Hotel barge cruises on the Canal du MidiMidi Cruises
Luxury canal barge cruises on the canals of southern France.

Live life to the full on the river and canal cruisers of Southern France. Experience the pleasures and treasures of the Mediterranean Languedoc as you cruise through the villages and countryside of this enchanting region of Southern France.

We propose only barges that we know and that offer a warm welcome, quality fittings and furnishings and the service that makes a barge cruise in southern France one of the most luxurious and addictive experiences known to man.

luxury hotel barge canal cruising on the Canal du MidiThe hotel barge Clair de Lune, owned by Berend and Barabara Gozens, offers gourmet cuisine, cherry wood lined living space and even a six seater hot tub on the aft deck.

The guests' comments about the food, the crew and the barge leave not a single doubt  the Clair de Lune is one of the top boats on the Canal du Midi, southern France.

Visit the Clair de Lune 


The Hotel Barge Lavancelle is another beautiful boat, remodelled and refurbished with love and care to provide comfortable canal cruising space for a group of 6. there is even a piano on board for that waterbound touch of romance.

This hotel barge can be chartered on a 'bed and breakfast' basis. You charter the barge, choose where you want to go, when you want to stop or start again. The hotel barge is crewed for you, breakfast is supplied other meals you take as you like - total liberty cruising. This is a rare option among the barges on the Canal du Midi or anywhere in the south of France.

  Visit the Lavancelle