River Duchess

River Duchess Review and Specifications

Specifications of River Duchess

Year built2003  /  Age : 16
Flag state Switzerland
BuilderShipyard De Hoop BV (Lobith, Holland)
Owner(TravCorp) The Travel Corporation
OperatorUniworld River Cruises
Speed13 kn / 24 kph / 15 mph
Length (LOA)110 m / 361 ft
Beam (width)11 m / 36 ft
Passengers132
Crew41
Decks4
Cabins66
Decks with cabins3
Last Refurbishment2012

Current itinerary of River Duchess

River Duchess current cruise is 22 days, one-way from Giurgiu to Amsterdam. The itinerary starts on 23 May, 2019 and ends on 14 Jun, 2019.

Date / TimePort
23 May    Departing from Giurgiu, Romania hotels
24 May    Ruse, Rousse-Russe, Bulgaria
25 May    Vidin, Bulgaria
26 May    Iron Gate, Serbia-Romania
27 May    Belgrade, Serbia
28 May    Vukovar, Croatia
29 May    Budapest, Hungary
30 May    Budapest, Hungary
31 May    Budapest, Hungary
01 Jun    Vienna, Austria
02 Jun    Vienna, Austria
03 Jun    Weissenkirchen in der Wachau, Austria
04 Jun    Passau, Germany
05 Jun    Regensburg, Germany
06 Jun    Nuremberg, Germany
07 Jun    Bamberg, Germany
08 Jun    Wurzburg, Germany
09 Jun    Wertheim am Main, Germany
10 Jun    Frankfurt am Main, Germany
11 Jun    Rudesheim am Rhein, Germany
12 Jun    Cologne, Koln, Germany
13 Jun    Amsterdam, Holland
14 Jun    Arriving in Amsterdam, Holland hotels

Review of River Duchess

Uniworld River Duchess ship cruises on Rhine, Danube and Main Rivers departing from Antwerp, Amsterdam, Vienna and Istanbul. Uniworld (officially "Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection") is a major river cruise company part of The Travel Corporation group.

With the same design features and amenities are the Uniworld ships Ambassador (1993), Baroness (1994), Countess (2003), Empress (2001), Princess (2001), Queen(1999), Royale (2006).

River Duchess cruise ship (Uniworld)

Cabins

MS River Duchess cruise ship features only outside cabins (67, 22 with French balconies, 4 Suites, 6 grades), maintained by daily service, all with controllable AC, premium bedding, direct-dial telephone, storage, flat-screen TV, built-in safe, hair dryer and compact bathroom with L’Occitane products. The staterooms on the lower deck have a wide window, and the middle deck staterooms feature a large panoramic window. Rhine Deck’s cabins are with French balconies. All riverview suites and standard staterooms are with handcrafted UK-made Savoir beds and top-luxury bedding sets. The elevator services Duchess' three interior decks.

Shipboard facilities

River Duchess Palace Restaurant (main dining room) is on ship's lower deck and dining there is “best-of-the-best”. Breakfast and lunch are buffet style with a variety of cold and hot items, as well as individually prepared. Menu items offer American and Continental preparations. Local specialities are also featured. Dinner includes four courses, open-seating, with a selection of fine wines, beers and soft drinks.

Other amenities include: Blue Danube Lounge (featuring a dance floor and full-service Bar), Captain's Lounge & Library (full-service bar), Patio Lounge, La Motte Sky Lounge, Sun Deck (chessboard, shuffleboard), Serenity Spa, Fitness Center, sauna, 24-hour specialty tea and coffee bar, laundry and ironing facilities, elevator, 24-hour reception service, free Internet and Wi-Fi access, complimentary use of Nordic walking sticks and bicycles on all Uniworld cruises’ shore excursions.

River Duchess river cruise prices are per person and based on double occupancy. These are only indicative Uniworld rates. They might be different when you book your Uniworld River Duchess cruise only or cruisetour deals, influenced by travel agency promotions, special offers and discounts, group travel booking or last-minute deals rates. Uniworld offers air-inclusive cruise deals and pre/post cruise hotel packages as extensions (at additional cost).

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.

River Duchess wiki

MS River Duchess was extensively renovated in 2009 and 2012.

River Duchess - user reviews and comments

River Duchess Itineraries

The below listed River Duchess cruise prices on itineraries are only indicative and Per Person (in US dollars, based on double occupancy). These are the cheapest Uniworld 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 May 01 22 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Giurgiu Amsterdam
2019 May 01 15 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Budapest Amsterdam
2019 May 23 22 days, one-way from Giurgiu to Amsterdam Giurgiu
2019 May 30 15 days, one-way from Budapest to Amsterdam Budapest
2019 Jun 14 22 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Giurgiu Amsterdam
2019 Jun 14 15 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Budapest Amsterdam
2019 Jul 06 22 days, one-way from Giurgiu to Amsterdam Giurgiu
2019 Jul 13 15 days, one-way from Budapest to Amsterdam Budapest
2019 Jul 28 22 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Giurgiu Amsterdam
2019 Jul 28 15 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Budapest Amsterdam
2019 Aug 19 22 days, one-way from Giurgiu to Amsterdam Giurgiu
2019 Aug 26 15 days, one-way from Budapest to Amsterdam Budapest
2019 Sep 10 22 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Giurgiu Amsterdam
2019 Sep 10 15 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Budapest Amsterdam
2019 Oct 02 22 days, one-way from Giurgiu to Amsterdam Giurgiu
2019 Oct 09 15 days, one-way from Budapest to Amsterdam Budapest
2020 Mar 28 9 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Antwerp Amsterdam
2020 Apr 08 9 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Antwerp Amsterdam
2020 Apr 15 9 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Antwerp Amsterdam
2020 Apr 29 15 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Budapest Amsterdam
2020 Apr 29 22 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Giurgiu Amsterdam
2020 May 21 22 days, one-way from Giurgiu to Amsterdam Giurgiu
2020 May 28 15 days, one-way from Budapest to Amsterdam Budapest
2020 Jun 12 15 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Budapest Amsterdam
2020 Jun 12 22 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Giurgiu Amsterdam
2020 Jul 04 22 days, one-way from Giurgiu to Amsterdam Giurgiu
2020 Jul 11 15 days, one-way from Budapest to Amsterdam Budapest
2020 Jul 26 15 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Budapest Amsterdam
2020 Jul 26 22 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Giurgiu Amsterdam
2020 Aug 17 22 days, one-way from Giurgiu to Amsterdam Giurgiu
2020 Aug 24 15 days, one-way from Budapest to Amsterdam Budapest
2020 Sep 08 15 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Budapest Amsterdam
2020 Sep 08 22 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Giurgiu Amsterdam
2020 Sep 30 22 days, one-way from Giurgiu to Amsterdam Giurgiu
2020 Oct 07 15 days, one-way from Budapest to Amsterdam Budapest