F.A.Q.

The most frequently asked questions about renting a sloop.

Is the answer to your question not here? Please contact us!

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What measures do you take against the coronavirus?
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Click here to read about the measures Korvet Boat Rental has taken.
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Are there any hidden costs?
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No, there are no hidden costs.

The prices of renting a sloop include a map of the area, fuel, cleaning costs, and taxes. This way there won’t be any nasty surprises afterwards!

Click here for an indication of the prices.

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Can I rent a sloop without a license?
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Yes, you can rent our sloops without a license.
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Can I rent a sloop even if I don’t have any experience (yet)?
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We will give you a friendly welcome and will take the time to instruct you adequately. So it’s not a problem if you don’t have any experience prior to renting at Korvet. Please do give us a heads up so we can make sure we have the time to give you proper instructions.
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Are life vests mandatory?
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No. Although we do advise outfitting children or people that can’t swim with life vests.

You can always rent life vests for the duration of you reservation. The cost of renting a life vest is €5,-. Please notify us beforehand if you want to rent life vests.

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Can I bring my own snacks, drinks, etc. for on board?
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Of course you can!

Did you forget something, or do you simply don’t want to carry large bags around? We have a large selection of snacks, lunches and drinks for on board. We even have some fleece blankets for if you get cold and have life vests you can rent.

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Can I bring alcoholic beverages for on board?
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Yes, but in moderation. The skipper can, like the driver of a car, have almost no alcoholic beverages before and while handling the sloop.
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Will we receive a map of the area to take with us?
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Yes, when renting a sloop at Korvet Boat Rental you will always receive a complimentary map of the area.

You can of course choose to plan your route before departure. Click here to plan a route beforehand and to find a map of the area surrounding the harbour.

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Can I bring my dog with me?
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Unfortunately, we cannot allow you to take dogs with you on the sloop.
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Do I have to make a deposit?
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Yes, the deposit is € 250,-. The easiest way is to pay this in cash, because we will be able to give it back at the end of you day. Of course you can pay with a debit card. At the end of your day we will give you your deposit back, if there is no damage to the boat.
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Can I cancel the booking free of charge?
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Yes, you can cancel your booking by phone up to 3 days before your reservation or move the booking to a different date.

The booking date can be moved on the date of the booking itself because of rain, thunder or a storm.

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Can I pay with a debit and credit card?
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Yes, you can pay with cash, with a debit card, and with a credit card.
Q
Where can I park my car?
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Every reservation includes one free parking space on our parking lot.

Extra cars can be parked on the Scheendijk. Those parking spaces cost €3,- per day.

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Is the sloop insured and how high is my deductible excess?
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Yes, the boat is insured. Per incident a deductible excess of € 250,- is in place.

The following exclusions, among other things, apply:

  • Deliberate destruction of property
  • Participation in races
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How old do I have to be to rent a sloop?
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You have to be at least 21 years old and have to have identification at hand.
Q
I haven’t received a confirmation email after booking.
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The email might have ended up in your spam folder. If it isn’t in you spam folder, please contact us per email or phone.