Bateau France Passion Plaisance Espade 1230 Handy

Espade 1230 Handy

France Passion Plaisance

6 guests and star rating

Specifically designed for wheelchair users; Safe cruising for all

Espade 1230 Handy cruise information

Specifications

  • Boat size
    • Length 40′4″ ft (12.3 metres)
    • Width 11′10″ ft (3.6 metres)
  • Shore power

Accommodation

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

Plus...

  • Electric WC
  • Ideal for wheelchair users

About the Espade 1230 Handy

Espade 1230 Handy France Passion Plaisance

From the Access range,  especially adapted for wheelchair users; easy to handle, these boats are older and have a more basic level of comfort.

Accommodation

  • Middle cabin with 2 single berths with brackets, anti-bedsore mattress with two height positions
  • Rear cabin with one double berth
  • Saloon with steering position; one folding single berth +possibility to sleep one child on the seat
  • One shower accessible in wheelchair/one washbasin/one swinging WC with brackets
  • Kitchen with cooker, oven, sink, fridge
  • Sunroof
  • Gangway accessible with a wheelchair to the front and the rear of the boat (winch)
  • Lift table to reach the lounge

The price includes

  • The boat and its equipment, crockery, cutlery and linen
  • Navigation and lock taxes
  • The insurance of the boat
  • A 13kg gas bottle 
  • Cruising Instructions on departure day, demonstration of how to handle the boat, and temporary license 
  • Technical assistance 7 days a week from 9 am to 7 pm

The price does not include

  • Cancellation insurance @ 4%
  • Food supplies
  • Personal insurance of the crew
  • Optional one-way fee (130€)
  • Car park or garage for a car (35€-100€ per week)
  • Waterways map (40€ postage included)
  • Bikes (6€ per day)
  • Optional Cruise plus Damage waiver insurance (140€)
  • Security deposit (1400€)
  • Hourly navigation rate which includes gas, oil and all technical supplies for the boat @ 8.90€, subject to change with market prices
  • Optional cleaning of the inside and outside of the boat (120€)
  • Optional Liberty cruise pack: one bike, navigation charge, final cleaning & cruise plus insurance: 561€ per week

Payment schedule: 40% at the time of reservation; balance due 8 weeks prior to departure

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Espade 1230 Handy photos

Cruise routes

The Espade 1230 Handy cruises in different 2 destinations with various routes,
starting and ending points.
Click below for more information.

Canal du Centre Canal du Nivernais

Rates and departures

Available in Burgundy

2022 Per week Extra day *
Period P From 18th March to 31st March; From 30th September to 14th November 1236 € 177 €
Period A From 1st April to 12th May; From 23rd September to 29th September 1337 € 191 €
Period B From 13th May to 2nd June; From 9th September to 22nd September 1573 € 225 €
Period C From 3rd June to 30th June; From 26th August to 8th September 1843 € 263 €
Period D From 1st July to 13th July; From 19th August to 25th August 2022 € 289 €
Period E From 14th July to 18th August 2247 € 321 €

* Weekends and short breaks
 Price 4 extra days 

Early booking discounts:
10% up until 31/12/2021
8% from 01/01/2022 to 31/01/2022
or 5% when booking at least 120 days prior to departure

Couple discount: 10% when only two persons on board, for any period, any duration, any boat; not valid in Cahors
Family discount: 10% when cruising with 1 child or more, under 18 on day of departure; not valid in Cahors, St Nicholas des Eaux and Rohan
Senior discount for over 60s: 6%; Valid for all types of booking except in periods D & E; not valid in Cahors, St Nicholas des Eaux and Rohan

Extended cruises:
8-14 nights: 5%
15-21 nights: 10%
22-28 nights: 15% 

Tandem cruise:
2 boats: 5%; 3 boats: 10%; 4 boats: 15%

Maximum total discount: 20% for one-week cruises (except Cahors), and 10% for all short breaks

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and availability

Espade 1230 Handy

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