MS Amadeus Diamond Review and Specifications
Specifications of MS Amadeus Diamond
|Year built||2009 / Age : 9|
|Builder||Shipyard De Hoop BV (Lobith, Holland)|
|Operator||Amadeus River Cruises, Phoenix Reisen|
|Speed||13 kn / 24 kph / 15 mph|
|Length (LOA)||110 m / 361 ft|
|Beam (width)||12 m / 39 ft|
|Gross Tonnage||1566 gt|
|Decks with cabins||3|
Review of MS Amadeus Diamond
MS Amadeus Diamond cruise ship joined the fleet of Amadeus River Cruises in 2009. The 150-passenger riverboat is owned by Luftner Cruises and currently operated under charter by the German cruisetour company Phoenix Reisen.
The ship has four decks: Sun Deck and 3 passenger decks named after famous Austrian composers - Haydn, Mozart and Strauss. The river cruise ship has 62 standard cabins (161 square feet/15 m2), most of which feature French balconies and panoramic windows. The 12 suites, all found on the 3rd (Mozart) Deck, are 236 square feet (22 m2) and have French balconies. All accommodations 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.
Guests spend their leisure time on Diamond's Sun Deck, where they can admire the sights from deck chairs or practice their putting on the putting green. MS Amadeus Diamond 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, Internet station, Panorama and Lido bars. On shore excursions, guests can use complimentary bikes and wireless audio systems.
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