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Emerald Entertainment Cruises Cruise Reviews

Emerald Waterways
Ship
Destination
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

36

Very Good

4

Average

3

Cruise type

Senior Cruises

208

Romantic Cruises

99

River Cruises

90

Entertainment Cruises

43

Family Cruises

40

43 Emerald Entertainment Cruises Cruise Reviews


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tlchan

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Fantastic scenic cruise

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It was part of our ski trip summer trips. This is a fantastic cruise for people who love scenery,wine vineyards especially port wines, olives and churches. It also is an area that tells you about cork and cork ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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oldskier

3 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

1st Riverboat Cruise

We had been wanting to try a riverboat cruise for awhile now. It just so happened that an Irish musician by the name of Seamus Kennedy, whom we enjoyed seeing at many an Irish Pub in the DC area during the 1980's ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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AndrewShooter

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Just Makes Me Want To Go Again

Having completed one Emerald cruise on the Danube, and been impressed, we decided a second on the Rhone should follow. We were not disappointed! It was the first of this season but the boat, the crew and all hotel ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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auspartan

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Amsterdam to Budapest - Christmas Markets River Cruise

We have just completed the Amsterdam to Budapest Christmas Markets river cruise. It was very good trip and I would highly recommend it to anyone. We were somewhat worried about the river levels as Europe had a ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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Kahoutek3

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Our cruise was of the Rhone River

We chose this cruise because my husband hadn't ever been to France and I hadn't been anywhere in France except Paris. From start to finish it was superb. The cruise director Darren made sure that everyone had all ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Cruising Fish

1 Review Written

A surprising quality fun cruise

This cruise was chosen as part of an overland Spain/Portugal tour. Everything about the cruise as a part of EverGreen tours was well organised and professional.The rooms were well decorated and appointed. Everything ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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jacqueline finall

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Fabulous ship

My husband and I had a marvellous time, in every way. The crew and all other staff were great, as was the entertainment. We met lots of great people, particularly two groups of Canadians who were great to be ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Golfandcurl11

1 Review Written

Rhine cruise from Basel to Amsterdam

Having completed a river cruise 3 years ago on the Danube with another river cruise line we were looking again to another great cruise. This time it was with Emerald and we weren’t disappointed. Our pickup at ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Johane

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Great cruise if food is not important for you

This was our first River Cruise we will repeat. We chose Emerald because Senic included drinks all day and we do not drink as much. We were told that Emerauld's quality was outstanding for less as Wine and beer and ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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LindaS56

1 Review Written

Dancing on the Danube

This was our first river cruise and the big draw for us was that we would have a special show at the Venice Arsenal from dancers from the British TV show "Strictly Come Dancing": Vincent Simone and Flavia Caccace. ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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GKRT

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Trip of a lifetime

We researched numerous cruise lines and trips by length of trip and price. We found the Emerald Waterways trips to be the best value for money. Since we were flying in from Western Canada, we decided to make the ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Labtechechnologist

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

AMAZING

We always wanted to do a river cruise and this appealed to us. We chose the river cruise from Budapest to Amsterdam. Everything was great, food, tours, rooms, etc We were not disappointed in a thing except ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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faugh-a-ballagh

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Should have been Five Star

Previously, we had river cruised with Viking on the Danube/Rhine 15 day holiday which we thoroughly enjoyed. Had seen the adverts for Emerald Waterways and thought we would try a shorter cruise with them. The whole ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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Retired travels

1 Review Written

First river cruise

Typically, we have chosen a more independent style of travel, but with everyone raving about river cruising we thought we would give it a try. Overall, this seemed to be a good company to cruise with. It is ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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Tony Manchester

3 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Just do it! Fantastic.

We have travelled on Emerald before, on the Danube, two years ago, so this was our second river cruise. We were absolutely delighted in general with almost everything about our cruise, once again. The ship was ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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Sheila S

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Trip of a Lifetime!

I do not have enough superlatives in my vocabulary to adequately describe my experience aboard the Emerald Destiny! From the moment I arrived at the dock to the time I left the ship, I was made to feel important ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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happywanderer1957

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Surpassed my high expectations

I was celebrating my 60th birthday and booked some 19 months in advance on a favourable deal which was subsequently upgraded to an All Inclusive package.. We were amazingly fortunate with the weather which was 10 ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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dustycat14

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Excellent way to see Europe

I had never been on a riverboat cruise so picked this one simply through online research and because it stopped at the places I wished to see. The excursions and visits to castles, palaces, abbeys, churches and ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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Granny 1

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Amsterdam to Basel

We wanted to see the cities on the itinerary. We found the easy walking group catered for our needs and the guides were all excellent and very informative. The dining facilities were very good with well ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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Niceoldman

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

To Boldly Go Where We Haven’t Been Before!

The cruise was preceded with a three day stay in Prague, at the 4* Hotel Grandium. This in itself was an absolute delight, excellent food, room, fellow passengers and our lovely Prague tour guide, Jakob. After our ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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Geoffreda

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Eastern Europe awakens

We chose this cruise to see the part of the Danube we had not seen before. Whilst not as scenic as the upper river, apart from the Iron Gates, it still proved to be worth seeing. The whole trip came to life with the ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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Margaret H

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

My first cruise, but certainly won't be the last.

Commencing with transfers etc. We were met by a representative at the airport and there was a coach organised to Nuremberg. Once on board, each day was organised beautifully, with no pressure for you to attend any ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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CJ Pittard

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Amazing! What an experience.

Family recommendation. First time on a river boat cruise. Will definitely travel this way again. The staff was amazing! Very friendly and accommodating. We have no complaints about the staff and service at all. Boat ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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ashleyshood

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

OK Experience

Being my very first river cruise, I wasn't sure what to expect. The ship was absolutely gorgeous: everything new, modern, sleek, etc. The staff was amazing - they went above and beyond to help with anything and ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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Heibs

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

The extra mile

I had cruised the Rhine before but this was my first cruise with Emerald. We were very impressed! The crew always went the extra mile. The food was excellent, as was the service, entertainment. Patricia, the cruise ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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