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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
Thomson Spirit Pharoahs and Holy Land Cruise by Paul Grafton
Outstanding Cruise, excellent entertainment, first class service and fantastic itinerary ... continue
Eastern Mediterranean 04/12 5.0 out of 5+
Pharoahs and the Promised Land - a great cruise by Imajica
This was my daughters first cruise with me and was a last minute decision for her to come due to a ... continue
Africa 04/12 5+ out of 5+
Pharohs and Promised Lands by walter anchor
We flew to Paphos airport on Cyprus from Bristol airport, the aircraft was a Boeing 757 and the ... continue
Africa 04/12 5.0 out of 5+
A slice of humble pie by Toni Turner
I am not sure how we first thought to book this cruise for our holiday, the why was simple our ... continue
Eastern Mediterranean 11/11 5+ out of 5+
Very relaxing ! by Neil Walker
I have travelled and holidayed in several places around the world but i have never had the urge to ... continue
Western Mediterranean 11/11 4.0 out of 5+
Absolutely loved it! Well done Thomsons. by Gil Davies
Our first cruise but definately not our last. ... continue
Eastern Mediterranean 10/11 5+ out of 5+
Spirits lifted by Thomson Spirit by Big Chik
A late-booked Eastern Med cruise on an older ship exceeded expectations in quality and service. ... continue
Eastern Mediterranean 09/11 4.0 out of 5+
Perils of the Aegean by imacglasgow
Thomson Spirit Pearls of the Aegean 7 day cruise from Corfu - September 2011 ... continue
Eastern Mediterranean 09/11 4.0 out of 5+
Everything perfect - BUT by A.Bishop
The less than perfect end to an otherwise perfect cruise ... continue
Eastern Mediterranean 10/11 3.0 out of 5+
Fabulous adriatic cruise in a noisy old ship! by salsagal
The ports of call are tremendous this being the main reason that we booked Thomson's. ... continue
Eastern Mediterranean 09/11 3.0 out of 5+
Exceded our expectations' by john catelani
Having read some poor reviews we we concrned, but needn't have worried ... continue
Eastern Mediterranean 09/11 5+ out of 5+
Amazing Adriatic by Dean
Great ports of call and fantastic sailing ... continue
Eastern Mediterranean 09/11 5.0 out of 5+
Our Thomson Spirit Cruise by parthia
A back to back Eastern Med Cruise ... continue
Eastern Mediterranean 09/11 5.0 out of 5+
In High Spirits Following This Cruise by thomsonfirsttimer
I echo some of the previous positive reviews. This is our 5th cruise and yes it's not luxury but ... continue
Eastern Mediterranean 08/11 4.0 out of 5+
Thank You Thomson. by bds1958
Thomson Spirit:- Pearls Of The Aegean:- 19th - 26th August 2011

We sailed from ... continue

Eastern Mediterranean 08/11 4.0 out of 5+
A bad end to average cruise by kennythejoiner
I will start at the end rather than the beginning ... continue
Eastern Mediterranean 08/11 4.0 out of 5+
Adriatic Explorer on the Thomson Spirit by delapsthrowingarm
I write this review in an attempt to put some perspective on the more negative reviews that have ... continue
Eastern Mediterranean 08/11 5.0 out of 5+
The other half by Michael J. Morley
This was a second cruise to visit the other half of the cruise taken the previous year ... continue
Eastern Mediterranean 08/11 5.0 out of 5+
A friendly and relaxing 'spirit' by jean stephenson
Just returned from 7 days on the 'adriatic explorer' which is a true reflection of how we found it ... continue
Eastern Mediterranean 08/11 5+ out of 5+
Pearls of the Aegean by shipahoy
We sailed on the Thompson Spirit from the 5th till the 12th of August, starting in Corfu going ... continue
Eastern Mediterranean 08/11 2.0 out of 5+
The Thomson Spirit surpassed our expectations by Wendy Dixon
This was our first cruise and we were more than happy with the crew and everything on the ship ... continue
Eastern Mediterranean 08/11 5+ out of 5+
Never again! by BRIAN J HEDLEY
After being on the Destiny this ship was a big let down ... continue
Western Mediterranean 08/11 2.0 out of 5+
Into the Spirit by Christine Rigby
Having been on the Thompson Spirit before - when the ash cloud hit and after receiving outstanding ... continue
Eastern Mediterranean 08/11 5.0 out of 5+
Thomsons excellant cruise by cccuzman
Our two week Thomson cruise was so good it prompted me to enter my first ever cruise review. Read ... continue
Eastern Mediterranean 07/11 5.0 out of 5+
we TRAVELLED FROM Manchester TO Corfu AND BOARDED THERE. This was our first time and so was full of ... continue
Canary Islands 07/11 5+ out of 5+
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