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Amsterdam Scenic Pearl Cruise Reviews

Scenic
Scenic Pearl
Destination
Amsterdam

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Excellent

30

Very Good

9

Average

6

Cruise type

45 Amsterdam Scenic Pearl Cruise Reviews


Lisehierlihy avatar

Lisehierlihy

1 Review Written

Scenic pearl cruise

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We chose this cruise because of its inclusivity. Once we boarded and for the duration of our trip we did not have to worry about money (except for souvenirs). We thoroughly enjoyed the experience, from the greeting ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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DDolack

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

The good and the bad

I am writing here since each cabin is only allowed one official evaluation – and if you happen to feel differently than your roommate, there is no option to voice a second opinion. My friend and I took the ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Bigzim

1 Review Written

Jewel of Europe Amsterdam Budapest July 1st

Both myself and my wife were on the pearl this past 2 weeks. I would like to say that this experience was top notch! Everything from the shore excursions to the food, and overall service was excellent The ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Sunseekermenorca

1 Review Written

Rather disappointing

We chose a Scenic cruise as we wanted luxury for our first ever cruise and it was our Golden wedding. We have never wanted a cruise before as we did not relish the though of rough seas .All of the transfers and day ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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YBW

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Danube river cruise Nuremberg to Budapest

Cruise director and crew did everything they could to make our trip enjoyable. Disappointed that we were not able to sail on the more expensive and newer Jade do to problems with low water levels in the Danube. ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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roylance1953

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Very comfortable; good tours to riverside attractions

ship very modern well designed . cabin very adequate dining very good great not to have to handle money for drinks etc .on board entertainment scenic does it well good artists and varied performances to give a ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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Fattrout

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

First cruise

This was our first ever river cruise even though we have travelled a lot. Scenic were recommended to us by friends who had sailed with them last year and also our travel agent spoke well of them. We travelled from ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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LaBubba

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Great Service, Everything else Average or Poor

Let me just say that the service on our ship was outstanding. Most everything else wasn't. We could have missed our transport to the ship had we not brought our luggage down early where we were told a different ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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Longride

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Overview of Holiday Amsterdam to Budapest

The disembarkation port of Budapest had no transport to our hotel included. We booked our own accommodation which was near to the Scenic choice of hotel Marriott. This was discriminatory. The ship was good, it ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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CBKWDL

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

First Time River Cruise. Amsterdam to Budapest

We researched many river cruise companies on line before deciding upon an itinerary and tour operator. Even though our travel agent was unfamiliar with Scenic, we chose this company based on their reputation as a ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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Charlenemarie

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Second time on Scenic

The first cruise on Scenic was Basal to Amsterdam. We throughly enjoyed the whole trip. This time we chose to start in Amsterdam for a few days and then cruise down the Rhine and Danube ending in Budapest. Enjoyed ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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Jamest114

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Scenic As Advertised: Luxury and All-Inclusive

This was our first river cruise and cruise with Scenic Tours. We chose Scenic because of its inclusive pricing. It was as advertised. They didn’t even take a credit card and my final invoice was so miniscule ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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DENISMOFFATT

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Lots of Locks and Docks

After hearing many positive comments about Scenic and attending a presentation we signed up fort he 15 day Jewels of Europe Cruise. Everything we had heard was absolutely true and the experience exceeded our ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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Elma Pyl

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Great experience

We chose this cruise because of the itinerary and the duration of the trip. We chose Scenic after considerable research, because of the quality of the ship, the relaxed opportunities for meals, the services ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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seitlehs

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

A fun filled adventure on the Rhine & Moselle Rivers

This was our second river cruise and chose Scenic because of all the FreeChoice options for excursions. The ship was incredibly clean and the entire staff was fabulous. It was an extremely well organized trip in ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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theasmi

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Luxury Afloat!

First time of sailing with Scenic and definitely not the last. From the moment we stepped on board we were welcomed by cheerful m friendly and, as it turned out, very hard working crew. Suites well appointed and ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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nwils

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Relaxing Way to Travel

Scenic seems to be the closest to "all inclusive". Everything was included, no tipping, top rated liquor, high end toiletries and linens, excellent food. The trip was amazing. The only thing I would change is ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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seagreen1954

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

A wonderful cruise

My sister in law and I have just returned from a cruise Amsterdam to Budapest (August 2017). What an experience. . Food was fantastic, staff were fantastic, my cabin 302 was a bit noisy being the closest to the ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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EvangelineAnya

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Wonderful and Unforgettable First Scenic Cruise Experience

My family and I had our first experience on Scenic cruises and we simply could not fault any part of our experience. We sailed from Amsterdam to Budapest in August 2017 and for our first time on any cruise ship, it ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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jkingsford

1 Review Written

Every Minute was so Enjoyable

This is my second Scenic Cruise. I love that everything is inclusive and no hidden costs. The Airfares were subsidised and had transfers to and from Airport. This meant hassel free all the way. All the meals ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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PS traveler

1 Review Written

A cruise to keep you busy

This was our first river cruise, following a couple of ocean cruises. Basically the cruise is 14 'city' tours with some short interludes on board to refresh yourself. Scenic ensured we were met at the airport ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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millionmiler

4 Reviews Written

196 Helpful Votes

Virtually Flawless

We chose this cruise for the itinerary and because we read good reviews of Scenic and our travel agent spoke positively about it. We also like the all-inclusive policy. Our expectations were met and exceeded. ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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Smiler55

1 Review Written

Travelling in 5 star style through Europe

Carried out extensive research on the Amsterdam to Budapest river cruise with all the major companies and Scenic came out ahead for our requirements. We opted for one of the Royal Balcony Suites and were not ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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Autumn72

15 Reviews Written

21 Helpful Votes

Excellent experience - can't wait to go on another river cruise with Scenic

I chose Scenic based on a recommendation from a friend and then doing a thorough analysis. Since it was our first river cruise, I wanted to explore all the options. We wanted to see the tulips in Holland and having ...
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Sail Date May 2017


Hec1952 avatar

Hec1952

1 Review Written

Good Cruise

We were happy with the cruise overall but very disappointed with the size of the cabin and the engine noise, couldn't sleep without earplugs.Also still trying to work out why we paid extra for diamond class couldn;t ...
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Sail Date May 2017


Scenic Pearl Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins5.04.5
Dining4.04.3
Entertainment2.04.1
Public Rooms5.04.5
Fitness Recreation3.03.4
Family1.0N/A
Enrichment2.04.5
Service4.04.7
Value For Money4.04.2
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