About Consul

With comfortable sleeping accommodations for four people, a Consul boat rent is well suited as a cruiser for boat vacations with a couple and two children, or with two couples. These fine canal craft offer elegance throughout, and a saloon that’s ideal for entertaining family and friends. Two layouts are available.

Layout of Consul

Consul deckplan

Sleeps up to

4

Cabins

2

Bathrooms

2
  • Boat Size: 10.33 m x 3.37 m
  • 1 cabin with convertible twin/double beds and adjacent bath
  • 1 cabin with double bed and en-suite bath

Consul's key features

The central saloon with steering position features a radio/CD player and MP3/USB connectivity

Large windows bathe the space in natural light

The kitchen/galley is equipped with an electric refrigerator, microwave, stove, and sink

And there's loads of storage!

  • The forward cabin features a V-berth (two single beds) that can combine to make one double bed
  • There's an adjacent bathroom with shower, toilet, and sink. Cabin fans provide comfort in warm weather
  • The aft (rear) stateroom is quite large and is equipped with a double bed, and an en-suite toilet, sink, and shower

The spacious aft (rear) sundeck includes a second steering position and ample seating for relaxing

The onboard electrical system runs on 12-volt DC power. There's also 220-volt shore power

The Consul is equipped with an efficient and reliable diesel engine

Consul Specifics

Fridge
55 L
Freezer
Microwave
Oven / Grill
Hob
MP3/USB features
Internet access
Flat Screen TV
Flat Screen DVD Player
CD / Radio player
Heater
Fans
Cabin air cooling
Air Conditioning
Cigarette lighter plug (12V)
12/220V Converter
220V on cruise
Shore Power (220V on dock)
Internal Steering Position
Bow Thrusters
External Steering Position
Moorings joystick (easy dock)
Alfresco dining
Ambient light
Sun shade (Bimini)
Deck Shower
Fridge on sundeck
BBQ / Plancha
Portable cool box
Sliding roof
Sundeck
Water Tank
450 L
Water draft (bottom of boat to water line)
1.30 m
Max. Headroom
1.90 m
Length
10.33 m
Fuel Tank
270 L
Engine Type
Diesel
Width
3.37 m
Air draft (height of boat from water line)
3.10 m
Toilets type
Electric
Safety Box

Good to know...

  • Hire of the boat and its equipment
  • A galley (kitchen) with all the utensils and appliances you would expect
  • Towels and linen for all passengers
  • A boat handling demo
  • Technical support
  • On-board cruising information
  • Locks free (except in Ireland & Holland)
  • Moorings & navigation fee included in Canada, Scotland & Italy (Casale-return trip)
  • Optional holiday extras
  • Boat damage waiver
  • Running costs (diesel, gas, engine wear and tear) - charged by the engine hour
  • Travel to and from the base(s)
  • Waterside services if you use them (i.e. moorings where a charge is applicable, pump-out if needed, water, etc)
  • Cancellation plan & any travel/personal insurance
  • Food and drink
Added on 03 June 2019

Stuart Mitchell said

We had a great trip on the Thames from the Benson Base. No issues at all. Lucy and Richard very helpful both on upon arrival and departure. No fuss. The boat was very suitable for 2, "all ship shape and shiny". We had a nice cruise from Benson to Oxford and back.
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Hi Stuart, thank you for your feedback. We are pleased you enjoyed your cruise on the River Thames and found our base staff in Benson to be very helpful. We look forward to welcoming you back on board soon!
Added on 01 August 2018

Oleg Ekomasov said

Все было отлично, однако у нас возникли сложности с английским с некоторыми сотрудниками. Инструкторы не подвели, было все грамотно и оперативно Отличная лодка для семьи (4 человека)
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Added on 29 June 2018

Aisling Mcniffe said

Fantastic week spent cruising on the Shannon. Boats were very well equipped and staff were helpful and accommodating. We'll be back! Had trouble starting this boat on numerous occasions. It would eventually start, but thankfully we weren't in a rush anywhere! Would give it 5 stars for a great holiday!
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Dear Mrs M,
Thank you for sharing your feedback. We are pleased to learn you enjoyed your cruise on the River Shannon and were satisfied with the customer service you received.
Thank you for your feedback on the boats - we have passed your comments onto the base teams. Your suggestion for a larger repeat bookers discount has been considered.
We look forward to welcoming you on board with us again soon!
Best wishes, The Le Boat team
Added on 18 September 2017

Pat Armstrong said

Very friendly and helpful Staff. I would recommend them Excellent Excellkent Excellent
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Added on 24 July 2017

Kieran Cashell said

They were at the end of the phone to help with any issues and the boat staff on the marina were extremely helpful and kind to our family. The boat was of a perfect size for our family starting out and in excellent condition.
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Added on 15 April 2019

Lee Nethercott said

Service very good. Staff at Benson very helpful, and easy to book on the phone Boat an ideal size for 2 or 3 people. Would benefit from some extras like wi fi, 240 v electricity. Is looking a bit tired and old now
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Hi Lee, We are glad you had a pleasant experience from start to finish. We know that delivering excellent customer service makes your holiday even more enjoyable. Thank you for the feedback and we hope to see you again soon! All the best, The Le Boat Team
Added on 07 September 2018

Cecile Langenegger said

We enjoyed our boating experience in Germany with Le Boat. Would make use of Le Boat again (maybe in Canada next year!). BUT we have a list of recommendations/suggestions for the specific base in Germany though! Would also help that the people in South Africa recommend certain things to their clients. Do not know if we must list it here??? Training/instruction must be done by a person that can really speak English and explain properly what one needs to know. Some of the information in the English training manual was not very clear and well explained at all. We did not choose the option to pay "Le Boat" to clean the boat, so we did it ourselves thinking we had to give back the boat in the same condition we received it. When they inspected the boat we were asked why on earth we did it all so perfectly - they clean it anyway after each rental! We really wanted a stand up board - we were told that there were none available, all rented out to people before us! But it was booked and prepaid, if we knew we would have rented it somewhere else beforehand! Suggestions by SA booking office - please suggest to your customers to take along own "toys" / like stand up board / Tubes to trail behind boats etc. Also some insect stuff to spray on boat & on persons, encountered a lot of insects. The outside throttle control on the deck of our boat has to be replaced because it was very strenuous and difficult to use!
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Added on 05 September 2018

Shane Lawlor said

Very good , enjoyed the trip, would do again. Beds bunks mattress very thin and hard. This could be improved. Electical sockets not working except use of an invertor which should have been explained at the induction. Nice boat for two or three persons
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Added on 27 August 2018

Julian Spurr said

Good organisation, with really helpful and friendly staff. The boat was ideal for us (two people) although would probably have been a bit cramped for any more... Boat very manageable and good to handle.
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Added on 24 August 2018

Julie Lorkin said

Made extra effort to help us moor the first night and were willing to do more if we needed it the next day. Bigger than I expected but got the hang of it.
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