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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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161 Thomson Spirit Cruise Reviews

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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
What should have been a wonderful cruise experience was spoiled for us by the Bad Vibrations on Thomson Spirit. It ... Read more
We booked this cruise as it was going from the Tyne again.we had been on this ship and done the same itinerary a few ... Read more
What a great time on board Thomson Spirit,The ship has improved having been on this ship 3 times,the food was great in ... Read more
We have just returned from our cruise on board the Thomson Spirit Land of the Vikings cruise from Newcastle and we have ... Read more
06/12
"Cities of the Baltic" cruise - 13 nights departing 29 May 2012 from Newcastle. OK, Thomson Spirit is nearly thirty ... Read more
Baltic Cruise to St Petersburgh Embark 10/05/12 Disembark 22/05/12 Arrived at Newcastle dock in own car, in the ... Read more
Baltic wonder Misschad
05/12
We have just returned from 12 days on the Thompson Spirit to the Baltic. We cannot praise the crew of the Spirit ... Read more
05/12
My wife and I were attracted to this Baltic cruise primarily because it sails from Newcastle so there would be no ... Read more
Flew on time from Birmingham Airport. We used the previous day check-in facility which worked a dream. There was no ... Read more
We 'escorted' the Spirit from Cyprus to Newcastle and had a lovely time in the bargain. Our cabin (543 on A Deck) was ... Read more
My wife and I went on the Pharaohs and Holy Land Cruise on the Thomson Spirit in April 2012 The Itinerary included ... Read more
04/12
We flew to Paphos airport on Cyprus from Bristol airport, the aircraft was a Boeing 757 and the seat pitch was very ... Read more
I wasn't too sure if she would like cruising but needn't have worried! We were in cabin 709 an outside cabin on deck ... Read more
A slice of humble pie Toni Turner
11/11
I am not sure how we first thought to book this cruise for our holiday, the why was simple our original holiday booked ... Read more
Very relaxing ! Neil Walker
11/11
I have travelled and holidayed in several places around the world but i have never had the urge to look back at the end ... Read more
10/11
We set sail from Corfu on a beautiful evening, having settled in to a great cabin on Thomson Spirit. For the next week ... Read more
We actually started our cruise in Corfu but the option wasn't there to choose. We flew from Manchester , easy check in, ... Read more
This was our second cruise following an Ocean Village trip round the Western Med a couple of years ago. We hadn't been ... Read more
Perils of the Aegean imacglasgow
09/11
Thought the destinations were good so booked in full knowledge of this being an older ship with no balconies. Thomson ... Read more

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