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Crystal San Francisco Cruise Reviews

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Cape Town penguins
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Like an aging starlet, she's had "work" done and looks great

Review for Crystal Symphony to Pacific Coastal

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Balliett
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

We chose this cruise for the itinerary. We're a couple of a certain age. Second Crystal cruise, dozens of other cruises over the decades. Our cruise Beijing to Hong Kong in 2015 was my favorite cruise ever. Cabin: Outside window on deck 7. Balconies were all booked when we signed up. No upsell offer unlike last time. Cabin was clean and well taken care of. Ship must have sailed ...
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Sail Date: June 2019

Cabin Type: Deluxe Stateroom with Large Picture Window


Elegant ship with wonderful service

Review for Crystal Symphony to Pacific Coastal

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jennas6514
2-5 Cruises • Age 50s

This was my first Crystal Cruise and my second ocean cruise. I was charmed and amazed by the lovely ship (Crystal Symphony) and especially the service. I couldn't sit down anywhere without someone popping up within the minute asking if they could bring me something. The pool deck (Deck 11) was blissfully uncrowded with comfortable seating and plenty of throws to wrap up in on a cold day (and this ...
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Sail Date: June 2019

Cabin Type: Deluxe Stateroom with Verandah


Wonderful, but a llittle slippage since the drydock

Review for Crystal Symphony to Panama Canal & Central America

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calliopecruiser
6-10 Cruises • Age 50s

This is my 4th Crystal cruise, my 3rd on the Symphony, and it was wonderful in so many ways. I love the Symphony, because it is luxurious but casual (I feel like I can take my shoes off and put my feet up on the couch to read), and carries a nice amount of passengers (about 750-ish) - not too few that I see the same people everywhere, but not too many that I feel crowded or anonymous. I was ...
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Sail Date: August 2018

Cabin Type: Deluxe Stateroom with Large Picture Window


Luxury Luxury Luxury!

Review for Crystal Symphony to Panama Canal & Central America

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Bellalicious
10+ Cruises • Age 50s

We chose Crystal Cruises because of the Panama Canal itinerary (so we can tick it off the bucket list) and the Luxury Cruise Experience. Crystal was recommended to us by a friend (who is a travel agent) we met on a non-luxury cruise in 2012 and she said Crystal is one of the best. So we checked off a few ticks on the bucket list. The ship Symphony was beautiful. The accommodations were very well ...
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Sail Date: August 2018

Cabin Type: Deluxe Stateroom with Verandah


Excellent and Relaxing

Review for Crystal Symphony to Pacific Coastal

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bjthompson831
2-5 Cruises • Age 30s

This cruise was chosen for a family trip by my parents who are big fans of Crystal. They had a larger stateroom with a butler and we had more basic accommodations. It actually worked out well because their room became the default hang out space for afternoon canapés and card games. It was a budget friendly way to give everyone a private space to see each other. Our cabin and veranda were well ...
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Sail Date: July 2018

Cabin Type: Penthouse with Verandah


What a fabulous cruise!

Review for Crystal Symphony to Hawaii

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PrincessVictoria22
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

When I saw that this Hawaiian cruise (on my favorite ship, no less!) was to depart from and return to San Francisco (my home), I was delighted. The cruise turned out to be my favorite one ever. I travel solo, as I like to have my own cabin, and I always make new friends onboard. Crystal is the best cruise line for solo travelers, charging FAR less than the 200% most of the others charge. I ...
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Sail Date: July 2018

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


First time on Serentiy; looking forward to the next!

Review for Crystal Serenity to Pacific Coastal

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May B
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

In the past 20 years, my husband and I have been fortunate enough to take 29 cruises, with 26 of them in the space of the past 11 years. We've been on a wide variety of cruise lines, from the most basic up to the deluxe Azamara and Oceania (one each). Crystal is the only luxury line we've taken, and so far we've done one on Symphony and now this one on Serenity. Our ship overnighted in San ...
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Sail Date: June 2016


A Test Cruise Leads To Crystallization

Review for Crystal Serenity to Pacific Coastal

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MightyQuinn
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

We just returned from our first Crystal cruise, a quick 6-nite voyage from San Francisco to Vancouver. Crystal had been on our radar for a while and we thought this would be an excellent opportunity to do a test cruise before committing to a longer voyage. By way of background, we've been cruising for over 20 years. In the beginning we sailed HAL almost exclusively and then moved onto Oceania ...
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Sail Date: June 2016

Cabin Type: Deluxe Stateroom with Verandah


CRYSTAL EXCELLENCE

Review for Crystal Serenity to Alaska

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Namster
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

Travelled alone with a couple. It was my first Crystal experience - every single bite of food was superb... they had 3 specialty restaurants in addition to the Main Dining. The service was excellent - all details were attended to. I am now totally "crystalized"! The enrichment lectures were excellent, as was the entertainment. In particular I very much enjoyed PERRY GRANT entertainment - he is ...
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Sail Date: June 2016


This Crystal is Cloudy

Review for Crystal Serenity to South Pacific

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oldmangamer
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

Our previous positive cruising experience on another all-inclusive line led us to book this trip. Neither of us had been to Hawaii before for pleasure; Gerry had been there on business. We had experienced several sea days in a previous cruise, so we were prepared for the down time Embarkation was smooth and professional. Using the website to book our shore excursions and to complete all data ...
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Sail Date: May 2016


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