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Barbados to the Transatlantic Cruise Reviews

Cruise Line
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Transatlantic
Barbados

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Terrible

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70 Barbados to the Transatlantic Cruise Reviews


Muttly avatar

Muttly

6 Reviews Written

24 Helpful Votes

Diminishing Standards

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Having cruised with Marella (Thomson) since 2011 we were looking forward to another excellent cruise. We did the same repositioning cruise last year, the only problem then was a squeaking from a ship structure which ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Chris1954

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Turned into booze cruise!!!!!!

We found the arrival very easy,straight off the plane on a bus and on to the ship. The ship itself was not my favorite, not easy to navigate around. The seating in some of the public areas was very uncomfortable( ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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cruising94114

3 Reviews Written

41 Helpful Votes

Nice Trip, But Don't Trust Seabourn With Your Valuables

The cruise itself was great. The rooms are large and well appointed, and the food is overall pretty excellent. It's amazing that we were at sea for more than a week, and yet they were still able to provide ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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iamkingofall

3 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Good food, wine, and crew .

This one fit a particular time frame .We only had the first leg of 11 days . Had never had a chance to take a Seabourn cruise before . Very happy .They couldn't do enough for us .Came up with an extension cord for ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Formbyblue

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Great cruise with a wonderful crew and convivial passengers

Our fourth transatlantic since 2013, Crystal Serenity, 2014 Seabourn Quest and 2016 Regent Explorer. We embarked in Barbados, easiest we have ever experienced, from arrival at the dock to boarding took ten ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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tricia3704

1 Review Written

14 Helpful Votes

A Re-Positioning Cruise

We thought it would be fun to cross the Atlantic and a 16 day Re-positioning Cruise offers quite good value for money, We flew to Barbados, visited Antigua, Tortola and St Kitts and, after 6 days at sea crossing ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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Polly 65

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Relaxing cruise

The cruise was excellent for the food, entertainment, staff, and cabins. But the quality of the AI drinks package was poor. The brands of the drinks were hidden so couldn’t see the bottles but saw the whisky le ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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Ralph ricketts

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Thoroughly enjoyed this cruise.

We were very apprehensive With regards to the trans Atlantic part of this cruise as we thought we would be bored being st sea for so long but were extremely pleased with the amount of entertainment on board such as ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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Kaziebelle

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Transatlantic cruise

Done it before twice and as it fitted in with our plans we decided to do it again.experienced many bad issues whilst onboard,all of them reported to the head of the relevant department but on almost every occasion ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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TheHarrison

1 Review Written

15 Helpful Votes

Excellent value for money

We chose this cruise as the itinerary appealed and the price seemed very good value. Having sailed on the Vision of The Seas with RCL, we knew that the Discovery had been the sister ship Vision of The Seas and what ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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sammy27

1 Review Written

Barbados to Genoa

The ship itself is lovely ,the passengers mostly french and italian where very noisy and had no idea of a queue, i think for some not all is ,,, just get in front. The food in the restaurants is not bad at ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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gymswim

6 Reviews Written

51 Helpful Votes

The Breeze is lovely, but with qualifications

This was our first experience on the Breeze since the change of ownership  from Seabourn to  Windstar.  We were catching another ship in Europe for a cruise in the Mediterranean for a month so we decided to do ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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gettinold

20 Reviews Written

126 Helpful Votes

Butlins on a boat ? - An insult to Butlins

We are in our mid 50's and cruise quite a lot. Mostly Royal Caribbean, Celebrity and Princess. We chose this cruise as it was a Transatlantic, stopping at the Azures which we have never visited. We still haven't. ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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liverpoollondoner

2 Reviews Written

19 Helpful Votes

Cut backs on this cruise very clear to see

we have been on this cruise before, however entertainment poor, all the same shows as last year , bands and singers all sang sad songs,people said ;get me out of here;.....NOT A HAPPY SHIP .The comic Peter Piper was ...
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Sail Date November 2017


Chat150 avatar

Chat150

1 Review Written

27 Helpful Votes

Better, but still a few niggles.

This was our seventh Transatlantic crossing, the fourth with Thomson, sorry, TUI! and about our 25th cruise in total. Previously we've crossed on Celebration, lovely little ship! I shall be sorry to see it go, ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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Bripy

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Bye bye Thomson

We were attracted by a very reasonable price and to visit both Caribbean ports and Mediterranean ports in one cruise. We were dubious about whether we would like 6 days at sea, but thought we would give it a try. ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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gilldavies4

1 Review Written

16 Helpful Votes

First cruise - although great, not for us

We chose thomson for our first cruise as we were told they were a bit more relaxed, adults only, all inclusive and not too big a ship! I don't want to repeat previous reviews so will try and add bit that were ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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Jealex10

1 Review Written

29 Helpful Votes

Never Again!

All started well and a great flight from Gatwick to Barbados, with an upgrade and flight on the Dreamliner the holiday started well. Reaching Barbados and straight off the flight with a short journey straight to ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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ian1964

3 Reviews Written

24 Helpful Votes

Average at best.

Flight out Manchester to Barbados, great on Thomson Dreamliner. Embarkation smooth with no Drama. Ship looked stunning, and we were looking forward to our first cruise with Thomson, after they procured this ship ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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Hottie63

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Memorable Time

This was our second cruise with Thomson having been on the spirit last year gave me the bug to book another one. We travelled with my sister on her 1st cruise. The Discovery was a much bigger ship and easier to ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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JennyPoppy

1 Review Written

21 Helpful Votes

Fabulous Transatlantic cruise

We checked in at Gatwick and flew by Dreamliner to Barbados. We were taken directly (the hold luggage is taken directly to the ship) from the aircraft to the Ship, so no immigration or collecting baggage at the ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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WayneM

1 Review Written

21 Helpful Votes

Transatlantic cruise

Let me start by saying this was our honeymoon cruise and the first cruise my wife and I have ever been on, so I don't have another to compare it with,my views are as I found it. OUTWARD FLIGHT. This was from ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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Cruiser Virgin

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Entertainment Slipping

Our 3rd cruise with Thompson and although we got fed up during 6 sea days we enjoyed ourselves. Food was good and hot and plentiful. Service throughout the ship was excellent with all staff smiling at all times. ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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Paulhan61

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

MSC Poesia

This was our 4th MSC cruise and 12th cruise in total, so whilst not cruise experts we are able to compare our experience with previous trips. Although this ship is almost 10 years old, she is in pretty good shape ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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Rocky of London

3 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

It's the only way to go...

We use this cruise to relax and not get jet lag on the way back, just chill on sea days and enjoy the ships entertainment each night, Good bunch of passengers playing deck quoits each day and we was able to play ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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