Location bateau habitable
Boating Vacations on Canals of France

Boating Vacations

Maximum comfort for 6 people.

The barges Flying Bridge, with double control inside and outside, provide equipment out of the ordinary and unmatched comfort.
At the bows two cabins each with 2 single beds which can be joined to make a double bed with possibility of upper single berth, with hanging cupboards and storage, each with shower, handbasin and marine WC. At the stern, one cabin with double bed, hanging cupboard and storage. Shower compartment with handbasin and marine WC. Ling room. Fitted kitchen.

Price list

These are regions of navigation chosen boat. Click on your choice to check availability and rates.

To be consulted

The price include :

  • • The hiring of the boat with all its equipment, crockery, cutlery, bed-linen and towels
    • Navigation Toll
    • The insurance for the boat
    • One gas reservoir of 12 or 13 kg according to the countries (the first is free, the others are to be paid for)
    • Navigation initiation on departure
    • Technical assistance 7 days of the week (during opening hours).

The price not included :

• The fuel costs are to be paid directly to the base when you give the boat back depending on how many hours the engine has run (hourly f lat rate). An advance for the fuel will be requested by your departure base. This advance will be deducted from the amount really due, as shown by the hour meter when you give the boat back. For the Pénichettes equipped with fuel central heating (e.g. Flying Bridge) the price varies depending on the season and amount used. The price doesn't include any eventual bottles of gas used as well for the heating.
• Navigation guide for each area of France: 27 euros (to be booked early in order to receive it by mail before your departure). Available only for the France Waterways, in French-English and German.
• Cancellation plan, not obligatory, 4% of the hiring price (see general conditions)
• Supplement for the boat in the case of one way trip : 130 euros
This supplement does not concern the repatriation of the crew.
• Paying locks and bridge in some countries (free in France)
Optional services to regulate at the departure base:
  • • Damage waiver: from 95 euros to 195 euros (according to the boat and the duration), by subscribing to the partial repurchase of the deposit, a reduced deposit of 500 euros is still due on the spot.
    All terrain bicycle rental : 45 euros/week (Except in Italy, foldable bicycle: 6euros / jour)
    • Child bicycle rental : 30 euro/week
    • Enclosed parking : 35 euros - 56 euros (according bases and countries)
    • Domestic pet : 45 euros/journey
    • Cleaning service at the end of the trip : between 90 and 110 euros depending on the boat.
    Wifi : 49euros/Week; 29euros/mini Week; 29euros/Week-end
    • Transfers between airports or stations and the bases
    • Transfers by taxi or car transfer in the case of one way trips

Deposit in guarantee :

  • Paid for on arrival and given back on return of the boat after verification.
    A partial accidental damage waiver, explained in the Locaboat Manual, will be proposed to you at the base.

    Pénichette Evolution (P950E) : 2 000 euros
    Pénichettes 935/935W: 1 500 euros
    New-Con-Fly : 1200 euros
    Pénichettes 1107W/1106FB : 1 500 euros
    Pénichettes 1120R/1260R/1020FB/1022FB/950 E : 2 000 euros
    Pénichettes 1165FB/1180FB : 2 000 euros
    Pénichettes 1400FB/P1500FB/1500R : 2 000 euros
    Europa 400/Europa 600/Europa 700 : 2 000 Euros
    Linssen 34.9GS : 2000 Euros

Boat equipment Penichette-1180FB

Various equipment available for this boat can vary the base of departure.

6+ 1
coating type
fixed double beds
single bed
double bed convertible into a single bed
sleeping child
couchette transformable
forward cabin
central cabin
aft cabin
lounge convertible
Height Boat :
11,80m x 3,85m
Height Min/Max :
1.90m / 1.98m
Engine Type :
50 CV
Upper deck :
Bow thruster :
land electricity supply :
Forward Sundeck :
Steering positions :
Electrical Voltage :
Stereo :
Radio Lecteur CD
Hover :
Hob :
Water Capacity :
Fuel Capacity :
Fridge Type :

To book

navigation fluviale

Be the captain of your own boat. Our self-drive barging vacations don't require a boating license or prior experience. It's that simple ! You get on board, and after a navigation instruction, you can fully enjoy your river holidays .

Cruise start and return times 1 week

Boarding :
Landing :
Monday 4PM
Friday 4PM
Saturday 4PM
Monday 9AM
Friday 9AM
Saturday 9AM

Advantages of the company

Discount early booking (1 week trip minimum)
-10% for one week or more (for a booking confirmed before 30/11/2021
-5% for one week or more (for a booking confirmed before 31/01/2022

Offer for families (1 week trip minimum)
10% reduction for at least 1 child -18 years old

Offer for couples (1 week trip minimum)
10% reduction for only 2 people on board

LONG DURATION CRUISES- All boats, All régions (1 week trip minimum)
3% reduction
for cruises of 10-13 days
5% reduction
for cruises of 14 - 20 days
7% reduction
for cruises of 21 - 27 days
10% reduction
for cruise of 28 days and more
5% off for at least 2 boats rented for minimum 1 week stay

Offer for group
5% for at least 2 boats (1 week trip minimum)

The discounts are cumulative with each other up to 20% maximum.

Tourist information

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