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Thomson Malaga Cruise Reviews

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48 Thomson Malaga Cruise Reviews


Rusty Kitten avatar

Rusty Kitten

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

First experience of Tui cruise. Only really one small but important niggle.

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Our reason for booking this Tui cruise was that we booked late and needed a disabled cabin, Tui were the only cruise line that could accommodate this at such short notice. We are not “seasoned” cruisers, ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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JenBL

1 Review Written

16 Helpful Votes

Don't book Tui Marella Cruises- absolutely dreadful!

Although embarkation went smoothly the rest of the cruise was dire. We were told the ship had been undergoing renovations in the month before, but there were problems throughout the ship. The cabins were clean but ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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Somerville34

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Thomson lost its way

Like another reviewer on Discovery 2. We have been cruising with Thomson/Tui for many years and agree with everything they have said. Celebration was our favourite ship until Discovery came and then we saw how tired ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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Alfiecat

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Such a disappointment

I choose this cruise because I had been on two Thomson ships before it became Tui. The expieriance before was amazing. This time it was awful!!! Firstly, there was no sail away party which before was fabulous and we ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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Weloveourholidays

5 Reviews Written

25 Helpful Votes

Cruise and stay

We were originally booked to travel to Florida but as a result of damage etc and the hurricanes prevailing at that time we decided to cancel and were offered the chance to rebook so decided on a cruise and stay as ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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aspire5749

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Changing Times?

Been on Thomson cruises previously and enjoyed the experience the Discovery 2 was to us different value from other Thomson Cruises the ship was clean beds comfortable but most times around the ship was loud music ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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sausage35

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

First timers cruisers' review of Discovery 2

We chose this short cruise a a sampler. Just in case we weren't fussy it would not be too long. How wrong were we? My wife didn't want it too end and we both could easily have gone on for months. The balcony ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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sandman234

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Hard to find fault

Went as first part of cruise and stay - second week in the excellent Yaramar, Fuengirola. Chose the cruise mainly because of itinerary, had never been to San Remo and especially keen to visit Valencia and ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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First cruise lady

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Review of cruise on Discovery 2 20/08 to 03/09/17

I sailed on the Iberian Treasures and Spanish Sunsets cruises with other family members. Embarkation, disembarkation and flights were all smooth and well organised. I stayed in a single inside cabin, which was ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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Romeshopper

1 Review Written

21 Helpful Votes

Surpisingly good.

Thought we would try Discovery 2 as it is an ex Royal Caribbean ship. They had great crew, seemed really happy, which is always a bonus. Plenty of time in the ports of call. The only thing we didn't like was ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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BigLil

7 Reviews Written

30 Helpful Votes

Not wonderful

Having been on this ship before when she was Legend of the Seas (Royal Caribbean), I was interested to see what the changes were. It was like night and day! In the main restaurant the meals were not of a good ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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Gailwales

3 Reviews Written

32 Helpful Votes

Fabulous

We have cruised with Thomson before, last year on the Discovery 1, we chose Discovery 2 because the itinerys were what we were looking for. We like the all inclusive element with Thomson, not that we are big ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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fleety

1 Review Written

18 Helpful Votes

Cockroach

I have been on several cruises. and this one was ok .. but that pretty much sums it up . it was ok...the ship itself although old . is still a beautiful ship.easy to navigate. plenty of restaurants .plenty or bars . ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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abutler70

7 Reviews Written

41 Helpful Votes

Excellent ship

We did a cruise only and met the ship in Malaga. They took our bags from us and we were on board within 5 minutes, very fast & efficient boarding. Our inside cabin had plenty of room and you couldn't hear any ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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edrommac

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Don't judge a cruise by its price

Have explained in cabin review all about the service,entertainment,resturants,food etc. staff excellent very helpful and very friendly,the top dining resturants were booked out before we sailed,the entertainment ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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ScouseOwl

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Disappointing

Our first & sadly our last cruise with Thomsons. We have cruised several times with a range of companies & had received lots of positive feedback about Thomsons "newer" ships so we were looking forward to our ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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shirbern

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Huge Disappointment

Out first impressions when we boarded the Tui Discovery 2 cruise ship was good. We went to our balcony cabin and was pleased with the cabin and balcony.The 2 gentlemen that serviced our room which was number 7040 ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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Eirecruiser

5 Reviews Written

79 Helpful Votes

Loved every minute on Discovery 2...

To start we cruised on Discovery in June and enjoyed it so much we decided to book another cruise on Discovery 2. There were some differences between the 2 ships but we loved both cruising experiences. Firstly, ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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Adorobel

1 Review Written

31 Helpful Votes

Golden Oldies

We chose this cruise as it was the newest of the TUI Ships. We are elderly aged 68 and 78 and slightly disabled. We had assistance at the airport, but struggled to get to the coach going to the port. The ship was ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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Patony

1 Review Written

29 Helpful Votes

Shocking!

Dreadful cruise. The ship is "tired" despite a refurbishment. Cabins very dated - our Superior Balcony Room had an updated Bathroom, but rest of the cabin was quite tatty. Cleaning not that sparkling either, ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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KenMcD

1 Review Written

26 Helpful Votes

First time for everything...

The crew were unfailingly nice and attentive, not a single person who wouldn't smile and say hello, even the odd mechanic or engineering worker who I bumped into. I am aware staff on cruises work really hard but ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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Family in the sun

2 Reviews Written

23 Helpful Votes

Lovely Family Cruise

The check in process was very quick and we were on board the ship very quickly. Our cases were taken onboard for us and were waiting outside our cabin for us. The Atlantic ocean for the first 2 days was very ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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fiojoh1970

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Cruise to suit all age groups

Brilliant holiday made all the better by good food excellant and friendly staff in all departments including entertainment (which on other cruises we have been on has been hit and miss). A special mention has to go ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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Princess Caroline

1 Review Written

30 Helpful Votes

First Solo Cruise

To say I was a bit apprehensive about going it alone is an understatement but it was the best experience ever! I flew from Glasgow with Easyjet. The flight was 30 minutes late leaving but made up the time en route. ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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elvidge

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

FANTASTIC CRUISE

Everything from the captain to his crew were fantastic, this was our first cruise but won't be our last.all the staff were outstanding but 3 stuck out for me. We went to the venue bar most evenings, there were 2 ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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