Welcome aboard the MV Virginia
This warm, inviting ship is a long-standing favourite with Shearings river cruise customers, offering relaxing river cruises along the mighty Rhine throughout spring, summer, autumn and winter. The MV Virginia was refurbished in 2013, creating a delightful environment to relax on board. So whether it’s your first river cruise experience or you’re a seasoned river cruiser, join us and find out why so many holidaymakers return to the MV Virginia year after year.
Life on board
Renowned for its friendly staff, superb service and informal atmosphere, the MV Virginia is the ideal vessel for first-time river cruisers, offering an intimate, relaxed river cruise experience. Up on the Sun Deck it’s so easy to relax, with an inviting sheltered area and comfortable furniture. It’s the ideal place to admire the constantly-changing views along the Rhine throughout your voyage.
The ship’s cosy, comfortable lounge offers the perfect surroundings in which to befriend your fellow holidaymakers. You’ll also find a small library area with a selection of great books to enjoy. So, if you’d like to discover the best sights and highlights of the magnificent Rhine, the MV Virginia offers a fantastic introduction to river cruising.
Even though there’s so much to see and do along the Rhine, we know how important it is to you that your cabins offer a comfortable place for you to relax and unwind. All cabins are decorated in a contemporary style, with soft furnishings and flat-screen TVs with an information channel about your daily cruise programme. You’ll find it so easy to relax after a day’s sightseeing at your ports of call. And with a wide range of cabins to choose from, there’ll be something to suit you. All 53 cabins on board the ship are outward-facing and offer fantastic facilities such as TVs, air conditioning, a safe and hairdryer.