Overview RV La Marguerite Cruise
The 92-passenger La Marguerite (2011) provides an exquisite setting for a Mekong river odyssey. Staterooms, Jr. Suites and Suites range in size from 226-452 sq. ft., with more than 82 percent featuring outside balconies. Stateroom amenities include sitting areas, individually controlled air-conditioning, minibar, safety deposit box, shower, separate tub (Jr. Suites/Suites); bathrobes, slippers, and hairdryer. Inviting public areas include a restaurant serving Asian and Western specialties; Saigon Lounge; Panoramic Lounge/Library; Gift Shop; Fitness Center, Spa and a Sun Deck with an outdoor swimming pool.
Here is some highlighted information about the luxurious boutique La Marguerite Cruise:
RV La Marguerite Cruise Dinning and Cuisine:
The La Marguerite features a main restaurant which serves Asian and Western. Meals are prepared by local chefs and consist of Western cuisine as well as Vietnamese and Cambodian cuisine. Breakfast is served buffet style each morning. For lunch, selections include salads, soups, hot entrées and desserts. Dinner is a multi-course meal with a selection of entrées. Free –flowing wine and beer are included with every lunch and dinner on board. Complimentary house brand spirits and soft drinks are also included throughout your cruise.
RV La Marguerite Cruise Saigon Lounge and Bar:
Saigon Lounge and relaxing chill out music Saigon Lounge: Indulge in a splendid afternoons and evenings with a variety of soothing and relaxing chill out music. Panoramic Lounge: set right in front of the vessel and one could see the panoramic views of the Mekong River thus allowing the travelers to revel in the beauty of the countryside
RV La Marguerite Cruise Spa Service:
The spa onboard RV La Marguerite is a sanctuary – a refuge from the hurried pace of modern life with its pristine and exquisitely colonial and Zen vibe, an ideal environment in which to explore the remarkable restorative powers of quiet repose, personal attention and total indulgence on the mind, on the body, and on the soul.
RV La Marguerite Cruise Sun deck & Pool:
Enjoy the sun by the dipping pool where you’ll find refreshing and invigorating concoctions and snacks that are created and served using the freshest ingredients. You can sip to your heart’s content with relaxing views of the Mekong Delta.
RV La Marguerite Cruise Entertainments:
Intriguing & Insightful Lectures:
During your Mekong River cruise, local guides and historians will come aboard to deliver fascinating lectures that you’re able to attend as you choose. Learn about the golden age of Cambodia during the Angkor period, which will enrich your appreciation of the fabled temples of the ancient Khmer empire. Local customs, beliefs and traditions are also unearthed, adding valuable commentary to the places you’ll visit.
Magical Musical Performances On Board:
On selected evenings, the Saigon Lounge & Bar converts into an atmospheric theatre that hosts a diverse program of musical entertainment that offers an amazing glimpse into the cultures of the region. Throughout the entire cruise, a pianist will be quietly playing soothing local music as well as some old favourites.
Peaceful Movie Nights in Your Suite & the Saigon Lounge:
Each night presents the opportunity to relax and watch a film on your flat-screen television in the comfort of your suite. In addition to a huge catalogue of the latest box-office movies available to borrow on DVD, you’re able to enjoy movies and documentaries that are based on the very regions you visit.
Traditional & Interactive Evening of Khmer Dance:
During an entertaining evening of song and dance, you’ll enjoy a traditional Khmer folk performance and listen to a range of charming music that’s local to the Mekong region. The folk dancers wear clothes of the people they are portraying, such as Chams, hill tribes, farmers, and peasants. This evening is all about you getting involved – you can even join in the dance if you wish.
Cooking Class & Fruit-carving Demonstration:
Decorative food is a very important part of Vietnamese food culture, as presentation is all-important. Onboard, enjoy a detailed fruit-carving demonstration by the ship’s executive chef, and delight in the secrets of making the region’s most famous delicacy – Vietnamese Spring Rolls.
RV La Marguerite Cruise Technical Data:
• Length : 71.6m
• Main length : 65.6m
• Width : 12.5m
• Depth : 1.8m
• Free Board : 1.5m
• Air Draft : 9.65m
• Engines : 2 x 700 h/p (Yanmar)
• Generator : 2 x 320 Kva Cat (USA)
• Crew : 38 (International)
• Passenger cabins : 46
• Passenger berths : 92
• Registry : VIRES S1
• Home port : Saigon
• Build in Vietnam : July 2009
• Ship Design : Colonial
• Interior Design : Boutique
RV La Marguerite Cruise Deck Plan: