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London (Greenwich, Tower Bridge, Tilbury) Entertainment Cruises Cruise Reviews

Cruise Line
Ship
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London (Greenwich, Tower Bridge, Tilbury)

Traveler rating

Excellent

15

Very Good

12

Average

3

Poor

5

Terrible

6

Cruise type

Senior Cruises

195

Luxury Cruises

68

Entertainment Cruises

41

Spring Break Cruises

39

First-Time Cruisers

36

41 London (Greenwich, Tower Bridge, Tilbury) Entertainment Cruises Cruise Reviews


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Tuffydog

2 Reviews Written

16 Helpful Votes

London Sydney segment Round the World 2020

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This cruise itinery ticked a number of bucket list items- route, destinations and activities such as cruising the Panama Canal and South Pacific. We caught the coach from Victoria Bus Station to Tilbury (prepaid ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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kenpinkham

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

I got to see the wonderous northern lights and go on a reindeer sleigh ride.

Viking Star sailed to Norway above the Arctic Circle and gave us the opportunity to realize a dream and experience the northern lights. And we did see them--TWICE! We most enjoyed the optional excursion to visit ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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SHED1

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Yet another poor Cruise from CMV

We took a Cruise with CMV in March to Iceland which was Awful and the complaint went as far as ABTA but we secured a discount on another Cruise and thought we would give them the benefit of doubt and give them ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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souc2

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Never again - disgusting

Chose this cruise as was a very cheap deal, obviously get what you pay for. Cabin was very outdated, hairs on bedding, hairs in the sink and floor was filthy when we arrived and wasn’t hoovered the whole time ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Fact Finders

1 Review Written

21 Helpful Votes

A lovely ship plagued by maintenance problems & uncaring guest services

Fact Finders review Vasco da Gama Half World Cruise Tilbury to Sydney 9 October – 2 December 2019 The facilities, services, design and layout of the ship presented very well, despite its age of 27 years, in the ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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josiedelieu

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

Cruise termination

While on a majestic fjords cruise and leaving Amsterdam we hit a foreign object on a initial inspection and short delay we had the all clear to carry on but never got to Norway, around half way the boat developed a ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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Thejudge14u

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Good bad and ugly

we've just come back from majestic fjords with beautiful scenery and weather but alas was a disaster the ship was full the room was small uncomfortable and very noisy broken sleep with funnel next door ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Captain Jimbo

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Christmas cruise

This really was a very good cruise certainly for this time of the year getting away to a bit of warmer weather , the staff laid on lots of entertainment with singing carols and everyone joined in ,also many other ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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Liz and Richard

2 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

Ship was lovely as were staff

The ship was lovely especially the dining restaurant, which is set out so nice with partitions so you are in a secluded small section rather than open to the whole restaurant, what an absolutely brilliant idea, food ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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ElTeeCruise

4 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Fun way to take a look at a ship

My friend and I thought this would be a fun way to check out Cruise & Maritime's Magellan ship. Plus we thought it was a pretty good offer, £99 for dinner, a show, an overnight stay and breakfast the next day. We ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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watson1941

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Slightly disappointed

We booked this cruise because of the Comedy Legends which we had experienced on a previous cruise. The embarkation was very quick, we had journed by coach from Victoria coach station which due to traffic took 1 ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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Mike Cookson

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Great cruise, loved it but poor entertainment

The ship sailed from Tilbury, which attracted us because we wouldn't need to fly, albeit we live in Cumbria so it was quite a trip. Embarkation was excellent, we arrived, parked the car, took the complementary ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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Danecb85

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Multigenerational Fjords

Good value for money. Great VIP drinks package. Fusion Indian restaurant was out of this world! My only issue was that as this was a Multigenerational cruise, the entertainment was still aimed more at the older ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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Deb jordan

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Worst ship ever been on

We chose it for the destination The food was awful 2* is being generous. The breakfast was the same very day greasy hard bacon cheap nasty sausage never changed . Every day was a stir fry or some obscure meat like ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Chrishanwell

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Surprisingly good!

We chose this cruise because of the itinerary. We have done about 10 cruises altogether with Royal Caribbean, P & O and Thomson. This particular one seemed to be interesting, we choose first by Ports of Call then ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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peewee_48

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

1st time cruising

Last week my wife and I went on our 1st cruise to the Norwegian fjords and for two walkers thoroughly enjoyed it. I was a bit apprehensive but no problems it was like having a floating hotel. All 5 of the land days ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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richy4

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Roam Around UK Cruise With Columbus CMV -- Not Bad, Nice

We had a brilliant holiday. Service food and entertainment were all excellent. The ships singers and dancers were exceptional .This was a little bigger ship than we are used to but we actually preferred it and will ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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Phil Baker

1 Review Written

CMV - a company you can trust in a crisis

We had been on Columbus to Iceland in 2017 and enjoyed its high standard of entertainment and food. Our cruise around the British isles in June 2018, gave us 10 ports in 7 countries in 12 days. The restaurant ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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jackie4a

5 Reviews Written

44 Helpful Votes

Stunning Scenery

Have just returned from the Scotland and Faro Island cruise on board the Astoria, first of the itinerary, it included the Orkney's, the Shetlands the Faro Islands and mainland Scotland, for me the highs were the ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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TonyVernonSmith

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Unhealthy cruise to Iceland and Northern Lights

This was our sixth cruise, one of the previous ships also belonged to CMV, the Astor. The Astor was a lovely ship with the right number of passengers. We soon realised that most passengers on the Magellan had ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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Foodsnob 1977

1 Review Written

15 Helpful Votes

Did I get on the wrong cruise? With reading what was on Cruise Critic

Coach transfer We arrived at Victoria coach station, greeted by cruise and maritime representative. Suitcases were put on coach, We did not see them again, until they arrived outside cabin, Embarkation On ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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Christine Foston

1 Review Written

14 Helpful Votes

Wonderful cruise to the northern lights

We wanted a winter cruise to celebrate my 70th birthday. Having called into the co op travel agents in Lincoln ,this one was recommended to us by one of the cruise specialists.we couldn't have enjoyed it more! The ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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Cruisepigeon

1 Review Written

16 Helpful Votes

A bit disappointing

We chose this cruise because it covered the Christmas and New Year period. We have never cruised at this time of the year before, so we were looking forward to a new and interesting experience. The vessel has had ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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Oaken9y

2 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

Christmas cruise

Did the Christmas Cruise to Hamburg, Amsterdam, was excellent. The ship Columbus was great. I didn’t do the drinks package this time but have booked the Christmas cruise 2018 and have done the drinks package. It ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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shipshapeUK

5 Reviews Written

77 Helpful Votes

Exceded expectations!!!

Like many, we had read some of the mixed reviews about CMV's Columbus but have to say they really did a great job. Embarkation was, however, chaos. The terminal building seems ill-equipped to handle 1500 or so ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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