MS Oscar Wilde

MS Oscar Wilde Review and Specifications

Specifications of MS Oscar Wilde

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-shipsEmily Bronte, Robert Burns, Thomas Hardy, William Wordsworth

Review of MS Oscar Wilde

MS Oscar Wilde 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), Emily Bronte (2017), Robert Burns (2018), William Wordsworth (2019). The riverboat is owned by the Swiss company Scylla Cruises.

MS Oscar Wilde 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, Oscar Wilde 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.

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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  • Fun fact is that the riverboat has a namesake - the owned by IRISH FERRIES cruiseferry ship Oscar Wilde (launched 1987, capacity 1458 passengers and 580 cars).

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MS Oscar Wilde Itineraries

The below listed MS Oscar Wilde 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 31 7 days, one-way from Cologne to Basel Cologne$2398
2018 Jun 07 7 days, round-trip Rhine, Strasbourg & Heidelberg Cologne$2548
2018 Jun 14 7 days, one-way from Cologne to Basel Cologne$2624
2018 Jun 19 7 days, round-trip Rhine, Strasbourg & Heidelberg Cologne$2398
2018 Jun 21 7 days, one-way from Cologne to Basel Cologne$2624
2018 Jun 21 7 days, one-way from Basel to Cologne Basel$2624
2018 Jun 28 7 days, round-trip Rhine & Moselle Cologne$2518
2018 Jun 29 14 days, one-way from Cologne to Budapest Cologne$4198
2018 Jul 05 7 days, one-way from Cologne to Basel Cologne$2398
2018 Jul 12 7 days, one-way from Basel to Cologne Basel$2398
2018 Jul 19 7 days, round-trip Rhine, Strasbourg & Heidelberg Cologne$2518
2018 Aug 16 7 days, round-trip The Blue Danube Budapest$2098
2018 Aug 23 7 days, round-trip The Blue Danube Budapest$2098
2018 Oct 11 7 days, round-trip The Blue Danube Budapest$2174
2018 Oct 18 7 days, round-trip The Blue Danube Budapest$1948
2018 Oct 19 14 days, one-way from Cologne to Budapest Cologne$3748
2018 Oct 25 7 days, round-trip The Blue Danube Budapest$1498
2019 Apr 02 7 days, round-trip Bruges, Medieval Flanders & Dutch Bulbfields Amsterdam$1844
2019 Apr 17 7 days, round-trip Bruges, Medieval Flanders & Dutch Bulbfields Amsterdam$2248
2019 Apr 24 7 days, round-trip Bruges, Medieval Flanders & Dutch Bulbfields Amsterdam$2248
2019 May 08 7 days, round-trip The Blue Danube Budapest$2474
2019 May 15 7 days, round-trip The Blue Danube Budapest$2474
2019 May 22 7 days, round-trip The Blue Danube Budapest$2474
2019 May 29 7 days, round-trip The Blue Danube Budapest$2548
2019 Jun 05 7 days, round-trip The Blue Danube Budapest$2324
2019 Jun 12 7 days, round-trip The Blue Danube Budapest$2324
2019 Jun 19 7 days, round-trip The Blue Danube Budapest$2324
2019 Jun 20 7 days, round-trip Rhine, Strasbourg & Heidelberg Cologne$2698
2019 Jun 26 7 days, round-trip The Blue Danube Budapest$2324
2019 Jul 03 7 days, round-trip The Blue Danube Budapest$2324
2019 Jul 10 7 days, round-trip The Blue Danube Budapest$2324
2019 Jul 17 7 days, round-trip The Blue Danube Budapest$2324
2019 Jul 24 7 days, round-trip The Blue Danube Budapest$2324
2019 Jul 25 7 days, round-trip Rhine, Strasbourg & Heidelberg Cologne$2398
2019 Aug 12 14 days, one-way from Cologne to Budapest Cologne$4228
2019 Aug 28 7 days, round-trip Rhine, Strasbourg & Heidelberg Cologne$2548
2019 Sep 25 7 days, round-trip Rhine, Strasbourg & Heidelberg Cologne$2848
2019 Oct 23 7 days, round-trip Rhine, Strasbourg & Heidelberg Cologne$1798