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River Venture Review

4.0 / 5.0
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22 reviews

Marvelous Vantage Cruise!

Review for River Venture to Europe River
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2-5 Cruises • Age 80s

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Sail Date: May 2017

I chose this cruise when it popped up on Travelzoo at a very good price for a single solo traveler. I was able to upgrade to a double Juliette balcony mid ship cabin for a bit more than the advertised rate. When the date I reserved was cancelled I was called and given the choice for a (better for me in retrospect) date two months later in May, this for perfect weather. I was offered an upgrade to the top ship level just prior to the cruise at a very reasonable rate which then moved me up,to the top of the ship and included a mini fridge.

Only one bottle of gratis water was offered for the week surprisingly. Not so luxurious, kind of cheap Vantage. Man up!

Nadia, Trip Diector Extroirdinaire welcomed me warmly as I stepped on to the ship in Conflans. I had been in Paris for three days prior to embarkation and had a driver booked through my hotel take me to the ship location on the Seine an hour outside of Paris. I had the phone number of the ship from Vantage so so he was able to be directed perfectly.

Cabin Review

Cabin Upper deck

Cabin comfort was only so-so due to thin walls and loud talking couple next door who stayed up half the night with tv volume on high.

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