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Hoist the sails of your boat rental business

Improve your customers' lives at the sea by making your life at the shore easier. Twice Boat Rental Software gives you the power to manage your business all in one place.

The essentials for boat rentals

Sales channels

Rent and sell online, in-person, and wherever your customers are. With Twice, you get a ready-made website with a built-in online booking system, and sales tools to operate your store. All seamlessly connected to avoid overbooking.

Product catalog

Create products you want to sell and rent to your customers. You can add boats for rent, merchandise for sale, and offer charter services to complete the entire experience in a flexible way.

Inventory management

Build your own processes to keep your boat fleet in order, track the use, and prevent overbooking. Availability, maintenance notes, and usage details are readily available, helping you manage your fleet efficiently.


Accept online payments and reserve security deposits easily with Twice Payments. We provide a secure checkout and support credit card payments, Google Pay, Apple Pay, and other local payment methods depending on your country.

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Customers Love Twice

We analyzed our reviews and found that customers love us for three key reasons: world-class support, ease of use, and business impact.

Easy Setup

It is a pleasant experience. I was integrating it into my website and had a very good customer support experience. The Free version has a lo...

Duke B.

GM, Information Technology and Services

Great system very user friendly

Very positive. Great support from your staff. Easy to update information. Great service.

Tina O.

Business Owner, Sporting Goods

Simple to setup but still feature rich

I was able to set up my store and start renting online in less than 30 minutes. The dashboard is very intuitive and easy to use. I've been u...

Steve B.

Small Business Owner

Twice, very good tool to manage my kayak renting activity

I'm glad I found Twice to manage my business! The interface is very nice, both on the user side and the administrator side. I recommend this...

Valentin L.

CEO, Sports

Revolutionary for rental and activities business model

Superb support and reaction time for problems. I have never experienced such a great attitude towards users from support people.

Lasse N.

Managing Director, Consumer Services

The ideal platform for your rental service!

Overall, Twice is an excellent platform for any rental businesses looking to improve their operations and increase revenue. With its user-fr...

Jose Luis E.

Bike Shop Owner

Very User Friendly

Twice is very user-friendly, especially for someone who is new to rental management software. We also love that it allows a customer to buy,...

Megan P.

Small Business Owner

Renting with confidence

Due to the nature of the business, Twice gives me more confidence in renting my equipment more than other websites around. All the necess fe...

Rafael F.

Small Business Owner

Launching Decathlon Rentals in the UK

I think that usually you can just buy a software product and integrate it to your operations and be done with it when in this case I feel li...

Sharon P.

Commercial Manager, Decathlon UK

Launching equipment rentals in 40 department stores

Basically after a 30-minute training and a handful of real-life rental situations our employees have learned the new processes and how to us...

Toni S.

CEO, Broman Group

Learn more about renting boats

How do I rent boats online?

To start renting boats online, you need a website where your guests can create online reservations. Boat rental software such as Twice makes this easy to do. With Twiceyou get a ready-made website with a built-in online booking system. First, add the products and services you want to rent and sell to Twice and determine the quantities in Twice's inventory management system. That way, your availabilities are always up to date, and you don't get overbooked. Next, set up your payment options so your customers can book and pay their rentals in advance. With Twice Payments, you can also define deposit rules for your products. Once everything is set up, you can integrate Twice into your existing website or use Twice as a standalone website.

How do I start a boat rental business?

Starting a boat rental business requires a lot of planning, preparation, and setting up processes. First, you need to make a business plan. Your business plan includes a description of your business, market and competitor analysis, financial plan, and marketing plan. It is also essential to consider how you will organize your processes, such as fleet management, order processing, and boat maintenance. Read more from our guide on how to start a boat rental business →

Is a boat rental business profitable?

Generally, boat rental businesses can be profitable and enjoy high profit margins. Still, just like with any company, profitability comes down to your business's income and expenditure structure. It is also worth noting that boat rentals are seasonal in many countries, which should be considered when assessing the business's revenue potential. Incomes are primarily determined by whether there is a demand for boat rental services in your area. One of the essential factors in ensuring demand is location. The financing costs of the rental fleet, rent of marina and business space, insurance, and staff salaries are typically the most significant expenses. To better understand your financial estimates, we recommend looking at ourguide to financial planning and budgeting →

What's the difference between renting and chartering?

The difference between renting and chartering a boat is that a boat rental comes without the crew. Boat rentals are typically shorter in duration, and the boats are smaller in size. Whereas charter boats generally are larger vessels, rental times are longer, and customers have more room to customize the experience. Twice suits both business models.

Do I need boat rental software?

It is strongly recommended that you start using boat rental software from the early days of your business. Cloud-based software like Twice allows boat rental and charter operators to manage reservations, rental fleet, and other business areas in one place instead of spreading all the information across several apps and spreadsheets. This gives a better overview of the business and complete control of the rental process.


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