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AmaLotus Review

AmaLotus
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  • 124-passenger ship debuts in September 2011
  • Cruise along Southeast Asia's Mekong River
  • 62 balcony cabins include 12 junior and regular suites
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AmaLotus Overview

By Kelly Ranson, Cruise Critic contributor
AmaWaterways' 124-passenger AmaLotus debuted in 2011. The riverboat cruises along Southeast Asia's Mekong River with fleetmate La Marguerite.

AmaLotus is slightly larger than La Marguerite -- 302 feet long compared to 235 feet long, and it accommodates 124 passengers in 62 balcony cabins (La Marguerite carries 92 passengers in 46 cabins).

Onboard features include 10 junior suites and two suites. Cabin layout and decor features elegant textiles and regional artifacts.

AmaLotus offers seven-day Mekong river cruises from Vietnam's Ho Chi Minh City to Cambodia's Siem Reap.

AmaLotus Member Reviews

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 fitness" to participate in the excursions. "Good level of fitness" included ... Read more
We did only the river cruise part of a broader package that AmaWaterways provides. We heard generally good things about the land portions of the package. Overall, the cruise was enjoyable, but it got off to a rocky start with an unexpected 7-hour ... Read more
We took the land package also. Hanoi-Ha Long Bay-Siem Reap and after cruise Saigon. The land package is not to be missed! First-AMA is a delight to work with.  We needed to add an extra day and had a few questions and had 5star service. ... Read more
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AmaLotus Ratings

Member Rating
Category
Editor
Member
Dining
4.0
Public Rooms
4.4
Cabins
4.3
Entertainment
3.6
Spa & Fitness
3.2
Shore Excursions
4.5
Enrichment
4.1
Service
4.5
Value-for-Money
4.0

Sailing From

Haiphong Hanoi (Haiphong) Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon)

Cruises To

Asia

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Ship Stats
Crew:
Launched:
2011
Decks:
4
Tonnage:
Passengers:
124
Registry:
Vietnam
CDC Score:
Not Yet Inspected
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