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Crystal Eastern Caribbean Cruise Reviews
Cruiser Rating
4.3
Very Good
8 reviews
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Classic Luxury Cruising
"My three sons just returned from a 7 day, pre Christmas, Caribbean cruise on Crystal Symphony. We had sailed on the same ship 18 months ago to Eastern Canada. On both voyages we have been impressed with the..."Read More
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10+ Cruises

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Classic Luxury Cruising

Review for Crystal Symphony to Caribbean - Eastern

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ItaliaCruiser75

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

My three sons just returned from a 7 day, pre Christmas, Caribbean cruise on Crystal Symphony. We had sailed on the same ship 18 months ago to Eastern Canada. On both voyages we have been impressed with the Crystal Experience. The line provides a traditional luxury cruise experience, which is very hard to find nowadays. I would give top marks to the great food and service on the ship. Every ...
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Sail Date: December 2015

Departure Port: Wellington

Cabin Type: Deluxe Stateroom with Large Picture Window

Traveled with children

35 Helpful Votes


Outstanding Service/Beautiful Ship

Review for Crystal Serenity to Caribbean - Eastern

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usualsuspect

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

This was our 5th Crystal cruise. As with our previous cruises, we were pleased with the cruise. On this cruise, my wife and I were accompanied by two of our adult children and they also had a wonderful cruise experience. The ship's staff generally provided outstanding service, particularly our cabin attendants, bar staff and pool service staff. The ship was beautifully maintained and, though ...
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Sail Date: January 2015

Departure Port: Wellington

Cabin Type: Penthouse with Verandah

1 Helpful Vote


Really terrible cruise - go if you want to get sick & get no help.

Review for Crystal Serenity to Caribbean - Eastern

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sarasotaguy

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

Embarkation was a horror. The ship was not docked where they told us- it was not at any terminal. We took about 15 or 20 minutes to locate the ship. There was no parking lot nearby. We had to drop off our luggage & park at a distant garage -hard to find. Then , there was no shuttle ( we were told there was ) so we had to take a taxi to the ship!! When we disembarked, the ship was, once again, not ...
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Sail Date: January 2015

Departure Port: Wellington

Cabin Type: Penthouse Suite with Verandah

31 Helpful Votes


First time Crystal

Review for Crystal Symphony to Caribbean - Eastern

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idlestrey

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

Having done in excess of 70 cruises over the years this was our first Crystal cruise. The crowd was very old - mainly 70s and 80s and 90s. The entertainment was excellent - always something to do, watch or listen to. The ship was good and clean. The staff was excellent - always helpful. The cabin outside was just about OK - not big but comfortable with a bath. The trips were expensive and ...
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Sail Date: November 2013

Departure Port: Riga

Cabin Type: Deluxe Stateroom with Large Picture Window (limited view)


One Fabulous Experience

Review for Crystal Symphony to Caribbean - Eastern

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Seafairer

First Time Cruiser

Age 70s

We’re so glad we decided to try Crystal, after many years with Silversea. This was a classic Crystal cruise: a leisurely 14 days, nice selection of ports, plenty of days at sea and all of the special activities that are among the line’s hallmarks. Our hopes were high. Would Crystal measure up to our best Silversea experiences? It did, indeed. And then some. The Crystal Symphony was docked at the ...
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Sail Date: November 2013

Departure Port: Riga


Disappointing Cruise

Review for Crystal Serenity to Caribbean - Eastern

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TxnAquarian

10+ Cruises

Age 40s

For Christmas 2012, I decided to return to Crystal after a 4-year break to try other lines. I had always said that nothing else at sea compares to Crystal. But this cruise was a disappointment. Too much smoking, no one to greet us on embarkation day, unmotivated staff. It really seems as if the once-great Crystal has fallen a few notches. This wasn't a bad cruise. The food was fabulous and we had ...
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Sail Date: December 2012

Departure Port: Wellington

102 Helpful Votes


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