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Step aboard our classy, electric canal cruiser and experience the Amsterdam canals as if aboard your own private boat. We strive to keep our cruises as local and laidback as possible; while our highly experienced captain guides you through the...more
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Dock in front of Keizersgracht 102 | Dock in front of Keizersgracht 102, 1015 CV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
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+31 6 30179284
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My host booked this boutique cruise as a gift to me. How nice right! But to be honest I was in town attending a conference and they had included a canal cruise so I was like well I’ve already done one. She insisted that I...More

Thank Neets_bda
Reviewed 4 days ago

From the minute I ordered my secret proposal cruise for my then girlfriend (now fiance), I knew I had made the right choice with Pure Boats. After proposing to my girlfriend on a quiet little canal, we arrived at the boat to be greeted by...More

Thank mackenziemcdonald
Geertje_PureBoats, Owner at Pure Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Mack, Thank you so much for this amazing review - it's really awesome to read how much you enjoyed the cruise and the service we provide. It was great setting up this special cruise with you, and we wish you a very happy life...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

We had a great time cruising the canals with Tony! The views, tidbits about local history, culture and legends, comfortable environment and delicious refreshments all helped to make it a wonderful experience! Thanks for a great afternoon! Highly recommend!

Thank Heather S
Geertje_PureBoats, Owner at Pure Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks Heather for your 5star review! It was great having you aboard and we're already looking forward to welcoming you on the boat next time. All the best, Geertje

Reviewed 5 days ago

We absolutely loved our tour! The boat was beautiful and quiet, making it feel like we were on a casual boat ride with friends rather than a formal tour on one of those massive boats that cruise the canals. Geertje was so pleasant and kind....More

Thank Brynn F
Geertje_PureBoats, Owner at Pure Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you Brynn for your kind words, it was great having you on a cruise with us. Wishing you a great stay in Amsterdam and with warm regards, Geertje

Reviewed 5 days ago

We arrived in Amsterdam to thunderstorms and rain, which cleared just after we embarked on our two hour cruise. Such is the magic of Pure Boats! Kidding aside, I mention this to let you know the boats do have a cover when necessary but it...More

Thank ojerio
Geertje_PureBoats, Owner at Pure Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your kind words! Such a funny read :)) Please dont hesitate, and let us know straight away when you're in town again, we'd love to welcome you back aboard. Have a great day and with warm regards, Geertje

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Small and very comfortable boat with just 6 on board. Lovely nibbles and great selection of drinks. Very knowledgeable and charismatic guide (Tony) made this a very enjoyable and informative two hours. Recommended.

Thank GaryMbham
Geertje_PureBoats, Owner at Pure Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you Gary, it was our pleasure having you aboard, and great to read you enjoyed your cruise with Tony. Have a great day, Geertje

Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a group of 10 US and Canadian friends for a 2 hour tour of the Amsterdam Canals. Nice wine and beer options plus a wonderful vegan desert searched our especially for us. Contact also searched out a great local restaurant for the group so...More

Thank Martin D
Geertje_PureBoats, Owner at Pure Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Martin, thank you for your kind 5* review - it was our pleasure having you aboard, and so great to set up this cruise for you. Thanks again, and hoping you have a great stay in your old home country! Geertje

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A most magical evening aboard this lovely boat for a private 2 1/2 hour cruise. Our captain James provided an experience that exceeded our expectations and delivered a first class tour of this international designation. From the welcome handshake to hand selected fine wine and...More

Thank BRSIMPSON
Geertje_PureBoats, Owner at Pure Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Billy, Thank you so much for your amazingly kind words, it means so much to us to read you had such a wonderful time aboard. Hoping to welcoming you back aboard when you're in town, and with warm regards, Geertje and James

Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked Pure Boats for a group of four of us for a special birthday celebration. We were joined by six others - and the ten of us had a great afternoon out with James. He shared all sorts of great stories about Amsterdam and...More

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Geertje_PureBoats, Owner at Pure Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks Simon for taking the time to write this awesome review, it's so special to read the cruise was a highlight of your stay. We loved having you aboard, and we hope to see you again when you are in town. All the best, James...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you want a small (max 10), private tour with s friendly, knowledgeable guide, this is a great option. The owner of the boat, James, is very knowledgeable and friendly. He served wine, beer, soft drinks, etc.....with nice cheese, crackers, nuts, fruit, etc that were...More

Thank riceowlkaf
Geertje_PureBoats, Owner at Pure Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to write this extensive review, we appreciate that so much! We are indeed restoring 3 other boats, and we'd love to welcome you aboard on one of them next time you're in town. Looking forward to it already and...More

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mmport
30 August 2018|
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Response from Geertje_PureBoats | Property representative |
Hi thanks for the question! You can reach us via email at geertje@pureboats.nl, or via phone: +31630179284. Looking forward to you message, and wishing you a great day, Geertje
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mckewl
7 August 2018|
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Response from Nazar M | Reviewed this property |
Most likely you will have to book a trip. Many times boat is booked for a day.
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tozka
29 April 2018|
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Response from Geertje_PureBoats | Property representative |
Hi Tozka, Thanks for your interest in a cruise with Pure Boats! You can find our prices on our website, which will come up if you search Pure Boats Amsterdam. You can also find a contact form on our website, or you can send... More
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