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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 sailed on the Thompson Spirit 27/7- 3/8 on the Norwegian Fjords and Glaciers trip. This was my first cruise, and I ... Read more
Shake Rattle and Roll PennineDave
7/14
Embarkation was straightforward and reasonably quick. We picked up our cases in the corridor on deck 6 as we went to ... Read more
An Arctic Affair tiernsee
7/14
It was my son who decided where we would go on holiday. In 2013 we had gone to Tenerife, he was bored, it was too hot ... Read more
Well we've been back barely a week and the magic hasn't worn off. One of the best holiday experiences I've ever had. ... Read more
We've just returned from the Fjord-land Splendour aboard the Thomson Spirit and had a good time. The weather was ... Read more
6/14
Second cruise with the Thomson line. The cruise was a mixed bag of excellence to very poor. The Thomson Spirit is an ... Read more
BALTIC CRUISE weesyl
5/14
Arrived at Newcastle which was a very pleasant embarkation unlike airports. It had been 8 years since my husband and I ... Read more
Finally the date arrived 27th May 2014 to go on a long awaited Baltic cruise on Thomson Spirit from Newcastle. ... Read more
An excellent cruise ettrickbay
5/14
This was our third time on the Spirit leaving from our home base Newcastle on Tyne. First of all I was delighted by the ... Read more
Icelandic Encounter lyndatimberlake1
5/14
Just got back from our cruise to Iceland/Scotland and Ireland. Had a brilliant time, The Spirit is an old boat but she ... Read more
Never again! olivanova
4/14
Delights of the Promised Land and Aegean Discovery 9-23April 2014 The entire experience from flights to cruise was ... Read more
Cyprus to Isreal Ellie2green
4/14
This was our first Cruise which we found very disappointing..... although Clean and tidy with most of the staff being ... Read more
Not for a Celebration Ellie2green
4/14
Went on this Boat 2/04/2014 -9/04/2014 The Ship is Clean and Tidy BUT Very Tatty... Cabin still same as above except we ... Read more
We have been on a number of cruises previously, the latter on the Thomson Majesty and have always enjoyed our cruising ... Read more
Just returned from a 2 week cruise and stay holiday to the Aegean, ;cruise was good value,couldn't resist the ... Read more
4/14
This was my first cruise and it exceeded my expectations. The journey from Manchester to Cyprus was longer than ... Read more
Promised Land Cruise linedanceangel
4/14
Never been on a sea cruise before, but wanted to go to Jerusalem and this cruise sailed from Cyprus so I didn't have to ... Read more
Tired ship Jackie(55)
12/13
Went on a weeks cruise pre-Christmas round the Canaries and sorry to say this ship is old and outdated it needs taking ... Read more
Excellent cruise viviento
12/13
Flew from Cardiff to Tenerife.Coach to port where everything was explained to use about boarding ship as this was our ... Read more
A welcome return thespeedman
12/13
As an experienced cruiser I took my partner for her first cruise on the Thomson Spirit in early December. I had been on ... Read more
12/13
Although this was our 2nd time on a Thomson Cruise- the previous one over 20 years ago- we were pleasantly surprised ... Read more
10/13
What a fantastic cruise. I cannot praise the Thomson Spirit and its crew highly enough. My wife and I love this ship ... Read more
Would go again. shazzy692002
10/13
Cyprus-antalya-marmaris-crete-at sea-israel-israel-Cyprus This is my 2nd thomson cruise, the 1st being in 2006 which ... Read more
Previously sailed with Thomson on the celebration in February 2013 (Red Sea) and loved it so much we booked this ... Read more
I don't normally write reviews but enjoyed this cruise so much that felt I really wanted to this time. We embarked at ... Read more

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