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CaliforniaRon
Member Since 2017
1 review
Sailed June 2017
Our first riverboat cruise and we chose Scenic due to prior reviews, and the all inclusive feature. We booked a suite on the Diamond Deck and were not disappointed. The entire staff went out of their way to be friendly, helpful and ... Read more
VacationDays
Member Since 2017
1 review
2 helpful votes
Amazing trip that exceeded our expectations is almost every way! We have cruised on several large ships with Celebrity, but this was our first ever River Cruise and we just loved the intimate setting, cabin with balcony, Danube ... Read more
Cheverill
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
Sailed June 2017
We chose this cruise because it was all inclusive and visiting places we wanted to go to. We could not fault staff who were always so polite and willing to assist us. The accommodation and catering were excellent. There was always a huge ... Read more
bradybrady
Member Since 2017
1 review
Sailed May 2017
We loved the boat and the crew was really great. The food had great selections and we had a very relaxing time. the shore excursions were my favorite part of the cruise. They were very organized and all went smoothly everyday. The cabin ... Read more
Wendyb1949
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
Always wanted to do a river cruise and Scenic made the experience unforgettable. Captain Tibor and his crew made the holiday a magical experience from start to finish. We were thoroughly spoilt and no detail was left out. The ... Read more
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ystrad
Member Since 2017
1 review
Looked forward to visiting the upper reaches of the Rhine having visited most of the lower cities and villages on previous trips. The ship was well maintained both in the public areas and the cabins. the staff were extremely helpful ... Read more
Inmyprime
Member Since 2014
2 reviews
2 helpful votes
We chose this cruise as we had already travelled with Scenic from Nurnberg to Budapest and from Budapest to the Black Sea, so this trip completed our journey from the North Sea to the Black Sea. The ship was immaculately kept and ... Read more
Mia Anstiss
Member Since 2017
1 review
Always wanted to cruise up the Rhine river and Scenic made the experience unforgettable. Captain Tibor and his crew made the holiday a magical experience from start to finish. We were thoroughly spoilt and no detail was left out. ... Read more
The heaths
Member Since 2017
1 review
We researched a lot on line, decided that Scenic would be the company for us and the river Rhine was the trip we picked. From the moment we were collected at Amsterdam airport the whole experience was more than 5 star. However before we ... Read more
susan l n
Member Since 2017
1 review
5 helpful votes
We chose this cruise as we had travelled with Scenic in New Zealand and enjoyed it. This river cruise however was rather disappointing. We had paid for the Diamond deck - the most expensive - with a balcony. Although the cabin ... Read more
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RosemaryRhodes
Member Since 2017
1 review
We looked at dozens of cruises but liked what we saw from Scenic. We travelled to Amsterdam with Eurostar, so easy and seamless. We were warmly welcomed on arrival on the Ruby and so it continued for the whole week. The ship is ... Read more
sicomono
Member Since 2017
1 review
3 helpful votes
We just completed our first cruise with Scenic Cruises, having been on other river cruises with a different company. Scenic is simply the best. Our cruise director, Alex, is the hardest working person we have seen, making sure every ... Read more
Doctor Pedantic
Member Since 2005
1 review
68 forum posts
9 helpful votes
Sailed April 2017
It's hard to write a single review, because there are so many different aspects of the cruise. So here is my long review, broken into topics. THE COMPANY The worst part of the cruise was the lack of information and attention to ... Read more
WendyParkinson
Member Since 2017
1 review
Everything about this cruise was first class. But, most importantly we had the choice every day to do what we liked from many options. The cultural and entertainment programmes were diverse and of exceptional quality. The staff were ... Read more
russell61
Member Since 2017
1 review
i chose this cruise because it my nephews idea , our group was about 36 people. the staff on the ruby were the best ever . curtious, freindly. polite, made you feel so relaxed. we are looking to do it again in another year. truly one ... Read more
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bookie2016
Member Since 2016
1 review
8 helpful votes
Sailed October 2016
This was our first European River Cruise. Having done all-inclusive cruises with Regent Seven Seas we decided that an all-inclusive river cruise would be the way to go. We were certainly not disappointed. The experience was even better ... Read more
Clavens
Member Since 2016
1 review
3 helpful votes
Sailed October 2016
This was my first river boat cruise. The Scenic people, the boat and the excursions were first rate. The all inclusive nature of the vacation was what made it special. The three days in Prague with guides allowed of to see many sites which ... Read more
edwar024
Member Since 2016
1 review
5 helpful votes
We chose this cruise after going through many itineraries and costs of other lines with our travel agent. Dates were also a factor as we booked a year out. We were extremely satisfied with everything about Scenic. The service was ... Read more
Christie B
Member Since 2016
1 review
12 helpful votes
Sailed September 2016
I don't write bad reviews very often. I thought long before writing this one since this was the first river cruise I had ever experienced. We were greeted by the Scenic Tours staff win Budapest aboard the Scenic Ruby and escorted ... Read more
cat24
Member Since 2016
1 review
4 helpful votes
Sailed September 2016
Tour Code: NBU280916.2 We thought that this was going to be a luxury yet all inclusive experience. We have travelled extensively (India, Vietnam, Morocco, Italian Riviera, Italy, Sicily, Greece,Turkey etc.) in small groups of 12 to 25 ... Read more
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Palodegolf
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 helpful vote
The combination of total relaxation with the possibility to visit beautiful and historic towns and locations seemed to tick all the boxes, and we were not disappointed. The food, drinks, service and accommodation were all excellent, and ... Read more
TX99
Member Since 2016
1 review
5 helpful votes
Sailed September 2016
We recently sailed the Danube River on the Scenic Ruby from Nuremberg to Budapest. This was our first river cruise. My expectations were high and I have to say Scenic exceeded them. Our cruise director was Adrian. He was very organized and ... Read more
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Shallotte couple
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 helpful votes
Scenic was recommended by our travel agent for a Danube river cruise for 4 couples. This was our first river cruise,we were not disappointed. The ship is very elegant, smartly appointed. The cabins were somewhat tight but that is what I ... Read more
LKNDuo
Member Since 2016
1 review
4 helpful votes
We are not "cruise" people. We prefer to rent apartments & cars and stay in small European towns then venture out in all directions on our own. We typically don't like group tours. But, we decided to try a Danube cruise as ... Read more
Steve C H
Member Since 2013
3 reviews
4 helpful votes
We have joined a land tour with Scenic a few years back and that was one of the best we have. So when we looked for a river cruise in Europe, we decided to go for Scenic again, and it did not disappoint us. The ship, the meals and the ... Read more
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