Peniche Freycinet Restaurant trips and events venue

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Boat REF# 235416
€170,000.00 (Approx £150,789.43)
LOA 38.50m (126'4")
Year 1938
Construction Steel
Underwater profile Full-displacement
Berths 2
Engine 1 x Diesel 150hp, Baudoin DK6 (1972)
Lying South Burgundy

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Extra Details

Builder Mourlon
Lying South Burgundy
Fuel capacity 2,000.0 ltr (440.0 G) Total - 2 Tanks
Water capacity 2,500.0 ltr (550.0 G) Total - 2 Tanks
Holding tank capacity 2,000.0 ltr (440.0 G) Total - 1 Tanks
Last survey 01/06/2014


Engine 1 x Diesel 150hp
Engine make and model Baudoin DK6 (1972)
Engine Hours Not Recorded
Engine Cooled Indirect
Steering Wheel
Drive Shaft
Fuel consumption (approx) Not Recorded
Cruising speed (approx) 5 knots
Max speed (approx) 7 knots
Generator output 50KVA

Baudoin DK6 Main engine. Air start (24v electric back-up). A second Baudoin DK6 with gearbox is included in the sale
50Kva main generator
10Kva backup generator
380v powers the air-conditioning compressor, the cold room compressor, the holding tank pump and dishwasher
All the rest of the vessel is 220V with the exception of instrumentation including VHF & AIS (12V)
Navigation lights & inverter for office equipment 24V


LOA 38.50m (126'4")
Beam 5.05m (16'7")
Draft Min 1.00m (3'3")
Airdraft 4.10m (13'5")
Headroom 2.10m (6'11")
Storage On mooring

Electrical Systems

380 volt, 3 batteries charged by: engine, shore power, generator


Construction Steel
Underwater profile Full-displacement
Finish Paint finish

Commercial Freycinet barge built by Mourlon in 1938. Has travelled as far as Italy via the Med. coast in it's colourful lifetime. Was converted to a 75 passenger cruising restaurant and events venue by a vastly experienced passenger barge operator and is now for sale due to retirement. Deep opening windows provide exceptional views, light and ventilation (aircon is fitted throughout the public deck to take care of really hot days). Lower lounge (50 pax.) for meetings & seminars. Public access to fore deck and starboard side deck. 3 separate boarding passerelles (hand winch) and wheelchair access and WC to main deck. The vessel is approved "Tourisme & Handicap"
Note airdraught precludes navigation on the 38m Freycinet canals.


Total # of berths 2
No. of double berths 1
Cabin(s) 1
Handbasin 4
Shower 1
Air conditioning 1 Air conditioning Units rated at 12 BTU/h
Heads 3 heads (Manual)
Cooker tick
Oven tick
Sink tick
Fridge tick
Freezer tick
Air conditioning tick
Pressurised water system tick
Hot water system tick
Dishwasher tick
Washing Machine tick

Public areas: Foredeck starboard side coursive main restaurant saloon with two WC (domestic type) one with handicap access. The main deck saloon can accommodate 75 guest is fully air-conditioned and has quality sound and address systems. Guests enjoy excellent views from the deep opening windows and the feeling of space is enhanced by the 2.1m headroom. From the main deck saloon down to conference room (50 pax) with sound system and projection system plus store room cum vestiaire. No windows here but 1.97m headroom and adjustable lighting from wall & ceiling fittings. Aft of main saloon is the bar and access to the kitchen via separate "in-out" doors for practical operation. Kitchen equipped with Gas oven & four burner hob.
Recent electric professional oven, 380v professional dishwasher. Below the kitchen is a store room with walk-in cold room. There are three other fridges and a bar fridge plus a freezer.
Aft of the wheelhouse is the boatmans cabin with bedroom, double bed, lounge converted into office space and WC shower room.

4 burner cooker

Nav Equipment

VHF tick
Stereo tick
Clock tick
Navigation lights tick
AIS Receiver tick

Deck Gear

Warps tick
Boathook tick
Passerelle tick

Manual windlass
3 anchors
(Plateau à bascule)
50.00m (164'1") of chain

Safety Equipment

Life jackets tick
Horn tick

4 bilge pumps (0 manual / 2 Electric)

2 electric bilge pumps
2 petrol engined pumps
the vessel carries all required life jackets (new 2016) first aid kits. All required signage is in place and the vessels benefits from a current passenger carrying licence (and drinks licence) for 75 persons.

Broker's Comments

Restaurant & events passenger boat for sale in France. Boatshed Bourgogne is pleased to offer this 38m Freycinet restaurant barge for sale as a going concern. Purchased and refitted in 2005 by our vendor (a very experienced passenger barge operator) she has proved to be a successful and practical barge to operate and purchasers can continue to operate from the existing site or relocate if desired. This is a retirement sale by purchase of company shares to include goodwill, a handover period & even the company car. Accounts will be made available to seriously interested parties. For sale For more information and appointments to view, please contact Graham WHARMBY your Boatshed broker at Boatshed Bourgogne.
These boat details are subject to contract.
Note: Offers on the asking price may be considered.

Disclaimer The particulars detailed herein are intended to give a fair description of the vessel but their accuracy cannot be guaranteed. These particulars are not and shall not form part of any offer or contract for the sale of the vessel and are supplied on the understanding that all negotiations shall be through Boatshed, who act as agents for the vendor. The vendor is not selling in the course of a business unless otherwise stated. The prospective purchaser is strongly recommended to check the particulars and, where considered appropriate, at his own expense, to employ qualified agents to carry out structural and/or mechanical and/or electrical surveys and inspections in order to assess the actual condition of the vessel before purchase.

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