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Bristol (Avonmouth) Cruise & Maritime Voyages Marco Polo Cruise Reviews

Cruise & Maritime Voyages
Marco Polo
Bristol (Avonmouth)

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7 Bristol (Avonmouth) Cruise & Maritime Voyages Marco Polo Cruise Reviews

Grahambrooks2 avatar


1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Overcrowded ship


Brilliant itinerary, good food and friendly staff, service excellent. Too many people on board for the size of ship. All activities over subscribed. Ship like a long corridor, so passengers and staff passing ...
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Sail Date January 2019

glumonion avatar


1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

A Christmas Cruise (kind of).

We have never cruised before, and wanting to get away for the whole Christmas Period, this cruise fitted the bill. It appeared good value compared to alternative festive getaways and we had a good time, but all was ...
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Sail Date December 2018

johnwillimas avatar


2 Reviews Written

15 Helpful Votes

Fine ship, great itinerary but still missed the spot.

As a first point - this was our first cruise on a "regular" cruise liner, previously we've only sailed with Star Clippers, so we are used to smaller boats (200+ rather than 800 here). We chose this trip primarily ...
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Sail Date May 2017

xpatbrit avatar


1 Review Written

16 Helpful Votes

You'll go hungry!

Food was awful. Tasteless, and much like eating in a school cafeteria. Even the sitdown restaurant had the same food. Cabin was great, but we hardly slept. Don't know why as the beds were OK. Very old ship, ...
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Sail Date May 2017

Nessy60 avatar


2 Reviews Written

25 Helpful Votes

Tug Boat

Frail elderly people, think my wife was the youngest on board apart from the staff. I am 68 & my wife is 60 but we are both very fit & healthy.Think most of the customers were well over 75+.Emergency helicopter at ...
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Sail Date April 2017

glendadix avatar


1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Freezing ship, poor gluten free.

The cabin, serving and bar staff were very good. The cabin was good, but freezing for the first 7, yes 7 days. This was despite reporting it to be cold everyday, Apparently someone fictionally meassured the ...
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Sail Date February 2017

jink avatar


1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Up and down (literally)!

We chose this cruise as it was convenient for us as we live in Bristol, and we thought the weather should be warm. Convenient it was, but the weather was far from good, which was no fault of the ship, obviously. ...
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Sail Date October 2016

Marco Polo Ratings

Public Rooms4.03.7
Fitness Recreation3.03.1
Value For Money5.03.5
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