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MS Alexander Borodin

The motor ship Alexander Borodin is named after a famous Russian composer. It is one of the modern vessels on the Russian waterways and it can be compared to a 4* hotel. It was completely refurbished in 2005 (built in Germany in 1977). Till 2014 the vessel belonged to Grand Circle Cruise Line serving American passengers on Russian waterways.
There are two bars, a small souvenir shop, two restaurants and a conference room.

All cabins are of deluxe category, outside facing with a large picture window and are equipped with mini-fridge, satellite TV, radio, safe, individual temperature control. The cabins also feature private bathrooms.

Services available onboard: doctor, laundry. The ship is not equipped with wheelchair access and elevator. The total passenger capacity is 220 persons.


Length 125,0 m
Breadth 16,7 m
Draught 2,94 m
Passenger capacity 220 pax
Speed 26,0 km/h
Built 1977, Germany
Total rebuilt 2005


Type of Cabin Square, in meters
1 Suite 17.0
2 Junior Suite 15.5
3 Twin Deluxe Category 1 14.2
4 Twin Deluxe Category 2 12.5

Total number of cabins 110:


Type of Cabin Ņabin #
Junior Suite boat deck 302, 303
Twin Deluxe boat deck 14,2 sq.m. 300, 301, 304-312, 314-333, 335, 336, 339
Twin Deluxe boat deck 12,5 sq.m. 334, 337
Panorama Suite upper deck 200, 241
Junior Suite upper deck 238, 241
Twin Deluxe upper deck 12,5 sq.m. 202-212, 214-237, 239
Twin Deluxe main deck 12,5 sq.m. 102-112, 114-133, 135