RV La Marguerite

RV La Marguerite Review and Specifications

Specifications of RV La Marguerite

Year built 2009  /  Age : 8
Builder Vietnam
Class Mekong river cruiser
Owner Indochina Sails
Length (LOA) 66 m / 217 ft
Gross Tonnage 900 gt
Passengers 46 - 92
Crew 38
Decks 4
Cabins 46
Decks with cabins 4

Review of RV La Marguerite

The RV La Marguerite boat cruises on Mekong River (in Vietnam and Cambodia) leaving out of Saigon and Siem Reap the whole year round.

La Marguerite ship offers all-inclusive deals on Mekong Delta cruises in Vietnam and Cambodia. The boat is currently chartered by "Travelmarvel" (luxury river cruise tour package company) on itineraries between Saigon and Siem Reap.La Marguerite cruise ship (Mekong River) The La Marguerite ship's interior is designed in French colonial boutique style, recalling the Art Nouveau period's elegance. The decoration features colonial furniture and ornaments, local (hand-made) arts, artifacts. The onboard gourmet dining, personalized service and destination-rich excursions (price-included) just add more to the signature Southeast Asia river cruising experience.

  • Passenger decks: 4 (out of 4)
  • Cabin grades number: 5
  • Total number of cabins: 46 (of which 8 Suites, and 30 balcony staterooms)
  • (Sadec) Sun Deck – loungers, Swimming Pool, Fitness, Spa/Massage/Beauty Salon
  • (Saigon) Upper Deck – Saigon Lounge&Bar, Panorama Lounge, Library, Gift Shop
  • (Tonle) Main Deck – Mekong Restaurant
  • (Mekong) Lower Deck – crew cabins.
  • The ship also has a laundry room and bakery.
  • The shipowner follows strict control of food handling (storage, processing, display).
  • All the crew is trained in both emergency and non-emergency First Aid.
  • The boat has a diesel generator set, fire hydrants/hoses, fire extinguishers, life jackets.
  • There are water-treatment plants for desalination and purification, which are based on UV and osmosis. The sewage-treatment plant is microbiotic.
  • Themed onboard entertainment options are local folklore music/dance performances, dinners with traditional local cuisine specialties.
  • With similar itineraries on Mekong river cruises in Cambodia and Vietnam are the riverboats Viking Mekong, (AmaWaterways) AmaLotus and AmaDaraUniworld River OrchidScenic Spirit, (CroisiEurope) Indochine and Indochine II.

La Marguerite cabins

Staterooms Types, Sizes, Categories (high to low)

  • cabin amenities – personal safe, hair dryer, mini-bar, bathrobe & slippers, plush bedding, writing desk, individual air-conditioning. All public rooms and cabins have smoke detectors.
  • 80% of all outside cabins are with balconies.
  • Luxury Suites – STE (x2, deck3), size 425 ft2 / 39 m2
  • Junior Suites -JR (x6, deck3), sizes 290 ft2 / 27 m2
  • Balcony Staterooms – A (x14, deck2), B (x16, deck1) – sizes 226 ft2 / 21 m2
  • RiverView Staterooms – C (x8, Mekong deck) – sizes 226 ft2 / 21m2.
  • Staterooms have twin beds, wardrobe, writing desk, sofa, mini-bar, safe, TV, telephone, private bathroom (with shower), hairdryer, kimono, slippers.

La Marguerite ship on Mekong River

River Cruise Itineraries

The La Marguerite boat is currently operated by "Travelmarvel" (luxury river cruise tour package company) on Mekong itineraries (southbound and northbound) between Saigon and Siem Reap. The itinerary is themed:

  • 16-days "Vietnam and Cambodia, the Riches of Mekong" [flight from Hanoi to Siem Reap/Angkor Wat, travel to Kampong for embarkation, Mekong cruise to Ho Chi Minh City/Saigon], with a 2-night stay in Hanoi, 1-night Ha Long Bay, 3 nights to travel to Siem Reap, sailing, ending with 2-night stay in Ho Chi Minh.
  • 8-days Mekong Delta cruises visit the following ports of call:  Saigon, My Tho, Cai Be district, Vinh Long, Sa Dec, Tan Chau, Phnom Penh, Chong Koh, Oudong, Kampong Tralach, Kampong Chhnang, Tonle Sap Lake cruise, Siem Reap, Tonle Sap, Vinh Long.

Note: You can see the CruiseMapper's list of all river cruise ships and riverboats in the "itinerary" section of our River Cruises hub. All companies and their fleets are listed there.

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RV La Marguerite Itineraries 2017

The below listed RV La Marguerite cruise prices on 2017 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.

Itinerary ports
Cai Be cruise port

25 July 2017 7 nights / 8 days, one-way from My Tho to Siem Reap
Prices starting
from $3368
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26 Jul      Departing from My Tho, Mekong Delta, Vietnam   
27 Jul     Cai Be, Mekong Delta, Vietnam   
28 Jul     Sa Dec, Mekong Delta, Vietnam   
28 Jul - 29 Jul     Tan Chau, Mekong Delta, Vietnam (Overnight)   
29 Jul     Tan Chau, Mekong Delta, Vietnam   
29 Jul     Mekong River   
30 Jul     Phnom Penh, Cambodia   
31 Jul     Chong Koh, Cambodia (Oudong)   
31 Jul     Kampong Tralach, Cambodia   
31 Jul     Tonle Sap Lake, Cambodia   
01 Aug     Kampong Chhnang, Cambodia   
01 Aug     Tonle Sap Lake, Cambodia   
02 Aug      Arriving in Siem Reap, Cambodia