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Locaboat Holidays
Rue du Port
St-Léger-sur-Dheune, FR 71510
 
  saint-leger-sur-dheune@locaboat.com
T: + 33 (0) 3 85 98 03 03
G: N 46°50’45.022 – E 04°38’1.623

Starting out formalities & boarding
Starting out formalities:
departure days between 2 and 6 pm.
Boarding :
As soon as the boat is ready.
On site:
WC and shower according to the opening hours of the base, picnic area, free WiFi for Locaboat clients (ask at the harbour office for the access code)

How to get to the base
Access:

 

Parking:

  • covered car park, not guarded: € 49/week
  • enclosed, not guarded: € 35/week
  • not enclosed, not guarded: (free)

enclosed parking places are limited. Reservation in advance is required.

Car hire:

  • ABSL (Chalon, 23 km), tel.: 03 85 41 62 28
  • ADA (Chalon, 23 km) tel.: 03 85  90 03 85
  • Avis (Montchanin, 30 km) tél. : 03.85.67.89.67
  • Europcar (Montchanin) gare TGV tél: 03.85.78.56.87
  • Europcar (Chalon, 23 km) tel.: 03 85 48 50 52
  • Hertz (Chalon, 23 km) tel.: 03 85 90 80 30 or
    Montchanin, 30 km tel.: 03 85 78 87 90
  • Sixt (Chalon, 23 km) tel.: 03 89 08 61 21 or
    Le Creusot (near train station), tel.: 03 85 78 87 90
  • National Citer (Torcy), tel.: 03 85 78 08 01

 

Taxi :

  • Pascal Durey, tel.: 06 07 23 81 91
  • Taxi Daviot (Montchanin), tel.: 06 08 53 26 38 /06 08 42 40 92

 

  • Eric Begue (Chagny) tel.: 03 85 91 24 73
  • Taxi Chic (Chagny) tel.: 06 88 07 92 01

 

Hotels, restaurants and shopping facilities on site
Hotels :

 

Restaurants :

  • Au P’tit Kir tel.: 03 85 45 46 80
  • L’Escale (Remigny 13 km) tel.: 03 85 87 07 03
  • Le Terroir (Santenay 12 km) tel.: 03 80 20 63 47
  • Lameloise**** (Chagny, 13 km), tel.: 03 85 87 65 65

 

Shops :

  • in St. Léger: Supermarket ATAC open monday – saturday 7.30pm, sunday from 9am to 12.30pm
Markets :

  • in St. Léger: on Tuesday mornings
Bed & Breakfast and gites ruraux:

Touristic Information
Gastronomic specialities:
“Pêché Sucré” jam
Local drinks:
Wines of Santenay, Rully,Mercurey, Givry, wine-tasting at Chagny.

Local drinks can be tasted all along the way during the boating holidays in Cheilly les Maranges, Santenay, Rully, Chagny, Chalon…

To see :

  • at Couches: castle of Marguerite de Bourgogne, house of Templiers
  • at Santenay: roman camp of Chassey-le–Camp
  • at Mellecey: castle of Germolles
  • at Ecuisses: Maison PERRUSSON
  • at Blanzy: museum of Mines
  • at Montceau les Mines: museum of Fossils
Fishing : Fishing licence obligatory.

Tourist office :

  • At Chagny tel.: 03 85 87 25 95 – Fax: 03 85 87 14 44
    ot.chagny-bourgogne@wanadoo.fr. from the 1st april to 31rd october, there is a tourist information point at ST LEGER SUR DHEUNE  opposite of the base.
 

Information on the waterways
Waterways :
Canal du Centre: most of the locks are electric. They are open daily from 9 am to 12 pm and from 1-7 pm. Seille: The locks are manual. There is a lock keeper at the first lock, the 3 following ones must be operated by the crew. They are open from 9-12am and from to 1 pm-7 pm. Saône: Locks are open daily from 6am to 9 pm with lock keeper. It is a legal requirement to wear life jackets in the big locks.The locks on the Canal du Centre, Seille and Saône are closed the 1st May and 1st November, on the Seille also on the 14th July. If the crew knows how to use the lock, it can be done by themselves during public hollidays.