Boat Canal boat Valentijn

The Valentijn riverboat is an exclusive Amsterdam sailing monument from 1913, beautifully restored to its former glory and retaining many of the original details. Tropical wood, bevelled glass windows and fine fabrics create an unforgettable atmosphere, combining. authentic charm with modern comfort. The Valentijn is specially designed for Amsterdam’s canals and can pass under all of Amsterdam’s bridges, even the smallest and sometimes most interesting canals can be reached.

We create bespoke experiences for different occasions. From a romantic dinner for 2 to a private or business dinner for up to 16 guests, we can even accommodate 19 guests for informal family events. Culinary experience and excellent service are the highlight of each occasion, offering you and your guests an unforgettable experience on board.
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More over Canal boat Valentijn


19 guests
19 guests
18 guests
 16 guests

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  • Kitchen with a 3 gas burners stove, oven, buscaglione espresso machine.
  • Soundsystem
  • Microfoon
  • Toilet
  • Standard flexible interior


  • Constuction year 1913
  • Scheepswerf De Amstel, Amsterdam 
  • Lenght 12 meter x with 2,65 meter
  • Ceiling height 1,90 meter
  • Windows can open complete
  • Open cockpit in fine weather
  • Heating
  • Official wedding venue
  • Outfit host(ess): red dress / black trousers with a red waistcoat

Sailing area:

  • Amsterdam canals
  • River Amstel
  • Haarlem
  • Kagerplassen
  • Ouderkerk aan de Amstel
  • Spaarndam
  • 't IJ tot aan de Oranjesluizen
  • Zaan

Other locations and waterways on request.

Cruise with Us

Danzigerkade 40,
1013 AP Amsterdam

We are available to answer all your questions and/or suggestions!
This can be done by e-mail: of phone via +31 (0)207742764 or +31 (0)631002611

If you cant reach us directly we are probably out sailing or preoccupied. We strive to get back you within 24 hours.

Home ports

The Valentijn
Nassaukade across 173, 1052 CZ Amsterdam

The Soeverein
Nassaukade across 173, 1052 CZ Amsterdam

The Prins van Oranje
Danzigerkade 40, 1013 AP Amsterdam

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