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Uniworld First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews

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River Cruises

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First-Time Cruisers

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28 Uniworld First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews


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dbncsuvet

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Uniworld is top notch and Provence is beautiful!

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Uniworld was great. The room was beautiful and the bed was extremely comfortable. The service was amazingly attentive and all of the staff were very professional. If anything, they were too attentive! My husband ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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Rivermemories

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Lifetime Memories

I waited a few weeks to write my review because I simply didn't know where to begin. I took a 2 week European trip with 8 days being on the River Empress. From start to finish every moment I spent on the ship was ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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b1991

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

The perfect honeymoon cruise on the S.S. Antoinette!

This was our first cruise of any kind, as well as being our first trip to Europe and everything, absolutely everything, was amazing! We are now Uniworld travellers for life! I have been singing their praises since ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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Colclu

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Unexpected Pleasure

We were a little hesitant to do a river cruise: would we at less than 60 be the youngest? Will we be confined? Can we take 10 nights of RSL entertainment? On all accounts wrong! Mid range age, great facilities ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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zephyr77

3 Reviews Written

22 Helpful Votes

Nothing short of GREAT!

Our first European river cruise with anybody and we're glad we chose Uniworld, and specifically, the "Legendary Rhine and Moselle" cruise on the River Queen. From the time of boarding to the time of departure for ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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SacAndi

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Multi-faceted fantastic

My mother, who passed away earlier this summer, swore she would never go on a cruise. My father, widowed at the ripe young age of 79 and overwhelmed by sadness and being alone, asked me to accompany him on a ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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aras

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

First everything

My wife and I took a river cruise called Castles along the Rhein. And they were not kidding. The view from the boat was amazing. the castles were so beautiful. you could also see the small villages. it was our ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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bubbulz

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Wonderful Boat, Crew, and Itinerary!

This was our first river cruise (actually, our first cruise of any kind, as the whole idea of cruising on anything larger than a sailboat never really appealed to us). We enjoyed it so much, we've already scheduled ...
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Sail Date August 2015


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gildco

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Uniworld's Delightful Danube and Prague

Our river cruise started on July 29 in Budapest and ended August 7, 2015, in Prague. We were aboard Uniworld’s Princess for its Delightful Danube and Prague cruise. Accommodations: A majority of the rooms have ...
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Sail Date July 2015


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Santa Fe Cruisers

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

River Queen Amsterdam to Basel

We just returned from our 1st Uniworld River Cruise. IT WAS AMAZING! We saw so many wonderful things, met so many interesting people and the service was unbelievable. The staff was so well trained and ...
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Sail Date July 2015


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kirtski

2 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

First river cruise - Uniworld's River Countess is wonderful!

This was our first river cruise and we will definitely do more. This fits our style of traveling: smaller numbers of guests, more luxurious and pampering atmosphere, all inclusive pricing (including tips), great ...
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Sail Date May 2015


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marydaumeyer

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

European Jewels cruise

We had never been on a River Cruise, just Ocean cruises. The crowds did not appeal on the big boats. The River cruise with Uniworld was fantastic, we didn't want to leave. The bed was so comfortable, the ship ...
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Sail Date May 2015


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travellingtobroadbeach

3 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

First Time Uniworld River Cruise Aboard S.S. Catherine; Fantastic

We just finished our first river cruise with Uniworld aboard S.S. Catherine from Avignon to Lyon. From embarkation to disembarkation we were looked after more than we could have imagined. Our cabin was a ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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travellingtobroadbeach

3 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

First but Not Last with Uniworld

A wonderful cruise aboard S S Catherine. From embarkation to disembarkation everything went like clockwork. The excursions were varied and always interesting - our guides were excellent and the groups were ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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gds025

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Absolutely Brilliant!!!

It's difficult to begin to explain how good this cruise was! The ship, the staff, the experience, the tours, the professionalism, the food, the wine...was absolutely amazing! The moment we stepped on the beautiful ...
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Sail Date March 2015


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vandervliet

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Trip of a lifetime

This was the first ever cruise I had been on and it did not disappoint. From the word go (collection at the airport) we were treated like royalty. Everything was organised to perfection. Staff were welcoming and ...
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Sail Date July 2014


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Caser41

1 Review Written

Excellent Ship! Brilliant Staff!

We chose to do a river cruise for our 50th wedding anniversary. We had done a number of ocean cruises but never a river cruise. After having completed this river cruise we will never go back to an ocean cruise. ...
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Sail Date June 2014


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bunnsie

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Queen Isabel in Portugal

Cabin is small but set up with plenty of storage suitcases fit under the bed and you can access the internet on the tv in your room-service was very good and food was good .The bar is open after dinner and no charge ...
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Sail Date June 2014


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colinc024

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Our Uniworld Cruise on the River Princess

We have just returned from a Uniworld Heart of Europe River Cruise and wish to praise the company for such a wonderful holiday. The Art Deco boat was luxurious and spotless at all times, as was our very ...
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Sail Date October 2013


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RockCat

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Difficult cruise - hard to write the review, but I feel like I should

It was 42 degrees Celsius (107 F) the day we arrived in Venice for the cruise. We were told that night that one of three air conditioners was out, and that the Po River was too low to cruise, and the only cruising ...
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Sail Date August 2013


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toomuchriver

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Not what they promised

This was our first cruise with Uniworld  our expectations due to the purchase price of the cruise was very high..our experience was however very disappointing.the disclaimer Uniworld uses in describing the Russian ...
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Sail Date July 2013


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HamiltonLovebirds

10 Reviews Written

48 Helpful Votes

King and Queen for 15 Days on the River Duchess, Uniworld Cruise Lines

My husband and I are first time European river cruisers. We never liked ocean cruising but river cruising is another matter all together. Luxurious surroundings, outstanding service, food and wine selection; not to ...
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Sail Date June 2013


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tommee2paws

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Floating Boutique Hotel: River Princess & Imperial Capital Cities

Perhaps river cruising is somewhat a well-kept secret as we found very few reviews across multiple sites prior to our booking and our hope is that this review will introduce you to a new way of travel and/or ...
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Sail Date April 2013


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Meldleisure

1 Review Written

Uniworld River Cruise Amsterdam to Budapest

The holiday of a lifetime was how I would describe our River Cruise from Amsterdam to Budapest on Uniworlds luxurious River Empress in early October. I have never experienced so much commitment toward the guests ...
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Sail Date October 2012


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electricglide91

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

The bar has been set high

My wife and I decided to celebrate our 30th wedding anniversary by going on our first cruise somewhere in Europe, as we have never been on a cruise or to Europe. We first looked at small cruises in the Mediterranean ...
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Sail Date August 2012


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