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Onboard the S.S. Antoinette one of Uniworlds beautiful Super Ships guests immediately feel as if they have stepped into Frances 18th-century Palace of Versailles. The luxurious surroundings feature unique decorative elements and a warm and welcoming ambiance. Fine Brazilian marble adorns the walls and floors and a sparkling 19th-century Venetian glass mirror rests high above the reception desk. The two-story foyer boasts a 10-foot blue Strauss Baccarat chandelier with huge sapphires, a stunning piece that once hung in New Yorks famous Tavern on the Green.

A collection of carefully selected original artwork can be found throughout this spectacular vessel including black and white sketches, color lithographs, and oil paintings created by such acclaimed artists as Humphrey Jennings, John Bellany, and Russian painters Yuri Matushevski and Viktor Templi.

Ship Features and Amenities

Lavishly appointed riverview staterooms and suites have handcrafted Savoir of England beds draped in 100% Egyptian cotton linens and a menu of pillow choices. Staterooms and suites on the La Princesse Deck have full balconies and staterooms on the La Duchesse Deck have French balconies.

Other 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 a safe. Marble bathrooms feature L Occitane en Provence bath and body products, plush towels, special towel warmers, backlit magnifying mirror, and cozy waffle bathrobes and slippers.

Staterooms on the La Duchesse Deck have French balconies with floor-to-ceiling windows that can be raised or lowered with the touch of a button. Click here to take a closer look at this one-of-kind balcony.

All suites are uniquely decorated and have additional amenities and services, including in-suite special butler service, packing and unpacking assistance, full breakfast menu, daily fruit and cookie plate, elegant evening snack, robes and slippers, iPod docking station, Nespresso coffee machine and fine teas, fully stocked mini bar, free laundry and shoe shine service, bottle of wine upon arrival, Hermes bath products, one-per-person in-suite well-being treatment, and a special dinner in L Orangerie Sky Lounge.

The Royal Suite offers additional benefits, including a separate and spacious living room, and a bathroom with a separate rain shower and tub, as well as a secluded toilet and bidet area.

Public areas include:

  • Salon du Grand Trianon with full-service bar and dance floor
  • Le Cinema Pigalle movie theater
  • Sun deck with L Orangerie Sky Lounge
  • Restaurant de Versailles
  • Heated enclosed swimming pool
  • Fitness center
  • Serenity River Spa
  • Boutique
  • Guest laundry
  • Elevator
  • 24-hour specialty coffee and tea bar
  • Free Internet and Wi-Fi access

Le Cinema Pigalle, the ships state-of-the-art 3D movie theater is the first of its kind in the river cruise industry, with Dolby surround sound and 20 plush seats for comfortable viewing. Movie lovers can enjoy a selection of fine films and a choice of snacks (including popcorn, candy, and even hors d oeuvres).

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

Facts

  • Inaugurated: 2011
  • Length: 443 ft
  • Width: 37.5 ft
  • Voltage: 110/220 volts
  • Guests: 154
  • Staff: 57
  • Royal Suite: 1 (391 sq ft)
  • Suites: 9 (294 sq ft)
  • Staterooms: 64 (163-196 sq ft)