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bonika8
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 helpful vote
Heard and seen many good reviews on TV about this tours so decided to give it a go, Booked a Rhine river cruise from Basel to Amsterdam in a royal panorama suit. The suits only 2 on the ship are at the rear of the boat-incredibly ... Read more
Jooroo
Member Since 2016
1 review
It has now been about 4 weeks since we arrived back home after our wonderful cruise on the Scenic Pearl from Basil to Amsterdam, starting with an overnight stay at the luxurious Hotel Schweizerhof in Zurich. It all seems like a dream now, ... Read more
hanknelson
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 helpful vote
This cruise line was recommended by my travel agent. I had never heard of them before. Let me tell you they are remarkable. We booked the Junior Royal Suite, Cabin 315. The room was spacious, clean, and well furnished. There is plenty of ... Read more
llwebster
Member Since 2016
1 review
Sailed October 2016
This was the only cruise that had a excursion to Speyer Tecknic museum which was one of our must do's to the travel agent .It was a combination celebration for us for a birthday and wed anniversary , unfortunately we didn't get to see ... Read more
luke1234
Member Since 2016
1 review
We chose to travel on the Scenic Pearl because the cruise dates and embarkation point matched our schedule. We consider ourselves very lucky to have come to that decision. The crew on board the Pearl are nothing short of stellar, from ... Read more
ltr55571
Member Since 2016
1 review
This was a once in a lifetime cruise for myself & my husband. Our cousins had been on 3 before and desperately wanted us to go with them on their 4th. So it started, we were picked up from the airport and transferred to a Hotel ... Read more
marcela jara
Member Since 2016
1 review
Sailed September 2016
We heard cruise by a friend. Very happy with the cruise experience. Quality of service was excellent, the staff always smiling and very available to help. Tasty food and variety .The salads always fresh with excellent ... Read more
Tridhos
Member Since 2014
2 reviews
85 forum posts
4 helpful votes
Sailed August 2016
Romantic Rhine and Moselle Monday 15th Joined the cruise in Basel, Scenic provide phone numbers and email addresses of your ship which in our case was the Scenic Pearl launched in 2011 (no swimming pool yet) so the day before you can ... Read more
snello
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 helpful vote
Sailed August 2016
I have been on Scenic beforehand and really enjoyed that cruise and wanted to do it again but from a different location. Right from the start when we were met on the Wharf, the whole trip was fantastic, the Crew, Cruise Director ... Read more
Metweet
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 helpful votes
Sailed July 2016
This was my first cruise ever. I traveled with my sister-in-law and we had a wonderful experience with Scenic. We took the Rhine River cruise on the Scenic Pearl and the whole experience was wonderful! The whole crew were so friendly and ... Read more
angelaAyeg
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 helpful vote
My husband and I chose Scenic because it was an all inclusive river cruise. We flew into Zurich Switzerland and enjoyed a few days of sightseeing. We were picked up at our hotel by a driver from Scenic to meet our ship in Basel. We were ... Read more
Mesusiee
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 helpful votes
I really loved this cruise...the cruise director and everyone did everything to please everyone. The rooms were perfect, food outstanding....my luggage was missing with the airlines until the last day of the cruise. Frank and many others ... Read more
Margaret Newcastle
Member Since 2016
1 review
4 helpful votes
We chose this cruise because of Scenic's "reputation" which unfortunately did not follow through. It got of to a bad start. On the coach from Munich one of the passengers noticed we were on a different route. Unfortunately the ... Read more
Blonde Newcastle
Member Since 2016
1 review
4 helpful votes
We chose this cruise and Scenic because we believed that Scenic were the number 1 River Cruise providers. We expected to have a 20 minute journey to the ship but it ended up driving for 3 hours. The guide on the coach had no information ... Read more
Holway
Member Since 2016
2 reviews
8 helpful votes
We did a Danube cruise on the Scenic Pearl from Nuremberg to Budapest from 20th to 27th June 16. We were in a Junior Suite. The cost including Business Class fares was £7500 for the two of us. High water levels on the Danube. ... Read more
richard@acadianrow.com
Member Since 2016
1 review
3 helpful votes
Scenic was highly recommended by our travel agent. We found it less than remarkable. Misrepresentations included the role of the so called "butler" - we never saw or heard from him, and nightly local entertainment on board - ... Read more
Holiday2016*
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 helpful vote
I went to a Scenic information night in Sydney and was impressed with the overall presentation and information received. I booked my cruise on that night. My only disappointment was that when booking my cruise an excursion to Cesky ... Read more
sigmatrain
Member Since 2016
1 review
4 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
Our Golden Wedding anniversary treat did not get off to a good start! Due to (apparently regular) delays at Amsterdam airport our flights to and from this hub (hub - hub) to Basel were delayed but at least we eventually arrived. But our ... Read more
Lousyian
Member Since 2016
1 review
3 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
This was our first river cruise and we had heard so much we were looking forward to the trip very much. The first greetings by the crew made us very welcome and were settled into our cabin very quickly by our butler Ilona. We were ... Read more
scenic tragic
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 helpful vote
This cruise was our fourth river cruise with Scenic and once again a very memorable experience. The usual high standard of comfort, the professionalism of the crew and staff, the ship facilities, the variety of dining choices and the ... Read more
Holly10
Member Since 2016
1 review
3 helpful votes
Sailed March 2016
We chose this cruise because we wanted a relaxed holiday sailing along the rivers and canal and being able to partake of shore excursions without the need to continuously pack and unpack as if on a bus tour. We also chose the Paris ... Read more
Janicehelen
Member Since 2016
1 review
7 helpful votes
Sailed March 2016
We chose this cruise because we liked the idea of sailing along the river relaxing and looking at beautiful scenery. However we found that the cruise consisted of up early most mornings and leaving the ship by 8 - 8.15 am to get on buses ... Read more
Traveler1300
Member Since 2015
1 review
4 helpful votes
Sailed October 2015
This was our first river cruise, and we had great expectations. We had read reviews, talked to neighbors, and got mostly positive feedback. We pictured ourselves riding along the Rhine, Main and Danube, sitting on the sundeck and ... Read more
sables2@sympatico.ca
Member Since 2015
1 review
4 helpful votes
For our 40th anniversary my wife and I settled on a once in a lifetime river cruise on the Rhine between Basel and Amsterdam. In determining which cruise line to use I did a lot of research and attended seminars before settling on Scenic. ... Read more
mj_holiday
Member Since 2009
2 reviews
159 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Our 7 days aboard the Scenic Pearl were a great introduction to river cruising. We had great weather and saw so many sites. Embarkation and disembarkation were very well organized. There were 163 people on board for the trip. The ... Read more

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