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Editor's note: Thomson Dream underwent another refurbishment in November 2014, and was fitted with the following new features: a new sunbathing area; and Asian-themed a la carte restaurant Kora La, ...
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705 Thomson Dream Cruise Reviews

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Freddy Roberts
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed August 2015
Myself and my partner just spent a week on the Mediterranean Secrets Cruise. 99 % of Staff were welcoming and friendly, which made a lasting impression. The food and staff in the main sit down restaurant where great, we enjoyed every ... Read more
Ellemagee
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
We could not have asked for a better week on the Thomson Dream. If you're looking for good value for money and excellent service the Thomson Dream has it all! My boyfriend and I are a fairly young couple in our 20's and weren't sure ... Read more
Trevort
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Thomson flight 35 minutes late going, almost an hour on the return. After waiting in a queue for over an hour someone is waiting to take your picture. First morning at sea, toilet stopped working(soon mended). Second day first port of call ... Read more
chrisfto
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
I must admit I thought cruises were for the "older" person so was a little apprehensive about being in the minority. I needn't have worried as the age range was incredible, it really is a holiday for anyone from 0 to 100 years ... Read more
ibz@sea
Member Since 2014
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed July 2015
Very impressed with the Thomson Organisation from beginning to end. Taking into account the amount of passengers that had to check in at the Port it was so well done, as we made out way from one person to the other filling in various ... Read more
rikidooos
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
The Airport and arrival. - First class Walking on board- Oh dear, The ship looks like it needs a makeover. Suspended ceilings with rust. Interior fittings in need of a big update to bring the ship into the modern age. The cabins were ... Read more
Ewen Miller
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
The ship is a bit tired in places, but was very clean. The cabins were kept exceptionally clean, cleaned twice daily, and were quite comfortable and had ensuite showers and a bath. They were a bit tired though, and 9017 did not have a ... Read more
valbritish074
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed July 2015
Returned from a weeks cruise on this ship. Second time on the dream. Staff very helpful and polite. Food was excellent with very good service in the main restaurant. The entertainment crew, although worked very hard - the shows put on by ... Read more
campolady
Member Since 2011
2 reviews
1,457 forum post
3 helpful votes
Sorry if this is a bit long winded!!! FOOD - Good on the whole. Apart from two lunchtimes when it was closed, we always ate in the Orion restaurant. Breakfast options were reduced but standard fine - Porridge got the thumbs up from ... Read more
mazip56
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
food was absolutely lovely, I was not impressed by the lack of seating there was a entertainment area called waters edge and this was not used most nights there was plenty of seating in there but no service at the bar nor any music it was ... Read more
SallyA
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed June 2015
We have just returned from a weeks cruise, visiting France, Italy and Spain. The cruise was great, interesting ports of call and cannot praise the staff highly enough, they are fantastic, nothing is too much trouble. We had originally ... Read more
setra108
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed June 2015
This was our first ever cruise a bit worried at first, but turned into a very good holiday. Thomson dream was very well run, all staff pleasent and friendly, and knowledgeable, the only downside was the flights to and from Manchester ... Read more
Moomeh1968
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
First time cruisers very wary about what to expect. Transfers fast and straightforward made easier by color coding suitcases. Warm welcome onboard ship and taken instantly to our cabin. Very happy with cabin. We found the beds seriously ... Read more
Lozzle94
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Arrived back from this cruise on Saturday. There was eight of us altogether and overall it was good. The staff who worked on the bars and restaurants were amazing and couldn't do enough for you. The same can't be said for the others. One ... Read more
aegean456
Member Since 2014
2 reviews
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed May 2015
Although we were on the Thomson Dream for two weeks I will only review the second week when the ship visited new ports. The tour was titled 'Mediterranean Secrets' and I will mainly review the ports visited. This was the second year ... Read more
cruiser9320
Member Since 2014
2 reviews
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
My parents and I recently came home from a 14 night back to back cruise on the Thomson dream, we have cruised twice before on the Thomson Majesty and found this ship to be much better - we had a fabulous holiday. Arrival at Palma ... Read more
shipsteve
Member Since 2015
1 review
4 forum posts
0 helpful votes
We went on the Thomson Dream with 8 from our family, 4 generations, this was our 5th thomson cruise . Several Thomsons planes landed at Palma Airport in a short space of time, it was like being at a football match with the crowd, very ... Read more
Sally V Lamb
Member Since 2011
2 reviews
26 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Just back yesterday from a week on the Dream. Have been twice before and thought I would share comments as 2 years since last on this ship. General. Thought it looked good and some money has been spent on refurbishment. Public ... Read more
magschris
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Went on the cruise from Palma to the Western Med from 16 to 22 May 2015, as it was our first cruise we had worries etc, but everything was 100%, Food was out of this world, Entertainment was excellent, Outside Cabin was beyond expectations ... Read more
SailorRich
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
We were first time cruisers and were not sure if we would like it .We had only been on one package holiday years ago and weren't that impressed. However It was Brilliant on the Dream! We enjoyed every aspect of it from our lovely spacious ... Read more
Pensioncruiser
Member Since 2015
1 review
785 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed May 2015
The early morning flight from Birmingham was uneventful, only down side was that we like to start our holiday's off with a visit to the No1 Lounge and found, on this occasion, that standards had dropped. After the normal hour wait for ... Read more
WOODY46
Member Since 2012
1 review
8 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed May 2015
Ship ok Cabin was alright Entertainment was very good We went on 4 trips but the Sardinia Old time train to Gallura was boring all we saw was bushes and rocks and when we got off to walk round the town the shops were closed and very over ... Read more
Ann North lanarkshire
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed May 2015
This was our first cruise. Had read some of the reviews of the Thomson Dream and they seemed to differ between good and bad, so had an open mind. I was pleasantly surprised the cabin 5167 was spotless and bigger than I imagined. Yes ... Read more
RSS166
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
We have just returned on 16th May 2015 from a cruise on the Dream. We have traveled on the Dream twice before and the ethos and standards have fallen well below that which we experienced some 6 months previously - before the refurbishment ... Read more
THOM25SON
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Wasn't too sure about cruising a bit apprehensive - how wrong you can be. A great experience. The first sighting from the harbour road of the dream was a delight. The boarding was quick and efficient. By the time we arrived at our cabin ... Read more

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