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Vista
  • Vista
 
Having set sail in 2012, the Avalon Vista adds to our unique offering of Suite Ships. The Vista's two full decks of suites feature Wall-to-Wall Panoramic Windows that transform the living space into a unique Open-Air Balcony. Cruise along the legendary Rhine, Main, and Danube Rivers, enjoying fresh breezes and enchanting scenery from the comfort of your suite. With 200 square feet, Panorama Suites are more than 30% larger than the industry standard, affording you the incomparable opportunity to wake each morning facing the splendid passing scenery. Onboard amenities include an expanded fitness center, Internet corner, complimentary Wi-Fi access, and a spacious Sky Deck with premium lounge chairs, shade system, whirlpool, and the delightful open-air bistro.
Ship Amenities;
  • Wall-to-Wall Panoramic Windows
  • Sky Deck with shade system & premium lounge chairs
  • Sky Deck with shade awningsExpanded fitness center
  • Non-smoking interior
  • Elevator
  • Elegant, contemporary design throughout
  • Outside Viewing Deck
  • Headsets for all guided shore excursions in Europe
  • English-speaking crew
  • Sightseeing with a Certified Local Guide
  • Cruise Director
  • Onboard lectures, activities & nightly entertainment
  • Revolutionary engineering
  • Room service available featuring Continental breakfast and beverages
  • Sky Deck Whirlpool
  • Internet Corner
  • Hair salon (manicures available)
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi Access
  • Relax and enjoy onboard movie nights
  • Access to iPad mobile digital devices (Royal Suites only)
  • 2013 - Biking excursions available in Amsterdam and Durnstein
  • Alternate dining experience with regional specialties and lighter fare in the Panorama Bistro
  • Avalon Choice cruising experience
  • Behind-the-scenes ship tour
  • Choice of excursions - Leisurely, Traditional or Essential Sightseeing options
  • Complimentary maps and use of Nordic walking sticks
  • Culture & Cruise onboard experiences with local chefs, entertainers, artisans and experts
  • Expanded "on-demand" in-room entertainment
  • Guest Services is available to recommend, reserve and further personalize your cruise
  • Panorama Bistro
  • Sky Deck Game Area
  • Self-serve beverage station with complimentary tea, hot chocolate & premium coffees
  • Fitness Center
  • Well-stocked library
Every well-appointed Deluxe Stateroom or Suite on every Avalon ship is a spacious refuge of inviting home-away-from-home features. Delight in the large private bathroom with full shower with glass door and premium L’Occitane bath products; luxurious Comfort Collection Beds with premium mattress covers, Egyptian super-combed cotton linens, European-style duvets, and soft and firm pillows; ample closet space and under-bed storage; fully stocked minibars with complimentary bottled water; and flatscreen televisions with a movie channel and selection of movies. You’ll love your Avalon accommodations so much, you may never want to go home!
PANORAMA SUITE (CAT. A, B, P) - 200 SQ. FT.
Features unique to this category:
  • Wall-to-wall Panoramic Window measuring 11'- 50% larger than industry standard
  • Wall-to-wall Panoramic Window opens to transform the living space into a large Open-Air-Balcony
  • Open-Air-Balcony with spacious sitting area
AVALON DELUXE STATEROOM (CAT. E) - 172 SQ. FT.
Features unique to this category:
  • Two bay windows
AVALON DELUXE STATEROOMS & SUITES INCLUDE:
 
  • Comfort Collection Beds
  • Egyptian super-combed cotton linens, woolen blankets & European style duvets 
  • Soft & firm pillows  
  • Choice of bed configuration (two twins or one queen) 
  • Nightly turn-down service 
  • Bedside tables with reading lamps  
  • Private bathroom featuring full shower, hairdryer & premium L'Occitane bath amentities
  • Spacious three-door closets
  • Easy under-bed luggage storage
  • Flatscreen satellite with movie channel
  • Alarm Clock
  • Writing Desk/Vanity
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi access
  • Direct-dial telephone
  • Bathrobes & slippers
  • Well-stocked minibar
  • In-room safe 
  • Individual climate control
  • Complimentary bottled water 
  • Continental breakfast & beverage room service available