MS Emily Bronte

MS Emily Bronte Review and Specifications

Specifications of MS Emily Bronte

Year built2017  /  Age : 1
Flag state Switzerland
BuilderVahali Shipyards (Sremska Mitrovica, Serbia)
OwnerScylla AG
OperatorRiviera Travel
Speed13 kn / 24 kph / 15 mph
Length (LOA)135 m / 443 ft
Beam (width)12 m / 39 ft
Passengers169
Crew44
Decks4
Cabins86
Decks with cabins3
Sister-shipsRobert Burns, Thomas Hardy, Oscar Wilde, William Wordsworth

Current itinerary of MS Emily Bronte

MS Emily Bronte current cruise is 7 days, round-trip The Blue Danube. Prices start from USD 2698 (double occupancy rates). The itinerary starts on 24 Sep, 2018 and ends on 01 Oct, 2018.

Date / TimePort
24 Sep      Departing from Budapest, Hungary   
25 Sep     Esztergom, Hungary   
25 Sep     Danube River   
26 Sep     Bratislava, Slovakia   
27 Sep     Durnstein, Austria   
27 Sep     Wachau Valley, Austria   
27 Sep     Melk, Austria   
28 Sep     Linz, Austria   
29 Sep     Vienna, Austria   
30 Sep     Danube River   
30 Sep     Budapest, Hungary   
01 Oct      Arriving in Budapest, Hungary   

Review of MS Emily Bronte

MS Emily Bronte cruise ship (built 2017) is operated under charter by the UK cruisetour company Riviera Travel on itineraries along Rhine, Danube and Moselle rivers. Sisterships are Thomas Hardy (2016), Oscar Wilde (2017), Robert Burns (2018), William Wordsworth (2019). The riverboat is owned by the Swiss company Scylla Cruises.

MS Emily Bronte river cruise ship

Shipboard dining and entertainment options

The riverboat features an elegant Lobby (entrance hall on Diamond / Upper Deck) with Reception Desk (24-hour assistance, information, purser services), Travel Desk (tours and excusrions information, onboard cruise booking) and Boutique Shop. From the entrance hall passengers walk into a stylish Bar Lounge with bow location, floor-ceiling windows, comfortanle seating and full-service Bar.

Aft on Diamond Deck is the Bistro - Lido Restaurant, an alternative to the Dining Room Restaurant. The Bistro is served by its own Bar and also doubles as Library. It has an outdoor terrace and open kitchen. Here are served early Breakfast, light Lunch and Dinner. In good weather, the floor-ceiling window doors are fully opened onto the terrace for al fresco dining. Bistro's dining is complimentary, but dinners require reservations due to restaurant's small capacity  (10 tables with 2 or 4 seats). Ship's Dining Room Restaurant (on Ruby / Middle Deck) provides single-seating capacity buffet Breakfast and waiter-served Lunch and Dinner.

On Emerald / Lower Deck is the ship's Wellness Centre consisting of Beauty Salon (hairdresser and barber services, nail studio), Fitness (Gym Room) and Spa (treatment room for massages). All cabin decks are fully air-conditioned and accessed via lift (passenger elevator) and wrought-iron staircase.

Sun Deck provides Giant Chess Set, Mini Golf (Putting Green), retractable Awnings (shaded seating area), aft Pool Deck (Splash Pool, Jacuzzi, sunbathing area with loungers and deckchairs), full bar service. The fore-located Navigation Bridge (called "Wheelhouse" on riverboats) is passenger accessible and telescopic (can be lowered for passing under low bridges).

Cabins

Like the sisterships, Emily Bronte has a total of 86 cabins for up to 169 passengers. Most cabins are with wall-to-wall and floor-ceiling glass doors opening to a railing (French Balcony). Only exeptions are Emerald Deck cabins, which are with one fixed window (non-opening, quarter-height) located close to the ceiling.

  • All passenger staterooms as standard amenities offer hotel twin beds (convertible to double), en-suite bathroom (WC, shower, single-sink vanity, towels, bath toiletries, large mirror), 40-inch flat HDTV (satellite reception, infotainment system, bow camera real-time views), mini-bar, tea-coffee making facility, glass-top round table with 2 armchairs, mirrored dressing table with pouf chair, wardrobe, electronic safe box, hairdryer, phone, individual air-conditioning, evening turndown service.
  • All cabin bathrooms are with marble tops, glass showers (large rainshower heads) and brand bath cosmetics (by Crabtree and Evelyn).
  • Some staterooms are available for single occupancy booking (without single supplement, subject to availability).
  • Deluxe Balcony Suites (on Diamond Deck) additionally offer (as bonus amenities) larger interior space, step-out balcony (furnished with table and 2 chairs, can be used for al fresco dining), premium cotton bathrobes and slippers.

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MS Emily Bronte Itineraries

The below listed MS Emily Bronte cruise prices on itineraries are only indicative and Per Person (in US dollars, based on double occupancy). These are the cheapest Scylla 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
2018 May 28 7 days, round-trip Rhine, Strasbourg & Heidelberg Cologne$2398
2018 Jun 04 7 days, one-way from Cologne to Basel Cologne$2624
2018 Jun 11 7 days, one-way from Cologne to Basel Cologne$2624
2018 Jun 18 7 days, round-trip Rhine & Moselle Cologne$2668
2018 Jun 25 7 days, round-trip Rhine, Strasbourg & Heidelberg Cologne$2668
2018 Jul 02 7 days, round-trip Rhine & Moselle Cologne$2248
2018 Jul 09 7 days, one-way from Cologne to Basel Cologne$2398
2018 Jul 16 7 days, one-way from Cologne to Basel Cologne$2398
2018 Jul 23 7 days, round-trip Rhine, Strasbourg & Heidelberg Cologne$2398
2018 Jul 30 7 days, round-trip Rhine & Moselle Cologne$2248
2018 Aug 13 7 days, one-way from Basel to Cologne Basel$2398
2018 Aug 20 7 days, round-trip Rhine, Strasbourg & Heidelberg Cologne$2518
2018 Aug 27 7 days, round-trip Rhine & Moselle Cologne$2518
2018 Sep 03 14 days, one-way from Cologne to Budapest Cologne$4798
2018 Sep 24 7 days, round-trip The Blue Danube Budapest$2698
2018 Oct 01 7 days, round-trip The Blue Danube Budapest$2324
2018 Oct 08 7 days, round-trip The Blue Danube Budapest$2174
2018 Oct 15 7 days, round-trip The Blue Danube Budapest$1948
2018 Oct 22 7 days, round-trip The Blue Danube Budapest$1498
2018 Oct 29 14 days, one-way from Budapest to Cologne Budapest$2848
2018 Dec 03 4 days, round-trip Enchanting Rhine & Yuletide Markets Rive Cologne$898
2018 Dec 07 4 days, round-trip Enchanting Rhine & Yuletide Markets Rive Cologne$1362
2018 Dec 11 4 days, round-trip Enchanting Rhine & Yuletide Markets Rive Cologne$1362
2018 Dec 15 4 days, round-trip Enchanting Rhine & Yuletide Markets Rive Cologne$1362
2019 Apr 01 4 days, round-trip Amsterdam, Kinderdijk & the Dutch Bulbfields Amsterdam$1124
2019 Apr 02 7 days, round-trip Bruges, Medieval Flanders & Dutch Bulbfields Amsterdam$1798
2019 Apr 05 4 days, round-trip Amsterdam, Kinderdijk & the Dutch Bulbfields Amsterdam$1198
2019 Apr 09 7 days, round-trip Bruges, Medieval Flanders & Dutch Bulbfields Amsterdam$2098
2019 Apr 09 4 days, round-trip Amsterdam, Kinderdijk & the Dutch Bulbfields Amsterdam$1274
2019 Apr 13 4 days, round-trip Amsterdam, Kinderdijk & the Dutch Bulbfields Amsterdam$1348
2019 Apr 16 7 days, round-trip Bruges, Medieval Flanders & Dutch Bulbfields Amsterdam$2248
2019 Apr 24 14 days, one-way from Cologne to Budapest Cologne$3598
2019 May 30 7 days, round-trip Rhine & Moselle Cologne$2818
2019 Jun 20 7 days, round-trip Rhine, Strasbourg & Heidelberg Cologne$2818
2019 Jul 01 14 days, one-way from Budapest to Cologne Budapest$4198
2019 Jul 15 7 days, round-trip Rhine & Moselle Cologne$2444
2019 Jul 22 7 days, round-trip Rhine, Strasbourg & Heidelberg Cologne$2398
2019 Jul 31 14 days, one-way from Budapest to Cologne Budapest$4198
2019 Aug 01 7 days, round-trip Rhine & Moselle Cologne$2324
2019 Aug 12 14 days, one-way from Cologne to Budapest Cologne$4198
2019 Aug 22 14 days, one-way from Cologne to Budapest Cologne$4228
2019 Aug 28 7 days, round-trip Rhine, Strasbourg & Heidelberg Cologne$2668
2019 Sep 04 7 days, round-trip Rhine & Moselle Cologne$2968
2019 Sep 05 7 days, round-trip The Blue Danube Budapest$2474
2019 Sep 12 7 days, round-trip The Blue Danube Budapest$2474
2019 Sep 19 7 days, round-trip The Blue Danube Budapest$2474
2019 Sep 25 7 days, round-trip Rhine, Strasbourg & Heidelberg Cologne$2848
2019 Sep 26 7 days, round-trip The Blue Danube Budapest$2474
2019 Oct 02 7 days, round-trip Rhine & Moselle Cologne$2368
2019 Oct 03 7 days, round-trip The Blue Danube Budapest$2474
2019 Oct 10 7 days, round-trip The Blue Danube Budapest$2474
2019 Oct 17 7 days, round-trip The Blue Danube Budapest$2474
2019 Oct 23 7 days, round-trip Rhine, Strasbourg & Heidelberg Cologne$1918
2019 Oct 24 7 days, round-trip The Blue Danube Budapest$2474
2019 Oct 31 14 days, one-way from Budapest to Cologne Budapest$2848