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Penichette Evolution

Locaboat

4 guests and star rating

The Locaboat Penichette Evolution has a unique modular living and cabin design for 2-4 guests.

You'll love the three outside living spaces too: An upper, front and rear deck

Penichette Evolution cruise information

Specifications

  • Boat size
    • Length 31′2″ ft (9.5 metres)
    • Width 10′5″ ft (3.18 metres)
  • Bow thruster
  • Dual steering
  • Shore power
  • 220 Volts AC
  • Central heating

Accommodation

  • Number of guests: 4
  • Double cabins: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1

Plus...

  • Electric WC
  • Stern thruster; modular interior
  • Swimming ladder & deck shower

About the Penichette Evolution

Penichette Evolution Locaboat

Two steering positions and advanced technology including joystick for easy cruising.

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This model features:
A modular living/cabin area to provide two separate cabins with double beds with integrated storage, convertible using the Quick Convert System to create a great place to relax during the day
Inside steering position and stereo radio/USB speakers

Shower compartment with electric shower, handbasin and electric flush WC.

Fitted galley including 136l fridge, microwave oven/grill combination + ceramic hob

Top deck with second steering position and stereo radio/USB connnection
Rear deck with integrated seating,  swimming platform and shower with hot and cold water
Front deck with comfortable integrated seating

Tecnical specifications: Diesel/hybrid engines for extremely quiet cruising
On board: 2 USB sockets,  1 x 12 volt socket, 4 x 230v sockets
Hot and cold water is pressurised. Hot water is provided either by a gas water-heater or by a heat-exchanger on the engine.
Heating is forced warm air, and assures year-round comfort
Steel hull

A full inventory of the boat’s equipment is provided with your confirmation.
Gangplank provided

The price includes:

  • The boat and its equipment.
  • Kitchen utensils and bedding
  • Technical assistance 7 days per week
  • River/canal tolls
  • 1 x 13kg bottle gas
  • The Locaboat manual
  • Cruise initiation

The price does not include:

  • Fuel
  • Bike rental
  • Cancellation insurance
  • Navigation map
  • One-way supplement

Extras/Options:

  • Fuel: 18-27 euros per day depending upon boat size (calculated on 5 hours cruising per day)
  • Safety deposit/caution: 2000€
  • Damage waiver insurance: 105€ for up to 9 days;  140€ for 10 days +
  • River charts: 40€ including postage & packing
  • Bikes: 45€ per week (adult); 35€ per week (child)
  • Enclosed parking:35€; Covered parking: 49€
  • WiFi: 29€ per weekend/mini week; 49€ per week-10/11 days; 65€ for 2 weeks; 79€ for 3 weeks
  • Post-cruise cleaning: 80€
  • All-inclusive pack covers fuel, cruise damage waiver insurance, post-cruise cleaning & 1 bike: 430€ for one week; 43€ per extra day
  • One way supplement : 130€
  • Cancellation Insurance: 4% of cruise price

Payment schedule: 40% at time of reservation; balance due 8 weeks prior to departure.
All clients are strongly recommended to have adequate medical, transport and cancellation insurance.

 

Cruise regions for the Penichette Evolution

The Penichette Evolution cruises in different 11 destinations with various routes, starting and ending points.
Click for more information about the possible routes & destinations with the Penichette Evolution.

Alsace-Loraine Aquitaine Brittany Germany Holland Rivers Saône & Doubs the Burgundy canal the Canal du Centre the Loire canal & the Briare canal the Midi & the Camargue the Nivernais canal & River Yonne

Rates and departures

Available in Alsace, Aquitaine, Burgundy Franche Comte, Loire Valley, Nivernais Loire, Midi & Camargue; Holland & Germany 

2020 France & Holland Per week
Period A From 13th March to 9th April; From 16th October to 2nd November 1652
Period B From 10th April to 14th May; From 2nd to 15th October 2023
Period C From 15th May to 18th June; From 11th September to 1st October 2317
Period D From 19th June to 16th July; From 21st August to 10th September 2541
Period E From 17th July to 20th August 2863
2020 Germany Per week
Period A From 13th March to 9th April; From 16th October to 2nd November 1386
Period B From 10th April to 14th May; From 2nd to 15th October 1771
Period C From 15th May to 18th June; From 11th September to 1st October 2177
Period D From 19th June to 16th July; From 21st August to 10th September 2401
Period E From 17th July to 20th August 2660

Prices per week in Euros
Early booking discount 2020: 10% when booking by 31st November: 5% when booking from 1st December to 31st January 2020

Permanent discounts: Can be combined to a maximum of 25% (Not on early bookings)
Couple discount: 10%
Family with children: 10%
Tandem cruise: 5%
Long stay: 10-13 days: 3%; 14-20 days: 5%; 21-27 days: 7%; 28 days plus: 10%

Testimonials

Guests have said...

Hi Emma,

We had a most fabulous trip down the canal and absolutely...

Dianne C... New Zealand: Burgundy September 2019

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