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3.5 Editor's Rating
The well-maintained Island Escape attracts travelers at the budget end of the market and offers decent-quality traditional cruising with a few modern twists like an alternative restaurant. It has proved highly ...
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270 Thomson Island Escape Cruise Reviews

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Gone downhill! Wilbush
04/14
We have just returned from the Souks & Sangria cruise. This was our second time on Island Escape , the last time ... Read more
Having cruised with Thomson and NCL in the past three years (all of which have been great) my wife and I decided to ... Read more
GLORIFIED FERRY mazbcfc
03/14
I have decided to write this review as I have just read the "I can't bear a snob" review... We are a middle aged couple ... Read more
Fabulouse first cruise First cruise lady
01/14
My parents and I spent 7 nights on the Island Escape in August on the Mediterranean Adventure cruise. We all loved it. ... Read more
Brilliant Laureen Reid
01/14
I don't usually write reviews but after reading yet more criticism of Island Escape I felt I must respond but firstly ... Read more
Good overall trackie123
12/13
The check in process was well organised and efficient. The plus side to this ship in attention to cleanliness and ... Read more
12/13
We have recently returned from a cruise of the Western Med and this was the first time we have cruised on the Island ... Read more
11 lovely days Rustie2710
11/13
Spent a very enjoyable 11 days on this ship and can really not find anything to complain about, on the contrary we ... Read more
11/13
I have just been on the island eskip for seven days & I can honestly say that after 20-30 cruises with thomson, it ... Read more
Superb Chrisdoug
11/13
We just arrived back after our best of med cruise on 22nd oct for mam dads golden wedding. Stayed for 4 days at santa ... Read more
11/13
We booked our cruise quite a way ahead and I would honestly say wait until nearer the time as you can get a much better ... Read more
I had my doubts about cruising and I'm still not entirely convinced but passed an enjoyable week on the Island Escape ... Read more
11/13
for a first time cruise we selected the island escape due to it being more informal and relaxed. not knowing what to ... Read more
Like many people I read reviews about this cruise after I'd booked the trip and as a result of people's awful comments, ... Read more
Great value for money donaldsdaughter
10/13
All inclusive travel to lovely Mediterranean destinations is available at a budget price on Island Escape. It isn't the ... Read more
10/13
Family of 4 (Married couple 51 & 49 and 2 children " girl 14 & boy 9) Normal holiday 4 star AI in Canary ... Read more
10/13
We joined the ship on 24th September an all inclusive trip x 7 days. Busy day for the crew on change over day. Is was ... Read more
My boyfriend and I are just back from a two week cruise on the island escape. This was my boyfriends first cruise and ... Read more
Just got back from my first cruise ever and the Island Escape was the ideal ship to cut your teeth on. Yes, the ship ... Read more
09/13
If you have booked this cruise, you will have to go and enjoy which we tried to do, as was too late for us It is a ... Read more
Fab, Fab, Fab! BADGER6056
09/13
Okay the ship is not the most plush ship in the world but then after having some 1500 passengers go through it's doors ... Read more
Read loads of reports on forums and agree with most of the 3 star ratings. We also have some friends who have been on ... Read more
An excellent week! The best holiday we have ever had. We travelled as a family of 4, Mum, Dad and two children aged 4 ... Read more
White Lady J.mjones1
Not rated
08/13
Have been on two cruises previously, Ventura and Thomson Destiny. Went on Island Escape as part of a stay and cruse ... Read more
We have just got back from a FANTASTIC week on the Island escape, having sailed on this ship before it didn't take me ... Read more

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