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Athens (Piraeus) Luxury Cruises Cruise Reviews

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66 Athens (Piraeus) Luxury Cruises Cruise Reviews


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jkreitz

3 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Great Itinerary

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We have sailed Viking Ocean on 3 previous cruises. We love their ships - the size, the understated décor, no casino or sales of jewelry and other junk. This itinerary really appealed to us as we love history and ...
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Sail Date November 2019


Jane Doe avatar

Jane Doe

1 Review Written

3 Continent Cruise, Grand Suite

My mom and I opted to the Three Continent Cruise on the Crystal because of the ports visited for my mom’s birthday. We were overall pleased with the cruise and I don’t regret the extra expenditure for the Grand ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Kaitnana

1 Review Written

Ocean cruise Athens

We liked the venue: Athens to Venice. The accommodations were good. Cabin nice and clean. Balcony and pools were great. Food wasn’t what I expected is all. I’m not fond of cafeteria style. We ate at The ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Cruiser1502

1 Review Written

22 Helpful Votes

ALL-INCLUSIVE may not mean "all-inclusive"

My husband and I, and 2 other couples, chose this ship because we wanted a small ship. It was perfect in size...getting on and off ship was easy and quick. We were in cabin 240 which is at the very end of the ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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Camillus112

3 Reviews Written

42 Helpful Votes

A Taste For Crystal

We selected the short May 4-11 cruise from Athens to Rome to have the opportunity of trying the Crystal experience. We have cruised in Silversea and Seabourn exclusively, and are happy with both lines. We found ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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Royal Suite Cruiser

2 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Awesome crew and fantastic experience

There were many factors on why we chose this cruise. Two of the main factors were that this was a fantastic itinerary that visited the Holy Land and secondly, this was an adult cruise ship that did not have a ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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9singer27

3 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Great Itinerary/Uneven Ship Service

The cruise had a fabulous itinerary and we chose it for that. We were not disappointed. The cruise was amazing and the ports were phenomenal. Everything was interesting and easily explored. Sometimes we had to ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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686839

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Second Azamara cruise previously on Quest

We chose this cruise because of the itinerary, the destinations were mostly good apart from a change to Nauplion instead of Spetses. Mykonos was supposed to be docked instead we were taken ashore on tenders. ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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beckyborbolla

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Relaxing with excellent service

We chose this cruise because the ship was small, only 380 passengers and we wanted to cruise the Greek Islands which limited our choice of ships. Embarkation and disembarkation were the fastest I have ever ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Mikeanne

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Mostly superb.

We chose this cruise because the destination was attractive and we had enjoyed a similar cruise along the Croatian coast on Le Lyrial in 2017. Also Le Lyrial is a lovely ship with spacious lounge and restaurant ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Annabellegrace

2 Reviews Written

18 Helpful Votes

A Great Experience But Some Adverse Comments

All in all, this was a superb experience especially when the ship was at full sail. The food was excellent, the cabin small but adequate and very well-maintained, cabin and restaurant staff were very helpful and ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Dmalavazos

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Athens to Venice

My dream vacation after I retired was to visit my ancestors in Athens Greece. I shopped for a long time for the perfect itinerary. I knew I wanted a small ship with a veranda and no kids. I choose Viking for these ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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litig8or

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Overall a great ship

We chose this cruise because of the itinerary and the amenities. The passenger age definitely skews to the over 60 crowd. The food was among the best we have ever had on a cruise ship. The specialty ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Rbben

2 Reviews Written

16 Helpful Votes

Oceania is a Distinct Cruise Experience that is Not for Everyone - But is for Me

My wife and I are experienced cruisers (over 40 cruises) and Oceania in particular (over 15 cruises). I will start out by saying we love Oceania and have 4 more cruises on them currently booked. I will not comment ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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alvanqc

1 Review Written

Great itinerary, ship could use some improvements.

Itinerary and reputation. The itinerary took us to Athens, Agios Nicoleos, Suez Canal, Safaga(Luxor), Aqaba(Petra), Salalah, Mucat and Dubai. The specialty restaurants were very good (Aquafina & Prime C), the others ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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erp2017

1 Review Written

Arabic Azamara

Great trip with friends sightseeing parts of the world that we hadn't considered before, especially the Suez Canal and the Red Sea. Although a small sample, the various visits gave a good appreciation of Arab ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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Seacider

2 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Eastern Med 7th October

When originally booked cruise was going to spend 2 nights in Istanbul; after the problems in Turkey last year the itinerary was changed with Sarande, Albania and Heraklion, reteadded. After research into Sarande, ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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Jetlag66

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Not quite as nice as expected

We found the restaurants to be pretty good. Not a very good experience at Le Champagne. Several of the dishes had been sitting for awhile with mushroom soup being lumpy. We had to stir the soup to eat it. It should ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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pjf6333

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Awesome Mediterranean Odyssey

My husband and I chose this cruise mainly for the itinerary and that Viking offers included shore excursions which is fine if you only want to see what the included shore excursions include. For example, if you ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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Bourdieu

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Elegant and Stylish

This was our first time on Cunard. We had been wanting to try them for a while and the dates, itinerary and cost for a balcony cabin seemed just right. We were a little apprehensive about it, given some recent ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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Thurston Bow

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

1st cruise and enjoyable!

Oceania lives up to its reputation for being one of the best. As a new cruise ship passenger, I would suggest more instruction on the initial embarkation. I am new to cruising and some of the people I interacted ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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Empty00

1 Review Written

Fabulous Time

Wanted to do a cruise going to Italy. Fabulous food, ship and crew. They couldn't have been more helpful and courteous. So easy boarding, Nice cabin, only thing is they should have made the tub a walk in shower. ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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Martyb757

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Smooth ship

Cruise line. We have sailed with Silversea 5 times. This last cruise service and food has gone down hill. The buffet breakfast service was poor. The Grill food was poor. The Le Champagne restaurant was excellent as ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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tedcatuk

3 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Nice week away bit average in some respects

We went to try Cunard again after a cruise 8 years ago . This time we chose the much vaunted Queens grill penthouse suite . The Flight out was ok with BA though putting people who have paid top whack in the ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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RTPGiants

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Wonderful cruise, but for a luxury line it leaves things a bit lacking

On the whole, the cruise was very very good and the itinerary (which I credit Oceania with putting together) was excellent. However, for a line and ship that bill themselves as a luxury line, I just don't think they ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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