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Amsterdam Avalon Waterways Avalon Artistry II Cruise Reviews

Avalon Waterways
Avalon Artistry II
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23 Amsterdam Avalon Waterways Avalon Artistry II Cruise Reviews


Azpattio avatar

Azpattio

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Excellent value and exceptional service from staff to tour director Tony!!!

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Have used Avalon Waterways on previous trips. This was by far a dream cruise! Beautiful ship....to excellent staff! Easy access to all ports....Carrier buses were excellent. The food was just outstanding and ...
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Sail Date September 2019


Scott Robertson avatar

Scott Robertson

1 Review Written

Rhine and Mosel River - Our first cruise ever was GREAT!

After talking with a few friends about river cruises, we selected Avalon because it met all of our objectives and value. The ship was wonderful, the cabin and bathroom were large and well appointed, two dining ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Muffin68

1 Review Written

Loved all of it.

Had a very good time. Loved all the places we stopped and everything I saw. The tours were well planned and really liked the use of the receivers. You could walk at your own pace and still hear everything the guide ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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crsmith

1 Review Written

Great cruise on the Rhine and Mosel Rivers

We chose this cruise because it was 12 nights and visited the Rhine and Mosel Rivers. The ports were interesting and fun to explore. The included tours were well planned and allowed time for individual ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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carolina husker

7 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Perfect Rhine/Mosel river cruise cut a bit short

Our third river cruise on Avalon. First two went so well, we didn't want to risk another line. Again, we were not disappointed. Avalon is very consistent with their ships, policies, activities, excursions, meal ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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evansjb58

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Very Picturesque Cruise

We chose this cruise because it combined the Rhine River (which we'd cruised before) with the Moselle River, with its scenic benefits. We were not disappointed! The scenery and excursions were excellent ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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ILVTTRVL

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

River Crusing Done to Perfection!

I chose Avalon Artistry II because I wanted a longer cruise that stopped at the particular ports I wanted to visit. Every port visit was orchestrated beautifully. Small group tours with options, knowledgeable local ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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Judi/Rick

1 Review Written

Avalon's Rhine River Cruise Outstanding

When Irma struck last fall, we had to change our all-inclusive, 60 passenger cruise to the British Virgin Islands, We chose Avalon's river cruise on the Rhine and Moselle Rivers,Having taken many cruise ship ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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Debby339

1 Review Written

Wonderful

Our 2nd cruise with Avalon and loved it as much as the first. We wanted to see the tulips and weren’t disappointed. The crew, the tours, the route and everything in between was superb. Can’t wait to book ...
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Sail Date April 2018


Mal Miller avatar

Mal Miller

1 Review Written

River cruising at its best

Had previously cruised with Scenic so was interested to see how it compared. We travelled from Amsterdam to Basel and from the embarkation the experience more than lived up to our expectations. The food, service and ...
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Sail Date October 2017


PatBel avatar

PatBel

1 Review Written

Our First European River Cruise

After researching various cruises, I chose Avalon Waterways because it seemed to offer the best itinerary and amenities for the money, and we weren't disappointed. Everything was wonderful. I have food sensitivities ...
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Sail Date October 2017


mcwalk avatar

mcwalk

1 Review Written

Relaxing and Educational

Provided us an opportunity to experience river cruising and to visit historical locations in the Netherlands and Belgium. Very interesting perspective of the WW1 battlefields in Belgium. The food was exce3llent and ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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bigsoup

1 Review Written

Rhine/Moselle Cruise 08/17

My wife and her sister cruised the Seine River on an Avalon boat, from Paris to Normandy in 10/16; they had such a wonderful experience that my wife booked this Avalon cruise for us. It was also a wonderful ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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bryanmaryevans

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Wine, rivers and Paris--memories for a lifetime!

Traveling the Rhine and Mosel river valleys with Avalon fulfilled everything on our bucket list! We expected great service and they delivered that with many smiles. We were surprised with an optional tour inside a ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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IanAdams

3 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Mobility and River Cruising

Lovely ship, our cabin fantastic, great food, very friendly staff (mostly), scenery on Rhine and Moselle Rivers excellent. For elderly people with mobility issues or people like me on crutches after a knee ...
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Sail Date August 2015


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Memsahib27

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Wonderful - the Best River cruise we have done! June 14th - June 28th

We have done several river cruises - this the second with Avalon Waterways. It was the best. The weather wasn't so good on the first part and the scenery not as good from Amsterdam to Koblenz but after that it was ...
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Sail Date June 2014


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garymonli

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Amazing On Board Personnel

Returned from a river cruise on Avalon Waterways Artistry II. This ship is a little over a year old and is very well maintained. Entertainment on this ship was sparse but it did not bother me. After a full day ...
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Sail Date April 2014


lwillis200 avatar

lwillis200

1 Review Written

Wonderful time -- Lots and Lots of Flowers!!!

Last August 2017 we went our first Cruise ever. We chose Avalon and cruised the Danube River from Nuremberg to Budapest for 8 days. It was Amazing. By the time we had arrived home we were already talking about our ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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qzqpbh

1 Review Written

Sensory Overload!

Was very impressed with the overall cruise. It was very comfortable and the staff did everything to meet our every needs. The excursions were great. Guides were knowledgable and friendly. Our trip to the tulip ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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mamabull

1 Review Written

Most Enjoyable Cruise

My husband and I tool our first river cruise with Avalon because it was highly recommended by friends.The cruise director, Vlad, and his staff were outstanding. They were accommodating and very attentive. The ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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picky_cruiser

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Disappointed

We have enjoyed a number of ocean cruises on various cruise lines and were ready to try a river cruise. The appeal of a small upscale ship, docking right in the city was alluring. Our vision was interrupted by ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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Tootyizac

1 Review Written

Amsterdam Cologne Vienna Budapest

We chose this cruise because it covered a lot of Europe and we liked the 14 day length of the cruise. We also liked the idea of having one room for the entire trip as opposed to bus touring where you have multiple ...
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Sail Date September 2019


Shari55 avatar

Shari55

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Everyone needs to experience an Avalon River Cruise

We have been planning to go on a River Cruise for many years. We were hesitant as we are relatively young and the stigma that River Cruising is for the Retired. This is not the case at all. There were guests ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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