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Scenic Jasper Cruise Reviews

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22 Scenic Jasper Cruise Reviews


jacquibabs avatar

jacquibabs

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Nice Ship but let down by food and false promises

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Scenic Jasper - Jewels of Europe cruise from Amsterdam to Budapest 30/9 (not 25/9) We chose Scenic as they are supposed to be one of the best and this bucket list trip was a treat for my husband who had just ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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jacquibabs

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Nice Ship but let down by food and false promises

We chose scenic as they are supposed to be one of the best. So, the positives - NIce looking ship, cabins comfortable if a little small, good bathrooms, - Staff on the whole are excellent and work very hard. ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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mlozi

1 Review Written

Small cabins with bad docking

Advertising led expectations that were not fulfilled. 1. Never docked near any major city attraction, 2. Going over and through other boats at dockside was difficult, 3. Long walks to buses which ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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MarleneAlfred

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Downgraded to a Second Ship

Due to a lock closure, we were transferred from Jasper to Ruby from a deluxe balcony suite to a balcony suite. We found a cheque from Scenic on our return home without a covering letter and were disappointed with ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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W C McMullan

1 Review Written

Poor Communication and Customer Service

Cruise had a great crew especially the Cruise Director, Richard Grey. Hotels in Prague and Budapest were good and well positioned in their cities. Food and service were good. Our guide in Prague was especially good. ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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RogerW

9 Reviews Written

22 Helpful Votes

Newer Boat, but not as Good As the Jade overall

We had to join this boat after spending some 8 hours transferring from the Jade to join Jasper. So we had an early start to go to Salzburg and then onto see the Sounds of Music show up in the mountains, that ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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terrilynn4

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Didn’t enjoy it as much as we had hoped

Scenic Jasper Budapest to Amsterdam 2017 (Oct18 to Nov 1). Cabin 203 – Junior Suite As I sit here early in the morning two days before the end of our cruise – and docked beside another river boat, I have no ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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Dljf

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Mother Nature hits again

We were given a recommendation by our travel agaent to try this cruise line for the Danube River cruise. We have done a lot of ocean cruising so this was our first river cruise. I was shocked at how expensive it ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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rfernand12

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Hit and Miss

We chose this cruise due to it's interesting combination of ports as well as the date. This was our second river cruise - our first was on Viking. We chose Scenic for our second cruise for several reasons: The ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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Barkhouseduo

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

All inclusive fare concept is a point in Scenic’s favour

This was our second river cruise with Scenic, the first being an 8 day Danube in 2016 where all the stops were pulled out, from roses presented to each guest upon arrival to constant phenomenal onboard and offship ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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cruiseurope

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Not the usual standard

Despite this cruise being advertised by the Daily Telegraph, booking and payment were made to Scenic and as a platinum member we received all of the normal Scenic benefits, so naturally we expected everything to be ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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Toshack

1 Review Written

Ian and Judy

A cruise chosen for it's itinerary, we found to be a worthwhile and enjoyable experience marred by three weaknesses 1] a Scenic induced boarding time confusion that caused our cancellation of a Budapest spa ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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minioz

1 Review Written

Good cruise

some of the cruse were good but a lot did not measure up to APT the food was good but we were looking forward to having food for the area that we were in but did not get it, the ships engin was very noisy we were ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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RodneyT

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Beautiful ship, beautiful scenery but ship understaffed and unhappy

We love the relaxed and intimate atmosphere of river cruising, making new friends, meeting old friends with normally faultless service and excellent food and wine. We enjoy visiting new places, seeing new vistas and ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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whale78

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Will not do another River Cruise. You don't get what is promised

Chose Scenic at that particularly time to celebrate our 40th Anniversary in my husbands family's heritage - Germany and for me to see Vienna, Spanish Riding School. Sadly they advertise 5 star dinning but it is ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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Mazda67

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Think carefully before you book.

We had attended a couple of promotional sessions prior to making our booking. We booked two back to back river cruises expecting them to be much fun and very relaxing. They turned out to be quite tiring with early ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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Scagai

2 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Below standard service and disappointing food

We travelled on Scenic's Jasper on the Gems of the Danube River cruise in July 2015. Having cruised on ocean liners several times before, and hearing the hype around Scenic cruise line, we had high expectations. Let ...
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Sail Date July 2015


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Chris 1601

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Could have been a great cruise, shame about the food

This cruise was advertised as a 5-star cruise with world-class delicious meal. We certainly paid the cost for a 5-star cruise, but the food was 2-star!! We booked this Christmas cruise 18 months ahead of time. It ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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LeeValley

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Scenic Jasper

We chose Scenic as it came highly recommended, we had relatives who were going so we thought we would join them. We were told that Scenic has high end ships and service so we’re looking forward to our cruise. ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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Travelking67

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Was expecting better quality

I have been on other ocean cruises & river cruises and this time chose Scenic as I was told it was premium quality and a step up from the other European river cruise companies. So maybe my expectation was too ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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MickTheQuick

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

A 40th Anniversary Trip

As a 40th anniversary trip. We made our own arrangements to get to Budapest and to return home from Amsterdam. We were told by Scenic UK to phone the Jade (which should have been our ship) to find her dock on the ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Tiga22

1 Review Written

Most mixed vacation ever

An acquaintance recommended Scenic to me. We chose the Danube cruise with the Prague extension. Our first problem was arriving at Frankfurt airport: there was a holiday in Germany and as a result three long delays ...
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Sail Date October 2018


Scenic Jasper Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.04.5
Dining5.04.2
Entertainment3.04
Public Rooms4.04.5
Fitness Recreation3.03.8
Family1.0N/A
Enrichment2.04.4
Service5.04.4
Value For Money4.04
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