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Newcastle (England) to Baltic Sea Cruise & Maritime Voyages Cruise Reviews

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11 Newcastle (England) to Baltic Sea Cruise & Maritime Voyages Cruise Reviews

HethT avatar


1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes



We chose the Baltic cruise to see St Petersburg primarily but found all the ports visited were excellent apart from Aalborg which although a nice town it wasn’t brilliant. The Magellan was clean, the staff very ...
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Sail Date May 2018

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Frank from Huddersfield

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Excellent in every way - except one.

Our intention - my wife and I - was to cruise leisurely on a ship which was neither very large (ocean going) nor very small (such as on a river cruise), to visit places we had never been to, and where we would ...
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Sail Date May 2018

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1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Good for singles who like traditional cruising

I was actually on the Baltic cruise 10/8/17 but for some reason cant choose that date. Very few cruise lines offer single cabins at a reasonable cost (+25%) or sail from Northern Ports (I live in Scotland) - CMV ...
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Sail Date August 2017

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Jackson 1

1 Review Written

17 Helpful Votes

Good value.

Chose this trip for the itinerary Baltic cities and St Petetsburg. Embarkation and disembarkation from Newcastle went smoothly and efficiently. Escorted to our cabin by a crew steward, nice touch. The ...
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Sail Date August 2017

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1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

Much better than we thought it was going to be.

Have given this very good based on food quality (which in fact was excellent), cleanliness and friendliness of service (practically all the staff went the extra mile). The entertainment was pretty good too as were ...
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Sail Date May 2016

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2 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

Good Value Cruise

The itinerary was ideal for us and Newcastle was easy to get to from home. Embarkation was easy and we were quickly reunited with our luggage. Cabin 5009 had a porthole rather than a window but as it was an ...
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Sail Date May 2016

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Joseph Fraser

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Never Again

The two positives about this cruise were leaving from Newcastle and the ports of call. Marco Polo sells itself on being an old but classic ship, it is old but certainly has no class! Everything about it was a ...
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Sail Date June 2015

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Kathryn McCulloch

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Not your usual cruise

As a regular cruiser I was thrown by the rigidity of dining times.Breakfast finished at 9:30 and no more available till 12:30.not only this but times varied and we had to look at cruise info to check when meals ...
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Sail Date June 2015

reilly1 avatar


3 Reviews Written

15 Helpful Votes

Exceeded Expectations

Having read some terrible reviews about this ship we were not expecting a great cruise.We wwere proved wrong. We thoroughly enjoyed it and have booked again for December on the same ship. It was a 7 night cruise ...
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Sail Date April 2015

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1 Review Written

Marco Polo Balt1c Cruise June 2014

This was the second cruise on the Marco Polo having enjoyed the first one to Norway in 2009. The itinerary was absolutely perfect for us. We had the chance to visit the most wonderful places. The Marco Polo is a ...
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Sail Date June 2014

andrews14 avatar


1 Review Written

A unique experience on a small and friendly ship

This was our first cruise chosen for its interesting itinerary, the highlight being two days in St Petersburg. We imagined that our most enduring memories would be of the Russian Palaces, which are indeed ...
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Sail Date June 2014

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