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49 World Cruise Reviews


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TomAtAlki

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Horrible Ocean Remodel Cruise

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Day 7 of our Ponant “Luxury” cruise. Today they told us that, because of maintenance, there will be no water on board from 2pm until 5pm. Typical of this remodel cruise. But first things first….DO NOT, EVER ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Ubiquiti

3 Reviews Written

41 Helpful Votes

Sorry Seabourn: You Blew It

We have just finished our "Capetown to Singapore" part of the Sojourn World Cruise. BACKGROUND My wife and I used to be died-in-the-wool Seabourn fans and have Diamond (250+ days) status. We loved the ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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cruiser741

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Disgusting floating health hazard, rude staff, and bad entertainment

I thought it was going to be a luxury cruise, but it was the worst cruise experience I've had in about 30 cruises. We got off the ship before the schedule disembarkation date because it was so bad.The ship was ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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jenni88

1 Review Written

22 Helpful Votes

The Dream of A Lifetime Turned into a Disappointment of a Lifetime

What a disappointment. Destinations were changed at least three times and itineraries cancelled at the last minute due to the coronavirus. Independent travelers were treated like second class citizens and given NO ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Barrel Oil

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Carnival Onboard is OK, Onshore is Poor

We booked a 50 day cruise with Cunard Queen Mary 2 primarily to visit Petra, Rome plus about 20 other countries. The cruise departed Feb 23 from Shanghai to April 14 in South Hampton. While boarding in Shanghai, I ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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aa2033

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

I strongly recommend you to refrain from taking Viking Cruises

The main idea of my post is that I strongly recommend you to refrain from taking Viking Cruises. I was dreaming of a round-the-world cruise and decided to a 3-month journey with Viking Cruises. It turned out ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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po14463

2 Reviews Written

18 Helpful Votes

Underwhelmed

We picked this cruise line based on reviews and reputation. We picked this cruise for the its itinerary and excursions. Viking missed the mark all too often, then when they had the opportunity to offer some ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Don Rudolfo

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Fraud?

you think about a relaxed vacasion, fine entertainment, nice cabin, ship in good shape, interesting excursions, see new countries, meet nice people, have a good time? Nothing of all we found at a world-cruis with ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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CaptCoy

1 Review Written

28 Helpful Votes

Let down

Embarkation and disembarkation was relatively smooth. Don’t expect much hospitality. Employees are not excited about their jobs so don’t expect many smiles either. We spent much extra to stay in a (PHS) ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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JGB/JB

2 Reviews Written

40 Helpful Votes

QM2 very tired and Cunard do not care

Boarded for the first leg of the World cruise, Southampton to Dubai. Embarkation was 2 1/2 hours; very poor. Ship was tired and dirty. Carpets were threadbare and stained. Entertainment was generally poor. ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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ChilledSun

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Cruise from Hell

We booked the holiday and the advert made the cruise look very attractive. The scheduled Countries to be visited looked interesting and we were under the impression that the food on board would be good as the ship ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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PJSphotog

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Worst experience of our lives

This was to be a "cruise of a lifetime." I hope it is, because I never want to experience something so bad again, ever. The cruise was to be Nome to Nome, up to Wrangell Island, and along the Russian Arctic ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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seatrout

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Oceania is totally over rated!

Loved the itinerary - many locations we had not visited. However a horrible cruise overall. Booked our flight through Oceania as part of the cruise package and arrived at the airport to find out that our flight was ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Let’s stop the rip off

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Promised the best food on the seas but they did not deliver

Travel agent recommended and literature posted to our home looked good so we booked the cruise $26,000 AUD ....TOTAL RIP-OFF Food constantly served tepid and unappetising. Constantly returning food as not ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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Melindamay

1 Review Written

14 Helpful Votes

121 Night worst world cruise ever! No organisation or idea and dreadful food.

We are very experienced cruisers and in comparison to other companies CMV put in a less than third rate performance even taking into account the lower price. It’s billed as buy one get one free but it was only ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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Brian72813

2 Reviews Written

38 Helpful Votes

Black star------certainly not white star

Booked this cruise for two reasons, the itinerary and to see for ourselves if Cunard is what they say they are. The itinerary was great, Cochin excepted but we expected that. We had three complaints about this ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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Margan

1 Review Written

18 Helpful Votes

Very disappointed

Ads say best staff,best food, however, food was great, staff especially cabin stewards didnt clean well, didnt speak good english to answer questions,carpets filthy,used vacs cheap carried germs cabin to cabin from ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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Jlwk

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Very Poor for a 5 Star Experience

We wanted to see the Maldives and Indian Ocean islands, thought we would snorkel every day in beautiful water. ( Water was beautiful) However this did not happen, excursions were not planned well, so we spent ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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yellowjacketborn

6 Reviews Written

16 Helpful Votes

So Much Right, So Much Wrong

Lima is the worst embarkation experience ever. Our transfer dropped us off a Oceania pickup point filled with hucksters trying to help us with our bags. We were lucky when we got on the Oceania coach to take us to ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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Bodie of Perth

1 Review Written

32 Helpful Votes

A cruise to forget; it was that bad.

We booked a Sea Breeze suite on deck 9 in mid 2017. These suites were created when the ship was refurbished in October. 14 days before we were due to step on board our agent was told by Crystal that due to ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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wilbur09

2 Reviews Written

19 Helpful Votes

Brown shower water ...

This was a honeymoon cruise and expectations were high. On the third night of the cruise our shower lost pressure only to regain pressure while gushing hot thick brown water. Thank God my wife was not in the shower, ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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mmonro

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Rather have been on a raft

I chose this as it was a Maiden World Cruise and as such had a certain amount of expectations, one being that we didn't limp out of Tilbury without a fanfare, band or drink. Embarkation at Tilbury had boxes ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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Happy to be here

1 Review Written

16 Helpful Votes

Cruise from hell

This was a 120-night, Round the World Cruise. The cruise line (Cruise and Maritime Voyages) and the ship (Magellan) managed to turn what should have been the trip of a lifetime into the cruise from hell. The food ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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gadabout girl

1 Review Written

21 Helpful Votes

Cruise nightmare

A ship not fit for travel especially on such a long cruise. I have disembarked early in Malta. After a disasterous first month it did not really get any better. It became a ferry for bargain hunters to fill ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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Sherbanu

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

60th Birthday cruise for my wife.

We thought a cruise from Dubai through Suez Canal and the Med with stops in Greece and Malta would be great. Also with hotel stays in Dubai & Barcelona would be good to do. The 3 day stay in Dubai was great and than ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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