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Les Bateaux du Soleil

6 rue Chassefieres, 34300, Agde, France
+33 4 67 94 08 79
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There are much more enjoyable things to do in this region than waste your time on this trip. We... read more

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Stewwy22
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Really Great Day

Went with a French Group on the Santa Maria for a day on the Canal de Midi. Started at what we... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2018
BedfordshirePanick
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France
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Les Bateaux du Soleil invites you to discover the famous sites of the Canal du Midi and the Etang de Thau. Come aboard one of the boats for a day-long cruise with meal or a short trip up the canal. All the cruises come with a guide who as a great love of the Canal
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good43%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible11%
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“paella” (5 reviews)
“tunnel” (3 reviews)
“commentary” (3 reviews)
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6 rue Chassefieres, 34300, Agde, France
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+33 4 67 94 08 79
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

There are much more enjoyable things to do in this region than waste your time on this trip. We went from Vias to Agde on a round trip for 2.5 hours at a cost of 72 euros for 4 of us. You just glide up...More

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Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Went with a French Group on the Santa Maria for a day on the Canal de Midi. Started at what we thought was the bottom of the 9 Écluses de Fonsérannes, and the first half hour was a brilliant trip to the top. A pleasant...More

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LESBATEAUXDUSOLEIL, Responsable relations clients at Les Bateaux du Soleil, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Thank you for your message We are very happy that this discover of the Canal du Midi was pleasant for you Best Regards

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Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Beautiful. Relaxing and ver pleasant. Staff can speak English and give an English version of the trip to read. Meal superb with same chef as the James Martin programme. Paella cheese and fruit with much wine. Quality of food 10 out of 10. The chef...More

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LESBATEAUXDUSOLEIL, Responsable relations clients at Les Bateaux du Soleil, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

Thank you for your message and the photos. We are happy you enjoyed the trip, It was very pleasant for us too to speak about the James Martin programm We hope to see you again for another day on the Canal Best Regards

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Reviewed 3 October 2016

We joined the trip at Les 9 écluses de Fonsérannes on a beautiful sunny day. We went down through the locks, back up again and then off to the Malpas tunnel. We stopped for lunch at Colombieres, we opted to have lunch aboard the barge...More

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LESBATEAUXDUSOLEIL, Responsable relations clients at Les Bateaux du Soleil, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2016

Thank you for your message. We are happy you enjoyed the trip, we do our best to share our passion of the Canal du Midi We hope to see you again for another day on the Canal Best Regards

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Reviewed 19 September 2016

We expected to be able to make reservations at the office on the quay in Agde at Rue Chassefieres. Unfortunately the office wasn't open at any time during our stay from the 6th-13th September 2016. We looked at the website before our departure and picked...More

Thank SaleBazzer
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LESBATEAUXDUSOLEIL, Responsable relations clients at Les Bateaux du Soleil, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2016
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Bonjour Je ne comprends absolument pas ce que vous nous reprochez. Notre bureau d'Agde, 6 rue Chassefières est ouvert du...More

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Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Started at Beziers, down through the locks and then back up again and onward to the Malpas tunnel. Lunch at Colombieres paella, cheese, fruit salad and wine. Really lovely! Friendly crew who provided an English translation of the commentary. A great day out and would...More

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LESBATEAUXDUSOLEIL, Responsable relations clients at Les Bateaux du Soleil, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2016
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Merci de votre gentil message. Nous faisons toujours le maximum pour que nos passagers passent un agréable moment sur le...More

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Reviewed 20 July 2016

We had a lunch cruise which took us from Agde through the canal up to the Etang du Thau. The lunch was lovely, a set menu if paella, cheese snd dessert with plenty of wine and even though others in my group were not overly...More

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LESBATEAUXDUSOLEIL, Responsable commercial at Les Bateaux du Soleil, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2016
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Je vous remercie de votre gentil message et espère avoir le plaisir de vous accueillir à nouveau sur le Canal...More

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Reviewed 15 September 2015

Do not go on this trip if you are English. A group of 17 English went today with another group of French speakers. The captain gave a very 'amusing' and lengthy talk in French and did not even say 'hello' in English. We were totally...More

Thank Sue S
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LESBATEAUXDUSOLEIL, Responsable commercial at Les Bateaux du Soleil, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2015

Good Afternoon, Sorry but we must tell you more points : 1- Paper comments in English were distributed on arrival as we do with all of ours foreign customers. 2- Regarding the safety instructions, we are on the Canal du Midi and not in full...More

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