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Crystal Symphony Cruise Reviews for Romantic Cruises to the Transatlantic from New York (Manhattan)

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Another Great Crystal Cruise

Review for Crystal Symphony to Transatlantic

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buzz_rosenberg1

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

I picked this cruise because it was a great deal for solo travelers, had lots of sea days (I love sea days - especially the lectures), and the itinerary. It did not disappoint. I reconnected with several fellow travelers from other Crystal cruises met many new enjoyable companions. The service, the activities, fellow travelers are all part of the reason that I love Crystal cruises and this one ...
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Sail Date: May 2017

Cabin Type: Deluxe Stateroom with Large Picture Window (limited view)


My 5th Atlantic crossing and the calmest one yet!

Review for Crystal Symphony to Transatlantic

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Bsummone

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

Chose this cruise as a friend (a Crystal novice) was interested in seeing what the excitement is about...her room was on the same deck but opposite side so we were close by but not running into each other constantly. Did our own version of shore excursions: using a combination of public transportation and ship supplied shuttles, mapping out our potential routes in advance. Saw a lot of New ...
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Sail Date: May 2017

Cabin Type: Deluxe Stateroom with Large Picture Window (extremely limited view)


Best cruise line we've been on!.

Review for Crystal Symphony to Transatlantic

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vacationgirl50

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

We wanted to see Iceland and after looking at all the itinerary's of many cruise lines we decided we liked the Crystal Symphony itinerary the best since it sailed out of NYC , stopped in New England ports and then on to Iceland. We had heard it was a great cruise line but didn't realize how excellent it really was until we sailed on Crystal. We have been on 12 cruises on 3 different lines. We ...
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Sail Date: May 2017


NO FREE LITTLE NEWSPAPERS, NO NY TIMES CROSSWORDS AND NO ST. JOHN'S NEWFOUNDLAND

Review for Crystal Symphony to Transatlantic

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Strode Wallace

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

For us this was somewhat of a repeat of 2014 Crystal Cruise vacation on the Symphony up the eastern U.S. coats with stops in Canada and then to Iceland. This year we added the Ireland and U.K. component making our trip 16 days. Last year we wrote that we found the all-inclusive Crystal Cruise lines was the clearly the cruise line for wealthy alcoholics. That opinion has not changed. There ...
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Sail Date: June 2015

Cabin Type: Deluxe Stateroom with Large Picture Window


We started with high expectations.

Review for Crystal Symphony to Transatlantic

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May B

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

Mr. B. and I have cruised 24 times, including on two defunct lines (Premier and Renaissance), once on Carnival and several times each on HAL, Royal Caribbean and Celebrity. We have gone once on Azamara and once on Oceania, both of which did not meet our high expectations. Oceania was fabulous in many details but somebody evidently decided that our sailing should serve gourmet nursing home food, ...
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Sail Date: June 2015

Cabin Type: Deluxe Stateroom with Large Picture Window (limited view)


High expectations, mission accomplished

Review for Crystal Symphony to Transatlantic

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mario 1

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

This was my 1st Crystal cruise and I had high expectations. Most of my cruising has been on Celebrity which I enjoy. I have been on Azamara and Oceania, both of which disappointed me. On Azamara to Antarctica I had multiple complaints and on Oceania, the service was great but the food I described as "Gourmet Nursing Home" because it had absolutely no taste and no seasonings. Our boarding went ...
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Sail Date: June 2015


Long Time Cruiser's First Trip on Crystal Very Impressive

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Strode Wallace

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

After spending 12 days on the Crystal Symphony I am convinced that Crystal is clearly the cruise line for wealthy alcoholics. The all inclusive fare included everything at most bars with the exception the most expensive wine or brandy on the market...but what most folks call the "good stuff" all arrived with a smile and no bill. Our first night on the ship we were in the Avenue Saloon listening ...
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Sail Date: June 2014


My first time on Crystal Symphony

Review for Crystal Symphony to Transatlantic

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ging466

First Time Cruiser

Age 60s

I flew from Sydney to New York via Dallas and stayed one night at the Casablanca Hotel in Times Square before boarding the ship at 1230 on the day of embarkation. This was my first time on Crystal and I chose these two sectors based on the itinerary. Ship info The Crystal Symphony is an elegant ship. The public rooms are lovely and even though the ship can hold 900+ passengers, at no time did it ...
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Sail Date: May 2013


Wonderful Cruise. But, It's for a Very Select Crowd

Review for Crystal Symphony to Transatlantic

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altonthecat

2-5 Cruises

Age 60s

We were very excited to sail on Crystal since it has a reputation for being one of the best cruise ships in the industry. Three words: Worth every dime. But, I want to add a provision to this statement: Worth every dime to a very select crowd. I can honestly say about 75% of my friends would have hated this cruise. Even my partner and I were split during the cruise. There wasn't one ...
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Sail Date: July 2010

Cabin Type: Penthouse with Verandah


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