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Sail Date: September 2014

With relief we found Discovery waiting for us at Bristol Avonmouth (last time we turned up she was at Weymouth - another story entirely!)

We were off to the Azores and Madeira via Spain and Portugal. It's a long way and we had ... Read More

Sail Date: September 2014

First, just to be accurate, the site doesn't allow selection of our cruise, which was Portugal, Spain and Morocco, and it doesn't allow selection of our embarkation port, Avonmouth. Please also note that I couldn't select two of our ... Read More

Sail Date: August 2014

First time on Discovery under CMV ownership (been 3 times as Voyages of Discovery) and first time taking my 86 year old mother. Discovery is about is low key unpretentious cruising (that's what we like about it) and that continues under ... Read More

Sail Date: August 2014

Our first cruise to Norway was 50 years ago and our recent voyage to Shetland & Norway aboard Discovery was our sixth cruise, so we are neither novices nor frequent cruisers.

We were aware of the vessel's age and some ... Read More

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Sail Date: July 2014

Lets start off with the positives:

We got to see Iceland

The coffee was good

The Blue Lagoon was sublime

Our cruise aboard MV Discovery was, unfortunately, the worst cruising experience I have had. My ... Read More

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Sail Date: July 2014

After reading reviews on this site it was with trepidation that I embarked on my first cruise. Arrival at leith brought my first delight, embarkation was seamless cases were whisked away and waiting outside the cabin on arrival. The ... Read More

Sail Date: May 2014

This voyage was an utter shambles. Due to it being windy, the ship didn’t leave Bristol docks for 28 hours; consequently we were late arriving at several of the scheduled places to visit and two of the ports ( Oban and Stornoway) ... Read More

Sail Date: April 2014

Let's start with the port of Hull. The Port of Hull is a cargo port located at the confluence of the River Hull and the Humber Estuary in the city of "Kingston upon Hull" in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. The only way we could ... Read More

Sail Date: April 2014

Embarked in the port of Hull, not listed in your choice of ports, UK City of Culture 2017, it does exist. Smooth embarkation was provided, good directions to port, great help to park, get on a bus to the ship. All luggage brought to ... Read More

Discovery Ratings
Category Editor Member
Cabins 3.0 3.5
Dining 3.0 3.7
Entertainment 3.0 3.5
Public Rooms 4.0 3.8
Fitness Recreation 2.0 3.1
Family 1.0 3.1
Shore Excursion 5.0 3.8
Enrichment 5.0 3.4
Service 2.0 4.1
Value For Money 5.0 3.4
Rates 3.0 3.3

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