Le Boat’s New Year Offers – deadline 31 January

See the fleet Send an enquiry Fantastic discounts are available for bookings confirmed by 31 January: March, April* & May, all regions: 15% off all boats for 3 nights minimum except for Royal Mystique, Mystique and the Horizon range *(8th – 17th April 10% only) Family discount 5% off for…

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New look hotel barge and hire boat detail pages

These past few months we’ve been beavering away behind the scenes to bring you fresh new look hotel content, extra navigation pages and heaps of new waterway and self-drive downloads. When you’re browsing through the boats and barges to find your holiday boat or hotel barge, or the best route…

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Top tips for a family friendly holiday in Anjou

For a combination of tranquility and adrenalin, boating holidays in Anjou are perfectly family friendly. A former county, duchy and province, it has a rich and colourful history. You’ll find that reflected in its impressive examples of medieval, Roman and renaissance architecture throughout its towns and villages. What’s more, this region…

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Cruising tales: Digoin to Dompierre-sur-Besbre

Since leaving Auxonne we have travelled 228km and passed through 70 locks. Our engine has run for 41 hours. It’s a Nanni – a Kubota engine that’s been marinised – and it’s never let us down yet, in 8 years. It starts first time and just keeps going. Provided it…

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Cruising tales: Saint-Leger sur Dheune, Canal du Centre (PK 33)

Welcome to the first in our series of cruising tales, our very own experiences of France’s waterways now that we’re back aboard Grehan and waterborne.  For those who don’t know, PK means Point Kilometre. They are marked along the waterways, like the old milestones in the UK, discreetly printed on very…

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Hire-boat Cruises, France: up to 20% discount from Le Boat

Book your 2015 holiday cruise in France before Tuesday 12th January and save 20% off ANY French destination and ANY departure date. Wow! Valid on all boats offered by Le Boat except Visions, Mystiques and Royal Mystiques – on which you can still save 10%! Where can you cruise? Find…

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