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Motorboat rental in Lugano

+41 (0)91 923 57 33

If you love being in a boat and staying close to the water, our motorboat rental service could be for you.

Contact if you are thinking about renting a boat. We offer short-term rentals without a license from a little as half an hour, as well long-term rentals.

We offer many types of boats, some of which require a boat license.

Another very popular service is our water taxi, which can take you to any destination on the lake aboard a fast boat with an experienced crew. Contact us for

further information.

Short-term boat rental

Boats requiring a license

Water taxi

Boat rental with no license required

Have fun and embark on thrilling adventures on the water: try one of our short-term boat rentals, with a minimum duration of half an hour.

You don’t need to have a boat license for short-term rentals, and you can choose between three types of boat.

Boat rental requiring a license

If you want a longer rental of a safe, well-maintained and efficient boat, choose from our range of models suitable for people who have a boat license.

You'll be free to travel wherever you like!

Reliable water taxi service

An ideal service if you want to travel quickly from one location to another around the shores of the lake on boats that are regularly serviced. All our crew are experienced, and boats travel at scheduled times.

About us

Our motor boat hire agency is located on the shores of the lake. We started the business because of our love of boats. We cater to beginners who want to try their hand at new adventures, to experienced sailors who want to discover every aspect of the lake, and to visitors to the city who want to try a water taxi service with organised excursions or water skiing. If you prefer to stay on land, you can come and relax with one of our aperitifs, cocktails or ice creams on our beautiful terrace overlooking the lake.

Boat rental with no license required

Our boats that don't require a license are provided for short-term rentals, starting from thirty minutes. You can choose between three types of boats and explore the lake from a new perspective.

Click the button to download the price list.

Price list

Boats requiring a license

This service is only available to boat license holders. There are five different types of boats to choose from at a range of prices. If you have a boat license, you can rent a boat for a whole week.

Browse our boats opposite and click below to download the price list.

Price list

Water taxi service

Our taxi service can take you all over Lake Lugano. The routes are sailed by experienced and qualified staff, so you can sit back, relax, and let someone else ferry you around the lake. If you're looking for a taxi service, contact us at the number below to find out more or book your taxi.

+41 (0)91 923 57 33

Boat rental price list

Listino prezzi - Boatcenter Lugano SA

Office and contact details


Opening hours

Monday - Sunday 10:00 - 20:00

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