Tuesday, October 26, 2010

French Barge ROI SOLEIL : Early Bird Discount

Roi Soleil is offering a 5% early bird discount on 2011 charters if booked before December 31, 2010.

Barge, or River Yacht, Roi Soleil accommodates up to 6 guests in 3 double cabins and charters in Provence and also along the canal du midi in the south of France.

Contact Paradise Connections Yacht Charters to book ROI SOLEIL
View ROI SOLEIL's online brochure
Visit our website for more info on our barges & barging: www.BargeCharters.com

Thursday, October 14, 2010

Hotel Barge Prosperite: New rates for smaller groups

The French Hotel Barge Prosperite which cruises the Burgundy Canal between Dijon and Vandenesse-en-Auxois, has a new rate schedule for the 2011 barging season.

Cruise the Canal de Bourgogne aboard the French Hotel Barge Prosperite

Barge Prospèritè now has pricing for groups of 6 and 7, instead of just a flat rate for up to 8 guests, during their regular season.

2011 RATES:

Regular season, April 24 - October 15:
  • 6 guests: $47,400
  • 7 guests: $48,650
  • 8 guests: $49,900
Value season, April 3-23 & October 16-29:
  • up to 8 guests: $39,900
  • Transportation from Paris to Barge and return to Paris via minivan
  • 7 days/6 nights accommodation on the barge
  • All meals—on board or on excursion
  • A selection of fine wines on board, and open bar
  • Entrance fees to all museums, chateaux, etc.
  • 9 passenger Mercedes mini-bus with guide/driver available for sightseeing expeditions, shopping, etc.

Contact Paradise Connections Yacht Charters to book PROSPERITE
View PROSPERITE's online brochure
Visit our website for more info on our barges & barging: www.BargeCharters.com

Friday, October 01, 2010

2011 Barging Cruises: Hotel Barges Early Bird Special Discounts

Book your 2011 barging vacation (private charters, not cabin cruises) before October 31, 2010 and benefit from the following special discounted charter rates.

Scottish Highlander moored at Urquhart Castle - Barging in Scotland
  • Early-Bird Specials for 2011 Barging Season (expires October 31, 2010)
Art de Vivre France: Burgundy All 2011 [EXPIRED]
La Belle Epoque France: Burgundy All 2011 [EXPIRED]
Renaissance France: Burgundy All 2011 [EXPIRED]
Rosa France: Gascony All 2011 [EXPIRED]
Scottish Highlander Scotland All 2011 [EXPIRED]
Roi Soleil France: Canal du Midi All 2011 5% off charter price, expires Dec.31,2010

Imagine the sense of relaxation and enjoyment as your floating hotel carries you from one peaceful mooring to the next with more than enough opportunity to explore little villages, shops, the delightful countryside and much, much more, without the need to pack and repack every day.

Paradise Connections represents luxury hotel barges that accommodate private charter groups from 4 to 14 guests (if you're a larger group, we can arrange for a tandem cruise). The attentive crew will pamper you with personalized service to ensure your enjoyment of this unique vacation. The cuisine is superb with carefully selected cheese and wines to accompany your meals aboard. Every day offers interesting local guided excursions, or you may choose to stay "home" with a good book and listen to some tunes... the choice is up to you.

With a private charter, the week may be fine tuned to your preferences for tours, activities, meals & wines.  Some barges offer special themed itineraries such as golfing, antiques, family, tennis, cookery, guided walking tours, cycling, etc.  If you have us special request, let us know!

A barging vacation is a wonderful way to celebrate birthdays, anniversaries, graduations, family reunions, a corporate incentive, or one of the best reasons of all... just to have a good time!  Don't you deserve a treat?

Contact Paradise Connections Yacht Charters to book your barging holiday
For more information on our barges and barging, visit our website : www.BargeCharters.com

BARGING CRUISES: Last Minute Discounts for October 2010

IT'S NOT TOO LATE for a barge cruise this season... 

Experience the colorful change of season and the fall harvest.

Mmmmm... the autumn countryside...

   along with fine food, fabulous wine, interesting tours...

 It is Beautiful... Relaxing... and Absolutely Fabulous... 

  • Last minute special offers for October 2010

These barging vacations are all-inclusive, which means:
  • 6 nights' accommodation on board in an air-conditioned, en-suite cabin.
  • The services of an experienced Captain / Host, Chef, Housekeeper(s), Driver/Tour Guide.
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner aboard. All lunch and evening meals aboard are a gastronomic adventure using local produce.
  • A local lunch ashore, once per week on most barges.
  • An excellent selection of fine regional and international wines and spirits, plus an all day open bar, tea and coffee.
  • Daily excursions by chauffeured minivan and inclusive entry fees to castles, vineyards, markets and other local places of interest.
  • Use of barge facilities such as bicycles, boules, barge library and on certain vessels, a spa pool.
  • Return transfers to and from local meeting/drop off point.
Contact Paradise Connections, your barging specialists, to take advantage of these special offers for:

Barging in France, Barging in Holland & Belgium, Barging in Scotland, Barging in Ireland, Barging in England, Barging in Italy, Barging in Germany, Themed Cruises such as Guided Walking Tour Cruises, Spring Dutch Tulip Cruises, Wine Appreciation,  Golfing, and more!

Contact Paradise Connections Yacht Charters to book your barging holiday
For more information on our barges and barging, visit our website : www.BargeCharters.com