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Los Angeles to South America Cruise Reviews

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Review for Celebrity Eclipse to South America

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mancmons
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

This was our first cruise with Celebrity having sailed mostly with HAL, it's interesting to wonder whether this means you become used to how a certain provider does things but our overall experience could have been better. The ship was lovely, well maintained, comfortable, everything worked, always a bonus. We had a standard balcony room and it was fine, big enough, plenty of storage and we ...
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Sail Date: November 2019

Cabin Type: Deluxe Veranda 2A


Great itinerary

Review for Celebrity Eclipse to South America

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AKN
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

My husband and I have cruised over a dozen times onboard Celebrity ships. This was our first time on Eclipse. We were in Concierge class and selected the cruise because of the unusual itinerary from Los Angeles along the west coast of Central and South America. To get my primary complaint out of the way . . . from embarkation through the entire cruise, queue management was a problem. I do not ...
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Sail Date: November 2019

Cabin Type: Concierge Class 2


Food Poisoning, Room 6212 creaked

Review for Celebrity Eclipse to South America

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Ntowns
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

The Celebrity Reflection Transatlantic 2014 cruise spoiled me. The Eclipse in 2019 woke me up. Food poisoning does that. I ate in the Celebrity cafe on the 14th floor. I was treated by the medical staff and once the ship docked in Santiago South America I received further treatment. My cabin 6212 creaked incessantly. This ship does need to be overhauled. The dining room experience was ...
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Sail Date: November 2019

Cabin Type: Deluxe Veranda 1A


Good ship, inconsistent shore excursions

Review for Celebrity Eclipse to South America

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SBaxter304
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

We sailed on the Eclipse about 8 years ago and knew the ship was due for refurbishment next year so we were concerned it may be a bit worn about the edges but to our surprise it was very well maintained. We had a balcony and it was a 16 night cruise and felt there was not enough storage. Entertainment on the ship was good, one poor act, some not so great, some really good, overall very ...
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Sail Date: November 2019

Cabin Type: Concierge Class 3


The most inspiring, educational, and rewarding cruise I've ever taken.

Review for National Geographic Endeavour II to South America

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Lou Ignarro
First Time Cruiser • Age 80s

As a scientist and biologist, I wanted to explore the Galapagos Islands for myself to witness the uniqueness of species that motivated Charles Darwin to advance his factual theories on evolution and natural selection. The National Geographic team aboard the Endeavor II gave us an exceptionally motivating expedition of the most unique location on our planet. The experience was enhanced by the ...
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Sail Date: February 2019


Disappointing food, service, and programming.

Review for Star Princess to South America

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feltcap
First Time Cruiser • Age 20s

I only went on this cruise because I was invited and paid for by family. I don't want to know how much it cost them, considering how laughable the cruise was. The buffet was generally gross. Breakfast items like scrambled eggs and bacon were average (how can you mess those up?), and "advanced" items like salmon fillets were revolting. Almost all the food was lukewarm, nothing ever being ...
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Sail Date: December 2018

Cabin Type: Balcony


Our tour was disorganized and the food was too salty

Review for Star Princess to South America

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albert_houston
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

We choose this cruise is because we have never been to South America. We took an excursion in Puntaeranes, Costa Rica and could not find the bus that was supposed to take us to St. Jose. There were no guides at the terminal and we asked the bus drivers where our bus was and was directed to outside the gates of the terminal but the bus was actually the first bus in the terminal closes to the ...
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Sail Date: December 2018

Cabin Type: Balcony


A cheap cruise means bargain cruisers and the cruise line cutting corners

Review for Star Princess to South America

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amyarizona
10+ Cruises • Age 2020s

We liked the idea of a cheap cruise. So did everyone else in board. We did not find any compatible cruise companions. Mostly old or cheap travelers. The cruise line cut corners. Cheap food (no smoked salmon, all the good stuff on the formal nights only) The real problem was the ports. Or lack of ports. And parking in the cheapest, furthest away berths in commercial ports, not cruise ports. ...
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Sail Date: December 2018

Cabin Type: Balcony


Princess star-bad experience

Review for Star Princess to South America

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LadyM3659
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

This ship is in need of overall remodeling, there are so many maintenance problems, toilet not working, ceiling drip water,smells in the walkways, toilet backflow,,, And the food quality is poor, I think they use leftovers for buffet dishes, the meat dishes are all very dry, the fishes are ok except after on buffet line for too long they are sometimes salty. They put raw fish at room ...
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Sail Date: December 2018

Cabin Type: Interior


I had a wonderful time on this cruise

Review for Star Princess to South America

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Barbara Cornell
First Time Cruiser • Age 70s

Yes; I am/was a first-time cruiser. While I was a bit concerned that a big ship would feel crowded (wasn’t), I booked this at the urging of friends who think highly of the Princess Cruise Line. I was not disappointed in the least with this adventure. I had an exceedingly comfortable mini-suite and one terrific cabin steward (thanks, Chris, for your diligence and sense of humor). The dining ...
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Sail Date: December 2018

Cabin Type: Mini-Suite with Balcony


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