• Write a Review
  • Boards
  • Log In
Emerald Europe Cruise Reviews
Cruiser Rating
4.5
Very Good
884 reviews
Most helpful review
High Expectations poor results
"I would never recommend Emerald River Cruises. First I would recommend more options for pre/post cruise tours. I would also recommend narration of the sites on the way to the ship even if it’s a transfer...."Read More
scdeadeye@gmail.com avatar

scdeadeye@gmail.com

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

Filters

1-10 of 11 Emerald Europe Cruise Reviews


Major Disappointment

Review for Emerald Sun to Europe - River Cruise

CrewBlue avatar

CrewBlue

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

Review Are you under 70? Do you like an active lifestyle? Do you enjoy great food and wine? Do you like to socialize with well educated and cultured travelers? If so, DO NOT CRUISE WITH EMERALD WATERWAYS. We did the Danube River from Budapest to Bucharest. The average passenger was British, 75 years old, had difficulty walking, and complained about everything. I was prevented from taking a ...
Read More

Sail Date: June 2019

Departure Port: Fanning Island

9 Helpful Votes


High Expectations poor results

Review for Emerald Sky to Europe - River Cruise

scdeadeye@gmail.com avatar

scdeadeye@gmail.com

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

I would never recommend Emerald River Cruises. First I would recommend more options for pre/post cruise tours. I would also recommend narration of the sites on the way to the ship even if it’s a transfer. Once onboard a lot more info on what to expect and someone to answer questions, like your cabin steward whom we didn’t see until the second day. This doesn’t improve, if you miss a port ...
Read More

Sail Date: October 2017

Departure Port: Fanning Island

Traveled with children

33 Helpful Votes


Emerald Star let down 5 star price for 2 star trip

Review for Emerald Star to Europe - River Cruise

Cousin Sandra avatar

Cousin Sandra

6-10 Cruises

Age 70s

Our “Splendours of Europe” cruise on Emerald Star (Emerald Waterways’ ship, new in 2014) was extremely disappointing and did not live up to the advertised standard. Our expectations were not unrealistic, based on previous experience - this was our fifth river cruise – but we felt very badly let down: • Our flights from the UK were arranged by Emerald Waterways – at an extra of £129 each to the ...
Read More

Sail Date: July 2014

Departure Port: Fanning Island

12 Helpful Votes


Find an Emerald Waterways Cruise

Europe Cruise Reviews for Emerald Waterways Ships
Emerald Liberte Europe Cruise Reviews
Want to cruise smarter?
Get expert advice, insider tips and more.
By proceeding, you agree to Cruise Critic’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.