A barge docked in a canal.

All-inclusive barge cruises through France's beautiful Champagne region with daily tour guide led excursions and restaurant dining, this is.....

cruising without the crowds

Maximum 6 guests

Just three cabins means personalised service and exclusive experiences

Bespoke itinerary

Choose from a range of daily excursion options showcasing the best of our region


Our crew take care of everything from the moment we pick you up – just sit back and relax

Gourmet fare

From BBQs aboard to Michelin star dining, indulge in a journey of culinary delights


From first email to fond farewell we’re personally involved in every aspect of your cruise

Choose your barge cruise:

A hotel barge on a river in France.

Book a cabin

If you’re travelling as a couple or with a friend, you can join one of our six night barge cruises which depart throughout the summer.

Your departure is guaranteed, no minimum number required.  And the first guests to book on each cruise choose the daily excursion option – so book early to create a personalised cruise.

A group of people relaxing in a hot tub on a hotel barge.

Charter the barge for a group

Get together with friends or family for a holiday to remember with a private charter barge cruise, perfect for celebrating a special birthday or anniversary.

With just your group aboard, together we design a bespoke itinerary of excursions to suit you – giving you the ability to create your perfect trip.

A bottle of champagne sits on a table next to two glasses at a hotel barge in France.

Short on time?

Our mini barge cruises are just one or two days – perfect as a side trip from Paris or a weekend break

You’ll discover the peace and serenity of cruising along the canal, as well as exploring the cellars of a world famous champagne house, seeing the region’s beautiful vineyards and visiting a boutique family run winery.

Delighting guests since 2015

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