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AmaWaterways Budapest Cruise Reviews

AmaWaterways
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147 AmaWaterways Budapest Cruise Reviews


Anrando avatar

Anrando

2 Reviews Written

27 Helpful Votes

Great Ship, Great Crew, Great Experience

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The AmaMagna is a ship unlike any others due to its size. I took this cruise mainly because I wanted to try this ship. I was very impressed. The experience was far superior to my ride on a Tauck ship on a similar ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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MD101112

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

River cruise with teenagers - a great experience!

We chose this cruise to spend a hassle-free week as a family, unpacking our bags once and experiencing 4 countries plus a taste of the Christmas markets. We also visited Prague and Munich on our own. We embarked in ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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AndyB

4 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Christmas Markets on the Danube

I have a good 15 or so ocean cruises under my belt, but this was my first river cruise, and my first time cruising solo. The itinerary was Budapest to Nuremburg, with stops in Vienna, Melk, Passau and Regensburg. ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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kck2685

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Incredible Honeymoon

My husband (33) and I (29) were looking for a unique and different honeymoon than the typical beach vacation. We found river cruising from our travel agent and felt it was the perfect option for us. We stayed 3 days ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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mikemonster

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Overall an enjoyable week

I should start this review out with a word regarding my rating. It would have to be OUTSTANDING for me to give a 5, so in most cases my "4" should be considered very good. Now to our trip: " Melodies of the ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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pynnkar

2 Reviews Written

River Cruisin’

Exceptional service, excellent food, high class all the way! Embarking and disembarking is so different on this river cruise than we have experienced on ocean cruising... no line ups, very relaxed process, so ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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marmicook

1 Review Written

Top Notch!

A friend recommended AmaWaterways and we are so glad we went on a river boat cruise with this company! The crew was amazing and always willing to help no matter what we needed. Christian was the best Cruise ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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atkinsonguy

3 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Another excellent AmaWaterways cruise -

This 17-day trip centered on a 7 day AmaWaterways "Melodies of the Danube" River cruise from Budapest to Prague on the AmaLea ship. This was our second AmaWaterways cruise in Europe the first being a Douro ...
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Sail Date August 2019


KY Deb avatar

KY Deb

3 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Couldn’t Have Been Better

We had the best time on our Danube cruise with AMA. The AMALea is a beautiful ship, but more importantly, the staff was just awesome. The service was so special, and everyone seemed to know what you wanted or ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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migue40

4 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

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 ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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SRubin1957

1 Review Written

14 Helpful Votes

Amazing week on the AmaMagna !!

We had previously taken a River Cruise with AmaWaterways in Vietnam and Cambodia and the captain was excitedly talking about the AmaMagna. We booked it right away and so happy we did ! It's the 'widest' riverboat ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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pobrain

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Excellent cruise - with a few things I wished I'd known ahead

We took the AmaSonata Danube cruise from Budapest to Vilshofen over Easter 2019. We did not do the pre-cruise add on, but did arrive in Budapest a few days early, staying at the Hilton Budapest by the castle. This ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Erzsebet

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Absolutely pampered

This was our first River cruise. The Maitre D, Nicolette, on board the Prague to Budapest route was phenomenal. She bent over backwards to review menus daily with me, and my husband who is vegan. Every moment ran ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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czegans

1 Review Written

Musical journey on the Danube

I had always been curious about river cruising, but had been reluctant to commit. However, this particular cruise up the Danube was too good to refuse, and I am so glad I did it. The initial draw was that the ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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Running Traveler

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Christmas Week Cruise on the Danube

We were on the Iconic Christmas Markets Cruise during Christmas Week, and purchased the additional two nights in Prague though Ama. We have traveled extensively through the years, including ocean cruises, but this ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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crimlaw@ecentral.com

1 Review Written

AMA Waterways is fantastic!

We have been a lot of places, and on several cruises, but this was our first river cruise. AMA does it right! We were on the AMASerena for Melodies of the Danube. It was a wonderful experience, and all 3 of us hated ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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Rovingsaint

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Wonderful Anniversary Cruise!!

We chose AmaWaterways Melodies of the Danube river cruise to celebrate our 42nd wedding anniversary, and we could not have made a better choice. We were to embark in Budapest, but unfortunately, due to low water ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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Primatewatcher

5 Reviews Written

32 Helpful Votes

A Lovely Cruise Along the Danube

We had a terrific time on this cruise, which was our fourth with Ama Waterways. The AmaLea is a lovely new river ship with an exceptionally well-trained and friendly crew. We lucked out with great weather, although ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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saramcmillan

1 Review Written

Absolutely Wonderful!

An travel agent acquaintance made some suggestions when my sister and I decided we would like to try a river cruise and we are so grateful she suggested AMA. The service was wonderful and the cruise manage, Camille, ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Wanda Green

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Gentle walking tours

This cruise exceeded all expectations. From the time we arrived, we were greeted with exceptional service from all of the friendly staff. We were amazed at how many of the staff addressed us by name within the ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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J&J PDX Cruisers

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Excellent Melodies of the Danube cruise -- amazing staff

This was our very first experience with a river cruise. We selected Ama based on recommendations both from our travel agent and friends. It was an excellent choice and there's really very little in the way of ...
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Sail Date August 2018


FredRo avatar

FredRo

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

AMA is 5-Star Plus on Board, 3-Star on Land!

Our Amex travel agent suggested AMA Waterways as the very best onboard service she had experienced among several major river cruise lines, and we went with her recommendation. She was not off base at all. The ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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MissMelba

1 Review Written

Wonderful cruise - worth the fare

We traveled on AmaWaterways upon the suggestion of the other couple we would be traveling with. They had heard good reviews about Ama. Neither of us had taken a river cruise previously. We all agreed that the ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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ninerfanz1

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Loved this river cruise and can't wait to go again!

This was my first river cruise, and my husband and I were very impressed. From the excellent service on board to the delicious gourmet meals and multiple shore excursion choices, we felt pampered and relaxed. The ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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Mommajopat

1 Review Written

Fantastic First River Cruise on the Danube

We decided to try a river cruise and selected this one because of the route (Budapest to Vilshofen/Munich) and good feedback we had heard about AMA Waterways. We were not disappointed! The crew and boat were ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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