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Thomson Montego Bay Cruise Reviews

Marella Cruises
Ship
Destination
Montego Bay

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Excellent

44

Very Good

31

Average

16

Poor

13

Terrible

11

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115 Thomson Montego Bay Cruise Reviews


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Stpaulsdrive

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Poor service and food. Ports of call not good choice

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Poor food. Poor service. Poor entertainment . Ship not as good as others in Marella Fleet. Not enough staff on bars. Waiters stood around chatting. Waiters telling me it isn't my job to serve on this area. It's ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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QBDAVE1

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Good Value

First our Profile Canadian...57 and 67 years old/regular cruisers (15 cruises between Carnival, RC, NCL and Celebrity in the last 10 years)…. first time Marella Room - Excellent well serviced/clean 7th floor ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Quintiles

5 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

Very friendly ship

Flew Glasgow to Montego Bay. Arrived on the ship with no problems. Booked a balcony cabin allocated 6154, sorry to say there was an electricity substation behind a door adjacent to our cabin. The noise was 24/7 so ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Stockport cruiser

4 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

A ship that suits us

We have been regular cruisers for a few years now, and have sailed with most of the big operators. We are recent converts to Marella and have just enjoyed a two week trip on the Caribbean on the Discovery 2. We ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Mary Kathryn

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Great itinerary, average ship

We booked this cruise last minute via Sunwing Vacations in Canada, primarily for the itinerary - especially the 2 day stop in Havana Cuba. As well, the very good price for the cruise included flight, taxes, ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Misc Zoho

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Fabulous Hogmanay

We spent the 2 weeks around New Year on this ship and were very impressed. They did a great job of the Hogmanay Party one of the best I have been to. Great Night. We will be back! Staff on the ship are 5*. I ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Brian72813

2 Reviews Written

38 Helpful Votes

Drinking contest at sea

We are very experienced cruisers aged 67 and 68, this being our 31st cruise, however it was our first with Marella.We picked this cruise for the itinerary and strangely enough the extended port times. We came aboard ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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CovCCFC

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Discovery 2

Sailed from Barbados Dec 22nd for a 2 week cruise in an inside cabin, we traveled as a couple in our early 60s, we have cruised before in Feb2019 in the Caribbean on Marella Explorer for 1 week and booked again due ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Hogiabach

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Back to Back Christmas cruises

This was a Christmas present to us both, with the interesting places being visited. We'd never been away for Christmas before. Tui Dreamliner flights are excellent and we treated ourselves to Premier class - very ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Georgieboy65

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

New Year Cruise

Opted for this cruise because it sounded such good value and we were not disappointed! Whole trip was a total success! Plenty to do, eat visit. Very relaxed atmosphere throughout the ship. Entertainment was very ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Zara14

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Disappointing

Cruise staff onboard did all they could to please customers. Ship and cabin in need of updating, but fine. Landed in Montego Bay and eventually arrived with luggage in cabin 4 hours later! We were kept standing ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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daicruise

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Tui needs to sort some things out

I would like to have given this cruise a higher rating but there are some matters that need to be addressed mainly which occurred before and after the cruise. When you book this cruise TUI advise that you download ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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mbelleau

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Where do I start

Just returned from the cruise, so I will start off with the positives. The discovery 2 is a smaller, well maintained ship that have hard working staff that provide a level of service. The itinerary was very good and ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Barb at Maple Lane

3 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Not worth the money

Upon arrival into our cabin we found it was dirty, not clean properly. There were stain marks on the ceiling, carpet, walls and mirror. The door jamb for the bathroom where you place you hand to step in/out was ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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dwl16

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Trans Atlantic

This cruise got off to a bad start. It took 15 minutes to find steps to get off the plane and another hor and 15 minutes being held in a hot airless corridor before a bumpy coach trip to the ship. I later found out ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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mandylr

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Very Disappointed

Having previously sailed on Explorer 1 in December and really enjoyed the ship and food we thought we would try Discovery 2. Embarkation from Montego Bay was a disaster, after a 10 hour flight we were left in a ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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RubySky2

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Poor First Cruise Experience

Travelled with a family group for special celebration. The cabin was a Deluxe Balcony Cabin on 7th Deck. Adequate but a bit shabby and in need of refurbishment. Bed and bedding poor and uncomfortable. Small ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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Gailwales

3 Reviews Written

32 Helpful Votes

Fabulous time...

This is our sixth cruise with Marella and the second on discovery 2. We cruised from Montego Bay calling at the Cayman Islands, Cuba, Honduras, Cozumel Mexico, Guatemala, Belieze and Costa Maya in Mexico. The ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Marionparko

7 Reviews Written

35 Helpful Votes

Caribbean Delight

We chose this cruise because of the itinerary. This was our first cruise with Marella. Our first impression of the ship was good it was clean and easy to move around. Our cabin was an inside cabin, it was clean ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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thelma666

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Brilliant

My friend and I had done the other side of the Caribbean a couple of years ago,and we liked that so we thought we would go and see Cuba,flight over was not too bad,when we arrived we were met and got through Customs ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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Smsaanbn

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

My first cruise

This wasn't my choice of holiday normally but I replaced someone who couldn't go. Overall it was a lovely holiday on a clean and comfortable ship but it was in need of a spruce up in placed particularly the glass ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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CruisersLeighCathy

1 Review Written

15 Helpful Votes

Another new adventure

We researched cruises last year but couldn’t seem to get an “all-in” price so we put cruising on the back burner for another time. This year while looking for an all-inclusive resort we stumbled across the ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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Quevega

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Fabulous Cuban Fusion & Pride of Panama cruise.

We have not cruised with Tui before and we were pleasantly surprised when we arrived onboard. The ship is lovely and the crew is extremely friendly and helpful, nothing is too much trouble for them. The cabin was ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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Avidtraveller12

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Terrific experience on MARELLA 2 discovery

It was the first that I tried an all inclusive cruise and I was pleasantly surprised. I have cruised with several cruise lines and I loved the entertainment The crew did a fantastic job with songs from Broadway ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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Lfc shaz

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Excellent cruise

1st time with tui excellent service from start to finish The flight from Gatwick was ok the food onboard was nice and we were constantly offered drinks Ship was clean In all areas Cabins were spacious ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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