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Barge Colibri

Luxury barge cruises in France

Relax and be enveloped
in the magic of Colibri

Discover rural France on a luxury cruise

Cruise the French canals and rivers aboard the luxury hotel barge Colibri. Colibri offers unchallenged luxury and comfort on one of the most beautiful barges cruising the canals of Europe today. Come on board and let us take care of the everyday duties and give you time to relax and enjoy feeling pampered.

happy cruising
As we say in France: santé - à la vôtre - tchin-tchin
outside dining
purple table set for dinner
sample dish
Cruising with Earl and Fiona
Earl and Fiona

Luxury hotel barge

Colibri is a superb luxury hotel barge, The deluxe accommodation offers elegance and comfort whilst maintaining a relaxed atmosphere for up to four guests.

The delicious cuisine, sumptuous wines and high level of service go together to make the most wonderful barge cruise vacation.

Colibri is privately owned and operated which means we can tailor cruises and excursions to suit your interests and ideals to make your stay on board the holiday of a lifetime.

Come aboard and be indulged and pampered, it is our pleasure for you to thoroughly enjoy your cruise and vacation exploring the impressive canals of France.

Key features

  • Maximum of four guests
  • All inclusive cruises
  • Two spacious staterooms
  • Walk around twin / king-size beds
  • Ensuite modern bathrooms
  • Opening windows throughout
  • Daily guided excursions
  • Large sundeck (60m2)
  • Teak lounging chairs
  • Separate teak dining table and chairs
  • Air-conditioning / Central heating
  • Largest wine collection aboard
  • Four bicycles
  • Owner / operator
nivernais cruise
typical canal lock
nivernais canal
approaching a canal lock

2021 Champagne Cruise

Celebrating Colibri’s 90th Birthday is now fully booked
Champagne cruise

Nivernais Canal Cruise 2022

The Canal du Nivernais (Burgundy) will be our cruise route for 2022. We would love to welcome you aboard Colibri to explore this beautiful region and stretch of the French waterways. Come aboard our luxury hotel barge and cruise this beautiful canal, whilst being indulged with gourmet cuisine, fine wines, and daily excursions to the regions site's. A true luxury travel vacation. Nivernais cruise

Our cruise route
Nivernais Canal - Burgundy

Earl and Fiona