HOTEL BARGING ON THE FRENCH CANALS
Hotel barges are elegant and supremely comfortable, converted from traditional vessels or created as cruising boutique hotels from new. They are large and stable so you’ll experience the smoothest of relaxing week-long vacations in high style.
- Expert captain and nimble deck matelot
- Professional masterchef creates fabulous cuisine
- Friendly, attentive English-speaking hostess and cabin staff
- Highly knowledgeable excursions and cruising route guide
What are hotel barge cruises like?
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the facts from the experts!
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Find Your Perfect Hotel Barge Cruise
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Cruise in Style and Comfort
With a wide range of sizes, comfort levels and prices, you can be sure the perfect hotel barge is waiting just for you.
Barges in all the Glorious Regions of France
These beautiful floating hotels are found on all the most desirable French waterways, cruising the most scenic routes.
Our Unique Expertise – France, Cruising the Waterways and Hotel Barging
We have explored the rivers and canals of France on our own boat since 2003, logging up over 10,000km along most waterways, in most regions, at all times of year.
Independent, impartial and enthusiastic, we have personally visited and know every hotel barge, every owner-operator and fleet, published here.