In 2013, Travel + Leisure listed River Countess as the cruise industry's top-rated ship (river and ocean).Ship Features and Amenities
Lavishly appointed riverview staterooms and suites have handcrafted Savoir® of England beds, high-thread count 100% Egyptian cotton sheets and European duvets, and a menu of pillow options. Staterooms and suites on the Marco Polo Deck have French balconies.
Other amenities include generous built-in closets, hair dryer, individual climate-control thermostat, direct-dial telephone, infotainment center with flat-screen TV and complimentary movie and entertainment options, bottled water, and a safe. Marble bathrooms include L’Occitane en Provence bath and body products, plush towels, backlit magnifying mirror, bathrobes and slippers, and towel warmers.
All suites are uniquely decorated and have additional amenities and services, including daily fruit and cookie plate, elegant evening snack, robes and slippers, iPod® docking station, Nespresso coffee machine, fully stocked mini bar, bottle of wine upon arrival, in-suite morning coffee and tea service, fully stocked mini-bar, full breakfast menu, free shoe shine and laundry service and Hermés bath products.
Il Castillo Lounge with full-service bar
Captain's Lounge and Library with full-service bar
Osteria Siena Sky Lounge
Sun Deck with life-size chessboard and shuffleboard
Serenity River Spa
Additional ship amenities include 24-hour reception service, complimentary 24-hour specialty coffee and tea bar, complimentary use of bicycles and Nordic walking sticks, and free Internet and Wi-Fi access.