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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 Toulouse to the golden sands of the Mediterranean Sea! These are some nice one-way cruises (out-and-back cruises are also possible from all the bases).

Gastronomy and Vineyards 

History et Architecture 

Children 

Highlights

  • Learn about the amazing history of this feat of engineering built in the 17th century and now listed as a UNESCO world heritage .
  • Walk on the remparts surrounding the medieval city of Carcassonne   
  • Don’t miss the slow-cooked bean and meat cassoulet (casserole), a French gastronomy specialty of Castelnaudary.
  • The Canal du Midi is made for cycling breaks! Tie up in a medieval village and cycle to historic sites and vineyards beyond an easy trek from the boat! The towpath is flat and often shaded under plane trees.
  • Friendly cafés and gourmet restaurants abound on the Canal du Midi! Try La Raffinerie in Béziers , Carcassonne’s La Marquiere and L’Arbousier in Homps .
  • Discover the rice fields of La Marseillette and vineyards surrounding the Canal du Midi.
  • Taste some wine in one of the cellars of Homps .
  • Get the kids tree climbing at the adventure parc of Portiragnes  while you have seafood at the beach café .
  • Try some of the many watersport activities of the lac of Olonzac .
  • Shop for some fresh produce at  Béziers ' traditional market 
  • Go down the nine lock of Fonserannes
  • Visit Narbonne  and its roman heritage

Useful information

  • Locks have lock-keepers. Moorings are plentiful on the Canal du Midi, most of them are offering electricity and water refill for a small charge.
    You could also moor where you want to along the canal.
  • Closest airports are in Toulouse, Montpellier, Béziers , Carcassonne . Closest train stations are Béziers , Castelnaudary , Narbonne , Carcassonne , Lezignan Corbières  We can help with train times and arrange taxi transfers for you to get to your boat.

HOTEL BARGES IN THIS REGION

Alegria

4 berths
The French Canal du Midi welcomes you to a luxurious and exclusive river cruise on board one of the most beautiful hotel barges, Alegria. The Barge Alegria ALEGRIA is a barge of the Freyssinet type, built in 1937 at a shipyard in Thuin, Belgium. She was...

Alouette

4 berths
Refurbished in 2008 to the highest standards, the barge has two beautifully furnished cabins in double or twin configuration, with en-suite shower. Alouette is a Luxemotor type of barge and is 30,48 metres in length and 4,85 metres beam.   Alouette accommodates four passengers in...

Anjodi

8 berths
Luxury barge cruise vacations on the Anjodi, cruising the Canal du Midi, South of France The 8 passenger Anjodi is of classic Dutch design, specifically rebuilt to navigate the 300 year old Canal du Midi. She has been completely re-furbished in the tasteful tradition of African...

Athos

10 berths
The 10 passenger Athos was built in 1964 as a commercial sand, grain and wine barge and was converted into a luxury hotel barge in 1982. Her association with wine continues today as she gracefully meanders through the Languedoc-Roussillon region of France. She is air conditioned throughout,...

Beatrice

Béatrice navigue sur le Canal du Midi, au départ de Portiragnes  Pouvant accueillir jusqu'à 4 personnes (2 cabines), Béatrice est idéale pour des vacances de rêve en famille.   Cette péniche de 22...

Beatrice

4 berths
The 22m long Béatrice has been entirely renovated using clear oak to insure a warm, welcoming atmosphere. The barge is based at Port Cassafières in Portiragnes near Agde, in the Languedoc-Roussillon region of the south of France, just 1,5 km from the beaches. With 2 cabins,...

Clair de Lune

6 berths
Luxury comfort for a unique holiday experience: a placid and perfectly paced cruise on an idyllic World Heritage site canal through the heart of France's oldest and largest wine region. Ideal for a holiday with family or friends, each cruise is tailored to the group's taste; no two...

Enchante

8 berths
Luxury barge charters and cruise vacations on the Enchanté, cruising the Canal du Midi & Provence and Camargue, South of France Enchanté was originally built to navigate the canals and rivers of Europe and has been completely refurbished to the highest standard. The barge is...

Esperance

6 berths
Since more than twenty years, France Barging team has been offering cruises in the Mediterranean and on the European waterways giving the best of hospitality and entertainment . We are now very proud to offer unique canal cruises on board Esperance for guests coming from all over the world...

Roi Soleil

4+2 berths
Roi Soleil combines the best of yachts and barges . . . enjoy a personalized cruise for up to 6 passengers, attended by 4 crew, for a cruise high on luxurious comfort and mouth watering delights . . . make discoveries in an authentic region rich in history and ancient architecture, unspoiled...

Roi Soleil

4+2 berths
Roi Soleil verbindet die Besten von Jachten, und Lastkähne ... genießen eine personifizierte Kreuzfahrt für bis zu 6 Passagieren, beigewohnt durch 4 Mannschaft, für eine Kreuzfahrt hoch auf luxuriösem Komfort und Mund, der Freuden ... bewässert, machen Entdeckungen in...

SELF DRIVE BOATS IN THIS REGION

Estivale Octo Fly C

5 stars 8 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
NEW FOR 2018: The OCTO Fly C from the Estivale range of canal boats is the largest in the fleet at 15 metres long. It is the flagship boat and despite being the longest it is easy to drive thanks to bow thrusters. This canal barge offers four cabins and four bathrooms at the very highest...

Estivale Sixto Prestige C

5 stars 4 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
Technical sheet: Maximum capacity: 6 Capacity recommended: 4 Length: 13. 50 m Width: 3. 80 m Cabins: 2 and saloon Double beds (140 x 190 cm): 2 and 1 (saloon) Single bed (70 x 190 cm): 2 possible Bathroom / WC: 2 Saloon: 11 m² Kitchen equipment: 195 L Fridge - freezer,...

Horizon

5 stars 4 Permanent Berths
Le bateau Horizon est un modèle parfait pour les couples et a été exclusivement conçu pour Le Boat. Un bateau idéal pour un couple ou une petite famille combinant espace, confort et équipements haut de gamme. Si vous recherchez des prestations de grande...

Horizon

5 stars 2 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
The Horizon boat has been designed exclusively for Le Boat with couples in mind ! Small party crew looking for more features and a higher spec now have the perfect option. A large forward stateroom and a roomy ‘fundeck’ on top-deck area and a high level of equipements are making this...

Horizon 2S

5 stars 4 Permanent Berths 1 Temporary Berths
The Horizon 2-S, has two en-suite cabins, albeit a smaller master cabin than the Horizon (2&2) model and no separate shower cubicle in the second en-suite. However, it enjoys the same saloon and sundeck space and is perfect for two couples looking for a bit more privacy or a family who would...

Horizon 3

5 stars 6 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
The Horizon 3 has the same high specs and quality finish as other Horizon models. It offers three en-suite bathrooms allowing larger groups to ejoy a good mix of social and private space. Boat Size: 13. 5m x 4. 3m 1 large forward cabin with convertible double bed 2 side cabins with...

Horizon 4

5 stars 8 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
The Horizon 4 sleeps up to 9 guests. It is the same size boat as the Horizon 3, just with the master cabin split into two to create a 4th cabin. All four cabins have the privacy of their own en-suite bathrooms and enjoy a spacious sundeck and saloon. Boat Size: 13. 5m x 4. 3m 2 double...

Horizon 5

5 stars 10 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
The Horizon 5 is the largest model of the premier Horizon fleet and sleeps up to 12 people in 5 en-suite cabins, as well as a convertible settee in the saloon. Its spacious and fully-equipped interior & sundeck offer all the comfort and convenience you will need for a perfect vacation with a...

Linssen 29.9 Sedan

5 stars 2 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
2 comfort, 4 maximum:  1 Double cabin, 1 Shower and 1 toilette, Saloon with galley, table & convertible sofa, Large sun roof and interior helm, Large aft cockpit with seatings, Outdoor terrace at the rear, 220v shore supply, invertor and bow thrusters....

Linssen 30.9 AC

5 stars 4 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
Comfort for 4, extra comfort for 2.   - 2 Double cabins, 1 Shower and 2 toilettes. - Saloon with galley, & convertible dinette. - Aft deck in teak with helm position, table and chairs.   - 220v shore supply, invertor and bow thrusters. One week in...

Linssen 34.9 AC

5 stars 4 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
Comfort for 6, extra comfort for 4 2 Double cabins, 2 Showers, 2 toilettes,  Spacious saloon/ galley with convertible dinette and bureau. Aft deck in teak with helm position, table and chairs. 220v shore supply, invertor or generator and bow thruster....

Linssen Classic Sturdy 32 AC

5 stars 4 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
6 persons max, 4 comfort: 2 double cabins 2 showers and 2 toilets Saloon with galley and convertible dinette 220 V shore supply and converter Exterior helm on teck aft deck with bimini cover Bow thruster One week in 2018 Prices  up...

Penichette 1022FB

5 stars 2 Permanent Berths
This boat is specially equipped for a maximum comfort for 2 persons: Spacious forward cabin with large double bed (2m x 1,60-1,40m, trapezoidal bed), separate shower and toilet compartment. At the center, inside steering position, sitting area. At the stern, large saloon with fitted...

Vision 2

5 stars 4 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
Vision2 combines our very best technology, including joystick manoeuvrability, making it as easy to handle as a car. Discover our most luxurious boat, equipped with a gorgeous saloon at the front for you to enjoy your cruise with glorious wide-open views. On the Vision 2, there are two staterooms...

Vision 3

5 stars 6 Permanent Berths 4 Temporary Berths
Manoeuvring is simple with joystick steering, making this diesel boat hire a breeze to handle! Full-size twin beds convert to doubles, and two other sleeping areas allow for a total crew of 10. The Vision3 offers elegance, privacy, and common areas for socialising inside and outside! It’s...

Vision 3 Master

5 stars 6 Permanent Berths 1 Temporary Berths
Thanks to our new technology, Visions are very easy to handle. Cruise with confidence on our most famous boat model combining luxury and practicality. On the Vision 3 Master , you can sleep up to 7, making this boat perfect for friends or families. There are two standard-size cabins and a larger...

Vision 3 SL

5 stars 6 Permanent Berths 4 Temporary Berths
Special pod drives make the boat as easy to manoeuvre as a car. The three staterooms have full-size twin beds that convert to doubles, plus there’s a fold-down bed (suitable only for a child or teenager) and an extra bed in the saloon, making the boat ideal for families and friends! New to...

Vision 4

5 stars 8 Permanent Berths 1 Temporary Berths
Ranked amongst our most popular canal boats, this model offers you luxurious and spacious accommodations. A settee in the elegant saloon converts to a single bed, upping the total sleeping capacity to nine. The saloon has a full entertainment center, and cabins have TV/DVD players. The boat was...

Vision 4 SL

5 stars 8 Permanent Berths 1 Temporary Berths
Cruise smoothly along the inland waterways in this stylish high-end self-drive boat. The saloon features a radio/CD system and flat-screen TV/DVD player, and has plenty of room for entertaining. It also has a convertible settee for one adult. The four cabins have two twin beds that convert to...

Confort 1350 VIP

4 stars 4 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
The 1350 VIP boat from the Confort range combines luxury and style for your holiday ! Get on board a self-drive canal barge offering everything you’ll need: extra spacious bedrooms with TVs, offices, en suite bathrooms with built-in showers, separate toilets, a wide range of storage units......

Estivale Duo

4 stars 2 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
The design and layout of the boat provides panoramic views at all times. The ground level rear deck offers a bridge living space perfect for dining alfresco and a sliding sun awning to provide a shady retreat if needed. A second steering position, swimming ladder and deck shower are also on the...

Estivale Octo

4 stars 8 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
The Octo from the Estivale range comes with four cabins, two of which have convertible beds (either a double bed or twin beds), making this self-drive boat ideal for four couples or two couples and four children. From the living area you can enjoy 360º panoramic views and the kitchen is...

Estivale Quattro

4 stars 4 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
The Quattro from the Estivale range provides flexible accommodation with two cabins with convertible beds (either a double bed or twin beds) making this self-drive boat ideal for two couples or a couple and two children. From the living area you can enjoy 360º panoramic views and the...

Estivale Quattro S

4 stars 4 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
The Quattro S from the Estivale range is new for 2013. The best feature about this canal barge is the front cabin: an extremely spacious room fitted with several storage units plus a superb large shower room. The Quattro S also has a second cabin for children or additional guests....

Estivale Sixto

4 stars 6 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
The Sixto from the Estivale range are relatively new boats built in 2011. With three generously sized cabins the Sixto is an ideal self-drive boat for three couples or two couples and two children.  From the living area you can enjoy 360º panoramic views and the kitchen is fully...

Euroclassic 139 Grand Cru

4 stars 4 Permanent Berths
4 max: 2 double cabins both with ensuite shower and electric flush toilets, 2 steering positions, generator and / or shore supply providing 220 V, large saloon/ dining area with table and free standing chairs, fully equipped split galley and 2 fridges, microwave, air...

Europa 400

4 stars 4 Permanent Berths
Two large cabins, each with own shower and electric WC Amidships a large saloon with fitted kitchen Inside and outside steering positions Flying Bridge with handbasin, fridge, table and seat bench Bathing deck with outside shower Central heating Bow thruster Special...

Europa 600

4 stars 6 Permanent Berths
At the stern two cabins with interchangeable double or two single beds, each with its own shower and electric WC Double cabin at the bow with own shower and electric WC Amidships a large saloon with fitted kitchen. Inside and outside steering positions Flying Bridge with handbasin,...

LaPeniche

4 stars 12 Permanent Berths
New self-drive boat 2016. Up to 12 persons 15,00 m x 4,41 m 6 cabins 6 double berths 3 showers/ 3 washbasins/ 3 WC sunroof bow thruster 220V shore 220V converter Inside equipment: kitchen with cooker, oven, fridge, freezer beds with sheets, pillows,...

Mystique

4 stars 6 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
Our comforatble and spacious Mystiques have heating and air-conditioning, radio/CD system and 17-inch flat-screen TV/DVD player, en-suite luxury bathrooms in the three private cabins, and a sundeck with dining table and moulded seating. Lavishly appointed with designer fabrics and upholstery,...

Penichette 1020FB

4 stars 4 Permanent Berths 1 Temporary Berths
Minimum headroom: bows: 1,92m stern: 1,92m Midships: 1,97m Prices are valid in France, Holland  and Italy To enjoy a canal or river cruise, you can rent the boat Penichette 1020FB . Forward cabin with either 1 double or 2 or 3 single berths (with one upper bunk...

Penichette 1180FB

4 stars 6 Permanent Berths 1 Temporary Berths
Two forward cabins with double berths that can be transformed into two single berths (one upper bunk berth can be installed on request in one of the cabins) storage and hanging space Each cabin has its own shower compartment with shower, handbasin and electric WC Stern cabin with double...

Penichette 1400FB

4 stars 8 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
At the bows two cabins each with two single beds that can be joined to make a double bed Hanging cupboard and storage Each cabin has its own shower, handbasin and WC At the stern, one cabin with double bed, with the possibility of installing one small, child size, upper single berth;...

Penichette 1500FB

4 stars 8 Permanent Berths 4 Temporary Berths
Four cabins that each have a double bed that can be transformed into two single beds or two single beds and an additional upper pullman berth Hanging cupboard and storage Each cabin has its own shower, hand basin and electric WC Saloon with 230 V socket (quay side connection) Raised...

Penichette 950 E

4 stars 4 Permanent Berths
Combining the best of the 3 existing Pénichette families, the Pénichette Evolution continues their tradition and adds ground-breaking technical innovation to serve a single purpose: set a new level of satisfaction for cruisers. It offers an incredibly modular, modern and...

Primo

4 stars 2 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
Perfect for first time cruisers, the "Primo®" is the latest self-drive cruiser from the Nicols boatyard and is a simple yet elegant model with a modern interior. The living area is extremely spacious and full of light thanks to its opening glass roof – a new development from...

Royal Mystique A

4 stars 4 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
Our Royal Mystique A boat hire can accommodate parties up to six. The canal boats feature heating and air-conditioning, a 17-inch LCD flat-screen TV/DVD player, and a media center with MP3/USB connectivity. The huge sundeck has a fixed table and cushioned seating, plus a sun canopy. Cabins have...

Royal Mystique B

4 stars 4 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
Our Royal Mystique B boat rent can accommodate parties up to six. The canal boats feature heating, a 17-inch LCD flat-screen TV/DVD player, a media center with MP3/USB connectivity and can supply air-conditioning when plugged into shore power. The huge sundeck has a fixed table and cushioned...

Tarpon 37 Duo Prestige

4 stars 4 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
2 Cabins lounge cabin Up to 4/6 peoples Rear cabin: choice between two single berths or one double berth Forward cabin: one double berth Lounge: seat convertible to a double berth Sanitary equipment: two showers ( outdoor shower : Germany, Burgundy and some boats on the Canal du Midi) / two...

Tarpon 42 Trio Prestige

4 stars 6 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
Very comfortable self-drive boat for a French canal holiday. 3 cabins lounge cabin Two rear cabins: choice between two single berths or one double berth Forward cabin: one double berth Lounge: seat convertible to a double berth Sanitary equipment: three showers / three washbasins / three...

Tarpon 49 Quattro Prestige

4 stars 10 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
Boats of a great comfort. Up to 8/10 ( 2) peoples Four double bed cabins each with shower and WC One crew cabin with separate entry in the peak of the boat with two single berths, one washbasin, one WC Lounge: seat convertible to a double berth Sanitary equipment: 4 showers / 5...

Beziers

3 stars 4 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
2 double beds in 2 cabins 1 double bed in the convertible settee in the lounge FLYING BRIDGE version of the Sovereign class with wheel steering area on the roof above saloon Picture windows in saloon. King size double beds.

Bordeaux

3 stars 6 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
4 doubles or 3 Doubles & 2 singles in 4 cabins. FLYING BRIDGE version of the Sovereign class with wheel steering area on the roof above saloon Picture windows in saloon. King size double beds.

Burgundy 1200

3 stars 4 Permanent Berths 4 Temporary Berths
8 max, 2 comfort: 2 double cabins, 1 with extra single berth, 2 shower and toilet, 2 steering positions, 220v shore supply, galley, saloon with internal steering and convertible dinette plus possibility of using single “Z bed”, large rear sun deck with...

Calypso

3 stars 6 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
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...

Caprice

3 stars 4 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
A superb choice for a boat hire in the UK, the Caprice is ideal for parties up to six. The two en-suite staterooms (most offer air-conditioning) are located forward, leaving lots of room in the rear for the saloon and aft deck. The saloon has a radio/CD player and MP3/USB connectivity, and most...

Carcassonne

3 stars 6 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
4 double (or 3 double & 2 single) in 4 cabins FLYING BRIDGE version of the Sovereign class with wheel steering area on the roof above saloon Picture windows in saloon and patio doors to rear deck area.

Clipper

3 stars 4 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
A Clipper canal boat can accommodate parties of six. The cabins are at the bow and stern for enhanced privacy, and they have en-suite bathrooms. The saloon has a radio/CD player and MP3/USB connectivity. Ample windows keep the interior bright and cheery! Some models of this boat are equipped...

Confort 1100

3 stars 7 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
The Confort 1100 is the ideal canal boat for three couples: three spacious cabins with around 2 metres headroom and three shower rooms.  The central living area has a fully equipped kitchen with plenty of storage units.  The boat has a number of easy access points: a side door close to...

Confort 1350 B

3 stars 8 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
The Confort 1350 B is the ideal canal boat for four couples: four spacious cabins with around 2 metres headroom and four shower rooms (three of which are en suite). The central living area has a fully equipped kitchen with plenty of storage units.  The boat has a number of easy access...

Confort 900

3 stars 5 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
The Confort 900 is the ideal canal boat for two couples: the two cabins at each end of the boat are separated by a central living area ensuring privacy. Each cabin is spacious with around 2 metres headroom and has direct access to its en suite bathroom.   Access to and from the boat is easy:...

Confort 900DP

3 stars 5 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
Features : 2 spacious and separated cabins 2 en suite bathroom 2 outdoor deck areas ideal for two couples Indoor outdoor steering positions The Confort 900 DP is the ideal canal boat for two couples: the two cabins at each end of the boat are separated by a central...

Elegance

3 stars 6 Permanent Berths
Sleeping a maximum of six, the Elegance boasts three staterooms each fitted with single beds that convert to doubles, allowing sleeping flexibility on your boat holidays. The cabins and three bathrooms with showers are all forward of the generous saloon with its two dining tables and glass sliding...

Euroclassic 129

3 stars 4 Permanent Berths 1 Temporary Berths
5 max, 4 comfort: 1 double cabin, 1  twin/double cabin,  both cabins with en-suite shower and electric flush toilets, 2 steering position, generator and/or shore supply providing 220 V, saloon with air conditioning and internal steering, galley with microwave,...

Euroclassic 139

3 stars 6 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
Three cabins: 1 double cabin, 2  twin (some models offer 2 double cabins, three double cabins is not possible) all with en-suite shower and electric flush toilets, 2 steering positions, generator and/or shore supply providing 220 V, saloon with split galley with 2 fridges,...

Euroclassic 149

3 stars 8 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
Four cabins: 4  twin/double cabins with en-suite shower and electric flush toilets, generator and/or shore supply providing 220 V, saloon with split galley and microwave, air conditioning, internal steering, large rear sun deck with external steering....

Grand Classique

3 stars 10 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
You can travel with 12 on Grand Classique boat holidays! These boats have five bedrooms with a variety of sleeping options from bunk beds to doubles. The décor of the Grand Classique is upscale, replete with pleasing wood finishes, tastefully color-coordinated plush upholstery and an open...

Magnifique

3 stars 8 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
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...

Midi Explorer 2

3 stars 2 Permanent Berths
The Second of a new Midi Explorer class, built to the same standards as our Sovereign class boats. King Size double bed (5' x 6'3") Fresh water flush toilet. Spacious front deck with table & parasol. Beautifully fitted out accommodation. CD stereo system....

Midi Explorer 4

3 stars 4 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
The first of a new Midi Explorer class, built to the same standards as our Sovereign class boats. Fresh water flush toilet. Spacious front deck with table & parasol. Beautifully fitted out accommodation. CD stereo system. Radiator central heating. Hairdryer

Narbonne

3 stars 7 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
4 double & 2 single (or 3 double & 4 single) in 4 cabins FLYING BRIDGE version of the Sovereign class with wheel steering area on the roof above saloon Picture windows in saloon and patio doors to rear deck area

Penichette 1020 Fly

3 stars 4 Permanent Berths 1 Temporary Berths
1 double cabin and 1 cabin for 3. Up to 5 peoples Many storage equipment , a fully equited kitchen, the Pénichette 1020 offers a big level of confort with a streering position inside and one outside. Perfectly adapted for 2 couples or 1 couple with 2 or 3 children. Maximum capacity...

Penichette 1120R

3 stars 4 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
Two large forward cabins with double bed handbasin, hanging cupboard and storage in each cabin Two shower compartments, each with shower, handbasin and electric WC Fitted kitchen, inside steering, two large sliding sunroofs Dinette converts into a double bed 230 V socket in the...

Penichette 1165 FB

3 stars 6 Permanent Berths 1 Temporary Berths
3 Cabins and lounge cabin fitted kitchen. Radio/CD player. Outlet 220V. Forward cabin: 1 double cabins with Washroom cabins : washbasins, showers and Electric toilet. Rear cabin portside: one double berth Rear cabin starboard side: 2 simple bunk beds Lounge: seat...

Penichette 1165FB

3 stars 6 Permanent Berths 1 Temporary Berths
Superb forward double cabin with large en suite shower compartment, with basin, shower and electric WC. Hanging cupboard and storage At the stern one cabin with double bed, hanging cupboard and storage, one cabin with upper and lower single berths, hanging cupboard and storage. Shower compartment...

Penichette 1260R

3 stars 6 Permanent Berths 4 Temporary Berths
Three large double cabins, with the possibility of additional upper pullman berths in the two forward cabins Handbasin, hanging cupboard and storage in each cabin Two shower compartments, each with shower and electric WC Fitted kitchen, inside steering, two large sliding sunroofs...

Penichette 1500R

3 stars 8 Permanent Berths 4 Temporary Berths
Four cabins that each have a double bed that can be expanded with an additional upper pullman berth (front cabins only) Hanging cupboard and storage Each cabin has its own double bed, handbasin, wardrobe and storage Saloon with 230 V socket (quayside connection) Raised inside...

Rive 34

3 stars 4 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
Very comfortable boat with 2 steering positions: inside and outside. The biggest rear cabin for 2 ( and its own shower and toilet) in France! Suitable for 1 couple with children or 2 couples Maximum capacity and size Up to 6 peoples 2 double beds and 2 single beds. Prices for one week...

Rive 40

3 stars 6 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
3 double cabins. 2 steering positions: inside and outside. Ideal boat for 3 couples or 2 couples with children. Maximum capacity and size Up to 8 peoples 4 double beds (3 could be single beds) Prices 2018 for one week One week in 2018 Prices...

Royal Classique

3 stars 6 Permanent Berths
Bow thrusters make manoeuvring Royal Classique boat rentals easy and fun. Three super-private cabins with en-suite bathrooms are great for three couples! Each cabin has air-cooling for your comfort, and the generous saloon featuring a radio/CD player is built for entertaining family and friends in...

Salsa

3 stars 8 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
Travel with up to 10 on a Salsa A boat cruise. The saloon and huge kitchen are set forward, creating an open airy ambiance of spacious luxury. Glass doors lead to a lovely lounging area with seating in the bow, and stairs lead to the large sundeck with table for alfresco dining, moulded settees,...

Salsa 12 P

3 stars 8 Permanent Berths 4 Temporary Berths
The Salsa B is ideal for parties up to 12, two more than the Salsa A because of an additional settee that converts to a double in the saloon. Cabin fans, a radio/CD player with MP3/USB connectivity, a lounge deck in the bow, and a second steering station on the sundeck make Salsa boats for hire...

Sedan 1000

3 stars 6 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
The Nicols 1000 from the Sedan range is an ideal canal barge for a family with three double cabins. The spacious front cabin is worthy of a captain while the other two cabins (approx 100 cm headroom above the bunk) are perfect for children or guests. The two shower rooms make this barge...

Sedan 1010

3 stars 6 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
The Nicols 1010 from the Sedan range is an ideal canal barge for a family or two couples and two children.  The boat comprises three double cabins (one of which has approx 100 cm headroom above the bunk) and two shower rooms making it comfortable for six people. Large windows mean the living...

Sedan 1170

3 stars 8 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
The Nicols 1170 from the Sedan range is an ideal canal barge for a family boating holiday. It comprises four double cabins (two of which have around 100 cm headroom above the bunks) and two shower rooms to comfortably accommodate up to eight people (four adults four children). Large windows...

Sedan 1310

3 stars 10 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
The Nicols 1310 from the Sedan range is – along with the Nicols 1300 – the largest self-drive boat in the Nicols fleet in terms of accommodation capacity. With its five cabins and double sofa bed it can accommodate up to 12 people on board ! It comprises five double cabins (two of...

Tango

3 stars 4 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
Boating holidays aboard a Tango are fun for a family or up to three couples. The big sundeck encourages relaxing and socialising, as does the grand saloon with radio/CD player and MP3/USB connectivity. You’ll absolutely love the bow thrusters, which make manoeuvring around locks and docks...

Tarpon 32

3 stars 4 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
2 Cabins lounge cabin Up to 4/6 ( 2) peoples Forward cabin: one double berth one child bunk Rear cabin: one double berth one child bunk Lounge: seat convertible to a double berth Sanitary equipment: two showers / two washbasins / two WCs 9,10 m x 3,75 m - 2 steering...

Tarpon 37

3 stars 7 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
Up to 7/9 people in 3 cabins Forward cabin: one double berth one single berth Rear cabin portside: one double berth with one raised child bunk (on certain models) Rear cabin starboard side: two single bunk beds Lounge: seat convertible to a double berth Sanitary...

Tarpon 42 A

3 stars 10 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
Up to 12 peoples 4 cabins and lounge cabin Forward cabin: one double berth 1 raised single berth Middle cabin: one double berth Rear cabin portside: 1 single berth, 2 bunk beds Rear cabin starboard side: one double berth Lounge: seat convertible to a double berth Sanitary equipment: two...

Tarpon 42 N

3 stars 10 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
Up to 12 peoples 4 Cabins lounge cabin Forward cabin: one double berth 1 raised single berth Middle cabin: one double berth Rear cabin portside: 1 single berth, 2 bunk beds Rear cabin starboard side: one double berth Lounge: seat convertible to a double berth Sanitary equipment: two...

Cirrus A

2 stars 2 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
A very popular model in the Le Boat fleet, the 8. 80-metre (29-foot) Cirrus affords a couple or a small family more than ample space for comfortable boating holidays in style. A large rear stateroom, a spacious saloon, and abundant natural light from large picture windows make this boat a...

Cirrus B

2 stars 3 Permanent Berths 1 Temporary Berths
The Cirrus B is very popular in our fleet. Measuring 8. 80 metres (29-foot), it can comfortably accomodate a couple or a small family with enough space for everyone. The double cabin at the rear, as well as the large saloon with a single sofa bed and dinette converting into a second single bed,...

Classique

2 stars 8 Permanent Berths
With four cabins, Classique boat rentals sleep a maximum of eight. You’ve got cabins fitted with bunk beds for kids, and singles that convert to doubles. The big saloon with U-shaped settee and large dining table has a radio/CD player with MP3/USB connectivity. These recently upgraded...

Classique Star

2 stars 8 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
Canal boat holidays aboard our Classique Star boat hire are second to none! The boat sleeps a maximum of ten, and the two rear private cabins with en-suite baths provide hotel-style living space. Tasteful décor and abundant light from the big picture windows make the boat’s interior...

Consul

2 stars 4 Permanent Berths
With comfortable sleeping accommodations for four people, a Consul boat hire is well suited as a cruiser for boat holidays with a couple and two children, or with two couples. These fine canal craft offer elegance throughout, and a saloon that’s ideal for entertaining family and friends....

Continentale

2 stars 6 Permanent Berths
With three private staterooms, your Continentale canal boat hire is a perfect selection for a maximum party of six. Families or groups of friends will find this boat ideally suited for boating holidays in style and comfort. The new upgrades in cabins, bathrooms, the saloon and the kitchen make...

Corvette A

2 stars 4 Permanent Berths
 Superb for boat cruises with two couples, the Corvette sleeps a maximum of four in front and rear staterooms with en-suite bathrooms and showers. Picture windows illuminate the saloon, which has a radio/CD player (some boats have flat-screen TV/DVD players). A Corvette boat hire pampers and...

Corvette B

2 stars 4 Permanent Berths
Corvette B is the perfect boat for two couples cruises. One room at the front, another at the back, each one with its own bathrooms, with a living room at the middle of the boat that ensures you privacy and tranquillity. In the back stateroom, there is a bunk bed that can be changed in a double...

Countess

2 stars 4 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
Sleeping a maximum of six, the Countess is a great canal boat hire well-appointed with warm and inviting wood cabinets and extensive interior space. The grand saloon has a radio/CD player and the large rear deck is an ideal venue for socialising and watching the scenery glide by! Interior &...

Crusader

2 stars 6 Permanent Berths
Three separate cabins with en-suite bathrooms give these canal boats unparalleled privacy. This model offers a variety of sleeping arrangements from single and double beds to singles that convert to doubles, making it possible for you to cruise with children, single adults and couples. The...

Espade Concept Fly

2 stars 6 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
Up to 6/8 ( 1) peoples 2 Cabins lounge cabin Middle cabin: one double berth Rear cabin: one double berth one single one raised child bunk Lounge: seat convertible to a double berth one raised bunk Sanitary equipment: one shower / three washbasins / one WC 11,50 m x...

Le Somail

2 stars 7 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
Size 49ft x 10ft 6in. (14.9 x 3.2m) 3 double & 4 Single (or 2 double & 6 single) in 4 cabins Raised saloon with large picture windows and patio door to deck Rear deck wheel steering. Access from saloon to large sunbathing roof area.

Nicols 1160

2 stars 8 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
Comfortable boats which are typical of fluvial tourism and giving the best price/life on board. Up to 10 peoples 4 Cabins lounge cabin Forward cabin: one double berth Two middle cabins each with one double berth One middle cabin with two single bunk beds Lounge: seat...

Nicols 900

2 stars 4 Permanent Berths 3 Temporary Berths
Boats with a recent conception and comfort equipment. Up to 7 peoples 2 Cabins and lounge cabin Forward cabin: one double berth Rear cabin: one double berth one child bunk Lounge: seat convertible to a double berth Sanitary equipment: two showers / two washbasins / two...

Penichette 1020 FB

2 stars 5 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
2 Cabins lounge cabin Forward cabin: 3 bunk berths with a superimposed Rear cabin: one double berth Lounge: non convertible seat Sanitary equipment: two showers / two WCs 10,20m x 3,55m - 2 steering positions Minimum height in the lounge: 1,97 m and in the cabins: 1. 92...

Penichette 1106FB

2 stars 4 Permanent Berths 3 Temporary Berths
Ideal for couples or families Forward cabin with double bed, hanging cupboard and storage Central cabin with wedge-shaped double berth and optional - single upper berth or identical layout as 1107W Dinette convertible to double bed Additional storage and hanging cupboards opposite...

Penichette 1107W

2 stars 5 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
Ideal for families Forward cabin with double bed, hanging cupboard and storage Central cabin with one double bed and one single bed Dinette convertible to double bed Additional storage and hanging cupboards opposite the shower compartment Shower compartment with shower, hand...

Penichette 1260 R

2 stars 6 Permanent Berths 4 Temporary Berths
3 cabins and lounge cabin 3 double cabins (115*185) : with two single bunk beds (70*185) in the 2 forward cabins  Lounge cabin : seat convertible to a double berth Sanitary equipment : 2 showers / 3 washbasins / 2 WCs. 12,60 m x 3,85 m - 2 opening roofs Minimum height in...

Penichette 1400 FB

2 stars 8 Permanent Berths 1 Temporary Berths
Up to 8/9 (1) peoples  4 cabins lounge cabin 2 front cabins: the choice betwen two single berths or a double berth Rear cabin portside: 2 bunk beds Rear cabin starboard side: 1 double berth possible for a child to sleep in a bunk bed Lounge: seat convertible to a...

Penichette 935

2 stars 3 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
Ideal for couples or couples with one child Forward cabin with double bed, hanging cupboard and storage One single bed in the corridor Shower compartment with shower, hand-basin and toilet Dinette convertible to double bed Fitted kitchen Saloon with 230 V socket (quay side...

Sedan 800

2 stars 2 Permanent Berths 1 Temporary Berths
The single cabin Nicols 800 from the Sedan range is the ideal canal barge for a couple especially if first-time cruisers as its small frame slots in easily everywhere ! It is fitted with a double cabin at the front plus shower room, a central living space with a kitchenette, a living room table...

Sheba

2 stars 3 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
Enjoy a private aft cabin with double bed and a convertible single settee perfect for a couple. Saloons in Sheba boat rentals have a radio/CD player, and the dining table/settee converts to a double. Large encompassing windows provide abundant natural light. On deck, there’s a top steering...

Triton 1050

2 stars 6 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
Comfortable boats which are typical of fluvial tourism and giving the best price/life on board. Up to 8 peoples 2 Cabins lounge cabin Middle cabin: one double berth Forward cabin: one double berth one single berth Gangway: one single berth Lounge: seat convertible to...

Triton 860

2 stars 3 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
Comfortable boat which is typical of fluvial tourism and giving the best price/life on board. Up to 5 peoples 1 Cabin lounge cabin Forward cabin: one double berth one single berth Lounge: seat convertible to a double berth Sanitary equipment: one shower / one washbasin / one...

Triton 860 Fly

2 stars 3 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
Comfortable boat which is typical of fluvial tourism and giving the best price/life on board. This boat has the double steering. Up to 5 peoples 1 Cabin and lounge cabin Forward cabin: one double berth one single berth Lounge: seat convertible to a double berth Sanitary...

Viking 1000

2 stars 4 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
5 max, 4 comfort: 1  double, 1  twin cabin or one double  2 x shower and toilet 2 steering positions Saloon with galley, internal steering and convertible dinette Rear sun deck with external steering 220 V shore supply. One week...

Capri TS

1 stars 2 Permanent Berths 1 Temporary Berths
Ideal for couples with a single child, a Capri TS boat hire features a nicely appointed private cabin forward with a double bed and a closet. The bathroom is easily accessed via the saloon, which has a spacious dining area across from the L-shaped kitchen equipped with an electric fridge and...

Consort

1 stars 2 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
A Consort boat hire boasts many features! The cabin in the bow has two single beds, and the settee in the generous saloon converts to a double, making the boat perfect for small families or groups. Large windows let in plenty of light, and there’s even a sunroof! The rear swim platform is...

Nautilia

1 stars 8 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
Sleeping a maximum of 10, Nautilia boats for hire represent a great value for larger groups of friends and family. The boat is laid out as a hotel-style floating villa. Spacious and well appointed, it’s the perfect venue for memorable boat cruises! Interior & Saloon The roomy...

Penichette 1107 W

1 stars 5 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
Comfortable boats which are typical of fluvial tourism and giving the best price/life on board. Up to 7 peoples 2 Cabins lounge cabin Middle cabin: one double berth one single berth Forward cabin: one double berth Lounge: seat convertible to a double berth Sanitary...

Penichette 935 W

1 stars 3 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
1 Cabin & lounge cabin Lounge: seat convertible to double berth. Fitted kitchen. 
 Sanitary equipment: 1 shower / 1 washbasin / 1 WC. Minimum height in the lounge = 2,05 m, and in the cabins = 1,85 m Steeringwheels: inside and outside Inside equipment complete boat...

Riviera 920

1 stars 6 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
The Riviera 920 is the ideal canal boat for two couples or a small family. It offers two cabins separated by a central living space ensuring privacy. Each cabin has one double bed and one single bed.  The living room is full of light thanks to the sliding roof – perfect for relaxing or...

Riviera 920

1 stars 6 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
Up to 8 peoples 2 Cabins lounge cabin Forward cabin: one double berth one single raised berth Rear cabin: one double berth one single berth Lounge: seat convertible to a double berth Sanitary equipment: one shower / one washbasin / one WC 9,20 m x 3,10 m Sunroof....

Tamaris Lake Star

1 stars 4 Permanent Berths 1 Temporary Berths
With two separate staterooms and additional sleeping accommodations in the saloon, the Tamaris is laid out with parties of six in mind. The luxury of a Tamaris boat hire is evident in the skipper’s stateroom in the rear with an en-suite bathroom and large double bed. A nice choice for a 9....

Triton 1060 Handy

1 stars 4 Permanent Berths 2 Temporary Berths
Up to 6 peoples 2 Cabins and lounge cabin Front cabin: two single berths accessible in a wheelchair Middle cabin: 2 single berths one on top of the other Lounge: seat convertible to a double berth Sanitary equipment: one shower / two washbasins / one WC accessible in wheelchair (separated by...