RIVER CRUISE with Emerald Waterways

Emerald Waterways offer comfort and innovation on-board their new state-of-the-art Star-Ships.

Emerald Waterways have been extremely successful in introducing a more affordable modern 4 star plus experience aimed not only at the ‘grey’ market but younger guests including families. The first 2 ships entered service in 2014, two more in 2015 and a further four in 2017.

Their modern fleet includes a unique dual-purpose area at the aft of the ship that transforms from an indoor, heated pool with retractable roof during the day, to a cinema at night. A second impressive state-of-the-art feature is the balcony cabins that transform into conservatories at the touch of a button.

You can enjoy five-course a la carte dining in the Reflections Restaurant as well as al fresco light bites in The Terrace which includes an open-air dining space (for breakfast and lunch only).

Coffee, tea and water, as well as wine, spirits and beer with lunch and dinner are included as well as free Wi-Fi connection.

On board you have five room grades to choose from: Emerald Panorama Balcony Suite, the Owner’s One-Bedroom Suite, the Riverview Suite, the Grand Balcony Suite or the Emerald Stateroom.

Shore excursions and transfers are included, although in-depth or unusual shore excursions are surcharged. The new Emerald ACTIVE excursions offer guided bicycle rides, expert led hikes and canoeing trips at no extra cost at selected ports. Their Emerald PLUS programme offers guests a more in-depth cultural experience at no extra cost.

Photo: Emerald Liberte at the famous Saint-Bénézet Bridge Avignon (Emerald Cruises) 164

More of My Articles

Sydney

Situated at the mouth of the Parramatta River, Greater Sydney and its extensive suburbs surround one of the world's greatest natural harbours with dozens of bays and inlets. The main city centre lies on a promontory on the southern bank of the harbour, between the smaller inlets of Darling Harbour...

Istanbul

Culture and History Istanbul is Turkey's largest city and one of the largest in Europe; it is the only city in the world to straddle two continents - Asia and Europe. Owing to its strategically important location on the Bosphorus Strait, Istanbul down through the ages has been fought over...

Marseilles

Marseilles was the fifth port of call on our most recent cruise aboard Oceania’s Riviera visiting the Italian and French Riviera.  Marseilles is the second largest French city and its main seaport. I was expecting a large rather dingy port but how wrong I was. Out of all the ports...

Contact Us

Get in touch with a Personal Travel Expert for information about our Destinations, travel advice or a quote.

0786 488 1126
simon@designertravel.co.uk

We'll call you back

Leave us your contact details and we will be in touch as soon as possible.