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Barbados to the Caribbean Cruise Reviews

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Caribbean
Barbados

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526

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364

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266

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164

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102

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102 Barbados to the Caribbean Cruise Reviews


Nic Newman avatar

Nic Newman

1 Review Written

extremely disappointed

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What a mistake !Lousy cabin with a great big lifeboat blocking the view . We had requested a sea view when we queried this bored looking reception staff gave an off hand response . Food was average and the ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Poppyprincess

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Think twice before booking with Seabourn

Honeymoon We had a PH for 4 weeks. My parents joined us on 4th Jan. My 82 old mum was ill for the last days of the trip and was disembarked by ambulance to a hosp in Barbados on 18/01 thereby missing flt back to the ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Carrib traveller

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Benidorm at sea.

We chose this cruise because it ticked a number of boxes with regards to islands visited, we boarded the ship on the 27th December 2019, the boarding process was very efficient. The first issue we had was the ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Gotthebugforsailing

3 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Boring

Went on this 'new' ship for the new year into 2019. The most boring cruise I'd ever been on. There was no laughs and no entertainment. Reality bands on a big screen every night. Same thing every evening. We had ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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Shantel763

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

P&O ARE A DISGRACE

My family chose this Cruise specifically because P&O advised it was going to Antigua my mothers original birth place and to see the rest of my family, and celebrate my Sisters Wedding Anniversary as she got married ...
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Sail Date February 2019


Angie72 avatar

Angie72

2 Reviews Written

16 Helpful Votes

All inclusive flights from Gatwick included

Transfer from Gatwick was great as was embarkation we had our luggage taken and next time we saw it was in our cabin, the only downside was getting the special assist people off the plane. They put all the British ...
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Sail Date January 2019


Maciney avatar

Maciney

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Big let down

We wanted to go home shortly after boarding the ship. The only good thing I can take from this cruise is that the majority of the staff are very helpful and pleasant as one has come to expect from Thomson/Marella ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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rusty007

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Worst service at sea

Thankfully near the End of this cruise. If you only speak English this is not the cruise line for you. Flights sat me and my partner in different rows. On Board food has been the most bland we have had on any ...
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Sail Date February 2019


jdohants avatar

jdohants

6 Reviews Written

43 Helpful Votes

Dreadful cabin

For warm Caribbean weather. Great staff on board, lovely passengers. Mediocre food. Dreadful cabin on deck 14 immediately under pool deck where noisy activities, night and day. No respite from silly sail away ...
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Sail Date January 2019


David2108 avatar

David2108

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Butlin's At Sea

My family and I have cruised with Thompsons many times in the past and we have always had a fantastic experience. I thought the change of name to Marella was quite simply that, a name change, but that is obviously ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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Calpespain

11 Reviews Written

22 Helpful Votes

Our very last cruise with P&O UK

We were on the Azura for a month over Christmas and New Year 2018-19, in a deluxe balcony cabin. The furniture is now old and a bit tatty, told due for a refit in 2021. The other parts of the ship are holding up ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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David Charlton

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Heart break

We chose this cruise to celebrate our Ruby anniversary, and wife's 75th birthday. Upgraded seating on plane, luggage allowance, and to a extra large balcony cabin. Start with the cabin. You can't control the air ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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LenaFQ

1 Review Written

18 Helpful Votes

Never again

We have always wanted to spend Christmas cruising the Caribbean and decided to go with Fred Olsen on the Braemar on the 20th December 2018. This was the biggest mistake we have ever made. The cruise started badly ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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scheletu79

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

Disgusting and dirty ship

First and last cruise with P&O Azura.Sailed from Barbados on 15/12/2018 on 2 weeks Caribbean cruise at a total cost of nearly 5000£ for me and my girlfriend ,just to be very very disappointed with everything.The ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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philjo51

2 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

My worst cruise ever.

Until this cruise I have only ever sailed with royal Caribbean, on the advise of a friend who is a travel agent I booked this cruise for 6 of us as a special birthday present for my wife. As part of the cruise I ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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Mickyia

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Butlins at sea

This was my 33rd cruise and by far the worst , food was very poor the main restaurant very slow and presentation was like a cafe, quality of food like a back street pub, reception a total joke 5 times we requested ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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nomoretogo

3 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

DO NOT BOOK

DO NOT BOOK A CRUISE WITH MSC Our experience with MSC on a Caribbean cruise in Jan 2018 was the worst experience we have ever had. Most of the 14 days was spent having to complain. Not a holiday.Just full of ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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mjk0825

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

No frig in cabins

this was our 7th cruise with carnival. we picked this cruise for the ports. get on and off the ship was super fast we had faster to the fun. its a small ship but we been on other small ships before. we where shocked ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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Midnight007

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Cruise from Hell

Embarkation was a night mare, cued for. 2 hours, to have documentation checked that had already been checked, staff very surly didn’t help anyone with problems I.e. couple from Trinidad made to leave the ship ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Aberdeen cruiser

1 Review Written

Don't do it

We chose this cruise because it included 5 nights in Barbados prior to the cruise. It also included our favourite islands to visit. The other reason was we could fly direct without the hassle of USA airports. I knew ...
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Sail Date February 2018


Bloomer60 avatar

Bloomer60

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Poor Quality

We choose this ship as it had a great itinary, however due to the hurricane they had to change it. ( not the ships fault) Having been on approx 30 cruises, covering a wide range of cruise ships both large and ...
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Sail Date March 2018


higgcat avatar

higgcat

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

very disappointing

I had read the previous bad reviews before we left and was hoping that they were wrong but unfortunatley they were all correct. We had previously sailed with Celebrity and MSC is like compariing Butlins with The ...
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Sail Date March 2018


Jayzinside avatar

Jayzinside

1 Review Written

14 Helpful Votes

TUI a shocking tour operator

We chose this cruise as a way of exploring the beautiful islands of the Caribbean and they really were wonderful, thinking that a cruise would be the ideal way to relax and wind down from our stressful working lives ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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shazam duo

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Never again, back to Carnival

Chose this cruise for our golden wedding celebration. Having been on several carnival cruises before we were looking forward to the p&o experience. What a disappointment this was......... The ship is dull, ...
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Sail Date February 2018


Iain P avatar

Iain P

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Fantasia fantasy

We booked this cruise over a year ago because of the attractive price but what was a bargain turned out to be the cruise from hell. It all started from the embarkation process on arrival at Bridgetown after a ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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