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Cruise Critic's Review 4.5 out of 5+ star 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 ... read more

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Thomson Spirit Cruise Reviews: 145

Cruise Region Date Member Rating
Norwegian Fjords by Joe Pen

As Thompson aren't doing this trip anymore we booked at the last minute. I'm heading towards 50 ... continue

Baltic & Northern Europe 08/14 3.0 out of 5+
Nowegian Fjords and Glaciers Trip by Tina Bell

I sailed on the Thompson Spirit 27/7- 3/8 on the Norwegian Fjords and Glaciers trip. This was my ... continue

Baltic & Northern Europe 08/14 5+ out of 5+
Shake Rattle and Roll by PennineDave

Embarkation was straightforward and reasonably quick. We picked up our cases in the corridor on ... continue

Baltic & Northern Europe 08/14 3.0 out of 5+
An Arctic Affair by tiernsee

It was my son who decided where we would go on holiday. In 2013 we had gone to Tenerife, he was ... continue

Baltic & Northern Europe 08/14 4.0 out of 5+
Fabulous Arctic Affair by Bilje

Well we've been back barely a week and the magic hasn't worn off. One of the best holiday ... continue

Baltic & Northern Europe 08/14 5+ out of 5+
Fjordland Splendour was splendid! by fairygran

We've just returned from the Fjord-land Splendour aboard the Thomson Spirit and had a good time. ... continue

Europe River 07/14 4.0 out of 5+
Very good, in parts by anddbed

Second cruise with the Thomson line.

The cruise was a mixed bag of excellence to very ... continue

Baltic & Northern Europe 07/14 3.0 out of 5+

Arrived at Newcastle which was a very pleasant embarkation unlike airports. It had been 8 years ... continue

Baltic & Northern Europe 06/14 4.0 out of 5+
Not of the usual standard by Dtw278

Finally the date arrived 27th May 2014 to go on a long awaited Baltic cruise on Thomson Spirit ... continue

Baltic & Northern Europe 06/14 4.0 out of 5+
An excellent cruise by ettrickbay

This was our third time on the Spirit leaving from our home base Newcastle on Tyne. First of all ... continue

Baltic & Northern Europe 06/14 5+ out of 5+
Icelandic Encounter by lyndatimberlake1

Just got back from our cruise to Iceland/Scotland and Ireland. Had a brilliant time, The Spirit ... continue

Baltic & Northern Europe 05/14 5+ out of 5+
Never again! by olivanova

Delights of the Promised Land and Aegean Discovery 9-23April 2014

The entire experience ... continue

Eastern Mediterranean 07/14 1.0 out of 5+
Not for a Celebration by Ellie2green

Went on this Boat 2/04/2014 -9/04/2014 The Ship is Clean and Tidy BUT Very Tatty... Cabin still ... continue

Eastern Mediterranean 05/14 2.0 out of 5+
Cyprus to Isreal by Ellie2green

This was our first Cruise which we found very disappointing..... although Clean and tidy with ... continue

Eastern Mediterranean 05/14 2.0 out of 5+
Cruise and stay...Wish we had stayed at the hotel by Anne Daniels

We have been on a number of cruises previously, the latter on the Thomson Majesty and have ... continue

Europe - Greek Isles 05/14 2.0 out of 5+
Good value cruise, helped by great weather by harleydee

Just returned from a 2 week cruise and stay holiday to the Aegean,

;cruise was good ... continue

Europe - Greek Isles 05/14 5.0 out of 5+
Excellent value for money by kathryn73uk

This was my first cruise and it exceeded my expectations. The journey from Manchester to Cyprus ... continue

Eastern Mediterranean 04/14 4.0 out of 5+
Promised Land Cruise by linedanceangel

Never been on a sea cruise before, but wanted to go to Jerusalem and this cruise sailed from ... continue

Eastern Mediterranean 04/14 3.0 out of 5+
Tired ship by Jackie(55)

Went on a weeks cruise pre-Christmas round the Canaries and sorry to say this ship is old and ... continue

Canary Islands 01/14 3.0 out of 5+
Excellent cruise by viviento

Flew from Cardiff to Tenerife.Coach to port where everything was explained to use about boarding ... continue

Canary Islands 12/13 5.0 out of 5+
A welcome return by thespeedman

As an experienced cruiser I took my partner for her first cruise on the Thomson Spirit in early ... continue

Canary Islands 12/13 5.0 out of 5+
A good experience by portway

Although this was our 2nd time on a Thomson Cruise- the previous one over 20 years ago- we were ... continue

Canary Islands 11/13 4.0 out of 5+
Mediterranean Odessey by Jon Ben

What a fantastic cruise. I cannot praise the Thomson Spirit and its crew highly enough. My wife ... continue

Mediterranean 01/14 5.0 out of 5+
Mediterranean Odyssey on the Spirit - Disappointing by emousley

Previously sailed with Thomson on the celebration in February 2013 (Red Sea) and loved it so ... continue

Mediterranean 12/13 2.0 out of 5+
Would go again. by shazzy692002

Cyprus-antalya-marmaris-crete-at sea-israel-israel-Cyprus

This is my 2nd thomson cruise, ... continue

Middle East 12/13 5+ out of 5+
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