MS Amadeus Brilliant

MS Amadeus Brilliant Review and Specifications

Specifications of MS Amadeus Brilliant

Year built2011  /  Age : 8
Flag state Germany
BuilderShipyard De Hoop BV (Lobith, Holland)
OwnerLuftner Cruises
OperatorAmadeus River Cruises
Speed13 kn / 24 kph / 15 mph
Length (LOA)110 m / 361 ft
Beam (width)12 m / 39 ft
Gross Tonnage1566 gt
Passengers150
Crew40
Decks4
Cabins76
Decks with cabins3

Review of MS Amadeus Brilliant

MS Amadeus Brilliant cruise ship joined Luftner Cruises in April 2011. The premium riverboat fits in perfectly with the traditional elegance of Amadeus River Cruises - brand name owned by Luftner (shipowner).

MS Amadeus Brilliant cruise ship

Cabins

MS Amadeus Brilliant has four decks: Sun Deck and 3 passenger decks named after famous Austrian composers - Haydn, Mozart, and Strauss. The river cruise ship has 65 standard cabins (161 square feet), most of which feature French balconies and panoramic windows. The 9 suites, all found on the 3rd (Mozart) Deck, are 236 square feet and have French balconies. MS Amadeus Brilliant also has 2 single cabins (108 square feet). All accommodations, except for the singles, provide twin beds that can form queen beds. They also feature showers, seating areas, cabinets, TVs and phones. Ship's suites have minibars and flat-screen TVs. 

Shipboard facilities

Guests spend their leisure time on Brilliant's Sun Deck, where they can admire the sights from deck chairs or practice their putting on the putting green. MS Amadeus Brilliant also features a giant chessboard and shuffleboard. 

Meals are served in ship's Panorama Restaurant on Mozart Deck, where passengers can try light bites in the early morning or buffet breakfast a little later. Lunch is offered either standard sit-down or buffet style, while dinners are 5-course gourmet affairs with complimentary regional wines. Produce is regional and fresh. Passengers can also indulge in the afternoon tea and cake service, or pamper with a midnight snack. 

Other amenities onboard include massage, a hairdresser, a fitness room, an Internet station, Panorama, and Lido bars. Onshore excursions, guests can use complimentary bikes and wireless audio systems.

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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MS Amadeus Brilliant Itineraries

The below listed MS Amadeus Brilliant cruise prices on itineraries are only indicative and Per Person (in US dollars, based on double occupancy). These are the cheapest Luftner 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.

DateCruise NameDeparture PortPrice from
2019 May 10 8 days, one-way from Budapest to Passau Budapest
2019 Jun 08 7 days, round-trip 7 days Danube Cruise Passau
2019 Jun 15 7 days, round-trip 7 days Danube Cruise Passau
2019 Jun 22 7 days, round-trip 7 days Danube Cruise Passau
2019 Jun 29 7 days, one-way from Passau to Budapest Passau
2019 Jul 06 7 days, one-way from Budapest to Nuremberg Budapest $1529
2019 Jul 13 7 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Amsterdam Nuremberg
2019 Aug 30 8 days, one-way from Budapest to Passau Budapest
2019 Sep 06 7 days, round-trip 7 days Danube Cruise Passau
2019 Oct 27 7 days, round-trip 7 days Danube Cruise Passau $1875
2020 Apr 08 8 days, round-trip 7 days Holland and Belgium Cruise Amsterdam $1264
2020 May 20 8 days, one-way from Budapest to Passau Budapest $1925
2020 Jun 16 8 days, one-way from Budapest to Passau Budapest $1925
2020 Jun 23 15 days, round-trip 15 days Danube Cruise Passau $2698
2020 Jul 15 7 days, one-way from Passau to Budapest Passau $1813
2020 Sep 02 8 days, one-way from Budapest to Passau Budapest $1925
2020 Oct 28 7 days, round-trip 7 days Danube Cruise Passau $1679