Search for your ideal Cruise
Where would you like to go?
Departure month
Cruise type
Cruise line

MS Lord Tennyson

Why cruise on this ship?

One of the most famous and distinguished poets of the Victorian era, Alfred, Lord Tennyson was Poet Laureate for over 40 years, with well-known works comprising 'The Charge of the Light Brigade' and ‘Ulysses'. We are honoured to announce that the MS Lord Tennyson will be joining the Riviera Travel fleet in 2021.

find your perfect cruise

Dining

There is a main restaurant and a bistro on board.

Main Restaurant

Main restaurant on the Ruby Deck, with tables laid for up to six guests, serving buffet breakfast, buffet lunch and dinner.

The modern and spacious main restaurant offers an intimate yet relaxed fine dining experience with informal free seating. Guests are spoilt for choice with a range of delicious and fresh buffets at breakfast and lunch, as well as sumptuous four-course dinners executed with five-star service.

Features

  • Experience: Complimentary
  • Food type: Regional

Bistro

Bistro on the Diamond Deck, with panoramic windows and al fresco seating, serving early-bird breakfast, light lunch and dinner

Features

  • Experience: Complimentary
  • Food type: Regional

Entertaining

Welcome aboard through the opulent lobby with its beautifully polished marble floor and modern lighting. As you make your way through the ship, marvel at the stunning craftsmanship throughout; with sustainable hardwood furniture, shining copper and brass fixtures and intricate wrought-iron work throughout. The floating boutique hotel is finished with buttery leather and elegant Italian fabrics to lounge back in as you enjoy the convivial ambience and five-star experience.

Sun Deck

Sun Deck with shaded sitting area plus comfortable outdoor chairs and sun loungers.

Take in unparalleled views as you glide along the best rivers in Europe from the sun deck. On the MS Lord Tennyson, there is a comfortable seating area with plenty of outdoor chairs and sun loungers, in the sun and in the shade. Try your luck on the putting green or cool off in the splash pool with a refreshing drink from the bar.

Features

  • Sun Deck

Observation Lounge

Observation lounge and bar on the Diamond Deck with panoramic windows for breathtaking views.

Enjoy incredible views from a cosy armchair or sofa in the panoramic observation lounge, with stylish floor-to-ceiling windows.

There is a 24-hour self-service station for tea and coffee.

Features

  • Lounge

Bar & Terrace

During the evenings, sip on a drink from the bar as the ship pianist entertains with a relaxing repertoire, or escape to the bistro at the rear of the ship and enjoy a peaceful read on the terrace.

Features

  • Bar

Boutique

Small boutique for lovely souvenirs.

Features

  • Shop

Enrichment

Please note, MS Serenity does not offer any dedicated Enrichment facilities.

Excursions

On their river cruise holidays Riviera Travel love to take you right into the heart of each town or city you visit a long the way, and either your tour manager or a local guide will offer a variety of guided walking tours, panoramic coach tours and/or visits to museums and local cultural favourites such as a wine tasting in Burgundy and a train journey through the Swiss mountains. You will have a good mix of touring and free time to learn about the history and the little quirks of each place, with plenty of time to explore at your own leisure. Please check the itinerary of the tour for more specific details.

Features

  • Excursions

Health and fitness

Please note, MS Serenity does not offer any dedicated Health & Fitness facilities. When the ship is moored up you are free to come and go as you please, taking part in the included and optional excursions or just enjoying some time to yourself. You can do as much or as little as you choose, as part of a group or individually; and all without ever having to re-pack and move from the comfort of your ship.

Splash Pool

Try your luck on the putting green or cool off in the splash pool with a refreshing drink from the bar.

Features

  • Pool

Putting Green

Try your luck on the putting green or cool off in the splash pool with a refreshing drink from the bar.

Features

  • Golf

Salon

Why not indulge in a salon appointment as you sail? Book an appointment at the hairdresser’s, which offers manicures and pedicures for a small additional fee.

Features

  • Salon

Fitness and Wellness Area

Features

  • Gym
  • Wellness

Kids and teens

There are no dedicated children's facilities on board. The minimum age limit is 12 years old at the date of departure.

Accommodation

There are 88 beautifully appointed cabins and suites, which all feature an en suite bathroom with shower, individually controlled air-conditioning, flat-screen TV, hairdryer, safe, minibar, telephone and facilities for making tea and coffee. Complimentary Wi-Fi is available throughout the ship.

Riviera Travel MS Lord Tennyson Accommodation Diamond Deluxe Balcony Suite.jpg

Diamond Deck Deluxe Balcony Suite

For the ultimate in space and river cruise luxury, the spacious Deluxe Balcony Suite offers a generous living area with chairs and table, plus soft cotton bathrobes and slippers. There are floor-to-ceiling windows and sliding glass doors that open out on to a small balcony with a table for two. Not forgetting the tea and coffee making facilities and the spacious ensuite bathroom complete with towels and toiletries.

There are four Deluxe Balcony Suites on the Diamond (upper) Deck.

Features

  • Double or Twin Configuration
  • Lounge Area
  • Dining Area
  • Vanity Area
  • Shower
  • Toiletries Provided
  • Paid Mini Bar
  • TV
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Safe
  • Hair Dryer
  • Telephone
  • Desk
Riviera Travel MS Lord Tennyson Accommodation Diamond Ruby Superior Suite.jpg

Diamond Deck Superior Stern Suite

Superior Stern Suites on the Diamond Deck benefit from a generous living area, plus floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors that open up to create a French balcony for guests to enjoy panoramic river views. Each has an ensuite bathroom complete with towels, toiletries bathrobes and slippers; a wardrobe; tea and coffee making facilities; and a spacious and comfortable seating area.

There are two Superior Stern Suites on the Diamond (upper) Deck which are located towards the stern.

Features

  • Double or Twin Configuration
  • Lounge Area
  • Shower
  • Toiletries Provided
  • Paid Mini Bar
  • TV
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Safe
  • Hair Dryer
  • Telephone
  • Desk
Riviera Travel MS Lord Tennyson Accommodation Diamond Ruby Superior Suite.jpg

Diamond Deck Superior Suite

Superior Suites on the Diamond Deck benefit from a generous living area, plus floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors that open up to create a French balcony for guests to enjoy panoramic river views. Each has an ensuite bathroom complete with towels, toiletries bathrobes and slippers; a wardrobe; tea and coffee making facilities; and a spacious and comfortable seating area.

There are two Superior Suites on the Diamond (upper) Deck.

Features

  • Double or Twin Configuration
  • Lounge Area
  • Shower
  • Toiletries Provided
  • Paid Mini Bar
  • TV
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Safe
  • Hair Dryer
  • Telephone
  • Desk
Riviera Travel MS Lord Tennyson Accommodation Diamond Ruby Standard Suite.jpg

Diamond Deck Standard Suite

Standard Suites on the Diamond Deck feature floor-to-ceiling glass doors that slide away to create a French balcony to enjoy panoramic river views. Each has an ensuite bathroom complete with towels, toiletries bathrobes and slippers; a wardrobe; tea and coffee making facilities; and a comfortable and spacious seating area.

There are 27 Standard Suites on the Diamond (upper) Deck.

Features

  • Double or Twin Configuration
  • Lounge Area
  • Shower
  • Toiletries Provided
  • Paid Mini Bar
  • TV
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Safe
  • Hair Dryer
  • Telephone
  • Desk
Riviera Travel MS Lord Tennyson Accommodation Diamond Ruby Superior Suite.jpg

Ruby Deck Superior Suite

Superior Suites on the Ruby Deck benefit from a generous living area, plus floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors that open up to create a French balcony for guests to enjoy panoramic river views. Each has an ensuite bathroom complete with towels, toiletries bathrobes and slippers; a wardrobe; tea and coffee making facilities; and a spacious and comfortable seating area.

There are two Superior Suites the Ruby (middle) Deck.

Features

  • Double or Twin Configuration
  • Shower
  • Toiletries Provided
  • Paid Mini Bar
  • TV
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Safe
  • Hair Dryer
  • Telephone
  • Desk
Riviera Travel MS Lord Tennyson Accommodation Diamond Ruby Standard Suite.jpg

Ruby Deck Standard Suite

Standard Suites on the Ruby Deck feature floor-to-ceiling glass doors that slide away to create a French balcony to enjoy panoramic river views. Each has an ensuite bathroom complete with towels, toiletries bathrobes and slippers; a wardrobe; tea and coffee making facilities; and a comfortable seating area.

There are 37 Standard Suites on the Ruby (middle) Deck.

Features

  • Double or Twin Configuration
  • Shower
  • Toiletries Provided
  • Paid Mini Bar
  • TV
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Safe
  • Hair Dryer
  • Telephone
  • Desk
Riviera Travel MS Lord Tennyson Accommodation Emerald Standard Suite.jpg

Emerald Deck Standard Suite

Standard Suites on the Emerald Deck have smaller fixed windows. Each has an ensuite bathroom complete with towels, toiletries bathrobes and slippers; a wardrobe; tea and coffee making facilities; and a comfortable seating area.

There are 16 Standard Suites on the Emerald (lower) Deck and some are available for sole occupancy with no supplement.

Features

  • Double or Twin Configuration
  • Shower
  • Toiletries Provided
  • Paid Mini Bar
  • TV
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Safe
  • Hair Dryer
  • Telephone
  • Desk

Deck plans

Riviera Travel MS Lord Tennyson Diamond Deck.png

Diamond Deck

  • Bistro
  • Travel Desk
  • Reception
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Panorama Lounge
  • Bar
  • Superior Stern Suite
  • Diamond Deck Suite
  • Deluxe Balcony Suite
  • Superior Suite
Riviera Travel MS Lord Tennyson Ruby Deck.png

Ruby Deck

  • Restaurant
  • Kitchen
  • Ruby Deck Suite
  • Superior Suite
Riviera Travel MS Lord Tennyson Emerald Deck.png

Emerald Deck

  • Fitness
  • Wellness
  • Hairdressers
  • Emerald Deck Suite
Riviera Travel Logo
Ship facts
Passengers
169
Crew
44
Launched
2021
Last refit
Tonnage
t
Length
135m
Width
Speed
kts
Decks
4
Wheelchair cabins
No
Currency
EUR