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AmaWaterways AmaSerena Romantic Cruises Cruise Reviews

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Very Good


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Romantic Cruises


Group and Theme Cruises


River Cruises


Senior Cruises


Family Cruises


18 AmaWaterways AmaSerena Romantic Cruises Cruise Reviews

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Running Traveler

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Christmas Week Cruise on the Danube


We were on the Iconic Christmas Markets Cruise during Christmas Week, and purchased the additional two nights in Prague though Ama. We have traveled extensively through the years, including ocean cruises, but this ...
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Sail Date December 2018

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1 Review Written

First river cruise but not our last

From the moment we arrived in Munich, AMA waterways service was top notch. We opted for the smallest cabin. The layout was very good, storage under the bed for suitcases, plenty of closet and drawer space for ...
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Sail Date November 2018

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1 Review Written

Great balance of tours, food and room

This was our first river cruise. When traveling, I prefer to stay in luxury hotels and spas. Prior to the cruise, I was anxious about the quality and space onboard, since I had read many reviews of small cabin ...
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Sail Date December 2018

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1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Wonderful Anniversary Cruise!!

We chose AmaWaterways Melodies of the Danube river cruise to celebrate our 42nd wedding anniversary, and we could not have made a better choice. We were to embark in Budapest, but unfortunately, due to low water ...
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Sail Date October 2018

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1 Review Written

Fantastic First River Cruise on the Danube

We decided to try a river cruise and selected this one because of the route (Budapest to Vilshofen/Munich) and good feedback we had heard about AMA Waterways. We were not disappointed! The crew and boat were ...
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Sail Date July 2018

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1 Review Written

First Time on a River Cruise....won't be the last!

Other friends had been on some. All had thoroughly enjoyed it! Our 50th Anniversary was in April...so we thought we would treat ourselves! Contacted our Travel Agent and she did all the research work for us...it was ...
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Sail Date March 2018

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1 Review Written

Spring on the Danube

What a wonderful experience! It was the crew's first cruise of the season, but the Eastern European crew were very well-trained and friendly. This was a flawless cruise. The food, service, and accommodation were all ...
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Sail Date March 2018

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3 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Nice passengers but terrible coffee

This was our first river cruise but we had done ocean cruises in large ships previously. We choose a river cruise to have some good conversations with other passengers and I wanted lots of walking, whereas my wife ...
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Sail Date October 2017

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1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

AMA Waterways Surpasses ALL Expectations

After speaking to numerous people, we selected AMAWaterways for our Christmas Markets on the Danube and couldn't have been more happy that we did. There was nothing that I would change. The accommodations were ...
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Sail Date December 2017

pgaddict avatar


3 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Outstanding. All those 5-Star Reviews Are Well Earned.

We’re a late 50’s couple on the AmaSerena’s Oct 2-9 Vilshofen-Budapest sailing. Comments regarding the AmaSerena itself likely apply as well to the other AmaCerto-class ships. ...
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Sail Date October 2017

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1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Fantastic Danube River Cruise!

This was our first river cruise after several ocean cruises. I am now hooked on the river cruises, as they said I would be! With only 121 on board, it was easy to meet people which made it more intimate than an ...
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Sail Date April 2017

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1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Trip of a Lifetime

We were lucky to happen upon a great deal on the Amawaterways Romantic Danube River cruise. It was an amazing trip, we were sent a package of information weeks before so we were prepared. Everything was so well ...
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Sail Date April 2017

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1 Review Written

Outstanding customer service

I was lucky enough to win this cruise through my job. I was hesitant to go I was not familiar with this area of Europe. It would have been the biggest mistake of my life if I would have skipped this cruise. The ...
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Sail Date March 2017

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1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

A Perfect Cruise

AMA was recommended to us for it's food and service. It more than lived up to my exceptions in every way. The food was memorable both for it's preparation and quality. In each country they served the food ...
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Sail Date July 2016

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1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Amaserena successfully converts novices to river cruising!

As newcomers to river cruising we were a little apprehensive before our trip but now cannot imagine that any other company could beat Amawaterways for the standard of our holiday. The ship was beautiful, the crew ...
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Sail Date May 2016

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zoldie goldie

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Tulip Time; So Much More than Tulips

From being transported from the airport to ship, having snacks and a light lunch provided while we waited for our cabin to be readied, receiving a map and some ideas where we might visit in our departure city, the ...
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Sail Date April 2016

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Capt. Howdie

1 Review Written

Rain all week but an outstanding crew made all the difference!

Out travel agent recommended this cruise and AMA waterways. Best pick ever. Our crew was fantastic and the highlight was our cruise director Edward. He was truly a outstanding and caring person who made sure ...
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Sail Date December 2019

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Lisa Jayne

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Danube Beauty

This was a wonderful experience with all things given priority. Great excursions ,food, staff were at the forefront with meticulous attention to details!! Thank you to Monika, our director, for planning and ensuring ...
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Sail Date March 2018

AmaSerena Ratings

Public Rooms5.04.8
Fitness Recreation5.04.4
Value For Money5.04.7
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