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Pullmantur's Horizon most recently sailed as Island Star for the U.K.-based Island Cruises. (Prior to that, the 46,811-ton, 1,875-passenger ship sailed for Celebrity Cruises as Celebrity Horizon.) The ship ...
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Renown22
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
“Croisieres de France” (CDF) avoid at all costs !!! Cruise with “Croisieres de France” Date 18-25 join 2016 destination Norwegian Fjords Cabin 9106 First of all the only thing French about ... Read more
palalu
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
I wanted to try different company and I wanted to see different ports in the med.The cabin I had was inside cabin with a window was kept very clean,The dining restaurant and the buffet restaurant were excellent the food plenty and tasty. ... Read more
Nilgün13
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Pullmantur Horizon Marseille to Calais We just returned from 8 night cruise starting from Marseille (France) , Gibraltar (UK) , Cadiz (Spain) ,Lisbon, Porto (Portugal) , Ferrol (Spain) to Calais(France) Spanish Pullmantur does ... Read more
melpenford
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
35 helpful votes
Sailed April 2016
NEVER Again! let me first start off by saying we were 6 Canadians who thought we'd give a different cruise line a chance. We have sailed 13 times prior with NCL , Royal and Celebrity but thought we'd try something different this time. ... Read more
Johanna87
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
First of all, I was not on vacation but traveling back home from The Caribbean. The ship itself was not that great except for the spacious cabin which was a nice surprise. There was no great entrance hall with glass wall elevators and ... Read more
wjfm55
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
10 helpful votes
Previous reviewer of Horizon summed up the best description for this cruise line. If you dont go with your expectation too high, you will not only enjoy this old lady, but you will also enjoy her friendlyness and service. To summise: ... Read more
newgreeny
Member Since 2006
1 review
1 forum post
9 helpful votes
Although this ship is owned by Pullmantour (ultimately RCL) - sails in the colours of Croisieres de France - predominately French clientèle with French and some English announcements - almost all crew speak English well. Some ... Read more
worldatmydoor
Member Since 2013
1 review
0 forum posts
11 helpful votes
Background information: A Canadian company is offering this package deal which includes airfare, transfers and cruise on the CDF Horizon. It was our 11th cruise, but never on a Croisieres de France ship. Ship information: it's an older ... Read more
Stockjock
Member Since 2003
7 reviews
626 forum posts
6 helpful votes
Rating: 5 star rating based on overall experience and price paid. This is not a 5 star ship and things were not perfect, but we enjoyed ourselves and thought the cruise offered an excellent value. But you have to understand that you will ... Read more
moxiee
Member Since 2006
1 review
14 forum posts
4 helpful votes
Sailed January 2015
I would rate this cruise 6 out of 10 which is exactly what I expected having sailed on another Pulmantur ship last year. The line caters to the French & Spanish ( F&S) & I would guess that only 2% were English. Eg.-I spent the ... Read more
cialini575
Member Since 2014
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed May 2014
We sailed on that ill fated voyage Pullmantur Sovereign Saturday, May 10, 2014 out of Barcelona. The ship had engine problems just half hour after departure. We missed the Tunisia port of call and limped into Naples. Pullmantur offered to ... Read more
friendlyoz
Member Since 2010
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
This was listed as a Pullmantur cruise on Cruise Critic, but we received communication about it from "Crosiere de France" . We (age 55 to 61), have done about 23 cruises on many different companies, but never this one. We left Marseille ... Read more
PooleBabe
Member Since 2014
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
As independent travellers to tour packages/companies I felt we were not given consideration nor treated in the same way as other passengers, I felt we lost 2 x half days of our holiday due to the embarkation/disembarkation process. I ... Read more
cruising Baje
Member Since 2008
1 review
23 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed January 2014
Our party of six - three couples - boarded the Horizon on January 21, 2014. We have all cruised many times to various destinations including Alaska, the Mediterranean, Panama Canal, Baltic, etc and on the major large cruise lines. In ... Read more
rt3413
Member Since 2014
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
My family and I just disembarked from a 7 day cruise with Croisieres de France on the Horizon. My wife, 4-year-old daughter and I enjoyed the cruise and would cruise again for the value. Now, a bit more. I've done 23 cruises before this ... Read more
terrycoles
Member Since 2013
1 review
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Just returned from our first cruise on Pullmantur's Monarch, a cruise line out of Spain owned by Royal Caribbean. One might call them the "little sister" of Royal Caribbean since their fleet incudes the older, smaller ships passed down ... Read more
Wavyd
Member Since 2008
4 reviews
44 forum posts
4 helpful votes
Sailed July 2012
Full disclosure - The sailing was a charter for a club run out of Brussels called La Demence. This is a gay club and so (obviously) it was a gay cruise. My parter and I have been together 12 years and have never been on such a cruise but ... Read more
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Moyzie
1 review
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Hmmm. I'm the first to review a Croisieres de France cruise, probably because it's French based and French speaking but read on....you might find something useful. The in-laws are French so we went with them on this cruise starting and ... Read more
holavick
Member Since 2011
1 review
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Not even sure where to begin...guess w/ the biggest irritation. Upon boarding the ship, we noticed it was HOT. Everywhere! We talked to the reception desk and they said they'd send someone to check on it. Not sure if anyone ever did or ... Read more
Barbara W
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed December 2008
I read a review before I went which made me think "Oh no, this is going to be Benidorm at Sea" which is very unlike what I would have expected from a cruise, but then again, it was about half the price that I paid for the last cruise I ... Read more
tony w
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed September 2008
We flew from Gatwick with no baggage belts not a good start but arrived at Palma still happy to join the Island Star first impressions of the ship were mediocre it looked a bit ragged lacking basic care and attention. This description ... Read more
bazbaz
Member Since 2008
1 review
6 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Just returned transatlantic trip 1mar to 21mar 2008, first time with island cruises, on island star We travelled via Milan, (others from Glasgow direct, Manchester direct, hrow to Frankfurt, hrow to paris) with our flight from Newcastle ... Read more
Edna Stinchcombe
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
What a lovely ship. All the good stuff from the Island Escape and then some! Spacious, friendly & relaxed with all the facilities that you need. We had a deluxe balcony room which included a fridge, TV and all that you would expect for ... Read more

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