Canal Boat Hire with Horizon 5

Boating and cruising canal holidays Canal du Midi, in France

Horizon 5 : until 12 persons
 The Horizon 5 is the largest model of our premier Horizon fleet and sleeps up to 12 people in 5 en-suite cabins, as well as a convertible settee in the saloon. Its spacious and fully-equipped interior & sundeck offer all the comfort and convenience you will need for a perfect vacation with a large family or group of friends.
Price of rental for 1 week
2,420 eur. (week)
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    14,99m x 4,35m
  • 5
  • 5


•Roomy and comfortable interior with generous headroom throughout.
•Large sliding glass doors to outside seating area at the rear.
•The full kitchen/galley includes an oven, stove, large electric refrigerator, microwave with high-quality equipment and utensils.
•Air cooling in the saloon & cabins + USB ports.
•One bright and spacious forward stateroom with convertible bed.
•Four side cabins with convertible double/twin bed(s).
•All cabins with en-suite bathrooms & electric-flush toilet.
•Individually controlled air-cooling + USB ports in all cabins.
•Spacious ‘fundeck’ with sunbathing area, table, sink, ambient lights, BBQ hotplate and deck shower.
•Large removable bimini (Sun Shade).
•2x steering positions - inside and outside + bow and stern thruster for easy handling.
•Wide gangways for easy access to all sides of the boat.
•Aft cockpit with settees to be used as second outdoor space.
•MP3 entertainment system – waterproof speakers.
•Large border along the boat for easy & secured access to all sides of the boat during maneuvers.
•Large aft cockpit secured with a door, ideal for children.
•Two steering positions - inside and outside.
•Bow thruster & stern thruster (NEW) for easier maneuvering.
•Rudder angle indicator & GPS speed sensor for greater control.
•Demister system for safe navigation from inside in case of rain.
•Safety box.


  • Week-End
    boarding : Friday 4PM
    landing : Monday 9AM
  • Mini-Week
    boarding : Monday 4PM
    landing : Friday 9AM
  • Week
    boarding : Monday 4PM, Friday 4PM, Saturday 4PM
    landing : Monday 9AM, Friday 9AM, Saturday 9AM


    • A fully equipped galley
    • A set of linen for all beds per week
    • Boat driving demonstration
    • Technical support 7 days a week


    • Travel to and from the departure base
    • Fuel and oil between 6.13 and 15 euros per hour. Fuel charges are calculated on a per hour or per litre basis in Ireland, England and Scotland.
    depending on your cruising region. Fuel charges incurred will be advised by your base at the end of your holiday. Fuel prices are correct at the time of going to print and are subject to change. Before departing on board your cruiser, you will be required to leave a security deposit of €250 (£200) for one week, €350 (£290) for two weeks and €150 (£125) for the short breaks towards the cost of the following incidentals : fuel charges;
    cleaning charges (see return of the boat in terms and conditions), grounding fee (charged if you ground your boat and
    assistance is required), bicycle damage or loss.
    • Damage waiver for the boat (from 2250 euros to 3250 euros) or a non refundable damage waiver (from 18€/day to 37€/day depending on the boat) + a reduced deposit (from 300€ to 1000€ depending the boat)
    model and the duration of the cruise)
    • Any optional extras
    • Personal holiday insurance
    • Cancellation Insurance: 5% of the rental price
    • One way supplement : from 75 to 250€
    • Italy mooring fees/boat (Venetian Lagoon only) : 80 euros/week - 50€/short break
    • Canada mooring fees/boat: 80¤/week - 50¤/short break
    Scotland mooring/boat: 11.50¤/day - 81¤/week


    • Waterways guide for France only: €27 (to be booked early in order to receive it before departure). Available only for the France Waterways, in French-English and German.
    • Cancellation Insurance : 5% of the boat hiring price
    • Standard bike : €49/week (7/day) or 56 euros/week on the spot (no available in Scotland)
    Child bicycle: 35 euros/week (5 euros/day) or 42 euros/week on the spot (no available in Scotland)
    Bike child seat: 14 euros/week -2 euros/day) or 17.50¤/week on the spot
    Cleaning service: 85 euros-155 euros according to the boat
    • Car transfer : from 125 euros to 480 euros (Car transferred from start base to end base for one way cruises only. In Germany, we are not able to transfer your car from your start base to the end base. However, up to 4 passengers can be transferred by taxi for the cost of the car transfer)
    • • Airport transfer : price on request (transfers in Ireland are payable in advance only)
    • Secure car park : 42 euros/week (6 euros/day) or 49¤/week on the spot (available in selected locations only)
    Non secure car park: 28 euros/week
    • Garage : 56 euros/week (8 euros/day) or 63 euros/week on the spot(available in selected locations only)
    • Pet supplement : 50 euros/week (2 pets maximum per boat)
    • Priority Check-in : €90 (boat available between 11:00am and 12:00am or at 2:00pm, subject to operational constraints instead of between 4:00 and 6:00 pm). Not possible with the Vision boats.
    • Late Check-Out : €90 (boat to be returned between 11:00am and 12:00am on the final day, subject to operational constraints, instead of 9:00 am). Not possible for the Vision boats.
    • Sundowner pack: €40 (€ in Ireland) prices shown are correct at time of printing and may change
    • Starter pack: €60 (€75 in Ireland) prices shown are correct at time of printing and may change
    • Parasol : deposit of €25 (£20)
    • Eco-pack: 12 euros (environmentally friendly cleaning materiales & toiletries)
    • Barbecue: €49 euros/week (supplied with 2 gas bottles) ; 7 euros/day or 56 euros/week on the spot (€100 refundable deposit)
    • Outdoor lantern: €14 euros/week ; €2 euros/day or 17.50 euros/week on the spot
    • Comfort cushions : €7 euros for 2 cushions or 8.75 euros on the spot
    • Wifi in France only: 56 euros/week; €8 euros/day or 63 euros/week on the spot (refundable deposit: €50 euros)
    Wifi in Italy only: 59.50 euros/week, 8.50 euros/day or 63 euros/week on the spot
    •Grocery Pack-Sundowner: 40 euros
    •Grocery Pack-Starter Pack: 60 euros
    Special occasion welcome pack: 70 euros
    •Green ecological cleaning pack: €12 euros
    • Angling Dinghy: 70 euros (Available in Ireland, Germany, Holland and France (Douelle, Jarnac, Branges)
    Outboard Motor: 70 euros
    •Stand Up Paddle: 91 euros


    All our boats are fully covered for damage and damage to other property or vessels for claims over from 2000 to 3250 euros. All our boats are covered fully for third party liability.
    Option 1 – The refundable damage deposit
    On arrival at the base, you leave a refundable deposit of from 2250 to 3250 euros which will only be exercised if the boat or any of its equipment / inventory is returned damaged or lost, or in the case of any accidental damage to third parties. This will not be the case if there is evidence of gross neglect, which is excluded from our cover under our insurance policy.
    Option 2 – The non-refundable damage waiver + reduced deposit -250€-750€
    A charge of between 19€ to 43€/day (according to the boats and the countries) can be paid at the time of booking. With this option you will be fully covered if the boat or any of its equipment / inventory is returned damaged or lost, as well as if there is any accidental damage to third parties. This will not be the case if there is evidence of gross neglect, which is excluded from our cover under our insurance policy.
    * In certain instances we may insist on a deposit rather than the waiver


10+ 2
Height Boat
14,99m x 4,35m
Height Min/Max
2 m
Height Cabine
Height Saloon
Engine Type
Moteur diesel
Upper deck
Bow thruster
Height Min/Max
2 m
land electricity supply
front Sundeck
Forward Sundeck
coating type
fixed double beds
single bed
double bed convertible into a single bed
sleeping child
couchette transformable
forward cabin
central cabin
aft cabin
lounge convertible
Cabin Air Cooling
Air freshener
Electrical Voltage
Radio / CD - MP3/USB
TV/DVD sauf en Italie
Micro Wave
Water Capacity
Fuel Capacity
Fridge Type
Various equipment available for this boat can vary base of departure.


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-5% Cruise from 16/03/2019 to 31/10/2019
Available until 30/11/2018
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Special offers are valid on new bookings only confirmed by 30/11/2018, are not retroactive and cannot be combined with offers above 15% maximum. Minimum duration 7nts unless specified.
Offers are subject to availability and can be withdrawn at any time.

10% Group Booking Discount :
Book two boats or more departing from the same base on the same date and enjoy 10% off.
Extended holidays
For all cruises of 14 nights or more, get 10% discount off second and subsequent.
5% Family Discount :
For at least one child -16 years on board valid until 30/11/2018.

Discounts combinable up to 15%. All boats excluding Horizon range


Table for region : Franche-Comte vosges,
Periode 2018Price for Week
S42 from 20/10 to 26/10
2,605 Euros
Table for region : Camargue, Canal du midi,
Periode 2018Price for Week
S42 from 20/10 to 26/10
2,895 Euros
Table for region : Burgundy-Nivernais, Loire valley,
Periode 2018Price for Week
S42 from 20/10 to 26/10
2,710 Euros
Table for region : Aquitaine,
Periode 2018Price for Week
S42 from 20/10 to 26/10
2,780 Euros
Table for region : Alsace-Lorraine,
Periode 2018Price for Week
S42 from 20/10 to 26/10
2,605 Euros
Table for region : River lot,
Periode 2018Price for Week
S42 from 20/10 to 26/10
2,780 Euros
Prices 2018.
If the cruise is on two periods, the calculation will be pro rata of the day in each period.