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Bristol (Avonmouth) Cruise & Maritime Voyages Magellan Cruise Reviews

Cruise & Maritime Voyages
Magellan
Destination
Bristol (Avonmouth)

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Very Good

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Average

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Poor

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Terrible

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Cruise type

10 Bristol (Avonmouth) Cruise & Maritime Voyages Magellan Cruise Reviews


1fifthavenue avatar

1fifthavenue

10 Reviews Written

106 Helpful Votes

Wasn't prepared for just how terrible it would be!

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In early October 2019 we took a 3 night mini cruise on the CMV Magellan, which was built in the 80s and served as the Carnival Holiday, hence her dolphin wings on the funnel. We had booked an outside cabin and ...
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Sail Date October 2019


Tonlew avatar

Tonlew

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Mutton dressed as lamb

We sailed from Portbury in Bristol which was great as we only live 40 minutes away. The embarkation was very quick and smooth and the luggage was in out cabin within a few hours of us arriving. We were sailing to ...
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Sail Date September 2019


Novbob avatar

Novbob

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Very relaxed - and changed my mind about cruising

To set the scene, I've cruised once before on the Marco Polo eight years ago - and vowed never to do a cruise again. A converted Russian ice breaker does not a cruise ship make - but did do us well through a gale ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Linda Butterleigh

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Party nights

Extremely disappointed in this cruise on two counts. I was woken every night by noise from the cabin next door. On two nights there were full blown parties in the cabin until 6.00 am. The passenger then slept in ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Cocktails Ahoy

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Exceeded our expectations

This was our third cruise, but our first with CMV. We chose it for the itinerary and price. Having read the the reviews we were concerned as to what we may find. However the embarkation at Bristol was well organsed ...
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Sail Date September 2018


elles5 avatar

elles5

2 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

6 night European Cities and Rivers section of the Norway cruise

This was a mixed bag. I would love to give five stars, I think I should and I will explain why in a moment. Having been on the Marco Polo and loved it I was worried that i might not enjoy the Magellan as much and, ...
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Sail Date October 2018


Godsmacked avatar

Godsmacked

1 Review Written

16 Helpful Votes

Baltic cruise

Chose because buy1 get 1 free. Ship was comfortable with nice lounges excellent crew, waiters lovely, housemaid lovely, captain joined in with everyone. But boy oh boy do not stay on deck 7. We were in cabin ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Mandyjanet

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Let down by food

Have travelled with Cruise & Maritime before - took advantage of 2 for 1 offer by booking early.. Lots of good points - Entertainment excellent., cabin steward Jaya brilliant & also Anna - Maria in Hampton Bar.. ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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gort60

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Very nice trip

We had a suite which was very good. We ate in the walford which was very good. Breakfast not particularly good. The buffet was impossible to get a table. Dinner was very good. The entertainment was also very ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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pamll

1 Review Written

Food

We had not been on a cruise before but needed a break an embarking from Bristol sounded inviting. Not very impressed at all. The food was possibly the worst we have ever encountered anywhere! We learned just ...
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Sail Date August 2018


Magellan Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins3.03.7
Dining4.03.6
Entertainment3.03.1
Public Rooms4.03.6
Fitness Recreation4.03.1
Family1.02
Enrichment3.02.9
Service4.03.9
Value For Money5.03.5
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