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Riviera Review

4.5 / 5.0
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Review for Riviera to the Mediterranean
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Jakeforschools
6-10 Cruises • Age 50s

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Sail Date: Jul 2019
Cabin: Penthouse Suite
Traveled with children

Easily the worst cruise company there is on a dated ship with untrained staff who don’t actually understand English but do “speak it.” Spent over $70k and food was meh, service was bad and no one seemed to care.

Try Seaborne if you can afford or Windstar before ever considering this line or this ship.

We have cruised for years and this was the largest and most messed up ship ever and it is relatively small at 1200 passengers.

Cabin Review

Penthouse Suite

Dated. Worn. Small for price. It was like something out of the 1970s. I understand it will be updated right after our cruise. Noise from pool deck above every morning was bad as chairs were unstacked. We also had a sink pipe come loose and water went everywhere. Color scheme is dated. Only positive thing I can say is the bath was nice and the carpet seemed well kept.

Port Reviews

Venice

So bad we avoided.

Dubrovnik

Was advised not to use ships excursions

Katakolon (Olympia)

Did our own and saved 400% over ships excursions and had a great time with locals.

Kusadasi

Was advised not to take ships excursions.

Mykonos

Got advice elsewhere and had an amazing experience at Elia beach! JetSki as well!

Santorini

Was advised not to take ships excursions.

Kotor

Was advised not to take ships excursions.

Corfu

Was advised not to take ships excursions.

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