Review of MS Rhein Prinzessin deck 3 (Orion-Lobby-Dining-Lounge)
The fore-located Panorama Lounge has large windows for 270-degree views. Onboard entertainment (at the Lounge) includes themed dance parties with live music performances (in the evenings, by a resident musician and local folklore artists), crew show, daily quizzes, language courses, lectures, playing cards, and popular board games.
The aft-located Panorama Restaurant has floor-ceiling windows and large Buffet Station. Dining on the boat is complimentary and with fixed/assigned seating. Dining options include buffet breakfasts and waiter-served 4-course lunches and dinners. Desserts with coffee are served afterward. The main course for dinner must be selected at noon, from an a la carte menu. All meals are served in common table times. Dishes for special diets (gluten-free, lactose-free, diabetics, etc) are provided upon request. Special dietary requirements, food allergies, and intolerances must be notified in advance.
Captain's Club is a maritime-themed lounge (accessible from Panorama Lounge) with comfortable wooden furniture (sofas, round tables, armchairs) and traditional seafaring accessories on the walls.
The midship-located foyer (lobby area) has two ship entrances (portside and starboard), Tour Office (itinerary information, shore excursions bookings), Reception Desk (24-hour guest services, assistance, purser), Boutique Shop (selling souvenirs, clothing, jewelry, cosmetics, toiletries, sweets), Library (reading lounge with books, DVDs, puzzles, board games).
Cruise cabins from 400 to 417, all of which are Outside Twin Staterooms with French Balcony, in categories F and H1-Single.
Cruise cabins from 300 to 329 are Twin-Plus staterooms in Category E (half-deck higher than the others).
Aft are located staff and crew cabins.
One staircase (forward) connects all decks. One lift (forward) connects decks Saturn and Orion.