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78 AmaWaterways AmaPrima Cruise Reviews


801Jeff avatar

801Jeff

6 Reviews Written

28 Helpful Votes

Relaxing, informative and beautiful.

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We chose this cruise because AMA made us an offer we could not refuse after they had to change an itinerary due to bridge construction. With discounts and credits available, we chose this trip despite it's stopping ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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arbarkar

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Tulip time - a perfect cruise

This was my fourth river cruise on AmaWaterways and every one of them has surpasses my expectations. Everything on this cruise was so well planned - the ports and shore excursions, the meals with a great array ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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pcarlton

1 Review Written

Amazing river cruise

We choose this cruise because it was a great value with a 2 for 1 price. we spent 2 weeks traveling around Europe before boarding the cruise March 23, 2019. We spent 3 days exploring our departure city Amsterdam ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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linkerbink

2 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Another great AMA Waterways Cruise!

My sister and I just got back from our Tulip Time cruise on the AMAPrima. We started and ended in Amsterdam, with stops in Middelburg and Rotterdam, and in Ghent and Antwerp in Belgium. Each port had several ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Byairorsea

3 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

Great Ship and Crew, But BEWARE of Water Levels on River Cruises

Wanted to take a Christmas Market Cruise through central Europe, stopping at various cities and markets along the way. We weren't aware until a couple weeks before sailing that many major rivers in Europe were ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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Mrpepli

1 Review Written

Enchanting Rhine – Says it all!

Where do we start, Amazing trip/experience with AMA? Using our travel agent /AMA we added 1 night in Zurich, 2 nights in Basel at the beginning and 2 more nights in Amsterdam at the end of our cruise. The experience ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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brw44

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Mystery Cruise

We chose the Rhine & Moselle Fairytales Cruise. It was our first river cruising experience. Due to extremely low water levels because of draught conditions in much of Europe since spring, our planned itinerary had ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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hol_af_ama1

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Second time with AMA, even better than the first

After cruising on the Danube with AMA (chosen based on specific itinerary), we went with Avalon for a cruise in Holland/Belgium (also based on specific itinerary). In comparing the two, we realized that we enjoyed ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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ParadiseDream

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

A Magical Mystery Tour

Due to low water levels our itinerary was revised and we were not able to continue along The Rhine and Moselle rivers ending at Basel, Switzerland. We turned around after Cologne, Germany, stopped in Düsseldorf, ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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castleranger

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Lost its pizzaz.....

My 6th cruise with AmaWaterways. My previous cruises on other ships in their fleet were spectacular. I either had French or walkout balconies. There were many times I would sit out and watch the world go by while ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Nanasarah

1 Review Written

Amazing River Cruise - Exceptional Service - Highly Recommend

This was our first river cruise which was recommended by our travel agent (Above and Beyond Travel). We cannot say enough about this experience. It was amazing from start to finish. The service was impeccable ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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David Buchholz

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Small town delights and big city splendor

We started our journey two days prior to our 10 night cruise on the AMAPrima by acclimating to the time change (9 hour time difference from CA) in Zurich, something we highly recommend regardless of your starting ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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cruizergal_1

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Rhine and Mosel Fairytales

This was my second cruise with AmaWaterways. I had such an amazing experience the first time, that the bar was set pretty high for this one. It did not disappoint in the least. The ship is beautiful. The food ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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VeronicaVickers

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Patience, Courtesy & Sociability Needed!

If you like cocktail parties you will like a river cruise as there are endless opportunities to talk about yourself! Every meal starts with "Where are you from?" "Is this your first cruise?" followed quickly by ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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thehort

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

AMA is an excellent river cruise specialist staffed by a very capable staff

We boarded the AMAPrima in Amsterdam for a cruise of the Rhine River to Basil. This was our second AMA cruise, the previous being the Danube River cruise. We were immediately impressed with the hospitality of the ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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shrumster

19 Reviews Written

53 Helpful Votes

Awesome Cruise Experience

Sometimes when you cruise multiple times on a particular line, current expectations don't meet past cruise experiences. Not so with AMA. Each cruise is as good if not better than previous ones. Our 11 day Rhine & ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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vryan.irishlady

1 Review Written

Excellent cruise

I had cruised with Ama Waterways previously for a Christmas market cruise. That cruise was very nice and enjoyable, so I chose Ama Waterways again for my niece's cruise. I was expecting a nice cruise, but the crew ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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MommaRus

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

AmaCruising in Style

AmaCruising in Style! We just returned from the 8-day Tulip Time cruise with AmaWaterways. We began with a 2-night pre-cruise stay in Amsterdam at the Intercontinental Hotel...but that’s another whole review in ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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mamabetz

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Best cruise ever

Although I have been on several ocean cruises, this was my first river cruise, and we were thrilled with every single aspect of the trip. When we told our travel agent we wanted to visit the Netherlands in tulip ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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River cruiser lover

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Fabulous, friendly, professional, attentive, courteous, staff and crew.

This is our second AMA cruise and we cannot fault AMA. The service is great, the comfort and cleanliness is spot on, the food and the presentation first class. Every member of staff is professional, cheerful and ...
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Sail Date April 2018


CookGirl avatar

CookGirl

11 Reviews Written

79 Helpful Votes

Not really up to AMA's standards

I did the Rhine/Christmas markets cruise over Christmas 2017. This was my second AMA cruise and I was a bit disappointed. First, the staff was, for the most part, very good. It was clear they all had a touch of ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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Christie59

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Great staff, nice excusuions, well-appointed ship

AMA was recommended by my travel agent as one of the nicest river cruise lines to sail with. We were not disappointed. From the moment we stepped onto the ship until our last goodbye, we were treated like favorite ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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vhighg

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Surprisingly Superb Ama

First river cruise and my husband and I were thrilled! We didn't realize how perfectly luxury and active trips could go together. We loved that we could bicycle in Strasbourg, taste wine in Germany, and take a canal ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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wizardbrave

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Splendid!

There are so many great things to say about Amawaterways AmaPrima, but the most important is the hospitality and service quality of the staff. Every single interaction with them was a pleasure -- waiters, ...
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Sail Date September 2017


nkemp avatar

nkemp

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Best service ever

We chose the 2 week cruise from Budapest to Amsterdam on Amawaterways due to the reviews and they had the best options of tours for us. What we didn't know was how wonderful the service would be, The staff knew ...
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Sail Date September 2017


AmaPrima Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins5.04.5
Dining4.04.6
Entertainment4.04
Public Rooms5.04.6
Fitness Recreation4.04.1
Family1.0N/A
Enrichment4.04.4
Service5.04.8
Value For Money5.04.4
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