Aqua Mekong — Amenities
Creating special moments to treasure on board the Mekong finest river cruise ship
Designed with immaculate style and exclusivity in mind, the social spaces of the Aqua Mekong makes every second on board an unforgettable experience. Enjoy ‘big ship’ amenities typical to larger cruise ships and choose your favourite place to unwind.
Opening up to the vast Mekong sky, the observation deck on both ends of the Aqua Mekong is the highest vantage point aboard the cruise ship and the ideal place for guests to observe life on the river and riverbanks.
The observation deck is is also the perfect spot for photography, yoga or meditation.
Outdoor Lounge and Bar
Enjoy the Mekong breeze and admire the view with a cocktail or two at the outdoor lounge areas, or sit barside and strike up a conversation with our friendly bartender. Plenty of shade is offered at the bow lounge area, thanks to Aqua Mekong’s iconic sun canopy.
In the evenings, the Mekong’s iconic sunsets draws guests to the open-air decks. Return to the outdoor lounge after dinner for stargazing, outdoor cinema screenings, or endless conversations as the river settles into a soothing peace and quiet.
Indoor Lounge and Bar
With an inviting ambience tastefully blending modern and classic elements, the Aqua Mekong’s indoor lounge and bar is the focal point for social activities on the top deck. Luxurious lounge sofas lets guests relax in air-conditioned comfort while sipping on their drink of choice.
The bar menu is designed by renowned spirit experts and cocktail designers Proof & Co, and features classic cocktails as well as creative concoctions that show off local flavors and ingredients.
Pair Mekong’s stunning scenery with show-stopping cuisine at the refined Dining Room, stylishly adorned with contemporary Asian artifacts, fine china and crystal glassware.
This is also the stage where our celebrated on-board menu by Michelin-starred chef David Thompson shines. Our dedicated and attentive English-speaking crew quickly pick ups guest names and their palate preferences while delivering a five-star dining experience from start to finish.
Private Screening Room
Enhance any Mekong river cruise journey with our selection of classic films about this exotic region, like The Scent of Green Papaya, The Quiet American and Good Morning Vietnam. Our cruise director will be happy to organize a private screening for up to ten guests here or on the Observation Deck.
The Private Screening Room also sees guests gather for private lecture, videos and documentaries to learn about the fascinating cultures on their Mekong river journey.
Let the jacuzzi plunge pool’s cool soothing waters take the edge off the tropical heat after an Aqua Expedition shore excursion. Located at the bow of the Aqua Mekong, the outpool pool is well shielded from the elements with a canopy and places guests in a commanding position to soak in Mekong’s majestic panoramic vista.
At 3.5 by 5.17 metres and 1 metre deep, this sheltered plunge pool is spacious and inviting at any time of day.
Love your next cruise ship workout at a gym that faces out to the Mekong river with full-height windows. The gym is also comprehensively equipped with the essential machines and free weights.
Indulge in therapeutic relaxation with a body massage at our on-board spa designed with privacy and tranquility in mind. Let our experienced therapists work wonders to rejuvenate your mind and soul, or simply to relax your muscles after a day out in the Mekong. Both single and couple spa suites are available.
Library and Games Room
Immerse in the finest literature about the region or play a game of foosball on our exquisite glass and wood table. The library and games room on the Aqua Mekong is the ideal place for quiet contemplation.
Supporting local craftsman, the boutique showcases the best artistry the Mekong region. This is the ideal place to take home souvenirs and memorabilia of superb quality and attention to detail.