Frequently Asked Questions

How old I have to be in order to rent a boat?

You must be 18 years or older in order to rent one of our boats.

Do I need a license?

Boating in Crete does not require a boat license for motors up to 30hp. For boats with bigger motors, previous boating experience and a valid speed boat driver’s license from the country of residence is required.

Is the fuel enough for our trip?

The fuel tank before your departure is always full. We can guarantee you that you will not need more! Ιn case you run out of fuel do not panic. All our boats are equipped with a high-quality GPS tracking system that shows us your position on the map in real-time. Also, we are the only company on crete that has a rescue boat in order to be able to reach you immediately in case of emergency. So, just stay on your boat, relax, and we will be with you very soon to refuel your tank.

Can I pay with a credit card?

The boat can be paid by credit card. The cost of fuel and skipper (if there is one) is payable only in cash.

Do the boats have Canopies?

Yes, all our boats have sun canopies, which you can easily put down if you want to enjoy the sun.

How close can I go to the beach?

According to the law, you are not allowed to reach the beach and disturb the swimmers. But even if there are no swimmers, never approach the beach with your boat because this can become really dangerous for you. You must keep a safe distance (200 – 300 meters), drop your anchor and swim in order to reach the beach.

Can I moor my boat to other ports?

Yes of course you can. We will give you all information needed and a map including all the ports where you can moor your boat. It is very important that you have very good experience with boats in order to keep your boat safe.

In case of technical problem how do I have to react?

We provide technical coverage and support in case of emergency. You just call us any time or press the alarm button and we will come and help you.

Do we need good weather?

We love sunshine and warm weather but it’s not essential. We always check the weather forecast and we give you instructions in order to be 100% safe and enjoy your boating day!

How far can I go?

During your safety instructions briefing you will be informed the exact locations and distances you can go to.

I do not know how to swim; can I get on the boat?

Yes, you can. Just make sure you always have your lifejacket on.

Can children or babies get on the boat?

All ages are welcome on our boats. Children must always be safely seated with their lifejackets on. It is recommended that all boaters wear life vests.

Is it safe?

As long as you respect the boat and the sea, yes, it is. Just watch where you go, do not take the boat to the limit and we guarantee that you are going to have a perfect cruise.

Can I get lost?

Actually not as you will follow the coastline. In case this happens for any reason, do not worry at all! All our boats are equipped with a high-quality GPS tracking system that shows us your position on the map every single minute, in real-time. So, just give us a call and we even give you instructions on the phone on how to return or we come and show you the way.