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Cruise Line
Louis Aura
Destination
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Traveler rating

Excellent

3

Very Good

2

Average

2

Poor

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Terrible

5

Cruise type

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Paul trottier avatar

Paul trottier

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

General

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i was the worst ship i hav ever been,its so old,just about to sink in the sea.the waiter service is horrible,as if a bunch of jokers in z restaurant,they don't know to talk nothing known as a simple good service,the ...
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Sail Date May 2015


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jadgroot

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Cruise Baltics & St.Petersburg

BALTICS & ST.PETERSBURG CRUISE - 12 DAYS - JULY 2014 The worst and most expensive cruise that we ever made.The ship "Louis Aura" is very old (46 years) and ramshackle. At sea the ship produces lots of black smoke ...
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Sail Date July 2014


Percy Victor avatar

Percy Victor

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Will never set foot on Louis Ship again

We booked the cruise online, all our paperwork showed it left and returned to Limassol, two days into cruise we found out it finished at Marseilles and you were flown back to Larnaca. They have no such thing as a ...
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Sail Date September 2014


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SarahMWat

1 Review Written

Great experience on Louis Olympia for peanut-allergic passenger

My 15-year-old daughter and I recently returned from a trip to the Greek Islands that included a 3-night cruise aboard the Louis Olympia. We disembarked in Santorini on the fourth day, while most passengers ...
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Sail Date June 2014


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Shane Edward

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Louis Olympia

Well where do I start, firstly upon the room allocation on the 3rd level there was a strong smell of diesel oil throughout the air conditioning which made my wife sick. After complaining about this with a poor ...
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Sail Date June 2014


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webster81

1 Review Written

Louis Olympia 4 Day Cruise

Took a 4 night cruise in April from Athens that stopped at the following locations:  Mykanos - Kusadasi Turkey - Patmos - Rhodes - Crete (Heraklion) - Santorini The ship is a bit old and shabby and not as good as ...
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Sail Date April 2014


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seafari

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Louis Awesome

I can't believe I was on the same ship as some of the people who have posted reviews below. The Louis Aura is not the ship for you if you want a large, modern, facility-filled ship. Its a small, old, ship, but what ...
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Sail Date September 2013


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Jhuddles2

2 Reviews Written

15 Helpful Votes

Don't Sail on Louis Cruise Lines

In mid-October, 2013, we took a 4-day cruise of the Greek Islands (Mykonos, Patmos, Rhodes, Crete, and Santorini) and Ephesus, Turkey on Louis Cruise Lines Olympia (formerly Orient Queen). We have cruised previously ...
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Sail Date October 2013


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ladyneelie

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Louse cruises

Our superior cabin turned out to be an inferior porthole and bunk job with towels you could shoot peas through and shagged out linen. It was as clean as the very nice cabin attendants could make it. The whole ship ...
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Sail Date September 2013


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Jay.Cristata

1 Review Written

Orient Queen / Louis Aura 2013

Orient Queen / Louis Aura This ship began life in 1968 as the M/V Starward for Norwegian Cruise Lines until 1995. It became the M/V Bolero until 2004. A full refit and it became Orient Queen until being renamed ...
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Sail Date September 2013


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littlebeau

3 Reviews Written

If you are not a first time cruiser, do not use Louis Lines!

My husband and I decided to visit the islands of Greece and chose Insight travel company for our tour. Unfortunately, we felt the experience was not up to standards of Insight. Insight Tours uses the Louis Cruise ...
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Sail Date September 2013


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donnazart

1 Review Written

The MV Louis Awful formerly the Orient Queen

I wanted to get off before I had even started my cruise. How depressing! My Superior Outside Stateroom consisted of single beds, 2 portholes and a closet for an ensuite. I have been on more luxurious car ferries! ...
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Sail Date September 2013


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nana_agent_36

1 Review Written

Louis Cruises, Orient Queen, July-August 2013

The swimming pool was small and not very inviting, but the deck area was nice to sit in, have a drink, read a book and enjoy the sun and breeze. The shows were very entertaining, especially the Broadway musical ...
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Sail Date July 2013


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where to go next

1 Review Written

Sailing the Med with Louis Cruises

Most of Louis Cruises ships sail out of Marseille. For us this was a bonus because to fly into Marseille was a simple and straightforward option. We were flying from Faro in the Algarve and their options on ...
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Sail Date October 2010


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seaspinner

1 Review Written

Orient Queen's Super 10-day

In shopping for a memorable birthday present for my husband (or hubby), I looked through the maze of late May and early June cruise offerings to Greece, which we had wanted to revisit. Greece has always been one ...
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Sail Date May 2008


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