Group adventures with Emerald Waterways

Discover Europe together on an award-winning river cruise with Emerald Waterways

Group Booking perks

Exceptional deals on group bookings

We understand how complex it can be organising group travel, so if you're looking for a river cruise for a group of 10 or more people our dedicated groups experts are here to help, and will be happy to assist in organising your group adventure.
When you choose Emerald Waterways for your group holiday, you will benefit from our fantastic group offer, which includes free travel for every 10th guest* and a generous £100 per person discount. You will also have the choice of either unlimited on board drinks^ or €250 euros per cabin to spend on board on additional holiday treats, such as indulgent spa treatments or one of our selection of on board drinks packages.

Groups that travel with Emerald Waterways can be confident that we will ensure every aspect of their journey is taken care of, with no hidden extras - just exceptional experiences.

Why take a group adventure with Emerald Waterways?

Make memories to treasure as you uncover the iconic rivers of Europe with Emerald Waterways. Whether you are a family celebrating a special occasion, an affinity group of like-minded travellers, a group of food & wine enthusiasts or simply a group of friends looking to share the experience of a lifetime, we have the perfect selection of river cruises to suit your every need.

Discover culture-rich cities, famous wine regions and UNESCO World Heritage-listed sites, while our fleet of state-of-the-art Star-Ships are an idyllic base from which to explore.

On-board, the bright, open communal areas are perfect spaces for groups, with an abundance of amenities to enjoy. Take a dip in the indoor heated pool†, reserve the cinema area for a private evening event, and raise a toast as you witness the spectacular scenery from the Sun Deck.

Our Reflections Restaurant accommodates tables of ten or more, giving the chance to indulge in delicious and diverse dining with your fellow group members. When it comes to your group holiday, you can rest assured that every little detail is taken care of.
Reasons to book

Charter Opportunities 

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We are pleased to offer charter opportunities on board our fleet of Star-Ships throughout Europe. With a capacity range from 112 to 180 guests, you can experience our award- winning Star-Ships as well as have the freedom to create your own program for your group.

Charter one of our Emerald Waterways Star-Ships and impress your clients, friends or loved ones with our stylish accommodation, spectacular innovations, and our insightful EmeraldPLUS and EmeraldACTIVE excursions and activities.

You can find further details on our charter opportunities here, or contact our groups & charter team who will be delighted to help.
Terms and conditions: * Group discount of £100 per person requires a minimum of ten (10) guests and is applied 120 days prior to departure as long as the group has achieved and maintained the minimum. Free places are based on the lowest category cruise portion booked, less discounts. This will be applied as a discount so please advise at the time of taking the group if you would like to include place (s) / cabin (s) for hosts and the categories. The free place discount will automatically be deducted from the lead passengers booking unless stated otherwise.
Each group will choose between one of the following added value benefits, an unlimited free drinks package or €250 per cabin on board credit. The entire group must have the same added value benefit. ^Unlimited free drinks on board is based on a Free Premium Drinks Package and excludes Champagne, wine by the bottle and cabin mini-bar. The on board credit will be deducted from your final bill upon departure. We reserve the right to withdraw our offers at any time.