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Southampton to Baltic Sea Cruise Reviews

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Baltic Sea
Southampton

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1,780 Southampton to Baltic Sea Cruise Reviews


BizzyBea17 avatar

BizzyBea17

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Size does matter

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We booked this 14 day cruise to Canada, America and Iceland in 2018 and the price was fantastic. The ship is beautiful - no expense spared with regard to decor and furnishings etc. BUT it's too big and cold ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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plodus

3 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Mostly great!

A mini cruise to celebrate my wifes 65th Birthday on her favourite ship. CPS were as usual first class,luggage and car whisked away in an instant. Booking in and embarkation was faultless,10 minutes from ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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markyboy236

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Seeking the Northern Lights

We chose this cruise because my wife's bucket included waning to see the Northern lights. It didn't disappoint. However there are only a few days during the cruise when this is possible. This is when the ship is ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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inspectorroddy559

5 Reviews Written

38 Helpful Votes

Excellent Cruise, dismiss all the bad reviews.

My wife and I went on the Arcadia Christmas cruise to Norway and Denmark on 19th December 2019. We have not been on this ship before but have been on other P&O ships. I do not know how this ship gets bad reviews, ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Wellbeloved1045

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Bucket List Northern Lights Trip

Bucket list cruise to see Northern Lights. We were very fortunate that we did indeed see this spectacle as it is by no means a certainty. The days we were there the probablity was good at 30% ! We saw them on one ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Lor26

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Never again

Chose this cruise foe its for its travel itinery. ship far to big , only onboard awe factor is the main auditorium, spectcular light show and there it ends, MSC health and safety to passengers is lacking. Major ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Metsbill

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Baltic cruise -- amazing value

I was previously on the jewel and enjoyed norwegian. I chose this for the itinierary. The itinerary was amazing, i love freestyle dining, U got back from st pete at 9:40 and was still able to have a sit down ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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WiGuy3

3 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Northern Lights above the Arctic Circle on the Princess Sapphire

The highlight of this cruise was seeing the northern lights above the Arctic circle in Alta Norway. Spectacular show on our second day of port stay so we were fortunate to see the northern lights. Our other ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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MrPantsOz

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

In search of the Northern Lights.

The main purpose of this cruise....the Northern Lights. Spoiler alert.....we saw them! Having spent a couple of nights in London and Southampton pre cruise the day finally arrived to board the Sapphire. ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Pinksian1981

3 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Amazing first cruise

This was our first cruise. We chose a mini suite with balcony which was a great choice especially with two children. It was on offer and we couldn’t refuse! Unfortunately due to bad gales in Southampton the ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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BEBOBEAR

4 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

First time on Cunard and in Princess Grill which was an enjoyable one

An enjoyable cruise in Princess Grill for the following reasons; Lovely Princess Grill cabin mid ship with fantastic views, spaciousness and extras such as tea, coffee maker, good sized bathrooms with amenities ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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mikejanl

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Voyage to "Nowhere"

The cruise was chosen for the itinerary despite travel agents caution about NCL quality. The cruise did not visit several stops supposedly due to weather. Whereas three scheduled stops and two substitute locations ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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tombli

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

A lot of changes but handled fairly well

We were on the Spirit for the Norway/Iceland/Ireland itinerary in late Sept/early Oct. 2019. Due to Hurricane Lorenzo moving up from the Gulf, there were several changes in our itinerary. It resulted in some people ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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ed659

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Great ship.. Great service..

Having had the view of wishing to see the 'northern lights', it seemed a good option to choose. It was a great experience on the Explorer. We have cruised Princess (that experience takes some beating), RCI, and P & ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Yingleungman

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Queen Mary 2 was a total disappointment

Total disappointment in the main dinning room Britannia (1) We are a party of six, setting of tables was unreasonably tight between tables. One end of our table was against a wall, waiters had to squeeze themselves ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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louiepie

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Disappointed

Looking forward to Amsterdam and Iceland. Booked >400 days before the sail date. We had 4 fabulous days in London before sailing. We planned private excursions at every port at great expense. Embarkation went ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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dloveys

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Trip of sea days

I’m sure by now you are aware of the issues that the passengers on the cruise of the Norwegian Spirit endured. I will recount my experience. We saved and saved to do this cruise to Iceland. It was our once in ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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juliecrossland

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

SEEKING NORTHERN LIGHTS 2019

I chose this cruise as it was smart casual as we dont like getting dolled up every night , we paid £3500 for 14 days in a balcony cabin , the service we got on board was excellent ie cleaning cabins bars and ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Mandorsatu

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Bad weather forces itinerary changes

I have just disembarked from this Norwegian Spirit cruise that started in Southampton on 27th September and was supposed to call at Ijmuiden for Amsterdam then on to Bergen, Flam and Geiranger in Norway before ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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peteratsea

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Amazing experience

This was our first experience of a cunard cruise. We kind of chose the cruise as a taster as we have booked a transatlantic crossing on the QM2 in November 2019, so we wanted to get a feel for what Cunard was ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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Jim the Bear

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Destinations

Because Princess gave us compensation from our last cruise on Golden Princess (which was a disaster, no toilet etc). Had to drink hot beverages out of plastic cups in Horizon. Also in the same place when needing a ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Lindaevan

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Culture and Sulphur

The itinerary and time of year are main reasons we chose this cruise and it did not disappoint. The crew and staff all so kind, helpful and humorous and most importantly skilful whatever their role. Special thanks ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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janmel

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

NEVER AGAIN

We chose this cruise as we wanted to revisit some of the destinations again & the value for money Muster what a joke this is how you put your lifejacket on Produce your passports at 7:30 am ??? never went we ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Unhappy-one

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Princess grill very good, however cruise let down by poor cabin hygiene aboard

This was our first Cunard cruise, having been on more than 10 cruises with Celebrity and Princess. The Cunard cache lured us into trying them. We were impressed by the Princes grill, we liked the restaurant and ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Serendipity52cruiser

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Forgettable experience.

First off, we were told we had a free upgrade. I tried to contact the travel agent to no avail. When we got onto the ship, I asked about the upgrade and had a sign literally pushed into my face which said there ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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