Chose this cruise for the experience and to visit places in southern WA not seen before.
After cruises on the QM2, was a bit concerned that I might not like this smaller vessel. Happy to say I liked it a lot. Seemed more a real naval ...
Dont expect Mega Liner inside, its clean and mostly comfortable in most areas, but Hans Bar could do with new more comfortable cushions on lounge chairs, there is no Casino on this ship only Deck Games pool and bars, there is a indoor ...
We had a great relaxing and enjoyable cruise, from Tilbury uk to Perth, Australia. The staff througout the ship; that we had direct service from, were exceptional, very curious and always served with a smile. The highlights and most ...
Itinary we want to go to st Helena and ascension we got to st Helena but not ascension
Due to rough seas for a tender .think in five years a tender has not got ashore .we felt the ships food was not as good as other ships we have been ...
We chose this cruise for its ports of call, destination and cost.
Embarkation could have been handled better. We seemed to spend a lot of time lining up and by the time we got on it was time for drill.
Astor is an older and smaller ...
Did an overnight 'port party' on the Astor before she headed back to the UK. Boarding was a bit of a joke. Stood around waiting for a long time with nothing happening until a couple of minutes after boarding was supposed to start. Then ...
This was a spur of the moment cruise for us (our 3rd cruise over 40 years). Convenient because it sailed from Fremantle and returned there, and 6 nights was enough time away during summer & the risk of bushfires. Our friends were ...
We chose Astor for convenience as we could embark and disembark in Fremantle, which is close to home. We are happy to travel mid ship, in an inside cabin, and our 13 square metre cabin surprised us with its excellent design and ample ...
On-board Management makes good money by promoting packages. Value for money is poor. Especially staff are not friendly & does awkward drinks.
Cabins sometimes smells likes a fish. Entertainment is always the same excellent.
This was our first cruise and we loved it
Very clean room and common areas constantly being cleaned
This was a short cruise but a great introduction whilst the Astor is small compared to others I see why many love her it's not ...
As first-time cruisers we weren't sure what to expect, or how a small ship like Astor compares with a 4,000 passenger monster. We were attracted by the bargain rate of $900 for two people for five nights. If the cruise had cost two or ...
Having cruised several times in the past and liking the atmosphere of smaller vessels we chose Astor for this cruise to Esperence and Albany. Being an elderly lady of the seas "Astor" despite a recent refurbishment still appears ...
This was our fourth cruise on Astor in three years. We have always enjoyed the trips, but each time seems even better than the last. What I can say is:
- Life is never perfect, so a big part of really enjoying your cruise is to ...
This was our first cruise on the Astor, but our second cruise in three years. Our first cruise was on RCL Voyager of the Seas, so absolutely cannot compare these two vessels.
The Astor is an old girl, as reflected in the decor and ...
We were quite impressed by Astor. For a small ship it punches above its weight. It is very well appointed and is really quite spacious. When it became apparent the Trivia sessions were so popular the venue was quickly changed to ...
19 December to 30 December 2015
Fremantle – Bali – Fremantle
Christmas in Bali Cruise
Our family group of 8 (our ages 7, 11, 19, 41, 44, 64, 70 and 77) have travelled together for many years… This is ...
Just back from the Christmas in Bali cruise on the MS Astor. This was our first cruise and we took a bit of a risk as we weren't sure cruising is really for us, but very glad we gave it a go. All I needed out of it an extended period of ...
About the cruise from Fremantle to Esperance and return
Departing From: Fremantle On: Mon 14 Dec 15 Returning On: Sat 19 Dec 15
Nowhere on the web site nor did the travel agent say that the power plugs where ...
Hi , just a quick review , my partner and i have been on many cruise mainly all bigger ships , but due to needing a quick and cheap holiday we settled on the astor ..
To start of with i will mention the food .. food was great for a ...
Cabins were locked by old fashioned keys, as were the safes. The inside cabin we had (519) was very small, but it was clean. The single beds were bunk bed size and we were only able to fit a small suitcase underneath. The big suitcase ...
12/15 3 day cruise Fremantle to Fremantle
Check-in at Fremantle Passenger Terminal was the first contact with the ship’s crew, very professional and friendly. Fremantle terminal is basic and dated! Oops, if you have trouble ...
We lowered our expectations of this cruise compared to the likes of HAL and RCI but in many aspects we felt it was even better. Boarding was easy at Tilbury after taking the train from London then the free connecting bus. On board we ...
Tilbury was our port of embarkation in October 2015 enroute to FremantleWA. Also, we were passengers on the Fremantle - Harwich voyage in April 2014 and it was a marvellous experience.
Don't misunderstand, we enjoyed our time aboard ...
We sailed on the Astor from London to Auckland, New Zealand.
The voyage was wonderful and the ship and crew exceeded our expectations .
Boarding at Tilbury was average , but with only 505 guests it did not take lone really.
This was our first cruise, so we were not sure what to expect. The check-in procedure was smooth and once we were on board the staff were waiting to show us to our cabin, with our suitcases not far behind. Throughout the whole voyage the ...
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