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The cosmopolitan style of River Empress, with its rich jewel tones and vibrant atmosphere, is certain to captivate you. Whether you’re dining in the ship’s sleek restaurant-reminiscent of a New York jazz and supper club-or relaxing over a cup of tea on the Sun Deck as you gaze out at the 360-degree view, there is no better or more relaxing way to travel through the scenic heartland of Europe.

Lavishly appointed riverview staterooms and suites have handcrafted Savoir of England beds draped in high-thread count 100% Egyptian cotton sheets and European duvets, along with a menu of pillow options. Staterooms and suites on the Rhine Deck have French balconies.

Stateroom and suite amenities include: generous built-in closets, hair dryer, individual climate-control thermostat, direct-dial telephone, infotainment center with flat-screen TV and complimentary movie and entertainment options, bottled water, and safe Marble bathrooms include: L’Occitane en Provence bath and body products, plush towels, backlit magnifying mirror, and cozy waffle bathrobes

All suites are uniquely decorated and have additional amenities and services, including daily fruit and cookie plate, elegant evening snack, robes and slippers, iPod docking station, Nespresso coffee machine, bathroom towel warmers, heated mirrors, fully stocked mini bar, bottle of wine upon arrival, in-suite morning coffee and tea service, full breakfast menu, free shoe shine and laundry service, Hermes bath products, and one-per-person in-suite well-being treatment.

Public areas include:

  • Main Lounge with full-service bar
  • Captains Lounge with library and full-service bar
  • Patio lounge
  • Sky lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Sun deck with life-size chessboard and shuffleboard
  • Fitness center
  • Sauna
  • Serenity River Spa
  • Guest laundry and ironing facilities
  • Elevator
  • 24-hour specialty coffee and tea bar
  • Free Internet and Wi-Fi access

Additional ship amenities include: 24-hour reception service, complimentary 24-hour specialty coffee and tea bar, use of bicycles and Nordic walking sticks, and free Internet and Wi-Fi access

Facts

  • Inaugurated: 2001
  • Remodeled: 2014
  • Length: 361 ft
  • Width: 37.5 ft
  • Voltage: 220 volts
  • Guests: 130
  • Staff: 41
  • Suites: 4 (214 sq ft)
  • Categories 1-5 Staterooms: 62 (151 sq ft)