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Scenic Amsterdam Cruise Reviews

Scenic
Ship
Destination
Amsterdam

Traveler rating

Excellent

244

Very Good

57

Average

33

Poor

22

Terrible

7

Cruise type

363 Scenic Amsterdam Cruise Reviews


Fceexp1 avatar

Fceexp1

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Not Really a Christmas Market Cruise, despite how it is sold.

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For the most part, I have good words and praise for the actual cruise ship staff. They could not fix or be held accountable for things beyond their control, chiefly the marketing of what this cruise was supposed to ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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chezpicsoftrips

1 Review Written

Magical Cruise

Our first cruise with Scenic was more than I imagined it would be. Friends had travelled and spoken very highly of their experience with Scenic but nothing anyone says can prepare you for the reality. From the ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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MarisaK

1 Review Written

A memorable experience for first timer river cruisers, hard to beat

We did not stay in Amsterdam before boarding the Ship. We were met at the airport by a Scenic representative which gave us an opportunity to meet and introduce ourselves to other guests. Our cabin was great with ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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RetiredQA

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Voyage of the Damned or Cursed....Jewels of Europe with Paris and Prague

We chose this cruise to celebrate our 30th Anniversary and we had a really good time last year on the Seine River cruise. This trip was a completely different experience for us, we were disappointed with some of ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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jacquibabs

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Nice Ship but let down by food and false promises

Scenic Jasper - Jewels of Europe cruise from Amsterdam to Budapest 30/9 (not 25/9) We chose Scenic as they are supposed to be one of the best and this bucket list trip was a treat for my husband who had just ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Laker55

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

EST holiday ever

Everything was well planned and executed. The ship was spotless, the food was amazing, plenty of choices, the breakfast and lunch buffets were well stocked, hot things were hot and cold things were cold. Dinner was ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Susandanube

1 Review Written

Rhine Danube cruise

Scenic provides an excellent cruise with a very high level of service. Everyone on staff made every effort to provide the highest level of service. The multiple options for shore excursions meets the needs of all ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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jacquibabs

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Nice Ship but let down by food and false promises

We chose scenic as they are supposed to be one of the best. So, the positives - NIce looking ship, cabins comfortable if a little small, good bathrooms, - Staff on the whole are excellent and work very hard. ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Beth and Barry

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Outstanding Cruise Company that needs Germ Control for Passengers

Our friends chose this cruise and asked us to join them. We did this exact same cruise with Scenic 2 years ago. The cruise is amazing starting on the Danube and finishing on the Rhine. The scenery is spectacular. ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Steeder

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Wonderful Experience

Travel Agent, presentation, word of mouth led us to this choice. Food choices and quality of food reputation were factors.. All inclusive pricing which is a real bonus. No “nickel and diming”. Staff ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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grhokie

2 Reviews Written

Fantastic Trip

Great service from housekeeping to the cruise director and captain. Waiters were top-notch and worked extremely hard. Food was very good as were all the drinks. Scenic also hosted a private concert for the ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Lisehierlihy

1 Review Written

Scenic pearl cruise

We chose this cruise because of its inclusivity. Once we boarded and for the duration of our trip we did not have to worry about money (except for souvenirs). We thoroughly enjoyed the experience, from the greeting ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Lyn2005

1 Review Written

Wonderful trip!

We loved the length of the trip...18 days. When you have a long flight you want a long itinerary. The staff was friendly and attentive. Most of the excursions were top notch. Staff was constantly at work to make ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Jazzydo2

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Fabulous

We had friends who have traveled with Scenic and they all said how great it was.. So we tried it and it was beyond our expectations. Our room was great and we loved the fact that your room felt bigger by leave the ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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pamsaari

1 Review Written

First Class all Inclusive Experience

American's have not really discovered this Austrailian based cruise company, but we were lucky to find this river cruise while searching for last minute deals on line. We are experienced cruisers and thought why ...
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Sail Date August 2019


Light03 avatar

Light03

1 Review Written

Budapest to Amsterdam - A magical experience on the Scenic Jasper

Wowee! What a magical experience. I cruised on the Scenic Jasper from Budapest to Amsterdam leaving 31 July and was blown away by this trip. The combination of friendly relaxed passengers, fun and professional crew, ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Miss Merla

1 Review Written

The view at night in Budapest being docked across from the Parliament buildings,

This ship is a 5 star hotel and the service is fantastic. I also loved the app for your phone that alerted you to points of interest you sailed by, and that you could look up info on all the cities along the route. ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Ricky Hope

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Amazing five star cruise

Wanted to visit Amsterdam and Germany and it was the perfect way to do it. We chose the Scenic Ruby as the ship and decor was very modern. We had the room at the rear of the ship. The rear window was wide ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Delighted Bride

1 Review Written

Astonishing experience!

We were celebrating our honeymoon, the moment we set foot on the ship, we were transported into a world of utter luxury. We were doted upon and treated like royalty. George, the cruise manager, always greeted ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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cheryl1958

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Disappointed River Cruise Amsterdam to Budapest Scenic Opal

This cruise had been on our bucket list for quite a while so we were finally going to experience it. After spending 3 fabulous days in Paris, we chose to add this extension along with a 3 day extension at the end ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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wmloucks

1 Review Written

A great first river cruise

We chose Scenic in part due to the all inclusive price, no tipping, no added fees. We also received a recommendation from our travel agent. We arrived in Amsterdam 1 day early, primarily to help with jet lag. In ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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DDolack

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

The good and the bad

I am writing here since each cabin is only allowed one official evaluation – and if you happen to feel differently than your roommate, there is no option to voice a second opinion. My friend and I took the ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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J91964

1 Review Written

Excellent value for money and outstanding service

Scenic are by far the most friendly and professional of the river cruising companies. Excellent service with an outstanding menu and so many shore excursions to choose from.Staff were always friendly, courteous and ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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rpcc

1 Review Written

Fabulous Rhine River Cruise

We had friends recommend this Scenic Cruise after their experience on board last year. They were so right, it was a wonderful experience. We had never been on a river cruise, being very independent travelers, but ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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Bigzim

1 Review Written

Jewel of Europe Amsterdam Budapest July 1st

Both myself and my wife were on the pearl this past 2 weeks. I would like to say that this experience was top notch! Everything from the shore excursions to the food, and overall service was excellent The ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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