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Las Palmas (Gran Canaria) Cruise Reviews

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34 Las Palmas (Gran Canaria) Cruise Reviews


iana1212 avatar

iana1212

2 Reviews Written

35 Helpful Votes

Good experience

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We have been on a number of cruises and we tend to select by itinerary and price rather than cruise line and have been on RCI, Princess, MSC, Oceania, Azamara and HAL. We selected this cruise to give us the ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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JMHamburg

7 Reviews Written

93 Helpful Votes

Mein Schiff 1 - Solid German Cruise-Craftsmanship

Single traveler on 'Canary Islands And Madeira' cruise with 'Mein Schiff 1' from Las Palmas. I chose this cruise to experience the brand new ship and 'TUI Cruises'. Embarkation - This was done very quickly. The ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Nyima

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Decent value for money

All in all it was a good experience and did not feel like the plague ship some reviews have mentioned (I was a tad concerned on departure). Positives All the crew were really lovely and helpful - especially ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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Singaporebaby1

1 Review Written

23 Helpful Votes

Better Than Expected!

This was our first cruise and the December and January reviews were so bad we nearly cancelled. That would have been a big mistake. The general organisation including flights, transfers and daily information about ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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skylark15

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Value for money

Took this short pre-Christmas cruise with my husband and another couple. We booked last minute and had never been with Marella before, only P&O. Our cabin was quite roomy with plenty of storage. We had a bath and ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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S2B

1 Review Written

18 Helpful Votes

We had a lovely time... :)

This is our second Cruise (first was with Costa) and overall we loved The Majesty. She's an old girl, and as long as you don't expect Royal Caribbean Standards for a Thomson price, you won't be disappointed. ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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Viva la vida

4 Reviews Written

21 Helpful Votes

Six in the Canaries

Six of us wanted to cruise together, we thought this was a good price - £800 each for all inclusive. We had a wonderful time on Thomson Majesty. WE all thought the cabins tired and dated and very small but this ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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louand47

1 Review Written

15 Helpful Votes

Majestic Cruise

We decided to take a 14 day winter break to the Canary Islands. We left from Bristol after a slight delay and arrived in Las Palmas about 8:00pm. The Thomson staff at the airport were helpful and getting on to Blue ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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andy hart

1 Review Written

83 Helpful Votes

Sightseeing without traveling

So lets discuss the things that you are really interested in? As you would expect the basis in which you live is no different to that in any hotel the more you pay the better room you live in, now this is not to ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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Toastie99

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Good but could be better

My partner usually cruises with Royal Carribean however I Persuaded her to try Thomson. The ship is impressive being an ex Royal Carribean ship however Thomson appear to be still trying to get a grip of running a ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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Lov3Cruising

3 Reviews Written

32 Helpful Votes

Great Value Cruise to the Canaries on Thomson Spirit

SHORT VERSION Thomson Spirit is an old ship but with a fantastic crew, great food and offers very good value – including an “all inclusive” option which includes house wines, some beers and standard ...
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Sail Date November 2016


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Alva girl

3 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Don't be put off by negative reviews.

This was our first thomsons cruise and was a last minute booking! After reading the reviews we didn't expect too much but given the cost of cruise and the itinerary we were happy to give the majesty a try and we ...
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Sail Date January 2016


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Taxipaul

1 Review Written

40 Helpful Votes

Cracking cruise

Embarkation was very smooth, as was the flight over. Cabin was bigger than i expected and was totally useable. I did hear reports of blocked toilets but this was soon rectified by a call to reception. The ship ...
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Sail Date February 2016


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Dawn and Graham B

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Canaries at Christmas

Been on the Majesrt once before. Excellent choice again. Canaries not my choice of destination but as it was for Christmas was far enough to travel to get some sun. Staff are amazing, from cleaners to Captain. ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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Juddernaut

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Excellent Value for Money

Some poor reviews and left me with what turned out to be unfounded concerns about to expect on this cruise. Our embarkation went like clockwork as did pretty much everything else on the cruise. We had a mini ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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Real Tippster

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Lovely Family Cruise

For a first time family cruise this was great, don't put down by the negative reviews I think some people expect too much. Remember how much your paying ! You get to see a different place every day, the staff are ...
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Sail Date March 2015


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sue203

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Thomson Majesty

We sailed on the Majesty 28/2/15 to the Canary Islands and had a really great holiday!! After reading some very negative reviews I didn't know what to expect and went with an open mind. The first thing you will ...
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Sail Date February 2015


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rubbles90

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Refurbished Armonia value for money

I must admit was a bit wary about going on a MSC cruise after reading views therefore went with an open mind which I am glad I did as it exceeded my expectations. We are a couple in our 40s and 50s and this was our ...
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Sail Date January 2015


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susyq 1967

4 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Keep an open mind

My hubby (44) and I (46), have sailed only twice before having discovered cruising only last year. We have sailed with RCI and plan to cruise twice a year now. We did not want to get hung up on a particular cruise ...
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Sail Date November 2013


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houseflag

11 Reviews Written

19 Helpful Votes

Overall a good trip.

We joined the ship on 24th September an all inclusive trip x 7 days. Busy day for the crew on change over day. Is was a full complement of passengers . We were also on this ship in 2009 . Allocated cabin 5528 ...
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Sail Date September 2013


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rosiemac7

3 Reviews Written

Perfect trip

we travelled with my son and his new wife for their first cruise.the embarkation queue was lengthy but moved quite fast and within 30 mins we had boarded.we were impressed with the centrum a rea and after signing up ...
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Sail Date September 2012


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Formuladick

1 Review Written

Enjoyable but had a better cruise in 2011

On the whole a good experience,, from the transfer/check-in through the inboard experience and onto departure. A straightforward embarkation process, although a few extra pens being available to complete the ...
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Sail Date July 2012


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bideford29

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

All Inclusive Option

This was our 3rd cruise and we sailed early October from Palma Majorca our flight was early out of Manchester and we were on board by 11:00 am, we booked an inside state room as wanted to see what it was like as our ...
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Sail Date October 2011


pressy avatar

pressy

1 Review Written

Quietly Supprised

Prior to sailing we had read many of the reviews published on here and was quietly surprised by what we found. We have previously sailed on other Thomson ships, also Princess and Royal Caribbean. Yes, the ship is ...
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Sail Date September 2011


CharlieTobiCat avatar

CharlieTobiCat

1 Review Written

We had a great time on the Island Escape

Like many people who've written reviews for the Island Escape we booked first then read the reviews later, which meant we worried that we'd made a big mistake and believed we were actually going to Butlins-on-sea. ...
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Sail Date August 2011


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