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Montego Bay Cruise Reviews

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96 Montego Bay Cruise Reviews


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QBDAVE1

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Good Value

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First our Profile Canadian...57 and 67 years old/regular cruisers (15 cruises between Carnival, RC, NCL and Celebrity in the last 10 years)…. first time Marella Room - Excellent well serviced/clean 7th floor ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Quintiles

5 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

Very friendly ship

Flew Glasgow to Montego Bay. Arrived on the ship with no problems. Booked a balcony cabin allocated 6154, sorry to say there was an electricity substation behind a door adjacent to our cabin. The noise was 24/7 so ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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dwl16

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Trans Atlantic

This cruise got off to a bad start. It took 15 minutes to find steps to get off the plane and another hor and 15 minutes being held in a hot airless corridor before a bumpy coach trip to the ship. I later found out ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Smsaanbn

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

My first cruise

This wasn't my choice of holiday normally but I replaced someone who couldn't go. Overall it was a lovely holiday on a clean and comfortable ship but it was in need of a spruce up in placed particularly the glass ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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mxb350

2 Reviews Written

19 Helpful Votes

A Great Cruise BUT some things to consider

We chose this cruise because we liked the itinerary - it was a bit different than the million other carribean cruises out there. We were on the Exotic Explorer followed by the Cuban Fusion. For those unfamiliar the ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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milreed21

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

The best staff ever!!

This was our first cruise, we were never interested in cruising. Our reason for choosing this cruise was we were able to fly out of Toronto, Ontario (1.5hrs from home) and everything was included for a reasonable ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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Girly holiday cruises

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Great Cruise

My first Marcella Cruise I found the ship and crew and staff very helpful it was also my 1st all inclusive and there was no shortage of drinks all over the ship you had just put your empty glass down and bar staff ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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cosytoes

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Great itinarary

Outside cabin well fitted out and always kept clean and tidy by excellent steward. All staff friendly and helpful, though they seemed very short staffed in the resatuarnt so all waiters seemed to look after too ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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Lottelliott

3 Reviews Written

28 Helpful Votes

Good value for money

We had been on the celebration last year and thought it was very good value for money. The itinerary was great for the discovery 2 so thought we would give it a go. The ship is big and newer than the celebration. ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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anagram

5 Reviews Written

20 Helpful Votes

CUBAN FUSION

We chose this cruise for two things , first that it covered Christmas and New year, secondly it was going to Cuba. Flight from Gatwick to Montego Bay was good no problems , arrival was chaotic , wrong forms for ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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flash1906

4 Reviews Written

35 Helpful Votes

Great value cruise, great service, highly recommended

We have cruised more than 60 times on a variety of cruise lines and while we do have favourites I nevertheless feel able to provide unbiassed reviews on any ship I cruise on. In my view Marella Discovery 2 is ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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Technoman2

3 Reviews Written

33 Helpful Votes

Pride of Panama and Cuban Fusion

Pride of Panama and Cuban Fusion Cruise The flight from Gatwick took off at 9.30am and was a 10 hr flight due to a head wind the flight back was only 8hrs and 10 mins. On arrival at Jamaica at 2.30pm it was a bit ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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addicted cruiser

7 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Good cruise

Was on this ship in April doing Cuban Fusion and had a great time. No complaints so we decided to do Pride of Panama this time. We booked a Oceanview cabin 2062 but was upgraded to a balcony 6516 which we ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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thebeej

2 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

Great fun cruise

Wanted to visit Havana and limited in choice as not a fan of MSC. Liked the Tui dreamliner flights in premium economy. Pleasantly surprised at how good the condition of this older ship was. Great staff and ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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Kath Owen

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Atlantic Discoveries

My cruise was a 70th birthday gift, the most disappointing aspect was the change in the itinerary. they took out three of the ports we really wanted to see. The ship is okay, showing it's age a little, but the ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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Cartful

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Showtime was the best time

Chose this cruise as it aligned with our holidays. Loved the atrium in the ship. This was a great focal point, especially to enjoy a few drinks. Deck 9 was always a hive of entertainment, which was great but ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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slivo

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Beyond Expectation

We chose this cruise as our first because it was advertised as all-inclusive,which appealed to our budget.It was a wonderful week, where we enjoyed good food and drinks in a variety of locations aboard ship and met ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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Mogcruiser

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Thompson/TUI The Way Forward.

Marella discovery 11 Cuban fusion and pride of panama.
 We were drawn to this back to back 14 day cruise with tui, as it contained at least 2 items on my wife,s bucket list, Panama Canal and Cuba. We chose ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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Jan1968

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Cuban Fusion

Just back from the Cuban Fusion plus week on the beach in Jamaica. We were first timers and the cruise was much as expected. The food in all restaurants was very good and the endless drinks, particularly Prosecco, ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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wales traveller

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Super Holiday

The reason we chose this cruise was to visit Cuba and Panama, and they did not disappoint. I was in a party of 8, all in our 60's and 70's. The flight, transfer and embarkation were fine, cases were also ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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Dodie1955

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Interesting ports, awesome crew

We chose this cruise for a couple of reasons. We wanted an all inclusive cruise at an affordable price and the ports were different than that offered by other cruise lines. We flew from Toronto (Sunwing) to ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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foxglove

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Fun cruise but Cuba not worth the extra effort and expense.

We were planning on an extended stay in Montego Bay, Jamaica and this cruise was offered as a gift to break-up that stay. We always enjoy staying there and Doctors' Cave Beach in particular. The beach is an easy ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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noonan101

3 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Too many name changes?

Exotic explorer/Cuban fusion. Before I start, I do have to declare a liking for Marella. I realise that in the past their ships have been a bit like a pair of comfy old shoes, scuffed, well worn and leaky, not a ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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Taylor49

2 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

Better than expected.

We chose this cruise at short notice after returning from a terrible cruise on MSC Seaside.We had cruised with Thomson before on one of the smaller ships and found it okay no better,but this larger ship was much ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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garetwales

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

GOOD BUT !!!!!

flight from b'mam v.good but waited for over 30 mins at airport for cruise transfer bus---airport staff said this was a regular experience because tui do not charter enough buses for the volume of travellers ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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