About Magnifique

Our Magnifique boat hires are an ideal choice for parties up to 10. The cabins are set fore and aft to enhance privacy and huge sundeck features a fixed table and padded seats. Speakers pipe music in. This boat is simply superb!

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Layout of Magnifique

Magnifique Deckplan

Sleeps up to

10

Cabins

4

Bathrooms

3
  • Boat Size: 14.50 m x 4.10 m
  • 2 forward cabins with double beds
  • 1 bathroom adjacent to forward cabins
  • 2 rear cabins with convertible twin/double beds and ensuite in each cabin
  • Settee in salon can sleep 2 additional people

Magnifique's key features

Magnifique Interior & saloon
  • Wood-effect flooring, wood-tone cabinets and finishes, and plush upholstery create an ambiance of understated elegance. The large picture windows through let in abundant natural light, particularly in the grand saloon.
  • The saloon is well suited for larger parties, featuring a lavish U-shaped settee and a large dining table that converts to a comfortable bed for two.
  • A music system includes a radio/CD player with MP3/USB connectivity. The sundeck is wired for sound. Each boat also has a flat-screen TV/DVD player (satellite TV is available on some models).
  • An inside steering station has good visibility.
  • Side access to the decks makes line handling easy.
  • The huge kitchen/galley features black granite-effect counters, stainless-steel sink, large gas stove and oven, two spacious electric refrigerators, and plenty of cabinet space for provisions.
  • Kitchen equipment and utensils were recently upgraded.

(flat-screen/DVD player not available in Italy)

Magnifique Cabins & bathrooms
  • In the rear section of the boat, you’ll find two comfortable cabins with two single beds that convert to double beds. In each is an en-suite bathroom with shower, new electric-flush toilet, and sink.
  • Two luxury staterooms forward have comfortable double beds. These cabins share the boat’s third bathroom, which is equipped with a shower, new electric-flush toilet, and sink.
  • Plentiful closets and other storage make the sleeping cabins free of clutter.
  • Cabin fans in all areas are welcome in hot weather.
Magnifique Sundeck
  • Swimmers will love the full-width swim platform in the stern. The platform also makes it easy getting on and off the boat.
  • The huge sundeck features a large table for alfresco dining and padded seats for comfort.
  • The second steering station has superior visibility.
  • The onboard electrical system runs on 12-volt DC power and 220-volt shore power.
Air cooling and air conditioning

When the temperatures soar, our cabin air cooling system can help make your night’s sleep a little more comfortable. Air cooling uses canal/river water to produce cool air which is blown out through vents.

 

Please note: This is not the same as air-conditioning which can achieve lower temperatures and has a thermostatic control. Performance significantly reduces if canal/river temperature is too high.

Magnifique Specifics

Fridge
2x 120 L
Freezer
Microwave
Oven / Grill
Hob
MP3/USB features
Internet access
Flat Screen TV
Flat Screen DVD Player
CD / Radio player
Heater
Fans
Air cooling (see above for details)
Air Conditioning
Cigarette lighter plug (12V)
12/220V Converter
220V on cruise (110V in Canada)
Shore Power (220V on dock)
Internal Steering Position
External Steering Position
Bow thruster (propels front of boat sideways)
Alfresco dining
Ambient light
Sun shade (Bimini)
Deck Shower
Fridge on sundeck
BBQ / Plancha
Portable cool box
Sliding roof
Sundeck
Water Tank
750 L
Water draft (bottom of boat to water line)
1.00 m
Max. Headroom
2.00 m
Length
14.50 m
Fuel Tank
350 L
Engine Type
Diesel
Width
4.10 m
Air draft (height of boat from water line)
3.10 m
Toilets type
Electric
Safety Box

Good to know...

Restrictions and exceptions

  • Please note that this boat model is equipped with a Bimini in Italy, Midi, Camargue, Lot River and in Germany.
  • Hire of the boat and its equipment
  • A galley (kitchen) with all the utensils and appliances you would expect
  • Towels and linen for all passengers
  • A boat handling demo
  • Technical support
  • On-board cruising information
  • Locks free (except in Ireland & Holland)
  • Moorings & navigation fee included in Canada, Scotland & Italy (Casale-return trip)
  • Optional holiday extras
  • Boat damage waiver
  • Running costs (diesel, gas, engine wear and tear) - charged by the engine hour
  • Travel to and from the base(s)
  • Waterside services if you use them (i.e. moorings where a charge is applicable, pump-out if needed, water, etc)
  • Cancellation plan & any travel/personal insurance
  • Food and drink
Added on 4 September 2020

Lee Cullen said

Great Service from staff, great trip had by all Great Boat, definetly recommend
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Dear Lee, Thank you for taking the time to write a five star review. We pride ourselves on delivering excellent customer service and we are delighted to hear you received a warm welcome from our team in Portumna. We look forward to welcoming you on board again soon. The Le Boat Team
Added on 14 August 2020

Trisha Shaughnessy said

Great holiday, a bit expensive.Boat was clean and ready, fully equipped. Only issue we had was related to the return time and bridge opening time. This is a red flag to anyone booking out of Portumna. Great boat, plenty of space, rooms, toilets
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Good Afternoon, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your holiday experience. It sounds like you had a great time. We try to be clear around the opening times and restrictions at the time of your briefing to create the right expectations.We look forward to welcoming you on board again soon.The Le Boat Team
Added on 14 August 2020

Brendan Lynch said

Amazing experience, great staff Great time, amazing helpful staff
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Dear Brendan, Thank you for your five star review! We pride ourselves on delivering excellent customer service and we are delighted to hear you received a warm welcome in Carrick-on-Shannon and that you enjoyed your boating holiday in Ireland. We look forward to welcoming you on board again soon. The Le Boat Team
Added on 31 July 2020

Debbie Folkes said

From arrival to end the team at Le Boat, Italy were amazing. They did everything they could to assist us. We were a family of 7 who hired the Magnifique for a week. On arrival arranging for a local taxi to take us to the supermarket, providing us with all the must know information, calling us to make sure we all OK and then arranging our taxi back to the airport. It was one of the best ways to see Venice and its surrounding islands. Fabulous holiday that we all enjoyed from a family ranging in age from age 8 to 80. Perfect size for a family of 7.
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Dear Debbie, Thank you for taking the time to provide a five star review. We pride ourselves on delivering excellent customer service therefore we are pleased to hear that you received a warm welcome in Italy. It is a fantastic destination to explore by boat and we are delighted that the whole family were able to experience this. We look forward to welcoming you on board. The Le Boat Team
Added on 25 October 2019

Craig Ward said

The overall experience was excellent. Boat handover and initial training was great. Did have a problem with the heating but it had just had a new heating motor fitted and was problematic. Would love to do again in warmer weather. Great boat, very clean and well equiped, apart from the heating.
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Hi Craig, Thank you for the positive feedback. I'm glad to hear that you had an excellent experience and that you found the handover and boat induction informative. We hope that we can welcome you on board again soon. All the best, The Le Boat Team
Added on 18 September 2019

Susan Lorah said

We felt the on water, hands on boat orientation was excellent. We felt we knew the extent of the boat’s maneuverability and capabilities. There were several issues with the boat that we didn’t discover before we left. There were lights out in the shared shower. That meant that 4 people could not shower when it was dark out, very limiting and not convenient. Two cabins had water leaks onto the beds, forward and starboard aft. Both required use of kitchen pots to catch water when it rained, 3 nights! The aft cabin mattress was so wet those two people had to sleep together in the single bed, way too small for two. Although they tried to make the best of it, it was clear they were tired and not well rested. The forward cabin wetness was on a corner and more easily worked around. We have chartered from LeBoat twice before and never had issues like this before. One of the 4 rented bikes kept having chain slippage issues. The agent at Castelsarrasin refunded our account for one rental, which was the right thing to do. We explained our concerns to the check out person who said they would check into the water leaks immediately, and before the boat went out again. Great space, layout worked well for the 8 of us.
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Added on 15 September 2019

Marcus Peake said

Did cruise from Migennes to Tannay in mid September 2019. Le Boat delivered in all respects - a well appointed boat, good instruction and friendly and helpful service. They also offered support on the way, should we have needed it, but it wasn't necessary. The boat didn't miss a beat and we were delighted with it. Well done! As a holiday a week on French canals with LeBoat is very hard to beat. Golden rule is to always get a boat bigger than you think you'll need, preferably with a bathroom for each couple.
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Added on 14 September 2019

Sue Barlow said

Great service, 3rd time we have used Le Boat and were not disappointed, great team. Magnificent cruise on the Lot River. Really great family holiday.
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Added on 28 August 2019

Tania Noble said

Le Boat were brilliant. Gave us a good tutorial on how to drive the boat, provided a well-equipped boat, and were very helpful. We absolutely loved our time on this boat
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Thank you or the lovely feedback. It's great to hear that you found the induction informative and that you enjoyed your boat. We hope that we can welcome you on board again soon. All the best, The Le Boat Team.
Added on 19 August 2019

Fred Robinson said

Friendly welcome, immaculate boat and goos weather Everything worked on a large boat that was easy to handle that had all the facilities of a villa
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Hi Fred, Thank you for the positive feedback. I'm really glad to hear that you were well looked after by our teams, that you enjoyed your boat and that you had lovely weather for your cruising holiday. We hope that we can welcome you on board again soon. All the best, The Le Boat Team