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100 Thomson Romantic Cruise Reviews

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Laurence and Jan
Member Since 2016
1 review
30 helpful votes
My wife and I booked a last minute cruise on the Tui Discovery departing on 30th July for a one week 'Cosmopolitan Classics' cruise around the Western Mediterranean to celebrate our 20th Wedding Anniversary. Our departure from Exeter ... Read more
brendan97
Member Since 2016
1 review
21 helpful votes
Brilliant cruise for a first time cruise! We didn't explore Palma on our first day as we was mainly on the sun deck but wish we would have. Embarking and disembarking the ship was easy every day as it was as simple as finding the gangway ... Read more
seasidesongs
Member Since 2016
1 review
10 helpful votes
Sailed July 2016
First time cruise for us and this will not be the last. We had a great week aboard the Majesty and enjoyed every minute. The staff, food, and entertainment were all excellent. We travelled with our 3 teenage girls who equally enjoyed ... Read more
Anne B - Glasgow
Member Since 2016
1 review
6 forum posts
45 helpful votes
Just back from Magic of Spain on TUI Discovery. No problem at airport re API with BA. All went smoothly, plenty of legroom. Early flight got us on board by noon. Definitely would go with BA again if available. Ship is lovely. All ... Read more
jimmydurie@hotmail.com
Member Since 2016
1 review
9 helpful votes
Sailed July 2016
Had a great time on our cruise, to be honest couldn't fault anything. Staff were brilliant, cabin was quite spacious ( we were on deck 7 outside cabin) entertainment team were excellent, very professional, shows not to be missed. ... Read more
Stewpothall123
Member Since 2016
1 review
17 helpful votes
Sailed July 2016
It was rubbish not like the other Thomson cruises I have been on no seating in the showrooms and bars really hard to get in the main Resteraunt tried to book a meal in the alacart on the second day of the cruise only to be told it's fully ... Read more
Bozzacruise
Member Since 2016
1 review
28 helpful votes
Sailed July 2016
We chose "Highlights of the Med" for the itinery and to experience our second "Thomson" cruise. We sailed on TUI Discovery, basically a floating 3/4 star family style , resort hotel ,fully aware (We researched it!!!)we ... Read more
welshtaff
Member Since 2016
1 review
12 helpful votes
Sailed July 2016
I chose the ADRIATIC EXPLORER cruise to celebrate my wife's 65 birthday. The ships staff were superb from the captain down to the waiters. The ship has a nice friendly ambience which is made better by the staff. We booked an inside cabin ... Read more
MarkAlan50
Member Since 2016
1 review
3 helpful votes
we have never on this ship before, last year we were on the celebration and loved everything about the cruise, with not 1 complaint, right from the start this cruise failed, no one from Thomson to meet us as we got off the plane to tell us ... Read more
Calton
Member Since 2013
1 review
16 forum posts
36 helpful votes
This is our third cruise with Thomson on our third different ship. This time we were on the Spirit. The ship is dated and doe's have some little quirks, like the vibrating. It did not bother the two of us, in fact it added to the charm. ... Read more
Bobbybrown
Member Since 2016
1 review
28 helpful votes
1st ever cruise & what a fantastic experience . From the minute we got of the coach at Palma docks to the minute we got off the staff where fantastic so polite & friendly. Our cabin had a balcony which was beautiful to wake up to ... Read more
kenadie
Member Since 2016
1 review
13 helpful votes
this was our 4th cruise with Thompson we choose them as we always feel we get value for money from our 1st day we really started to enjoy ourselves as embarkation ran very smoothly and our cases were at our cabin before us enabling us ... Read more
Josiejames@talktalk.net
Member Since 2016
1 review
38 helpful votes
Sailed June 2016
We chose this cruise because we have always cruised with thomsons and also the itinerary was one which we wanted. Tui seems to be a bit of a poor relation to Thomson cruises. Although the ship is newer than the other fleet it lacks the ... Read more
Smiffyk
Member Since 2016
1 review
20 helpful votes
Sailed June 2016
We chose the cruise mainly for the intinery. Iconic islands. Santorini, syros, crete, bodrum, kefalonia. This was our first time on this ship, having previously sailed on thomson majesty and island escape. We thoroughly enjoyed this ... Read more
d.cavaghan@sky.com
Member Since 2016
1 review
22 helpful votes
From airport to ship, everything went very smoothly,we embarked in Dubrovnik and as we had had a very early start we were delighted that our cabin was ready for us right away.Our steward Aldrin was lovely and so friendly as were all the ... Read more
Belina
Member Since 2016
1 review
4 helpful votes
Sailed June 2016
We chose this cruise for the ports of call I.e Rome, Barcelona . And because we had been on this ship before when it was r c splendour what a disappointment, service was dreadful everywhere understaffed, not enough mangers to assist or ... Read more
Daddy Bear
Member Since 2016
1 review
36 helpful votes
As an engineer I did expect some hiccups with this cruise, its just like buying a second hand car the previous owner only tells you about the obvious problems, this in mind this was the 5th cruise my wife and I have had all with Thomson's. ... Read more
Sceptictone
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 forum post
27 helpful votes
We decided to push the boat out (no pun intended) this year to take a two-week cruise on the Celebration to celebrate our Ruby Wedding, my wife's 60th birthday & my having cashed in part of one of my pensions & deciding against the ... Read more
ninakp
Member Since 2016
1 review
38 helpful votes
Sailed June 2016
This is our first cruise with Thomson and will most certainly be the last, this ship is well past it's best, despite ordering a double cabin we got 2 singles, I complained straight away as did others who were in the same boat (pardon the ... Read more
cruise562363746y34
Member Since 2016
1 review
6 helpful votes
This was our first cruise and last! We paid extra to have our own balcony and were very grateful for that. When we arrived in our room the bedding hadn't been changed and there was traces of mascara on the pillow cases, this was eventually ... Read more
Yelda
Member Since 2016
1 review
6 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
I was very concerned about this ship after reading some awful comments but as usual, we were pleasantly surprised. We had upgraded our cabin to outside plus following bad reviews of standard cabins and we were very pleased with it. We ... Read more
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callum10
Member Since 2016
1 review
25 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
From a recommendation of a friend we booked on this cruise our first one. Can say we had a fantastic time. Yes there were a few niggles, but you get that with any holiday I'm sure. The Crew and staff were amazing can't praise them ... Read more
Andy1965
Member Since 2016
1 review
19 helpful votes
We had outside plus cabin 6098 on Thomson Dream. Travel date 6/5/2016 to 13/5/2016. Very clean and far more comfortable that I expected. EDY was our cabin steward. Very polite and helpful. We eat most evenings on deck 4 in ... Read more
Winnifred1010
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 forum post
4 helpful votes
First sea cruise; wedding anniversary trip, we are late 50s, this was outside school holiday time deliberately. Researched the ports of call beforehand, comparing self guided tours with those offered by the cruise line. Flights, transfers ... Read more
cldmnobbs
Member Since 2016
1 review
14 helpful votes
This was our first cruise so did not know what to expect, we were very pleased with everything about the cruise, from the moment we stepped on the ship, we had a basic inside cabin which was small but very sufficient for what we needed, ... Read more

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