Athos

Her welcoming onboard ambience will make your gentle voyage through the Languedoc landscape truly memorable.

Athos was originally built as a commercial sand, grain and wine barge and converted into a luxury hotel barge in 1982. Her association with wine continues today as she gracefully meanders through the Languedoc-Roussillon region of France.

Her intimate saloon is the perfect place to relax on a comfortable sofa with a good book, or to sip an aperitif before enjoying another gourmet meal at the elegant dining table. The barge is air-conditioned throughout and the five bright staterooms, each with a modern en suite shower room, offer all modern comforts and can be in either twin or queen-size double bed configuration.

Outside, her spacious sundeck has a large, adjustable canopy to offer shade during a long, lazy lunch. There are comfortable hardwood deckchairs in which to relax and admire the slowly-passing Midi countryside and, of course, bicycles for the more energetic to venture along the towpath to the next lock or two.

Athos is one of the most traditional hotel barges cruising the Canal du Midi and her welcoming onboard ambience will make your gentle voyage through the Languedoc landscape truly memorable.

Category: First Class
Cruise region: Languedoc-Roussillon
Cruise Route:
Canal du Midi
Pickup location: Dijon
Departures: March - October
Length of vessel: 99 ft
Crew: 5
Max Passenger Capacity: 10
Approx Cabin Size: Suites 93-102 ft2
Themed Cruises: Family, Golf, Tennis, Family, Wine Appreciation

Featured Athos Journeys

Private7 days, from AU$7,095
Athos

Private7 days, from AU$7,095

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