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Scenic Jewel debuted in 2013 as the seventh in Scenic's "Space Ship" class -- so called because the ships offer plentiful public and in-cabin space; Scenic's owners liked the tweaks to the original design so ...
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ParisMatch2014
Member Since 2014
2 reviews
0 forum posts
3 helpful votes
Sailed October 2015
It was a freezing sunny day when we boarded the Scenic Jewel, we were made to feel very welcome and our butler explained all amenities to us in great detail. We were on the top deck (diamond) and had choosen a junior suite. The cabin as ... Read more
rob770
Member Since 2012
2 reviews
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed September 2015
This review is being written in 2 parts as the ship we were to board, the Scenic Crystal, got stuck in the Danube due to low water levels and we were to take the Scenic Jewel for the first half of the cruise and then transfer to the ... Read more
roorat
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed March 2015
We have resently arrived home after our europe river cruise aboard the scenic jewel and what a holiday we have nothing but praise ,the cabin (royal suite) was superb ,the butler Voltan was exceptional in every way ,Eugen Anton the ... Read more
brwydave
Member Since 2007
3 reviews
0 forum posts
7 helpful votes
Traveling with Australians is a whole lot more fun than 140 other Americans. The Aussies's attitudes toward life in general is refreshing - they know how to have fun. The Jewel was in excellent shape, the crew very attentive, and the ... Read more
bjb2014bjb
Member Since 2014
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
15 days of being looked after 24 hours a day. A1 cabins - there was nothing that Scenic hadn't thought of for our comfort. Brilliant crew; tasty food; enjoyable entertainment; interesting day trips; friendly passengers. Plenty of ... Read more
brwydave
Member Since 2007
3 reviews
0 forum posts
3 helpful votes
Sailed October 2014
The make up of the passengers on Scenic Jewel for our cruise was 2 English (we are not Brits), 16 Canadians, 140 Aussies and only 6 of us from the US. Great fun, the Aussie take on life and humor was the icing on the cake of a wonderful ... Read more
Hunt1530
Member Since 2012
6 reviews
0 forum posts
3 helpful votes
My wife and I recently took a European River Cruise on the Scenic Jewel from September 15 through 29, 2014. This cruise started in Budapest, Hungary, followed the Danube through Austria and southern Germany, then took the Danube-Main Canal ... Read more
BEV3252
Member Since 2014
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
From the time we arrived at Budapest Airport to the time we left Amsterdam Airport our river cruise on the Scenic Jewel can only be described as First Class. We were welcomed by our butler and the Captain with a glass of champagne, which ... Read more
pollywaffle
Member Since 2010
5 reviews
47 forum posts
1 helpful vote
We joined the Crystal in Budapest for the first seven days of the cruise. The ship was excellent, the crew pleasant, and the captain appeared to run a tight but happy ship. Our cruise director Marin who was with us the whole journey on ... Read more
Jo2009
Member Since 2012
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed August 2013
We sailed from Budapest on August 12, 2013 aboard the Scenic Crystal. From the moment we stepped aboard everything was perfect. Greeted with a rose and a drink, we were ushered to the lounge. Our butler then came to collect us and show us ... Read more
BarbaraM
Member Since 2004
2 reviews
607 forum posts
2 helpful votes
As a preface, we are a couple of active, still working adults somewhat on the low end of the age range of typical river cruisers. I cancelled a back to back Celebrity cruise touring Iceland and the Baltic after reading about river ... Read more
Kernelman
Member Since 2013
2 reviews
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
We booked our river cruise with Scenic Tours travelling from Amsterdam to Budapest from the beginning of June 2013. We had booked in the middle of 2012 so we were really looking forward to the whole experience. As reasonably seasoned ocean ... Read more
jakes47
Member Since 2010
3 reviews
315 forum posts
0 helpful votes
This will be a mixed review of our experience with Scenic Tours and the new Spaceship -Jewel, starting from when we first booked about 18 months ago. Booking: We chose Scenic Tours because we were told it was an Australian company and ... Read more

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