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Cruise Critic's Review 3.5 out of 5+ star rating
Along with the QE2 and Titanic, the MV Discovery must be among the most familiar looking passenger ships in the world. As the former Island Princess, she was the sister ship of the old Pacific ... read more
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Discovery Cruise Reviews: 72

Cruise Region Date Member Rating
Pleasant, low key cruise break by Ivy Banker

First time on Discovery under CMV ownership (been 3 times as Voyages of Discovery) and first ... continue

British Isles & Western Europe 08/14 4.0 out of 5+
Lovely Cruise by Fidra girl

After reading reviews on this site it was with trepidation that I embarked on my first cruise. ... continue

Baltic & Northern Europe 08/14 4.0 out of 5+
Feeling ripped off by lorrainefwalker

Lets start off with the positives:

We got to see Iceland

The coffee was ... continue

Baltic & Northern Europe 07/14 1.0 out of 5+
Utter shambles by Zyborg

This voyage was an utter shambles. Due to it being windy, the ship didn’t leave Bristol ... continue

British Isles & Western Europe 06/14 1.0 out of 5+
Discovery resembles a floating care home by magsann

We have just returned home after spending 7 nights on the HM DISCOVERY. We were charged ... continue

British Isles & Western Europe 05/14 1.0 out of 5+
First time cruise by Rericha

Embarked in the port of Hull, not listed in your choice of ports, UK City of Culture 2017, it ... continue

Baltic & Northern Europe 05/14 5.0 out of 5+
In search of the Northern Lights by TILLYTROTTER

We have just returned from a trip to Norway in search of the Northern Lights and everything ... continue

British Isles & Western Europe 04/14 5.0 out of 5+
In search of the Northern lights by Annabelle kings

We have just come back from our cruise on the Discovery. I had read many negative reviews before ... continue

Blank 03/14 4.0 out of 5+
A trip of a lifetime on a wonderful ship by cornish46

i have cruised many times but my husband was on his first voyage.

we sailed on the ... continue

British Isles & Western Europe 03/14 5+ out of 5+
Great Itinerary, character ship! by sianinnes

I am writing in defence of the Discovery. Yes, she is old and a bit tired, no balconies, no ... continue

Europe - Black Sea 12/13 5.0 out of 5+
What a disappointment by DK51

We have sailed on the Discovery many times and have loved it mainly because it goes to different ... continue

Europe - Black Sea 12/13 3.0 out of 5+
Excellent cruise, but chaotic organisation. by Ancienttravellers

We booked this cruise on the recommendation of some friends who were already booked on ... continue

Europe - Black Sea 10/13 5.0 out of 5+
Never Again! by Mcadams

Having travelled on "Discovery" several times before under the prvious management - Voyages of ... continue

Greece 10/13 3.0 out of 5+
Not to be knocked. by orford.len

I start with stating that I am quite a seasoned cruiser at all levels, We decided to go on this ... continue

Europe - Black Sea 10/13 5.0 out of 5+
What has happened to Discovery? by digby hague-holmes

Discovery's Mediterranean Odyssey and Black Sea cruise. Over the years we've done two long ... continue

Mediterranean 11/13 3.0 out of 5+
Med/Black Sea - the good and the bad by Alchemist2013

I am driven to writing this review by the one written by another member who appears to have ... continue

Europe - Black Sea 10/13 3.0 out of 5+
Dissatisfaction by welshowl

I booked the Med Odyssey and Black Sea Discovery holiday through my travel agent.

I was ... continue

Europe - Black Sea 10/13 3.0 out of 5+
Around the Bristish Isles by SYcruisers

First time on a small cruise ship

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British Isles & Western Europe 09/13 4.0 out of 5+
Good - but pricey round UK cruise by Dugdug

Not quite what we expected

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British Isles & Western Europe 09/13 2.0 out of 5+
Do not cruise on Discovery if you want any luxury by many times cruiser

VERY DISAPPOINTED in most things about this cruise.

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Baltic & Northern Europe 09/13 2.0 out of 5+
Superb Iceland with MV Discovery by abury

Only the lack of pre-cruise information let this cruise down

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Baltic & Northern Europe 06/13 5.0 out of 5+
Agree with previous critic and so much more!! by maxgordon

Discovery cruise ABYSMAL!! We joined this cruise as it offered 3 days in St Petersburg - most ... continue

Baltic & Northern Europe 06/13 2.0 out of 5+
A bit cheerless by Alphabravo

some good points but basic overall

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British Isles & Western Europe 06/13 2.0 out of 5+
Discovery is not for us by No to Discovery

Yes I know that Discovery is not the most expensive cruise on the planet and its a case of buyer ... continue

Baltic & Northern Europe 06/13 3.0 out of 5+
Has to be the Worst Cruise I've ever done. by celticjohn
From the third day the cruise was a disaster. ... continue
British Isles & Western Europe 05/13 5.0 out of 5+
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