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hotel-barges: individual Cabins

Hotel barges are often booked by a single party or a family and it can be difficult sometimes to find cabins available for independant travellers. To help you choosing the right hotel-barge for your next cruise-holiday, we keep record of cabins available on different boats. Do not hesitate to contact us if you can't find what you are looking for.

champagne - Alsace

8 passengers - 6 nights - full board.

Belmond Lilas from 6900 Euros


Experience the wonders of Alsace and Champagne like never before. Usually reserved for charter only, take advantage of this exclusive offer and book single cabins at a special rate of €6,900 per person aboard Belmond Lilas and Belmond Pivoine.


cabins available 26 August 2018
Saroche canal cruise

6 passengers - 6 nights - full board.

Saroche from 5193 Euros


Saroche, if you are a wine fanatic, you are on the right boat. Jason, owner, captain, wine expert and brilliant entertainer will take you to Champagne in Spring and through caves running under the city of Beaune in Burgundy. He will make sure you get to taste wines in accordance with your palate.


1 cabin available 12 August 2018
Panache canal cruise

12 passengers - 6 nights - full board.

Panache from 4058 Euros


Panache is a classic Dutch design. She is traditionally furnished in an old ship style with brass and mahogany, creating a comfortable and charming ambience. The excellent accommodation offers a choice of six air-conditioned Junior Suites, all with full en-suite facilities with oversized showers.

Panache is open to individual booking

20 % off following departures: 29 Jul, 19 Aug.

Johanna canal cruise

6 passengers - 6 nights - full board.

Johanna from 2390 Euros (3 nights)


Johanna is operating in Belgium and in France. She cruises on meandering rivers and canals from Bruges to Paris or in the French Champagne and Loire regions. On board Johanna you'll find peace and tranquility as you pass by the quiet countryside, picturesque villages and historic towns.


cabins available 15 July, 29 July & 5 August 2018

Somme Picardy

Aslaug canal cruise

4 passengers - 6 nights - 1/2 board.

Aslaug from 1250 EUros - 1/2 board


Aslaug is a new-built, owner-operated barge, 24m long. She welcomes 4 guests in two well-insulated twin cabins. Each has its own en-suite bathroom with toilet, shower and hair dryer. The interior is fitted out in Danish design and cherry-wood furniture. Sun decks with teak furniture.


Aslaug offers 2 cabins

The Loire

Nymphea canal cruise

4/6 passengers - 6 nights - full board.

Nymphea / 2 to 6 passengers from 3539 Euros


Nymphea is ideal for discovering the incredibly beautiful river Cher and Chateau of Chenonceau in the Loire Valley. Refitted throughout, her traditional ship’s interior features a warm classic decor of rich varnished hardwoods, stained glass and a welcoming country house atmosphere.


Nymphea is open to individual booking

burgundy Upper - Loire

Renaissance canal cruise

8 passengers - 6 nights - full board.

Renaissance from 5250 Euros


Renaissance has a beautifully appointed lounge with comfortable seating. A bar is stocked with your favorites, and bookshelves contain a Bose CD system, current books, up-to-date periodicals and magazines. All 4 suites can be twins or double. Each has a 60 sq feet private bathroom.


renaissance is open to individual bookings

20% off on following departures:
15 Jul, 19 Aug.
Meanderer canal cruise

6 passengers - 6 nights - full board.

Meanderer from 4612 Euros


Meanderer has 3 en-suite cabins in excess of 125 square feet, large lounge and dining areas, a spacious, teak covered sun-deck and an outdoor heated spa-pool. Meaderer is ideal for exploring treasures of the Upper Loire like historical Rogny-Les-Sept-Ecluses and Eiffel’s Briare Pont canal.

Cabin available 26 Aug and 7 Oct 2018

Burgundy Nivernais

Luciole canal cruise

12 passengers - 6 nights - full board.

Luciole from 3553 Euros


The Luciole accommodates 12 passengers in 8 en-suite cabins : 3 doubles (can be converted to twins), 3 twins and 2 singles. As the first hotel barge she celebrated fifty years of continuous cruising in 2016. Luciole offers theme cruises including the popular “Adventure Charter”.


La Luciole is open to individual booking
Randle canal cruise

4 passengers - 6 nights - full board.

Randle from 3538 Euros


Randle is a traditional boat, beautifully maintained. Polished brass and varnished wood create typical classic nautical atmosphere inside. With only 2 cabins, it’s the perfect private barge to cruise the scenic Canal du Nivernais. Gourmet cuisine at selected restaurants along Randle’s cruise route.


randle offers 2 cabins
Art de Vivre canal cruise

8 passengers - 6 nights - full board.

Art de Vivre from 3437 Euros


The 8 passenger Art de Vivre started life as a Scottish munitions carrier before being transformed by a team of skilled craftsmen into a floating celebration of the Burgundian “good life”. Your crew of four comprise Captain, Tour guide, Master Chef and Hostess, all with a love for the Nivernais canal.


Art de Vivre is open to individual booking

20 % off on following departures: 22 Jul, 12 aug.

north & south burgundy

Saroche canal cruise

8 passengers - 6 nights - full board.

Belmond amaryllis from 6900 Euros


Experience the wonders of Burgundy like never before. Usually reserved for charter only, take advantage of this exclusive offer and book single cabins at a special rate of €6,900 per person aboard Belmond Amaryllis.


cabins available 29 July 2018

8 passengers - 6 nights - full board.

grand cru from 6800 Euros


Grand Cru offers six night/seven day journeys for private parties of just eight guests. Gently plying Burgundy’s inland waterways between Dole and St. Leger-sur-Dhune, the Grand Cru features excellence in all aspects of barge cruising. Exclusive to the Grand’s Cru’s drinking and dining program, guests will enjoy pours of Grand Cru wines with every lunch and dinner.


cabins available

Apres Tout canal cruise

6 passengers - 6 nights - full board.

Apres Tout from 6000 Euros


The Apres Tout is the perfect boat for 3 couples or a family. The three huge cabins each have immaculate, practical bathrooms and the spacious light and modern lounge isenchanting. The stunning kitchen of The Apres Tout comes with stools for guests to watch the cook achieve miracles.


cabins available 19 August & 7 October 2018
Prosperite canal cruise

8 passengers - 6 nights - full board.

Prosperite from 5535 Euros


Prosperite expressly designed to meet the expectations of upscale travellers desiring to experience the luxury of five star travel, Prosperite offers stunning decor in the upstairs salon and some of the largest rooms and highest level of amenities you will find on barges in France.


cabins available 2 September 2018
C'est la Vie canal cruise

8 passengers - 6 nights - full board.

Grand Victoria from 5316 Euros


On Hemingway, each cabin has a flat screen TV and DVD player. The saloon features large picture windows, allowing light to stream onto the quality leather sofas. With two sun decks, there is an abundance of space to relax. We have opened the week of May 27th for cabin bookings! If you are interested in joining a fun couple from Seattle for a tour of Burgundy, contact us!


cabins available 14 October 2018

10% discount
Finesse canal cruise

8 passengers - 6 nights - full board.

Finesse from 5250 Euros


Finesse is a brand new, luxurious, double-decker hotel barge with very spacious cabins. There are 4 large suites that can be configured as twins or doubles. The saloon features panoramic windows and a demonstration galley where you can watch the chef prepare gourmet meals.


Finesse is open to individual booking
C'est la Vie canal cruise

8 passengers - 6 nights - full board.

C'est La Vie from 5248 Euros


Deb and Olivier own and run C’est La Vie. They are obviously very fond of her and enjoy sharing their immaculate barge with guests. C’est La Vie was originally designed as the private floating home for an American family, her superb and very large 4 en-suite cabins are waiting for you.


cabins available 19 August 2018
Saroche canal cruise

6 passengers - 6 nights - full board.

Saroche from 5193 Euros


Saroche, if you are a wine fanatic, you are on the right boat. Jason, owner, captain, wine expert and brilliant entertainer will take you to Champagne in Spring and through caves running under the city of Beaune in Burgundy. He will make sure you get to taste wines in accordance with your palate.


1 cabin available 12 August 2018
Hirondelle canal cruise

8 passengers - 6 nights - full board.

Belmond hirondelle from 4303 Euros


Four spacious cabins have oak-panelled ceilings and en-suite bathrooms. Relax in the light-filled lounge or on the splendid teak deck beneath the canopy. Enjoy cooking classes with the chef in his kitchen or the option to attend private cookery lessons at a local chef’s atelier.


Cabins available 29 Jul, 5 August & 16 Sept 2018
L'Impressionniste canal cruise

12 passengers - 6 nights - full board.

L'impressionniste from 4058 Euros


L’impressionniste is a very attractive barge for a party or a family. With 6 comfortable cabins with modern en-suite on the lower level, the main deck is dedicated to social activities: a spacious lounge with a generous open bar and a long dining table to accommodate 12 guests indoor.


L'impressionniste is open to individual booking

20% off on following departures: 8 & 29 Jul, 19 & 26 Aug.
La Belle Epoque canal cruise

12 passengers - 6 nights - full board.

La Belle Epoque from 4058 Euros


La Belle Epoque was designed with both elegance and passenger comfort in mind and offers a sun-deck spa-pool. The wood paneled saloon together with other luxury facilities, are all fully air-conditioned. The spacious cabins offer a twin or double beds with marble en-suite facilities.


La Belle Epoque is open to individual booking

20% OFF ON FOLLOWING DEPARTURES:
29 Jul, 12 Aug.
Wine & Water canal cruise

6 passengers - 6 nights - full board.

Wine & water from 3500 Euros


Wine & Water offers 3 bedroom suites for 2 to 6 passengers. Max, the captain, is a Burgundy wines specialist organizing private wine tastings in the world famous Burgundian villages on the slopes of Côtes de Nuit and the Côtes de Beaune Dijon and the famous wine town of Beaune.


Wine & Water is open to individual booking
Savoir Vivre canal cruise

8 passengers - 6 nights - full board.

Savoir Vivre from 2870 Euros


Savoir Vivre proposes breakfast and lunches on board while taking guests out to the restaurant each night. The ideal way to discover genuine French restaurant’s atmosphere. Cabins are not vast but comfortable, beds excellent and bathrooms immaculate with full size shower.


cabins available 12 August 2018

20% discount

rhone - Provence

Napoleon canal cruise

12 passengers - 6 nights - full board.

Belmond Napoleon from 4895 Euros


Napoléon features six sizeable cabins, each with an en-suite bathroom. There is also a stately lounge, generous deck and outdoor Jacuzzi. Embark on fascinating Provence tours and visit the region’s multiple highlights, including its iconic wine estates.


cabins available 22 July, 2, 16, 23 & 30 September, 14 October 2018

canal du midi

Enchante canal cruise

8 passengers - 6 nights - full board.

enchante from 4775 Euros


Enchanté contemporary design is very effective: a very comfortable terrace with a large pool up-front; a chic and full of light lounge and a superb open kitchen to entertain guests willing to watch the Chef at work. On the lower level, 4 spacious cabins with full size shower.


enchanté is open to individual booking

20 % off on following departures: 22 Jul, 26 Aug.
Emma canal cruise

6 passengers - 6 nights - full board.

Emma from 4500 Euros


Emma has built her reputation on the excellence of the food and wines served aboard. Liz loves sharing recipes and ideas with her guests over a glass of wine and her kitchen is always open. Her philosophy is to buy the best local ingredients and cook them with flair and imagination.


Cabins available 1 September & 13 October 2018

20 % off on both departures
Savannah canal cruise

6 passengers - 6 nights - full board.

Savannah from 4250 Euros


Savannah was used as showroom for the prestigious cosmetic group l’Occitane in the 80’s. The mahogany woodwork and ceramic tiles remain as the signature of this unique canal hotel barge. Savannah was completely refurbished and decorated with luxurious contemporary furniture in 2014.

2 cabins available 26 August & 9 September 2018

Alegria canal cruise

4 passengers - 6 nights - full board.

Alegria from 3950 Euros


Alegria is beautiful - modern, full of light. The two spacious cabins have large round portholes offering excellent views of the Canal. Each cabin has double access: one door leads outside near the pool and the other connects with the lounge. This feature allows intimacy and independence.


Alegria offers 2 cabins
Saraphina canal cruise

4 passengers - 6 nights - full board.

Saraphina from 3662 Euros


Saraphina is a Dutch barge 25 metres (82 feet) long and 4 metres wide (12 feet). She cruises on the Canal du Midi between Portiragnes-plage and the majestic medieval city of Carcassonne. 2 spacious cabins with en-suite, comfortable deck to lounge and traditional Dutch bicycles onboard.


Saraphina is open to individual cabin booking
Athos canal cruise

10 passengers - 6 nights - full board.

Athos from 3600 Euros


Convivial and comfortable for 10 passengers, Athos offers reasonable size en-suite cabins. While cruising the Canal du Midi, you will enjoy delicious meals prepared by a Chef onboard and appreciate the excursions through Languedoc. The city of Carcassonne is part of the itinerary.


Athos is open to individual booking

20% discount on following departures: 12 Aug.
Anjodi canal cruise

8 passengers - 6 nights - full board.

Anjodi from 3575 Euros


Anjodi is of classic Dutch design, specifically rebuilt for the Canal du Midi. She was completely refurbished in the tasteful tradition of African hardwoods, hand-crafted paneling and shining brass, creating a charming ambience. The sun deck is spacious and has a heated Jacuzzi.


Anjodi is open to individual booking

20 % off following departures: 22 Jul, 26 Aug.
Anjodi canal cruise

2 passengers - 3 & 6 nights - full board.

beatrice from 1950 Euros (3 nights)


The 4 passenger barge Beatrice cruise route takes you through the villages of Colombiers, Poilhes, Capestang, Le Somail, Ventenac, Argens in Minervois, Homps, Lézignan , Trebes and finally to the old city of Carcassonne.


beatrice offers 2 cabins

provence - camargue

Le Phenicien canal cruise

18 passengers - 6 nights - full board.

Le phenicien from 3274 Euros


All cabins on the Phenicien feature en-suite bathroom, air-conditioning with individual control and superior bedding. On the main deck, the sun of Provence will gently warm you up through the large panoramic windows as you take a little nap or sip a drink in the vast lounge.


Le Phenicien is open to individual booking

bordeaux - gascony

Enchante canal cruise

6 passengers - 6 nights - full board.

saint louis from 4305 Euros


The Saint Louis is one of the most luxurious and best appointed barges on the canal network in France today. The team at Saint Louis spare no effort in bringing you the ultimate in luxury cruising. Saint Louis has the largest open sundeck of any barge of comparable size.


cabins available
Rosa canal cruise

8 passengers - 6 nights - full board.

rosa from 3450 Euros


Rosa is an old Dutch “Clipper”. Her saloon is particularly welcoming and features attractive wood paneling, comfortable seating and a bar. There are 4 air-conditioned staterooms with full en-suite facilities to accommodate 8 passengers. There is a spacious sundeck with comfortable furniture.


Rosa is open to individual booking

20 % off on following departures: 5, 12 & 26 Aug.