DISASTER AT SEA.: Thomson Celebration Cruise Review by mperry
Overall Member Rating
DISASTER AT SEA.
Destination: Canary Islands
Embarkation: Las Palmas
For an ALL-INCLUSIVE deal the service for my wife and I confinded to our cabin for 2 days; while her system settled from the constant vibrations; was credited to Novovirus, by the junior medical visitor some 7 hours after first reporting in.
The food was poor, the entertainment in cabin was the loop of Thomson Cruise Holidays, or the Smurfs: on an adult only cruise. No news on the television for three days, no news-papers to be had, we felt like prisoners. The only resting point the beds, propped up but shaken to bits by the constant vibration and jolting. The effect of this lasted a full week ashore as we still could not get our balance More restored.
The cabin maid was good, but limited to what she could do, and as for the Welfare Team due to visit and help us, not a sight or sound.
Apart from the name of the ship, the big Celebration on this cruise was when we got home. Less
Cabin review: 305
ALL 3 PRE-BOOKED CABINS LET OUT TO OTHERS DESPITE 16 MTHS ADVANCE. WORST SAILING EVER MADE MORE HECTIC BY BEING IN THE MOST FORWARD OF CABINS, NOISE FROM SEAS AND MACHINE NOISE EVEN IN PORT UNBEARABLE. WORSE WAS WIFES STOMACH UPSET CLASSED AS NOVOVIRUS AND BOTH OF US CONFINED TO CABIN WITHOUT VISIT FRON WELFARE (ALTHOUGH PROMISED) FOR 2 DAYS. FOOD SENT VERY POOR, NO BOOKS PAPERS OR EVEN TV TO PASS THE TIME, fOR A GOLDEN ANNIVERSARY CRUISE THIS WILL ALWAYS BE ONE TO REMEMBER.! NOT EVEN THE CORRECT TYPE OF CABIN ISSUED, ONE CHAIR BETWEEN 2 PEOPLE, AND A SHIP CREDIT ON OUR ACCOUNT ON AN "ALL-IN" DEAL, WE HAD TO SEND JUST TO GET OUR FEES BACK!