Uniworld Boutique River Cruises boasts a fleet of eleven boutique, hotel-style ships with more than 40 itineraries along 12 rivers spanning 20 countries throughout Central and Eastern Europe, and Russia. Cruises are inclusive of aboard and onshore gratuities, shore excursions with local guides and headset systems, all meals with complimentary drinks at lunch and dinner, airport transfers, experienced English-speaking staff, cuisine supervised by a Global Master Chef, onboard Signature Lectures, Internet and Wi-Fi, and fine amenities.
Uniworld provides an intimate, small-ship ambience (average 130 guests) and luxurious accommodation, discrete yet attentive service by stewards (ratio 1 per guest), gourmet dining, and outstanding on-shore excursions. All vessels are either new, or remodelled since 2009. Awards include Travel+Leisure (World’s Best Top Small Cruise Lines), Condé Nast Traveler Gold List, Condé Nast Reader’s Cruise Poll Winner, Cruise Critic’s Editors’ Pick of Best River Cruise and Best New River Ship (River Beatrice). Solo travelers can cruise at no additional expense on selected departure dates, otherwise an additional supplement is payable. While all its vessels have the lavish Uniworld presentation and services, note that Ambassador and Baroness have no elevator, and Queen and Royale elevator does not extend to the lowest deck. Antoinette and Beatrice have butler service.