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Amsterdam Jewel Cruises

Singel 235, 1012WE Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Dam Square)
+31(0)20.422.13.85
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Ranked #27 of 210 activities in Amsterdam
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Type: Tours
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... more » 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.) « less
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Hillsborough, NJ
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87 reviews 87 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW

While the Amsterdam Jewel Cruise is technically categorized as an “activity” on Tripadvisor, this was by far the best meal we had in Amsterdam and there’s certainly no better view you’ll find at any other restaurant in the city. We were a party of four so we were seated in the very rear of the small, beautifully maintained, boat in... More

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London, United Kingdom
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7 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 NEW

Very satisfying cruise to take my partner on as a treat. Was sat up by the front tables by the captain, going by some of the reviews on here I sort of expected a running commentary on places/sight of interest but instead the captain said at the beginning to ask him if you wanted to know anything about what you... More

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Bangkok, Thailand
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107 reviews 107 reviews
12 attraction reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 NEW

I had read the generally good reports of this canal dinner cruise and was not at all disappointed. It is a very pleasant small boat with a nice atmosphere and good food that they collect at two stops at a canalside restaurant. The service was very impeccable and it was extremely good value. I would have no hesitation in recommending... More

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Eden, Utah
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48 reviews 48 reviews
13 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

First, let me say that the dinner cruise was lovely. The boat is beautiful and well maintained, the staff excellent, and the food excellent and hot - thanks to circling back to the same restaurant for each course. And the canals are, of course, lovely - everything that you would like them to be. The cruise itself, aside from being... More

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Cork, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

This was planned as a birthday surprise for my wife during a short visit to the Netherlands and it exceeded all expectations. The boat is small and the dining experience is intimate and luxurious with individual tables, each of which is situated at a window. The food was superb, collected from a gourmet restaurant via two brief stops on the... More

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Manitoba, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

We booked this dinner cruise a few months ago before starting our trip. We were looking forward to it and we were not disappointed. The captain was informative and entertaining, the waitress (Mireille) was pleasant, approachable and very professional. The food, the boat ride and the atmosphere were exceptional. Best part of our two week trip so far! Thank you!... More

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Henderson, NV
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

In the planning stages of our vacation to Amsterdam, I had a desire to take some sort of canal cruise. In my research I discerned between the various options and noticed several operators offering dinner cruises. I could see that no other dinner cruise comes close to Jewel Cruises in terms of overall satisfaction on trip advisor. This in combination... More

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Florence, Italy
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

My last review over my dissatisfaction with this service provider was removed by Tripadvisor because this provider had claimed it was "fraud". Are we not able to post negative reviews, when we experience negative service? This adds to my dissatisfaction with the service we received from AJC.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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32 reviews 32 reviews
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42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

We did the dinner cruise with this company. It started around 7:30 pm. The food was good. It was lovely to look at all the buildings from the canals. It was a peaceful and romantic experience.

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McHenry, Illinois
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114 reviews 114 reviews
50 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Absolutely loved this dinner cruise on the canals of Amsterdam. The captain and hostess were very friendly and the food was good, but quietly cruising along the canals and the spectacular views were by far the best. This is one of my best travel memories and there is no doubt that I would go again.

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