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River Cruises – Hotel Barging – Self-Drive Boating
The latest offers, early-bird deals and last-minute bargains.
HOTEL BARGE SARAPHINA
BOOK NOW FOR JULY & OCTOBER
Luxury Hotel Barge Saraphina
Enjoy a 10% reduction on all July and October weeks aboard Saraphina, cruising the Canal du Midi in southern France.
Portiragnes Plage (Beziers) to Carcassonne.
July 2, 9, 16, 23
Oct 1, 8, 15, 22
Two cabins, up to four guests.
Applicable for Full Board and Dine-Ashore (half-board) 6 night charters, Sunday to Saturday
BELMOND HOTEL BARGES
BELMOND LUXURY + 15% DISCOUNT
Luxury BELMOND Hotel Barge cruises
The original five-star experience is now available for some remaining weeks of 2017 with a 15% discount on charter bookings.
Amaryllis 8 guests: 13th & 20th August
Hirondelle 8 guests: 16th, 23rd & 30th July. 6th & 20th August
Fleur de Lys 6 guests: 6th & 20th August
Napoleon 12 guests: 13th August
Canal du Midi:
Alouette 4 guests: 16th, 23rd & 30th July
Offer Deadline: 16 June
HOTEL BARGE LOUISA
REDUCTIONS FOR AUTUMN CRUISES
Luxury Hotel Barge Louisa
Cruise the Canal du Midi this Autumn from Castelnaudary to Carcassonne with an excellent discount.
Louisa has one double cabin and one twin cabin, both with ensuite bathrooms and is unbelievably good value.
Charter cruises only for up four guests.
Take10% discount on cruises for 3 or 4 nights
Take 15% off a 6 night cruise
23 – 29 September
All weeks in October
LUXURY HOTEL BARGE FLEET
LUXURY HOTEL BARGE DISCOUNTS
LUXURY HOTEL BARGE DISCOUNTS
Take 10% to 20% off Charter and Cabin bookings on selected weeks from April to October 2017 – but must book by 30 May
Burgundy: L’Impressionniste, La Belle Epoque, L’Art de Vivre, Finesse
Upper Loire: Renaissance
Canal du Midi: Anjodi, Enchante, Clair de Lune, Athos
Picardy/Paris, Alsace Lorraine and Champagne: Panache
♦♦ KIDS GO FREE in SCHOOL HOLS ♦♦
Contact for further information (rn©french-waterways,com)
LUXURY HOTEL BARGE EMMA
DISCOUNTS: CHARTER & BY CABIN
Luxury Hotel Barge Emma
20% price reduction – until 30 June 2017
Discounted 6 night cruises throughout the year, charter for 6 or book-by-cabin.
- 3 routes
- 3 x double/twin cabins
- Full board and half board options
- Daily excursions
- Will cruise with just 2 guests
- No single supplement
- 4,400 USD / 3,520 GBP / 4,100 EUR per person sharing a double cabin
HOTEL BARGE ROI SOLEIL
CANAL DU MIDI CHARTER - 6 GUESTS
Luxury Hotel Barge Roi Soleil is offering a great treat for early-birds for the 2018 Season.
Take 1,000 USD or 1,000 EUR discount on a charter for 6 guests.
3 double or twin cabins
Panoramic windows full-length of barge
This promotion on the Canal du Midi is for new bookings only.
Valid until 30 September 2017
*If there’s only two of you, let us know; there may be other ‘by cabin’ guests to join for a charter.
LOCABOAT SELF DRIVE HIRE BOAT DISCOUNTS
Locaboat self-drive hire-boats:
◊ SPECIAL SPRING DEALS ◊
30% discount on all one week+ cruises completed in May, departing April 28 and May 29
20% discount on all short cruises (week-end, extended week-end and mini week) completed in May, departing April 28 – May 29
* Non retrospective nor cumulative with other offers
LUXURY HOTEL BARGE ALEGRIA
REMAINING WEEKS - LOWER USD RATE
Luxury Hotel Barge Alegria has adjusted her USD prices for the remaining weeks of the 2017 season (down by 15%). Excellent value!
Cruising with up to four guests on the Canal du Midi from Poilhes to Puicheric she is still available:
6 – 12, 13 – 20 May; 17 – 23 June; 1 – 7, 8 – 14 July;
charter price 17,000 euro / 19,550 USD
22 – 28 July, 29 July – 4 Aug, 5 – 11 and 19 – 25 Aug
charter price 15,300 euro / 17,255 USD
Now booking for 2018 at 2017 prices – until 30 May 2017
SELF – CATERING HOTEL BARGE
Unique, crewed, serviced self-catering for four guests on the Canal du Midi
NEW FOR 2017 – Now Available
Enjoy stress-free hotel barging with the flexibility of a self-catering holiday. Cook aboard or eat out.
- Two luxurious double cabin suites
- Spacious saloon and dining area
- Fully-fitted open galley
- Sun-deck, bar-b-cue and loungers
- Bicycles – explore pretty villages
Best of all, the crew will pilot the barge, clean your cabins, advise and organise excursions and can even bring your provisions to you.
Contact for more details (rn©french-waterways,com)
Tours, transport, food and beverages not included.
LUXURY HOTEL BARGE SAROCHE
NEW PRICING FOR 2017
Luxury Hotel Barge Saroche just made it easier to cruise in high-season by introducing a super flat tariff rate. So don’t hesitate – come cruising this year. Just pick one of the following weeks:
Champagne June 4, 11, 18 and July 2, 9, 16
Champagne to Burgundy through routes
July 30 – Aug 5 and August 6 – 12
Burgundy August 27, Sept 3, 10, 17 and Oct 1, 15
6 people – $32,000
5 people – $29,000
4 people – $26,000
Per person rate $6,000
Single supplement $2,500
LE BOAT SELF-DRIVE HIRE-BOAT DISCOUNTS
Le Boat's regular discounts for bookings throughout the year
Grab yourself a bargain with Le Boat’s fleet this year. Regular reductions are available for:
Last minute discount:
Up to 30% on specific top-of-the-range boats
Up to 10% (excluding Horizon fleet) for groups including one child
Up to 10% for cruises in particular regions (min 7 nights and excluding Horizon fleet)
Special boat discount:
15% off a range of different size baots (min 7 nights).
See Le Boat’s self-drive boating fleet
NICOLS SELF DRIVE HIRE BOAT DISCOUNTS
Nicols hire-boats: discounts for one-ways & families, particular regions and boats