SELF DRIVE BARGES / LBO / MAGNIFIQUE

3 stars 8 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths 47.6ft/14.50m x 13.4ft/4.10m » Availability & Price

Our Magnifique boat hire is an ideal choice for parties up to 10. The cabins are set fore and aft to enhance privacy, and to give the central saloon prominence. A huge sundeck features a fixed table, cushioned seats, a sun canopy and cool box. Speakers pipe music in. About as upscale as you can get, this boat is simply superb!

Interior & Saloon

  • Wood-effect flooring, wood-tone cabinets and finishes, and plush upholstery create an ambiance of understated elegance. The large picture windows through let in abundant natural light, particularly in the grand saloon.
  • The saloon is well suited for larger parties, featuring a lavish U-shaped settee and a large dining table that converts to a comfortable bed for two.
  • A music system includes a radio/CD player with MP3/USB connectivity. The sundeck is wired for sound. Each boat also has a flat-screen TV/DVD player (satellite TV is available on some models).
  • An inside steering station has good visibility.
  • Side access to the decks makes line handling easy.
  • The huge kitchen/galley features black granite-effect counters, stainless-steel sink, large gas stove and oven, two spacious electric refrigerators, and plenty of cabinet space for provisions.
  • Kitchen equipment and utensils were recently upgraded.

Cabins & Bathrooms

  • In the rear section of the boat, you’ll find two comfortable cabins with two single beds that convert to double beds. In each is an en-suite bathroom with shower, new electric-flush toilet, and sink.
  • Two luxury staterooms forward have comfortable double beds. These cabins share the boat’s third bathroom, which is equipped with a shower, new electric-flush toilet, and sink.
  • Plentiful closets and other storage make the sleeping cabins free of clutter.
  • Cabin fans in all areas are welcome in hot weather.

Sundeck & Features

  • Swimmers will love the full-width swim platform in the stern. The platform also makes it easy getting on and off the boat.
  • The huge sundeck features a fixed table for alfresco dining, a large umbrella for shade, and cushioned settees for comfort.
  • There’s also a portable cooler to keep drinks cold. The second steering station has superior visibility.
  • The onboard electrical system runs on 12-volt DC power and 220-volt shore power.
  • The Magnifique is equipped with an efficient and reliable diesel engine.

 

2018 prices per week from France North France South
17/03-27/04 2120€ 2115€
28/04-25/05 2870€ 3085€
26/05-06/07 3595€ 3700€
07/07-24/08 3775€ 3815€
25/08-21/09 2980€ 3265€
22/09-31/10 2025€ 2170€

To enjoy a canal or river cruise, you can rent the boat Magnifique  in France, Germany, Italy, Belgium, Scotland, Holland, Ireland and England. These prices don't include discounts, which may apply. Please  contact us  to find out more

Security deposit  = 2500€
or  damage waiver per day  = 26€  & 350€ deposit
Fuel  = 9.08€ approximately
Bikes  = 49€
WIFI  = 56€
BBQ  = 49€

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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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Belgium

Known for its tantalising chocolates and gourmet cuisine, the Flanders region of coastal Belgium is rich in culture and natural beauty — windmills, meadows, marshes, sandy beaches and bustling cities replete with Gothic architectural grandeur. Evidence of its history is everywhere on canal...
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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 the best...
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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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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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Germany

Abundant waters pepper the states of Mecklenburg and Brandenburg, lacing them with rivers, streams and thousands of small and large lakes. Castles perch on the shores of medieval villages, and resorts bustle on Lake Müritz, the largest lake confined within Germany’s borders....
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Ireland

Choose Ireland for some athletic holidays on one of the several green golfs of the country. Try or perfect yourself at angling while enjoying lakes and canals! These are nice cruises:  Nature The Celtic cruise: - one way  Carrick-on Shannon - Portumna Our...
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Italy

Get ready for an enchanting journey through the amazing site of Venice! Your boat's observation deck is the perfect place to explore the laguna's gems as one of the most popular cruising destination in Europe. These are nice cruises:  Nature  The Marano lagoon cruise:...
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Scotland

Discover and explore the Scottish wild nature on your barge. Unspoilt areas, lochs and historical heritage will be your traveling routine via the Caledonian Canal. With very few locks along the way, you will have all leisure to go fishing or trekking through the amazing Scottish sceneries....
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