Enjoyable Cruise on the Marina: Marina Cruise Review by Russz
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Enjoyable Cruise on the Marina
Destination: Europe - British Isles & Western
We really liked the food; the best we have experienced on a cruise ship, and we have taken 16 cruises on various lines. The specialty restaurants were excellent and the service generally very good. We found the buffet to be way above average for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. The dining room was also excellent.
The lectures we attended were well done and the photography class was excellent.
The cruise itself was very good with the ports interesting and the shore excursions generally were very good. The weather improved as the cruise More continued which made the short excursions more enjoyable from Iceland onwards. Some criticisms: the embarkation was disorganized and we ended up having to take our large bags into the reception area when they should have been collected before we went in. The shuttle service at two of the ports, Reykjavik and Dublin, was poor because of the long waits for the buses. Overall, a very good cruise and we plan to cruise again next year with Oceania on the twin to the Marina, the Rivera. Less
Cabin review: A49021 Concierge Level
Our cabin, 9021, was very nice with more room than most balcony cabins that we have encountered. The shower was small, however, and the bathtub unnecessary in our opinion since we don't take baths. The bed was very comfortable. The sewards provided very good service and got us anything we requested in a timely fashion. We liked the unlimited bottle water and soft drinks.Read All Concierge Level (A4) Reviews >>
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