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Cruise Critic's Review 3.5 out of 5+ star rating
What Marco Polo lacks in size, youth and modern fittings, it more than makes up for in intimacy, style and old-world charm.

The ship is a solidly built workhorse, well-suited to its ... read more
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Marco Polo Cruise Reviews: 191

Cruise Region Date Member Rating
Pleasantly surprised by Jayneship

Having read the scathing reviews of previous passengers I was a little wary of what to find on ... continue

Blank 04/14 5+ out of 5+
In Search Of The Northern Lights by Bittlenutuk

Well we were a party of 4 and boarded the ship with some trepidation considering previous ... continue

Baltic & Northern Europe 03/14 5+ out of 5+
Land of the Northern Lights by sekrapdjp

This 15-day cruise (commencing March 16th 2014) was made with the hope of seeing the Northern ... continue

Blank 03/14 3.0 out of 5+
Yes we will book another cruise next year on The Marco Polo by Iron

This was my 2nd trip on the Marco Polo, and my husband's 1st. We were disappointed not to see ... continue

Baltic & Northern Europe 03/14 5.0 out of 5+
Poor Value by Yakamoto

We booked this Land of the Northern Lights Cruise in Nov 2013 through Holidays Please. The first ... continue

Cruise to Nowhere 03/14 1.0 out of 5+
Desperately needs tweaking. by kedge39

Just back from a failed mission to see the Northern Lights.

This was our first time on ... continue

Baltic & Northern Europe 03/14 3.0 out of 5+
Marco Polo - will it suit you or not? by Youngish cruiser

The question I've posed in the title is not an easy one to answer. It all depends on what you ... continue

Baltic & Northern Europe 03/14 4.0 out of 5+
Would have not missed it for the world by parkerpens

It was a last minute booking with Cruise Maritime on the Marco Polo out of Tilbury, London ,UK. ... continue

Baltic & Northern Europe 03/14 3.0 out of 5+
Cruise and Maritime - Nightmare Don't do it !!! by pslack86

Having read a few forums and a few reviews about Cruise and maritime and the Marco Polo ship, I ... continue

Baltic & Northern Europe 03/14 1.0 out of 5+
What a shame by Isleofskye1

Firstly the good points as they are few and far between.

We saw the northern lights in ... continue

Baltic & Northern Europe 02/14 1.0 out of 5+
northen lights by muggers

we have cruised on marco polo a couple of years ago,the cruise standard was very good,this time ... continue

Baltic & Northern Europe 02/14 1.0 out of 5+
Amazon,Caribbean and Azores 2014 by nain and taid

Having read the glowing reviews on Marco Polo's Amazon 6 week cruise, I thought I should redress ... continue

Blank 01/14 1.0 out of 5+
An eventful journey to say the least ! by DaveinWhales

This was our first cruise and many commented that we had certainly jumped in at the deep end, ... continue

Transatlantic 01/14 5+ out of 5+
A wonderful time, in spite of the tragic ending by MegB

We were first time cruisers seduced by the thought of escaping the English winter and the ... continue

South America & Antarctica 01/14 4.0 out of 5+
Pleasantly surprised by Corbiehill

Had I read the reviews on the Marco Polo before booking I probably would not have gone ahead. ... continue

Transatlantic 01/14 5.0 out of 5+
Dreaded Marco Polo by 99cs

This is the complaint I raised on the Marco Polo the ship which suffered a loss of life when the ... continue

Blank 01/14 1.0 out of 5+
A great experience by blue hurworth

Reading the negative reviews of the ship it would be easy to conclude the Marco Polo is one to ... continue

Transatlantic 01/14 5.0 out of 5+
Fantastic cruise with a very sad end by hcallow

This was our first cruise and I researched it well during the 12 months before we set ... continue

Transatlantic 01/14 5+ out of 5+
Pleasantly Surprised by our First Cruise by Sherbidashus

We'd always assumed cruising was not for us. We feared cheesy entertainment, rigorous dress ... continue

Europe River 12/13 4.0 out of 5+
The Cruise of Horrors by Beryl1234

A 15 night Christmas and New Year cruise to Maderia on board the Marco Polo interested us: ... continue

Canary Islands 12/13 1.0 out of 5+
experience of a lifetime (never to be repeated) by pugwash 13

our first ever cruise .. for a retirement treat and covering both Christmas and New Year heading ... continue

Canary Islands 12/13 2.0 out of 5+
Cruise P403 - The Cruise to Hell and Back by bazin74logn

This was advertised as a Christmas and New Year Cruise aboard the Marco Polo. We booked this ... continue

Canary Islands 12/13 Not Rated
First & Last Cruise by boblint

This cruise left Tilbury knowing that gales were forcast in the English Channel and The Bay of ... continue

Canary Islands 12/13 1.0 out of 5+
Dreadful Christmas and New Year Cruise by eugenie1

Horrendous, Horrendous, Horrendous. The Captain should never have taken the ship out of Tilbury. ... continue

Canary Islands 12/13 1.0 out of 5+
Horrendous first cruise by Music Moll

We were really looking forward to our first cruise with friends who had done loads of cruises. ... continue

Canary Islands 12/13 1.0 out of 5+
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