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Charles Dickens

MS Charles Dickens

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Castles and gorges. City tours and legendary landmarks. German Christmas Markets. UNESCO Heritage sites. These are just some of the exciting things you might get to experience when you sail onboard an MS Charles Dickens river cruise! Part of Riviera River Cruises’ luxury fleet, MS Charles Dickens is one of the most astute ways to experience the Rhine and/or Danube rivers. Best known for personal, attentive service and some of the most highly-curated itineraries, an MS Charles Dickens cruise is a must for those who are passionate about cruising.

When sailing onboard MS Charles Dickens, you can experience some of the best sights and wonders of places like France, Germany, Austria, Hungary, Switzerland, and more. Depending on your itinerary, you may get to stop in ports such as Koblenz, Boppard, Cologne, Vienna, Budapest, and/or Bratislava, and more. With Riviera River Cruises, you have your choice of joining an included guided tour or excursion, or using your time in port to explore on your own. No matter how you want to experience Europe, MS Charles Dickens can turn your traveling dreams into your traveling realities.

Dining onboard MS Charles Dickens is so incredible that you’ll find yourself always coming back for more. Full breakfast buffets feature over 60 hot and cold items for you to choose from, followed by a satisfying lunch buffet that should keep you full until the elegant four-course dinner. Early risers’ breakfast and breakfast room service are available daily, as are 24-hour self-serve coffee and tea stations. All dining onboard MS Charles Dickens is open seating, granting you the freedom to dine whenever and wherever you want.

MS Charles Dickens Facts

Inaugural Year: 2015
Tonnage (GRT): N/A
Country of Registration: Netherlands
Guest Occupancy*: 152
Crew: 35
Length: 361 feet
Width: 38 feet
Passenger Decks: 3

Total: 77
Suites, with balcony: 4
Suites, without balcony: 0
Ocean View, with balcony: 58
Ocean View, without balcony: 12
Inside: 0

Dining Type: Open

Casino: No

*Based on double occupancy
Ship Highlights

Solo Traveler Itineraries
Solo travel is on the rise in popularity and MS Charles Dickens is ready to accommodate your needs! Select itineraries offered on this ship are designed with the solo traveler in mind, eliminating the need to pay the single supplement that most cruise lines require. When you’re ready to experience all that Europe has to offer, you can boost your excitement knowing that you won’t have to pay extra just for traveling by yourself!

Ship Amenities
MS Charles Dickens features just the right number of amenities that you need for a satisfying visit. The sun deck features an observation area, shuffleboard, giant chess, a bar, a small splash pool, loungers, and also occasionally hosts an on-deck BBQ. Inside the ship, you will find a spa, gym, library, bar, and panoramic observation lounge, where you can always count on an exciting view.

MS Charles Dickens Cruise Deals

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Suite Deluxe Balcony Suite
Approximate Size: 245 square feet
Located on: Upper Deck

You can take your cruise to the next level with these opulent suites (the most premium accommodations found onboard). There are four Deluxe Suites available to book, each one offering over 200 square feet of luxurious comfort. Additional amenities in these suites include a spacious living room area with a comfortable sofa or armchair. You will also enjoy a large walk-in wardrobe, an extra large bathroom, and a private, furnished open-air balcony with floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors.
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Category A Standard
Approximate Size: 161 square feet
Located on: Upper & Middle Decks

These exceptional accommodations offer over 100 square feet of tasteful living, and are among some of the largest staterooms in the river cruising industry. You can enjoy polished hardwood floors, fine furniture, and large floor-to-ceiling glass windows that slide halfway down so you can invite the fresh river air into your stateroom whenever you wish.
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Categories D & E

Approximate Size: 151 square feet
Located on: Lower Deck

These modern accommodations offer over 100 square feet of tasteful living, and are among some of the largest staterooms in the river cruising industry. You can enjoy polished hardwood floors, fine furniture, and a fixed window.

All stateroom descriptions are subject to change. Photos provided are not guaranteed to accurately represent the room listed. Some staterooms in the same category may have different furniture arrangements or be a different size than listed. We reserve the right to correct errors. Please verify all details with the cruise line directly.

MS Charles Dickens Deck Plans

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Category Legend
A Deluxe Balcony Suite
B Upper Deck Stateroom
C Middle Deck Stateroom
Single Lower Deck Stateroom

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MS Charles Dickens Deck Plans

MS Charles Dickens Photo Gallery

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