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AmaWaterways Ship Reviews

AmaSonata
AmaSonata
Ranked #1 of 20 AmaWaterways Ships
94% Loved It
  • Includes heated swimming pool with swim-up bar
  • Fare includes wine with dinner, Internet, tours
  • Some cabins feature AMA's cool "twin balcony" setup
  • Launched: 2014; Passengers: 164
AmaBella
AmaBella
Ranked #2 of 20 AmaWaterways Ships
92% Loved It
  • 162-passenger ship debuted in May 2010
  • Fare includes wine with dinner, Internet use and tours
  • Spacious cabins for a river cruise line
  • Launched: 2010; Passengers: 162
AmaDagio
AmaDagio
Ranked #3 of 20 AmaWaterways Ships
92% Loved It
  • First custom-built river cruise ship for the line
  • Sails along Europe's famous inland waterways
  • Fares include wine, tours, Internet, bikes
  • Launched: 2006; Passengers: 148
La Marguerite
La Marguerite
Ranked #4 of 20 AmaWaterways Ships
91% Loved It
  • Cruises the Mekong River to Vietnam and Cambodia
  • All 46 cabins are outside, 82 percent have balconies
  • Wellness area with fitness room, mini-spa, whirlpool
  • Launched: 2009; Passengers: 92
Itineraries:
Asia - La Marguerite
AmaDolce
AmaDolce
Ranked #5 of 20 AmaWaterways Ships
89% Loved It
  • 148-passenger ship debuted in 2009
  • Sail Europe's rivers with affluent, older crowd
  • Very-inclusive fares cover tours and drinks with dinner
  • Launched: 2009; Passengers: 148
AmaPrima
AmaPrima
Ranked #6 of 20 AmaWaterways Ships
88% Loved It
  • Terrific variety of fee-free shore excursions
  • Many cabins offer French and traditional verandahs
  • Warm and personable service
  • Launched: 2012; Passengers: 164
AmaLyra
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AmaLyra
Ranked #7 of 20 AmaWaterways Ships
87% Loved It
  • Sails itineraries along Europe's great waterways
  • Fares include wine with dinner, tours, Internet
  • Spacious standard cabins are 170 square feet
  • Launched: 2009; Passengers: 148
Itineraries:
Europe - All - AmaLyra
AmaCerto
AmaCerto
Ranked #8 of 20 AmaWaterways Ships
86% Loved It
  • Includes heated swimming pool with swim-up bar
  • Fare includes wine with dinner, Internet, tours
  • Some cabins feature AMA's cool "twin balcony" setup
  • Launched: 2012; Passengers: 164
AmaLegro
AmaLegro
Ranked #9 of 20 AmaWaterways Ships
85% Loved It
  • English-speaking guests enjoy social, casual vibe
  • Sail along Europe's famed rivers
  • Included tours use wireless audio devices
  • Launched: 2007; Passengers: 148
AmaCello
AmaCello
Ranked #10 of 20 AmaWaterways Ships
81% Loved It
  • Excursions and wine with dinner are part of the fare
  • All cabins are river view, most with French balconies
  • Cruise directors are affable, knowledgeable, helpful
  • Launched: 2008; Passengers: 148
AmaLotus
AmaLotus
Ranked #11 of 20 AmaWaterways Ships
72% Loved It
  • 124-passenger ship debuts in September 2011
  • Cruise along Southeast Asia's Mekong River
  • 62 balcony cabins include 12 junior and regular suites
  • Launched: 2011; Passengers: 124
Itineraries:
Asia - AmaLotus
AmaKatarina
AmaKatarina
Ranked #12 of 20 AmaWaterways Ships
69% Loved It
  • Sails 12-night Russia river cruises
  • 70 percent of cabins have balconies
  • Small group shore excursions included in the fare
  • Launched: 2011; Passengers: 212
AmaVida
AmaVida
Ranked #13 of 20 AmaWaterways Ships
67% Loved It
  • 106-passenger riverboat launched in 2013
  • Cruises Portugal's Douro River
  • Fare includes wine with dinner, Internet and tours
  • Launched: March 2013; Passengers: 106
Itineraries:
Europe - All - AmaVida
AmaReina
AmaReina
Ranked #14 of 20 AmaWaterways Ships
67% Loved It
  • AmaWaterways emphasizes culinary arts
  • The sundeck splash pool is a great place to chill out
  • Many cabins have both French verandah and a standard balcony
  • Launched: 2014; Passengers: 164
AmaVerde
AmaVerde
Ranked #15 of 20 AmaWaterways Ships
67% Loved It
  • 162-passenger riverboat launched in 2011
  • Cruises Europe's Rhine, Mosel and Main
  • Fare includes wine with dinner, Internet and tours
  • Launched: 2011; Passengers: 162
AmaPura
AmaPura
Ranked #16 of 20 AmaWaterways Ships
60% Loved It
  • All-suite cabins on AmaWaterways' first ship in the region
  • Personal service with one crewmember for every two passengers
  • Mostly well-traveled, affluent, and mature North Americans
  • Launched: 2014; Passengers: 56
Itineraries:
Asia - AmaPura
AmaDante
AmaDante
Ranked #17 of 20 AmaWaterways Ships
100% Loved It
  • Cruises the waterways of Europe
  • Carries only 148 passengers
  • Inclusive fares cover wine with dinner and daily tours
  • Launched: 2008; Passengers: 148
AmaSerena
AmaSerena
Ranked #18 of 20 AmaWaterways Ships
100% Loved It
  • Excellent choice of excursions
  • Gourmet food
  • Twin balconies in most cabins
  • Launched: 2015; Passengers: 164
AmaDara
AmaDara
Ranked #19 of 20 AmaWaterways Ships
0% Loved It
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  • Spacious standard cabins and suites
  • Choice of Asian and Western cuisine
  • Onboard massage and beauty salon
  • Launched: 2015; Passengers: 124
Itineraries:
Asia - AmaDara
AmaVista
AmaVista
Ranked #20 of 20 AmaWaterways Ships
0% Loved It
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  • Excellent choice of excursions
  • Gourmet food
  • Twin balconies in most cabins
  • Launched: 2015; Passengers: 164
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AmaWaterways Member Reviews

83% Loved It

My husband and I are veteran ocean cruisers, but this was our first time on a river. There were many differences, most of them wonderful--in fact, we ... Read more
by Susancyb
We have been on several ocean cruises and had enough of the giant ships. We decided to give river cruising a try and were so happy we chose the ... Read more
by parguy99
We also did only the river cruise as part of a broader package that APT travel provides. The trip was advertised as requiring a "good level of ... Read more
by gkraft
My husband and I took this cruise from Nuremberg to Budapest. It was our first river cruise and we really enjoyed it! The service was great ... Read more
by Diane G.
After 40 ocean cruises I was looking forward to this experience. We spent several days precruise after flying from Los Angeles. We packed light for ... Read more
by jdechter
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