Hotels Afloat self-drive boat rentals


From selfdrive rental boats suitable for family holidays, to luxury hotel barges for a romantic getaway. Hotels Afloat.com offers a variety of waterway vacations on the rivers and canals of France and Europe, with boats and barges for all budgets, couples, family, friends and custom charters.

Each day is a new adventure in which you the captain set the pace? Take time to navigate through our self-drive section where you will discover the Nicols range, including the exclusive Nicols 1350 VIP, and the specially- conceived for the more discerning client, America boats of Pavillon Saone.

With the varied regions in Burgundy, the wine capital of France, the warm and inviting Midi region, the crystal clear waters of the Charente, the green lush Alsace, and many others in France, you will certainly find a boat to suit your needs and a magical area to explore, ready to reveal it's secrets.

During your cruise take time out to fish, swim, explore the ancient cities and villages along the waterway, and enjoy the local specialities.

Hotels Afloat offers an efficient, competent and friendly service for your water orientated holiday. We are here to help you plan your itinerary from beginning to end allowing you time to dream of a wondeful holiday to come.