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Practical tips for hiring a boat

Motor yachts and sailing yachts:
At the boat handover, the crew must be thoroughly briefed by the person or organisation from whom the boat is being chartered. Cycles can normally be hired locally and taken on board. Boats usually have some form of heating.

The boat's dimensions are vitally important for deciding on your route (locks, bridges, canals).

The optimum crew number is the maximum crew number minus two.