River Empress

River Empress last position

River Empress last location was at Europe Inland (coordinates 51.96409 N / 5.93811 E) cruising en route to ARNEM. The AIS position was reported 1 day ago.

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Specifications of River Empress

Year built2001  /  Age: 19
Flag state Switzerland
BuilderScheepswerf Den Breejen Shipyard (Hardinxveld-Giessendam, 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 Refurbishment2010
Sister-shipsRiver Ambassador (THE A), River Baroness (THE B), River Countess (SS La Venezia), River Duchess, River Princess, River Queen, River Royale (SS Bon Voyage)
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River Empress Itineraries

DateItineraryDeparture PortPrice from
2021 Mar 31 10 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Basel Amsterdam $2199
2021 Apr 10 10 days, one-way from Basel to Amsterdam Basel $2499
2021 Apr 20 10 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Basel Amsterdam $2199
2021 Apr 30 10 days, one-way from Basel to Amsterdam Basel $2499
2021 May 10 10 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Basel Amsterdam $3869
2021 May 20 10 days, one-way from Basel to Amsterdam Basel $3299
2021 May 30 10 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Basel Amsterdam $3299
2021 Jun 09 10 days, one-way from Basel to Amsterdam Basel $3199
2021 Jul 31 10 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Basel Amsterdam
2021 Aug 10 10 days, one-way from Basel to Amsterdam Basel $3199
2021 Sep 10 10 days, one-way from Basel to Amsterdam Basel $3779
2021 Sep 20 10 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Basel Amsterdam $3779
2021 Sep 30 10 days, one-way from Basel to Amsterdam Basel $3779
2021 Oct 10 10 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Basel Amsterdam $3419
2021 Oct 20 10 days, one-way from Basel to Amsterdam Basel $3419
2021 Oct 30 10 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Basel Amsterdam $3419
2022 Mar 30 10 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Basel Amsterdam $3899
2022 Apr 09 10 days, one-way from Basel to Amsterdam Basel $3899
2022 Apr 19 10 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Basel Amsterdam $3899
2022 Apr 29 10 days, one-way from Basel to Amsterdam Basel $4299
2022 May 09 10 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Basel Amsterdam $4299
2022 May 19 10 days, one-way from Basel to Amsterdam Basel $4299
2022 May 29 10 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Basel Amsterdam $4299
2022 Jun 08 10 days, one-way from Basel to Amsterdam Basel $4299
2022 Sep 03 10 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Basel Amsterdam $4299
2022 Sep 13 10 days, one-way from Basel to Amsterdam Basel $4299
2022 Sep 23 10 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Basel Amsterdam $4299
2022 Oct 03 10 days, one-way from Basel to Amsterdam Basel $4299
2022 Oct 13 10 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Basel Amsterdam $3899
2022 Oct 23 10 days, one-way from Basel to Amsterdam Basel $3899

River Empress Review

Review of River Empress

Uniworld River Empress ship cruises on Main, Rhine and Danube Rivers departing from Antwerp, Amsterdam, Vienna, Budapest and Nurnberg. 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, now THE A), Baroness (1994, now THE B), Countess (2003, now SS La Venezia), Duchess (2003), Princess (2001), Queen (1999), Royale (2006, now SS Bon Voyage).

River Empress cruise ship (Uniworld)

Cabins

River Empress has a total of 66 cabins (of which 4 Suite) in 6 grades. The cruise ship cabins are maintained by daily attentive service and feature controllable air-conditioning, premium bedding, direct-dial telephone, flat-screen TV, built-in closet and safe, hairdryer and a compact bathroom with L’Occitane products. The suites have extra amenities: a bottle of wine on guests' arrival, daily cookie and fruit plate, DVD, larger sitting area, refrigerator, continental breakfast, morning tea and coffee, free laundry and shoe shine services. All Riverview suites and standard staterooms are with handcrafted UK-made Savoir beds and top-luxury bedding sets. All the Rhine Deck's cabins are with French balconies.

Shipboard facilities

MS River Empress shelters an elegant Restaurant (Main dining room), and her guests can enjoy exquisite cuisine, fine dining and superior service. The ship has two lounges: the main lounge, featuring a full-service bar, dance floor and amazing panoramic views; Captain's Lounge & Library features cosy seating and full bar, and is perfect for an intimate evening; Patio Lounge and Sky Lounge. The Sun deck offers shuffleboard and life-size chess, fitness centre, Serenity River Spa, sauna, boutique, laundry and ironing facilities. The ship is also equipped with an elevator. Nordic walking sticks and bicycles for on-shore activities are provided. Additional amenities include laundry and ironing facilities, complimentary speciality coffee bar and 24-hour reception service, free Wi-Fi and Internet access.

River Empress 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 Empress cruise only or cruise tour 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).

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MS River Empress was drydock remodelled in 2014. The riverboat is long and narrow, like most European river cruise ships, with stylish decor, casual onboard experience - but not totally laid-back as sometimes the boat stops in two or three ports a day.

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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