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The MS William Wordsworth Danube Experience

Embark on a voyage of unparalleled luxury and sophistication aboard the MS William Wordsworth, where every detail is meticulously curated to offer guests an unforgettable journey through the heart of Europe. From the moment of booking, Riviera Travel sets the stage for an exceptional experience, with seamless communication and comprehensive travel materials ensuring a stress-free embarkation.

A Floating Boutique Hotel

The MS William Wordsworth welcomes guests with an ambiance of refined elegance, evoking the charm of a boutique hotel on water. Marble floors, rich hardwoods, and gleaming brass accents adorn the ship's interior, creating an atmosphere of understated luxury. Spacious and airy, the vessel offers an intimate setting for exploration and relaxation, with comfortable cabins featuring sumptuous bedding and panoramic windows framing picturesque vistas.

Personalised Service

Unlike the impersonal nature of larger cruise ships, the MS William Wordsworth prides itself on its intimate guest-to-crew ratio, ensuring that every guest receives the utmost attention and care. From personalised greetings upon arrival to attentive service throughout the voyage, the dedicated crew goes above and beyond to anticipate and fulfil guests' needs, creating a warm and welcoming atmosphere onboard.

Exploring Ashore

Each day brings new adventures as guests disembark to explore vibrant cities and historic landmarks along the Danube River. Guided tours led by knowledgeable locals offer insights into the culture and history of each destination, while optional excursions provide opportunities for deeper exploration. Whether browsing bustling Christmas markets or sampling local delicacies recommended by expert guides, guests are free to tailor their experiences to suit their interests.

Sailing the Scenic Danube

As the MS William Wordsworth glides along the picturesque Danube, guests are treated to breathtaking views of vineyards, castles, and monasteries lining the riverbanks. From the comfort of the panoramic lounge, passengers can relax and soak in the ever-changing scenery, accompanied by onboard entertainment and cultural experiences that enhance the journey. And let's not forget the unforgettable view of the Budapest Parliament building from the river – truly a highlight of the journey.

Evening Entertainment and Dining

Evenings aboard the MS William Wordsworth are a celebration of culture and camaraderie, with a variety of entertainment options to suit every taste. From lively quizzes and performances by the talented crew to exquisite Captain's Dinners accompanied by local musicians, each night offers a chance for guests to unwind and connect with fellow travellers.

A Journey to Remember

With its unparalleled luxury, personalised service, and unforgettable experiences, a voyage aboard the MS William Wordsworth promises to be an extraordinary journey through the heart of Europe. Whether exploring historic cities, sailing along scenic waterways, or indulging in gourmet dining and entertainment, guests are sure to create cherished memories that will last a lifetime.