Avalon Affinity Deluxe Stateroom with French Balcony P Each Stateroom is sq. ft. and has a bed, toilet, sink, shower, closet, writing desk and sliding gldoors..Comfortable outside staterooms Standard Staterooms, French Balcony Staterooms, Veranda Staterooms, Veranda Suites, Explorer Suites .It is a balcony that is really just a ledge. You can’t go out on it but the slider has a railing that forms a sort of “balcony feel” This shows an example.Combinations of different balcony types on river cruise ships. Usually the ship offers several mixed types of windows. The next ship offers balconies on the top floor, below regular portholes windows. Picture River Aria Here we have french balconies on the rd floor and windows below..Hi Missy, The French Balcony staterooms on Viking at sq. ft. are definitely towards the small side. To be fair, however, Avalon has predominantly larger French Balcony type rooms on their ships which would more directly compare to Viking’s Veranda Staterooms which are sq. ft..In Praise of French Balcony Cabins on European River Cruise Ships Avalon Waterways French Balcony Stateroom First time river cruisers can feel they need, what the Americans term a “veranda”, a sit out balcony and not a French balcony..The cabin was small! When we first walked in we were a bit surprised how small it was. We had two large suitcases and one small I don’t travel lightly and wondered where everything would go..In a sense, the earliest river cruise ship balconies were little more than oversized windows that opened. Today, all that has changed. In an effort to woo guests and compete with each other, modern day river cruise lines are en.ed in an all out battle for balcony supremacy..On a river cruise, though, the least expensive cabin can be really square feet or lesswith small windows that don’t open. It’s usually worth the several hundred dollars more to get a French balcony..Some river cruise lines are tweaking the French Balcony concept and, in doing so, they are coming up with some increasingly diverse “.nding.” Avalon Waterways touts its Open Air Balconies, which are essentially French Balconies on a grand scale, with windows that open almost the entire width of the room..
Some river cruise lines are tweaking the French Balcony concept and, in doing so, they are coming up with some increasingly diverse “.nding.” Avalon Waterways touts its Open Air Balconies, which are essentially French Balconies on a grand scale, with windows that open almost the entire width of the room..Cruises french balcony? What is a French balcony on a Viking cruise? Thanks for info! french balcony? Cruises.