MS Douro Queen

MS Douro Queen Review and Specifications

Specifications of MS Douro Queen

Year built2005  /  Age : 14
Flag state Portugal
BuilderWest Sea shipyard (Viana do Castelo, Portugal)
ClassDouro river cruiser
OwnerMystic Invest
OperatorDouro Azul
Speed12 kn / 22 kph / 14 mph
Length (LOA)78 m / 256 ft
Beam (width)11 m / 36 ft
Passengers65 - 130
Decks with cabins2

Review of MS Douro Queen

MS Douro Queen is a luxury river cruise ship (same design as Douro Cruiser) with capacity up to 126 guests. Douro River itineraies are with roundtrip Oporto departures and visit ports in both Portugal and Spain. The riverboat is owned by the Portugese travel company Douro Azul and often chartered by the UK travel company Saga Holidays.

MS Douro Queen

The ship features a top-deck swimming pool with 2 Jacuzzies and a spacious, partially shaded sun deck with plenty of deck chairs and sunloungers. On the lower decks are located the restaurant and the panorama lounge & bar. The restaurant offers international and traditional Portugese cuisine specialties. Meals are served in one leisurely sitting. Passengers can enjoy tasteful buffet-style breakfasts and lunches, as well as sumptuous 4-course waiter-served dinners. During the cruise there is also local entertainment onboard as local groups from the region through which the itinerary passes, board the ship for live dance and singing performances.

Douro Queen has all 65 cabins. All staterooms are outside facing. Upper Deck cabins are with private step-out balconies. Main Deck cabins are with large picture windows. All accommodations provide en-suite bathrooms (WC-shower), double or twin beds, as well as a safe, satellite television, hairdryer.

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