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14 Europe Polarlys Europe Cruise Reviews

fredehorn avatar


1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Public areas don’t have enough seats, generally overpriced


Even in times of corona, where the ship is maximum 60% full, the seats in the public areas are not enough. I would not want to travel on this or similar ships when 100% of its capacity can be used. Looking at the ...
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Sail Date July 2020

Madradiant avatar


1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great cruise - highly recommended

I went on this cruise with my brother and his wife. We had always wanted to visit Norway and thought the winter cruise with the possibility of seeing the Northern Lights would be a great idea. We were not ...
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Sail Date February 2020

Peter P avatar

Peter P

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

The Hurtigruten Northern Lights Promise

The Hurtigruten Classic Round Voyage with the Northern Lights Promise, 24 March to 4 April 2019 on the ship Polarlys. Did we see the northern lights? That is a good question! Although we had some good daytime ...
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Sail Date March 2019

mdeweymarn avatar


1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Thoughts on our trip

We enjoyed our cruise very much. It was very good for the liver as alcohol prices were so high we hardly touched a drop, and given the Norwegian economy, the same can be said for all the excursions. However, having ...
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Sail Date January 2019

Bigdasher avatar


1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Exceeded all expectations - Flawless

Just returned from a 11 day Northern Lights voyage along the Norwegian coast to Kirkenes and back to Bergen - and it was mind blowing. I've returned relaxed, pampered and looking to book another cruise - with ...
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Sail Date January 2019

pfm309 avatar


2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Polarlys cruise nov ,18

see northern lights an cruise the fords did 12 day cruise with full board food was great for fish lovers but im a meat eater they gave me meat every nite at dinner was no problem thou some people didnt ask not ...
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Sail Date December 2018

dcw2212 avatar


1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Disappointing cruise

We chose this cruise for the Northern Lights but mother nature chose not to participate, which is nobodies fault & a chance you take. The disappointing part was the cost of excursions & drinks. We only did 1 ...
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Sail Date November 2018

andrewandneil avatar


1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

Poor quality service and standards from an opportunistic cruise operator!

We chose to travel on the Hurtigruten classic round trip 12 day voyage to see the coast of Norway, many ports of call and hopefully the northern lights. We were fully aware that the Ms Polarlys is a working ship ...
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Sail Date November 2018

Rose23 avatar


1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Worth every Pound.

Highly rated on other review sites. Looked unusual and good value at around £100 a day. (2018 prices). Turned out better than expected. All flights and transfers were included. Where else could you stop 66 times in ...
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Sail Date November 2018

mshulman avatar


1 Review Written

69 Helpful Votes

Easily Beat Our Expectations

I am certain there are many reviews of the Hurtigruten cruise from Bergen to Kirkenes - I will try to provide some more details than I have read online and to give some advice I could have used while traveling. ...
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Sail Date September 2016

marshhayden avatar


3 Reviews Written

21 Helpful Votes

Spring Awakening on Hurtigruten Polarlys

We left Bergen at 10.30pm just as the sun was setting - beautiful. Our cabin was small and compact with 2 single beds but there was plenty of cupboard space to fit all our clothes and cases. We found that we had ...
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Sail Date May 2014

ILoveScotland avatar


4 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Hurtrigruten Polarlys in Hunt of the Northern Lights

Thursday, March 7 Arrived a couple of days earlier so was over jet lag. I was part of a tour group so had some options for the cruise that were included in the price of the "tour." If I ever return (and I hope ...
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Sail Date March 2013

mediaman avatar


1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Hurtigruten Early Spring Cruise, Bergen to Bergen

I will place emphasis on the cruise portion. With a group reservation the tickets were waiting at the pier and we quickly boarded. Our cabin number was only then provided based on the chosen category. My cabin ...
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Sail Date April 2010

Fuertwaengler avatar


1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Fantastic panorama

We bordered at Kirkenes and embarked at Bergen. Before driving on board the luggage was taken off the car and brought to the cabin by ship staff. It is not possible to go to the car after it has been left on the ...
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Sail Date July 2010

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