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Thomson Malaga Cruise Reviews

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Don't book Tui Marella Cruises- absolutely dreadful!

Review for Marella Discovery to Mediterranean

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JenBL

6-10 Cruises

Age 80s

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 dated; and there were lots of people having problems with the electrics and air conditioning. Although the room stewards were helpful some of the reception staff were incompetent and ...
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Sail Date: November 2018


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

Review for Marella Discovery 2 to Europe - Western Mediterranean

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Rusty Kitten

2-5 Cruises

Age 70s

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, this was only our fourth cruise in total and we have only sailed with P&O previously. We were nervous reading the reviews but have to say from the outset that we did enjoy our seven nights ...
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Sail Date: November 2018

Traveled with disabled person


Wonderful First Cruise Experience

Review for Marella Explorer to Mediterranean

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gusngazesdad

First Time Cruiser

Age 60s

We had a balcony suite and if you can afford the upgrade it is well worth it. The accommodation is amazing and to wake up to a different view from your bed every morning is amazing. The cabin stewards were spot on, every day. The cinema, while a nice looking comfortable cinema, didn't really have much to offer by way of current films. The live theatre entertainment though was excellent. The ...
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Sail Date: October 2018


Poor all round

Review for Marella Discovery to Europe - All

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ElaineStott

2-5 Cruises

Age 60s

Facilities were poor. Smoking areas were a joke and people were treated like "the great unwashed". Eventually after a Petition was set up the Captain provided a covered smoking area (weather was not very good). They announced it in the daily paper as an additional area, then proceeded to close the smoking area on the sunny deck Day time entertainment was very poor considering the weather, ...
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Sail Date: May 2018


Such a disappointment

Review for Marella Discovery to Europe - All

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Alfiecat

2-5 Cruises

Age 50s

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 looked so forward to it again. After our first night in our inside cabin, which we had had inside before, this time two mattresses put together and they separated during the night ...
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Sail Date: May 2018


Thomson lost its way

Review for Marella Discovery to Mediterranean

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Somerville34

10+ Cruises

Age 50s

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 Celebration looked. Our first cruise on Discovery was really good ;we were really impressed so we booked another. There were 2 years between the cruises. We were shocked how tired it ...
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Sail Date: May 2018


First timers cruisers' review of Discovery 2

Review for Marella Discovery 2 to Canary Islands

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sausage35

First Time Cruiser

Age 80s

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 cabin was all that was left when we booked late so we took it. It was nice but we didn't use it very much as there was so much to see and do around this lovely ship. There were always ...
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Sail Date: September 2017


Surpisingly good.

Review for Marella Discovery 2 to Mediterranean

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Romeshopper

6-10 Cruises

Age 60s

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 the casino as this is always a fun part of a cruise. In this case it was far too small with only one crowded roulette table and dull electronic slot machines. Other than that we had a ...
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Sail Date: September 2017


Changing Times?

Review for Marella Discovery 2 to Europe - Western Mediterranean

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aspire5749

6-10 Cruises

Age 70s

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 which although i do enjoy music was not at all necessary all of the time.Having previously enjoyed thomsons there seemed to be a bit of a sea change on board discovery2 although it was ...
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Sail Date: September 2017


Cockroach

Review for Marella Discovery 2 to Europe - Western Mediterranean

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fleety

6-10 Cruises

Age 50s

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 . they do get quite crowded though and it becomes impossible to find a seat . food was average we ate in the buffet mostly . but did go to the pizza and hot stone restaurant too. snack ...
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Sail Date: September 2017


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