Welcome aboard The Randle, a beautiful classically styled river boat, constructed by English craftsmen in 2001 with all the facilities demanded by our modern cruising clientele. Air conditioned, centrally heated and with two en-suite cabins, complimented with a varnished hardwood interior and granite and marble surfaces.
The Randle is powered by a slow running vintage engine for relaxed cruising, and crewed by a professional English company of three, Captain, Matelote, and Cordon Bleu chef/host. Our priority is to make every voyage as enjoyable and safe as possible. Taking the helm is a great experience and is open to all our guests under the expert supervision of the Captain.
Charter the Randle and cruise the beautiful Burgundy Nivernais canal and Yonne river in comfort and style, Gourmet cuisine, open bar, guided tours by car to vineyards and chateaus, English owner and crew.
All our cruises are adaptable to meet our guests tastes and exact requirements, be it Michelin dining, wine tasting, cycling, walking, our simply relaxing onboard. · Elegant riverboat with modern comforts and classic charm. · Open bar and cellar with range of great regional wines. · En-suite wood panelled cabins. · Air conditioned and centrally heated. · Cordon Bleu chef and host. · Chauffeured tours by private car to vineyards, chateaus, Castles, and places of interest. · Evening chauffer service. · First French barge with 3G/GPRS WiFi · English crew of three. · Paris transfers both ways to airport, station, or hotel. Enjoy evenings dining at selected restaurants along the route for an authentic flavour of the region, be it three starred Michelin or an authentic bistro you are sure to have an evening of pleasure to remember.
French breakfast and lunch prepared by our own cordon bleu chef, Also included is an evening chuaffer service to outstanding local restaurants including three Michelin starred within cruising range. Evening meals are not included in the cost but open bar and wine cellar is, with a great range of local Burgundy wines. Generally we cruise until after lunch and then take a local tour in the afternoon to vineyards or chateaus etc, just chilling out on board is an option too of course.
VHF & Mobile phone 3G/GPRS WiFi internet
CD and iPod player to each cabin and wheel house
4 x Bikes, 4 x Teak sun loungers
Canal and rivers of Burgundy, Paris or Marseille by special arrangement
US$11,995 for 6 nights