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Celebrity is getting worse.

Review for Celebrity Solstice to Baltic Sea

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bkhcruise
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

I have many cruises with Celebrity since 2001. Celebrity used to be premium cruise line in terms of food quality and services. I used to highly recommend Celebrity to all my friends and relatives. In the last two Celebrity cruises, I noticed the quality has been degraded. I talked to a few fellow passengers during the cruise, and we all have the same observation. This is by far the worse ...
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Sail Date: May 2015

Cabin Type: Concierge Class 2


Goodbye Solstice roll on Eclipse

Review for Celebrity Solstice to Europe - Western Mediterranean

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spikedshoe
First Time Cruiser • Age 70s

Not exactly sure if I say any red sails but the words of Ulsterman Jimmy Kennedy seem appropriate for the a first cruise review by one of his countrymen. Chosen at random and in a rush we found ourselves on an Easyjet flight to Barcelona with less than a couple of hours to play with plunging headlong and blind into an experience I had only heard about from a few friends but which I had yearned ...
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Sail Date: October 2012

Cabin Type: Sunset Veranda


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Great 60th birthday celebration!

Review for Celebrity Solstice to Europe - Eastern Mediterranean

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js cruisers
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

We were 2 couples with 3 of us celebrating our 60th birthdays this year. We had sailed on Celebrity Silhouette last year on a Western Mediterranean and so decided to celebrate by doing an Eastern one on the Solstice this year. We were not disappointed although we thought the Silhouette was a little nicer. We did like the added attraction on this ship of the hot glass blowing and attended about ...
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Sail Date: October 2012

Cabin Type: Deluxe Veranda 2C


Cruise #24 was OUTSTANDING

Review for Celebrity Solstice to Europe - Western Mediterranean

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jud123
10+ Cruises

We began our European adventure with two precruise nights in Barcelona..one of our favorite cities. Embarkation was a breeze at around 1pm. We purchased 2 bottles of wine at the duty free shops prior to boarding the ship. No problems. The cabin was ready around 2pm. We had CC on deck 10. Our steward, Ronald and his assistant Rommel, were excellent. We are low-key cruisers. We don't ask for ...
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Sail Date: October 2012

Cabin Type: Concierge Class 3


A great holiday on a great ship

Review for Celebrity Solstice to Europe - Western Mediterranean

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Ashman51
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

This was the 2nd time we were on this cruise as we had to curtail in May halfway through - this time we made it to the end and enjoyed every minute of it. We were in Aqua Class this time, basically because the cost was almost the same as a Balcony Stateroom, and we enjoyed a number of nice benefits. We hardly ever compared our previous experience as being at the front on Deck 11 made it feel like ...
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Sail Date: October 2012

Cabin Type: AquaClass 2


Disappointed again

Review for Celebrity Solstice to Europe - Western Mediterranean

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pansypicklepuss
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

We have recently cruised with both Royal Caribbean and Celebrity. Both ships carried well over 2500 passengers. Years ago we cruised the Eastern Mediterranean on a Greek ship which only held under 300 passengers and have also done a couple of river cruises. The difference is very apparent. The larger ships provide indifferent service and basic restaurant food whilst smaller ships provide ...
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Sail Date: October 2012

Cabin Type: Deluxe Veranda 2C


Very Dissapointing!!

Review for Celebrity Solstice to Europe - Western Mediterranean

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trainerman
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

Having cruised on/off since 1998, we booked this cruise as an end of season "chill out." Having been on the The Millennium which was great, we really expected great things from this '5 star' ship and the 'glossary seemed to deliver what we were looking for. Sadly, it wasn't to be.The state room was great then its downhill from here. The dining room experience was less than professional..cold ...
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Sail Date: October 2012

Cabin Type: Concierge Class 3


Second Time Around

Review for Celebrity Solstice to Europe - Eastern Mediterranean

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mhambro
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

This was the easiest embarkation procedure that I have ever experienced. It took no time at all. My first view of the interior of the ship was dazzling. My companion who had never sailed before was equally impressed. The cabin we had was quite comfortable but could have used a few more drawers. We found ourselves leaving clothes on the sofa. The food was very good in the dining room and ...
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Sail Date: October 2012

Cabin Type: Deluxe Veranda 2B


What a great vacation, but not the best cruise line!

Review for Celebrity Solstice to Europe - British Isles & Western

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DGJax
10+ Cruises • Age 40s

-Let me first start off by saying that I have cruised extensively with Royal Caribbean and Carnival in the past, and this was my first time sailing with Celebrity. I had my Royal Caribbean credits transferred to Celebrity, though, so I am an "elite" member of their Captain's Club program. -We started our vacation off by flying into Barcelona 2 days ahead of our sail date. (For new cruisers, if ...
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Sail Date: October 2012

Cabin Type: Sky Suite 2


Very Impressive

Review for Celebrity Solstice to Europe - Western Mediterranean

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denial
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

We were on the sailing of 20th. September 2012. We are a professional couple who have cruised several times before. We had been staying in Madrid pre cruise and got the AVE Train to Barcelona on the day of the cruise. This was an amazing experience - 300kph with included meal and drinks. Taxi from station to port. We arrived at the Pier at around 2.30pm. Not many checking in and we had an ...
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Sail Date: September 2012

Cabin Type: AquaClass 2


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