SS Joie de Vivre

SS Joie de Vivre Review and Specifications

Specifications of SS Joie de Vivre

Year built2017  /  Age : 1
Flag state Netherlands
BuilderShipyard De Hoop BV (Lobith, Holland)
ClassSuper Ship
Owner(TravCorp) The Travel Corporation
OperatorUniworld River Cruises
Speed10 kn / 19 kph / 12 mph
Length (LOA)125 m / 410 ft
Beam (width)11 m / 36 ft
Gross Tonnage1500 gt
Passengers128
Crew52
Decks4
Cabins64
Decks with cabins3
Christened byDame Joan Henrietta Collins

Current itinerary of SS Joie de Vivre

SS Joie de Vivre current cruise is 7 days, round-trip Paris & Normandy. Prices start from USD 5548 (double occupancy rates). The itinerary starts on 16 Sep, 2018 and ends on 23 Sep, 2018.

Date / TimePort
16 Sep      Departing from Paris, France   
17 Sep     Vernon, France   
17 Sep     Les Andelys, France   
18 Sep     Rouen, France   
19 Sep     Rives-en-Seine, France   
20 Sep     Rouen, France   
21 Sep     Mantes-la-Jolie, France   
22 Sep     Paris, France   
23 Sep      Arriving in Paris, France   

Review of SS Joie de Vivre

Uniworld SS Joie de Vivre ship cruises on Seine River in France, with departures from Paris. Uniworld's fleet of "super ships" also includes SS Beatrice (2009, formerly "River Beatrice"), SS Antoinette (2011), SS Catherine (2014), SS Maria Theresa (2015), SS Bon Voyage (2006, formerly River Royale). Uniworld (officially "Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection") is a major river cruise company part of The Travel Corporation group.

The vessel was built at LOA length 125 m (410 ft) as opposed to the standard 135 m (443 ft) specifically to allow docking in the heart of Paris.

Uniworld SS Joie de Vivre cruise ship, Seine River, France

The 128-passenger riverboat is Uniworld's first "super ship" on Seine River. The new cruise ship reflects the French philosophy “joy of living” and nation’s profound appreciation for art, music, food and wine.

The Salon de Beaux-Arts lounge shows a collection of antiques and fine art curated from auction houses (like Christie’s and Sotheby’s), as well as from private art collections. Le Club l’Esprit boasts a cinema and surrounding pool with hydraulic floor, turning into a dance floor/outdoor cinema at night. Joie de Vivre cruise ship dining venues include the elegant Le Restaurant Pigalle and the vinoteque La Cave de Vins for wine-pairing dinners and private dining.

Uniworld SS Joie de Vivre cruise ship

The ship's interior also features handcrafted furniture, rich fabrics, gilded and wrought-iron accents.

Cabins

The ship has 2x Royal Suites, 8x Junior Suites and 54 standard staterooms. All cabins are with made-to-order beds (by Savoir of England ) and with marble-lined, en-suite bathrooms.

Itinerary

SS Joie de Vivre cruise program offers the popular “Paris and Normandy” itinerary. Cruises include scheduled airport transfers; port charges; all gratuities onboard/onshore; all meals with unlimited beverages (craft beers, superb local wines, premium spirits); daily guided shore excursions; concierge services; in-suite butler service; 24-hour room service; Wi-Fi.

Uniworld SS Joie de Vivre cruise ship

SS Joie de Vivre 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 Rhine River 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.

SS Joie de Vivre wiki

  • Cabin grades number: 7
  • Total number of cabins: 64 (of which 10 Suite)
  • Restaurants: Le Restaurant Pigalle (Main dining room), Bistro Saint-Germain, Cafe Flore
  • Lounges & Bars: Salon Toulouse (lounge featuring a dance floor and full-service Bar), Le Cinema Pigalle
  • Sun Deck (with L'Orangerie Sky Lounge), Boutique, Serenity River Spa, heated enclosed swimming pool, full-size checkerboard (on sundeck Deck de Montmartre), marble-lined cabin bathrooms, pillow menu, laundry, elevator, free Internet and Wi-Fi, 24h specialty coffee and tea bar, 24h reception service, professional butlers.
  • SS Joie de Vivre ship is one of the new Uniworld boats owned by the river cruise company. Staterooms and suites on deck La Princesse are with full balconies, which can be easily transformed into an enclosed conservatory-like sun lounge area. This Uniworld ship also has the industry's first 20-seat 3D cinema on board.
  • The ship was christened on March 27, 2017 in Paris France. The boat's godmother is Joan Collins - best-selling author, producer and award-winning actress.

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SS Joie de Vivre Itineraries

The below listed SS Joie de Vivre 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
2018 May 27 7 days, round-trip Paris & Normandy Paris$5098
2018 Jun 03 7 days, round-trip Paris & Normandy Paris$5098
2018 Jun 10 7 days, round-trip Paris & Normandy Paris$5098
2018 Jun 17 7 days, round-trip Paris & Normandy Paris$5098
2018 Jun 24 7 days, round-trip Paris & Normandy Paris$5098
2018 Jul 01 7 days, round-trip Paris & Normandy Paris$5098
2018 Jul 08 7 days, round-trip Paris & Normandy Paris$5098
2018 Jul 15 7 days, round-trip Paris & Normandy Paris$5098
2018 Jul 22 7 days, round-trip Paris & Normandy Paris$5098
2018 Jul 29 7 days, round-trip Paris & Normandy Paris$5098
2018 Aug 05 7 days, round-trip Paris & Normandy Paris$5098
2018 Aug 12 7 days, round-trip Paris & Normandy Paris$5098
2018 Aug 19 7 days, round-trip Paris & Normandy Paris$5098
2018 Aug 26 7 days, round-trip Paris & Normandy Paris$5098
2018 Sep 02 7 days, round-trip Paris & Normandy Paris$5548
2018 Sep 09 7 days, round-trip Paris & Normandy Paris$5548
2018 Sep 16 7 days, round-trip Paris & Normandy Paris$5548
2018 Sep 23 7 days, round-trip Paris & Normandy Paris$5548
2018 Sep 30 7 days, round-trip Paris & Normandy Paris$5548
2018 Oct 07 7 days, round-trip Paris & Normandy Paris$5548
2018 Oct 14 7 days, round-trip Paris & Normandy Paris$5098
2018 Oct 21 7 days, round-trip Paris & Normandy Paris$5098
2018 Oct 28 7 days, round-trip Paris & Normandy Paris$3898
2018 Nov 04 7 days, round-trip Paris & Normandy Paris$3598
2018 Dec 06 7 days, round-trip Parisian Royal Holiday Paris$3692
2018 Dec 13 7 days, round-trip Parisian Royal Holiday Paris$3898
2018 Dec 20 7 days, round-trip Parisian Royal Holiday Paris$3898
2018 Dec 27 7 days, round-trip Parisian Royal Holiday Paris$3898