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Southampton to the Mediterranean Cruise Reviews

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Mediterranean
Southampton

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1,998 Southampton to the Mediterranean Cruise Reviews


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spendless

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Top service again

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4 stars again for the cruise. Staff give excellent service and for us the S class is about the right size. We have not rated fitness or excursions as we do not use them. Our cruises are all about enjoying the ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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TheGardener

3 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

Black Watch Cruise to Andalucia and Cadiz Festival

This was our second cruise with Fred Olsen and the more we see of the FO fleet the more we love them. Fred Olsen's innovative choice of ports is a great attraction to us. After completing thirty cruises with other ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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littlemisscouchsurfer

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Like P&O with bells on, except for the restaurant which was abit crap ..

went on this Cruise with my elderly Mum as her companion , and though i might not be your typical cruiser in some way , i'm 53 and been on various other cruises ( princess-5 , P&O-3 , FredOlsen-2 , etc ) , so not a ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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bobcat131

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Never again on Cunard

Cruise to Canaries for winter sun, spoilt by below average food. We cruised on Cunard 5 times, two on Queen Elizabeth, One on Queen Mary and Two on Queen Victoria. The last on Queen Victoria and never again. ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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raymon73

11 Reviews Written

49 Helpful Votes

Overated Overpriced

Chose cruise on recommendation. Brittania Outside with Balcony on Deck 4. Cabin nice but not exceptional, shower particularly small. Steward did a good job. Corridors on several of the lower decks were at times ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Kynance

3 Reviews Written

24 Helpful Votes

Enjoyable fortnight with much improved dining experience

Our 2018 Cunard cruise was a short, 3 day trip trying out the Britannia Club restaurant on Queen Victoria, so our last experience of the Britannia restaurant was in 2017 on Queen Mary 2. Having found that experience ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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welshy74

4 Reviews Written

73 Helpful Votes

Stunning ship - shame its MSC

Who could not get excited about being one of the first to sail a brand new ship?  The smell of the new carpets and furniture and how everything shined and glimmered was just perfect and it was a pleasure to sail ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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twotravellersLondon

4 Reviews Written

130 Helpful Votes

Fred's charging so much more for so much less

We had really been looking forward to this cruise since we had booked it for a small fortune on a special loyalty members’ booking day almost two years earlier! Fred’s promo promised “some of the most ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Blackbirds

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Mostly very good but few problems.

As a retired London travel agent I researched this cruise ship and knew the food would be very good. We booked 6.30 pm in Main Dining Room. Only went for first night as awful. Requested table for two for 50th ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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ElroyLim

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Well done to service and entertainment crew

The itinerary was great. Most serving, entertainment staff were great people that made this old cruise ship gaining a reputation for good friendly service. The highlight is a trios, Soul Brothers singing many ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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tahlz

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Best Food on a Cruise

Have been on two cruises before this one (Royal Caribbean, Princess) and this BY FAR has been the best food I've experienced - no complaints whatsoever. The food came out perfect everytime and was always delicious! ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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virgincruiserchick

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Dirty Linen 13k Med Bill And Hidden Extras

I chose this 15 day Mediterranean cruise because of the amazing destinations. If it hadn’t been for the amazing destinations we visited, we would’ve jumped overboard. Terrible... read on Great selection of ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Silverbark

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

15 Day Mediterranean Cruise

We chose this cruise for the itinerary, and it did not disappoint. We knew the ship was tired and would be going into dry dock for retrofit. But I loved the size and layout of the Spirit. The staff and crew overall ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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debbieedoo

1 Review Written

Lack of imagination

We have cruised with this cruise line several times. We had always had a good experience but since our last cruise I am a vegetarian and can only comment on the lack of vegetarian options are atrocious Lack ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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pmaxwellking

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

1st Cruise

From start to finish the process of booking our cruise was great. This was our first cruise and so I didnt know what to expect. Prior to the crusie date my husband booked a VIP package online which included ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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niddwalker2

6 Reviews Written

29 Helpful Votes

Silhouette too many passengers

This was our third cruise on Silhouette and took us to the Azores Madieira Tenerife and Lisbon.We thought the food and service were excellent. Our main grumble is the same as previous reviews in that there are too ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Barnacle William

6 Reviews Written

39 Helpful Votes

Second time on Britannia

After a lumpy Bay of Biscay crossing, the rest of the cruise was excellent. The ship was going into dry dock at the end of this cruise for a spruce up. We had sailed on Britannia before so we knew our way ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Sheppeyspoon

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Rest and relaxation

My wife and I have just returned from a relaxing 10 day cruise aboard the Silhouette, we are maiden cruisers with Celebrity, having previously cruised with Princess and Cunard and this was our first cruise without ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Bubila

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Great food, lots of sea days, many activities

This is our second cruise with Celebrity. and certainly not the last. We got an "upgrade" , which we didn't want (a better category, but a worse location, so there were some problems on our first day, until we ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Lynne Argent

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

VERY VERY DISAPPOINTING

Ports we wanted to visit Service from most was acceptable but not from tours desk where we had a female total ignore us and then was not much help after that. Then to be ripped off for 111min on internet when it ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Two 2 Tango

19 Reviews Written

122 Helpful Votes

Not up to expectations

We were recommended Celebrity by our TA who said once we had used them we would never go back to other cruise lines. The check in was very good and we were on board by 11am in good time for lunch, but our first ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Chouchou14

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Not as good as we'd hoped for.

Embarkation at Southampton was quick & efficient, cabin was fine though a little minimalist in its decor.Our cabin steward, Anand, was excellent and we thanked him very much for his work and his friendliness. ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Commentor

2 Reviews Written

26 Helpful Votes

Excellent cruise as always

This is the second time we have sailed on Celebrity Silhouette and our 15th Celebrity cruise altogether. As usual the service food, entertainment etc. were excellent. We had a wonderful stateroom attendant John ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Mr Donlynn

3 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Return to the Aurora .

We have sailed with P&O since the nineties and last sailed on the Aurora during 2015 which was into the Mediterranean , so we were keen to try P&O again after having had four cruises with Celebrity . ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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russellw231

3 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Food in Blu restaurant below average

Food was inconsistent We had cold rib eye steaks Tough/ undercooked duck Semi frozen French toast Cold Lobster Been on the Celebrity Eclipse many times. Never had a problem. Also drinks package ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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