MS Sonesta Nile Goddess

MS Sonesta Nile Goddess cruise ship

Cruise line
Nile River Cruises

MS Sonesta Nile Goddess Review and Specifications

Specifications of MS Sonesta Nile Goddess

Year built1989  /  Age : 30
ClassNile River hotel ship
Ferry route / homeportsLuxor-Aswan
OwnerSonesta Hotels and Resorts
Speed12 kn / 22 kph / 14 mph
Length (LOA)72 m / 236 ft
Beam (width)13.5 m / 44 ft
Passengers57 - 114
Decks with cabins3
Last Refurbishment2003

Review of MS Sonesta Nile Goddess

MS Sonesta Nile Goddess is a five-star luxury river cruiser sailing between Luxor and Aswan on the River Nile for 3-, 4- and 7-night cruises.  The vessel is owned by "Sonesta Hotels and Resorts" - a subsidiary company of "Sonesta International Hotels Corporation".


There are 49 deluxe cabins, 4 Senator Suites and 4 Presidential Suites which boast private balconies. All cabins feature: individual climate control; private, direct-dial telephone; safety deposit box; mini-bar; television and movie program; hairdryer. The bathrooms are equipped with bathtubs. Smoking on the ship is allowed, but only on open deck (outdoor) areas.

Shipboard facilities

A variety of special facilities and services are available on Sonesta Nile Goddess. The list of onboard amenities includes a restaurant, discotheque (night club), bars, live nightly entertainment, room service, gym, guided excursions, spacious sun deck with a swimming pool.

MS Sonesta Nile Goddess cruise price inclusions:

  • "Meet & Assist" service (upon embarkation / disembarkation), as well as assistance during the stay onboard and also on tours and excursions ashore
  • 5-star Accommodation on full board basis
  • All transfers by an air-conditioned deluxe vehicle
  • All "Nile Cruise" excursions mentioned in the itinerary
  • Entrance fees to all sights between Aswan and Luxor
  • English-speaking tour guide
  • All service charges and taxes.

MS Sonesta Nile Goddess

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