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

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55 London (Greenwich, Tower Bridge, Tilbury) Senior Cruises Cruise Reviews


BizzyBea17 avatar

BizzyBea17

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Wishlist fulfilled

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I had, for a long time, a desire to cruise with Hurtigruten and when they offered showcase cruises from UK I booked the first one sailing from Tilbury. The onboard experience surpassed what I had imagined. ...
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Sail Date March 2020


Eurovisionfan avatar

Eurovisionfan

9 Reviews Written

118 Helpful Votes

Marco Polo's final trip to Canada

Our last time on the Marco Polo was in 2011, our second cruise, after our first on NCL with a butler and a concierge and lots of fancy extras. We’ve done lots of cruises since, but the Marco Polo has stayed VERY ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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richietg

1 Review Written

Search for the Northern Lights

We never have been on a sea cruise and had experienced a river cruise through Viking. Several things drew us to our decision to use Viking. The river cruise we took in the Danube was incredible and we wanted to do ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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DBAdventures

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Great Cruise, Magnificent Scenery, Outstanding Pre- and Post- experiences.

Viking Rep met us at the plane and helped us navigate Heathrow. Because we had a pre-cruise package, we were handed off to a limo driver, who was excellent. We thoroughly enjoyed the stay in London at the Conrad ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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lindymaisie29

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Excellent British Isles cruise

We can't believe the bad reviews on here! Were the on a different ship? Not only have we've read them but have witnessed people on our cruise just moaning about everything. We found the Columbus to be a great ship, ...
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Sail Date March 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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projr001

4 Reviews Written

37 Helpful Votes

A NEW CRUISE LINE

We are seasoned cruisers having cruised 30+ times on 8 different lines. However, this was our first cruise on Viking and certainly not our last. The ship was AMAZING and the crew was GREAT. I don’t know what the ...
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Sail Date March 2019


Barb220 avatar

Barb220

1 Review Written

Wonderful Cruise

We chose this cruise to see the Northern Lights! We did see them, although they were not very vibrant. The ship was very nice, the food very good, and the staff went out of their way to make our cruise very ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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Susanscrtr

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Such good value

I chose this ship because I wanted to go to a German Christmas market. Prices were good on board, very clean, staff were excellent and entertainment was brilliant. Food was good with lots of choices. There is only ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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Tamsis01

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Fantastic

We took 40 people on the cruise around the British Isles aboard the Columbus. The itinerary was excellent and we managed to get in to every port! Every single person was more than happy with the ship and the ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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2 jays

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Great cruise; enjoyed all the ports

Wanted to see the East side of Canada after visiting the other side last year. The cabin was fine 3 cases already waiting as we arrived at our cabin the steward was very helpful. The ship was kept very clean and ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Coquin

2 Reviews Written

24 Helpful Votes

Don't understand bad reviews - Wonderful food, service and entertainment

We were nervous about first cruise on Silversea cruise because, although many positive reviews, there were many negative comments. One was the food. We loved the menu in Atlantide which changed frequently; ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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MadisonBay

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Pampered while cruising the Thames visiting Historic Gems

Luxurious barge with spacious accommodations for 8. Every detail is handled. The cruise begins with high tea at the Stafford Hotel in London before transfer to the barge. The Magna Carta is beautiful, ...
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Sail Date September 2018


Dais54 avatar

Dais54

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Amazing cruise

We chose this cruise as it was a fair price and it went from Tilbury which is quite near to where we live. Also friends asked us to come with them which made it even more enjoyable. This cruise stopped at ...
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Sail Date August 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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funkyrola

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Credit where credit is due!

As first time cruisers we wanted to go from Tilbury (a port local to us) and do the British Isles Discovery 12 night cruise, booking direct with CMV (excellent advice and information provided to us by the CMV ...
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Sail Date June 2018


alfie155 avatar

alfie155

2 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

First time on CMV - pleasantly surprised

Having never cruised with CMV before, we drove toward Tilbury with some trepidation as the car radio warned of congestion on the M25 but as it happened we drove right up to the Terminal with time to spare. I ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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JanetReid

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Trip of a lifetime

We chose this cruise because it enabled us to fulfill our dream of travelling around the world which we never thought we would be able to afford. Embarkation wasn't easy but with so many people to process it was as ...
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Sail Date January 2018


EYahn avatar

EYahn

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Pianist Nadia Bandura was the high point of the experience.

We had enjoyed a previous cruise on the Marco Polo, and wanted to see the areas covered by this cruise. The entertainment was an added bonus. We so enjoyed Nadia's attitude and spirit that we will be looking for ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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Buoyancyboy

1 Review Written

A Spring Break on MS Marco Polo (CMV) was a Hit!

We chose this because were desperate for a post winter break. We have been the Marco Polo several times.It's not huge but comfortable and easy to find your way around. I love bigger ships because of having more to ...
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Sail Date April 2014


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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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Nora Batty

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Nothing to moan about

Was a bit surprised at some of the reviews for the Magellan cruise to the fjords. We were cruise virgins so did not know what to expect but must say we are well pleased with our experience. Surprised at some ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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scenery lover

2 Reviews Written

16 Helpful Votes

Loved every minute

I chose this cruise because I'd wanted to see Shetland for ages. Embarkation was extremely smooth and fuss free, as was disembarkation a week later. I thought Columbus was really beautiful. My cabin (single, ...
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Sail Date August 2017


Glenno avatar

Glenno

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

First time cruise - Fantastic

I was invited by friends to join them on this cruise, and I was interested to visit the Scottish islands. Embarkation was comfortable, straightforward, and well organised. I had a nice twin cabin on the 9th deck ...
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Sail Date August 2017


Andy21 avatar

Andy21

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

A fantastic introduction to cruising

We wanted to see Scotland and this was a fantastic opportunity at a competitive price to get a taste of what it all about and travel in luxury. Getting on and off the ship was first class and well organised,to ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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