Belmond Hirondelle barge

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Belmond (River Cruises)

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Belmond Hirondelle barge Review and Specifications

Specifications of Belmond Hirondelle barge

Year built 1928  /  Age : 89
Length (LOA) 39 m / 128 ft
Beam (width) 5 m / 16 ft
Gross Tonnage 70 gt
Passengers 4 - 8
Crew 5
Decks 2
Cabins 4
Decks with cabins 1
Last Refurbishment 2002

Review of Belmond Hirondelle barge

The 1928-built Belmond Hirondelle barge is a former Dutch cargo vessel, that was transformed into a luxury hotel barge in 1992. In 2002, Hirondelle was refurbished again. The 8-passenger barge cruises in Southern Burgundy and the Franche-Comte region famous for its vineyards.Belmond Hirondelle barge cruise ship

Accommodations on the ship include 4 staterooms (sized 9,3 m2 / 100 ft2). Three of the cabins are with twin beds, and the 4th has a double. All the en-suite bathrooms are shower-only, and oofer L'Occitane bath products (soap, shower gel, shampoo).

Belmond Hirondelle cruise deals normally include all meals with complimentary local wine and French cheese board, an open bar, all shore excursions (guided tours in Besancon, Victor Hugo's birthplace, for instance), also complimentary bicycles (for passenger use along the itinerary route). Optional trips (such as golf tours, hot air balloon rides) cost extra.

The ship's public spaces include a saloon (lounge & bar), sun deck with a hot tub and sun loungers. The ship is air conditioned throughout, and crewed by 4 - chef, tour guide, hostess, skipper (Captain).

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Belmond Hirondelle barge Itineraries 2017

The below listed Belmond Hirondelle barge cruise prices on 2017 itineraries are only indicative and Per Person (in US dollars, based on double occupancy). These are the cheapest River Cruises fares on the ship’s lowest category cabins available for booking. Cruise fares typically change with departure dates approaching, last minute deals, discounts, promotions, independent travel agency offers.

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Itinerary ports
Beaune cruise port

10 September 2017 6 nights / 7 days, one-way from Saint-Leger-sur-Dheune to Rhone-Rhine Canal
Prices starting
from $5828
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10 Sep      Departing from Saint-Leger-sur-Dheune, France   
12 Sep     Saint-Leger-sur-Dheune, France   
13 Sep     Canal du Centre   
14 Sep     Beaune, France   
15 Sep     Clos de Vougeot, France   
16 Sep     Rhone-Rhine Canal, France (Dole)   
17 Sep      Arriving in Rhone-Rhine Canal, France   
Beaune cruise port

24 September 2017 6 nights / 7 days, one-way from Saint-Leger-sur-Dheune to Rhone-Rhine Canal
Prices starting
from $5828
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24 Sep      Departing from Saint-Leger-sur-Dheune, France   
26 Sep     Saint-Leger-sur-Dheune, France   
27 Sep     Canal du Centre   
28 Sep     Beaune, France   
29 Sep     Clos de Vougeot, France   
30 Sep     Rhone-Rhine Canal, France (Dole)   
01 Oct      Arriving in Rhone-Rhine Canal, France   
Beaune cruise port

08 October 2017 6 nights / 7 days, one-way from Saint-Leger-sur-Dheune to Rhone-Rhine Canal
Prices starting
from $5828
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08 Oct      Departing from Saint-Leger-sur-Dheune, France   
10 Oct     Saint-Leger-sur-Dheune, France   
11 Oct     Canal du Centre   
12 Oct     Beaune, France   
13 Oct     Clos de Vougeot, France   
14 Oct     Rhone-Rhine Canal, France (Dole)   
15 Oct      Arriving in Rhone-Rhine Canal, France   
Beaune cruise port

22 October 2017 6 nights / 7 days, one-way from Saint-Leger-sur-Dheune to Rhone-Rhine Canal
Prices starting
from $5828
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22 Oct      Departing from Saint-Leger-sur-Dheune, France   
24 Oct     Saint-Leger-sur-Dheune, France   
25 Oct     Canal du Centre   
26 Oct     Beaune, France   
27 Oct     Clos de Vougeot, France   
28 Oct     Rhone-Rhine Canal, France (Dole)   
29 Oct      Arriving in Rhone-Rhine Canal, France