Explore the inland waterways of Brittany with Self-Drive Canal Boat Rental from Glénac
The best way to explore Brittany's inland waterways is by boat! Hire a self-drive boat today! Book the Duo Canal Boat perfect for couples. Rates as low as €864.00 for a weekend rental. RATES: ● 1-Week: From €1,727.00 ● Weekend (2 Days): €864.00 Rates may vary. WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT: Hire a canal boat for a boating holiday in Brittany! The network of waterways in Brittany is the one of the best available in the whole of France. Linked together at a crossroads the River Erdre, River Vilaine and Canal de Nantes à Brest all lead you to the many charms of the wonderful region of Brittany. History lovers will thrive on seeing medieval castles and villages, half-timbered houses and old manor houses, abbeys and small chapels, while there is local dishes and drinks to sample including ciders and cakes. Many of the villages still have expert craftsmen showing off their skills. Brittany has something for everyone and there are holidays of all durations whether you’re looking for a weekend away, a short break or a longer holiday. What are you waiting for – it’s time to cast off and enjoy a boating holiday in a land full of magic, mystery and history. Departure Base Your canal boating holiday in Brittany begins on the River Vilaine and begins at our base in Glénac, located in the heart of Morbihan. Located just 11km from Redon, the town of Glénac is easily accessible by train (Redon TGV) or by plane (Nantes airport). If you travel to Glénac by car then the base is equipped with parking and a private garage to park your vehicle. Suggested Places to see and things to do - 1 Week Rental ● Glénac: a small quiet village with a marsh area full of wild birds, restaurant in the village centre is also an excellent place to purchase groceries to take with you on your trip – including fresh bread and croissants! ● Peillac: Roman encampment, Manors, Cranhac ● St Martin-sur-Oust: Château de Castellan, St Mathurin chapel ● Rieux: Medieval fortress ● St Laurent: 16th century houses, manor house of Balangeard ● Malestroit: Church, Half-timbered houses, Anglers museum, The miller workshop, Museum of the Resistance ● Le Roc St André: “la touche carne” manor, De la Ville der Castle, Roc Adventure ● La Chapelle Caro: the chapel, the fountain, the St Méen rock and the dolmen ● Guillac: the ‘Pyramid’ monument of the ‘Column of the Trent’ which commemorates those who fought in the Battle of the Thirty, mill ● Josselin: Doll Museum, Josselin Castle, Notre-dame du Roncier Basilica ●Les Forges: Forges castle WHAT TO EXPECT ONBOARD: The Duo of our Estivale range is a 29ft long, single cabin canal boat with a double bed. An extra double bed can be made from the convertible sofa in the living area. The Duo is perfect for a couple wanting to enjoy a boating holiday. Specification: ● Model: Estivale Duo ● Type: Canal Barge ● Length: 8.85 Metres ● Width: 3.40 Metres ● Advisable capacity: 2 ● Maximum capacity: 4 ● Cabins: 1 + stay Features and Equipment: ● Double beds: 1 + 1 convertible in living area ● Single beds: 0 ● Bathroom and WC: 1 ● Living area: 8m⊃2; ● Kitchen equipment: 220 litre fridge with freezer compartment, 2 burner stove, oven ● Water capacity: 750 litres ● Fuel capacity: 300 litres / 20 days ● Double steering: Yes ● Other equipment: outside dining furniture on request, connectivity to shore power supply of 220 volts, swim ladder and deck shower, Radio/CD/MP3 player If you have any questions, we can answer those through GetMyBoat’s messaging platform before you pay. Just hit, “Request to Book” and send us an inquiry for a custom offer.
- Captain is not included.
- Trip may require hiring additional qualified personnel.
- 4 guests
- Powerboats, Pontoons, & RIBs
- Canal Boat
Features & Details
- Life jackets/required safety gear
- Galley Stove & Oven
- Wheel steering
- Inboard Engine
- Single Engine
- Fuel type: Gas
You’ll get directions for the exact departure location when you make a booking inquiry.
Full refund up to 5 days prior.