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Copenhagen First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews

Cruise Line
Ship
Destination
Copenhagen

Traveler rating

Excellent

14

Very Good

11

Average

3

Poor

2

Cruise type

Family Cruises

422

Senior Cruises

251

Luxury Cruises

190

Romantic Cruises

185

First-Time Cruisers

30

30 Copenhagen First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews


sutrotower avatar

sutrotower

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Good for the ports visited

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After reading reviews that were not great on the Sun in the months after dry dock, leading up to our cruise, we were not expecting much. We wanted to see the Baltic capitals that this ship visited and that was our ...
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Sail Date June 2011


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markboise

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Excellent Norwegian Fjord Cruise

We did the Norwegian Fjord 7-day cruise, departing from Copenhagen, in May. This was our first cruise. We were pleased with everything. The food was excellent, the employees were genuinely friendly and the ship was ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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katharina

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Norwegian Star

This was our first cruise, so we did not know what to expect, but we are definitely going again. The best thing on board is the high quality and selection of the food. The service was fine and we never had to wait ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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coatimom

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Worst Cruise Ever

Started off finding that our fridge was plugged into the ONLY 110 outlet in our room. Our room steward tried to get something done, when he was not able he loaned us his own personal power strip from his room. ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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eatprayloveall

2 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

Amazing First Cruise, Suite Upgrade, and Beyond Imagination Good Time!

Being a newbie and having never cruised before, we got the royal treatment, family trip with three senior adult women who booked in an inside cabin, sisters had previously cruised so they were more skilled and knew ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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Pat Allen

1 Review Written

A Memory to Treasure

This cruise exceeded my expectations. The ship was elegant and beautiful--loved the way nature was incorporated in the decoration. The staff were friendly as well as helpful. The various types of music and food ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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federalexpress

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Better than expected

First timers (apart from a very brief taster cruise on Costa) in our 50's/60's and not really into the idea of cruising, but were attracted by the itinerary which covered mainly the Norwegian Fjords and Scotland. We ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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phindar

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

A cruise that will make feel 20 years older

I had a great experience. I cannot complain about the service or the amazing crew. However, I feel that this cruise did not target my age group. Ok... If you are 100 years old and you like bingo, this is for ...
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Sail Date July 2015


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oldroadpainter

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

First cruise.

We are just back from our first cruise, 7 days in the Baltic, on the MSC Sinfonia. Read some pretty bad reviews from other people so was a little anxious before we left, but it was really good. We had a very good ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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kalich

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Enjoyed Every Minute

My husband is 72 and I'm 68 and It was our first cruise. We enjoyed every minute of the cruise. The cabin was very nice and comfortable, although we were surprised that there were no shower caps, no body lotion and ...
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Sail Date May 2015


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MOB68

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Cruising Virgins

This was our first experience of cruisng and we were delighted. Our family of two adults and three children (13, 11, 7) have come back with so many fond memories of the whole holiday. We were apprehensive at first ...
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Sail Date July 2014


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jgray37000

3 Reviews Written

75 Helpful Votes

We are Regent fans forever, because of this cruise.

This cruise was our first...booked at the last minute as a "shake-down cruise" to familiarize ourselves with cruising prior to a 15-day cruise we had booked for Autumn. I chose Regent because of an ad in "Travel and ...
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Sail Date June 2014


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laboheme575

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Marina Baltic Odyssey 9/3/13-9/13/13 - Great weather, ports, company

Had sailed on Riviera, Marina's sister ship, last September in the Mediterranean. This cruise, which began in Copenhagen and visited Warnemunde, Germany (Berlin); Gdansk, Poland; Tallinn,Estonia; St. Petersburg, ...
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Sail Date September 2013


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MarshmallowsMom

1 Review Written

Great Itinerary, so-so cruise

As others have said, we took this cruise for the itinerary. Since it was our first cruise, we did not know what to expect. I booked our extra nights before & after the cruise in Copenhagen through the Radisson's ...
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Sail Date July 2013


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Sandy.h

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Costa Fortuna Norway's cruise - First timers very mixed impressions

I took a cruise on the Costa Fortuna departing from Copenhagen. She is 10 years old and looks her age. The good things: Size of the cabin was very convenient. Lots of cabinets and a large bed which was very ...
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Sail Date July 2013


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secondtimecruzer

3 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Meets our needs

I am 42, and DH is 47. We have been on one Regent Navigator cruise, one Silversea Silver Spirit cruise, and one Paul Gauguin cruise. I still consider us cruise newbies. We have specific needs as we are "quirky" at ...
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Sail Date June 2013


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Wahoo73

1 Review Written

Terrific destinations on an OK cruise ship.

My wife and I usually take a two-week vacation in May each year to celebrate our wedding anniversary. This year we chose to try for the first time a cruise, figuring that with destinations like Copenhagen, St. ...
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Sail Date May 2013


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DawgVoyager

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

A senior couple taking first-ever cruise

We are a senior couple who have done quite a bit of traveling, both domestic and international, but have largely traveled independently and had never taken a cruise. However, we were interested in seeing a bit of ...
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Sail Date July 2012


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Rob1eddy

3 Reviews Written

Our First Cruise

We are well traveled seniors. This was our first cruise because I always thought I would not like cruising. Would there be crowds and long lines, would I be bored? Norwegian's Freestyle seemed very appealing to me ...
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Sail Date September 2012


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Colin Fenwick

1 Review Written

First Time Cruising

Having looked at some of the reviews for Silver Cloud I was worried - talk of it needing complete refurbishment and not having a good range of wine and drinks to choose from and even some real criticism about the ...
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Sail Date June 2012


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MissyF3486

2 Reviews Written

Beautiful Baltics, Terrible Food

My boyfriend and I sailed on NCL's 9-night Baltic Capitals cruise on August 29th from Copenhagen. This was my 5th cruise, 4th on NCL (other non-NCL cruise was on Royal Caribbean), and it was his first cruise. We ...
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Sail Date August 2012


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rieknie

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

not that bad as people say!

first of all don't look at my English, I'm dutch speaking. well this was our first cruise and I was terrified because of all the bad reviews, but I got surprised! ( in a good way) ship : the ship is beautiful, ...
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Sail Date July 2012


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chileno first time cruise

1 Review Written

Fabulous first time experience aboard Emerald Princess

This eleven day tour of scandinavia and the baltic region with Princess was a great experience. All of our expactations were met and exceeded. Pre cruise concerns...sea sickness, lack of interest in drinking, ...
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Sail Date May 2012


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9nj

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Kate and Jerry's Emerald Princess Baltic cruise.

From August 9th to 20th we took our first cruise and it was just fabulous, fabulous to the point that we are now planning a European river cruise for next summer. The Emerald Princess was a beautiful ship which ...
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Sail Date August 2011


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pedro3gb

1 Review Written

Hooked!!

My wife has never fancied a cruise. She was seasick on the Isle of Man ferry. However, so many of our friends have talked about how much they enjoyed theirs I managed to persuade her. I did listen to stories of ...
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Sail Date July 2011


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