SELF DRIVE BARGES / LBO / CALYPSO

3 stars 6 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths 43.5ft/13.25m x 13.4ft/4.10m » Availability & Price

Three private staterooms and a double bed converted from the settee in the generous saloon give Calypso boat rentals a maximum capacity of eight. The two rear cabins are luxuriously appointed and have en-suite bathrooms. The saloon features an entertainment center, and the boat sports a giant sundeck.

Interior & Saloon

  • The boat’s saloon is situated forward of the three sleeping cabins, giving it a fabulous location for viewing the surrounding countryside through expansive picture windows.
  • A door forward leads past the inside steering station onto a lovely lounging deck in the bow.
  • The boat has a sound system with a radio/CD player with MP3/USB connectivity.
  • Relaxing and dining on gourmet fare around the large L-shaped settee and table is a delight.
  • Three separate lounging chairs across from the table provide extra seating options. The large settee converts to one double bed.
  • The spacious kitchen/galley has a stove, sink, and a large electric refrigerator. There’s plenty of storage and counter space.

Cabins & Bathrooms

  • The boat’s two rear cabins are adjacent to each other and have two single beds that convert to one double bed. Each has an en-suite bathroom with shower, sink, and toilet.
  • One central cabin has two single beds that convert to one double bed.
  • All beds are extra-long for added comfort.
  • Cabin fans throughout provide cooling breezes in warmer weather.

Sundeck & Features

  • From the saloon you have direct access to the upper sundeck and second steering position. Dine alfresco at the large outdoor table with molded settees.
  • The front lounging deck with direct access to the saloon is a great feature.
  • Swimmers will love the full-width bathing platform at the rear of the boat with integral steps that make it easy to get on and off the boat at the dock.
  • A safe is aboard for your convenience and security.
  • Bow thrusters are a major attraction of this boat!
  • The onboard electrical system runs on 12-volt DC power and has 220-volt shore power.
  • The Calypso is equipped with an efficient and reliable 62-horsepower Nanni diesel engine.
2018 prices per week from France North France South
17/03-27/04 1890€ 2000€
28/04-25/05 2390€ 2640€
26/05-06/07 3115€ 3215€
07/07-24/08 3175€ 3405€
25/08-21/09 2485€ 2720€
22/09-31/10 1815€ 1900€

Security deposit = 2750€
or damage waiver per day = 26€ - 31€ & 350€ deposit
Fuel = 9.08€ approximately
Bikes = 49€
WIFI = 56€
BBQ = 49€

These prices don't include discounts, which may apply. Please  contact us  to find out more. To enjoy a canal or river cruise, you can rent the boat Calypso in every region in France and in England.

For further information and prices click here or choose one of the regions below. LBO

THIS CLASS OF BOAT IS AVAILABLE AT THE FOLLOWING DESTINATIONS

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England

The famous River Thames meanders through the beautiful green countryside of southern England past historic towns and cities and quintessential English villages with their riverside pubs and immaculate village greens. The Norfolk Broads is an area of great natural beauty and a haven for wildlife,...
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Alsace - Lorraine

Boating holidays on the Alsace waterways take you through lush green landscapes, historical and engineering sites and fascinating towns. You'll enjoy these waterways, that don't attract too many tourists although they have so much to offer. These are some nice cruises... History,...
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Aquitaine

  Discover the culture and gastronomy from this sunny region of France. Cruise on the Garonne canal, Baïze and Lot rivers on your own boat over aqueducts and through landscapes of cornfields, orchards and vine-clad hillsides before mooring up in medieval towns to taste the...
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Brittany

A boat hire in Brittany means meandering down the flower-adorned Napoleonic canals through the peaceful Celtic landscapes of woodland and pastures dotted with medieval towns and fairytale castles. You'll also be close to the Atlantic cost so you'll be able to enjoy delicious seafood and...
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Burgundy canal & Nivernais

The Canal du Nivernais, Canal du Bourgogne and the River Yonne present a beautiful watery path through valleys whose reputation is distinguished for the world-class white wines, the likes of Chablis grand cru, produced from its vineyards. Fabulous cathedral cities and quiet medieval villages set...
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Burgundy Loire

Stately châteaux, colourful gardens, flourishing vineyards, medieval villages and larger Roman towns all make boating the Loire Valley in France a magical experience you’ll cherish. Stop to fish, take the bikes for a spin, and enjoy Sancerre wine at a café. These are some nice...
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Burgundy Saône

Enjoy the peace of Burgundy's rivers and canals on your own barge! A cruise on Burgundy’s beautiful network of peaceful waterways takes you through the wealthiest and perhaps most gastronomic region of France – a haven for all who appreciate fine wines and excellent cuisine....
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Camargue

Broad saltwater lagoons, golden beaches, expanses of tawny reeds teeming with pink flamingoes — Camargue, basks in sunshine most of the time. Romans plied these waters, and Crusaders followed. You can imagine the past as you approach fortress seaport cities like Aigues-Mortes, but beach...
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Canal du Midi

When you choose Canal du Midi boating holidays, you’re set to savor the slow easy pace of travel past lush vineyards in the heart of the Languedoc wine region. You can enjoy wine tasting, cycling, and sightseeing at medieval villages and ancient fortress cities all the way from bustling...
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Charente

A river of incredibly clear water lined with pines, vineyards and meadows, the Charente is amongst the prettiest waterways for canal boat holidays in France! Long known for its cognac, gracious châteaux and friendly people, the valley opens its arms to you, inviting you to savour a leisurely...
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Lot

Trees line the shores of the scenic River Lot, giving way to medieval hilltop villages, lush vineyards and spectacular limestone cliffs, cascading waterfalls amongst the wilderness. The river makes a unique venue for a barge holiday in France. Outdoor pursuits like cycling, swimming and fishing...
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