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Emerald Sun River Cruises Cruise Reviews

Emerald Waterways
Emerald Sun
Destination
Departure Port

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Excellent

13

Very Good

2

Poor

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Cruise type

Senior Cruises

37

Romantic Cruises

19

River Cruises

17

Family Cruises

11

Luxury Cruises

8

17 Emerald Sun River Cruises Cruise Reviews


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Brucelat

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Beautiful ship, welcoming helpful staff

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The Emerald Sun is still a new ship with new shiny surfaces and pleasant decor that is attractive and comfortable. The staff are all welcoming and willing to do whatever is requested to make their contribution to ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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Pendle Witch

2 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

Sadly disappointed

We sailed on 13th sept 2017 We chose this cruise from Bucharest to Budapest because of the itinerary and we were not disappointed. The various trips out and the insight into the history was excellent. We were ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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J. Dover

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Amazing River Cruise

We chose this cruise because we liked the route and loved the price. The Emerald Sun is a visually stunning ship. Our cabin was well positioned and the panoramic windows were a great asset to have. The dining room ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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KayA1950

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Rhine - Main River Cruise

We chose this cruise line because of the itinerary, but also because everything was included in the price. We departed from Amsterdam and disembarked in Nuremberg. Ship is very modern and clean, sleek. Crew ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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Droud2017

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Danube Delights

Choosing the Danube Delights river cruise enable my husband and I to visit several cities in Europe that we hadn't before and how pleased we both were. We had never taken a cruise before and was excited to give it ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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EHP

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Having talks most nights by Martin Bell

As we had previously cruised north on the Danube from Novi Sad to Vienna we decided we would like to cruise south towards the Black Sea on another cruise. The cruise with the war correspondents clinched it. We ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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rseaborne

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Excellent Specialty Cruise

We chose this cruise because of the inclusion of talks by leading correspondents - Nick Thorpe, Martin Bell and John Simpson. The cruise itself was very good. A fine, new vessel with a committed, competent and ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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Alimaggs

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Fantastic from beginning to end.

This was our 2nd Emerald cruise, this time it was The Danube cruise from Nuremberg to Budapest. We arrived at Munich airport to a well organised transfer to the ship. Slight delay boarding so we were well looked ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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jane4547

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

PERFECT HOLIDAY

We couldnt fault our river cruise, everything was timed beautifully from being picked up at Munich airport to the transfer from hotel to Budapest airport. The food was excellent, bedrooms clean with a superb ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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John Canuck

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

15 days in a floating hotel in Europe - hard to beat!

We chose Emerald as a result of attending presentations by both Emerald and Scenic (same ownership). They said that Emerald was a step lower than Scenic in terms of luxury, but I would challenge anyone to fault ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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NannaKay

3 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

A superb team; a wonderful cruise!

We booked an Evergreen tour of Eastern Europe plus a river cruise on the Emerald Sun from Budapest to Amsterdam. We simply couldn't have been more satisfied or impressed! The ship was superb! The team running the ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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caravan7

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Great experience

We had two days in Budapest on our own.Met at the airport and transported to the hotel by a smart representative. The Marriott Courtyard was in a great position and near to the hop on and hop off stop.On the day of ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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Ladies that cruise

1 Review Written

18 Helpful Votes

Disappointing Transfer!

Trip of a lifetime for 2 ladies in late 60s. We had researched well and decided on a river cruise from Amsterdam to Budapest. Modern boats with excellent food , wifi, brilliant tv system great cabins with balconies. ...
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Sail Date July 2015


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Bjetk@comcast.net

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Excellent Emerald Waterways

This was our first cruise and it was wonderful. Emerald took care of transport from the airport to our hotel then picked us up the next day for transfer to the ship. Once on board everything was perfect. Our cabin ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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The Texan

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Fantastic Week

From the moment we boarded the 'Emerald Sun' we were made to feel welcome, due to a traffic jam on the way from Munich to the ship we arrived too late for lunch. However the chef provided me with a delicious curry. ...
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Sail Date August 2015


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fille_canadienne

4 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Absolutely Amazing!

We had an amazing experience on Emerald Sun! Our cruise director Yana was absolutely wonderful, so attentive and knowledgeable! We really enjoyed her port talks and lectures, she truly works very hard to meet ...
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Sail Date May 2015


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eminish@email.com

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

An action packed Danube cruise

The brand new SUN is a nice ship. The beds are comfy, the opening windows are a nice touch and the food is pretty good. The staff were also very good. As this was the maiden voyage, there were some teething issues; ...
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Sail Date April 2015


Emerald Sun Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.54.7
Dining4.04.2
Entertainment4.03.9
Public Rooms4.54.7
Fitness Recreation4.04
FamilyN/A
Enrichment4.04.3
Service4.04.8
Value For Money4.54.2
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