About Phoenix Reisen
The German tour operator Phoenix Reisen was founded in 1973. In 1988 they started cruising the oceans with the charter of the ship Maxim Gorkiy. Starting as a pure ocean shipping company, Phoenix Reisen expanded its range in 1993 to include the popular river cruises. The four well-known ocean liners are now joined by more than 30 river ships as well as a few smaller ships for exceptional destinations. The shipping company is still in family hands and attaches great importance to a friendly and pleasant atmosphere aboard their ships. Language on board of all ships is German.
The M / S A-Silver belongs to the riverboats of the latest generation and offers a pleasant, stylish ambience with its light-flooded rooms and warm colors. Large cabins, mostly with lowered panoramic windows allow a great view of the river landscape and invite you to linger and feel good. In the massage room, as well as the hairdresser and in the fitness room, you can persue yourself to the inner and outer well-being.
Life on Board
Like on all Phoenix ships, the atmosphere aboard the M / S A-Silver is cozy and casual, with a touch of elegance and luxury. The dress code on board is casual. At the traditional captain's dinner a more elegant wardrobe is expected, but evening wear is not needed here either. Regional events, live music and light entertainment will make your trip a great holiday at the river. Board language is German, currency is Euro.
All cabins on board are comfortable and luxuriously furnished outside cabins with a size of approximately 16 m². The suites, equipped with a walk-in balcony, have approx. 24m². The standard cabins on the Mozartdeck and Straussdeck have lowerable panoramic windows, while the cabins on the Haydndeck have smaller windows that can not be opened for safety reasons. All cabins are equipped with shower / WC, hairdryer, individually controlled air conditioning, TV with video reception, radio, minibar (in the suites), safe, telephone, small daily newspaper as well as 230 V AC. The beds can be set up as double or single beds.
Food and Beverages
Look forward to a rich breakfast buffet as well as multi-course lunches and dinners with regional and international specialties. The well-trained kitchen and service team will spoil you with all the amenities the kitchen has to offer. Theme nights, afternoon coffee / tea with cakes and / or pastries and a midnight snack complete the culinary offer on board the M / S A-Silver. In addition, on many voyages there is the traditional captain's reception and the captain's dinner with a festive menu.
Entertainment, Sports and Relaxation
On board a selection of books, board and card games is available. Regular on-board events, music programs or lectures are offered, which may vary depending on the route. From the spacious sundeck, with loungers and seatings, you have a beautiful view of the passing river landscape.
Through a variety of shore excursions, you have the opportunity to get to know the country and it’s people along the route. The excursion program is adapted to the length of stay of the ship and is accompanied by qualified tour guides. The excursions are usually in German language. The shore excursions can be booked directly on board or partly in advance online at the shipping company. Payment is on board. At some cruises a variety of shore excursions is already included.
If you want to travel comfortably and elegantly on the river and value a familiar environment, then you are exactly right on board the M / S A-Silver.