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Cruise Critic's Review 3.5 out of 5+ star 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 ... read more
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Island Escape Cruise Reviews: 220

Cruise Region Date Member Rating
Nightmare Weather by Dan111

We had a really bad cruise experience as weather at sea was very bad. Seasick on day at sea ... continue

Mediterranean 05/13 1.0 out of 5+
Rock and Roll by Gedcro_from_ponty
We rocked and rolled all night and not only in the bar ... continue
Western Mediterranean 05/13 5.0 out of 5+
Newbie cruisers by bronxglenn

Finally my wife convinced me to go on a cruise after 34 years of nagging.

... continue
Western Mediterranean 04/13 5.0 out of 5+
Would absolutly go on the 'Good Old Girl' again :-) by ClaireAnna81
Early thirties, first cruise, travelled with parents, father registered blind. ... continue
Western Mediterranean 04/13 5.0 out of 5+
Island Escape 2013 by Mogolds
Was rather worried after reading earlier reviews but we needn't have bothered. First sight of the ... continue
Western Mediterranean 04/13 5+ out of 5+
Spirit of the Med by Howard 1948
We have just returned from a Spring Cruise on the Island Escape, the second time we have cruised ... continue
Western Mediterranean 04/13 4.0 out of 5+
Island Escape by currylover
Absolutely fantastic, and was a nice change being on holiday and not listening to the usual moans ... continue
Western Mediterranean 04/13 5.0 out of 5+
A Fantastic Week on the Island Escape by tummysmummy
I returned last week from my first cruise on Island Escape and had an amazing week on this ship. ... continue
Western Mediterranean 04/13 5.0 out of 5+
Better than expected by Louisca
This was our first budget cruise and I therefore didn't have very high expectations, which I think ... continue
Western Mediterranean 04/13 4.0 out of 5+
Not my idea of a cruise by vashti234
I'll start with positives - the crew and the ports of call. The negatives - The food - lukewarm ... continue
Western Mediterranean 03/13 1.0 out of 5+
MS Zaandam to the stars and beyond, or something like that by junewl
December cruise from San Diego to circle Hawaii and return ... continue
Hawaii 12/12 4.0 out of 5+
Below Expectations by Mordwywr
I tried to be positive but positives were hard to find. ... continue
Eastern Mediterranean 10/12 1.0 out of 5+
5* service on 3* cruise by Silverheaded skier
The aim of my review is to be objective, point out bad bits and good bits, but obviously everyone ... continue
Western Mediterranean 09/12 5.0 out of 5+
First time cruisers by Lorenzo23
We are a couple aged 27+32 and booked this cruise very last minute on the Thomson website. The ... continue
Western Mediterranean 09/12 4.0 out of 5+
1st Time Cruisers - Silver Wedding Treat by Zena62
Lots of pros with a few cons ... continue
Western Mediterranean 08/12 3.0 out of 5+
Cruising on a budget by Bigben9x
This cruise was our first with Thomson's. We chose the cruise to coincide with my wife's birthday ... continue
Western Mediterranean 08/12 4.0 out of 5+
THE RYAN AIR OF CRUISING by OLDBATS
ITS CHEAP AND CHEERFUL AND DOES WHAT IT SAYS ON THE TIN ... continue
Western Mediterranean 08/12 4.0 out of 5+
Something for Everyone by heather147
Overall an excellent first cruise. ... continue
Western Mediterranean 08/12 5.0 out of 5+
Great Holiday by DBownes
Only way to take a holiday. Great for everyone. ... continue
Western Mediterranean 08/12 5.0 out of 5+
Really very good by dahiah19
4yr old, 38yr old, 63yr old and 83yr old all in one cabin - ALL had a fantastic time ... continue
Western Mediterranean 08/12 4.0 out of 5+
Island Escape - Glitz & Glamour by nicky63
Fantastic experience for first time cruisers. Pleasantly surprised how much we enjoyed it ... continue
Western Mediterranean 08/12 5.0 out of 5+
Limerick 101 by limerick101
Very low expectations after reading all the reviews about IE ... continue
Western Mediterranean 07/12 5.0 out of 5+
Fantastic cruise on a fantastic ship by themightygemdini
We travelled on the Island Escape on 24th July 2012 on the 'Escape to the med' itinerary before ... continue
Western Mediterranean 07/12 5+ out of 5+
For a first cruise this was Spot On! by Spot On
Review of our first cruise onboard the island escape on the 24th July 2012- 31 July 2012! What a ... continue
Western Mediterranean 07/12 5.0 out of 5+
Island Escape revisited by tiernsee
Island Escape -- July 24th to August 7th 2012 (2 adults, 2 children aged 15 and 7) ... continue
Western Mediterranean 07/12 4.0 out of 5+
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