La Belle Epoque

12 berths

Burgundy canal & Nivernais

From $5,150 per guest or from $58,000 for charter of 12 persons

The 12 passenger La Belle Epoque is a state of the art luxury hotel barge and sistership to L'Impressionniste in our European fleet. La Belle Epoque has been designed with both elegance and passenger comfort in mind. She offers a sun-deck, spa pool, 12 bikes and an always open inclusive bar. These together with other luxury facilities create a vessel perfect for a relaxing, luxurious cruise.

The entire interior is air conditioned including the wood paneled saloon, dining room and spacious cabins. We offer a choice of twin or double beds and all cabins have marble en-suite facilities. A single cabin is also available. The Captain leads a crew of five, comprising Master Chef, Tour guide, and two Housekeepers.

  • 12 Guests
  • 5 Crew
  • 2 Suites
  • 4 Junior suites
  • 1 Single cabin for Tour Guides/Charters
  • 12 Touring bikes
  • Air conditioning
  • Central heating 
  • Spa-pool
  • 2 Air conditioned mini-buses

Cruise highlights

  • Visit the Abbaye de Fontenay, a UNESCO World Heritage site 
  • Wine tasting of Chablis wines at Saint Bris de Vineaux in the Bersan cellars
  • Visit the village of Flavigny sur Ozerain, location of the film  'Chocolat'
  • Visit to Noyers-sur-Serein, one of the most beautiful villages in Burgundy
  • Visit to the 18th century Forges de Buffon
  • Gastronomic dinner ashore 
  • Optional Hot Air Ballooning



The 12 Passenger Hotel Barge La Belle Epoque .