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Traveler rating

Excellent

29

Very Good

11

Average

9

Poor

12

Terrible

7

Cruise type

Senior Cruises

321

First-Time Cruisers

75

Entertainment Cruises

69

Spring Break Cruises

68

Family Cruises

60

68 Cruise & Maritime Voyages Spring Break Cruises Cruise Reviews


Ms Rolf avatar

Ms Rolf

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Great first time cruise

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The Marco Polo is an old ship but she's been lovingly looked after. She's kept spotlessly clean by the staff. The cabin we had (for 3 people) was a little small (I had the top "bunk") but again it's clean and ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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LizW1234

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Cruising But Not As You Know It

We wanted a taste of river cruising so this seemed ideal. Embarkation at Poole was quick however a little back to front, you picked up your cruise card at the port, then got on the ship to "check in", have passports ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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davidshepherd2203

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Wonderful staff. Exceeded expectations

I have always wanted to visit Tasmania and this cruise was advertised at a reasonable rate in the Sunday Mail. As this is the final voyage from Australia of the Astor I was not expecting much. We were ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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RQ48

3 Reviews Written

31 Helpful Votes

Bears treat 2018

We decided on a cruise around Britain departing on the 7th April for my partners birthday on the 19th when we returned home .I have to say we were very- very disappointed with every aspect except the cabin as it ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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Lorna van Zyl

2 Reviews Written

41 Helpful Votes

Not the advertised Itinerary

I booked because I wanted to go to the Scilly Isles. The other stops also looked good. My daughter wanted to re-visit Guernsey. The five ports all held interest for us. When we got on board I noticed a leaflet ...
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Sail Date March 2018


crafty gran avatar

crafty gran

3 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Wonderful service.

I have to agree with ThomasUK. We have also just returned from trip to Fjords, sailing from Newcastle. From embarkation, very quick, to leaving, the staff were efficient, cheerful and helpful. Our cabin steward was ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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pixieears999

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Chasing the Arora Borealis

Chose this ship and cruise because I didn't want to holiday on a ship that held thousands! Was my first cruise on a larger ship, having only done river cruises, so was a bit apprehensive, but once embarked, ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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Buoyancyboy

1 Review Written

A Spring Break on MS Marco Polo (CMV) was a Hit!

We chose this because were desperate for a post winter break. We have been the Marco Polo several times.It's not huge but comfortable and easy to find your way around. I love bigger ships because of having more to ...
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Sail Date April 2014


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lornao

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Relaxing

My first ever cruise and I chose a 3 nighter. We had a day in Amsterdam and a day in Antwerp. The ship is just amazing. It is so clean everywhere. We had a room with a view! and a kettle. The room was spotless ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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Doings

2 Reviews Written

27 Helpful Votes

First time CMV, maybe last

Round Uk for Scottish ports especially Ullapool, my grandmother s origin was our reason for the trip, our first CMV out 16 cruises. Lack of information bugged me starting with parking,we unloaded cases at the ...
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Sail Date June 2017


Huggsy avatar

Huggsy

1 Review Written

19 Helpful Votes

Wouldn't Recommend

My husband and I chose this cruise not just for its itinerary and reasonable cost but for the convenience of the return trip from Liverpool; disembarkation went smoothly but we were surprised our hand luggage was ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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pennwood

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Magellan

A good value cruise, but Tilbury was rather disorganised for embarkation especially as previously we had experienced Newcastle which was excellent. The ship is small enough to navigate where one needs to get to ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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mary hall

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Amazing Cruise

We chose this cruise as the port is not too far away from where we live, my husband has been on the sister ship Discovery, no longer in operation. Food was excellent Staff were always on top form. Excellent cruise, ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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Asfordby

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Better than expected

We booked this cruise on a 2 for 1 deal, and the attractive cruise itinerary ticked several boxes on our bucket list..(Tresco, Sark, Honfleur and Monets garden at Giverny.) We are aged 56 and 65.Extremely easy to ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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rjhoward

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Long awaited break

Embarkation was to say the least chaotic, headless chickens come into mind. However we got on board and started our holiday. Have cruised before and this was the worst, not bad however and had we not cruised ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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Spirit in the sky

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Chaotic mismanaged voyage CMV

Use this cruise line at you peril. The only good point was the cabin porter and the fairly good food. The rest was a total shambles myself and other passengers complaining that rooms allocated on check were not ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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Rural Rider

1 Review Written

19 Helpful Votes

A value for money cruise with interesting ports of call.

This cruise offered the opportunity to visit parts of the British Isles which are normally expensive or difficult to get to and the visits ashore were the best part of the holiday. The Astoria (formerly the ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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Halbear

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Great staff, poor very poor food

She is an old boat but appears to be well maintained by the crew cabins shabby but sheak house keeping,bar staff and the waiting team servicing the evening in the Waldorf restaurant top notch however the Evining ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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acousticsolo

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Majestic Fjords and A-Dam for beginners

I joined my wife on this cruise as she had wanted for some time to go on a Scndinavian cruise. It was my first time in the wonderful coty of Amsterdam and I was glad I had waited. A-dam is a city for adults and it ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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all at sea !

2 Reviews Written

17 Helpful Votes

Frail elderly abound; engine & wave noise

We chose this cruise because we liked the itinerary. Age group 60 - 90 years of age. Very elderly frail clientele - not a good combination with rough seas so we were greeted with 2 ambulances on the dockside at ...
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Sail Date April 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


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Spysmum

31 Reviews Written

342 Helpful Votes

A glimpse into the cruises of the past! ( ASTORIA. is the renamed Azores)

We chose a taster 3 night cruise on this venerable ship out of curiosity .Astoria is the oldest cruise ship, built in 1946, with quite a history to her name . ( other than the luxury yacht Sea cloud) and the chance ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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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


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HughDSys

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

The train ride up the Flam Railway was an experience I will remember forever.

We chose this cruise because we had always wanted to visit the Norwegian Fjords. We got a buy one get one free offer. The facilities on the ship were excellent. It was all very clean. The food choice was amazing and ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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agathachristiefan

6 Reviews Written

29 Helpful Votes

Great cruise, but needed your sea legs.

Cruise to Iceland on Magellan. As usual really enjoyed it and met some very nice people on board. Sadly there were the usual moaners, mostly about the food. If I have any criticism personally, it might have been ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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