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47 AmaWaterways Family Cruises Cruise Reviews


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merrychristmas2019

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Christmas gift

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We flew into Zurich, Switzerland for the first 2 nights on our own and had a driver transport us to Basel, Switzerland where the AmaStella was waiting. We were told you could check in early and leave luggage but ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Dorene1

17 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Pure enjoyment from the time I walked on till the moment I parted.

My first River Cruise and while I always thought this was for the old, not with AMA Waterways. I have cruised many ocean voyages but thought I would try this. I was so happy I did that I cannot wait to see where I ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Yankeefan21

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Another excellent Amawaterways cruise

We had previously cruised Amawaterways on the Danube two years ago and were impressed by the level of service and excellent food so we opted to book again. This time we chose the Rhine and Main waterways. Even ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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LindaMarieRishwain

1 Review Written

BEYOND PERFECT

This was our first river cruise but will definitely not be our last. The AMA cruise line is 1st class from the beginning to the end. The crew is so very well trained, the food is delicious and the ship is ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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ourcruise2019

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

WONDERFUL EXPERIENCE!

We had first river cruise in Europe, and we fell in love with it! The food was outstanding, our ship is beautiful and comfortable. Cabin is very clean with the best service ever. The food is absolutely delicious, ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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gogiandtom

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Perfect in every way

This was our first river cruise, or cruise of any kind, and we picked AMA based on a review of various materials that reviewed cruise lines.The cruise was easy to book through a travel agent. The embarkation was ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Nachosdelux

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Outstanding Experience!

This was our first river cruise after 15+ ocean cruises, primarily on Celebrity, Seabourn, and Oceania. Overall a great cruise, so much in fact we are planning to do another river cruise on AMA next year. ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Spirited Reasoner

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Five Star Experience in Every Respect

We have had the Danube on our bucket list for quite a while. We chose the Magical Christmas Markets cruise because we knew our son--currently in graduate school--would be available between academic semesters to join ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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katcaseshields

1 Review Written

Magic of the Danube

We did a lot of research before choosing the Danube and AMA. Eight of us were traveling together so we had a variety of opinions before making our decision. The new ship, AmaLea, was beautiful and sparkling clean. ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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marinmodern

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Updated modernized boat and top notch service....

Our family of 8 went on the Christmas Market Cruise in December 2017. We were impressed with the AmaCerto boat because it was very clean, modernized, had a nice floor-plan, and the rooms were really clean and nicely ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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Aussie Kate

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

The staff made it feel like home

The staff are what makes this cruise so incredible. Getting home for dinner each night to the same lovely waiters, who made an amazing effort to entertain the children we had in our group, made every mealtime an ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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CruisesByElise

1 Review Written

Time of my life!

Just finished my first river cruise and it was amazing! We did the Wine Cruise along the Danube with the most incredible stops along the way. My favorites being Durnstein and Krems in Austria. Our wine host onboard ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Chicago2018

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Wonderful Trip for First Time Cruise !!

This was a perfect way to visit 4 countries and 8 cities along the Danube - Beautiful cities - Beautiful ship - Great Service We had never done a cruise of any type - and based on research selected ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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jojosontheroad

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Yes I took teenagers on a river cruise and Yes they loved it !

We had a perfect family trip with AMA Waterways on the AMA Certo. We traveled with my 3 teenage daughters ages 18,16 and 15. Two of the girls shared cabin 109, my oldest had cabin 111 to herself (both category D) ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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craighamblin

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Fantastic Cruise on AMAViola

Our cruise on AMAWaterways AMAViola was such a wonderful experience. We looked at many river cruises and finally selected this one because of the timing of our vacation and excellent ports. We flew from ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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vryan.irishlady

1 Review Written

Excellent cruise

I had cruised with Ama Waterways previously for a Christmas market cruise. That cruise was very nice and enjoyable, so I chose Ama Waterways again for my niece's cruise. I was expecting a nice cruise, but the crew ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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markpc17

6 Reviews Written

Fascinating Cruise, Itinerary Ideal for all Activity Levels

One of the things we liked the most about Ama is the way they cater to all activity levels. We prefer to be active, and they did a great job always having higher energy tour options from biking, hiking and walking ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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gazebo111

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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bobbibyrne

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Great family cruise!

I will summarize and then expand more for families who want more details. We have visited Europe with our children a few times, but have been predominantly in the west. We wanted to experience Eastern Europe and ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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Seanmhar1

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Christmas Markets On The Danube

Our family of eight (3 generations) traveled with AmaWaterways from Nuremberg to Budapest, visiting Christmas markets in Germany, Austria and Hungary along the way. Embarkation was quick and pleasant. We were ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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Ping Chiu

1 Review Written

Your ultimate choice of a cruise line!

It was my sister who lives in London, England who picked the Amawaterways after reading great reviews online. My brother and mom live in Singapore and i myself in Toronto and we wanted to get together for a trip and ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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skip2318

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Paris to Nromandy

This was our first River Cruise and found it most enjoyable. The ship's company were friendly and willing to offer assistance whenever needed. The Cruise Director had all the tours arranged and well organized. ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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mwayman

2 Reviews Written

28 Helpful Votes

Amawaterways Sonata Rhine River Cruise vs. Ocean Cruises

Amawaterways Sonata Rhine River Cruise vs. Ocean Cruises Recently made the journey from Amsterdam to Breslo, Switzerland on Amawaterways Sonata. Having only been on ocean cruises (SilverSeas), I have added some ...
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Sail Date May 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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pronck

3 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Fabulous vacation with friends!!

AMAWaterways provided the perfect experience for us and our friends to enjoy a vacation in Europe together! We were 4 couples from all over the US. We wanted time to visit and party together but also have time to ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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