Sonesta Cruise Collection - Nile River

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Sonesta Nile Goddess Relaunched after Renovation

The Sonesta Nile Goddess will be relaunched in February after extensive renovation. Originally launched in 1989 as Sonesta’s first ship in the collection, the Sonesta Nile Goddess has been completely renovated including all cabins, suites, restaurants and public spaces.

The ship features 49 standard cabins, 4 extravagant suites with private terrace and 4 junior suites. The five deck ship was awarded the certificate of Excellence from the American Bureau of shipping (A.B.S.) and classified as A 1 river service. All cabins feature wide panoramic windows to view the Nile and passing antiquities. Cabin amenities include private direct-dial telephones, hairdryers, safety deposit boxes mini bar, music, individual climate control, wireless Internet access, plasma televisions and movies. Bathrooms are equipped with full-size bathtubs.

Each ship's amenities include several restaurants and lounges, in-room dining available until midnight, panoramic elevator, purified water, outdoor BBQ, international telephone line and wireless internet access, jogging track, outdoor swimming pool, spa and fully equipped gym. The ships also offer evening entertainment beginning with captain's welcome cocktail party, oriental black tie "Galabeya" party, Nubian folkloric show and themed nights throughout your cruise.
Sonesta has been operating deluxe hotels in the Middle East since 1982, primarily in Egypt, and currently manages 7 hotels and resorts in Egypt and a fleet of 5 cruise ships on the Nile River. Daily guided excursions from the cruise ships visit the historic sites of ancient Egypt, including the Temple of Philae, Komombo, Hatshepsut, Colossi of Memnon, Karnak and Luxor temples. In Aswan, guests may also enjoy a traditional felucca journey around Kitchener's Island and the Agha Khan Mausoleum. Sonesta’s Nile River cruise ships offer 3-, 4- and 7-night trips between Aswan and Luxor.
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