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Keen to have an unforgettable time on the water in or around Amsterdam? Sailing over the narrowest canals of the old Amsterdam area 'the Jordaan', through the heart of the red-light district and past the modern architecture of the IJ! We offer...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Oudeschans 2, 1011 KX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Centrum
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+31 20 684 9338
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I loved this experience. Amazing from start to finish. 2 hours in a private, beautifully appointed saloon boat with a friendly and informative captain. Popped a bottle of bubbles from the onboard (full) bar and cruised for 2 hours around the 6...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank SaigonStevo
PrivateBoatTours, Manager at Private Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear SaigonStevo, Yes! These reactions is what we want, this is why we love our job! Thank you very much for making this review. Hopefully we could welcome you next time you are in Amsterdam again. Kind Regards, Private Boat Tours

Reviewed 16 September 2018

I've used several tour companies in Amsterdam before, but this one is by far the best! We used them for a small private tour (5-people) last week and the experience was perfect! Our captain Mattias was knowledgable, friendly, very professional, and a pleasure to spend...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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PrivateBoatTours, Manager at Private Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2018

Dear Norm, Thank you so much for this review. What a great message this is for us and for Matthijs as well. We will let him know too. Hopefully we could welcome you again some time! Kind Regards, Private Boat Tours

Reviewed 28 August 2018

Superb Aboard the 1912 classic boat with Benno our uniformed captain. Beautiful boat on time at right place. Fabulous boat - great bar. Very knowledgeable captain - couldn’t fault it.. Fabulous We all enjoyed it 10/10 A must!!

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Roger M
PrivateBoatTours, Manager at Private Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Dear Roger, Thank you so much for this review! Benno is indeed a great captain, thank you for mentioning him. We will let him know about your message, he will love it. Hopefully we could welcome you again sometimes. Kind Regards, Private Boat Tours

Reviewed 31 July 2018

I cannot say enough about this company - Private Boat Tours (yes - that's the name of the company - not overly original but don't be fooled ). While there are A LOT of options for a canal cruise in Amsterdam at far cheaper prices...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Whistler2Vancouver
PrivateBoatTours, Manager at Private Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Dear Sir/Madam, Wauw! I couldn't say less, what a lovely message, thank you very much for this. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed the tour this much and also thank you for the compliments to Dominic. We will let him know as...More

Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

We’re only in Amsterdam for 3 nights, and wanted to soak up the ambience of this incredible city. We love the canals and had seen the many ‘tourist’ glass roofed boats - all overcrowded! We wanted more! Our Hotel recommended Private Boat Tours, and we...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank markmL8288QE
PrivateBoatTours, Eigenaar at Private Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2018

Dear Mark, This message is so unbelievable nice, thank you very much! We are happy to hear you enjoyed the tour that much. And captain Sjoerd is a wonderful captain indeed. We will show him your message. We will welcome you again next time you...More

Reviewed 11 July 2018

We were a group of 14 people. We hired the Belle Epoch to take us around the canals. The boat was beautiful. We brought on catered food, including a stop for coffee and dessert. The Private Boat Tours company was always very responsive and professional....More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank adventuresintandem
PrivateBoatTours, Manager at Private Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2018

Dear Sir/Madam, Great to hear you had a enjoyable tour! The Belle Epoque is very comfortable with a group of 14 pax. Hopefully we could welcome you again some other time on one of our classic saloon boats. Kind Regards, Private Boat Tours

Reviewed 10 July 2018

It was a perfect tour with a very professional operator, perfect organisation, perfect catering, the best way to enjoy Amsterdam

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank katrinmona
PrivateBoatTours, Manager at Private Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Dear Katrin, Thank you very much for your review! It sounds like you had a perfect tour! This is why we enjoy organizing this tours. Hopefully till next time. Kind regards, Private Boat Tours

Reviewed 29 June 2018

This was magical! Our captain Sjoerd was extremely professional, amiable and attentive. The setting cannot get any better! Cannot recommend it enough, would definitely love to do it again!More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank elena b
PrivateBoatTours, Eigenaar at Private Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2018

Dear Elena, Thank you so much for your positive review. It is always good to hear that the tour was so great. We will let captain Sjoerd know as well! Hopefully we could welcome you again on one of our classic saloon boats. Kind Regards,...More

Reviewed 6 June 2018

My wife and I spent the evening of our 25th wedding anniversary enjoying dinner on the Ivresse under the care of Captain Benno. This is not a cheap experience but it is worth absolutely every penny. The boat was charming and immaculate and Benno was...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Paul T
PrivateBoatTours, Eigenaar at Private Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2018

Dear Mr. Paul, Thank very much for your wonderful review! A wedding anniversary is a perfect occasion to enjoy a beautiful dinner tour with us. Thank you for celebrating with us. We will let captain Benno know as well, he will like your message as...More

Reviewed 29 January 2018

I wanted to treat my husband to a special experience to celebrate his birthday while in Amsterdam. We booked the Private Boat Tour with Yuri as our captain. The boat itself is really pretty - with a beautiful wood interior. The extra highlight was that...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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gman82
4 September 2018|
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Response from PrivateBoatTours | Property representative |
Dear Gero, Thank you for your request. Yes, we do have the Belle Epoque available on Saturday, September 29th. Please send us an email to info@privateboattours.nl or give us a call on 0031-206849338 to discuss the... More
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lkala23
7 October 2015|
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Response from Roseann R | Reviewed this property |
you should try posting this question in the Amsterdam forum.
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