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Athens (Piraeus) Family Cruises Cruise Reviews

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34 Athens (Piraeus) Family Cruises Cruise Reviews


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EVALU8

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Inaugural Voyage Summary

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We boarded the inaugural cruise at Athens (Piraeus). The bag drop and check In was a tented affair on the dock car park. The overall process was quite informal, and not quite the song and dance that we assumed would ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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barrow

5 Reviews Written

21 Helpful Votes

Great for families, for economy, and for just being relaxed.

We had been on two other Pullmantur ships and enjoyed the atmosphere very much. This time we had a family trip, including two small children. We chose Pullmantur for this reason. On other cruise lines there are ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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sawston123

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Ideal cruise/itinerary for seeing the Greek Islands

We chose this cruise because we wanted to see the Greek Isles in a convenient, economical fashion. We were searching for a cruise that focused on seeing the Greek islands and found that most of the major cruise ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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ckdt

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

New beds and outstanding itinerary

We enjoyed the new beds/bedding added to the Crown Princess recently and benefitted from a spring refurbishment to the ship. The itinerary and port excursions were excellent (though the Mediterranean in July/August ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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moadventure

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Adventure for those who can be flexible

Our cab driver pulled up to the dock and we could not believe how beautiful the Galileo was. Luckily, he recognized the Greek spelling for Galileo and drove us right to the gangplank. The crew and staff offered ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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Forest Boy

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

A lovely way to travel

We decided to do a short cruise on the recently refurbished Queen Victoria to see if the additions had improved things. They had. We had one of the club balcony staterooms and were able to dine in the Brittania club ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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StephenD1967

1 Review Written

Loved my first cruise!!!....but...is that it?

I chose this cruise to celebrate my 50th birthday. I loved the experience, but I wished there was MORE TO DO!!! On the ship, I mean. The best part for me was the excursions, and meeting some really nice people ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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Glen99

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

7 Nights Athens to Barcelona

Just back from enjoyable cruise. Embarkation quick. Ship in good condition. We had previously sailed on Regal 3 yeas ago and did notice some cutbacks- mainly in deck bars drinks quality and MDR choices but on nights ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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pezoporos1

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Value for Money

We booked this cruise as we wanted to see as much of the islands as possible in just a few days. This is exactly that happened and rather successfully, as now we wish, we had stayed longer. I' ll state first the ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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gidgetglam

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

A phenomenal Experience

We had a great time on this ship. I appreciate the size of it. For the first time since I began cruising, I didn't need to take any motion sick meds. Embarkation was smooth- we waited until around 2pm (it started at ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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Scottie4376

3 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Beautiful Ship

Just returned from a Mediterranean Cruise on board the beautiful 'Majestic Princess' She is stunning inside and impressively designed. We did this cruise mainly to see the new ship as we had done the ports, ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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G.D

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Good value for money

We choose this cruise because it was the only cruise that took place on Easter,and moove to Aegean sea. This was out 3rd cruise so we knew what to expect. The ship is old but only on papers,and i mean that it looks ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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Wong1

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

General Comments

Oceania always provide good services, food and entertainment. The only disappointments were the cancellation of Istanbul and Cairo within the lists of Port of Call. Those cities were the reasons for the initial ...
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Sail Date November 2016


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amharris829

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Best Carnival cruise experience (customer service wise) to date!

This cruise was a new experience for us (never been to Europe) and absolutely wonderful! I am starting to realize just how "ship-based" cruising experiences are opposed to the company that is hosting the sailing ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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B and M Ellis

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Not Impressed with Princess

This review is relevant to the 3 week Back2Back2Back2 Barcelona 3rd Sept to Rome 24th Sept. We chose this cruise mainly due to the port of Malta being included. We have cruised the Med before with Princess and ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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mahdisbeih

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Overall great experience; dining and service did not meet expectations.

This is my thrid cruise ever, first two were on NCL Jewel for my honeymoon 2007 and NCL EPIC in 2012. Before choosing this cruise I was thinking that Carnival cruises is not my taste, but this ship was brand new ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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WRXFanboy

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Really good service!

The cruise was really good! You can choose from a wide range of activities when the ship is sailing. There were Greek Lessons, Dancing lessons, Arts and Crafts, and lots of music!!! The food is quite good on the 4th ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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dolbrys

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

Had a fantastic time!

This is our 4th cruise and second with Carnival. I booked this trip for my 50th birthday and took the family (two kids 10 and 12). Carnival is fantastic if you have a family or want to have fun. Here are a few ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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mariaetapia@gmail.com

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Very good family cruise.

We chose this cruise because we have sailed on Carnival before and knew what to expect and also because of the price. This was a new ship wo we figured we couldn't go wrong. And we were not disappointed. We knew ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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Ele14

2 Reviews Written

A ship designed for the family.

This cruise and its destinations was fantastic. The Turkish port of Kudasus was Safe and had friendly people. Shop sellers not threatening or annoying as expected they might be. Malta was a real surprise with its ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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Togaflex

3 Reviews Written

138 Helpful Votes

Lovely Time on a Lovely Ship

This is my first review. I am a first time British cruiser, 36 years old professional chap, who was, as I suspect many are, a little bemused by the number of alarmingly poor reviews on this site. It does make me ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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agroves10@msn.com

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Awesome Port Heavy Cruise to Europe

We booked our vacation and chose to sail aboard Carnival Vista on a 10 day European cruise. We chose this ship because it was Carnival's newest ship and we got a very reasonable deal on this sailing. This cruise ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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annys

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Amazing Experience

We received this cruise as Christmas gift... my brother and me. We was afraid if the weather will be ok, because the previous week was too cold, but in Mediterranean was perfect... It was a luck that the ship ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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WorldTraveler1000

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Nice Cruise

We traveled with our adult children (separate cabins). We enjoyed the size of ship and the shore excursions. The ship staff was not that good at keeping track of passengers or helping those with mobility issues on ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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Dcx40

1 Review Written

Very enjoyable cruise

Our last couple of cruises were on the emerald princess in the Caribbean which we really love. We had just come off of a P & O cruise of Italy. This cruise was really enjoyable. The food was great! With a lot of ...
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Sail Date August 2015


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