Q: Is it difficult to drive the boat?
A: Without experience driving a boat can be difficult. While driving in the open sea it is very simple, however, the difficult aspects of boating are when you are driving in small spaces or in rough sea conditions. Things like anchoring, driving in bays and understanding the weather conditions can be hard for people without experience.
Q: Do we need to buy petrol?
A: Fuel not included – Prices are all excluding fuel, we refuel the boat at the end and you pay only for the amount consumed.
Q: How big are the boats?
A: We have a selection of boats with different sizes and it depends on how many people will be on the boat. From 2 to 8 persons.
Q: Do you provide buoyancy aids?
A: Yes we do for adults and children.
Q: Do I need a certificate to drive a boat?
A: Licence not required – All boat drivers must be over 18 years of age and present a valid identification i.e passport/id card/driving licence, and mobile phone..
Q: Is there a deposit?
A: Please note that bookings are taken on ‘first come first served basis’ and are all subject to availability.
To make a reservation you have to first confirm availability by e-mail or by phone, then specifying (in one email) which boat would you like, which day, for how long, and what time you are having the boat. Then you need to provide mobile phone number and make deposit payment of €50 through the PayPal link below, or come at our centre to make deposit payment by cash or credit card.
Q: Can we take alcohol on board the boat?
A: No alcohol and smoking is allowed on the boat.. All driver must not be under the influence of alcohol or such any drugs .
Q: What happens if I am late/can I arrive after the rental time?
A: When renting a boat, the customer is required to arrive one hour before the time of rental. If the customer is late, they are required to advise our office as soon as possible. Arrival after an hour of the boats rental time will result in cancellation of the booking and loss of the deposit, unless the full price of the rental is paid beforehand.
Q: How fast can the boat drive/How fast are we allowed to drive?
A: Boats rented at Bluewaves Watersports are rented for pleasure and comfort purposes. The engine capacities of the boats must be used for cruising speeds only, NOT for racing or use of full power.
With a sandy beach and one of the finest rocky coasts on our doorstep, we welcome you to our Water sports center, Bluewaves Watersports. Your holiday will not be complete until you visit us and participate in one of the many services we offer. From day trips to the picturesque island of Comino, to self-drive speedboats and jet skis to paddle boats and canoe hire, we have it all to make your blue waters adventure come true.