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Malta Self Drive Boats

170 reviews
About Malta Self Drive Boats
Hello! We are a family run business and we aim to provide you with a safe, enjoyable and memorable experience. The boat rental area is the surrounding area of Valletta. We operate using fully CE certified boats and safety equipment. All our boats are fully insured. The nearest bus stop is called Xerri. It is served by buses working the routes 12, 13, 21, 22, 110, 202, 203, 222, 225 & 233. There is limited street parking nearby, and a pay and display car park underneath the Tigne Point shopping centre. We are open for business six days a week, from 1000. Closed every Tuesday. The last one hour rental leaves at 1800. The last two hour rental leaves at 1700. Boats to be returned by 1900.
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Sliema, Island of Malta, Malta
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Reviewed September 25, 2018

So much better than an organised boat trip. You go at your own pace, stop where you like. Malta's sights are equally wonderful seen from a boat. The boat was sturdy and comfortable; everything was explained to us beforehand by Mark. Great experience and highly...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank deewho
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

I am so happy I was able to do this. You can see Malta in a different perspective. Okay, there was a lot of traffic cause we went on a sunday afternoon, but if you need some action or adventure in Malta definitely do this!...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

The owner is friendly and got us well prepared for an enjoyable boat ride on our own. Splendid views of the two zones of the bay. Handling is easy and the breeze is very relaxing given the hot weather.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Derceto
Reviewed August 20, 2018

Malta was a unique and beautiful island, and I thoroughly enjoyed the casual trip around the coast line on the self-drive boat. All the tan building, castles, fortress walls, and domed churches were stunning. It almost seemed make-believe. I couldn't stop taking photos as we...More

Date of experience: July 2018
4  Thank davebE5914ON
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

This really is a 'must do' in Malta! So much better than being crammed on an organized tour boat with a hundred people. We had a great time seeing Valletta and the three cities from another perspective. Truly stunning views from and even saw the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank CeriH103
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

We got exactly what we were looking for: a great trip around the harbor, left to our own devices. A stop for a relaxing swim, a little sunbathing, and the trip was perfection :) The rental itself was painless. Mark was great at explaining the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank wireframed
Reviewed August 1, 2018

We had a great time last summer July 2017, Mark is a great guy and very honest and straight forward. No hidden charges and already a very good price. He seems to really enjoy meeting people and wants you to enjoy using his boats. It...More

Date of experience: September 2017
3  Thank Aquaesulis13
Mark C, Owner at Malta Self Drive Boats, responded to this reviewResponded August 1, 2018

Many thanks taking the time to write a review!! So glad you enjoyed the boat!! Hope to see you all again one day maybe!! Kind regards, Mark.

Reviewed July 21, 2018

What a great and easy experience. Mark was excellent. The entire process of making a reservation, payment of the deposit via Paypal, learning about the boat, boating maps of the area for tours and swimming, etc were completely organized. My two kids loved the two-hour...More

Date of experience: July 2018
3  Thank 85Italia
Mark C, Owner at Malta Self Drive Boats, responded to this reviewResponded July 22, 2018

Hi, Many thanks for taking the time to write a review! Also a long and informative one! So glad you enjoyed the boat and got to see Valetta and the three cities from a different perspective. Hope you all had a safe and enjoyable trip...More

Reviewed July 15, 2018

We were lucky enough to have one last rental of the day, very kind of Mark to stay a bit later to let us have an hour. We were fully briefed and got lots of advice before going off on our little adventure. We loved...More

Date of experience: July 2018
3  Thank Jessica K
Mark C, Owner at Malta Self Drive Boats, responded to this reviewResponded July 15, 2018

Thanks so much for taking the time to write a review, I t’s much appreciated. Glad you enjoyed the boat so much and that it was the highlight of your holiday here. Give me great satisfaction to read such reviews. I hope you had a...More

Reviewed July 11, 2018

Mark is an absolute hero, very reliable and a complete gentleman . Gave us 100% confidence to handle the boat whilst being complete novices. Would recommend to everyone 😊

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank LuaPrit
Mark C, Owner at Malta Self Drive Boats, responded to this reviewResponded July 11, 2018

Thanks so much for the lovely review!! So glad that my business was part of your best day here in Malta!! Hope you have a safe trip back home and hope to see you again one day! Kind regards, Mark.

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Zviko D
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I think they open in May
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Megann J
August 31, 2018|
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Response from markcU6133NO | Property representative |
Hi, First hour €45 Each hour after (max 3) is €35
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Hi, Yes it’s +356 77887756 Kind regards, Mark.
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