Nicols Confort 900 Canal and river cruiser

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Boat REF# 171341
LOA 8.85m
Year 1997
Construction GRP
Underwater profile Full-displacement
Berths 5
Engine 1 x Diesel 40hp, Vetus P4 (1997)
Lying Bourgogne

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Extra Details

Builder Nicols
Lying Bourgogne
Discounts available from our Preferred Partners
Fuel capacity 300.0 ltr Total - 1 Tanks
Water capacity 800.0 ltr Total - 1 Tanks


Engine 1 x Diesel 40hp
Engine make and model Vetus P4 (1997)
Engine Hours engine1:   8282
Engine Cooled Indirect
Steering Wheel
Drive Shaft
Prop(s) 3 blade bronze
Fuel consumption (approx) 3.0 ltr /hour At Cruising Speed
Cruising speed (approx) 4 knots
Max speed (approx) 6 knots

Vetus 40hp diesel with 8282 hours. Two domestic batteries, one starter battery. 100 liter hot water tank heated by the engine and connecters for the unique Nicols swimming pool available by separate negotiation.


LOA 8.85m
Beam 3.40m
Draft Max 0.65m
Airdraft 2.75m
Displacement 4,000kg
Headroom 1.90m
Storage On marina

Electrical Systems

3 batteries charged by: engine


Construction GRP
Underwater profile Full-displacement
Finish Gelcoat finish

Known for innovative design and quality construction the Nicols yard is one of the most prolific constructers of inland waterway craft in France both for the hire and private markets. Heavily constructed to cope with hire fleet life, this 900 confort left the yard in 1997


Total # of berths 5
No. of double berths 2
No. of single berths 1
Cabin(s) 2
Handbasin 2
Shower 2
Heads 2 heads (Manual)
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A double cabin forward a wheelhouse saloon central and another double or triple cabin aft. Almost 2m of headroom and deep windows ensure a feeling of space and light and each cabin has en-suite shower & toilette facilities. Ease of access is catered for by a large opening side door or a dive platform aft which allow easy boarding whether moored side on to the bank or stern to in a marina. The living accommodation is heated by a Truma 4000 blown air system and a 100 litre hot water tank ensure lashings of hot water for everyone. On deck forward is a dining table ideal for intimate dining or those solitary moments with a good book, whilst the aft terrace is great for entertaining and the roof for sunbathing.

2 burner gas cooker

Nav Equipment

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Deck Gear

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1 anchors
0.00m of chain

Safety Equipment

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1 bilge pumps (0 manual / 1 Electric)

Broker's Comments

Canal and river cruiser for sale by Boatshed Bourgogne. We are pleased to offer this Nicols 900 Confort for sale. Nicols are renowned for combining innovative design and quality construction and their distinctive motor cruisers are a familiar site throughout Europe’s waterways. This 900 Confort is an ideal boat for a couple with a young family or who wish to invite guests in comfort. For further information and appointments to view, please contact Graham WHARMBY your broker at Boatshed Bourgogne.

These boat details are subject to contract.
Note: Offers on the asking price may be considered.

This Nicols Confort 900 Canal and river cruiser has been personally photographed and viewed by Boatshed broker of Boatshed Bourgogne. Click here for contact details.
Disclaimer The particulars detailed herein are intended to give a fair description of the vessel but their accuracy cannot be guaranteed. These particulars are not and shall not form part of any offer or contract for the sale of the vessel and are supplied on the understanding that all negotiations shall be through Boatshed, who act as agents for the vendor. The vendor is not selling in the course of a business unless otherwise stated. The prospective purchaser is strongly recommended to check the particulars and, where considered appropriate, at his own expense, to employ qualified agents to carry out structural and/or mechanical and/or electrical surveys and inspections in order to assess the actual condition of the vessel before purchase.

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