Avalon Affinity is a modern river cruise ship launched in 2009. The 361-foot Affinity cruises the Rhine, Main, Danube and Moselle rivers. It has three decks and carries 138 passengers and 39 crew.
[fa type=”bed”] Accommodation
There are 65 staterooms and four suites on board Avalon Affinity. Avalon Suites are 258 square metres with floor-to-ceiling sliding-glass doors onto a French Balcony and a spacious lounge area. Deluxe Staterooms are 172 square feet with windows or a French balcony. All rooms have air-conditioning, private bathroom with shower, satellite television, telephone, radio, hairdryer, bathrobes and slippers, ample storage, desk, personal safe and mini-bar.
[fa type=”cutlery”] Food
The spacious, open-seating dining room serves a full buffet breakfast with sparkling wine and a made-to-order egg station, a lunch buffet with carving and pasta stations and four-course dinners featuring local ingredients. Healthy meal options are available and complimentary wine, beer and soft drinks are offered with dinner and lunch. The Sky Bistro offers al fresco dining.
[fa type=”ticket”] Activities
The Sky Deck has lounge chairs, shade awnings, a whirlpool and a games area. There is an onboard fitness centre and a hair salon, which also offers manicures. Nightly onboard entertainment includes lectures and movie nights, and cabins have English-speaking TV channels and free movies. There is free Wi-Fi access, a computer area and a well-stocked library. Bicycles and Nordic walking sticks are available for guests to use.
[fa type=”group”] Families
Avalon Waterways does not accept children under eight years of age and there are no special arrangements or activities for children on its ships.
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