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On a Bike & Boat holidays, our floating hotels will follow you along the various stages of the tour, and welcome you back on board in the afternoon, for a hearty dinner and a good night's sleep at your home-from-home. The formula has also proved popular with groups and associations keen for an unusual meeting venue and a holiday with a difference.

Belgium

 

 

Fluvius

A comfortable river barge for max. 36 guests.

 

On board there are 19 en suite cabins (aprox. 10 m² = 108 square feet) with 2 low beds,...

A comfortable river barge for max. 36 guests.

 

On board there are 19 en suite cabins (aprox. 10 m² = 108 square feet) with 2 low beds, individually adjustable AC, and ventilation system. All cabins have a window (all windows are fixed). 3 cabins on the upper deck and 16 cabins on the lower deck.

 

The salon is a large room for common use and it features a semi-separate restaurant area and a bar area. On the spacious and partially covered sun deck are sitting places (tables + chairs) and storage room for the bikes.

Gandalf

The beautiful Gandalf is a comfort class passenger ship that can accommodate 20-22 guests.

 

Almost everything on this barge is on one...

The beautiful Gandalf is a comfort class passenger ship that can accommodate 20-22 guests.

 

Almost everything on this barge is on one level, including the comfortable salon which has gorgeous panoramic windows. 

 

Cabins

There are 8 double cabins that are equipped with twin beds and 2 cabins that can be made into a triple with a bunk bed. All cabins come with private bathroom facilities, bed linens, towels, and central heating. There is a fan in each cabin, as well as windows that can be opened. 

 

The Gandalf also has a large deck, perfect for relaxing and enjoying the great views.

Magnifique

Magnifique is 63 meters long and it accommodates max. 35 guests.

The lower deck has 16 cabins:
11 twin cabins (approx. 11 m², 2 single...

Magnifique is 63 meters long and it accommodates max. 35 guests.

The lower deck has 16 cabins:
11 twin cabins (approx. 11 m², 2 single adjacent beds)
4 premium twins (approx. 14 m², 2 single adjacent beds and a small sitting area)
1 single cabin (approx. 8 m²)

All cabins have fixed portholes, en-suite bathroom with shower and toilet, individually regulated AC, flat screen satellite TV, a small safe and a hair dryer. On request, an extra bed is available in some twin cabins (above one of the other beds).

Common areas
On the upper deck there are a tastefully furnished salon with restaurant, bar, lounge area with wide screen TV, large windows, Wi-Fi (with limited data use). There are two partly covered teak wooden sun decks with tables, chairs and a bicycle shed (front deck), a whirlpool/Jacuzzi and barbecue on the aft deck.

Magnifique II

The 63 meter long barge can accommodate 35-38 guests.

 

The lower deck has 14 cabins:

  • 1 premium twin cabin (approx. 13 m², 2 single...

The 63 meter long barge can accommodate 35-38 guests.

 

The lower deck has 14 cabins:

  • 1 premium twin cabin (approx. 13 m², 2 single adjacent beds and a small sitting area),
  • 12 twin cabins (approx. 11 m², 2 single adjacent beds)
  • 1 single cabin (approx. 8 m²); the upper deck has 4 beautiful suites (approx. 14 m², 2 single adjacent beds next and a small sitting area) with large panoramic windows.

 

The cabins on the lower deck have fixed portholes, while upper deck suites have a 2 meter wide window (one of which can be opened).

 

All cabins have en-suite facilities (shower and toilet), individually regulated AC, a flat screen satellite TV, a small safe and a hair dryer.

 

On request, an extra bed is available in 2 twin cabins and 1 upper deck suite (above one of the other beds).

 

Common areas

On the upper deck there is a tastefully furnished salon with a restaurant, bar, a lounge and a wide screen TV and Wi-Fi (unlimited data use). There is a partly covered teak wooden sun deck with chairs and table on the aft deck for the use by guests and a cycle shed.

Magnifique III

The premium barge Magnifique III can host 40 persons. It is 7 m long.

 

It has 14 regular twin cabins (approx. 11 M² , 2 single beds as...

The premium barge Magnifique III can host 40 persons. It is 7 m long.

 

It has 14 regular twin cabins (approx. 11 M² , 2 single beds as twins, next to each other) and 2 single cabins in the lower deck.

 

In the upper deck it has 5 suites with a small sitting area and large windows (a part of the windows can be opened) (approx. 14 M², 2 single beds as twins, next to each other).

 

All cabins and suites have en-suite bathrooms with shower and toilet, individually regulated air conditioning, flat screen (satellite) TV, a small safe and a hair dryer. On request, an extra bed is available in some twin cabins (above one of the other beds). Most cabins can also be booked as cabins with a double bed (on previous request only).

 

Common areas

The barge has a spacious salon witha restaurant area, bar and lounge and whirlpool/Jacuzzi and deckchairs to relax on Top deck for beautiful views around.

Tijdgeest

Already from the year 1897 the Tijdgeest sails with tourists, in the early years as a passenger ship on the river Rhine in Germany. More than...

Already from the year 1897 the Tijdgeest sails with tourists, in the early years as a passenger ship on the river Rhine in Germany. More than 100 years later, in 1998, the ship has been completely renovated and rebuild into a nice hotel boat. At the lower deck you’ll find the air-conditioned cabins, all with private facilities. Cabins have bunk beds. At the upperdeck a very spacious living/dining room with panoramic view. Due to the availability of a WIFI point you have the possibility to use your laptop aboard. A laptop for general use is also available. Newly renovated in 2010.
Capacity: 28/36
Length x Width: 43 m. x 6.35 m.
8 x 2- or 3-person cabins
4 x 2-person cabins
1 x 4-person cabins

Zwaantje

On the lower deck, the Zwaantje has twelve comfortable guest cabins. Ten twins (7 m² – 75 sq.ft.) with two separate single beds and two...

On the lower deck, the Zwaantje has twelve comfortable guest cabins. Ten twins (7 m² – 75 sq.ft.) with two separate single beds and two doubles (6 m² – 65 sq.ft.) with one double bed.

Each cabin has a private shower, toilet and basin. All cabins have ventilation, central heating, air-conditioning and a window; the windows in the double cabins can be opened, the windows in the twin cabins are fixed for safety reasons. Furthermore, in each cabin you will find a safe deposit box and a hair dryer.

On the upper deck you will find the nice and cozy salon with heating, air conditioning, large panoramic windows, a restaurant area, lounge corner and a small bar. Wi-Fi is available. The Zwaantje also has a very spacious sun deck with chairs and tables where you can relax, enjoy the scenery while sailing or join the skipper in the wheel house.

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