MS Emily Bronte

MS Emily Bronte Review and Specifications

Specifications of MS Emily Bronte

Year built2017  /  Age : 2
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

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
2019 Apr 01 4 days, round-trip Amsterdam, Kinderdijk & the Dutch Bulbfields Amsterdam$749
2019 Apr 02 7 days, round-trip Bruges, Medieval Flanders & Dutch Bulbfields Amsterdam$1199
2019 Apr 05 4 days, round-trip Amsterdam, Kinderdijk & the Dutch Bulbfields Amsterdam$799
2019 Apr 09 4 days, round-trip Amsterdam, Kinderdijk & the Dutch Bulbfields Amsterdam$849
2019 Apr 09 7 days, round-trip Bruges, Medieval Flanders & Dutch Bulbfields Amsterdam$1399
2019 Apr 13 4 days, round-trip Amsterdam, Kinderdijk & the Dutch Bulbfields Amsterdam$899
2019 Apr 16 7 days, round-trip Bruges, Medieval Flanders & Dutch Bulbfields Amsterdam$1499
2019 Apr 24 14 days, one-way from Cologne to Budapest Cologne$2399
2019 Apr 24 14 days, one-way from Cologne to Budapest Cologne$2419
2019 May 30 7 days, round-trip Rhine & Moselle Cologne$1799
2019 May 30 7 days, round-trip Rhine & Moselle Cologne$1879
2019 Jun 20 7 days, round-trip Rhine, Strasbourg & Heidelberg Cologne$1879
2019 Jun 20 7 days, round-trip Rhine, Strasbourg & Heidelberg Cologne$1799
2019 Jul 01 14 days, one-way from Budapest to Cologne Budapest$2819
2019 Jul 01 14 days, one-way from Budapest to Cologne Budapest$2799
2019 Jul 15 7 days, round-trip Rhine & Moselle Cologne$1629
2019 Jul 15 7 days, round-trip Rhine & Moselle Cologne$1549
2019 Jul 22 7 days, round-trip Rhine, Strasbourg & Heidelberg Cologne$1679
2019 Jul 22 7 days, round-trip Rhine, Strasbourg & Heidelberg Cologne$1599
2019 Jul 31 14 days, one-way from Budapest to Cologne Budapest$2799
2019 Jul 31 14 days, one-way from Budapest to Cologne Budapest$2819
2019 Aug 01 7 days, round-trip Rhine & Moselle Cologne$1549
2019 Aug 01 7 days, round-trip Rhine & Moselle Cologne$1629
2019 Aug 12 14 days, one-way from Cologne to Budapest Cologne$2819
2019 Aug 12 14 days, one-way from Cologne to Budapest Cologne$2799
2019 Aug 22 14 days, one-way from Cologne to Budapest Cologne$2819
2019 Aug 22 14 days, one-way from Cologne to Budapest Cologne$2799
2019 Aug 28 7 days, round-trip Rhine, Strasbourg & Heidelberg Cologne$1699
2019 Aug 28 7 days, round-trip Rhine, Strasbourg & Heidelberg Cologne$1779
2019 Sep 04 7 days, round-trip Rhine & Moselle Cologne$1899
2019 Sep 04 7 days, round-trip Rhine & Moselle Cologne$1979
2019 Sep 05 7 days, round-trip The Blue Danube Budapest$1649
2019 Sep 12 7 days, round-trip The Blue Danube Budapest$1649
2019 Sep 19 7 days, round-trip The Blue Danube Budapest$1649
2019 Sep 25 7 days, round-trip Rhine, Strasbourg & Heidelberg Cologne$1979
2019 Sep 25 7 days, round-trip Rhine, Strasbourg & Heidelberg Cologne$1899
2019 Sep 26 7 days, round-trip The Blue Danube Budapest$1649
2019 Oct 02 7 days, round-trip Rhine & Moselle Cologne$1579
2019 Oct 02 7 days, round-trip Rhine & Moselle Cologne$1499
2019 Oct 03 7 days, round-trip The Blue Danube Budapest$1649
2019 Oct 10 7 days, round-trip The Blue Danube Budapest$1649
2019 Oct 17 7 days, round-trip The Blue Danube Budapest$1649
2019 Oct 23 7 days, round-trip Rhine, Strasbourg & Heidelberg Cologne$1199
2019 Oct 23 7 days, round-trip Rhine, Strasbourg & Heidelberg Cologne$1279
2019 Oct 24 7 days, round-trip The Blue Danube Budapest$1649
2019 Oct 31 14 days, one-way from Budapest to Cologne Budapest$1919
2019 Oct 31 14 days, one-way from Budapest to Cologne Budapest$1899