5-Star Ships

Specially commissioned to sail to Mekong and Irrawaddy rivers

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Specially commissioned to sail the Mekong and Irrawaddy rivers, our 5-star boutique vessels are the only all-balcony suite ships in Southeast Asia, complete with Scenic Sun Lounge and our renowned Scenic Slumber Beds.  What’s more, Scenic Spirit is the only ship on the Mekong to provide an elevator – an essential element to aid your mobility and comfort if you require assistance around the ship.. 

From innovative on board features like an outdoor cinema and indulgent swimming pool to elegant finishing touches adorning the spacious public areas, we believe it’s our attention to detail and desire for excellence which really sets us apart from the rest. This level of luxury, combined with our quality of inclusions and dedication to a high standard of safety, continues to elevate our ships in Southeast Asia – ensuring that every minute you spend on the river is one that exceeds your expectations.

Safety is at the forefront of our minds when building our bespoke ships, and both Scenic Spirit and Scenic Aura proudly meet European safety standards. This investment in design shows our steadfast commitment to providing the best river cruising experience of any currently available.

Discover more about our 5-star ships and signature luxury service below.

The best ships in Asia

Both of our boutique Southeast Asian river ships showcase our commitment to providing the utmost in guest satisfaction, comfort and wellness – featuring a long list of special inclusions and innovations designed to enhance every aspect your journey.

Those with a focus on fitness can make the most of our state-of-the-art gym, with Wi-Fi connected fitness machines, and enjoy our indulgent swimming pool, sauna and steam room, before cooling off in the outdoor shower on the Sun Deck. Meanwhile, on selected evenings, Scenic Spirit’s beautiful open-air space will transform into an outdoor cinema, showing films under the stars.

Across each of our luxury Southeast Asian river ships, contemporary Asian-inspired décor adorns the public areas, where we have collected the works of established Vietnamese and Burmese artists. These rich bursts of colour, culture and tradition can even be viewed as part of a guided tour, where you’ll have the opportunity to learn all about the artists and their inspiration.

As well as this fine attention to interior décor and styling, you’re free to treat yourself to an indulgent spa treatment in our Wellness Centre, where a selection of massages, facials and beauty treatments are available for you to enjoy. Make time to book in with our specialists as you indulge mind, body and soul, all while cruising these majestic waterways

Outstanding Service

Throughout your journey, you can be assured that our staff, who are trained in-house to meet Scenic standards, will be at your service for any questions, queries or problems you have may have. We’re committed to providing an outstanding service that goes beyond your expectations, and perfectly captures the signature luxury service for which we take pride in maintaining.

From our reception staff to our private butlers, our dedicated team receive excellent in-house training. This ensures we can follow through on our promise of unrivalled attention to detail, an almost 1:1 staff-to-guest ratio, and a service that’s best in class. Whether it’s the captain or your butler, there’ll always be someone available to answer questions and solve any problems you might have. We won’t be happy unless you are.

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