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AmaWaterways AmaCerto River Cruises Cruise Reviews

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23 AmaWaterways AmaCerto River Cruises Cruise Reviews

Lcoon avatar


1 Review Written

21 Helpful Votes

Great Experience


Having never been on any cruise and not wanting to be herded along, we were cautious about selecting a river cruise. We were three couples traveling together and knew where we wanted to go after some research. We ...
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Sail Date September 2017

2OLDBIRDS1966 avatar


1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Fabulous first cruise

This cruise, "Melodies of the Danube", was chosen by our travel agent. Upon entering the AmaCerto, we were so impressed by the elegance of the foyer and the lounge. The cabin was well-appointed with adequate space ...
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Sail Date August 2017

CharTN avatar


1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Better than I ever imagined.

They met us at the airport, led us to the bus taking us to the port. We had not one minute to worry about anything. The ship was clean, the food was good, and the staff were wonderful. From the Captain, Hotel ...
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Sail Date April 2017

PopG avatar


2 Reviews Written

Another Wonderful Experience

My wife and I took the Tulip Time cruise on AmaCerto. It was the first tulip time cruise of the 2013 season. Unfortunately, the weather was unseasonably cold, and the tulips had not bloomed. Still, the cruise was ...
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Sail Date March 2013

jwurtman avatar


1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Culture, beauty and comfort

The trip down the Rhine River with stops at 2000 year old German cities along the way and too many castles to count was stimulating and beautiful. The ship was new, extremely comfortable, food healthy and light ( ...
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Sail Date October 2015

newanne avatar


2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Wonderful week aboard the Amacerto

This was our 2nd river cruise with AMAWaterways, and just a wonderful as our first. We flew into Zurich, and took the train to Lucerne for two nights pre-cruise. We did it on our own, which was very easy. Then ...
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Sail Date August 2015

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1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Blue Danube -- Eastern Europe -- Bucharest to Budapest

We loved our second AMA cruise at least as much as our first one, which was from Nuremberg to Luxembourg. But the countryside and culture are entirely different and less visited, so this is a special trip. We ...
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Sail Date September 2014

RT320 avatar


1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes


We had made many ocean cruises before this river cruise. We were amazed with all of this cruise. Hospitality, comfort, food, tours; everything was beyond expectations! Every cruise member were always going out of ...
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Sail Date September 2014

suewou avatar


1 Review Written

Couldn't Have Been Better

This was my first river cruise and I honestly don't feel it could have been better. We were treated like royalty from the moment we boarded. John, the cruise manager, was so well organized that we never had a doubt ...
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Sail Date September 2014

gerical avatar


1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Fabulous Experience

This was a first river cruise for us. Loved it! We were on the Amacerto, the entire crew was wonderful. We loved our cabin with the french balcony, we were even able to sleep a couple of nights with the sliding door ...
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Sail Date June 2014

tennis7 avatar


4 Reviews Written

Fantastic Christmas Market Cruise!

We had a great time on our first river cruise. We sailed from Nuremberg to Budapest.The AMA Certo crew was fantastic. They were friendly and their service and attention to detail was impressive! After the first day, ...
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Sail Date December 2013

indalu avatar


1 Review Written

AmaCerto Christmas Cruise 2013

Just returned from Christmas cruise on the Danube from Nuremberg to Budapest with a 2 day pre-cruise stay in Prague. A fabulous trip. Sightseeing: Daily walking tours with excellent tour guides.....and of course the ...
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Sail Date December 2013

AMSBARY avatar


1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

AMA Certo Christmas Market Danube River Cruise, November 2013

Ama Certo Christmas Markets - Danube River Cruise (November 2013) This was our first river cruise on AMA and it won’t be our last! We really lucked out choosing AMA. The cruise was basically faultless and we had ...
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Sail Date November 2013

Deerfieldtexan avatar


1 Review Written

Fabulous time

We had a wonderful time on this cruise. There was a problem with a lock between Budapest and Bratislava. We were notified of this prior to leaving home. We were bussed to Bratislava. We had a very knowledgeable ...
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Sail Date October 2013

Bath1 avatar


1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Our thoughts on Amercerto

We went on our first river cruise in August choosing the Amerceto as it had a small plunge pool and sit on private balcony. The ship is very smart and immaculately kept by the hard working staff. The cabins were ...
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Sail Date August 2013

ChatNoir avatar


2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

A memorable week on the beautiful Danube.

We just cruised from Budapest to Vilshofen on board the relatively new ship Amacerto. By booking in March for an August vacation, we surely thought we would get a cabin with a balcony, but this popular cruise sold ...
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Sail Date August 2013

caviargal avatar


21 Reviews Written

64 Helpful Votes

AmaCerto: A Tough Act to Follow

We recently completed a 14 night trip to Europe, structured around a 7 night sailing on AmaCerto from Budapest to Nuremberg. This was our 6th river cruise and our favorite so far. As much as we enjoyed our cruise ...
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Sail Date November 2012

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3 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Cruising Perfection

We have taken several ocean cruises and are avid boaters ourselves but this was our first river cruise and it was perfection. We chose AmaWaterways on the advice of a travel agent, as well as because of the ...
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Sail Date October 2012

windstarlover avatar


2 Reviews Written

25 Helpful Votes

Highly disappointing food and dining room service

Having been on 7 Windstar cruises, and this cruise costing twice as much as any of those I was expecting great food. I was very disappointed in the dining on this ship. The breakfasts and lunches were practically ...
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Sail Date August 2012

David avatar


22 Reviews Written

30 Helpful Votes

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Amacerto Romantic Danube: Prague to Budapest

"Picture yourself on a boat on a river with tangerine trees and marmalade skies." John Lennon The trees may have been green and the skies almost always were blue, but ever since my wife and I returned from a ...
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Sail Date August 2012

willden avatar


19 Reviews Written

57 Helpful Votes

First River Cruise - great experience on the not so blue Dan

Our first river cruise on the delightful AmaWaterways "AmaCerto" from Budapest to Vilshofen on the Danube river was a wonderful, memorable experience. We thoroughly enjoyed every minute of the cruise and the ...
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Sail Date May 2012

pogles avatar


2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

AmaCerto - Fantastic Memories Were Created

Well I could tell you so much but will try and keep it relevant to the AmaCerto and the route we took. We did the Blue Danube Discovery from Budapest to Nuremburg but as we are from the UK we made our own travel ...
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Sail Date June 2012

TravelguruDanville avatar


5 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

A very nice cruise

We decided to try a river cruise and selected AMA due to its reputation and well as its offering of bike tours on the Danube. We have extensively traveled by ocean liner and wanted this new experience. We were very ...
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Sail Date June 2012

AmaCerto Ratings

Public Rooms5.04.8
Fitness Recreation4.03.9
Value For Money5.04.4
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