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Sundowners aplenty
Member Since 2016
1 review
3 helpful votes
Recommended by relatives who had previously sailed on Celebration; smaller ship and adult only appealed to us travelling in a party of six including two 81year olds. Mix up with our luggage on arrival at Dubrovnik, we had been told to ... Read more
The Fabulous Four
Member Since 2012
4 reviews
15 helpful votes
There were four of us in our party all 70+. We choose this cruise due to the fact that we had been on the Celebration several times before and also for the itinerary, (and the sun of course)!! We received a fantastic welcome from staff ... Read more
firsttimer@67
Member Since 2014
1 review
10 forum posts
11 helpful votes
Sailed June 2016
Have cruised with Thomson before (Baltic on Spirit) and found it to be excellent value for money. Ships may be a bit older but they are very comfortable and the cabins have all had plenty of room. Had an outside deluxe this time which ... Read more
d.cavaghan@sky.com
Member Since 2016
1 review
22 helpful votes
From airport to ship, everything went very smoothly,we embarked in Dubrovnik and as we had had a very early start we were delighted that our cabin was ready for us right away.Our steward Aldrin was lovely and so friendly as were all the ... Read more
Mojof12
Member Since 2016
2 reviews
22 helpful votes
This was our first cruise and we wanted to see places we had never been and enjoy a cruise experience, we were not disappointed the food was great as well a the entertainment, first class in every department. The staff on board were first ... Read more
Mojof12
Member Since 2016
2 reviews
13 helpful votes
Sailed June 2016
This was our first cruise, reading DFGstocktons ? review would put some people off, please ignore that review, Thomsons could not be blamed for the rain, and if all inclusive you still had 103 drinks to choose from. We thought everything ... Read more
Sceptictone
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 forum post
29 helpful votes
We decided to push the boat out (no pun intended) this year to take a two-week cruise on the Celebration to celebrate our Ruby Wedding, my wife's 60th birthday & my having cashed in part of one of my pensions & deciding against the ... Read more
BedfordFun
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
11 helpful votes
Sailed June 2016
This was our second cruise, but the first on this ship. On the positives, the ship was spotlessly clean and the staff were fantastic. The cabin crew and restaurant staff were really excellent, friendly and helpful. The food was ... Read more
NigelRC
Member Since 2016
1 review
46 helpful votes
Sailed June 2016
The main reason for choosing this cruise was the visit to Venice (and the added benefit of it being adult only). Everything happened exactly as planned - luggage handed over at Newcastle airport appeared outside the cabin within a couple ... Read more
chrisshep
Member Since 2016
1 review
25 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
This was our 2nd cruise but the first time on the Celebration. The ship itself is a bit old but is in relatively good order and is spotlessly clean throughout, our last cruise ship was the Island Escapes so this was much, much better. ... Read more
GFBstockton
Member Since 2016
1 review
23 helpful votes
This was our 6th cruise on the Celebration and will probably be our last. It was definitely our worst! On the day of embarkation the weather in Dubrovnik was heavy and constant rain which resulted in most passengers baggage being fairly ... Read more
50jaf
Member Since 2016
1 review
28 helpful votes
Sailed April 2016
We chose this cruise especially to sail on the Celebration to celebrate our wedding aniversary this was our 4th time on this ship which speaks for itself. We like the excellent friendly service,good food and traditional style of the ... Read more
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ANNEMCCORK73
Member Since 2016
1 review
25 helpful votes
Chose this 6 weeks before going seemed a very good offer and based on what we paid it was value for money. but would have felt differently if had paid original costs .This is our 4th time on this ship and it is not nearly as good as in the ... Read more
DiggersOldChap
Member Since 2016
1 review
21 helpful votes
The cruise title was "Transatlantic Quest" commencing Barbados and ending in Malaga in the Mediterranean. The first few days included calls to several Caribbean islands including St Lucia, Dominica, St Kitts, British Virgin ... Read more
Janmarg
Member Since 2016
1 review
5 helpful votes
We had a lovely week in Montego Bay in the Riu palace, would defiantly give that a 5 star rating. We were advised by Thomson rep to stay at hotel first as we would be disappointed with hotel after the cruise, this I might add was ... Read more
oilslicknick
Member Since 2016
1 review
13 helpful votes
Sailed March 2016
My wife and I booked this cruise with our local Thomson travel agent, we chose a Caribbean cruise as we have had lots of holidays in the med and canary islands and this cruise looked great, visiting 11 different islands in a part of the ... Read more
june.ashmore
Member Since 2016
1 review
18 helpful votes
Sailed March 2016
worst cruise we have been on the cabin was awful con didnt work was in bed 4days with a bad chest infection which i never had in my life the medical charges where so expensive good job i had insurance to cover didnt use gloves when ... Read more
davetrucker
Member Since 2007
12 reviews
192 forum posts
15 helpful votes
Our Dreamliner flight out from Manchester to Barbados was about 30 mins late taking off but was a good trip The crew looked after us well. On arrival at Barbados we left the plane and onto coaches to the port( no immigration or ... Read more
narwahale
Member Since 2016
1 review
19 helpful votes
We are a couple, we are first time cruisers travelling with a party of 10 friends some of whom had cruised before. We chose the Thomson Celebration because of the itinerary. It's a small ship visiting mostly smaller Caribean Islands some ... Read more
stevieshoe
Member Since 2016
1 review
55 helpful votes
Sailed February 2016
Ok, so we've been on a couple of cruises before (around the Aegean and Red Sea) and this was our 3rd time on the Celebration (have also been on the Majesty). We know what to expect on a Thomson cruise and we weren't disappointed. Some ... Read more
twinturbomike
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
48 helpful votes
This was our second cruise, both with Thomson, the first being on the Thomson Dream last February. I'll break my review down into the following sections so you don't have to read it all if you don't want to (it's long but hopefully ... Read more
williscris
Member Since 2016
1 review
14 helpful votes
We decided to try a cruise for the first time as we wanted to see more of the Caribbean, having loved Jamaica and Barbados when we had stayed there. I admit we were apprehensive, not about being at sea (I love the sea) but about being ... Read more
cmo127
Member Since 2016
1 review
13 helpful votes
At the end of this cruise the 3 first time cruisers in our family group were impressed with the whole thing. We would aĺl certainly use Thomsons again. Dreamliner flights were great- on time, good food and catered for food allergies ... Read more
ginntonix
Member Since 2014
3 reviews
9 helpful votes
This is our second time on the Celebration and our 7th Thomson Cruise - we chose this one for the great itinerary and were not disappointed. The ship is an old lady and is a little worn in some places although effort has been made to ... Read more
Saldev
Member Since 2016
1 review
7 helpful votes
JOURNEY: very easy to check in online few days before and then just drop off bags-and not see them again until we got on board the ship-this was great and took away all the stress of travelling -The dream liner is a fab plane and a very ... Read more

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