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Repositioning Cruises Cruise Reviews

Cruise Line
Ship
Destination
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

2,293

Very Good

1,756

Average

1,137

Poor

594

Terrible

339

Cruise type

Family Cruises

53,815

Romantic Cruises

23,984

Senior Cruises

20,386

Entertainment Cruises

11,978

Repositioning Cruises

6,151

6,151 Repositioning Cruises Cruise Reviews


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mlgb

4 Reviews Written

16 Helpful Votes

Last minute Itinerary Switch, Ship is too big. Beware on Panama Canal Transits.

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We arrived at 1pm and embarkation was smooth. However there were undisclosed problems getting some passengers from LAX to the ship, which delayed the sailaway for hours (until after dark).Disembarkation in NYC did ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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AKN

4 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Great itinerary

My husband and I have cruised over a dozen times onboard Celebrity ships. This was our first time on Eclipse. We were in Concierge class and selected the cruise because of the unusual itinerary from Los Angeles ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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yadkinval

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

TransAtlantic

Trans Atlantic and stops at three island groups to which we had not been as well as departing from Barcelona to which we have not been - we choose cruises based upon itinerary first. We think the ship is too large ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Captain Vancouver

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Pales by comparion

We stayed the night before at a Marriott near LAX and took an Uber to the port the next morning. The embarkation in Long Beach, a disorganized three-hour lineup in heat, with no water and no place to sit down ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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JLenard

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Big Disappointment

In 2015, I had traveled on the MSC Divina to the Caribbean. It was a good trip on a ship that needed some upgrades but not unacceptable. In 2019, I again traveled on the Divina – repositioning cruise Milan ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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dreamlife

2 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Not the same now that Carnival have an interest

I will start with the title of this review. Embark, disembark all OK - most lines have this in the bag. We chose this cruise on Noordam, because we love Vancouver, we wanted to go to Sydney and we love sea days. ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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cindyanne

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Unfortunate

We just returned from a transatlantic cruise on the Divina. November 5th 2019 departing from Genoa Italy to Miami Florida. Embarkation was great and handled quite well. Unfortunately the issues began shortly ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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maxplaats

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

South America cruise

Why? The Itenary A not so common one, long and much to see. Done out of Europe, by a German travel office: Berge und Meer Yes we know it's an old ship wich had the atmosphere of faded grandeur But ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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FZUNIVERSE2020

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

MAIDEN VOYAGE WHAT A TERRIBLE EXPERIENCE STUCK FOR 21 DAYS

DECEMBER 6 , 2019 This report is about Our just completed Maiden Voyage on the SKY Princess This is going to be a 21 days cruise from rome to ft. Lauderdale Lets begin with my and my wife big expectation ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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VK2EBR

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Carnival SPLENDOR? Carnival Disaster !!!

Have had previous cruises with carnival but unfortunately this one was well below the standard of those.Embarkation was undisciplined and chaotic, most would have been given a specific boarding time but it ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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SophieR1300

1 Review Written

14 Helpful Votes

Chaos, Noise and Carnival Cough

This was a repositioning cruise from Singapore to Sydney, which hubby and I chose, to relax and refresh before the Christmas mayhem. First, the good points: our cabin stewards, and the rest of the waiters etc were ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Port Monkeys

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Emerald Princess is a Good Ship With a Great Crew

We went on this cruise because it was a good value. 29 days with prepaid gratuities and $1000 onboard credit in a balcony for around $4000 each. It sailed from Barcelona to Los Angeles (home) through the Panama ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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best day ever

3 Reviews Written

16 Helpful Votes

Not what we expected

I choose this cruise as the Splendor was in dry dock in Singapore before relocating to Australia and thought that the itinerary would suit my wife and myself . How wrong was I . Embarkation was a disaster . The ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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huttonmarg

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Poor crew training and terrible food safety in eating areas

This was my 16th cruise (my 2nd cruise on Carnival ). We chose this cruise because the price was great and the ports were potentially interesting. It was a repositioning cruise from Singapore to Sydney, stopping at ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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ahdocent

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Great entertainment but lousy food

We've never been on a transatlantic cruise or to Barcelona, so when we saw this cruise at a good price, we couldn't resist. We spent several days in Barcelona - a great city - before getting on the ship. I've ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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peggyajacobs

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Loved the cruise, hated the cabin layout!

My husband and I arrived 5 days prior to the start of our cruise and loved Barcelona, giving us the opportunity to explore many of the sites there. We were excited about trying NCL, not ever having cruised with ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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CruiseGerry

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

A great experience on the Star

My wife has taught Kindergarten for 39 years. She only had only item on her bucket -- to take repositioning cruise just to experience doing something that isn't in the high seasons: summer, Christmas, Easter. ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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tomingg

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Buffet was bedlam!

A friend was going on it and invited my wife and I. Like the entertainment and food. Ship was filled to capacity, a little less that 4800 passengers according to a trivia tiebreaker answer, Just too many people. ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Star Trek 1

2 Reviews Written

19 Helpful Votes

A bargain repostioning cruise

The timeline fit well for us and the price was great. The food in the dining rooms was mostly tasty, but not always hot. The service seemed to be a bit better in the Aqua restaurant, and Aqua was less noisy. You ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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dfc922

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

First TransAtlantic Crossing

We just completed our first Transatlantic Crossing on the Norwegian Star. It was a fabulous trip...and even in November the weather was fantastic...in the hot tub every day. The Star is an older ship but a crew ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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MGBark

2 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

Good service, bad food, too many missed ports.

We choose this cruise as a family vacation that would take us half way around the world, Southampton to Singapore, in 37 days. We had some good times and some not so good times, and met many new friends, but I can ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Terry L

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Great itinerary

Excellent choice of ports. Princess has good value and consistent and organized product. Food is excellent but occasionally disappoints. Good coffee still seems to be a weakness although café bar at extra charge is ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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granmainks

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Disappointed overall.

We were so excited to be going on a transatlantic cruise, as well as having several stops in Spain and Portugal. We had been told there would be many activities on board on sea days, but we didn't find that to be ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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kimmk

5 Reviews Written

23 Helpful Votes

Relaxing but sedate

We chose this cruise as a relaxing way to get home from South Africa. The ship gave a grand impression with wood paneling a feature. It appeared well maintained. For those who get sea sick, there was quite a ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Boschmann

7 Reviews Written

27 Helpful Votes

13 Day reposition cruise NYC to Miami

This is another one of my part two reviews from our back-to-back Meraviglia sailings in October and November. The first part was a ten day Canadian/New England cruise in a Yacht Club interior cabin beginning ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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