AmaWaterways is known as the leader in the river cruise niche, with itineraries throughout Europe, Asia and Africa. The company is awarded with 8 prestigious "Best River Cruise Lines" rewards.
AmaWaterways is a member of prestigious "La Chaine des Rotisseurs" culinary organization, with the multiple winner of the European Culinary Art Championship as the chief designer. Dining consists of multiple courses per meal. Menus also include vegetarian dishes.
Onboard entertainment includes musical and dancing performances, few shows, and lectures. Sightseeing tours are especially well organized.
Eclectic performances, such as music concerts, are offered every night. Libraries are well equipped. The organization of public spaces and atmosphere encourage socializing between people.
Each ship disposes of walking tracks, fitness facilities and swimming pools. Bikes for exploring ashore are also available.
Casual outfit, mostly consisting of country club and classy dresses, is prevalent. Formal clothing isn't required.
No children's programs are organized on board. Children under 4 years aren't allowed on board, while older ones share beds with parents.
The loyalty program comprises three benefit levels - blue, silver and gold memberships. Benefits include savings, private guest receptions, stateroom upgrades, special dinners, etc.
Premium and friendly service is another great feature of AmaWaterways, with high value maintained by each and every crew member.
Alcohol and soft beverages are free of charge.
Major pros: premium accommodation and food; great destinations; all inclusive services; the majority of guided tours is covered by cruising fares; free Wi-Fi throughout public spaces. Major cons: meager storage spaces and smoking areas.
All tips are included in cruise fares.