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  • Outstanding Japanese and Italian restaurants on both ships
  • One of the highest passenger-to-staff, passenger-to-space ratios
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140 Crystal Luxury Cruise Reviews

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Symphony Sold Us lahlah57
11/14
We didn't know what to expect only knew of the reviews from others. As we spoke to others only to find out that these ... Read more
This was my first Crystal Cruise and I may never go back to any other cruise line. Their single supplement is the most ... Read more
This was my second Crystal cruise and my first on the older Symphony, though it had just emerged out of dry dock. The ... Read more
10/14
I just returned from a 5-day taste of the Crystal Serenity. It really wasn't enough time to truly get to know the ship, ... Read more
10/14
We have travelled Crystal before and decided with the fixed seating that it wasn't for us. After seeing the advertising ... Read more

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Trip Blog islander47
10/14
What better way to celebrate an upcoming 93rd birthday than with a trip! For the past few years Mother and I have gone ... Read more
Underwhelmed LUVTOKRUZ
9/14
About boarding with very high expectations we were greeted by a truly beautiful ship. Lovely design, sophisticated and ... Read more
BACKGROUND INFORMATION: I have cruised 42 times on multiple different cruise lines. I travel solo and can’t get ... Read more
We just completed our first Crystal Cruise, the 7-day Maritime Explorer out of Quebec City, with planned stops at Sept ... Read more
This cruise was our second crystal cruise. Last year we sailed from Venice to Rome and had an amazing time! The shore ... Read more

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This was my husband's and my first Crystal Cruise, and we're hooked. The food was outstanding (see below for my reviews ... Read more
This review is written from the perspective of long-time cruisers on “mainstream” lines who decided to try ... Read more
7/14
My wife and I checked in to stateroom 7069 on 13th July in Barcelona. There is a lot to say, so let me break it down ... Read more
NOT A GOOD FIT NoWaves
6/14
I have just read a previous review about Crystal Symphony and the expression "not a good fit" fits perfectly for my ... Read more
6/14
Just back from our fourth cruise on Crystal (three on the Symphony, one on the old Harmony). This time it was to the ... Read more

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I had great hopes after reading reviews on this company. what I found is that my husband and I are not a "good fit" for ... Read more
Less Than Expected BataviaMan1
5/14
The public rooms are impressive with a large atria, attractive furnishings and the areas well laid out, The Avenue ... Read more
Truly an exceptional experience in terms of being taken care of, feeling safe and completely content. The food is ... Read more
This was our fifth Crystal cruise and our third onboard the Crystal Serenity and, as it had recently undergone a ... Read more
First time on Crystal FLcruzer0214
5/14
My husband and I (late 40s/early 50s) took this cruise with his brother's family which includes his wife and 2 ... Read more

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We have traveled on Crystal for at least 15-16 voyages. We love their staff and service. They have an excellent cruise ... Read more
There are two deal breakers for Crystal. The first is the fixed dining times. They do offer dining by reservation but ... Read more
4/14
We decided that a Crystal Getaway would make the perfect Easter break, especially as Serenity would be visiting a ... Read more
Good but not great At sea days
4/14
This was our 3rd family cruise on Crystal, tho we were 4 cabins of repeaters there was zero recognition of our spending ... Read more
We were first time cruisers on Crystal Symphony, having cruised many times on its principal competitors - Seabourn, ... Read more

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