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River Duchess Review

-- / 5.0
Editor Rating
48 reviews

Very poor experience that could have been much better

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

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Sail Date: Oct 2018
Cabin: Stateroom with French Balcony

While water levels on the Danube and Rhine were beyond Uniworlds control the way they handled things was very unprofessional. They knew of the river conditions several weeks prior to departure but deliberately kept this information from participants Having purchased trip insurance from Uniworld had they been up front about the conditions I would have gladly cancelled and rescheduled at at later time when conditions had improved. The bottom line was Uniworld delivered an inferior product at every operating level..We changed ships twice winding up docked in Frankfurt for 2 nights before finishing the last half of the trip via bus.. Service on both ships was average at best and food was a 3 Star product as opposed to the 5 Star quality Uniworld promotes. The bus segment of the trip was a chaotic disaster. Having spent over 25 years in the travel industry I feel qualified to critique a product and in my opinion Uniworld delivered an inferior product.

Cabin Review

Stateroom with French Balcony

Cabin 1

OK but small

Port Reviews


Excellent guide


Cut short due to bus transfer

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