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AmaWaterways Entertainment Cruises Cruise Reviews

AmaWaterways
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Traveler rating

Excellent

25

Very Good

4

Poor

2

Terrible

1

Cruise type

Romantic Cruises

117

River Cruises

115

Senior Cruises

69

Group and Theme Cruises

65

Entertainment Cruises

32

32 AmaWaterways Entertainment Cruises Cruise Reviews


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RCLCMJCJ

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Marketing material vs. reality

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Though I have traveled all over the world with friends and family, this was my first river boat cruise. Before you decide to go on an Amawaterways river cruise, I think you should close the glossy brochure and read ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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mikemonster

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Overall an enjoyable week

I should start this review out with a word regarding my rating. It would have to be OUTSTANDING for me to give a 5, so in most cases my "4" should be considered very good. Now to our trip: " Melodies of the ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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randy32947

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Best cruise

Excellent cruise line, The ship was small with 97 passengers. Average age in the 60s from various countries. mostly Canada. The ship was well designed and comfortable. The cabin #217 was well planned. The ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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migue40

4 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

First cruise river experience

My first river cruise experience was pretty good, They include wines and beers at dinner. The wines are not all of good quality but they are not bad. They include a happy hour an one hour before dinner, but the ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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chimay53

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Attention to Detail

AmaWaterways does a great job with their attention to detail and overseeing all logistics to help assure a stress free travel experience. The new ship, AmaMagna is exquisite with 4 dining room options and a wine ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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MainstreetRob

1 Review Written

Exceeded Expectations

This was our first river cruise. We will definitely do it again, and based on this experience AMA will be our first choice. Everyone on this ship went out of their way to be friendly and helpful, from the captain ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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got2goagain

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Beyond all expectations!

AmaKristina is simply elegant, ultimately classy, yet unexpectedly down-to-earth and comfortable. We enjoyed the Christmas Markets on the Rhine from the first moment to the last. Every detail from the excursions, ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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ebtvic

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Christmas on the Rhine

We wanted to see the Christmas markets in Germany and were not disappointed. The staff aboard the AmaStella were outstanding, from cruise director Sonja Lodewijkx to our "personal" waiter, Dragos, and I say ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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JLS1808

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Great Christmas Markets Cruise

We really wanted to do a Christmas Markets cruise and selected AMA based on advice from our travel agent. The ship was well laid out and very comfortable. The staff from the cabin attendant, cruise manager and ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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Dcartillar

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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dmrice

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Staff did a terrible job with itinerary substitutions due to low water and more.

After 5 spectacular river cruises with a rival company I took a chance on AMA based on their superior reviews, big mistake. The water level was too low to do our original itinerary (not AMA's fault) but the ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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Rovingsaint

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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jcdimitri

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

EXCEPTIONAL EXPERIENCE

Sailed with AMA before, loved it! Their attention to detail is superb. This time we experienced a drought that altered our course and experience. AMA took us to 2 extra countries not on our original itinerary, made ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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charles_knouse

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Excellent way to see the French wine region

My wife and I planned a vacation to France for our 35th anniversary. We wanted to spend a week in Paris and a week in the French countryside, but we didn't want to take a bus tour where we would be checking into and ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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David Buchholz

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Small town delights and big city splendor

We started our journey two days prior to our 10 night cruise on the AMAPrima by acclimating to the time change (9 hour time difference from CA) in Zurich, something we highly recommend regardless of your starting ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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kenburke

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Poor quality, poor service

We thought for the price it would be an upmarket cruise, having previously done a cruise with Viking who were terrific and thought APT would be the same. The service in the dining room consists of getting your ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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Wolfie2232

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

What an Amazing Cruise!

We have been on a bunch of Ocean Cruises but this was Our First River Cruise and I always wanted to travel the Danube - so we did. We travelled with another couple and while cruising we met a bunch of new friends. ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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Owenmarie

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Wonderful cruise

The ship was beautiful with a fabulous sun deck. There was a pool which was great for relaxing after a day of sightseeing. The food and wine selections were outstanding especially at the Chef's Table Restaurant - ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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MommaRus

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

AmaCruising in Style

AmaCruising in Style! We just returned from the 8-day Tulip Time cruise with AmaWaterways. We began with a 2-night pre-cruise stay in Amsterdam at the Intercontinental Hotel...but that’s another whole review in ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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sross48

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Christmas Markets on the Rhine

This was my first riverboat cruise and it was absolutely fantastic. Everything was perfect, the ship was beautiful and the cabin was great. Loved the entertainment, even the crew sang Christmas Carols one night! ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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Feeling Blessed

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Fantastic, fun, absolutely wonderful

This was a wonderful cruise on the Danube river. Amawaterways had so many thoughtful touches,such as wine or hot drinks and a snack as you arrived back from an excursion. We were so well cared for. Our cruise ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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rammulle

1 Review Written

Great week on the Danube

We spent 3 nights in Prague, and was then transported to Vilshofen to start our weeks cruise. Everything from landing in Prague was great, Ama met us at airport, then our guides in Prague were wonderful. On the ship ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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missouribeachcomber

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

First Time River Cruise: Smooth Sailing

We chose this cruise line and trip based on a recommendation from a good friend who took this trip last year. We flew into Amsterdam and sailed the Rhine for 7 days to Basel. Booking the trip with an Amawaterway rep ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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Kerrybaby

1 Review Written

Best River Cruise

We went through a cruise club to book The Danube River vacation and had a fabulous experience. The ship was clean, comfortable and easy to navigate. Food was exquisite along with presentation. Entertainment, ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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dianefinley

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

An excellent experience

We have been on AMA three times. Each time has been a positive and worthwhile experience. We stayed on the third level with an outdoor seating. The maître d absolutely made my meals wonderful. Each morning he ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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