Monday, November 5, 2018


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 Hotel Barge Spirit of Scotland - Explore the Scottish Highlands

Come and explore the French canals or other European waterways aboard a quality, luxury, all inclusive, crewed boutique hotel barge.
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Special Offers / Discounts:  2019 Barging Cruises

We have some excellent discounts and special offers lined up for the 2019 season aboard luxury, crewed hotel barges in France, England, Scotland, Ireland, and Italy. We hope you can take advantage of these special barging cruise dates.  READ MORE...

Updated: November 6, 2018

Black Friday Sale

Book between Thursday November 22nd and Tuesday November 27th November 2018 to receive 30% OFF listed charter rates on selected dates and barges.... Read More...

Posted: November 21, 2018

Happy Thanksgiving from Irish Barge Shannon Princess

We would like to thank Ruairi and Olivia for this interesting and informative article on harvest time in Ireland.... Read More...

Posted: November 18, 2018

Irish Barge Shannon Princess Shares Brownie Recipe

The Irish Hotel Barge Shannon Princess, turns our attention to a delicious recipe on Read More...

Posted: November 5, 2018

Special offer for French Hotel Barge Savoir Vivre

The French Hotel Barge SAVOIR VIVRE has a very special offer for their first week (March 31 - April 6) of their 2019 season... Read More...

Posted: October 25, 2018

Availability 2019 for Irish Barge Shannon Princess

It looks like Shannon Princess is going to fill up and sell out 2019 very soon, so please book now for 2019 or plan well in advance the 2020 barging season. We are taking bookings for 2020.   Read More...

Posted: October 10, 2018

Explore Irish Folklore on the River Shannon with Irish Hotel Barge Shannon Princess

Our barge skipper, Ruairi, will escort you to many historical sites along the river cruise. Throughout the journey we explore medieval towns and take you to ancient ruins that have become popular places of pilgrimage for lovers of Irish folklore. Read More...

Posted: October 5, 2018

A Perfect Recipe For Autumn : Ratatouille Nicoise

This time of year is when many vegetables are harvested at their best having benefited from the summer warmth. Our barge chefs buy this fresh produce from local markets or canal lock-keepers along the cruise route... Read More...

Posted: October 4, 2018

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