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5,247 First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews

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Excellent
3,288
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1,007
Average
432
Poor
225
Terrible
155
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Viking Spirit

97% Loved It
Jeff and Mandie Montana
I felt very comfortable with Viking from the very first ...
djm20
This was a marvelous introduction to river cruising. Prior ...

S.S. Antoinette

96% Loved It
electricglide91
My wife and I decided to celebrate our 30th wedding ...
willcodeforfun
We can't gush enough about the Antoinette and the service ...

River Baroness

95% Loved It
nhnana
Our TA indicated that the time period was when the France ...
ParisMatch
I work full time too many hours and had not taken a break ...

Wilderness Discoverer

94% Loved It
tmmaddux6
My husband and I and 3 friends went on an Un-Cruise ...
activefamily
We sailed with Innersea Discovervies in June of 2012 on ...

Avalon Creativity

93% Loved It
okaner
We just got back from our Paris to Normandy cruise with ...

River Empress

93% Loved It
Meldleisure
The holiday of a lifetime was how I would describe our ...

Disney Fantasy

92% Loved It
z51red
My wife and I, both in our 60's recently enjoyed our first ...
jonasaa
BACKGROUND INFO Wow! What a great cruise! We are a ...

AmaPrima

92% Loved It
JB24
My husband and I celebrated our 40th anniversary with ...

Viking Delling

92% Loved It
d4cats
We didn't know what to expect- this was our first ever ...

Trollfjord

92% Loved It
PTimo
Just back from a cruise up the coast of Norway from Bergen ...

Avalon Visionary

91% Loved It
ms jer
This was our first River Boat Cruise, so we really did not ...

Viking Baldur

90% Loved It
suzannels
"Baldur was the god of light and joy". This ship was aptly ...

Celebrity Equinox

90% Loved It
Wiltonian
This was our first cruise. I'd overdosed on Cruise Critic ...
groryjm
With my wife and daughter (15) we tried our first cruise ...

Seabourn Quest

89% Loved It
wenjoyjack
We only wished the cruise had been longer! The Quest met ...
GtrJim
To celebrate our 40th anniversary, my wife and I Took our ...

Celebrity Eclipse

89% Loved It
wobbler24
I finally gave in to my husbands years of pleading with me ...
John Blakey
My partner and I were new to cruising and selected ...

River Countess

88% Loved It
vandervliet
This was the first ever cruise I had been on and it did not ...
RockCat
It was 42 degrees Celsius (107 F) the day we arrived in ...

Serenade of the Seas

88% Loved It
patriciatogher
We recently did a cruise with RC to celebrate our 40th ...
riceman
I know this was my first cruise and sure no expert but with ...

Azamara Quest

87% Loved It
leggokid
We were on the Azamara Quest sailing from Istanbul on Sept. ...
devonbell
Having intended to book a Seabourn cruise, I was offered an ...

Azamara Journey

87% Loved It
richchap
We are a couple aged 65 and 55 respectively. In wonderful ...
oddjob16
Having heard so many positive things about Azamara we were ...

Celebrity Reflection

87% Loved It
Lramo
Readers Digest Version:  Just returned from a ten day ...
euro_101
Overall Impressions: To level set, and let you know my ...

AmaDolce

87% Loved It
walkingguide
This was our first river cruise, and my first cruise. The ...

Crystal Serenity

86% Loved It
travellingtobroadbeach
For our first ever cruise and after much research using ...
greynolds
My wife and I have always had a stereotypical opinion of ...

River Duchess

86% Loved It
HamiltonLovebirds
My husband and I are first time European river cruisers. We ...
luvtotravel22
A friend and I went on our first river cruise in April ...

SeaDream I

86% Loved It
hungrytraveler
Seadream donated a week's cruise to my son's school ...

River Victoria

86% Loved It
toomuchriver
This was our first cruise with Uniworld  our ...

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