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Riviera River Europe Cruise Reviews

Riviera River
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Europe
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30 Riviera River Europe Cruise Reviews


Charm London avatar

Charm London

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Best holiday with so much to see

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This was my first river cruise and a solos cruise with 64 singles, although some friends booked together. The boat was stunning and lower cabin was very comfortable and quiet. L'Ocitane toiletries, towelling robe ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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silverswimmer

4 Reviews Written

30 Helpful Votes

Excellent i every way

Detailed review and long……. JOINING With our past experiences of joining cruises in Europe the most important factor was flying direct from our local airport (BHX) with no connections at other hubs. ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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jo-b

5 Reviews Written

64 Helpful Votes

Danube Delta and Historic Cities

Travelled previously with riviera and been impressed with their reliability and service. Ship was spotless loved our cabin on Diamond deck which had a fully retracting sliding window so you can watch the scenery ...
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Sail Date September 2019


Tricia G avatar

Tricia G

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Cruising the Danube

The Robert Burns is a new ship, not too big, beautifully appointed and spotlessly clean. Cabins are obviously not large, but comfortable and have everything you need. The bathroom was quite elegant and the shower ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Broadhurstbob

12 Reviews Written

47 Helpful Votes

Port and Scenery

This was our first venture into river cruising, and we were not disappointed. We enjoy wine and looked forward to learning more about Port and seeing some amazing scenery. The itinerary looked fairly daunting and ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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Eurovisionfan

9 Reviews Written

118 Helpful Votes

Excellent way to celebrate a 30th anniversary

We booked the cruise to celebrate 30 years together, it’s hard to believe how much things have changed for same sex couples over those years! Once we were through security, we booked into the Number 1 lounge ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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Alvaliz

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Beautiful ship, itinerary not as good

This was our first river cruise and we were not disappointed in the least. Robert Burns is a beautiful brand new ship and it could not be faulted. The staff had all come from other ships so were excellent at their ...
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Sail Date June 2018


Jayneeeg avatar

Jayneeeg

4 Reviews Written

28 Helpful Votes

Beautiful cruise

This was our second cruise with Riviera and we weren’t disappointed. The journey was breathtaking at times, Emily Bronte is luxurious, the staff seemed to go out of their way to make the experience enjoyable and I ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Papaglowing

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Just Wonderful

I chose this cruise as I wanted to see Vienna. My wife was cautious as she thought it might be too slow way of travelling, and compared to big ship cruises, a bit more expensive. We had a lovely week. It seemed ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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RodNorthYorks

1 Review Written

20 Helpful Votes

Totally enjoyable first river cruise..

My wife and I have never fancied an ocean cruise but saw an advert for the Burgundy, River Rhone and Provence cruise which took our fancy as we had several French holidays with our children many years ago. The ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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kadilo

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Above expectations

We chose this cruise because it was less expensive than others and the itinerary was perfect for us. From the moment we boarded everything was perfect. A very comfortable top deck cabin, with a huge glass sliding ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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footiewen

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Rhine River Cruise

We had never been on a river cruise and Riveria Cruises were recommended to us. The Charles Dickens was very clean, tidy, cabin was fine and the crew and staff very friendly and helpful. The food was varied with ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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thepurpleprobe

3 Reviews Written

22 Helpful Votes

MS Thomas Hardy

First time river cruisers, noticed advert innnewspaper so started to do a bit of investigating. 5* rating good online reviews and prices that were substantially less than other brands hmmmm what’s the catch. ...
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Sail Date October 2017


mmpb avatar

mmpb

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Wonderful experience

This was our first river cruise. My wife and I preferred it to our other Cruise around the Baltic. The ship is brand new, the staff were great. I have read the earlier comments and cannot agree entirely with them. ...
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Sail Date September 2017


moores22 avatar

moores22

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Fabulous week

Totally impressed with the service and "natural" friendliness of all the crew - well done to the hotel manager for creating the team. We have stayed at some of the best hotels in UK and this place as regards food ...
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Sail Date August 2017


Neveragain25 avatar

Neveragain25

3 Reviews Written

37 Helpful Votes

Cruise the Heart of Europe on MS Emily Bronte

We chose this cruise initially for its its itinerary, as we have never visited any of the towns or cities along the route. The ship is new for the 2017 season, operated by Scylla of Switzerland with 2 Riviera reps ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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andyandden

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

Brilliant.

My wife and I have been on a river cruise with this operator before.The fact that we chose them again crosses the first hurdle. This time we went on their Rhine cruise.Not only is the ship new this year but it was ...
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Sail Date August 2017


Barbara31 avatar

Barbara31

1 Review Written

24 Helpful Votes

Completely relaxing cruising with the right level of informality

This was our first river cruise altho we are seasoned seagoing cruisers. we were not sure to expect but the thought of a brand new ship visiting places we hadn't been before - Salzburg and Vienna - attracted us. We ...
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Sail Date July 2017


BrianMD avatar

BrianMD

1 Review Written

FIRST CRUISE BUT NOT THE LAST WITH RIVIERA

My wife and I selected the Rhine/Moselle cruise and were extremely impressed with all aspects of ship and staff. We booked a stern suite which was extremely nice although a little noisy being close to the ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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jldavis

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

We are planning our third trip with Riviera Travel.

This was our second river cruise with Riviera Travel, and both were excellent. We were so impressed that the staff people knew our names from the first day. (I don't think we were either outstanding or difficult!) ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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Nannett13

1 Review Written

16 Helpful Votes

Really enjoyed this cruise!

Our first ever cruise and we weren't disappointed. The ship was first class and so was the service. We opted for a suite but might go for a cabin next time as we were only ever in the suite for sleeping. A bit ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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Miketee

1 Review Written

19 Helpful Votes

Outstanding Riviera Travel

Riviera travel Rhine Cruise to Switzerland 15 June to 22 June 2016 We started our holiday in St Pancras Station on 15 June and before starting our journey we left our Cases at the drop off point for luggage ...
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Sail Date August 2016


Jayneeeg avatar

Jayneeeg

4 Reviews Written

28 Helpful Votes

Lovely cruise but the Danube is definitely not blue!

We have been on several sea cruises but wanted to try something different and we weren't disappointed. Our flight over was on EasyJet and one of our cases got delayed which although it was upsetting and ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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Roger Hardy

2 Reviews Written

39 Helpful Votes

The Ulimate in River Cruising.

On 5th May 2016, we flew from Birmingham airport to Dusseldorf, Germany. We were met at the airport by a representative of Riviera Travel. We were then escorted from the airport to a waiting area at the front of the ...
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Sail Date May 2016


Wendy391 avatar

Wendy391

2 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

Excellent Trip

My mum and I travelled with Riviera for a river cruise from Basel to Cologne at the end of September. This was our first river cruise so did not know what to expect. We both had a great holiday mainly due to the ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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