Uniworld wins Cruise Critic Award for Best River Cruise Line
Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection has been awarded the accolade for Best River Cruise Line for 2017 by the Cruise Critic Australia Editors’ Picks Awards.
Cruise Critic is the world’s leading cruise reviews site and online cruise community. The annual Awards highlight the best cruise lines of the year across dozens of categories, as chosen by the site’s international team of editors.
Louise Goldsbury, editor of Cruise Critic Australia, stated: “Uniworld is known for being the world’s best for service, cuisine and uniquely designed luxury ships. This year’s launch of the S.S. Joie de Vivre elevated the line to a new high with its adorable Parisian bistro, supper club, exceptional excursions and fabulous selection of complimentary French wine and cheese.”
Epitomising a ‘joy of living’ philosophy, the S.S Joie de Vivre joined Uniworld’s impeccable fleet of floating boutique luxury hotels, as the first of Uniworld’s Super Ships to sail the renowned Seine River in France. Docked in the heart of Paris and décor inspired by 20th Century Parisian influence – included onboard is a spa and wellness venue, fitness centre and a pool with a hydraulic floor which transforms the space from day to night for guest entertainment. The ship has two Royal Suites, eight Junior Suites, and 54 staterooms for a maximum capacity of 128 guests.
With one of the highest staff-to-guest ratios in the river cruise industry, exclusive excursions and all-inclusive luxury, Fiona Dalton, MD for Uniworld Australia, commented: “We are honoured to receive the Cruise Critic Australian Editors Pick for Best River Cruise Line. This is welcome recognition not just for our incredible crew onboard, but also wonderful affirmation for all Australians that choosing Uniworld means seeking to experience the very best that river cruising has to offer. We couldn’t be more thrilled.”
Uniworld offers an all-inclusive European river cruise that sails the world’s most beautiful waterways onboard luxurious, one-of-a-kind boutique ships with original artwork by some of the great masters such as Van Gogh and Picasso. In line with the ‘You deserve the best’ ethos, guests have the opportunity to savour culinary masterpieces while experiencing the jewels of Europe that only the river can provide. With luxuriously appointed staterooms and in-suite butlers, there is “no request too large, no detail too small”, with Uniworld’s staff striving to deliver a truly exceptional travel experience for all guests on board.
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