A town of Roman Art, which is an important pilgrimage site for Saint-Jacques de Compostelle and Saint-Pierre de Rome. Saint- Gilles is situated alongside the Camargue, which is a unique area. This area is fascinating and attractive for its originality. It enjoys the same climate as Provence and Languedoc however the landscape including the flora, the fauna and especially the bird life is totally different.
There are toilets and showers at the base.
Monday to Saturday: 8.30 to 12.30 and 14:00 to 18:00.
The base is closed on Sunday.
If you are going to be arriving at the base late, you will need to inform the base directly or our UK sales team. When you arrive at the base there will be a note on the reception door informing you where your boat is.
The boat will be left open with the lights on for you to stay on board that night. The base staff will do the full briefing the following morning.
Your boat will be ready to depart for 16:00 - 17:30. We recommend that you arrive 60 minutes earlier for check-in and instructions.
If you have booked an Early Check-in Service, please arrive at the base ready to depart between 11am and 12pm or from 2pm.
Your boat should be returned and unoccupied by 9am on your last cruising day (or by midday if you have booked a Late Check-out).
Our base staff look forward to welcoming you to their cruising region and aim to make your arrival and holiday as smooth and enjoyable as possible.
When you arrive or base staff will:
Du Cours Logis De France ** - Tel: 04 66 87 31 93
Les Cabanettes *** - Tel: 04 66 87 31 53
Heraclee *** - Tel: 04 66 87 44 10
Restanque - Tel: 04 66 87 37 97
Le Clément Iv - Tel: 04 66 87 00 66
Outside unsecure parking: Free of charge
Outside enclosed secure parking: £35 per week
Garage: £45.50 per week
The nearest supermarket to the base is situated 7km away.
Opening times: 08:00 to 12:00 14:00 to 19:00
Nimes – Arles: 15km
Avis - Tel. 04 66 29 05 33
Hertz - Tel. 04 66 76 25 91
Europcar - Tel. 04 66 21 31 35
By Rail: There are railway stations at Nimes and Arles. There are 5 bus links per day between St-Gilles and Nîmes train station.
The following ferry companies operate to Northern France.
Call us on : 01756 701200 (+44 1756 701200)
Boating Holidays, Bowers Wharf, Skipton, BD23 2PD, United Kingdom