Nicols self-drive boat rentals


The parent company of Nicols is a plastics business that manufactures boats, a link that helps ensure optimum designs for comfort and practicality based on direct user experience.

Operating from 27 bases in five countries, Nicols offers four classes of boat accommodating up to 12 people.

The unique heated plunge pool can be added to certain models, and some boats have air-conditioning and 220v even during navigation.

Nicols fleet

Click on any boat for full information, a deck plan, routes, cruise rates and more photos

(4 passengers)

(7 passengers)

Nicols routes


for the gourmets!


In Western France, cruise on the Sarthe, Mayenne and Oudon rivers 


The land of Henry IV and d'Artagnan the Musketeer


Land of legends

Burgundy Canal

Nature, History, Spirit, Table art


Beautiful scenery without the crowds


Beside the blue Mediterranean Sea

Charente river

Green countryside and beautiful waterways

The Midi

Sunshine cruises in the South of France

Nivernais Canal

The River Lot


Lubz, Furstenberg


Grande Lago


The greatest network of canals, just waiting to be explored

Tisza River & Lakes

River, lake and pure countryside. 

Bodrag River

The Tokaj wine region of Hungary

The Loire canal & Briare canal

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Enquiry & availability

Please use the form below to check availability or ask any other questions.


After you've submitted your enquiry form, if you do not receive a reply within the next 24 hours
then please call Emma +33 614 250 200 or email