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Oceania Cruise Reviews for Senior Cruises from Athens (Piraeus)

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1-10 of 28 Oceania Cruise Reviews for Senior Cruises from Athens (Piraeus)


Great Itinerary/Uneven Ship Service

Review for Nautica to Asia

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9singer27
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

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 travel a distance from port to the points of interest but that is often to be expected with a cruise. We could not have been more pleased with the choice of ports. We arranged for ...
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Sail Date: November 2018

Cabin Type: Concierge Level Veranda Stateroom


An amazing journey, an amazing ship, an amazing staff

Review for Nautica to Trans-Ocean

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virgieskid
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

We chose this cruise primarily because of the itinerary and it did not disappoint. We made all our own tour arrangements at each port so I can not comment on the ships tours. Our room was fantastic and the service bar none. We found all the amenities great. We especially liked the Terrace Cafe just because of its variety of selection and casual atmosphere. We did enjoy Toscanas food as well, ...
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Sail Date: November 2018

Cabin Type: Deluxe Ocean View


Details on some deficiencies in an otherwise excellent cruise

Review for Nautica to Trans-Ocean

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ronaldlknight
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

The cruise was generally excellent mainly because of the the variety of food, the service, the gym and running track, and the itinerary. I will not go into detail on those factors because you can read about them in numerous other reviews. Instead, I will discuss a few deficiencies aboard Nautica and suggest some ways to overcome them so that they will not interfere with your enjoyment of the ...
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Sail Date: November 2018


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

Review for Marina to Mediterranean

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Rbben
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

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 on my last cruise since the ports are well covered elsewhere. Rather I will comment on Oceania in general. I am always confused by people who are not happy with an Oceania cruise ...
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Sail Date: October 2017


A Dream Cruise

Review for Marina to Mediterranean

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aubreysmimi
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

We wanted to try a smaller ship than the mega liners and liked the itinerary. We had heard very positive things about Oceania Marina and it lived up to the hype. We found the ship beautiful - luxurious without being pretentious. We loved that we weren't hounded by ship's photographers, that espresso drinks were complimentary and that we were given water when disembarking every day. Common ...
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Sail Date: October 2017

Cabin Type: Concierge Level


Amazing Vista Suite, but...

Review for Nautica to Mediterranean

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chirk
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

We are active, mature, independent experienced travelers who've been on 10 cruises or so. We had booked Oceania's Lima-Miami cruise, which they must have oversold because they kept sending emails inviting us to voluntarily switch to other cruises. We eventually swapped for this and were awarded an amazing Vista Suite at the front of the boat. That set a fabulous, luxurious tone for this, our ...
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Sail Date: May 2017

Cabin Type: Vista Suite


Disembarkation was the highlight of this cruise

Review for Nautica to Middle East

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Cheddar cave
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

I chose this cruise line due its reputation for providing the finest cuisine at sea, and its reputed service provided by the high crew to staff ratio. We sailed from Piraeus Greece to Dubai on a 20 day cruise and were really looking forward to our concierge balcony stateroom which was our first disappointment. The cabin furniture had seen better days and was covered in a dark varnish which ...
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Sail Date: November 2016

Cabin Type: Concierge Level Veranda Stateroom


Outstanding!

Review for Nautica to Mediterranean

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RockyMtnBlue
6-10 Cruises • Age 80s

Small Ship, No children, photographers, or up-selling, Great Food Great Service and Staff Great cabaret-style entertainment Great Itinerary What's not to love? The cruise was Oceania quality all the way. Food, service, staff, programs all were as good as we expected and worth the money. Our original idea that a cruise was the best way to see this part of the world was ...
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Sail Date: November 2016

Cabin Type: Veranda Stateroom

Traveled with disabled person


Athens to Dubai

Review for Nautica to Mediterranean

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Garyfr1
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

The itinerary on the cruise was excellent - a passage visiting Greece, Israel, Egypt, Jordan, Oman and Dubai. Cairo was cut from the itinerary one day after the final payment date, which was a disappointment and some passengers felt a devious move. A few passengers made alternate plans to visit Cairo by alternate means either during or after the cruise. The embarkation in Athens and ...
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Sail Date: November 2016

Cabin Type: Veranda Stateroom


General Comments

Review for Nautica to Mediterranean

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Wong1
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

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 booking of this cruise. Some travelers mentioned receiving shipboard credit after complaining to Oceania (which would need confirmation). If that was true and correct, Oceania should ...
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Sail Date: November 2016

Cabin Type: Deluxe Ocean View


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