MS Prince Abbas Review and Specifications
Specifications of MS Prince Abbas
|Year built||1998 / Age : 21|
|Class||Nile River hotel ship|
|Ferry route / homeports||Aswan-Abu Simbel|
|Operator||Movenpick Hotels and Resorts|
|Length (LOA)||86 m / 282 ft|
|Beam (width)||16 m / 52 ft|
|Gross Tonnage||1500 gt|
|Decks with cabins||3|
Review of MS Prince Abbas
MS Prince Abbas ship cruises on Lake Nasser in Egypt. Departures are from homeports Aswan and Abu Simbel. This is a 5-star Movenpick-owned luxury riverboat with a restaurant, library, lovely lounges, gym and a sun deck with Jacuzzi and a mosaic-lined plunge pool. Prince Abbas cruises can be also booked via the European travel company Uniworld.
Staterooms (65, incorporating junior and Royal suites) are spacious, with private bathrooms, and offer great Lake Nasser views. Deluxe cabins feature two twin beds, measure the spacious 22 m2 (237 ft2) and are all tastefully furnished. All cruise accommodations benefit from individually controlled air-conditioning and have en-suite shower room, television, minibar and telephones enabling international calls via GSM lines.
Other facilities onboard the Movenpick Prince Abbas ship include a full-service bar and elegant shaded restaurant, as well as a billard room. Guests can discover magnificent tombs and temples of the ancient world and learn more about Egyptian history.
Movenpick Nile cruise prices are inclusive of
- airport bus transfers (to/from the cruise ship in Luxor/Aswan)
- all bus transfers (by air-conditioned coaches)
- meet-and-greet service (upon arrival/departure)
- crew assistance (onboard and on tours), certified English-speaking tour guide (Egyptologist) on shore excursions
- all excursions and entrance fees for sights listed in the cruisetour itinerary
- taxes and all service charges
Not included in Movenpick cruise fares are all optional tours, personal expenses, gratuities.
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.
MS Prince Abbas wiki
The shipowner Movenpick Group (founded 1973, headquarters in Baar, Switzerland) is a joint venture hotel company owned by Movenpick Holding (66,7%) and Kingdom Holding Company (Saudi Arabia, 33,3%). Movenpick operates around 110 hotels, resorts, and Nile cruise ships.