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4.5 Editor's Rating
The longest-serving member of Thomson's four-strong fleet, Thomson Spirit started life in 1983 as Holland America Line's Nieuw Amsterdam. In 2000 the vessel was taken over by the now defunct United State Lines ...
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194 Thomson Spirit Cruise Reviews

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I honestly do not see where the bad reviews are coming from. The staff were excellent all around the ship - Smiling ... Read more
My family which included my daughter & husband & three Grandchildren aged 3,12, & 16 boarded the Thomson ... Read more
Pleasantly Surprised willofspicey
8/15
So after reading all the negative reviews, this lead us to suspect that maybe we didn't make the right choice but I'm ... Read more
Amazing time! nel1994x
8/15
We went on the Thomson Spirit highlights of the black sea August 2015. Had a really good time. There was a wide ... Read more
Amazin hols JayneWills
8/15
Ignore any moaners..we got back this Monday 17th Aug...that's if there are any !!! we had an amazing time...I have ... Read more
9th cruise with Thomson and the first time on the spirit, we chose the cruise due to its itenary. Visited some nice ... Read more
We've been on over twenty five cruises and this one is our third with Thomson. We have been on Celebration ... Read more
Not cheap! Myjilani
6/15
Joined the Thomson Spirit in Marmaris. Flight and transfers went very well. Now that the Turks have computerised the ... Read more
The Eastern Encounters Cruise was attractive due to the interesting itinerary, Turkey, Beirut, Cyprus, Israel. ... Read more
6/15
This was my wife and I first cruise. My wife not having a good record on sailing, she can feel queasy crossing the ... Read more
Booked 6 week prior to holiday. Pre-booked cabin this took all day and cost £10 in telephone charges - just kept ... Read more
Never cruised before so don't have a comparison, having said that I would consider my self quite an objective person. ... Read more
We have cruised with a lot of cruise lines, 23 cruises in total, this cruise we went with anothetr couple, both cabins ... Read more
Cost cutters ! Jimmywayhay
5/15
Flew from Newcastle to Dalaman in Turkey ,no issues here apart from a one hour que at passport control at Dalaman. ... Read more
5/15
Ok, here goes, we have cruised with all the Big Boys, and it was with some trepidation that we booked this Thomson ... Read more
5/15
Our first Thomson spirit cruise, left Marmaris on 4th May for 2 week back to back cruise around eastern med including ... Read more
We have been on cruises with Tompsons for many years going back to our first cruise on the Topaz. When we first cruised ... Read more
5/15
I have just returned from a week cruise on the Thomson Spirit to the Eastern Med. We chose this cruise for the ports of ... Read more
This was our seventh cruise and the first with Thomson, it was the itinerary which appealed to us rather than the ship ... Read more
1st timers! tim1949
4/15
As someone who has travelled quite a bit I always dismissed cruising as for "old" people. However my good ... Read more
Day One I started with such high hopes; well not high but with expectations. We knew the Spirit was a small and old ... Read more
I am not going to drone on too much about the food, entertainment etc. Quite simply, the check in and flights from ... Read more
Slipping Standards? Shieldsduo
4/15
Just got back from another week on the Thomson Spirit – this being our 6th time over the years. Really love this ... Read more
4/15
This was our third cruise on the Spirit and our eighth with Thomson. Quite simply you get what it says on the ... Read more
Review of the Services And the ship over all is good. The ports of call were the most impressive qualities of the ... Read more

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