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Cruise & Maritime Voyages Magellan Entertainment Cruises Cruise Reviews

Cruise & Maritime Voyages
Magellan
Destination
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

8

Very Good

1

Average

3

Poor

3

Terrible

5

Cruise type

Senior Cruises

119

Spring Break Cruises

33

First-Time Cruisers

25

Romantic Cruises

23

Entertainment Cruises

20

20 Cruise & Maritime Voyages Magellan Entertainment Cruises Cruise Reviews


Scott Fryer avatar

Scott Fryer

1 Review Written

15 Helpful Votes

The worst cruise ever

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Saw an online deal that looked like good value for money, learnt a lesson, you get what you pay for. Below are a few reasons I viewed CMV so lowly. 1. Departed 1 day late due to storms which is ok but to miss ...
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Sail Date February 2020


Mckay4 avatar

Mckay4

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

SHOCKING!

The noise in the cabin was dreadful. It was sold as a superior plus. Day and night, there was banging, rattling and what sounded like very loud power washing. These noises would would regularly shock us awake. ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Maghan

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Great cruise to the Baltics and St Petersburg

We wanted to visit the Baltics and chose this cruise because of the departure from Scotland having previously travelled on this ship to Iceland in 2017 also from Scotland . Embarkation quick and efficient cabin ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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Thejudge14u

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Good bad and ugly

we've just come back from majestic fjords with beautiful scenery and weather but alas was a disaster the ship was full the room was small uncomfortable and very noisy broken sleep with funnel next door ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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ElTeeCruise

4 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Fun way to take a look at a ship

My friend and I thought this would be a fun way to check out Cruise & Maritime's Magellan ship. Plus we thought it was a pretty good offer, £99 for dinner, a show, an overnight stay and breakfast the next day. We ...
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Sail Date December 2018


ThomasUK avatar

ThomasUK

3 Reviews Written

43 Helpful Votes

Fabulous Seven Nights on the Magellan

I don't usually write reviews for cruises but having travelled on the Magellan three times I feel the need to add some balance to all the negative reviews posted on this site. I've just come back from another great ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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TonyVernonSmith

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Unhealthy cruise to Iceland and Northern Lights

This was our sixth cruise, one of the previous ships also belonged to CMV, the Astor. The Astor was a lovely ship with the right number of passengers. We soon realised that most passengers on the Magellan had ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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Foodsnob 1977

1 Review Written

15 Helpful Votes

Did I get on the wrong cruise? With reading what was on Cruise Critic

Coach transfer We arrived at Victoria coach station, greeted by cruise and maritime representative. Suitcases were put on coach, We did not see them again, until they arrived outside cabin, Embarkation On ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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Christine Foston

1 Review Written

14 Helpful Votes

Wonderful cruise to the northern lights

We wanted a winter cruise to celebrate my 70th birthday. Having called into the co op travel agents in Lincoln ,this one was recommended to us by one of the cruise specialists.we couldn't have enjoyed it more! The ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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linaloe

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Rock The Boat 2017

An e mail dropped into my inbox with an exceptional offer 6 weeks before this cruise & it was the first time I had seen it advertised it just had to be done!! Suzie Quatro, Troggs, Manfreds, Animals, Slade, Big ...
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Sail Date September 2017


bandray avatar

bandray

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

A different kind of cruise.

This cruise was a charter for Cruiseco in Australia who hired it to host a Rock the Boat themed cruise 2017. We saw the advert in the supplement in our Saturday paper and although it seemed expensive for 7 days ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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holslover

4 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Very good overall

We were on the Rock the boat with Slade Suzi Quatro etc it was fantastic . Our 1st with cruise maritime and won't be the last spacious cabin 2 single beds not posh but comfortable the 3 bars were not too big so ...
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Sail Date September 2017


mmonro avatar

mmonro

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Rather have been on a raft

I chose this as it was a Maiden World Cruise and as such had a certain amount of expectations, one being that we didn't limp out of Tilbury without a fanfare, band or drink. Embarkation at Tilbury had boxes ...
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Sail Date January 2017


Ann Stanton avatar

Ann Stanton

1 Review Written

19 Helpful Votes

Fabulous cruise with good food and excellent entertainment

We chose this cruise because it sailed from Liverpool and what a send off we got, fantastic sail away party and it set the scene for the next 12 days. The ship was spotlessly clean, you could often see the crew ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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Usuzumiishi

1 Review Written

18 Helpful Votes

Disgraceful

My wife and I decided to try a cruise, just a short one from Tilbury to Amsterdam, Belgium and back. We were luck enough to have Royal Suite 01 on deck 11 - however that is where the luck started to run out... I ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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Triciamx5

1 Review Written

18 Helpful Votes

Treated really special

Second time on my birthday..the catering and waiting staff brought a sparkle birthday cake singing happy birthday...food was in plenty and of a very good standard and variety.. We could not fault our trip..I am a ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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sjw2411

1 Review Written

19 Helpful Votes

An honest and fair review... the pros and cons of the Magellan

Just returned from a 3 night cruise with my partner from london to amsterdam then onto antwerp. Overall, i had a wonderful holiday. In regards to some of the things I experienced on the ship, at times i was ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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seagirl50

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Good Cruise

I went on this ship Magellan For the first time Found it to be very clean Food was very good Cabins also good staff worked hard around the she ship Some passengers had Coughs awhile they were on-board ...
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Sail Date October 2016


poppies 39 avatar

poppies 39

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Although late due to correspondence with Cruise Maritime it needs to be said

We took this cruise as it was convenient to our home and needed a break. We have cruised for 20 years and have never experienced such a miserable cruise. 5 hours late in departing which we understand can't be ...
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Sail Date December 2015


Sharon50 avatar

Sharon50

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Poor customer service

Having cruised numerous times but never with Cruise and Maritime, we decided to try the overnight Christmas party night. The embarkation from Tilbury was excellent and quick. The cabin was standard and clean. The ...
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Sail Date December 2017


Magellan Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins3.03.7
Dining4.03.6
Entertainment3.03.1
Public Rooms4.03.6
Fitness Recreation4.03.1
Family1.02
Enrichment3.02.9
Service4.03.9
Value For Money5.03.5
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