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 Rousse Prestige has been one of the cruise line's most popular river boats for many years. The ship was built in Holland and offers unforgettable holidays in a cozy, informal atmosphere. The spacious viewing salon and the sundeck with jacuzzi invite you to linger. You also can relax with a visit to the hairdresser or the massage (for a fee). With a length of 110 m and four passenger decks, the ship can accommodate up to 157 passengers.
Life on Board
As on all Phoenix ships, the atmosphere on board the M/S Rousse Prestige s is cozy and informal with a classic ambience. 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 an all-round successful river experience. Board language is German, currency is Euro. Girocard as well as VISA and MasterCard are also accepted.
The comfortably furnished outside cabins are between 11 m² (main and upper deck) and 14 m² (comfort cabins upper and panoramic deck) in size. The mini suite has a size of 17 m². All cabins are equipped with shower / WC, hairdryer, adjustable air conditioning, satellite TV, safe, telephone, small daily newspaper and voltage 230 V AC. The beds can not be put together. The comfort cabins on the panoramic and upper deck have large windows which can be opened. On the upper deck in the area of the cabins 201-220 and on the main deck, the cabins are equipped with smaller windows that can not be opened.
Food and Beverages
On board the M/S Rousse Prestige all-inclusive board will be offered. Enjoy a rich breakfast buffet, multi-course lunches and dinners, as well as afternoon coffee / tea and midnight snacks. The experienced and friendly kitchen and service team will spoil you with good European cuisine. House wines, beers, soft drinks such as coke, lemonade, mineral water, juices and coffee / tea are included daily from 08:00 to 24:00. The traditional captain's reception, offered on many trips, as well as the captain's dinner with a festive menu complete the culinary offer.
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 enjoy the classic elegance of a river cruise on the Danube, with the emphasis on familiar atmosphere and comfort, you are exactly right on board the M/S Rousse Prestige.