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Avalon Waterways
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Avalon Waterways Ship Reviews

Avalon Creativity
Avalon Creativity
Ranked #1 of 14 Avalon Waterways Ships
93% Loved It
  • Cruise fare includes guided tours, wine with dinner
  • Sails Europe's rivers with 140 passengers
  • Dine on locally provisioned cuisine
  • Launched: July 2009; Passengers: 140
Avalon Visionary
Avalon Visionary
Ranked #2 of 14 Avalon Waterways Ships
91% Loved It
  • Custom-built to sail the Rhine River
  • Most cabins transform into "open-air" balconies
  • Alternative dining: top-deck BBQ and bistro fare
  • Launched: 2012; Passengers: 128
Avalon Poetry II
Avalon Poetry II
Ranked #3 of 14 Avalon Waterways Ships
83% Loved It
  • Most cabins transform into "open-air" balconies
  • Top-deck BBQ and bistro fare
  • Silent Drive System offers smoother ride
  • Launched: 2014; Passengers: 128
Avalon Felicity
Avalon Felicity
Ranked #4 of 14 Avalon Waterways Ships
82% Loved It
  • Debuted in March 2010, fourth in Scenery class
  • All outside cabins are spacious for river ship
  • Sails traditional itineraries along Europe's rivers
  • Launched: March 2010; Passengers: 138
Avalon Scenery
Avalon Scenery
Ranked #5 of 14 Avalon Waterways Ships
81% Loved It
  • Sails the smaller European rivers
  • Cabins have either windows or French balconies
  • Intimate ship carries just 138 passengers
  • Launched: April 2008; Passengers: 138
Avalon Luminary
Avalon Luminary
Ranked #6 of 14 Avalon Waterways Ships
75% Loved It
  • Fifth river ship in Avalon Waterway's Scenery class
  • All-outside cabins are spacious for river ship
  • Sky Grill for outdoor dining
  • Launched: August 2010; Passengers: 138
Avalon Panorama
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Avalon Panorama
Ranked #7 of 14 Avalon Waterways Ships
75% Loved It
  • Features 66 200-square-foot panoramic suites
  • Luxury touches: live orchids & L'Occitane bath products
  • Wine with dinner and Wi-Fi included in fare
  • Launched: 2011; Passengers: 164
Avalon Affinity
Avalon Affinity
Ranked #8 of 14 Avalon Waterways Ships
74% Loved It
  • 138-passenger ship sails Europe's rivers
  • Fare includes tours and wine with dinner
  • Cabins have French balconies or picture windows
  • Launched: May 2009; Passengers: 138
Avalon Expression
Avalon Expression
Ranked #9 of 14 Avalon Waterways Ships
67% Loved It
  • Sightseeing excursions led by local guides
  • Features 64 200-square-foot panoramic suites
  • Fare includes wine with dinner, tours and Wi-Fi
  • Launched: 2013; Passengers:
Avalon Vista
Avalon Vista
Ranked #10 of 14 Avalon Waterways Ships
64% Loved It
  • Features top-deck whirlpool
  • Features "open-air" balcony cabins
  • Dine al fresco at the boat's bistro
  • Launched: 2012; Passengers: 166
Avalon Illumination
Avalon Illumination
Ranked #11 of 14 Avalon Waterways Ships
33% Loved It
  • Custom-built to sail the Rhine River
  • Most cabins transform into "open-air" balconies
  • Alternative dining: top-deck BBQ and bistro fare
  • Launched: 2014; Passengers: 166
Avalon Impression
Avalon Impression
Ranked #12 of 14 Avalon Waterways Ships
100% Loved It
  • Custom-built to sail the Rhine River
  • Most cabins transform into "open-air" balconies
  • Alternative dining: top-deck BBQ and bistro fare
  • Launched: 2014; Passengers: 166
Avalon Artistry II
Avalon Artistry II
Ranked #13 of 14 Avalon Waterways Ships
100% Loved It
  • Features 52 200-square-foot panoramic suites
  • Choice of excursions - Leisurely, Traditional or Essential Sightseeing options
  • Wine with dinner, bottled water and Wi-Fi included in fare
  • Launched: 2013; Passengers: 128
Avalon Angkor
Avalon Angkor
Ranked #14 of 14 Avalon Waterways Ships
0% Loved It
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  • Features 16 172-square-foot suites
  • 24-hour self-service beverage station with free coffee, tea, soft drinks, local beer/spirits
  • Headsets for all guided shore excursions
  • Launched: 2012; Passengers: 32
Itineraries:
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Avalon Waterways Member Reviews

78% Loved It

This was our first river cruise. Our cabin was adequate. The shower was good. Storage was very good for a ship. Most passengers were in their ... Read more

by oldshoe

We picked Avalon among the confusing assortment of river cruise lines because of the pictures of the staterooms and granite bathrooms and we ... Read more

by Nicky'smom

Overall

• Very nice trip with few negatives.

• Many interesting sites and photo ops

• Avalon cruise was ... Read more

by SoCal Cruise Critic User

This cruise was booked because mom wanted to do a Rhine River cruise. My late dad and mom took a Rhine River cruise years ago and thoroughly ... Read more

by Aggie74

We were on the sapphire deck and the views were wonderful from our room it was also nice to hear the river. Our room had a very comfortable love ... Read more

by wise2travel
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