboat for Rent in Aryad South

    best boat for honeymoon coupke with excellent decor. delicious south indian food and 24 hour seevice by Mr Thomas