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Celebrity Athens (Piraeus) Cruise Reviews

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Ship
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Athens

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51 Celebrity Athens (Piraeus) Cruise Reviews


dras2 avatar

dras2

3 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

The Infinity is just average

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We wanted a cruise of the Greek Islands and the Infinity has a wonderful itinerary to see the islands as well as Israel. The ports of call were exactly what we were looking for. Israel was a very good stop and if ...
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Sail Date September 2019


EmsMom avatar

EmsMom

8 Reviews Written

23 Helpful Votes

Fine trip but a few blips

We chose this cruise because we had a credit from a previous Celebrity Cruise where we had a problem. I liked the itinerary and despite some negative reviews about the Infinity we decided to go for it. All in all ...
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Sail Date September 2019


Tom Hill avatar

Tom Hill

4 Reviews Written

25 Helpful Votes

Post cruise review survey asked NOTHING about what could be improved

Over all the ship is average. Lame lecture circuit.. here we are in the middle of history, Jerusalem, Bethlehem, Rhodes, Malta....you would think a guest lecturer would put some spin of the past, but NO.. the ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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realtorlovescruising

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Mediterranean and Israel

I wanted to go to Israel for many years and this cruise offered 2 ports and an overnight. Celebrity Constellation offered this itinerary. WE had sailed on the Connie twice before. The ship has always been well ...
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Sail Date October 2017


themice1 avatar

themice1

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Rotten Experience

My wife said Celebrity had best service. IT FAILED big time. Chose this cruise for Israel ports. Aqua class=waste of money. Cabin same size. Private dining room had poor amount of servers-35 tables 5 servers. ...
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Sail Date October 2017


joern avatar

joern

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Outstanding food, wines and service

First but not last cruise with Celebrity. Have cruised before on MSC and decided to try Celebrity. Got a good deal and booked balcony cabin. Cabin is nice. Yes, you can see that it is not new, but everything ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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eamonncarter

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

F1 Cruise with a Trip through the Suez Canal

I wanted to see the final race of the f1 season in Abu Dhabi via the Suez canal.Just a couple of things off my bucket list. First night was at a hotel in Athens,because of the bombs in Turkey,so far so good,it ...
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Sail Date November 2016


victor5 avatar

victor5

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

A relaxing and interesting cruise

We chose this cruise particularly for two reasons: 1 Transit id the Suez Canal 2. Embarkation from Istanbul (and so we could stay there 3 days prior to the cruise to soak up some of the sights of this great ...
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Sail Date November 2016


teamflames avatar

teamflames

25 Reviews Written

167 Helpful Votes

Great value for money

We booked this cruise very late and got an amazing last minute deal . We had been on the Connie only 2 cruises (see other review) prior to this one and had a great time. This was a different cruise in that it was a ...
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Sail Date November 2016


Cruising Ginger avatar

Cruising Ginger

5 Reviews Written

16 Helpful Votes

ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ!!

I have been on many cruises (over 85) and this is the most BORING cruise that I have ever taken. I am VERY disappointed with Celebrity and do not plan to sail them again. Our cruise from Athens to Abu Dhabi had ...
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Sail Date November 2016


DimiV avatar

DimiV

2 Reviews Written

28 Helpful Votes

Low price for the naked cruise, unreasonably high prices for everything else.

I am a very, very experienced cruise traveler. I enjoyed this cruise, had a good time. There are some big BUT's though which unnerved me. Here my opinions, which will most likely resonate more with fellow ...
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Sail Date November 2016


ferne5510 avatar

ferne5510

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Good Cruise

We enjoyed the cruise. Ship is good and well laid out . It is our 4th cruise on the Equinox. Staff are generally all excellent and helpful. I am always amazed that they are able to maintain the quality of food in ...
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Sail Date September 2016


hereforddon avatar

hereforddon

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Communications from Celebrity Very Poor

This cruise originally booked to embark at Istanbul but was changed following troubles there. We were disappointed as we wanted to see Istanbul.However our other port was Jerusalem so we accepted the change. ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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bnoriega

3 Reviews Written

Sky Suite exceed all expectations!!

The Sky Suites are absolutely gorgeous. The service provided from all suite staff was absolutely great; from the Butler to the attendants. The Suite restaurant Luminae was great but most for the personnel than for ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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LF2C

7 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

Celebrity still ticks all the boxes.

One of the drivers for picking this cruise was because it originally started in Istanbul, a city we have waited years to visit. Sadly, due to it being deemed unsafe, our embarkation was moved to Athens. It's quite ...
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Sail Date October 2016


teamflames avatar

teamflames

25 Reviews Written

167 Helpful Votes

Superb service, fun cruise; let down by one incident

We are a married couple in our early 40's. This is our 4th cruise and 2nd with X, the previous one being a Western Med cruise 3 years ago on the Equinox. We are fortunate enough to travel permanently but usually in ...
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Sail Date October 2016


Thor17 avatar

Thor17

4 Reviews Written

46 Helpful Votes

One of the best cruises I have been on!

My wife and I are in our mid-40's and this was our fifth cruise (2 in Caribbean and 3 in Mediterranean). We have sailed with Carnival, Royal Caribbean, Holland America, and Norwegian. Included in our package was ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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morten.robyn

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

10 out of 10!

On recommendation from our travel agent, we decided on Celebrity Cruises and chose this 13 nights cruise on Equinox which turned out to be a very good choice! This was our first cruise and with nothing to ...
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Sail Date September 2016


Bondy222 avatar

Bondy222

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Amazing Mediterranean trip in a Celebrity Suite on Celebrity Equinox - 5 stars

This is my second Celebrity cruise (the first was on the Millenium along the inside passage of Alaska) and it was fantastic. I really like the Celebrity cruise ship line as there clientele is generally more mature ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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suesimoneaux

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Nice cruise

I chose this cruise because of the ports of call...It was suppose to start in Istanbul but becasue of the terrorist issues it was changed to Athens. We were very disappointed about the change since Istanbul was one ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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BabsBiba

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Now hooked on cruising.....

This was my first cruise and will not be my last - I loved it. I went with a friend who has cruised the Caribbean with Princess, she persuaded me I would love cruising and she wasn’t wrong! I usually do ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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J.E.C

4 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great ports and great holiday

We have recently returned from our cruise on the Celebrity Equinox. Due to the recent troubles in Turkey our final port of Istanbul changed so we cruised in and out of Athens. This change was managed superbly by our ...
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Sail Date August 2016


Stephen R avatar

Stephen R

2 Reviews Written

19 Helpful Votes

Concerns Raised by Recent Reviews Did Not Arise for Us

My wife and I are in our late 50s and this was our first cruise because my wife was not really interested in cruising. However, we were celebrating our 25th wedding anniversary and this cruise allowed us to visit ...
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Sail Date August 2016


poipie avatar

poipie

9 Reviews Written

34 Helpful Votes

Nice relaxing cruise on the Equinox

General: we came off the ship very happy of our experience on the Equinox. The star is very attentive, no matter where on the ship, if you need hep or an information they are there really to help. The food is very ...
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Sail Date August 2016


alldog49 avatar

alldog49

16 Reviews Written

51 Helpful Votes

Great Ports, Great Ship, Skip the Upsell

This is our 9th cruise, 8 with Celebrity. Athens to Athens. We were supposed to disembark in Istanbul but Celebrity cancelled that port about 2 months prior and replaced it with Athens. We are Elite members which ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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