Bateau France Afloat Linssen 40.9 Aft cabin

Linssen 40.9 Aft cabin

France Afloat

6 guests and star rating

The largest of the Linssens for hire... Gorgeous teak deck, autohelm & bow thruster...

Linssen 40.9 Aft cabin cruise information


  • Boat size
    • Length 42′2″ ft (12.85 metres)
    • Width 14′1″ ft (4.3 metres)
  • Bow thruster
  • Shore power
  • 220 Volts AC
  • Central heating
  • Air-conditioning


  • Number of guests: 6
  • Double cabins: 2
  • Twin cabins: 1
  • Bathrooms: 2


  • Bimini
  • Stern thruster
  • GPS

About the Linssen 40.9 Aft cabin

Linssen 40.9 Aft cabin France Afloat

Perfect for an experienced crew

This latest edition to the fleet is only available to experienced boaters, or those wishing to hire a Day skipper for the duration of the stay.
She will cruise on the river Yonne and river Seine only, on a return basis from the beautiful town of Auxerre, easily accessible by train from Paris. 

This high specification 'Private Owners' model has a number of extra features including a teak aft deck, electric flush toilets, a full oven, LED TV, powerful bow thruster, autohelm and deck boxes.
The interior is finished in beautiful wood with leather upholstery.

The comfortable, spacious saloon has two seating areas and a nicely fitted galley including hob, oven, microwave and large fridge.

The aft deck has seating for 6 and a large dining table.

All is enclosed in a removable weather hood that protects from sun and rain alike.  Whilst cruising, this is the ideal observation platform as it gives all-round vision and is perfect for watching the world drift by. It's also perfect for an aperitif and dining.

The boat features

The main cabin with centrally positioned double bed and ensuite facilities: Shower cubicle, separate hand basin, and WC 
Second cabin with centrally positioned double bed
Adjacent bathroom with shower cubicle and separate hand basin and WC
Third cabin with two single beds 
All cabins have opening windows
Central heating and 220-volt power
External steering position on the teak sun deck. Ample space for bike storage
Generator and/or shore supply providing 220v

France Afloat
Linssen 40.9 Aft cabin photos

Cruise route

The Linssen 40.9 Aft cabin cruises in 1 destination with various routes,
starting and ending points.
Click below for more information.

The Nivernais Canal

Rates and departures

Available from Auxerre for cruising on the River Yonne & River Seine

2022 Per week Short stay *
Period A Up until 15th April; From 1st October 2750 € 1788 €
Period B From 16th April to 22nd April; From 24th September to 30th September 3300 € 2145 €
Period C From 23rd April to 27th May; From 17th September to 23rd September 3850 € 2503 €
Period D From 28th May to 16th September 4180 € 2717 €
2021 Per week
Period A Up until 16th April; From 2nd October 2500 €
Period B From 17th April to 23rd April; From 25th September to 1st October 3000 €
Period C From 24th April to 28th May; From 18th September to 24th September 3500 €
Period D From 29th May to 17th September 3800 €

* Short stay: Weekend from Friday 3 pm to Monday 9 am
   Mid-week: Monday from 3pm to Friday 9 am

The price includes

  • The boat and its equipment, crockery, cutlery and linen
  • Cruising Instructions on departure day
  • Cruising documents, Canal Tolls, Technical assistance 7 days a week

The price does not include

  • Navigation/fuel fee: Charged at the end of your cruise, @ 9€ per engine hour, subject to market prices
  • Security deposit: 1000 €
  • Cleaning deposit: 100€

Optional extras

  • Cancellation insurance: 4%
  • Parasol: 10€ per week
  • Adult bike: 40€ per week; Child's bike: 25€ per week
  • One way supplement: 150€
  • Enclosed parking: 40€ per week
  • BBQ grill including charcoal: 25€ per week; BBQ with gas: 40€ per week
  • Animal supplement: 35€  per week
  • Waterways guide, postage included: 40€
  • Car transfer (for one-way cruises): 95€ in Burgundy & 160€ in the Midi

Payment schedule: 35% at the time of reservation; balance due 8 weeks prior to departure


Early booking: 5% if confirmed by 31/12/2021
Couple discount: 10%  NB Bed linen provided for 1 cabin only
Family discount: 5% when travelling with 2 children under 18
Tandem cruise: 5% per boat, same dates, same base
Long stay: 9-13 days: 3%; 14 days or more: 5%

Discounts can be combined up to a maximum of 15%


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