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Scenic Opal Cruise Reviews for Luxury Cruises from Amsterdam

Scenic
Scenic Opal
Destination
Amsterdam

Traveler rating

Excellent

29

Very Good

7

Average

2

Poor

3

Terrible

1

Cruise type

Luxury Cruises

42

Romantic Cruises

9

Senior Cruises

9

River Cruises

5

Entertainment Cruises

4

42 Scenic Opal Cruise Reviews for Luxury Cruises from Amsterdam


Fceexp1 avatar

Fceexp1

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Not Really a Christmas Market Cruise, despite how it is sold.

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For the most part, I have good words and praise for the actual cruise ship staff. They could not fix or be held accountable for things beyond their control, chiefly the marketing of what this cruise was supposed to ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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chezpicsoftrips

1 Review Written

Magical Cruise

Our first cruise with Scenic was more than I imagined it would be. Friends had travelled and spoken very highly of their experience with Scenic but nothing anyone says can prepare you for the reality. From the ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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MarisaK

1 Review Written

A memorable experience for first timer river cruisers, hard to beat

We did not stay in Amsterdam before boarding the Ship. We were met at the airport by a Scenic representative which gave us an opportunity to meet and introduce ourselves to other guests. Our cabin was great with ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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grhokie

2 Reviews Written

Fantastic Trip

Great service from housekeeping to the cruise director and captain. Waiters were top-notch and worked extremely hard. Food was very good as were all the drinks. Scenic also hosted a private concert for the ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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baldwin.sue

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Rhine Highlights - superb!

This was our second Scenic cruise "Girls Trip". We chose this particular route to see some of the highlights of the Netherlands and Germany. The itinerary was excellent and our choices of the tours each day was ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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oakgum

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

First Scenic Cruise

Because we saw the cruise on Getaway and wanted to see the Christmas lights and markets of Europe. This was our first ever cruise and it will certainly be hard to top. Scenic thought if everything. Everything on ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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Kondor

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Amsterdam to ( almost ) Basel

This was our second cruise with SCENIC. After having had such a wonderful time travelling from Budapest to Nuremberg last year, we decided to trust Scenic once again and try the Amsterdam to Basel tour. Once again, ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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EveryoneHeart

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Great Service on Scenic Opal

This was our first river cruise and a great experience. Richard the cruise director was amazing, he was living and very knowledgeable. Looked forward everyday for this review for the next day of what to expect on ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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Swedish Ontario

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

What they don’t tell you

By all means everyone should explore Europe. But the means of transport is a large factor in the day to day life of your journey. I investigated river cruising for a very long time before booking, and found that ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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Cwoozer

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Easy Cruising

After a very positive experience on the Seine with Scenic, this cruise was an easy choice. Traveling with a small group, we were able to enjoy the company of our friends, and of many other new friends. I would ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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Lucky Canucky

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Romantic Rhine

We wanted this cruise to visit a part of Europe not yet seen. Scenic offered such an all inclusive cruise choice we felt it was the one to try. The itinerary to was great.,we saw so many beautiful castles and half ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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smikolainis

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Amazing Scenic cruise

Cruise was all-inclusive including all drinks and tours, everything, did not spend any money during the cruise week. 20 of us went so an all-inclusive was the way to go. Rooms super clean and luxurious, service, ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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wolfdlw

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Cruise was on the Rhine - enjoyed the tours

We experienced our first river cruise two years ago on a 7 day Scenic River Cruise 0n the Danube. We enjoyed it so much that we decided to go on another 7 day excursion Scenic river cruise on the Rhine, and this ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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Derek Partlin

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Virgin river cruiser

This was our first cruise with Scenic. Their arrangements before, during and after the cruise were excellent. Everything which was under their immediate control worked superbly - Scenic cannot be blamed for the fact ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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Mewitty

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Sailing the Rhine

This was our 3rd trip on Scenic and we will continue to stay with them as the service is impeccable and the inclusive theme is wonderful. The food is varied with something for every taste & great wine selections as ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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Nancyl.sims

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Scenic Opal is First Class Excellence

Chose this cruise because of its top reviews and attention to detail. From the moment we were picked up at Amsterdam airport, Scenic took care of everything. The cabin, food, cruise director, Richard, and the ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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DJDebbieD

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Rhine cruise from Amsterdam to Basel

We went with two other couples and one of the other couples decided this was the best cruise to go on. Scenic was recommended as the best all inclusive cruise line. The ship was beautiful, the food amazing, the ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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gfranco

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Down the Rhine

A friend we were traveling with found Scenic and we just took his recommendation. The ship was excellent and the crew were superb. The only disappointment was our butler, who did very little and for the the odd ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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dave-bernard

3 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

15 Days of Unabated Luxury

15 Days of Unabated Luxury Why Chose Scenic? My wife and I booked the 15-day “Romantic Rhine & Moselle” cruise with Scenic departing Amsterdam for Basle (Switzerland), leaving the UK on 19th July 2017, which ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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Peter2868

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Absolutely Inedible Food on an Understaffed Ship

Although this is a beautiful ship with a generally terrific crew, we cannot recommend Scenic. The Rhine/Moselle itinerary is interesting and the excursions offered were adequate although we often chose to tour ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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Vdrnok

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Good but...

Very Organized excursions an entertaining Cruise Director. Cabin are modern, clean and well appointed and kept very clean. Ship is beautiful and very clean. Regular chef was on vacation an food was at best. 2 ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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cruisingDiana

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Very good cruise but a shame about lock closures on Moselle

We chose this because it was sailing on the Moselle, one of the few rivers we hadn't yet sailed on-we've taken many river cruises. we had been told that Scenic were good and so wanted to see for ourselves. it was a ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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derhornpy

1 Review Written

Very good value for money

Chosen because of the itinerary and length of the cruise. We have travelled with Scenic before and were entirely satisfied with our previous experience. We were pleased to be offered the opportunity to travel ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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Blind Traveler

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Traveling Blind in Luxury

My husband and I wanted to see Germany, Amsterdam and Budapest. I wanted a luxury ship that would attend to all my needs. I am blind and I appreciate the extra services we received as we booked one of the two ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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ckel

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

WOW! Loved it.

My husband and I have nothing but praise for this ship and her crew and Scenic in general. From the moment we boarded our 'spaceship' we were treated like royalty. We had a balcony cabin port side on the Amsterdam ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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