European Waterways lets you experience hotel barging with its fleet of luxury barges traversing along the waterways of Scotland, France, England, Ireland, Italy, Holland, Germany, Belgium and Luxembourg.
The European Waterways Barge Fleet
There are 21 luxuriously appointed barges which boasts of state-of-the art furnishing and world-class amenities. Each barge has the modern facilities yet maintains its cozy and rustic ambience with its antique and traditional furniture and decor. Every barge differs in passenger capacity. The smallest barge can accommodate up to four persons while the largest can fit in up to 20 persons. It does not matter how many passengers there are. All barges come with a complete English speaking crew which even includes an seasoned tour guide. European Waterways offers many different types of cruises, each tailored to the particular needs of the passengers.
The classic cruise is the most popular option for those who want to take advantage of every opportunity to embrace the culture, history, art and food of the region. This 6-night cruise takes its passengers to local attractions and allows them to be awestruck by the stunning landscapes and picturesque architecture of the region.
Families With Children Cruise
For those with kids in tow, this is the perfect cruise. The itinerary and activities are designed to keep children happy and busy allowing the older members of the family relax and leave their worries to the crew’s experienced hands. The chef prepares the most sumptuous family meals that persons of every age would definitely enjoy.
Christmas Cruise and New Year Cruise
Celebrate Christmas in Scottish tradition or right in the heart of England. Spending the holidays in a four-day or a four-night cruise will make the yuletide season even more special and magical. It’s all about the Christmas tree and the presents, the Christmas mass, whiskey tastings, carol concerts and roaring log fires.
Newlyweds and hopeless romantics will surely find privacy and intimacy as they float along the beautiful waterways of Scotland or the Loire Valley. Couples can relax as they glide through breathtaking sceneries with romantic candlelit dinners and bottles of sparkling champagne.
Golf Cruise and Tennis Cruise
Avid golfers will most definitely enjoy teeing off at some of the world’s best golf courses in Scotland, England, Ireland and France and capping off a good game with gourmet food and the finest wines.
Tennis enthusiasts will have opportunities to play at the Windsor Lawn Tennis Club and the Royal Berkshire. Tennis cruises may also be scheduled to coincide with the French Open or Wimbledon for a more exciting tennis holiday.
European Waterways has the perfect cruise for every person. It even offers Antiques Cruises for antique lovers and collectors. And what better way is there to sate the palate than with a Wine Appreciation Cruise? There are also Cycling and Walking cruises for those who want to explore the region a little bit more. There are Fishing Cruises, Flower Show Cruises and even West-End Theatre Cruises. In every cruise, European Waterways makes sure that its passengers will have the time of their lives by catering to their every need and whim.