Silversea Silver Cloud Cruise Reviews

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scotslass999
Member Since 2012
2 reviews
22 forum posts
6 helpful votes
Sailed September 2016
We have sailed with Celebrity, Regent, Azamara, Seabourn and Silversea. Having sailed with Silversea for the first time earlier in the year (on the Whisper), and thoroughly enjoyed it, we thought we would introduce friends to the company ... Read more
11bern
Member Since 2016
1 review
6 helpful votes
This was our 4th cruise with this line. As soon as we embarked, (which went smoothly), we learned that this was the last cruise of the Silver Cloud before it went into drydock. A portend of things to come. Our butler tried hard, but was ... Read more
TheCruiseGuru
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 helpful vote
The ship is in a very poor condition and needs to be repaired very soon. Rusty everywhere, ceiling falling down. Not sure why they call their staterooms suites. Is it for the "butler" service that they offer? I would ... Read more
JLA2016
Member Since 2016
1 review
33 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
Do not even consider a Silversea cruise. It is a totally regrettable experience not to mention the added pain of the exorbitant cost. The representations in Silversea's literature and website couldn't be further from the reality. We ... Read more
Auwaiku
Member Since 2016
1 review
7 helpful votes
Despite some "uneven" reviews, our travel agent assured us that Silversea would deliver the kind of luxury experience that we were looking for on this trip. She was right, the other reviewers were wrong. The ship - and ... Read more
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rblank9990
Member Since 2016
1 review
7 helpful votes
Having been a Crystal Serenity devotee for four years, we chose the Silversea Silver Cloud since the Serenity was sailing the NW passage. Didn't want to do that. Silver Cloud priced about the same as the Serenity, so figured the ... Read more
MPBIV
Member Since 2016
1 review
9 helpful votes
I'll be honest, I guess I'm not sure where the negative reviews stem from; I had a great time on this ship. First, let me say I'm not an experienced cruiser, but I am a seasoned traveler. That being said, I tend to enjoy the finer things ... Read more
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yardboy.rh@gmail.com
Member Since 2016
1 review
7 helpful votes
I was nervous boarding as I had read a recent review that stated the ship was tired and in need of a overhaul. I disagree. The ship is an older one but had charm. Our cabin was well appointed and clean and there was nothing to want for. ... Read more
Perhedegaard
Member Since 2014
3 reviews
18 helpful votes
Silversea apparently had difficulties selling this cruise - the boat wasn't full. With our various discounts it came out at $ 400 total per night for my wife and I. But it wasn't worth even the discounted price. The ship is from 1995 ... Read more
zak477
Member Since 2012
19 reviews
17 helpful votes
This is our 42 cruise and our first with Silver Seas. Although we have experienced all types of ships, we love smaller ships and over the years we have heard so much about this privately owned company. Sadly we picked a 7 day cruise with ... Read more
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AnneJohn
Member Since 2016
1 review
13 helpful votes
We booked this cruise as part of a package including a pre-cruise stay in Cape Town , which we very much enjoyed, followed by a 4 night safari at Shamwari, which was amazing, and would recommend to anyone visiting this area. We have ... Read more
digby40
Member Since 2016
1 review
10 helpful votes
Sailed February 2016
Our first trip to South Africa began with a couple of days in the lovely Cape Town before boarding Silver Cloud for a 10 day cruise along the coat to Mozambique and back. We had sailed with Silversea before and rated them lacking in ... Read more
Peter A Smit
Member Since 2015
1 review
12 helpful votes
Sailed October 2015
My wife and I recently sailed on a Silver Seas cruise out of Athens to Rome for 7 days. It was to celebrate my wife's 60th birthday. Silver Seas aspires to be in the same class as Seabourn, Regent, Azamara etc. Unfortunately it ... Read more
Raymarine
Member Since 2015
1 review
14 helpful votes
Sailed October 2015
We were really looking forward to our so-called 6 star cruise. It was only 6 star, in our view, if the ratings were out of 10. The service was, by and large, good: especially the suite butler. However, the food was distinctly very ... Read more
Hythe Tony
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
Our first cruise with Silversea after we had our fill of the huge 3000-plus passenger ships. We really enjoyed the cruise and were impressed with pretty well everything - the large, comfortable cabin with a big shower room and a separate ... Read more
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ajhens
Member Since 2015
1 review
12 helpful votes
Having cruised with Silversea prior on the Silver Spirit we really looked forward to our next cruise. Unfortunately we picked a Med Cruise on the Silver Cloud which has to be one of the most disappointing cruises I have ever been on. To ... Read more
J-CD
Member Since 2015
1 review
9 helpful votes
Sailed September 2015
We had cruised twice previously with another high-end cruise line that was terrific and were convinced by friends to take a vacation with them on Silverseas - Silver Cloud. Our experience was highly disappointing, to say the least, and ... Read more
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blip69
Member Since 2015
1 review
7 helpful votes
Sailed September 2015
Shabby experience. We were really looking forward to a high end cruising experience. Did not happen. Two out of five excursions were canceled. Prices of excursions were very expensive and should have been included. One out of the three ... Read more
Seismo
Member Since 2011
1 review
3 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed August 2015
We cruised on the Silver Cloud from Southampton to Barcelona and was actually two cruises booked back to back - our 7th and 8th respectively on Silversea. Both cruises were called L'Ecole des Chefs by Relais & Chateaux and featured ... Read more
Thomas1941
Member Since 2015
1 review
5 helpful votes
Sailed August 2015
Silversea promtes their cruise ships as five star plus - definitely not the case with Silver Cloud. We had previously sailed on the Silver Shadow and had been very pleased with quality of food, service, entertainment and guest lecturers. ... Read more
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cliffsiders
Member Since 2014
3 reviews
7 helpful votes
Sailed August 2015
Our preferred cruise line is ALWAYS Crystal, but we were looking for a particular Baltic Sea itinerary, and we loved that this cruise left and returned to Tower Bridge in London. My husband and the couple we were travelling with were ... Read more
57 varieties
Member Since 2009
4 reviews
424 forum posts
Silver Cloud ties up to HMS Belfast opposite the Tower of London. Finding the pier is not easy but once you have, the service is impeccable. We boarded at about 2.30 pm and were shown straight to our suite on deck 5. We were delighted ... Read more
AnitaEE
Member Since 2015
1 review
7 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed July 2015
We thoroughly enjoyed our travel on the Silver Cloud. The service was every bit as it should be, plus some. Our butler was very attentive and served almost as a secretary where necessary. We live in Asia and travel about 4 months out of ... Read more
cruisin_is_fun
Member Since 2008
1 review
93 forum posts
3 helpful votes
First, I have to say I am so tired of reading negative reviews on the Silver Cloud. Who are these people? Professional complainers? We just returned from the same Baltic cruise several of the other reviewers were on and found it to be a ... Read more
df2616
Member Since 2015
1 review
4 helpful votes
The itinerary can't be beat. Sailing up the Neva River into the heart of St. Petersburg and sailing through the Tower Bridge in London was exceptional. But the dining really took away from the trip. We were told by some frequent ... Read more
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