When summer is coming to Paris, barges are a must! Yes, is there anything nicer than relaxing in the sun, on a terrace that makes you want to sail away? Come along and discover the best locations expecting on the Seine River!
A sea breath blows on the Seine and its canals, while we enjoy a nice lunch, an afternoon break or a very refreshing aperitif! Make the most of the Parisian life as soon as the sun is shining to discover the best terraces in the city. Whether you board a license-free boat, a moored barge, or for a cruise aboard a bateau-mouche, or more festive concepts, these spots are waiting for you!
So, if you want to hoist the mansail and glide over the water, here are our favorite spots to chill on when you have your sea legs. And I promise you, we are not leading you up the garden path!
The best terraces on a barge in Paris for spring-summer 2022:
Bal de la Marine, the guinguette-restaurant by the Seine at the foot of the Eiffel Tower
The Bal de la Marine, a festive guinguette by the Seine mixing music and restaurant, expects you again for the summer. The occasion to chill out and dance all week long by the water, in a unique setting and a friendly atmosphere. [Read more]
The Flow at Paris: the restaurant-bar-terrace, club and rooftop barge by the Pont Alexandre III
The Flow is a festive venue ideally set by the Seine, by the Pont Alexandre III with views on the Grand Palais and the Eiffel Tower. Doubling as a restaurant, bar, show venue, club and rooftop, this lively guinguette has it all to provide you with great nights by the water. [Read more]
L’Arche Javel, Rosa Bonheur’s swimming pool-guinguette is coming!
Get ready to swim, dance and chill on the Seine, by the Port de Javel. The “L’Arche” pool complex project extending the Parc André Citroën is coming late spring. Floating pool, balneotherapy, guinguette and dancing covering 4,500sqm created by the Rosa Bonheur team is a spot you are highly to fall in love with in Paris 15th arrondissement. [Read more]
3615 bar, the old-school cruise with dancefloor returns to Paris
Old-school bar 3615 taking us to the 80’s to 2009 provides you again this summer with a unique cruise that will make you take a walk down memory lane. On the menu, arcades, dancefloor, karaoke, cocktails, and goodies to the rhythm of hits that marked us. Meet on Fridays from June 3 to September 30, 2022. [Read more]
Babor by Mohamed Cheikh, the Diamant Bleu's festive dinner cruise on the Seine is on
Friends! This summer, the Le Diamant Bleu boat welcomes Babor, Mohamed Cheikh's temporary restaurant for a festive dinner cruise on the Seine on Saturdays from June to October 2022. For the night, enjoy Top Chef France 2021 winner’s dishes whilst admiring the greatest landmarks of the city. [Read more]
OFF Paris Seine, the floating hotel unveils its summer terrace on the quay
The OFF Paris Seine is a floating hotel moored port d’Austerlitz. In addition to the bedrooms looking on the Seine, this spring-summer 2022, the hotel unveils a new terrace on the quay! [Read more]
Rosé Piscine, the brand-new festive and sporting guinguette by Rosa Bonheur
Rosé Piscine – the latest Rosa Bonheur bar-guinguette – opens on Tuesday May 18, 2022. While waiting for the Arche Javel to open in July just across the venue – promising a huge barge swimming pool – go have relax, dance, have great food and work out with a fabulous program! [Read more]
Polpo Plage, the beach-terrace on the Sseine
Craving a beautiful fine sandy beach to sip a drink in the sun, an oyster in hand? Let us run to Polpo Plage expecting us from Thursday to Sunday to take it easy. [Read more]
La Bougeotte, the floating wine bar temporarily moored in the Bassin de La Villette
Temporary wine bar barge La Bougeotte once again moors in the Bassin de La Villette until early July! This floating wine bar unveils lots of great wines by French independent winemakers! [Read more]
La Nouvelle Seine: restaurant-bar, terrace and shows
La Nouvelle Seine barge, set at the foot of Notre-Dame, is a fabulous restaurant on the water, as well as a terrace-bar to make the most of the sun. Continue in the theater part with a humoristic show, a one man's show, or a cabaret show. [Read more]
Francette: Terrace on the Seine and underwater wine cellar, the latest trendy and indulging spot in Paris
You do not want to forget this name: Francette, and you are likely to hear a lot about this new summery place in Paris. Moored just across the Eiffel Tower, this XXL boat offers you to chill all summer long thanks to three mouthwatering areas: a penthouse, open in soft opening mode for now, a restaurant shining a light on French gastronomy to discover very soon, and an underwater wine cellar! [Read more]
Chez Mila, the terrace-barge at the foot of the Eiffel Tower
Trendy terrace at the foot of the Eiffel Tower Chez Mila is back for the 2021 summer season. For the summer, come and dance, chill and enjoy delicious bruschetta toasts and boards to share by the water. [Read more]
L’Eden Paris: the festive and trendy terrace-barge in Boulogne-Billancourt
Looking for a new place to chill by the water in Western Paris? Head to L’Eden, a festive and trendy boat featuring a terrace on the quay and at the front of the barge to sip on some delicious cocktails or nibble on good food. [Read more]
Flucturart terrace, cocktail bar in a floating urban art center for the summer 2021
How about enjoying the sun while sipping a nice cocktail in a beautiful cultural place? Head to Flucturart open-air terrace, a floating urban art center in Paris 7th arrondissement. This is also an opportunity to admire unobstructed views on the Eiffel Tower and the Grand Palais. [Read more]
Ducasse sur Seine, Alain Ducasse's gourmet restaurant boat, is back
Open since September 2018, Alain Ducasse's floating restaurant called Ducasse sur Seine invites you to travel and discover new flavors for lunch and dinner-cruises aboard an electric boat built especially for him. [Read more]
Enjoy the sun!
Dates and Opening Time
Starts 21 March 2022