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Avalon Waterways
Avalon Passion
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38 Avalon Waterways Avalon Passion Cruise Reviews

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Pete and Marie

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

First time Cruisers


We are a senior couple and this was our first ever river cruise and we were not disappointed. The ship was beautiful with excellent facilities. Our stateroom was well appointed with a very comfortable king bed and a ...
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Sail Date July 2016

caldreamer avatar


1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

Exceptional Treatment on the Balkan Discovery

We've done river cruising before and wanted to experience the Balkans by Danube. Our travel company recommended Avalon, new for us. Everything about the cruise was excellent: ship (new ship Passion), cabin, staff, ...
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Sail Date September 2016

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Margarita de Martinez

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Perfect holiday in very good place

To learn about the Balkan discovery and country's of the area very good river cruises from the first day we arrive all was perfect and the beautiful smile from every body ,to the housekeeping was perfect and so ...
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Sail Date August 2016

TOBRAY avatar


1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Amsterdam to Vienna Cruise

This was our Fourth River Cruise with Avalon. This ship is new, well designed and comfortable. Our room was on the top floor, Rm 322, beautifully sized for a river ship and nicely appointed. The Bathroom is ...
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Sail Date August 2016

1americanrev avatar


4 Reviews Written

35 Helpful Votes

Discovering the Balkans

This was our third river cruise with Avalon Waterways. We wanted to see the lower part of the Danube and explore countries that we had not visited before. Thankfully we were not disappointed with our choice of ...
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Sail Date June 2016

Agapios avatar


1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes


We sailed from the black sea (Romania) to Bratislava (Slovakia) and travelled from there by bus to Vienna and had the most superb experience.The ship is brand new, in beautiful shape and is very nicely appointed. ...
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Sail Date April 2016

SRBellows avatar


1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Danube Cruise

Always wanted to cruise the Danube. River was low so we had to do a bus for the first 3 days, missing the Nuremberg tour, which wasn't a big deal because we arrived there a day early and explored the old city by ...
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Sail Date September 2018

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1 Review Written

Best anniversary trip

We were intrigued by the Christmas Markets and seeing multiple countries. This cruise did not dissapoint. Everything was top notch. The excursions were interesting, the lounges were cozy and provided games to ...
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Sail Date November 2019

Virgonz avatar


1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

First time cruisers

Had always wanted to see Christmas Markets and seeing them via a cruise sounded idyllic - it was. From the time we boarded to disembarking we were looked after superbly. The Cruise Director (Valentin) was very ...
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Sail Date December 2019

Twgannon001 avatar


1 Review Written

Great Cruise in all Respects

The size of the staterooms and the appointments were amazing. I think the service was the best thing about the cruise. At every category of service the level was very high. You even got to know and speak to the ...
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Sail Date May 2019

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1 Review Written

Well organized cruise with a wonderful staff and destinations

I had previously been on another river cruise with a different company and wanted to try Avalon Waterways to compare. Avalon far exceeded my expectations and I would highly recommend using them. We enjoyed the ship, ...
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Sail Date December 2019

eatsoup avatar


1 Review Written

Well managed, great food and drink, good shore tours

this was a make-up cruise from last year's low water cancellation town tour guide at St Gheorghe was worthless, just walked the dirt roads and said "this is the post office", "this is the school". She never ...
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Sail Date September 2019

Muckka avatar


1 Review Written

Travelled to parts of Europe we had never seen before.

This was not our first river cruise in Europe. We looked a cruise that hit the places we wanted to visit at the times we wanted to go. There were several options to choose from. We then looked for a smaller boat ...
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Sail Date September 2019

Avalon Passion Ratings

Public Rooms4.04.8
Fitness Recreation3.03.8
Value For Money4.04.6
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