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Vantage River Splendor Cruise Reviews

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31 Vantage River Splendor Cruise Reviews


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CoqCruiser

2 Reviews Written

Very enjoyable first time experience with Vantage River Cruise

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My wife and I chose to do a long river cruise for our first river cruise experience, thinking we would want to make one airplane ride to Europe and take in as much as possible. Vantage offered a 23 day river ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Mary Seas

9 Reviews Written

50 Helpful Votes

Aborted Danube Main Rhine cruise with limited cuisine and comfortable cabins

This review covers 7 days on the vantage river splendor from budapest to regensburg on the first part of our danube,main, rhine cruise. We did not complete the scheduled 14 day cruise we joined on june 7 , 2019 ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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Basketball wife

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Itinerary fine, dining/onboard experience, poor

Wanted to visit Budapest and Vienna on a land tour so with the extra ports, seemed to make sense (we are not interested in organized bus tours, but having the same room every night is appealing). While the tours and ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Mootysgirl

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Classic Rivers of Europe; Castles, Cathedrals and Fairtales

I wanted to see the old cities of Europe and not have to move from hotel to hotel. My friend recommended Vantage and we unknowingly booked the same cruise. It was the most relaxing vacation I've ever taken. I ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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CordovaChick

2 Reviews Written

36 Helpful Votes

Fabulous 15-Day European River Cruise with Vantage Deluxe World Travel

We booked our first European river cruise with Vantage Deluxe World Travel at the end of January 2017. We selected their June 27 to July 12, 2017, 15-day river cruise entitled “Majestic Rivers of Europe: Castles, ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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artnuvo

10 Reviews Written

46 Helpful Votes

Vantage Overbooking Mars Majestic Rivers Cruise

We recently sailed the River Splendor on MAJESTIC RIVERS OF EUROPE:CASTLES, CATHEDRALS & FAIRYTALES cruise, a 14-day river cruise mostly following Germany's Romantic Road with castles visible and viewed on land. ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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tubabob

10 Reviews Written

54 Helpful Votes

Fantastic cruise line and service

We love Vantage World Travel, and wanted to see the tulips in the spring in Amsterdam. Unfortunately, it was one of the colder springs, so we didn't see a lot of flowers, but we loved every minute of our trip. ...
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Sail Date April 2013


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Mootysgirl

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

I'm hooked and will definitely take another cruise from Vantage

Best food ever, fantastic price, professional staff, comfortable room. Smooth embarkation. Would like to spend a day longer at the towns that were so charming and all very different. Our first river cruise and it ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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drkcjkcruises

1 Review Written

28 Helpful Votes

Rhine and Mosel River Cruise

We chose this particular cruise because the itinerary seemed to cover the Rhine and Mosel Rivers in greater depth than other river cruise lines. This was our 50th cruise with various cruise lines (combination of ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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saturday

2 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Very good cruise. Terrible customer service

the grand euorpean cruise began in Ruse and ended in Cologne. The pre cruise extension was 5 days in Romania and were fantastic. A beautiful, but poor country was very clean and the mountain citiy of Brasov is a ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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Frances888

5 Reviews Written

26 Helpful Votes

Outstanding River Cruise on Vantage River Splendor

Our first river cruise and it was fabulous! The ship was beautiful, immaculately clean and well maintained. Our room was spacious and very comfortable. Large windows and well equipped spacious bath. The ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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Frances888

5 Reviews Written

26 Helpful Votes

Best Cruise Experience

This was an outstanding cruise. The ship was beautiful and well maintained. Embarkation/disembarkation went very smoothly. The cabin, dining and service were all above expectations. Best of all, the crew ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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kwbts124

2 Reviews Written

16 Helpful Votes

Two Thumbs Up from a Couple of Experienced Travelers!

This was our first river cruise and the entire Vantage team did such a good job, we are deciding our which itinerary will be our next. We normally travel independently, but occasionally choose an organized trip; ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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sohogreat777

2 Reviews Written

22 Helpful Votes

The Best Value in Deluxe Travel - Guaranteed

Forget about the marketing claims; this river cruise line cannot handle obstacles in an efficient manner. Had a very good pre-cruise to Prague & Bratislava but after getting on board, the Danube River water levels ...
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Sail Date August 2015


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Two from Virginia

3 Reviews Written

15 Helpful Votes

Vantage Majestic Rivers; River Splendor

My first impression of the River Splendor was not favorable. Knowing it was one of the newest ships, it certainly did not look like a new ship to me. My fears and disappointment were quickly squelched upon ...
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Sail Date July 2015


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lynncarol

6 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Holland/Belgium Waterways

Our cabin was rated as a B2 level and we were quite pleased with our room: plenty of space and a french balcony. Food was probably the best we have had on a cruise ship (although I must admit our former experiences ...
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Sail Date March 2015


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The Scar

3 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Wonderful Trip!

We sailed on River Splendor at the end of April and into early May. The cruise was Belgium and Netherlands. It was designed to give you a look at the tulips and flowers of Holland. They are beautiful. We had ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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Pattivan

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Majestic Rivers of Europe, Castles and Fairytales

This was our second River Cruise with Vantage. Once again it was amazing! They do an excellent job with tours. We really had a special Cultural Connection at the home of the Marktheidenfeld famliy. The food was ...
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Sail Date July 2014


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dcf1q2w

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

2015 Bonn to Bucharest Riverboat Cruise

This was our 2nd 4-week riverboat cruise across Europe on Vantage, 2011 and 2015. The 2015 ship, River Splendor, was very nice, wonderful suite cabins. We had the same Captain Roger on both trips, a wonderful ...
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Sail Date May 2015


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Rorygirl4528

2 Reviews Written

18 Helpful Votes

Vantage River Splendor Windmill & Tulip River Cruise

We got back a few days ago from our Vantage river cruise. It was wonderful! We left from Amsterdam and sailed the waterways to Belgium and back. The River Splendor was a great boat. Very clean and great staff. My ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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JPaterson

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Superior Service

Yes we experienced both good and sad ever lasting memories from our September-October 2014 twenty-seven day Black Sea to Bonn trip. The events that developed on this cruise have prompted us to share our exceptional ...
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Sail Date September 2014


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sandraeliason

1 Review Written

Majestic Rivers of Europe

Following our pre trip to Prague, we joined fellow travelers at the Intercontinental Hotel in Budapest since the Splendor could not reach us due to a lock problem. Vantage was able to adjust and provide an ...
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Sail Date July 2014


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madamek

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Best trip ever

This was our first river cruise but definitely not the last. We were impressed with the helpful , friendly staff. The regional food was outstanding. Having everything included is a great feature. When sailing ...
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Sail Date August 2014


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millieber

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Best Vacation Ever

We love to travel and have tried everything, independent, escorted, bus, ships (too many people) but nothing beats our last Vantage World small ship vacations. After over 40 years of traveling we took our first ...
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Sail Date November 2014


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mimisimon@yahoo.com

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Wonderful cruise.

A friend and I took the Gateway to the Black Sea riverboat cruise with Vantage Deluxe World Travel. From the moment we arrived on board we were taken care of. Both of us are Senior Citizens who are widows. . They ...
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Sail Date October 2014


River Splendor Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins5.04.6
Dining4.04.1
Entertainment4.03.9
Public Rooms5.04.5
Fitness Recreation3.03.7
FamilyN/A
Enrichment4.04.2
Service4.04.5
Value For Money5.04.1
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