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Mein Schiff Review

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The Majesty a fond farewell old girl

Review for Mein Schiff to the Western Mediterranean
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2-5 Cruises • Age 50s

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Sail Date: Jul 2017

Myself, hubby and our dear friends decided to trial our sea legs on a cruise to the Western Med. Looking through the Tui catalogue found us becoming more and more confused on where to go, how long to go for and which ship. Eventually we decided on The Treasures of the Western Med as we all wanted to do Sorrento (which unfortunately the sea was too rough to get us to port via Tender so we missed it). This did mean we had an unscheduled stop to Naples which was enjoyed with a glass of Pimms on deck - we didnt disembark here as it looked uninviting.

The Majesty is an older ship and we were told she was a bit tired but provided everything we needed. Within the first 5 minutes of being in the cabin i hit my leg on the wooden framed bed as there was very little room available in the room. I found out later our friend had experienced the same bruise - both obviously in a hurry to look out of the porthole window. We went for an outside cabin but not a balcony as we did not feel the extra cost was warranted.

The staff on the ship were very strict on washing hands and sanitiser which we were very impressed at as we obviously dont ever want to get sick while out in the open waves. All the staff were helpful, friendly and funny - even those who spoke very little English made every effort to be welcoming and friendly.

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small and out dated. There was very little room to move but the bathroom and wardrobe facilities were good. Storage for the cases under the bed and ample storage areas for your clothes. Others complained about the hairdriers but to be honest i have fine hair and had no problems. I was able to use my hair straightners and there was a good number of plug sockets available.

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