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2021 Barging Experience Prices

Choose from 1, 2, 3 or 4 nights for our Barging Experience including your RYA IW Helmsman course (inclusive of ICC) with two or three days training.

Typically our guests stay onboard with us for 3 or 4 nights, the choice is yours to ensure you savour your Barging Experience.  Please note that it is our policy to provide our clients with a fully focused learning environment, which means we do not carry other guests. So if you come to us, you must be participating in a course or assessment.  Please contact us for a detailed quote for your specific, flexible requirements. *Prices quoted are for the two day RYA Inland Waterways Helmsman Barging Experience with one night's fully inclusive stay onboard.

For those preferring the non-residential training option; Buzet-sur-Baïse is easily accessed from the A62 and has a selection of local accommodation options available.  Contact us for further information and availability of these limited non-residential training days released at short notice.

The Barging Experience Prices start from
For Couples
Fully inclusive Barging Experience provides:-
RYA IW Helmsman's Course two day training for two people including CEVNI test and study material
Overnight accommodation including all food and drinks throughout your stay (options 1 to 4 nights)
Open access to our joint experience and expertise throughout each evening to help demystify the world of barging

per couple

For Singles
All as above but for the solo guest, including solo/crew supplement

Shared solo is available at a reduced price, please contact us for details


per person

Additional day Barging Experience
Prefer to extend your stay?  Why not include an extra day to consolidate your learning and practice with another nights stay onboard. Request details
RYA Inland Waterways Helmsman Training course only, Non-residential
Two days training starting and ending each day at Buzet sur Baïse

(Excluding CEVNI test.  Crew supplement applicable for solo courses)


per person


Booking and Payment Options

Please visit our availability page which presents a detailed calendar of dates still open for courses.  Please contact us to discuss your requirements to ensure these meet your exact needs depending on your previous skills and experience including any residential aspect.

Once dates are held in reserve for you a minimum €500 deposit is then required to confirm your booking.  Please do not commit to travel arrangements, e.g. flights, until this stage is complete.  Full payment is due at least two calendar months before your arrival.

Payment is through a bank transfer or we now accept payment by credit cards.