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Cruise & Maritime Voyages Magellan Cruise Reviews for Senior Cruises to Europe - British Isles & Western

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Magellan
British Isles & Western Europe
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Very Good

10

Average

14

Poor

10

Terrible

4

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10 Cruise & Maritime Voyages Magellan Cruise Reviews for Senior Cruises to Europe - British Isles & Western


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capmat

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Poor ship, but a great itinerary cut short

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We chose this cruise for Iceland, and the Scottish islands. Overall, the itinerary was great, and from this perspective we loved the cruise. The weather was definitely against us, though, and some extremely rough ...
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Sail Date March 2020


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Suem21

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

First and probably only time on a cruise

We were a family group of six, siblings and spouses, and for all of us a first time. It seemed good value but you’ll pay hefty prices for services, drinks and excursions so be cautious about your budget. ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Lelldorian

1 Review Written

Old ship, poor quality

Lots of hours of boredom. The ship is very old and has "out of service" signs in several services and machines. Entertainig activities are unatended "meetings" mostly and the shows are quite poor and focused on old ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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rosepetal_irl

3 Reviews Written

22 Helpful Votes

OK but not for us

We chose this cruise as it was departing from Dublin so no flying needed for us! We had 2 wheelchair users with myself and my husband. Embarkation We arrived in plenty of time. Only downside is the port has ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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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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brother_unknown

8 Reviews Written

15 Helpful Votes

Distinctly 3rd rate

Cruise circumnavigated Iceland. Magellen is a partially refurbished Carnival ship. Passengers mainly elderly Brits and Scots. Artwork in corridors is excellent. Library consists of Carnival passengers' castoffs. ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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LevenBob

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

From nowhere to nowhere else

I chose this ship because she was sailing from Dundee (not on this websites list of ports) to Iceland,the Faroes ,Orkney and Shetland (again not on this website's radar). That in itself was a mistake because the ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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Mike Bakall

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Old and Overcrowded

This is a lovely Little boat. At 46,000 tons it is towards the top of the Small category. For a vessel of this size the cabin quality is good (4/5), but it is a little crowded. This was now our 12th cruise and ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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4227Jan

1 Review Written

Autumn Gardens Cruise

We only booked this cruise because we both wanted to see Jersey and Guernsey, unfortunately that didn't happen. We choice to park at tilbury and this was a brilliant service the staff at the car park were very ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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Dennis cousins

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Service run down for the early winter

We knew someone who had enjoyed a Seine river cruise from Newcastle on the Fred Olsen line and they had enjoyed it immensely. So when this cruise came up with C & M and sailing from Liverpool we jumped at the chance ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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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