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Cruise & Maritime Voyages Magellan Cruise Reviews for Senior Cruises to the Canary Islands

Cruise & Maritime Voyages
Magellan
Canary Islands
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

2

Very Good

5

Average

2

Poor

4

Terrible

5

Cruise type

Senior Cruises

18

Romantic Cruises

3

Spring Break Cruises

3

Group and Theme Cruises

2

Entertainment Cruises

2

18 Cruise & Maritime Voyages Magellan Cruise Reviews for Senior Cruises to the Canary Islands


Bakkio avatar

Bakkio

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Old ship airco smells, unstable ship

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We were looking for a cruise around X'mas time and the New Year, so the cmv Magellan to Madeira Cape Verdes Canary Iles seemed OK. We embarked in Amsterdam and soon found out that the average age of the ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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Philrowland80

2 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Christmas cruise to Cape Verde and the Canaries

The cruise had an appealing itinerary together with the opportunity for Christmas in a warmer climate. The cost was at the lower end. I believe we had value for money. The Magellan visited Amsterdam, Vigo, Lisbon, ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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jbooth

4 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Oh the 'Famous Magellan Cough'

Where do I start… As with our previous cruise on Magellan, we lost count how many times the toilets failed to flush. This time there was also a stench of raw sewage in the cabin corridors and in some public ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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Eurovisionfan

9 Reviews Written

117 Helpful Votes

Definitely no fur and big knickers - great, comfy Xmas/New Year cruise!

This is our third time with CMV, and the second time we’ve been on the Magellan. The value for money is outstanding, and we thoroughly enjoyed it. Some of our fellow passengers obviously went on the cruise ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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Ogdengrove

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Dirty toilet seats /cold cabins & decks

This is a cruise I will not repeat the ship was uncomfortable the air con was far too cold The bistro restaurant was very dificult to get a seat and the food was not good too cap my Trip the ship had 8 deaths . ...
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Sail Date January 2016


blackjack50 avatar

blackjack50

1 Review Written

27 Helpful Votes

Think twice.

this was my wife and I first Cruise and we were both really looking forward to it,embarkation went smoothly and we were soon under way. We were assigned a table for dinner along with three other couples.The food was ...
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Sail Date October 2016


HCWilson avatar

HCWilson

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Excellent and Enjoyable

On a previous cruise with Cruise and Maritime (Marco Polo) we found the service and the attitude of all staff friendly and helpful. food was good and the general atmosphere pleasant and accommodating. The ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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Lainyday

1 Review Written

14 Helpful Votes

Great Cruise

We have recently returned from a cruise from TILBURY to the Canary Is. Lisbon Gib and Madeira on the Magellen. All up, I suppose the whole thing prob cost about £1000pp to include upgraded inside cabin, drinks ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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Graham L

1 Review Written

28 Helpful Votes

A Cruise Line to Forget

Just before our Cruise, we received the final documents from CMV and noted our Cabin had been changed from 5092 to 7188, a choice no one would freely make. I rung CMV and despite protesting they refused to change ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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Methersham

1 Review Written

30 Helpful Votes

Low Expectations, Wonderful Results

I will not re-state the title because we had a wnderful cruise. The food was excellent, the crew were excellent and the entertainment was excellent. The itinerary was as expected and enjoyable. The weather was as ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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marchie1053

3 Reviews Written

88 Helpful Votes

Magellan Cruise; Great Holiday at a Great Price

Introduction: This was our first CMV cruise and was booked after a disappointing Xmas 2015 & New Year cruise to the same destination with a competitor cruise line. We booked with CMV and then read the earlier ...
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Sail Date March 2016


PattieJ avatar

PattieJ

3 Reviews Written

23 Helpful Votes

What a disgrace

I have read and fully endorse what my fellow sufferers said about the Magellan.It was an unforgettable disaster, We are seasoned cruisers (450 nights on various cruise ships) but never experienced a ship like this ...
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Sail Date December 2015


malkey avatar

malkey

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Never Again with CMV

I don't think I have to say much about this xmas/new year cruise, most has been said from previous reviews. It was a total disappointment, all comments previously written are 100% accurate, our cabin steward ( ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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Opinionatedme

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Christmas and New Year cruise

What a disappointment, first port of call should have been Gibraltar, it was Antwerp. The reason for this change wasn't believed by anyone and as a result, we didn't go to Lanzarote. The food in the Waldorf was ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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TeeHeeHee

2 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

A Mixed Bag

We have cruised with CMV before so know, more or less, what to expect although this was our first time on Magellan. December 22 started with an early morning telephone call to advise the ship had encountered bad ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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Chris+Sue

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Voyage of Hell

Our first and last voyage on Magellan! We booked this cruise to enjoy Xmas at sea,how wrong we were, 6 hour delay at Tilbury then into bad weather not there problem. For the first nine days the food in the ...
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Sail Date December 2015


Jackie Cameron avatar

Jackie Cameron

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

A wonderful time

This was our second cruise on Magellan this year. It is an older type ship as the brochure states and is not "the all singing and dancing" type of vessel but a comfortable, clean and friendly way to cruise. Despite ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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mr mrs Lucas

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Canary Isles, 23rd October to 7th November 2015

We have just returned from our 1st cruise on Magellan. We had a wonderful time. We have cruised many times with PO and Thompsons . But have to say that this was a wonderful cruise. Ship was kept very clean. Food ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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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