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Marco Polo Review

3.5 / 5.0
Editor Rating
364 reviews
16 Awards

We missed 10 of the 31 ports of call

Review for Marco Polo to the British Isles & Western Europe
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MrPirateCat
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

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Sail Date: Jan 2020
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Very bad Captain (withheld info, broken English, rambling,..) He missed 10 ports of call. Tendering was a nightmare. Embarkation was a long process with no health checks at all. Provisions were not ready in Durban and we had to wait 3 days (more missed ports) to get the food on board.

They still owe us 2 fare days of compensation that they would not give us on board.

We will NEVER sail with CMV again. Horrible value, inept operation, missed ports, bad Captain and much more. AVOID!!!

Cabin Review

Cabin steward was great. Room was very small and noisy hallway.

Port Reviews

Richards Bay

Taxi driver tried to rip us off.

Colombo

Dirty city

Jerusalem (Ashdod)

Cancelled port

Malta (Valletta)

Cancelled port

Cobh (Cork)

Cancelled port

Walvis Bay

A guy got mugged in Walvis Bay. They took everything including his passport.

Gibraltar

Cancelled port

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