7 cabins / 2 decks

The Feniks is a former freight barge reconstructed to a hotel passenger ship, making it perfect for sailing vacations. This comfort class boat is welcomes you with its warm and laid back atmosphere. Thanks to his dedication to customer care and travel experience, it's owner Marius invests continuously to improve the ship and to make your stay on board even more accomodating.

Onboard you will find a comfortable and well-lit saloon, where you can relax on the sofa or have a good meal. You can enjoy the extended library of books and magazines, as well as a varied collection of CDs and DVDs, and several family/party games.

Outside on the deck you will find various seats to take in the best views of the fantastic landscapes. There is a sundeck to relax on or you can sit under the awning which gives you shelter from the sun or light rain. If the weather allows, meals can be served outside on the deck. The crew will assure you a warm and welcoming ambiance, giving you that "home away from home" feeling.

From architect to captain, from consultant to sailor and cook, your host Marius welcomes you aboard. You’ll also meet Rick, the permanent chef, and Sven, the tireless sailor.

A message from your hospitable crew: "For years we have spent our lives on the water. Enjoying the space, the freedom, the many beautiful places and moments on board, we would like to share these feelings with you. After one day on the water, you will feel relaxed and your worries far away."

  • Feniks
  • Double cabin
  • Double cabin
  • Dining room
  • Deck


  • Year of construction: 1928; Reconstruction to passenger ship in 1992
  • Renovation: 2019
  • Flag: Dutch
  • Length: 39 m / 128 ft
  • Width: 5.02 m / 16.5 ft
  • Passengers: 14
  • Crew: 3
  • Number of cabins: 7
  • Wi-Fi: *On board- extremely limited
  • Languages on board:
  • Payment accepted:
  • Currency on board:

*Important to note, Wifi signal speed and strength may not be what you are accustomed to nor meet expectations. Please consider bringing your own personal hotspot if you are dependent on a constant, strong, fast, and reliable signal at all times.

Boat overview

  • Comfortable and well-lit saloon
  • Sundeck with awning
  • Library of books, magazines, CDs and DVDs
  • Family/party games
  • Laundry Services - washer and dryer on board
  • Meals served outside (weather permitting)

Cabin features

  • All cabins equipped with a private bathroom with sink, shower, and toilet; have two windows (can be opened); air conditioning and central heating; 20 cm thick hotel mattresses; Hairdryer, shoe polish, sewing-things, shampoo, soap; 220V sockets

The vessel has 7 cabins:

  • 2 twin bed cabins with 2 low beds, side-by-side
  • 3 twin bed cabins with 2 low beds, perpendicular to each other
  • 2 twin bunk cabins*

The bunk bed cabins are about 4 square meters/43 square feet with bathrooms of about 2 square meters/21 square feet. Twin cabins are slightly larger. The cabins are clean and well cared for.

*Tour prices are based on the bunk bed cabin. Surcharges apply for upgraded low bed cabins.

Feniks’s layout

Bike tours sailing on Feniks

Bruges to Paris by Bike and Boat (and reverse)

COUNTRY: Belgium, France

7 nights
4/5 (12)
Rider Level: Recreational Electric bike tours Bike and boat tours
Rider Level: Recreational Electric bike tours Bike and boat tours

4/5 (12)
7 nights

Guided from EUR € 1190

May 11, 18, 25; Jun 1, 8 ,15; Jul 6, 13; Aug 17, 24, 31; Sep 7, 14, 21, 28; Oct 5, 2024.

Along this route, you can choose programs of 7 or 14 nights. The full 14 night program will take you from Bruges to Paris, or from Paris to Bruges. If there is enough interest, excursions to memorials and interesting sites of the Great War may be…

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