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Amsterdam Jewel Cruises

Address: Singel 235, 1012WE Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Dam Square)
Phone Number: +31(0)20.422.13.85
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Boat tours, Boat Tours & Water Sports
Owner description: Enjoy a candlelight cruise on a charming antique riverboat while...
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Type: Boat tours, Boat Tours & Water Sports
Owner description: Enjoy a candlelight cruise on a charming antique riverboat while savoring a gourmet dinner.Comfortable and intimate. 20 seats only. A very friendly and discrete staff takes care of your well-being. During the cruise of almost 3 hours you can enjoy the historical city center with its enchanting canals, bridges and houses in the most beautiful way. You and your company always will be seated at a private table.On board we offer you a selection of starters, main courses, desserts, wines, beers and other beverages. Dinner is freshly prepared by our chef.Amsterdam Jewel Cruises offers you the most romantic and tasteful way to enjoy Amsterdam, the Venice of the North.An unique experience, not to be missed when visiting Amsterdam!(Please note that this is a sailing restaurant and not a guided tour. More information and tickets available on the website.)
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Telford, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

Excellent from start to finish. Food good and atmosphere on this small intimate boat brilliant for special occasions. We sat at the front which is perfect for getting local bits from the captain without it being intrusive.

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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

The atmosphere on the pretty wooden boat was lovely, the food excellent and the service friendly and efficient. A super way to celebrate a special occasion.

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Leicester
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81 reviews 81 reviews
14 attraction reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

As other reviews have said this is a small evening dinner cruise around the Canals of Amsterdam and I booked it as a surprise for my Partner. Arrived early (as did most of the other guests) to a warm welcome from the Captain and Hostess. We were happy to sit at the back as we had done a cruise earlier... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Worth every penny! 3 course meal and more, friendly staff, romantic setting and each course as delightful as the next. Highly recommended dinner cruise with Jewel Crusies!

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128 reviews 128 reviews
46 attraction reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

My husband researched all the dinner cruise options before settling on Jewel. He's a firm believer in 5-star ratings. This cruise exceeded expectations, which were high. We especially enjoyed looking into the homes and house boats on the canal; what great insight into the lifestyle in Amsterdam! We felt like legal voyeurs, knowing that this is just what one does... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

I read the reviews on Trip Advisor before booking this cruise and they did not lie. The 100 year old boat is small and takes around 16 passengers and we were taken great care of by the Captain and the lady who made sure we were fed and watered. There is a choice of menu and the food was top... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
3 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

This is a small boat, perhaps 20 or 25 people. Very luxurious and comfortable. We were greeted by name, shown to our seats and offered champagne. They have their meals cooked by a restaurant, so we place our order, cruised a bit with some hors d'oeuvres, stopped to pick up the first course, more cruising, back to pick up the... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
9 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Nice romantic experience. Food was prepared nice and fresh. Our Captain was able to give us a bit of a guided tour, but not to the point that it became bothersome. Would do this again.

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Horsham, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

We were a party of four grannies on a weekend jolly and wanted to do something special to round off our trip. We found this via the internet and booked a table on line a week in advance (just as well because we would have been disappointed otherwise!) The service, food and venue were all outstanding. The whole trip was... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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35 reviews 35 reviews
4 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Beautiful, historic boat very efficiently crewed by captain and front of house. Atmosphere pretty much unbeatable, even if you weren't motoring along Amsterdam's characterful and charming canals. Surprisingly spacious but an even bigger surprise was the quality of the food. Highly recommended.

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