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An Introduction to Emerald Cruises: Exceptional Value & Exceptional Service

An Introduction to Emerald Cruises: Exceptional Value & Exceptional Service

Welcome to Emerald Cruises. The cruise line that puts your comfort first. Every guest will experience a seamless process, from the moment you step onboard your flight, transfer or ship until the moment you look back at your photographs.

Whichever destination you yearn to explore by water, Emerald Cruises has a river cruise for you. From Europe’s major cities and the stunning coastlines along the Mediterranean to Southeast Asia’s mystical landscapes, there’s a perfect cruise for everyone.

From their stylish suites and staterooms to exquisite dining, here’s everything you need to know about Emerald Cruises. 

The Fleet

Each ship within the Emerald Cruises fleet has been skillfully designed and feature unique characteristics and amenities to make your cruise experience with them perfect. Not only do they have their award-winning Star-Ships but also their two Super Yachts.



Suites and Staterooms

There’s a huge choice when it comes to picking where you’ll be staying on board with them offering four suite and stateroom grades. Whichever room option you choose on-board your ship, you can be assured of a comfortable and restful holiday.

Every suite and stateroom benefits from an en-suite bathroom, complete with a shower and a selection of luxury toiletries, as well as a luxurious queen-sized or twin hotel-style bed, draped in luscious linens.

Elsewhere in your suite or stateroom, you can take advantage of on-demand entertainment courtesy of your flat-screen HDTV system, with a wide range of classic and blockbuster films and TV channels for you to choose from. Here’s a quick look at some of the accommodation options onboard their ships…

Owner’s One-Bedroom Suite

Between 285ft2 and 315ft2

The Owner’s One-Bedroom Suite boasts a separate bedroom and lounge as well as an open-air balcony and Nespresso coffee machine. 

Emerald Riverview Suite


Exclusive to Emerald Radiance, The Emerald Riverview Suite is a spacious suite option with floor-to-ceiling windows and an all-weather balcony so you can enjoy the views for the duration of your stay onboard. Special touches include a walk-in wardrobe, hotel-style bed and a pillow menu.

Emerald Stateroom

Between 153ft2 and 170ft2

The Emerald Stateroom marries excellent comfort and refinement with practical storage solutions, maximising your living space for a comfortable and restorative cruise.

Emerald Single Stateroom

Between 105ft2 and 117ft2

Select Star-Ships on the Danube, Moselle, Rhine and Rhône rivers offer the Emerald Single Stateroom. These cabins are specially built for solo travellers, with quality facilities and excellent levels of comfort to guarantee the perfect accommodation for one.

Dining & Bars

As we all know, on a cruise, dining is a huge part of the experience. Emerald Cruises offer a number of elegant dining options for their guests with impeccable service to go along with it. From your Welcome Buffet to the Captain’s Farewell Dinner, dining is a joy on-board their Star-Ships.

You’ll savour chef-prepared meals for breakfast, lunch and dinner, accompanied by a selection of complimentary beverages that make mealtimes extra special. Learn more about their onboard dining and bars below.

The Terrace – The Terrace provides a lovely retreat from which to enjoy a light snack or a refreshing drink. This peaceful setting is also a great spot to enjoy a glass of local wine or beer with your loved ones or newfound companions.

Reflections RestaurantOpen seating is perfect for relaxed dining and socialising with fellow guests, as you savour a wonderful variety of Asian-inspired dishes. A wonderful way to conclude a day of exploration, or prepare for one of your many included excursions.

The Horizon – Head to the Horizon bar and lounge to hear a phenomenal pianist, watch traditional performances (Hungarian dancing or a Bavarian band), take part in challenging quizzes or watch their famed crew show.

Lotus Lounge – Dark wooden tones and muted colours relax you as you sail towards your next destination. Located at the front of the Vista Deck, nibbles and snacks will be available here throughout the day, as well as teas and coffees.


Emerald has made gratuities a stress-free subject for you by including them in the price of your cruise so once you’ve booked your cruise, there’s nothing left to pay.

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