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Budapest to Europe - River Cruise AmaWaterways AmaStella Cruise Reviews

4.5 / 5.0
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38 reviews
Supper aboard the AmaStella
Christmas markets in Baden Baden
Christmas party and decoration of the tree.
Arrival on day 1, the AmaStella
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4.4
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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..."Read More
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migue40

6-10 Cruises

Age 50s

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First cruise river experience

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migue40

6-10 Cruises

Age 50s

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 bartenders don't know how to make drinks. They are very bad preparing drinks and they get upset if I return the drink. Better change for beer or wine before returning the drink. The gym is ...
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Sail Date: May 2019


PERFECTION - Everything was perfection: the ship, service, port & shore, etc.

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Lv11ship

First Time Cruiser

Age 70s

I was looking for a trip that everything was taken care of and we found it with AmaStella. Top level of service, food and entertainment. Every crew member was so welcoming and fun. I had some health issues last year and was concerned about the shore excursions, but quickly discovered that there were three levels to choose from and I was able to take the regular pace. Slower pace was available ...
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Sail Date: September 2017

Cabin Type: Stateroom with French balcony and outside balcony


Things I wish I knew about Riverboats

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Lacey14

First Time Cruiser

Age 60s

The main disappointment on this first time riverboat was the service by waiters and wine sommeliers. This does not mean that on the AmaStella staff was not excellent and hard working, but I felt there were not enough personnel to serve us without being rushed or waiting for wine at dinner. It was not the experience expected for wine service since they only had to two serve 2 types of wine and ...
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Sail Date: August 2017


Outstanding experience!

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kendacranfield

First Time Cruiser

Age 60s

It was our 40th. wedding anniversary and we wanted to celebrate with a memorable trip and AMAWaterways did not disappoint! Our ship, the Amastella, was a floating boutique hotel, with every imaginable ammenity; an outstanding crew and beautiful ambiance. The guest rooms are very comfortable and well appointed; we had an outside balcony that we enjoyed every night, while sipping a glass of wine ...
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Sail Date: June 2017

Cabin Type: Stateroom with French balcony and outside balcony


Best River Cruise

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Kerrybaby

2-5 Cruises

Age 70s

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, activities and excursions were fun and enjoyable. Service on the ship went beyond my expectations. The room and bedding were comfortable.Everyone on board the ship from the Captain, to Cruise ...
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Sail Date: May 2017


Exceeded My Expectations.......again!

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skantownsharon

2-5 Cruises

Age 70s

In March of 2016 I wrote a review about my experiences cruising on the Mekong River with AMA Waterways titled "Exceeded My Expectations". After booking the Melodies Of The Danube, a AAA of Western and Central New York Members Appreciation Trip, I became worried that this trip couldn't possibly live up to my previous experience. I shouldn't have worried! When, as our bus was getting ready to ...
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Sail Date: May 2017


Absolutely fantastic cruise!!! Much better than Viking!!!

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miyasmom

10+ Cruises

Age 50s

We decided we wanted to go away to celebrate Christmas. My teenage daughter and I had done a Viking River cruise over the summer as part of our European trip. Viking was geared much more to the over 60 crowd and never, even if you book a suite, allows 3 people in a room. We are a family of 3 and Viking wanted us to book 2 rooms so 1 person would be alone. Not my idea of a family vacation. It would ...
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Sail Date: December 2016

Traveled with children


Disappointing

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louv2000

10+ Cruises

Age 50s

Just a little about myself and the group we travelled with: my husband and I are in our 50's and have been cruising with Disney and Royal Caribbean fairly regularly since 2003. We're Diamond level with RCCL. Our travelling companions were my sister and her husband (in their 60's ) and their friends--a married couple in the 70's. We travelled from Toronto to Amsterdam to visit family for 4 ...
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Sail Date: October 2016


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