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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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Departure Dates:
2014
OCT
22
WED

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155 Thomson Spirit Cruise Reviews

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07/13
First off we were a group of 2 adults, aged 24 and 34 and a child of 12. We chose the thomson spirit mainly because of ... Read more
07/13
Family of four (2 adults & 2 teenagers) first cruise ever which we chose for the itinerary which was fabulous. ... Read more
Good points, great itinerary, fantastic staff, good entertainment and lectures, good storage space in cabin. Bad ... Read more
07/13
My wife and I, plus two friends have had a wonderful cruise on the Thomson Spirit. We sailed out of Newcastle on the ... Read more
We booked our 13 night cruise in a Thomson store after considering several cruise companies offering Baltic ... Read more
06/13
EmbarkcationArrives at Newcastle after a 31/2 hour drive this was extremely easy and quick no hanging about and we were ... Read more
06/13
After enjoying a great cruise on Thomson Spirit last year to the Baltic, my wife and I were attracted to this cruise to ... Read more
06/13
Embarkation:Very easy, arrived at 11.30am and was on the ship by 12.10pm.Cabin:Inside on deck 2, L shape beds, 6 large ... Read more
This is my first post on your forum, so hopefully it's interesting enough for all of you that have already experienced ... Read more
Great Cruise Noodlesoup
04/13
Embarkation at Limassol, Cyprus was late but hassle free. Compulsory muster at 9.30pm - just managed to finish Dinner ... Read more
03/13
Embarkation was surprising swift but maybe that was because we were late afternoon boarders.We were also impressed that ... Read more
03/13
Our family came back last week from the Pharaohs and Promised Land cruise on Thomsons Spirit. My husband and I are in ... Read more
I am so disapointed with Thompson's this is our third Thompson cruise and last with them, they are penny pinching on ... Read more
I was a bit worried about going on the Thomson spirit after reading some reviews about how old and tired the ship was. ... Read more
Felt like home MartynAtSea2012
11/12
As this was my first Cruise holiday, I went in expecting 100% all the glamor, silver service, glitter and gold. As I ... Read more
Norwegian delight Darceysgran
10/12
Sitting at home reflecting on a wonderful last minute late summer cruise to the Norwegian Fjords on board Thomson ... Read more
We have just returned from a Fjords 6 night cruise with the Spirit, having cruised with Ocean Village, NCL and Princess ... Read more
Baltic cruise warfran
09/12
We set off from merseyside at 5 o'clock on the Tuesday morning arriving at 1.o'clock at harwich to meet our ship the ... Read more
08/12
Going from Harwich was a delight only 75 minutes from home,no airport to deal with,especially as my Wife has to use a ... Read more
08/12
After a smooth and quick embarkation and lifeboat drill we were informed by the captain that we would unfortunately ... Read more
Northern Exposure Akula III
08/12
For a first time cruiser the Thomson Spirit was a nice introduction to small ship cruising. Although not at all fancy ... Read more
08/12
Been back Three weeks, from our three week holiday in the Baltic and the Norwegian Fjords. Had a fantastic time, this ... Read more
08/12
A really brilliant holiday. Any quibbles are minor, and I must again highlight the outstanding levels of service, in ... Read more
Fire and Ice Welshgirl1962
08/12
Sailing from Newcastle meant that I left home at 12.30 as we were in our cabin by 12.50. The process of registering ... Read more
07/12
This was our second cruise with Thomson - both on the Spirit. Having read many reviews and comments about Thomson I ... Read more

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