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Silver Whisper Review

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85% of cruisers loved it
  • More options than smaller luxury ships
  • Elegantly casual, yet sophisticated
  • Superior service

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Silver Whisper Overview

(4.5) 4.5 out of 5+ star rating
Silver Whisper, like its sister ship Silver Shadow, holds slightly more passengers than earlier ships Silver Cloud and Silver Wind. As a result, there are a few more options (such as a poolside grill, a cigar bar and a dedicated Internet center), but the experience remains relaxing, genuinely pampering, elegantly casual and yet - sophisticated.

The Silversea hallmark is its veritable all-inclusiveness along with the kind of superb hospitality that comes with superior service. The onboard experience includes drinks (wine, cocktails, juices, sodas) and gratuities. Not to mention the wonderful little extras, like complimentary shuttles in port, and free laundry facilities (among just a few examples), that make this an effortless vacation.
Silver Whisper Fellow Passengers
An interesting mix, from mid-30s on up and geographically diverse, with passengers hailing from the Far East, South America, and Europe - though most were American. One note: the line's more aggressive promotional efforts - via Simplicity Pricing and a presence on the Internet auction site Luxury Link (non-balconied cabins only) has resulted in more 30- and 40-something passengers. Regardless, everyone is relatively well-to-do.
Silver Whisper Dress Code
Always elegant, whether casual (chic resort wear) or formal (subtle finery; not a beaded gown in sight). Many men wore tuxedos on formal nights.
Silver Whisper Gratuity
All gratuities are included in the cruise fare and "extra" tips are not encouraged.

--by Carolyn Spencer Brown, editor in chief
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Silver Whisper Member Reviews 55 Reviews
   A dream come true
June 2014

Silver Whisper Voyage 4414, Stockholm to Copenhagen, 20 June 2014.

The entire eight days was fantastic and my wife and I will definitely will travel with Silversea again.

The overall cost of some A$10,600 (for a Verandah Suite) ...continue


My husband and I finally succumbed to the cruise fever being spread by our friends as a treat for our silver wedding. Our local travel agent was a great help in helping us navigate the vast amount of offerings. We really didn't fancy the huge ...continue


Not Rated
   Silversea and Regents compared
May 2014

We’ve just finished up a May 2014 cruise ending in Stockholm on the Silversea Whisper having previously completed three cruises on the Regents Mariner in 2013, 2011, and 2010. A Silversea crew member mentioned that they considered Regents ...continue


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Silver Whisper Ratings
Member Rating
Dining
5.0
4.5
Public Rooms
4.0
4.9
Cabins
5.0
5.0
Entertainment
4.0
3.8
Spa & Fitness
4.0
4.0
Family & Children
1.0
1.0
Shore Excursions
4.0
4.8
Enrichment
4.0
NA
Service
5.0
5.2
Value-for-Money
3.0
4.4
Rates
5.0
4.2

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Ship Stats
Crew: 295
Launched: 2001
Decks: 10
Tonnage: 25,000
Passengers: 388
Registry: Bahamas
CDC Score: 94
 
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