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Dubai Senior Cruises Cruise Reviews

Cruise Line
Ship
Destination
Dubai

Traveler rating

Excellent

13

Very Good

20

Average

17

Poor

17

Terrible

7

Cruise type

Family Cruises

105

Senior Cruises

74

Luxury Cruises

58

Repositioning Cruises

52

Romantic Cruises

42

74 Dubai Senior Cruises Cruise Reviews


Canmerican avatar

Canmerican

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Disappointment

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We choose this itinerary because it sailed to Asia where we've never been. The timing (end of January, 2020 to February 2020) was perfect. We'd never been on Cunard even though we've cruised many times. We chose ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Sussex Duo

13 Reviews Written

65 Helpful Votes

16 consecutive days at sea around the Indian Ocean

We booked a cruise from Dubai to Cape Town on the Norwegian Spirit because it had an interesting itinerary but, after just 3 stops, we ended up with 16 consecutive days at sea. During embarkation we were ...
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Sail Date March 2020


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Juan Diego

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

YOU GET WHAT YOU PAY

We bought a package from the same Pullmantur company, it included the round air ticket from Madrid, the price was incredible cheap! From Dubai airport they drove us directly to the cruise port , the check in was ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Janda7

14 Reviews Written

182 Helpful Votes

A lovely jewel !

We are a retired couple who enjoy cruising to interesting places. We had never been on the Jewel, but have been on several ships within the fleet. On arriving in Dubai, we stayed for a few nights pre cruise. Our ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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natalyakor99

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Overview

There was a suggestion to buy this [articular cruise and I liked the list of cities to visit, so I bought it. In overall, I enjoyed the cruise! There was a pleasant surprise - I got a cabin with a window! Cabin ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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gettinold

20 Reviews Written

126 Helpful Votes

What no lobster ?

We took this cruise mainly due to the fact that the package Royal Caribbean was offering two nights post cruise stay at the Atlantis the Palms in Dubai. It seemed like a nice way to end the cruise The ship is ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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gilpier

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Ok cruise but...

After all previous cruises we sailed, we select this one since it had an appropriate itinerary for us. Our cabin was well kept throughout the cruise. Excursion Destination Staff did a good job. Reception desk ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Quintiles

5 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

Poorly organised ship

Too big, too many people and badly organized. From the moment you have your cruise card in the terminal you are pestered to buy this package and that package. The ship is stunning but the staff need more training in ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Oldtony77

7 Reviews Written

48 Helpful Votes

Azamara regular

The Gulf has been on our bucket list for quite a while. We have frequently stopped over at DXB but never before been outside the airport. It was certainly worth while! Service aboard was typically Azamara, ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Bunnies18

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Last leg of world cruise 2019

The cruise line P&O Cruises is a British cruise line, a constituent of the Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company. P&O Cruises claim to be the oldest cruise line in the world. Its predecessor company ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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maxx

3 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Disappointing on board but itinerary on the whole very good.

We read the negative reviews prior to booking. I really don't take much notice of them. How wrong we were. We booked because of the itinerary, lots of places we wanted to visit.Not much to add to many other ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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dorothymay

1 Review Written

32 Helpful Votes

1st cruise and probably last boring boring boring

This was my 1st cruise and probably last. Entertainment and lectures uninspiring. Woman who gave lecture of forensics looks like just fell out of bed. 1 night had singer in Schooner bar competing with Spectrum big ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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Senior Single

16 Reviews Written

82 Helpful Votes

A beautiful ship with great staff.

My friend and I booked this cruise last year while on MSC Seaside. I had been to most of the Far East ports, but my travel friend, Judy, had not seen them. We flew from Tampa to Toronto and on to Dubai enjoying ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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carmau61

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Nice Ship but the person who designed the gym never went to a gym in his life ..

I did choose because of the itinerary as not many cruises have port of calls in India. I have cruised on Ovation of the seas before , same Quantum class , and i like the Spectrum of the seas choice of colours and ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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MaureenDownUnder

1 Review Written

23 Helpful Votes

European passengers not considered

This was our 50th wedding anniversary and wanted to see Dubrovnik, the excursion was 49eu pp and was advertised for 4 hrs duration was only 3 hrs and at night only saw the main street in the old town. Excursions ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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normadams

4 Reviews Written

35 Helpful Votes

No need for the whingeing

If you are a regular browser of this site then you would have known what to expect with Oceana so there is no need to whinge. SHIP-It is ageing but most of the public areas are in tip top condition. ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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gaglione7

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Costa downfalls

Chosen this cruise line because of the itinerary offered and being an Italian passport holder I did believe to be proud of the italian hospitality offered and convinced friends to join on the Costa Mediterranea. A ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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GeoffWCollins

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

7 Night Middle East Cruise

Great theater shows not advertised on daily planner!?. Reasonable food. Over 40 nationalities but all pleasant if not a bit excitable! Watch your account! Service charges 10 Euros a day but cancelled ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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caz26

5 Reviews Written

27 Helpful Votes

Never again with P & O

Chose this cruise because of destination, (Arabian Gulf) and the warm weather. The guests were mostly retired, and talking to many of them, only sailed with P & O, never anyone else, "because P & O are the best". ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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Going places 2

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Pullmantur is different and offers a good service

Had the pleasure of travelling in the Arabian Gulf on MV Horizon, it was outstanding even though the ship is 30 years old it is still a good ship and the service is exceptional, food very good , service great and ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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Two 2 Tango

19 Reviews Written

122 Helpful Votes

Last minute bargain

We had only just come home from a Christmas cruise on Sinfonia and had a great time, by chance I was browsing the MSC site and found this cruise from Dubai flying out from the UK on Emirates at a price for a balcony ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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GEC744

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Very enjoyable trip

We joined Discovery at Dubai and left from Langkawi. We did not experience the long stay in Dubai and problems experienced by the passengers already on board - we did have an extra day at sea and missed out Mumbai ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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angiegerievans

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Middle East Tour

We chose this cruise due to the amount of new boxes we were able to tick ✅ Although we’ve spent time in Dubai before this offered overnight stays in Oman and other unusual destinations. The ship has had a ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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In need of Sun

3 Reviews Written

19 Helpful Votes

Go on this cruise for the right reasons and you will be really pleased

Go on this cruise for the ports, not for the cruise ship experience. This should not be anyone’s first cruise. This is a cruise for adventurous, experienced cruisers. Let me explain what I mean. This is not ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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Brigitte1957

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Interesting destinations and value for money

My girlfriend and I chose this cruise because of the destination. We usually don't cruise large ships, but decided to give it a try. We booked the Fantastica package, which included 12 drink vouchers per person ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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