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AmaWaterways AmaCello Cruise Reviews

4.0 / 5.0
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A Great Experience
"It was my first cruise with the AmaWaterways, but it will not be the last. I chose it because it was the only cruise that offered exactly the tour I wanted to take, including the possibility of spending three days..."Read More
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Excellent experience!

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Southernwc
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

I did not select this cruise but joined a friend and discovered this excellent cruise line. We travelled up the Rhône River from Arles to Lyon in Provence and saw storybook views and villages. The tour guides in each location were the best I have ever seen and heard - we got in depth information delivered with delightful humor. My favorites were visiting the Provençal olive grower and his ...
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Sail Date: October 2019

Cabin Type: Stateroom with French Balcony


A Great Experience

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Annunciata
2-5 Cruises • Age 80s

It was my first cruise with the AmaWaterways, but it will not be the last. I chose it because it was the only cruise that offered exactly the tour I wanted to take, including the possibility of spending three days in Paris partly on my own, but always backed up by the AmaWaterways personnel in case of need; and talking of that, Sonja always kept me under her wings, whether I was a few meters or ...
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Sail Date: September 2019

Cabin Type: Stateroom with French Balcony


Wonderful trip

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shalanda817
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

Wanted to see Provence when chance to see lavender in bloom. Chose AMAWaterways based on price. Travel solo and while still paid single supplement the promotion going was the best deal for the time could go. Did not do pre or post cruise package. Cruise only. Did pre-cruise time in Paris on own. Purchased transfer from Paris to Lyon from AMA. Worked great. Met group at hotel for transfer ...
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Sail Date: June 2019


Speaking French

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grandmaR
10+ Cruises • Age 80s

Background information: I picked this cruise because I wanted to revisit the places I had been on a trip I made in 1964, and I took my 18 year old granddaughter with me because she wanted to see France and practice her French. She had been on 2 cruises prior to this and I had been on 30 cruises. One of my prior cruises was on AmaViola which was a newer AmaWaterways ship with a pool. The ...
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Dear grandmaR, It was so lovely to read your detailed description of your journey with your granddaughter. We truly appreciate you taking the time to write to us, as we love hearing about...

Sail Date: June 2019

Cabin Type: Stateroom with French Balcony

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Ama Waterways Colors of Provence

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randylamb
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

We selected this cruise based on recommendations from Cruise Managers from our prior cruises who highly recommend the Colors of Provence cruise. In addition we booked the pre cruise visit to Barcelona and the post cruise to Paris which I would highly recommend. The Ama Waterways staff was excellent notably the Cruise Manager Rachel Coutro who was with us for the entire two week and did a ...
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Sail Date: June 2019

Cabin Type: Stateroom with French Balcony


Fantastic French Fun

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Jimbola
6-10 Cruises • Age 50s

We had a wonderful time on the AmaCello in the south of France. The ship, cuisine, crew, staff, excursions, and scenery were excellent. This was only our second river cruise, the other being with Crystal, and we found Ama to be very good, with the Crystal cruise being better in most every way, but of course, at a higher price point. This Ama cruise was just a notch below Crystal, but a better ...
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Sail Date: May 2019

Cabin Type: Stateroom with French Balcony


It would have been Five Stars but....

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NantwichSwan
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

This is our third cruise with AmaWaterways which must tell you that we like the Ama experience. Our first cruise was on the Danube on AmaSonata - and I rave about that elsewhere. Our second cruise was on the Rhine, on AmaSonata by coincidence. I was less happy with that trip - mostly because I did not like the Rhine as much as the Danube which was not Ama's fault and there were too many Asian ...
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Sail Date: July 2018

Cabin Type: Stateroom with French Balcony


Ama Waterways have excellent boats and crew.

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jillandderek
10+ Cruises • Age 80s

We had not cruised the River Rhone before and were interested to see this part of France. We were not disappointed. The boat was just the right size, pristine and welcoming. The crew were all friendly, from the Captain, Cruise Manager and Hotel Manager, through dining room and kitchen staff, to cabin staff and the engine room and maintenance staff. We were introduced to them all. Our Chef was ...
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Sail Date: June 2018


Best ever

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Rockinrandle
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

We were invited to a wine cruise by our wine club. We have been contemplating a river cruise for years. This cruise offered a three day end in Barcelona which is a destination we both were excited about. I t was everything and more we than we were expecting. The staff was amazing! The food was delicious. Our chef and his staff were so professional and the food was a work of art. Our cruise ...
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Sail Date: August 2017

Cabin Type: Single Stateroom with French Balcony


Feel Misled and Disappointed

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Primatewatcher
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

This was our third trip with AmaWaterways. The first two were very good experiences. This one was extremely disappointing. There were many issues. The most upsetting was the cruise manager. He was cranky, rude and intimidating. Every day, without fail, he made me feel bad in one way or another. And I was not alone in this feeling. I guess he felt he could act this way because he was leaving ...
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Sail Date: August 2017

Cabin Type: Stateroom with French Balcony


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