Auxerre is quiet. The town has slipped into 'winter mode'. Shutters on the houses are closed at dusk, keeping in the warmth. Keeping out the chill...
Hotel barge cruise through France on the Luciole
All-inclusive cruise price, including: Six nights accommodation, excursions and food and drink on board.
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The barge accommodates 12 passengers in 8 en-suite cabins. With a large saloon and sun-deck and choice of double, twin or single cabins
A family business established in 1976. Each season we renovate and upgrade the barge.
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The Luciole cruises with 6 crew members, all of whom combine professionalism, attentiveness and a friendly disposition.
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Bespoke itineraries are also available for families and groups chartering the boat. We can create a personalised vacation, combing cruising and a specialist interests.
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Thrills for every age and perfect for families wanting a summer vacation to remember
The Luciole has teamed up with 'France à Vélo', so you can explore the beautiful scenary by bike and barge
Burgundy is a painter’s paradise, join the Luciole and be inspired with artist Charles Hickson
Written by our deckhand Tom throughout the season