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AmaWaterways Secures Top Spots In New Berlitz River Cruise Guide

AmaWaterways European fleet has secured the top 11 spots in the Berlitz: River Cruising in Europe guide, with AmaPrima being declared the best river ship in Europe.

Kristin Karst, executive vice president and co-owner of AmaWaterways said “This incredible distinction reflects our mission not only to design the most trend-setting ships on the market, but also to offer travellers top-of-the-line luxuries while exploring the world’s most desired European waterways.”

The newly published guide, already very popular for ocean cruising, evaluates more than 280 river boats based on all aspects of river cruising. The scoring system is based on accommodation, cuisine, service and miscellaneous and of course, the ship itself.

AmaWaterways proudly secured 11 top spots with several vessels’, all with four-star ratings, and the luxurious AmaPrima took first place with a score of 422 out of a possible 500 to be named as Europe’s best river ship.


AmaPrima is sailing a selection of incredible Danube voyages for the summer of 2014 with destinations including: Budapest, Hungary; Bratislava, Slovakia; Rousse, Bucharest; Nova Sad, Croatia; Vienna, Austria and Passau, Germany.

Onboard the 164-passenger AmaPrima, guests can enjoy spacious and beautifully decorated accommodations, Sun Deck swimming pool with swim-up bar, fitness centre and hair salon, and complimentary onboard internet along with five-star cuisine in the Chaîne des Rôtisseurs restaurant.

To view all of our AmaPrima voyages please click here.

AmaWaterways currently operates a fleet of more than 15 vessels with destinations including Europe, Russia, Cambodia and Vietnam, and southern Africa. Cruises in Myanmar are new to the schedule from November 2014. Continually growing, AmaWaterways has firmly established itself as a leader in the river cruise market and expands its destination options on a yearly basis.

For more information on AmaWaterways, please contact one of our Cruise Experts on 0800 008 6677