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Remote control sailboat available to rent in Ghent

Posted at 4:12 PM, Jul 30, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-30 16:12:15-04

NORFOLK, Va. – Looking for something to do on a sunny day?

Remote control sailboats from SailBOT are available to rent at The Hague in Ghent, adjacent to the Chrysler Museum.

The sailboats are fueled by the wind and no experience is necessary.

SailBOTS offers gift certificates, birthday parties and group reservations. The company even advertises company logos on their sails.

The cost is $12 for 30 minutes and $20 for an hour. The company has a “Friendly Fridays” special, two people get two boats for 30 minutes for only $10 each.

The boats are available to rent weather permitting Thursday through Sunday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Wednesday are appointment only.

To contact SailBOTS, call (757)-339-1811 or email them at