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Celebrity Reflection Cruise Reviews for First-Time Cruisers Cruises to Europe - Eastern Mediterranean

Celebrity
Celebrity Reflection
Eastern Mediterranean
Departure Port

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Excellent

15

Very Good

7

Average

1

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Family Cruises

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Romantic Cruises

59

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36

First-Time Cruisers

24

Entertainment Cruises

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24 Celebrity Reflection Cruise Reviews for First-Time Cruisers Cruises to Europe - Eastern Mediterranean


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GreenAcres10110

1 Review Written

20 Helpful Votes

October 2016 Italy, Greece, and Turkey on the Reflection - First Cruise

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We are a professional couple, no kids, early forties. We had never been on a cruise before and had no experience in this area of Europe so took the advice of friends who had done this exact cruise before and booked ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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maggi237

1 Review Written

19 Helpful Votes

Exceeded every expectation we had and more!

our first cruise and we couldn't have chosen a better ship to experience it. The quality of the staff, the cleanliness which was second to none and the attention to detail onboard was astonishing. We had nothing ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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Ginger Eric

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Oh dear, could do much better

We chose celebrity because my partner who is an elite member with Royal Carribbean had always been given the impression that this sister company offered a higher standard cruise. The ship was very clean and the ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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pip4brian

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Our very first cruise and it exceeded all expectations. A unique experience.

My partner and I had never thought of a cruise holiday before. We saw an advert in our travel agents window advertising the 11 day cruise on the Celebrity Reflection and chose it because it visited most of the ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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Liz2165

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Holiday of a Lifetime

First time cruising and hopefully not the last. The ship is magnificent the interior is of five star class as are the cabins and the food is mind blowing in the variety. The entertainment was spectacular and ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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merseybeat

2 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Everything Better Than Expected!

This was our first cruise. We were somewhat skeptical about the size of the ship and whether service, food and actual space on the ship would be ok with so many passengers. But the ship never felt crowded with the ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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petsden

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Celebrating on Celebrity

For our golden wedding we chose to take our wonderful family on a cruise. after much research we chose Celebrity Reflection for a 10 night mediterranean cruise. The family of 15 and of varying ages from 8 to 72, all ...
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Sail Date July 2015


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bella_good

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Beautiful Ship and Great Itinerary

This was a dream cruise that we had booked for my mother's 70th birthday. It was our first trip to Rome and we were looking forward to the adventure. We knew that booking at this time of year was going to be ...
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Sail Date July 2015


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rosieday

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Extremely Good First Cruise Experience

This was our first cruise to celebrate our 25th wedding anniversary. The service and cleanliness of the ship was exemplary. The food excellent. First impression on boarding was a little disappointing. A we walked ...
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Sail Date August 2015


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SnazzyD

2 Reviews Written

18 Helpful Votes

Celebrity has given us the cruising bug.

We went as family of four with two girls 14 & 16 on our first cruise with two of us very wheat intolerant. Our travel agent booked our hotel for two days in Rome and transfers. Rome fabulous. Almost happy to go home ...
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Sail Date August 2015


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mossergirl

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

We had an awesome cruise.

We went with our 17 yr old daughter. We shared a balcony room. The master bed was wonderful, the extra bed /couch was a bit stiff but she didn't care because she had the best trip of her life. She met tons of teens ...
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Sail Date July 2015


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harrisonwcr

1 Review Written

Fabulous Holiday, Wonderful Ship, Great Destinations

My husband and I were first time cruisers so didn't really know what to expect however we weren't disappointed with the ship, its lovely crew members and the destinations we visited. Real positives: The ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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Got to see it

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Exceptional Service on a Beautiful Ship

This is our second cruise on the beautiful Reflection. The newest ship of Celebrity's. We have travelled on her sister ship the Silhouette twice and the Equinox for a 10 days Caribbean last year with our whole ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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Lakeshore Cruiser

2 Reviews Written

15 Helpful Votes

First time cruise

My wife and I just returned from the 11-day E. Mediterranean cruise from June 8-19. This was the first cruise for both of us, although we are very experienced travelers (early-40s). Since this forum was very ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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flying squad

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

First Cruise Great, but No Rush to Second!

The ship is wonderful. It is everything you would expect of a 5 star hotel with pieces of interesting artwork everywhere you wander, so much so it is easy to miss! We booked early to ensure we got what we wanted ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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Fluffypants

1 Review Written

Wonderful cruise

This was our first ever cruise and at the end of a very long and tiring European trip. I was a little apprehensive about the quality of customer service on board as dealing with Celebrity prior to embarkation had ...
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Sail Date September 2014


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BiblioSiren

2 Reviews Written

Perfect 1st Cruise

This was a 1st cruise for my Mom and I and we couldn't have had a better experience. We stayed 3 days in Rome at Peace of Rome and thought that may be the highlight of our whole trip but little did we know what was ...
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Sail Date September 2013


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Ruby Super Hoops

3 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Everything and more . . .

My wife and I travelled with friends who were celebrating and important wedding anniversary, we are in our late 50's early 60's and whilst we are well travelled our friends are not. None of our party had been on a ...
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Sail Date September 2013


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lots of smiles

1 Review Written

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FIRST TIME CRUISER

First time cruisers I am usually an avid trip advisor detailed reviewer so this forum is a little new to me. When originally planning our trip to Greece I wanted to check out all my options and came across Cruise ...
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Sail Date August 2013


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Thetravelnub

1 Review Written

Fantastic first time cruise experience

Where do I start ? First cruise, plenty of research beforehand and high expectations mixed with apprehension. Well, the research paid dividends, the apprehensions proved unfounded and the expectations were exceeded ...
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Sail Date August 2013


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rsh1307

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Fabulous first time cruise

First time cruise for my 40th birthday. Me and mum. Concierge cabin 1186, deck 10, starboard aft. My mum was really apprehensive about cruising but she was the one who decided we were going to book another one! Our ...
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Sail Date August 2013


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Cruise Liker

1 Review Written

Jackpot

This was my wifes and mine first cruise and didnt really know what to expect. That being the case I did a lot of research to determine the best Cruise line to fit our lifestyle for our 25th wedding anniversary. ...
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Sail Date July 2013


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ClintH

1 Review Written

Celebrity - A Big Thank you!!!

As a first time cruiser, I've got to say, we made the right choice in choosing the Celebrity Reflection and the Eastern Med. Cruise. Lets say I got many bonus points for selecting this cruise for our 20th ...
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Sail Date July 2013


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vancy

3 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Pleasant way to see sights

I have never cruised before, so all my star comparisons are with ground. Public spaces--Functionally they were excellent except pool area was small and extremely crowded on sea days. Decor was modern--Nice finishes ...
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Sail Date June 2010


Celebrity Reflection Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins5.04.5
Dining5.04.3
Entertainment4.03.8
Public Rooms4.04.6
Fitness Recreation5.04.1
Family4.03.7
Enrichment4.03.7
Service5.04.5
Value For Money5.04.1
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