MS Royal Crown

MS Royal Crown cruise ship
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Cruise line
River Cruises

Current cruise:
21 nights / 22 days, one-way from Regensburg to Basel
13 Jul, 2018 - 04 Aug, 2018

MS Royal Crown Review and Specifications

Specifications of MS Royal Crown

Year built1996  /  Age : 22
Flag state Germany
Speed12 kn / 22 kph / 14 mph
Length (LOA)110 m / 361 ft
Beam (width)11 m / 36 ft
Gross Tonnage2721 gt
Passengers45 - 90
Crew30
Decks3
Cabins45
Decks with cabins2
Last Refurbishment2010
Former namesRiver Cloud

Review of MS Royal Crown

MS Royal Crown operates on Danube River cruises exclusively, with itineraries offering departures from Vienna and Budapest. This elegant river cruise ship combines the charm of the 1930s with comfort and service of a 4-star vessel. The riverboat is privately owned and chartered by various cruise companies, including Noble Caledonia, Hebridean Island Cruises, Voyages of Discovery.

MS Royal Crown features spacious teak decks, cozy public rooms and elegant staterooms with rosewood, marble and mahogany, together with specially designed furniture and rich fabrics, all blending together to create this unique river boat. 

Built in 1996 (originally named "River Cloud") and extensively refurbished in 2010, the 90-passenger Royal Crown was designed for sailing along the rivers flowing through Europe's heart. The expensive materials and exquisite furniture give the ship her unique atmosphere. Onboard facilities include a lounge with panoramic views, restaurant with open seating, library, boutique and fitness area. Breakfast is served buffet style, while lunch is a salad buffet with hot served choices. Dinner is a served 4-course meal. In addition, beer, house wine and soft drinks are included at both dinner and lunch.

Outside there is a lido bar, large sun deck, putting green and chessboard. The air-conditioning system ensures comfortable temperatures inside the ship. Two powerful engines propel ms Royal Crown up to a speed of 12 knots. During the voyage, guests have the opportunity to visit the officers and captain in the Bridge and learn more about navigating. No doctor is available onboard. Smoking is limited to ship's Sun deck.

MS Royal Crown

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The following table shows an exemplary "Black Sea River Cruise" itinerary (as ports sequence and dates). The route covers the entire distance between Holland and Romania.

21 MayDeparting from Amsterdam, Holland
22 May     Amsterdam, Holland   
23 May     Cologne, Germany   
24 May     Koblenz, Germany   
24 May     Rudesheim, Germany   
25 May     Mainz, Germany   
26 May     Miltenberg, Germany   
26 May     Wertheim, Germany   
27 May     Wurzburg, Germany   
28 May     Bamberg, Germany   
29 May     Nuremberg, Germany   
30 May     Regensburg, Germany   
31 May     Passau, Germany   
01 Jun     Melk, Austria   
02-03 Jun     Vienna, Austria (Overnight)   
03 Jun     Vienna, Austria   
04 Jun     Bratislava, Slovakia   
05 Jun     Budapest, Hungary   
06 Jun     Kalocsa, Hungary   
07 Jun     Mohacs, Pecs, Hungary   
08 Jun     Belgrade, Serbia   
09 Jun     Iron Gate, Serbia-Romania   
10 Jun     Veliko Turnovo, Arbanasi, Bulgaria
11 Jun     Constanta, Romania   
12 Jun     Tulcea, Romania   
13 JunArriving in Bucharest, Romania

The "23 nights / 24 days voyage is themed  "from Amsterdam to Bucharest", with prices starting from around USD 9,600 per person (double occupancy rates). The reverse itinerary (Black Sea to Holland) is usually break down to the following segments - Bucharest to Budapest, Budapest to Nuremberg, and Nuremberg to Amsterdam. Often, the disembarkation ports (Nuremberg, Budapest, Vienna) are overnights.

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MS Royal Crown Itineraries 2018

The below listed MS Royal Crown cruise prices on 2018 itineraries are only indicative and Per Person (in US dollars, based on double occupancy). These are the cheapest River Cruises fares on the ship’s lowest category cabins available for booking. Cruise fares typically change with departure dates approaching, last minute deals, discounts, promotions, independent travel agency offers.

Departure
Itinerary ports
Regensburg cruise port

13 July 201821 nights / 22 days, one-way from Regensburg to Basel
Prices starting
from $13470
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13 Jul      Departing from Regensburg, Germany   
15 Jul     Kelheim, Germany   
16 Jul     Nuremberg, Germany   
17 Jul     Bamberg, Germany   
18 Jul     Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Germany   
19 Jul     Miltenberg, Germany   
20 Jul     Mainz, Germany   
21 Jul     Rhine Gorge, Germany   
21 Jul     Koblenz, Germany   
22 Jul     Cochem, Germany   
23 Jul     Bernkastel-Kues, Germany   
24 Jul - 25 Jul     Trier, Germany(Overnight)   
25 Jul     Trier, Germany   
26 Jul     Traben-Trarbach, Germany   
27 Jul     Alken, Germany   
28 Jul     Rudesheim, Germany   
29 Jul     Heidelberg, Germany   
30 Jul     Speyer, Germany   
31 Jul     Baden-Baden, Germany   
01 Aug     Strasbourg, France   
02 Aug     Breisach am Rhein, Germany   
03 Aug - 04 Aug     Basel, Switzerland(Overnight)   
04 Aug      Arriving in Basel, Switzerland   

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Regensburg cruise port

13 July 201811 nights / 12 days, one-way from Regensburg to Trier
Prices starting
from $7838
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13 Jul      Departing from Regensburg, Germany   
15 Jul     Kelheim, Germany   
16 Jul     Nuremberg, Germany   
17 Jul     Bamberg, Germany   
18 Jul     Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Germany   
19 Jul     Miltenberg, Germany   
20 Jul     Mainz, Germany   
21 Jul     Rhine Gorge, Germany   
21 Jul     Koblenz, Germany   
22 Jul     Cochem, Germany   
23 Jul     Bernkastel-Kues, Germany   
24 Jul - 25 Jul     Trier, Germany(Overnight)   
25 Jul      Arriving in Trier, Germany   

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Traben-Trarbach cruise port

24 July 201810 nights / 11 days, one-way from Trier to Basel
Prices starting
from $7125
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24 Jul      Departing from Trier, Germany   
26 Jul     Traben-Trarbach, Germany   
27 Jul     Alken, Germany   
28 Jul     Rudesheim, Germany   
29 Jul     Heidelberg, Germany   
30 Jul     Speyer, Germany   
31 Jul     Baden-Baden, Germany   
01 Aug     Strasbourg, France   
02 Aug     Breisach am Rhein, Germany   
03 Aug - 04 Aug     Basel, Switzerland(Overnight)   
04 Aug      Arriving in Basel, Switzerland   

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