Jeanine barge

Jeanine barge Review and Specifications

Specifications of Jeanine barge

Year built1985  /  Age : 34
Flag state France
BuilderCroisiEurope Shipyard (Strasbourg, France)
Classhotel barge
Speed9 kn / 17 kph / 10 mph
Length (LOA)39 m / 128 ft
Beam (width)5 m / 16 ft
Gross Tonnage300 gt
Decks with cabins1
Last Refurbishment2013

Review of Jeanine barge

The Jeanine barge cruises in Burgundy on Saone River (along the Burgundy Canal du Centre, France). Itineraries depart from Dijon, with included bus travel from Dijon to Saint-Leger-sur-Dheune for the evening embarkation. These are one-way itineraries operated only during summer months.

MS Jeanine barge operates on canal cruises in France together with the CroisiEurope barges Anne MarieDanieleDeborahMadeleineRaymonde.

Jeanine barge cruise ship


The CroisiEurope hotel barge Jeanine has only 12 passenger cabins (equally sized at 97 ft2 / 9 m2), each with a picture windows. As amenities, each cabin has private bathroom (WC, sink, shower cabin), flat TV, radio, phone (only for internal calls), hairdryer, personal safe, individual air-conditioning.

Shipboard facilities

The ship's amenities and facilities include a lounge (with its own bar), a restaurant, sundeck relaxation area (with loungers and parasols, a barbecue area, prow-located Jacuzzi), also complimentary bicycles and Wi-Fi Internet usage. The Jeanine ship’s Burgundy canal cruise itinerary includes traveling on Saone river along the Canal du Centre shipping route. The route allows visiting the Burgundy wine regions La Cote d'Or and Saone-et-Loire. The barge passes forests, hills, rural countryside, picturesque villages, famous vineyards (including Cote de Beaune and Chalonnaise). The onboard gourmet dining options, along with the organized food and wine sampling events allow its guests to enjoy the local cuisine and wines.

The list of optional excursions includes:

  • Cirque du Bout du Monde
  • Mont de Sene
  • Santenay Chalon-sur-Saone (wine tasting)
  • Saint-Jean-de-Losne (inland marina)
  • Chalon-sur-Saone (guided tour)
  • Cirque du Bout du Monde (walking tour)
  • Mont de Sene (walking tour)
  • Grands Crus (Burgundy's "wine route")

MS Jeanine barge cruise prices are per person and based on double occupancy. These are only indicative CroisiEurope barge cruise rates. They might be different when you book your CroisiEurope France river cruise deals, influenced by travel agency promotions, special offers and discounts, group travel booking or last-minute deals rates. Know, that CroisiEurope barge cruises in France are price-inclusive of all beverages (coffee, tea, juices, soda drinks, also wine and beer at lunches and dinners), but tours and excursions ashore are optional and cost extra.

Note: You can see the CruiseMapper's list of all river cruise ships and riverboats in the "itinerary" section of our River Cruises hub. All companies and their fleets are listed there.

Jeanine barge wiki

  • The barge ship Jeanine was initially constructed in 1926. In 1985, the vessel was converted into a hotel barge and currently features 12 functional passenger cabins. The ship was renovated in 2013 and is currently one of the most modern operational hotel barges in France.
  • The CroisiEurope cruise company is family owned and based in Strasbourg, France. Established in 1976, this premium line operates all aspects of its cruises: from the vessel building (design and construction) to cuisine and hotel services. CroisiEurope is among Europe's largest cruise line companies.
  • CroisiEurope river cruise deals are inclusive of soft drinks and alcohol (wine and beer with lunch and dinner (year-round). The line offers deals inclusive of unlimited drinks during the Europe's high season (April through October) each year. However, unlike most river cruise lines, CroisiEurope charges its guests additionally for shore excursions.
  • The Jeanine barge ship cruises on the canals of Saone River in France (Burgundy wine region). The ship stops at picturesque villages where guests can sample local wines and traditional French food specialties.
  • The CroisiEurope line also owns and operates in France the cruise barges Anne Marie, Daniele, Deborah, Madeleine and Raymonde.

Note: You can see the CruiseMapper's list of all river cruise ships and riverboats in the "itinerary" section of our River Cruises hub. All companies and their fleets are listed there.

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