There is a hot tub for those interested in relaxing at the end of a long day. This is situated on a separate deck.
There is no smoking onboard or in the cabins, but one can enjoy a cigarette or cigar on the aft deck.
Travelers checks are not universally accepted in Europe. The use of a Visa or MasterCard at an ATM is a better choice.
We do have six 18-speed mountain bikes on board, available to use at no additional charge.
There is full wifi access throughout the ship. - However one should note that wifi reception can be limited at times as canals and rivers often meander between valleys and hills, blocking reception.
Each cabin is equipped with an Apple TV for movies streaming available at no cost.
We can accommodate special diets for diabetics, food combining, low-fat, sugar-free, Atkins, vegetarian, and other options. Please inform us of dietary needs during your reservation.
Each cabin has it’s own hairdryer along with shampoo & conditioner.
Airfare to and from the country in which you are cruising.
Snacks or drinks while onshore.
Optional hot-air ballooning, (weather permitting)
Optional golf (please let us know if we can book a tee time for you)
Cancellation & travel insurance is always recommend.
Crew Gratuities. - (suggested gratuities/tips 10%)
One of the very few barges that does offer complimentary laundry service.
We will be happy to get you to a doctor if needed.
Smart casual, for meals, otherwise it’s entirely up to you on a full boat charter.
Unfortunately, the gangplank for entering and exiting the ship restricts wheelchairs, requiring guests to be able to walk on and off the ship. There are however a few wheel chair friendly barges. Please use the contact form to email us and we’ll supply you with their contact info.
On full boat charters, there is no restriction on children.
One can smoke on the aft deck.
You will not need cash when onboard and should only need it to pay for souvenirs, or anything you wish to purchase when onshore or for tips at the end of the cruise.
Yes - The Grand Victoria does accept credit cards (some fee’s may apply)
There are ATM machines in nearly every village and you should be able to withdraw money in Euro’s for any cash needs you may have.
Suggested tips rates for crew are 10% of the cruise price