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The Nicols N OCTO has a rating of Rating 4

Cruise file for the N OCTO


Boat size
Length 35′7″ ft (10.85 metres)
Width 11′5″ ft (3.48 metres)

Bow thruster

Dual steering

Shore power

220 Volts AC


Number of guests: 8

Convertible Twin/Double cabins: 4

Convertible sofa: 1

Bathrooms: 2


Electric WC

Radio/CD/MP3 player + DVD player

Bathing ladder + deck shower

Great boat for 2 couples with children; lot of space!

Introduced in 2010, the Octo offers a high level of comfort for up to 10 guests, but is ideally suited for 4 couples.
1. Four double cabins with spacious bed ( 140 x 190 or can be two singles per cabin)
Convertible double bed in saloon
2. Saloon with 360° panoramic view and steering position with double seat
3. Equipped kitchen( 220l fridge, freezer; 4 rings, oven, double sink)
4. 2 spacious shower-rooms with electric shower cubicle, electric toilets, washbasin and towel dryers
5. Dual steering position with fold away flying bridge
6. Forward and rear terrace; garden furniture and sun awning; bathing ladder, deck shower. Extra side gates for added security

The price includes:

  • The boat and its equipment
  • Kitchen utensils and bedding
  • Boat insurance
  • Technical assistance 7 days per week
  • Cooking gas
  • Captain’s manual

The price does not include:

  • Fuel

Optional extras

All-inclusive pack, for cruises of one-week or more: 600€
Includes 2 bikes, Waterways Guide, cleaning,  towel packs, dish cloth packs, fuel 

Safety deposit : 1500 € + 200 € cleaning deposit

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.

N OCTO boat plan

Boat plan for N OCTO

Rates and departures : N OCTO

Available in Alsace, Anjou, Aquitaine, Brittany, Burgundy Canal, Burgundy Franche Comte,  Camargue, Charente, Lot, Midi & Nivernais Loire

2018 Per week
Period A From 24th March to 6th April; From 20th October to 10th November 2232
Period B From 7th April to 27th April; From 29th September to 19th October 2435
Period C From 28th April to 29th June; From 1st September to 28th September 3247
Period D From 30th June to 13th July; From 25th August to 31st August 3653
Period E From 14th July to 24th August 4059

Self-drive prices are per boat, per week and in Euro.

Prices per week in euros
Special discounts: 2018
Early booking, per one-week cruise: 12%: valid until 31/10/2017
10%: Valid from 01/11/2017 to 30/11/2017
5%: Valid from 01/12/2017 to 31/12/2017

Permanent discounts: Long cruise: 10% off second week
Group discount: 5% for 2 boats; 7% for 3 boats; 10% for 4 boats
Family discount: 5% (1 child under 16); 10% (2+ children)
Senior discount: 5% if 1 person aboard is minimum 65 years old

Discounts can be combined:
Maximum discount: 10% for short breaks, 15% for one week and over

Read the reservation terms

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