Review of MS River Chanson deck 2 (Promenade-Lobby)
The midship Lobby area houses Reception Desk (24-hour guest services, information, assistance, purser), Tour Office (Cruise Director), and Library (reading corner with books, popular board games, Internet, laptop).
Dining Room Restaurant (midship-aft) has large windows and is operated with an open-seating arrangement. Dining tables are with capacity 2-4-6-8 seats. Here are offered buffet breakfast, 3-course lunch, and 4-course dinner. Lunches and dinners are served with complimentary local beers and high-quality regional wines. At all meals are provided for free soft drinks (juices, sodas, tea, coffee).
Food is prepared by ship's chef and with freshest, locally sourced products supplied from markets and suppliers in the visited river ports along the cruise tour itinerary. A special event held in the Restaurant is Captain's Gala Dinner (once per voyage).
Adjacent to the Restaurant is the Galley (ship kitchen).
The fore-located Salon-Bar has comfortable seating (low tables with leather armchairs and sofas), floor-ceiling windows, and grand piano (Steinway) for live performances in the afternoons and evenings. In the Lounge are held daily media presentations, lectures, live concerts. In the Lounge are served daily morning coffee and Afternoon Tea.
The ship also has a 24-hour tea-coffee station (in the Lounge) with complimentary beverages (coffee, tea, mineral water, juices), fruits, and light snacks (cakes, pastries).
Cruise cabins from 1 to 15, all of which are Junior Suites (category A) with three floor-ceiling windows and Queen-size double bed. For disabled passengers is available one wheelchair-accessible handicap cabin (midship-starboard).
Aft on Promenade Deck is mounted a motorized rescue boat with launching crane.