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Very Good

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Average

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Singles Cruises

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38 Cruise & Maritime Voyages Singles Cruises Cruise Reviews


Meka3256 avatar

Meka3256

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Gluten Free solo traveller

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This was my 2nd time with CMV. I chose this cruise due to the itinerary and price. I am happy to travel on any cruise ship with any company, and would usually chose by itinerary and price (specifically solo ...
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Sail Date March 2020


JaseY avatar

JaseY

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Very Mixed Feelings - more negative then positive

I chose the cruise V014 - Broome & Treasures of the North because of the destinations of the cruise. BIG MISTAKE - we visited Geraldton on the Monday after leaving Fremantle on the Sunday, I prebooked a tour of ...
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Sail Date February 2020


DrBobQA avatar

DrBobQA

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Yuck!

I picked the cruise for the itinerary and have learned the hard way the ship is much more important than where you're going. This is my 7th cruise with 6 cruise lines, so I have a basis for comparison The ship ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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KeithyJB

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Great ship, fantastic crew.

Have sailed with CMV before on Magellan and really enjoyed it, wanted to see St Petersburg so booked the Baltic tour. Embarkation was a dream, I was on in ten minutes from walks no in the door. Food on board was ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Wendywoodles

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

I had an absolute blast!

I chose this cruise for a couple of reasons - I wanted to go to Norway (and none of my friends did!), I wanted a UK departure and, I wanted a smaller ship. I also have rheumatoid arthritis, hence why I preferred not ...
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Sail Date July 2019


corokia avatar

corokia

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Poor plumbing

The staff were mostly lovely, helpful and willing. Though it was difficult to communicate with some as their English was poor. The trips were reasonably well organised, pity that the Scilly isles had to be ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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josiedelieu

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

Cruise termination

While on a majestic fjords cruise and leaving Amsterdam we hit a foreign object on a initial inspection and short delay we had the all clear to carry on but never got to Norway, around half way the boat developed a ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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Timski

3 Reviews Written

38 Helpful Votes

Festive Christmas at Sea

The Christmas Cruise on MV Columbus proved to be unpredictable but enjoyable. On the day prior to departure, I received a text and phone call from CMV advising of a change to the embarkation. The ship was now to ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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kimothyk

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Columbus

I chose this cruise because I always wanted to visit Norway.Also I was travelling alone and had never been on a cruise before. I had an qbsolutely marvellous time. I came home fitter and healthier (and I never used ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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Deb jordan

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Worst ship ever been on

We chose it for the destination The food was awful 2* is being generous. The breakfast was the same very day greasy hard bacon cheap nasty sausage never changed . Every day was a stir fry or some obscure meat like ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Chrishanwell

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Surprisingly good!

We chose this cruise because of the itinerary. We have done about 10 cruises altogether with Royal Caribbean, P & O and Thomson. This particular one seemed to be interesting, we choose first by Ports of Call then ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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F. Bakkes

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

Wrong and Right

Worldcruise Amsterdam-Amsterdam early Jan.-early May 2018. What went right is too much to mention. What went wrong is too much to mention. This is sad for the staff that did their work the right way, e.g. my ...
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Sail Date January 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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Gilberdyke Mickey

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

MV Magellan, round the world maiden cruise, 120 nights. Sailed from Tilbury UK.6

Cruise and Maritime. MV Magellan, round the world maiden cruise, 120 nights. Sailed from Tilbury UK. I joined the Magellan, on the 5th of January 2017. I have previoulsy sailed with Holland America, and ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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Highlandl8dy35

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Good for singles who like traditional cruising

I was actually on the Baltic cruise 10/8/17 but for some reason cant choose that date. Very few cruise lines offer single cabins at a reasonable cost (+25%) or sail from Northern Ports (I live in Scotland) - CMV ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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scenery lover

2 Reviews Written

16 Helpful Votes

Loved every minute

I chose this cruise because I'd wanted to see Shetland for ages. Embarkation was extremely smooth and fuss free, as was disembarkation a week later. I thought Columbus was really beautiful. My cabin (single, ...
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Sail Date August 2017


Timski avatar

Timski

3 Reviews Written

38 Helpful Votes

Days of sun, fun and superb food on Columbus

‘Columbus’ sailed to Gibraltar, the Canary Islands, Madeira and Lisbon from Tilbury on 11th August and whilst I’m sure that there will be those that will find something to moan about, if you cruise with CMV ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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violot

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Cruise good value.............. Shore excursions let this flagship down.

This cruise was chosen as it included 2 days in St Petersburg. The Church on the Spilled blood has been on my bucket list for a long time. Embarkation was a little disorganised, but everyone was very nice, ...
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Sail Date July 2017


alsuffolk avatar

alsuffolk

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Cannot understand low ratings

Chose this cruise after friends recommended M V Columbus. Had cruised on Marco Polo about 8 years ago and was not very impressed, Columbus is a lovely ship and gave a much better experience. Worst point is the ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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AlanRobarts

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Old ship and poor food

Chose the Cruise because I could board at Liverpool. I was very disappointed with the poor choice of food in Raffles buffet at breakfast and lunchtime. It was very difficult to find a seat to eat a meal since it is ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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degxx1

1 Review Written

20 Helpful Votes

Definitely has potential but a work in progress

Decided to try CMV and Columbus as now I am single they seem to offer favourable deals. A taster cruise seemed to hit the mark. This was Columbus inaugural cruise for CMV and whilst I think it has great ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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gadabout girl

1 Review Written

21 Helpful Votes

Cruise nightmare

A ship not fit for travel especially on such a long cruise. I have disembarked early in Malta. After a disasterous first month it did not really get any better. It became a ferry for bargain hunters to fill ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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joseph medona christy

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Dining service experience was excellent...rest of everything was average.

The embarkation process was very quick and easy which was appreciated after a very long journey. Our cabin was clean and tidy but thought the balcony was small.[little bit noisy] The ship was bigger then any ...
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Sail Date December 2016


markus9 avatar

markus9

1 Review Written

15 Helpful Votes

Fantastic cruise on a classic ship

Just came back from a fantastic short trip around Ireland on the marco polo, Ive cruised with 4 different lines before and marco polo is by far my favourite. It really does offer a unique experience that you never ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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Amanda73

1 Review Written

30 Helpful Votes

CMV - don't book if you're under 60!

I chose this cruise as it visited some great cities: Copenhagen, Warnemunde, Tallin, St Petersburg, Helsinki and Stockholm, I booked through Solos holidays so I would have other solo travellers to have dinner with. ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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