Must we bring sheets and
- -Of course not;
everything is provided. In every shower you'll find a liquid soap
- - Does the room price include a
ride on the barge?
- " Unfortunately, no;
the barge is docked for a while. After a wonderful five-week
journey in 2009 with the famous photographer Gérard
Rondeau, the motor suffered damage which will be difficult to
repair until 2012 or 2013 due to the costs
- - Can we arrive as early as 5
- " Yes, of course!
Just let me know your approximate time of arrival. However, please
try to arrive before 8 p.m as I'm not much of a night owl! If
you're coming from far away please stop by the boat before heading
off to diner."
- - Can we eat on
- " You'll find
a common refrigerator at your disposal (only don't forget your ice
packs in the freezer as I've accumulated enough to start a
business by now!), a microwave oven, dishes, glasses and cutlery
that will ensure your survival. As in most households, you'll find
the garbage under the sink !"
- In the fridge you'll
find drinks: juices, Coke, beer, and champagne, all with prices
displayed. You can place your perishables there
- You can store and
cool your champagne in the fridge; you'll find champagne glasses
at your disposal.
- Guest of the
'Kaléane' room, which houses 2 to 5 people, may also use
the adjacent kitchen, provided that they stay at least 2 nights,
with no additional charge.
Is it possible to swim in
- "Personally, I myself
- Of course, it's
entirely your responsablity you swim. It is not a supervised
- - Can we invite friends for
- "It is not
uncommon for a couple sleeping on board has friends stationed near
the boat camper. It is obvious that if the barge is full, I do not
have room to accommodate additional guests. But within a dozen
people in all, I gladly serve some breakfast over, the price of 8
¬. Just tell me the day
Mr. and Mrs. Pasta with their children, Catherine and Peter, 27
- Viennoisereies and
fresh bread for parents, and brioche toast for children. Jams
"home" for all. The children wear T-shirt "of clay and
- - Can we come by motorbike
- "Of course, your gear
will not be in a garage, but the place is particularly quiet, and
well enlightened at night."
- - Do you rent
- "No, I lend them for
the pleasure of my clients "
Deux trottinettes sont aussi à la disposition des
- - Do you welcome parties and
- "For obvious
reasons, I entertained at parties and weddings as if all the rooms
are booked by the same group. In this case, you have the freedom
of the great common room and terrace, without restriction of time,
the only rule being not to make noise outside after 22 pm
- - What time should I leave the
room the day after our arrival ?
- " The rule of
Gîtes de France is that the rooms be vacated by midday. But
if I have no other occupants that night, I do not impose time
constraints. At worst, I ask you to leave the room, giving you the
possibility to leave your luggage in the common
- - Do you offer local products
- " For breakfast you
can taste the jams that I make from the fruit of my garden. I
suggested you buy in pots of 115g or 350g
- A souvenir gift
package of 4 small jars is offered for 8 euros. The label says
"The sweetness of Houseboat "
- -Do you live on your
- Yes, of course, it
is my home, in the mariners quarters, at the stern. It is
small and comfortable.