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Transatlantic Celebrity Solstice Transatlantic Cruise Reviews

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Solstice 15-April trans Atlantic cruise

Review for Celebrity Solstice to Transatlantic

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Jack Horner

2-5 Cruises

Age 70s

This was our second cruise, our first cruise last September was a 10-day cruise on the Queen Mary 2. The Solstice 14-day transatlantic cruise turned out very different from our intial expectations. Celebrity's sales pitches/brochures and passenger revues led us to form a high level of expectationson. Unfortunately the QM2 is a hard act to follow, which greatly influenced our views and opinions ...
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Sail Date: June 2012

Cabin Type: Deluxe Veranda 2C


Proven:Any day at sea is better than a day on land

Review for Celebrity Solstice to Transatlantic

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rafinmd

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

Background: I consider myself an experienced cruiser, and have sailed most of the world. While my favorite line is Crystal, I like to cruise more than I can afford with them and have also sailed with Windstar, Silversea, RCI, Cunard, HAL, and now Celebrity. While the cruise was very pleasant, I am unlikely to return to Celebrity. I saw little reason to choose it over other cruise lines and ...
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Sail Date: April 2012

Cabin Type: AquaClass 2


Great Cruise, Beautiful Ship but Could Be Improved

Review for Celebrity Solstice to Transatlantic

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TEXEAGLE

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

We just returned from a 14 night transatlantic cruise on Solstice, from Fort Lauderdale to Barcelona. The Solstice is a beautiful ship, and we had high expectations based on other member reviews. Overall we were very well satisfied with the ship and the cruise; however, in our opinion, as "dazzling" as the Solstice may be, it still has some shortcomings. Note that dining, entertainment, ...
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Sail Date: April 2012

Cabin Type: Concierge Class 3


Post Costa Cruising

Review for Celebrity Solstice to Transatlantic

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Foodie3323

First Time Cruiser

Age 70s

I would say that overall this cruise on Celebrity Solstice was good. It was not great but there was very little that was outright bad. Maybe I should start at the beginning. We booked our trip before the first of the year and paid what we considered a fair price about $100 a nite. For that price point we had high expectations. After the Costa Concordia trouble prices were falling like crazy. The ...
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Sail Date: April 2012

Cabin Type: Concierge Class 2


Mediocre dinner buffet choices - freezing cold Solarium pool water

Review for Celebrity Solstice to Transatlantic

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WarumistdieBananekrumm

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

without repeating at nausea in a variety of phrases the above, the ship did not meet expectations and seems to be poorly managed without an understanding regarding customer satisfaction and working in the service industry; co-incidentally, someone asked the kitchen chef where they buy their salmon, he appeared dumfounded upon this question, someone in the executive line up prompted him with 'the ...
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Sail Date: April 2012

Cabin Type: Deluxe Veranda 1B


What child designed the cabins?

Review for Celebrity Solstice to Transatlantic

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ibz1492

First Time Cruiser

Age 70s

Almost everything about the cruise was wonderful, but the cabin itself was one of the worst ever... JUST the cabin was awful, not the bath which was excellent. First of all, the cabins are so narrow that, with the beds arranged as they are, it is very difficult to get from one end of the cabin to the other. One literally has to shuffle to pass the bed - VERY poor design, all in an attempt to ...
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Sail Date: April 2012

Cabin Type: Deluxe Veranda 1A


Absolutely FANTASTIC trans-atlantic cruise onboard Solstice

Review for Celebrity Solstice to Transatlantic

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navyrotorhead

6-10 Cruises

Age 60s

As a retired Naval Aviator who spent far too much time on ships at sea in my younger days, I NEVER thought cruising would become my favorite form of vacationing. I became a fan (OK an ADDICT!) 36 hours into my first five day west coast repositioning. This was my eighth cruise, second with Celebrity, first on a Solstice class ship, and first transatlantic experience. I think I am a ...
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Sail Date: April 2012

Cabin Type: Inside Stateroom 12


Noro Virus Cruise Transatlantic - good cruise, but not great

Review for Celebrity Solstice to Transatlantic

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Harpo

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

My wife and I are in our early 50s, very active and seldom take ship's tours (due to not wanting to be part of the herd moving around at port, we like being off on our own). This was our 16th cruise and we had always said that we have never had a bad cruise. We still haven't, although this cruise is likely our least favorite of all of the cruises we have taken to date. It was a good cruise, ...
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Sail Date: December 2011

Cabin Type: Deluxe Veranda 2B


Boring Cruise!!

Review for Celebrity Solstice to Transatlantic

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beachgirl5

First Time Cruiser

Age 60s

My husband and I have done multiple transatlantics but we have to admit that for the first time we were ready for the cruise to end. The ship and staff were for the most part lovely but the entertainment was sorely lacking. Each night about 11:00 the streets were rolled up, bars and casino were closed and everyone went to bed. Although the service was fabulous, the food in the dining room and ...
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Sail Date: November 2011


TRANSATLANTIC on the SOLSTICE...we had a GREAT time!!

Review for Celebrity Solstice to Transatlantic

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lifeizgr8

First Time Cruiser

Age 60s

This cruise was our third TA, and the best so far!! We had a great experience, but would like to see a few changes! Our cabin was wonderful (with one major flaw, to describe later), the food was "so-so", and the crew were all FANTASTIC!! We would definitely do this again, and will hopefully plan another TA in the near future!! I have read some feel TA's to be full of elderly, but I am almost ...
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Sail Date: November 2011

Cabin Type: Sky Suite 1


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