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373 Thomson First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews

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63
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Freddy Roberts
1 Review
Member Since 2015
8/15
Myself and my partner just spent a week on the Mediterranean Secrets Cruise. 99 % of Staff were welcoming and friendly, ... Read more
Trevort
1 Review
Member Since 2015
Thomson flight 35 minutes late going, almost an hour on the return. After waiting in a queue for over an hour someone ... Read more
chrisfto
1 Review
Member Since 2015
I must admit I thought cruises were for the "older" person so was a little apprehensive about being in the ... Read more
Moomeh1968
1 Review
Member Since 2015
First time cruisers very wary about what to expect. Transfers fast and straightforward made easier by color coding ... Read more
Ajs1993
1 Review
Member Since 2015
I have just returned from this cruise with my parents and 2 younger brothers and just wanted to write a review to ... Read more
The Fabulous Four
3 Reviews
Member Since 2012
There were four of us in our party, my husband, my friend and her husband. This was our 12th cruise with Thomsons. ... Read more
dontyouknowimloco
1 Review
Member Since 2015
7 Forum Posts
Hi everyone I would just like to give everyone a heads up on the drinks package and also the excursions. We sailed on ... Read more
Stevej1805
1 Review
Member Since 2015
As this was our first cruise we decided to go with the familiar, having been on Thomson Family Holiday's before. Also ... Read more
Lost in Dorset
1 Review
Member Since 2015
This was our first ever cruise so we were both quite excited when we came on board. We had booked a suite but we were ... Read more
chapel123
1 Review
Member Since 2015
We have always been on land holidays and decided to go on a cruise. I must admit I was a bit nervous as I am not very ... Read more
Desneo
1 Review
Member Since 2015
Never cruised before so don't have a comparison, having said that I would consider my self quite an objective person. ... Read more
Bubbles1963
1 Review
Member Since 2015
The Majesy is very tired, our cabin was so small one of us had to stay in bed to allow the other to get ready. The ... Read more
riggersbird
1 Review
Member Since 2015
The Eastern Encounters Cruise was attractive due to the interesting itinerary, Turkey, Beirut, Cyprus, Israel. ... Read more
MikeDoncaster
1 Review
Member Since 2015
This was my wife and I first cruise. My wife not having a good record on sailing, she can feel queasy crossing the ... Read more
Gemmagraham-1
1 Review
Member Since 2015
At first I was a bit apprehensive going on my first cruise with my 83 year old grandmother but I was pleasantly ... Read more
Yorkie58
1 Review
Member Since 2015
I booked this cruise with Thomson Cruises from June 5th - June 12th 2015 and thoroughly enjoyed it. The ship was ... Read more
JillyT-Preston
1 Review
Member Since 2015
6/15
I avidly read all the reviews about Thomson Majesty prior to this our 1st cruise, so I knew it was an old ship, i knew ... Read more
HJC99
1 Review
Member Since 2015
Firstly I have to admit this was my first cruise. The Celebration is an old ship and in dire need of restoration. Three ... Read more
josteve226
1 Review
Member Since 2015
Just returned from our first cruise on the Island Escapes and was pleasantly surprised. The boarding process was ... Read more
Lozzle94
1 Review
Member Since 2015
Arrived back from this cruise on Saturday. There was eight of us altogether and overall it was good. The staff who ... Read more
Batfink2079
1 Review
Member Since 2015
As this was my partner and I's first cruise we were a little apprehensive at first and having read some of the reviews ... Read more
darren41
1 Review
Member Since 2015
5/15
Just come back from a weeks cruising on thomson majesty and loved it. the food was spot on and im funny with food ... Read more
magschris
1 Review
Member Since 2015
Went on the cruise from Palma to the Western Med from 16 to 22 May 2015, as it was our first cruise we had worries etc, ... Read more
diverkev
1 Review
Member Since 2015
This was my first cruise and was unsure what to expect. Checking in was very good and everything went smoothly with ... Read more
Ann North lanarkshire
1 Review
Member Since 2015
This was our first cruise. Had read some of the reviews of the Thomson Dream and they seemed to differ between good and ... Read more

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