Sanctuary Yangzi Explorer cabins and suites review at CruiseMapper provides detailed information on cruise accommodations, including floor plans, photos, room types and categories, cabin sizes, furniture details and included by Sanctuary Retreats (River Cruises) en-suite amenities and services.
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Imperial Suite and Celestial Suite
|Cabin size:||1185 ft2 / 110 m2|
|Location (on decks):||forward on deck 3-Xiling|
Mandarin Suite and Jade Suite
|Cabin size:||870 ft2 / 81 m2|
|Location (on decks):||forward on deck 5-Qutang|
|Cabin size:||420 ft2 / 39 m2|
|Location (on decks):||4-Wu, 5-Qutang|
|Cabin size:||335 ft2 / 31 m2|
|Location (on decks):||2-Main, 3-Xiling, 4-Wu|
Sanctuary Yangzi Explorer cabins review
The riverboat Sanctuary Yangzi Explorer has a total of 62 balcony staterooms, of which 38x Deluxe Cabins (31 m2), 20x Standard Suites (39 m2) and 4x Premium Suites (bow location, 81-110 m2). The cruise ship also has connecting cabins (with adjoining doors) for quad occupancy.
Standard cabin amenities include King-size double bed (some convertible to twins), bedroom bench, 2-seater sofa (or daybed), bedside cabinets (2x drawers, phone, alarmclock, power sockets, reading lamps), wardrobe, electronic safe box (in the closet), mini bar (drinks cost extra), flat LCD TV (satellite reception), phone (onboard calls only - Reception Desk, passenger cabins), writing table with chair, individually controlled air-conditioning.
All staterooms feature neo-classic decor style, warm colors, luxury furniture (natural materials, soft Italian leather, premium timber, French fabrics), large en-suite bathrooms (single-sink, WC, glass shower, hairdryer), private step-out balconies (with outdoor furniture - armchairs and coffee table).
- Category Deluxe are triple cabins (can accommodate a 3rd passenger). As bonus perks are offered complimentary laundry (total 8 pieces per cabin per cruise), complimentary shoe shine service (2 pairs per cabin per cruise), free Wi-Fi, complimentary beverages (soft drinks upon arrival), welcome tea service, exclusive access to Suite Lounge (Deck 6) on full cruise days (between 9 am - 7 pm) with complimentary afternoon canapes and speciality coffees-teas, local beers and house wines.
- Ship's grand suites are named MANDARIN and JADE (Deck 5) and CELESTIAL and IMPERIAL (Deck 3). They all have separate bedroom, living area, dining area (table with chairs), and are located forward. Bonus perks (complimentary services) include in-cabin dining (1x gourmet dinner), sparkling wine (on embarkation day), in-cabin Afternoon Tea service, speciality coffees-teas throughout the voyage (served at Dynasty Restaurant and all bars), 24-hour room service, complimentary shore excursions, complimentary laundry (total 20 pieces per cabin per cruise), complimentary shoe shine service (unlimited).
Sanctuary Retreats China cruise deals are inclusive of 3 daily meals (on all full cruise days) plus debarkation day breakfast, beverages with all meals (including local beers, house wines, soft drinks, bottled water), entrance fees (on scheduled sightseeing tours), scheduled shipboard activities and entertainment. Longer cruises are also inclusive of overnight hotel stays (Peninsula Hotel Beijing, Peninsula Hotel Shanghai, Marco Polo Hotel Wuhan, Chongqing InterContinental), as well as airport-hotel-airport and hotel-ship-hotel transfers.
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