Rent a Boat in Amsterdam
Rent a big boat full of character with great outdoor decks for groups of 75 up to 350 people
Renting a boat in Amsterdam or Zaandam is always fun. And that applies to all occasions. Because whether you want to rent a big boat for a company event, company outing, birthday, family outing or wedding, it is always great to enjoy and relax on the water with friends, family and colleagues. And while you are chatting and enjoying a drink, you have a fantastic view from one of the great outside decks or from the cosy saloons. At Rederij het IJ you can rent a ship in the area of Amsterdam and Zaandam for groups of 75 up to 350 people. And do you want to rent a boat for a dance party? Or are you looking for a cozy ship for a nice BBQ? Or do you need a location where you can also be outside? You will find it all at Rederij het IJ!
The ship Stortemelk
Since the Stortemelk has two large interior spaces, the ship is suitable for different group sizes. In addition, the furnishings with (bar)tables and chairs are not fixed so that you can prepare the ship for any occasion. So do you want to rent a big boat for a dance party? Then we provide a nice big dance floor. But also seated dining, a cozy drink with standing tables or a plenary meeting is all possible at the ship.
And although it is of course nice that there are (warm) comfortable indoor saloons, you naturally want to go outside on a ship! And that is why the Stortemelk is unique. The ship has two large outer decks, including a big panoramic deck over the entire length of the ship. And so there is enough outdoor space for all guests. So do you want to rent a big boat in Amsterdam or Zaandam? Please request a quote with us. Of course you are also welcom to drop by to view the ship and discuss the possibilities.
Rent a covered boat
Capacity: 75 up to 350 people
What do our customers say?
We really appreciated the flexibility in the preparations and all desired program changes were implemented effortlessly. On behalf of all colleagues: Herzlichen dank!“
Why rent a boat at Rederij het IJ?
Furthermore, we are a small family company and therefore flexible. We will also never would serve you anything that we ourselves wouldn’t like. Ultimately, our goal is to give you and your guests a relaxing time on board. And that certainly also applies to you as the organizer. So in short, do you want to enjoy a relaxing time on the water with your colleagues, friends and family and not worry about the organization of the event on board? Then rent a boat at Rederij het IJ and enjoy!
How much does renting a private boat cost?
What are the boarding locations?
If you rent a boat with us, you can choose between our standard boarding locations in Amsterdam and Zaandam. In Amsterdam, our regular boarding location is ‘Steiger 14’ (Pier 14) behind Amsterdam Central Station. This boarding location is easily accessible by public transport and cars can park cheaply in Parking garage Oosterdok. Coaches can also drop guests off within a 5-minute walk. In Zaandam, the Burchtkade or the pier at the ‘Zaantheater’ is the standard boarding location. Do you want to board at a different location (remember that we can’t go in the canals)? Please contact us for the possibilities.
Can I also book a package?
Sometimes it is nice to book an all-in package. For example, if you organize a company outing or association day. Or if you are responsible for the annual family outing. There are various packages you can choose from, such as the Fortress island Pampus package, the BBQ boat or Discover the IJ. Do you have another idea? Let us know and we will make a tailor-made package.
Rent a boat for transfer from A to B
There are locations that can only be reached by ship, such as Fort Island Pampus or Fort Island IJmuiden. In addition, you have locations that are so beautifully situated on the water that bringing guests by boat makes the event even more special. You can also make the boat transfer even more fun by, for example, welcoming the guests on board with prosecco, an oyster or an accordionist. Are you looking for one or more boats to transfer guests? Then you are more than welcom to ask us for information. We are happy to think along with you about the time schedules and which ships are suitable.
Rent our boat for a great event, party or outing!
Request a quote without any obligation and receive an answer from us within 24 hours. Or you can also call us at 0031 (0)20 – 341 73 96