Onboard Facilities and Amenities
Massage treatments are available on board. Please inquire at the reception desk for a menu of services and to schedule an appointment. Please note, these services are available for a fee and can be paid for in cash or with a credit card at the time of purchase or at the time you settle any of your onboard charges prior to disembarkation from the ship.
There are no onboard medical facilities. Medical assistance can easily be called from shore if required. If medical services are required, such assistance is the financial responsibility of the guest.
Nordic Walking Sticks & Folding Cane Seats
A limited number are available on board, please ask reception should you wish to use one. These will be thoroughly sanitized after every use.
The AmaVida and AmaDouro both offer a fitness room with a selection of exercise equipment, as well as towels and bottled water. Please inquire at the reception desk about hours of operation and to sign up for an individual time slot to ensure your health and safety. There is no attendant on duty and use of this equipment is at the sole risk of the user. AmaWaterways and its affiliates are not responsible for any injuries sustained during the use of the fitness room. All equipment will be thoroughly sanitized after every use.
The AmaVida and AmaDouro both offer a swimming pool, perfect for a refreshing dip. There is no attendant on duty and use of these facilities is at the sole risk of the user. AmaWaterways and its affiliates are not responsible for any injuries sustained during the use of the pool.
The gift shop sells accessories, souvenirs, gifts and a limited selection of toiletries. Opening hours vary according to the itinerary, but the hours are usually from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily except on embarkation and disembarkation days.
For your convenience, an ice bucket is provided in your stateroom. Ice is available from the bar or next to the coffee station.
A magnetic key card for your stateroom is issued upon check-in.
Laundry & Ironing
Onboard laundry service and ironing is available for an additional fee. A price list is provided in your stateroom. Please note dry cleaning is not available during your cruise.
Stamps and postcards are available at the reception desk and mail is sent out from port each day. We offer a selection of complimentary AmaWaterways branded postcards. These can be found at the reception desk or near the library. The reception desk staff is happy to stamp and mail these AmaWaterways branded postcards for you free of charge. Stamps are also available for purchase.
All ships have a large, comfortably furnished Main Lounge with a full-service bar and dance floor. It’s a place to gather with friends and family, listen to lectures, be entertained and enjoy live music by the onboard pianist who plays every afternoon and evening.
The AmaVida and AmaDouro feature an expansive Sun Deck offering 360-degree views of the passing scenery. There is a swimming pool and ample sun loungers, tables, chairs and a shaded section where you can read, relax or gaze out at the view. For safety reasons, there may be times when access to the Sun Deck is temporarily restricted, such as when passing through locks and under low bridges.
Complimentary Wi-Fi is available throughout the ship. Please note, the ship's Internet service operates via GSM networks similar to your mobile phone with Satellite as a back-up and may be temporarily restricted or unclear depending on the ship's location.