RIVER PRINCESS Ship Review
RIVER PRINCESS Overview
Like her sisters, Uniworld‘s River Princess allows guests the ability to experience some of the finest sights in Europe aboard a boutique ship that places as much emphasis on what’s aboard as ashore.
First entering service in 2001, River Princess is 360 feet long and carries 132 guests in 66 staterooms and 4 suites. French balconies are featured on all staterooms and suites located on Rhine Deck, ensuring magnificent views of the passing countryside. She was extensively refurbished in 2011.
RIVER PRINCESS Staterooms
There are five stateroom categories aboard River Princess and one suite category. Lavishly appointed riverview staterooms and suites have handcrafted Savoir® of England beds draped in 100% Egyptian cotton lines and European duvets, along with a menu of pillow choices. Stateroom and suite amenities include: generous built-in closets, hair dryer, individual climate-control thermostat, direct-dial telephone, flatscreen TV with infotainment center, and safe.
Marble bathrooms include: L’Occitane en Provence and Hermés bath and body products, plush towels, bathroom towel warmers, backlit magnifying mirror, heated mirrors, cozy bathrobes and slippers.
All suites are uniquely decorated and have additional amenities and services, including: in-suite butler service; packing and unpacking assistance; in-room breakfast; daily fruit and cookie plate, and an elegant evening snack; iPod dock; Nespresso coffee machine and fine teas; fully stocked minibar; bottle of wine upon arrival; shoeshine; and free laundry service.
RIVER PRINCESS Public Areas
River Princess features wireless internet access throughout, as well as a lounge offering panoramic views, a bar, an elegantly appointed dining room, a cozy Captain’s lounge and a library.
Out on deck, passengers will find ample space for sunning and sightseeing as well as a fitness room, spa, and shops. All public areas are equipped with Wi-Fi access. Guests sailing aboard River Princess also have the use of complimentary bicycles and Nordic walking sticks while ashore.
River Princess sails to some of the most picturesque and historically significant destinations along the Danube, including Turkey, Romania, Serbia, Bulgaria, Croatia, Austria, Hungary, Slovakia, Germany and France.
Itineraries & Pricing
- 10-day Danube and Main (“Delightful Danube & Prague”), Budapest to Prague, from $3,299, balconies from $4,794, May-Nov
- 12-day Danube (“Highlights of Eastern Europe & Istanbul”), Budapest to Istanbul, from $4,499, balconies from $6,094, Apr-Oct
- 21-day Danube (“Portraits of Eastern Europe”), Prague to Istanbul, from $8,898, balconies from $11,888, Apr-Oct
River Cruisers Should Know!
- River Princess is equipped with a passenger elevator.
- The average suite size aboard River Princess is approximately 214 square feet.
- River Princess features bolder interior colors than sister River Empress.
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