Book Classique Canal Boat for your self-drive boating holiday this year 2020! Free Bicycles Offered!
Cruise at your own pace in France! Charter the 42 feet "Classique" Canal Boat for up to 8 people. Rate starts at $294 per day. "Exclusively to GetMyBoat, we are offering free bicycles for the duration of your trip on all bookings for you and your guests". Rates: 7 Nights ● From March 14, 2020: $1,959 USD ● From April 11, 2020: $2,119 USD ● From April 18, 2020: $2,259 USD ● From April 25, 2020: $2,579 USD ● From May 2, 2020: $2,939 USD ● From May 9, 2020: $2,979 USD ● From May 16, 2020: $3,359 USD ● From May 23, 2020: $3,319 USD ● From June 6, 2020: $3,179 USD ● From June 13, 2020: $3,219 USD ● From June 20, 2020: $3,279 USD ● From June 27, 2020: $3,499 USD ● From July 4, 2020: $3,559 USD ● From July 11, 2020: $3,639 USD ● From July 18, 2020: $3,659 USD ● From July 25, 2020: $3,699 USD ● From August 1, 2020: $3,719 USD ● From August 8, 2020: $3,539 USD ● From August 15, 2020: $3,379 USD ● From August 22, 2020: $3,199 USD ● From September 5, 2020: $2,799 USD ● From September 12, 2020: $2,559 USD ● From September 19, 2020: $2,139 USD ● From September 26, 2020: $1,859 USD ● From October 3, 2020: $1,839 USD Daily ● From January 1, 2020: From $294 USD per day ● March 6, 2020 to March 31, 2020: From $196 USD to $392 USD per day ● April 1, 2020 to April 30, 2020: From $196 USD to $516 USD per day ● May 1, 2020 to May 31, 2020: From $294 USD to $672 USD per day ● June 1, 2020 to June 30, 2020: From $318 USD to $700 USD per day ● July 1, 2020 to July 31, 2020: From $350 USD to $740 USD per day ● August 1, 2020 to August 31, 2020: From $354 USD to $745 USD per day ● September 1, 2020 to September 30, 2020: From $320 USD to $560 USD per day ● October 1, 2020 to October 31, 2020: From $186 USD to $368 USD per day ● November 1, 2020 to November 6, 2020: From $184 USD to $368 USD per day Rates may vary, depends on season booked. Inquire for exact rates. The Gardens and Castles Cruise overview • 3 Nights Minimum: $644 USD per night Price includes • Renting the boat and its equipment • A galley (kitchen) with all the utensils and appliances you would expect • Towels and linen for all passengers • A boat handling demo • Technical support • On-board cruising information • Locks free (except in Ireland & Holland) Not included: • Any additional extras & services • Boat damage waiver, Fuel cost & deposits • Travel from/to the base(s) • Mooring fees • Cancellation plan & any travel/personal insurance What You Can Expect: The Gardens and Castles Cruise overview As you stroll through quaint waterside towns, you notice the abundance of colorful flowers and public gardens. The love of everything floral seems universal, and it adds to the charm of French canal vacations in Brittany. Getting into the spirit, you plan a visit to the Yves Rocher Botanical Gardens in La Gacilly, and the grand Château at Josselin! Messac Messac is home to a few interesting local churches and has lovely country tracks, perfect for taking a walk and discovering the natural beauty of the region. Today, this pretty town is classified as a 'green tourist station' thanks to its excellent tourist and sporting facilities. Why not give it a try? Guipry Like many villages in Brittany, Guipry's economy was based on the salt harvest. The old watermill has been restored and is open for tours. Langon A lovely and welcoming town, Langon offers very scenic views if you take a walk around the docks. You can also visit an expansive vineyard near the Castle of Respide. Beslé Beslé is a charming little village in Brittany. Here, you have the opportunity to hike through peaceful pathways, and discover the architecture of old houses and churches. Redon Redon is a historic town with many places to see: the St Sauveur Abbey, the Convent of the Martyrs, the Waterways museum, the Richelieu Tower, the salt storehouses, charming little footbridges, gangways and locks... Enjoy the atmosphere of its traditional festivals and dive into the local folklore. La Gacilly From early May, La Gacilly is blooming with a wonderful, colorful display of flowers along the streets and bridges of the town. It is also home of the famous Yves Rocher cosmetic factory. Malestroit Rich with history, Malestroit was one of the 9 baronnies" of independant Brittany and has manitained many impressive buildings from this period, including quaint, historic houses with timber framing that you can still admire in the old town. Le Roc Saint André From the river, you can see a grotto and a statue at the foot of a Church. In Le-Roc-Saint-Andre, you will discover the Saint Meen chapel from the 17th century, and a polychrome statue of Saint Fiacre. An impressive old tree, a yew from 14th century, with a massive circumference of 6.60 meters, stands outside the church. Montertelot Montertelot is a quaint little town, perfect for those searching for tranquility and rest. Here, you can enjoy the scenery, take a walk, and maybe visit the old church downtown. Josselin Destroyed and rebuilt several times, the castle of Josselin is perhaps the most beautiful in all of Brittany. While here, take time to stroll through the narrow streets and admire the old houses clustered around the town centre. Cruise Details • Waterways: River Vilaine, River Oust, River Aff, Canal de Nantes à Brest • Distance: 208 km • Cruising time: 36 hrs • Locks: 36 • Lock types: • Mostly automatic with a lock keeper What To Expect Onboard At 42 feet, our Classique boat rent is roomy and comfortable. Picture yours as your own private floating villa! With four cabins, Classique boat rentals sleep a maximum of eight. You’ve got cabins fitted with bunk beds for kids, and singles that convert to doubles. The big saloon with U-shaped love seat and large dining table has a radio/CD player with MP3/USB connectivity. The boat's kitchen is fully equipped with everything you could possibly need! The large saloon is in the central part of the boat and has a steering station. You'll spend lots of time on the huge sundeck as you watch the scenery glide by! Interior & Saloon • The spacious central saloon with steering position is luxurious and comfortable for everyone aboard with its large U-shaped love seat. A radio/CD player with MP3/USB connectivity is a bonus. • There's easy access to the sundeck from the saloon, making both areas ideal for socializing. • A full kitchen/galley features a stove, sink, electric refrigerator, and loads of counter and storage space. New kitchen equipment and utensils are a boon for the chef. Cabins & Bathrooms • The boat's two rear cabins feature two single beds that convert to double beds. • A double bed and two crossover single bunk beds are in the two forward staterooms. • Two bathrooms are situated forward and aft. Each has a separate shower, new electric-flush toilet, and sink. Sundeck & Features • The sundeck is always a focal point during boat cruises because everyone loves being outside to see the sights. • The Classique's sundeck is roomy and comfortable, perfect for spending time with family and friends. The second steering position offers superb visibility for the skipper. • A safe is aboard for your convenience and security. • The onboard electrical system runs on 12-volt DC power and 220-volt shore power. • The Classique is equipped with an efficient and reliable diesel engine. Specification • Length:12.80 m • Beam: 4.10 m • Max. Headroom: 1.90 m • Water Tank: 1400 L • Fuel Tank:230 L • Engine Type: Diesel • 1 cabin with bunk beds • 2 bathrooms • 2 cabins with convertible twin/double beds • 1 forward cabin with double bed Additional Services: (Options and Extras) Bicycles • Standard: $63 per week • Child / Tag-along: $49 per week • Bike Child Seat: $21 per week Essentials: • Parking and Garage (Secure Parking): $7.50 per car / day • Early Check-in: $125 (subject to availability) • Late Check-out: $125 (subject to availability) • Top Deck Cushions (Pack of 2): $7 per week • Car Transfer: $175 - $420 depending on the route 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 optional.
- You decide if you would like to book with or without a captain.
- 8 guests
- Houseboats & Sleepaboards
- Canal Boat
Features & Details
- Life jackets/required safety gear
- Galley Stove & Oven
- Wheel steering
- CD Player
- Single Engine
- Fuel type: Diesel
You’ll get directions for the exact departure location when you make a booking inquiry.
40% refund up to 30 days prior.
Additional Terms & Information
If You Cancel Your Holiday Cancellation Terms: To cancel a reservation, the Renter should notify the Company in writing. Period before departure in which you notify the Company and Cancellation Penalty: More than 70 days prior to departure date: Deposit is non-refundable Between 70 and 43 days prior to departure date: 45% of the total holiday cost is non-refundable Between 42 and 15 days prior to departure date: 60% of the total holiday cost is non-refundable Between 14 days and departure date: 100% of the total holiday cost is non-refundable If You Change Your Booking If, after our confirmation invoice has been issued, you wish to change your travel arrangements in any way, for example your chosen departure date (in the same season only), destination or boat, we will do our utmost to make these changes but it may not always be possible. Any request for changes to be made must be in writing from the lead name or your travel agent. The price of your holiday may increase or decrease to reflect the changes requested by you. You will be asked to pay an administration charge of US$140 (more than 70 days prior to departure) or US$250 (between 70 and 15 days prior to departure) per booking amendment and any further cost we incur in making this alteration and any increase in the cost of your trip. Please note that no changes or rescheduling are permitted less than 14 days prior to departure. Please check whether your holiday insurance will cover any changes or increased costs resulting from a change. You should be aware that these costs could increase the closer to the departure date that changes are made and you should contact us as soon as possible.