European Waterways

Hirondelle by European Waterways

About the Hirondelle

The 8 passenger Hirondelle, owned by Afloat in France (part of Orient-Express), cruises some of the most tranquil and beautiful waterways in all of Europe: the Canal de Bourgogne, the Canal du Centre, the Canal du Rhône au Rhine and the River Saône.

image of the Hirondelle

4 cabins, three with twin beds and one with double bed. All cabins with hairdryer, closet space, tiled throughout on walls and floors. Bathrooms: towels, Occitane, soap, shampoo and shower gel. Shaver sockets are 110-220V (a converter is available).

Table 1: Hirondelle specification
Designation MS
Length 128
Star rating
Ship standard Superior
Year built 1928
Last refurbished 2002
Total decks 1
Maximum passengers 8
Crew onboard 4
Languages spoken British/French
Onboard currency Euro
Total cabins 4
Air conditioned Yes
Has a lounge Yes
Shop onboard No
Hairdresser onboard No
Laundry available No
Lift access 0
Has a sun deck Yes
Onboard swimming pool 0
Has a jacuzzi 0
Onboard fitness room No
Sauna available No
Has a steam room No
Library onboard Yes


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