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10 Emerald Sun Senior Cruises Cruise Reviews

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2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great ship and crew - pity about the food


Been before on Danube, Budapest to Amsterdam in 2014 when all was excellent. This time, September 2017, the quality of the food was not up to 2014 standard. The ship, crew, amenities, cabins and trips were all ...
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Sail Date September 2017

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1 Review Written

A must do experience

The river cruise was part of an Italy to UK holiday. From the time we arrived in Budapest from Rome we were assisted in everyway and transported on to our ship in a very well organised manner. Once on board the ...
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Sail Date May 2017

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1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Excellent ship, comfortable cabin good service, let down by uninspiring dining.

We are not frequent cruisers and this is the first European cruise we have been on. My wife has had recent foot surgery and we were looking for an undemanding holiday. In all respects the Emerald sun met our ...
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Sail Date July 2017

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1 Review Written

Visiting interesting places

Our main requirement was the dates, which Emerald were able to offer us. The places we visited were very interesting but sometimes we were given too much information to take in. We would have liked more time to ...
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Sail Date July 2017

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1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Pre-cruise Chaos but Cruise Exceptional

We chose this cruise because I wanted to see Heidelberg again and we chose Emerald because it had been recommended to us. This was our first cruise of any kind. The cruise started on a Saturday and we were ...
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Sail Date July 2017

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Jean Morris

2 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Stunning scenery on this first cruise of the season.

As regular ocean cruisers we decided to try something different. We were not disappointed - this Danube, Mainz, Rhine cruise ticked all the boxes for a small ship. Great food, interesting mix of people and very ...
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Sail Date April 2017

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1 Review Written

15 Helpful Votes

Emerald Sun

The Emerald Sun is a modern River vessel launched in August 2015. We started from Nuremberg flying into Munich unfortunately no time to explore area before departing. The Emerald Sun is laid out over 4 decks - 3 ...
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Sail Date November 2015

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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

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1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Rhine Cruise Amsterdam To Basel

Having done several ocean cruises we wanted to do a river cruise to compare. Cabin staff were excellent room kept very clean and in good order, our cabin steward Gabriel was exceptional. Public toilets were ...
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Sail Date June 2018

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1 Review Written

A great way to see Eastern Europe from the Danube

Friends picked this cruise for us ! Overall, our trip from Bucharest to Budapest was excellent. The ship had great staff with excellent food & wine, both notably with local origins. Our cabin was just 20 steps ...
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Sail Date July 2018

Emerald Sun Ratings

Public Rooms4.54.7
Fitness Recreation4.04
Value For Money4.54.2
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