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Balmoral Review

4.5 / 5.0
Editor Rating
227 reviews
31 Awards

Wonderful, well worth every penny!

Review for Balmoral to the British Isles & Western Europe
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henderj26
First Time Cruiser • Age 70s

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Sail Date: Jun 2019
Cabin: Inside

Sailed from Rosyth, local for Edinburgh

Short cruise, just right for a first cruise, staff all charming and nothing was too much trouble. Food was great, ship was very clean, entertainment excellent.. Shore excursions were informative. Sadly weather not great, a bit cold and grey, but the sun appeared at times.

Strongly recommend dining in the 'grill' at least once. 6* dining experience. If I went on another cruise I would have an outside cabin, at least one with a porthole. The interior cabins can be a little disorientating (telling night from day).

Cabin Review

Inside

Cabin I

I would not choose an interior cabin again, it could be disorientating (No chance to tell night from day)

Port Reviews

Bergen

Fascinating to hear about the houses and the roofs covered in grass

Bergen

Noisy, but interesting

Flam

Cloud was low on the way up, but the cloud cleared just as we got to waterfall on the way down.

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