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River Royale Review

5.0 / 5.0
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Extremely disappointed. Waste of money.

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MarthinusStrydom
6-10 Cruises • Age 50s

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Sail Date: Aug 2018
Cabin: Stateroom with French Balcony

The River Royale sails the rivers in Bordeaux, France. It is touted as a “culinary” and “wine” experience. We chose this cruise as it s supposed to be upmarket and sophisticated. The focus is on food and wine.

Nothing could be further from the truth. The food was mediocre. If they think the food they serve is a culinary experience, then they have absolutely no idea what they are doing. I get better wine at my local supermarket. Almost everyone I spoke to on the cruise was dissapointed.

The service is shocking. They have “self service” coffee stations with the worst coffee in the world. There is no service on the deck, even though Uniworld promise that you can “snap” your fingers and someone will service you. I had to ask for service at the reception more than once.

Cabin Review

Stateroom with French Balcony

Cabin was ok. Nothing special. Dated.

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