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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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187 Thomson Spirit Cruise Reviews

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Fjordland Wonder trendytraveller10
8/13
We chose Thomson because some of our friends have cruised with them and we were told they were good for first time ... Read more
Yes, we loved it! Mostly down to the fabulous Entertainment team on board the Thomson spirit, I advise you all to book ... Read more
This was our first cruise, Thomson's being recommended to us. Because we live quite close to Harwich International we ... Read more
7/13
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
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6/13
Departed North Shields on 22 June for a 7 days cruise to Fjords & Glaciers on the Thomson Spirit. One of the ... Read more
Having cruised with Thomson before on two occasions albeit many years ago on the Emerald, we have since cruised with ... Read more
6/13
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
6/13
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
6/13
EmbarkcationArrives at Newcastle after a 31/2 hour drive this was extremely easy and quick no hanging about and we were ... Read more
First Time Cruisers Geezabrekannat
5/13
We chose this ship following the reviews as this was our first cruise (the wife does not really like sailing but ... Read more
5/13
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
5/13
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
Great Cruise Noodlesoup
4/13
Embarkation at Limassol, Cyprus was late but hassle free. Compulsory muster at 9.30pm - just managed to finish Dinner ... Read more
3/13
Embarkation was surprising swift but maybe that was because we were late afternoon boarders.We were also impressed that ... Read more
3/13
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
10/12
As this was my first Cruise holiday, I went in expecting 100% all the glamor, silver service, glitter and gold. As I ... Read more
This is my first post on your forum, so hopefully it's interesting enough for all of you that have already experienced ... Read more
Norwegian delight Darceysgran
8/12
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
8/12
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
8/12
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

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