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Spend the night on L'Elixir our Cargo Ship

Boat hosted by Bateau L’Élixir
2 guests1 bedroom1 bed1 bathroom
Entire home
You’ll have the boat to yourself.
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The space
You have access to a space of 25m2 fully dedicated to you. There is private entrance to your logement privacy is guaranteed. This lodgement is where the sailors would cook and rest before their next destination. A small kitchen is near the entrance equipped with a sink, stove, fridge and microwave.

To access the sleeping quarters descend a steep staircase where you will find an equipped double bed with a memory foam mattress (140cmx190cm).
Also located in the room you will discover a cozy dining room space to enjoy dinner, breakfast, or lunch. A sliding door leads you to the Italian styled shower and other restroom essentials.

Outside of your room you will find a terrasse where you can enjoy the sunshine and see a family of neighborhood ducks and swans that visit often.

Guest access
The entire lodgement and its terrasse is at your disposal.

Other things to note
We welcome only free spirited and kind people whom are ready for the experience of boat life, if you are not ready for a unique experience please abstain from booking.
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Leaving for the week-end with no idea of a unique place to stay? Our room awaits you abord Elixir!

The space
You have access to a space of 25m2 fully dedicated to you. There is private entrance to your logement privacy is guaranteed. This lodgement is where the sailors would cook and rest before their next destination. A small kitchen is near the entrance equipped with a sink, stove, fridge and…
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Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed

Amenities

Kitchen
Wifi
Free parking on premises
Heating
Free on-street parking
Fire extinguisher
Iron
Essentials
Private entrance
Carbon monoxide alarm

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Thourotte, Picardie, France

L'Elixir is docked on the canal lateral to the Oise river in a small village called Thourotte. Alongside other boats and in front of the gray mountains of a station of dechargement. During the week the passing boats assure a spectacle while coming to empty their stock of gravel. The space where Elixir calls home has a hustle and bustle as well as a oneness with nature.
The forest is in walking distance and the hustle and bustle seizes after 6 or 7pm.

We know the area well and we will be delighted to guide you and advise you. Tourist brochures of places to go in the area will be made available in your (URL HIDDEN) are lucky, you will be in a beautiful place full of surprises:

- Easy Access to two large airports Roissy and Beauvais

- Longueil Annel : Museum of boats, new cruise on the river l'Oise (5 minutes by car)

- Compiègne a large size city has lots of shopping areas and the famous palace of Compiègne; 15 minutes by car and train.

- Chateau Pierrefonds: Which is the medieval styled castle of Viollet le Duc is only 20 minutes by car, tucked away in the forest near a beautiful village.

- Noyon is another village near Thourotte and it has a magnificent Gothic cathedral the 2nd gothic cathedral built in France and is also located 20 minutes by car and 15 by train.

- Parc Astérix : 35 minutes by car

-Airport Roissy: Only 45 minutes by car.

- Paris : 45 minutes by train 1 hour by car.

- And Many Other locations full of history and activities: Armistice wagon, Compiègne forest, tree climbing ...
L'Elixir is docked on the canal lateral to the Oise river in a small village called Thourotte. Alongside other boats and in front of the gray mountains of a station of dechargement. During the week the passing…

Hosted by Bateau L’Élixir

Joined in May 2013
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During your stay
We are discreet and typically very busy but we have had time in the past to meet wonderful guests who became great friends. If you need help with anything, a tour guide or a yoga teacher let us know we are happy to help!
  • Languages: English, Français
  • Response rate: 90%
  • Response time: within an hour
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Things to know

House rules
Check-in: After 15:00
Check out: 11:00
Not suitable for children and infants
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Long-term stays (28 days or more) are allowed
Health & safety
Committed to Airbnb's enhanced cleaning process. Learn more
Airbnb's social distancing and other COVID-19-related guidelines apply
Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm
Cancellation policy

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