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Newcastle (England) to Norwegian Fjords Cruise Reviews

Cruise Line
Ship
Norwegian Fjords
England

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Excellent

35

Very Good

15

Average

10

Poor

6

Terrible

8

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74 Newcastle (England) to Norwegian Fjords Cruise Reviews


Hammo19 avatar

Hammo19

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

The crew made the difference

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We wanted to experience the beauty of Norway and the Midnight Sun Cruise fitted the bill perfectly. Port of Tyne is only a 60 min car drive away from home so it was very convenient for us. First time with ...
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Sail Date June 2019


Mike S P avatar

Mike S P

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Goodbye Thomson and Spirit

After many cruises with Thomson on Emerald,Celebration and number one Spirit, we decided to see what a “new “ ship was like. One out of 5 is good. Newcastle was waiting for 2 hours after 4 hours of driving. (We ...
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Sail Date June 2019


Sheilatay avatar

Sheilatay

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Great Scenic cruise

Always wanted to see the Fjords and this ship seemed like a good size to experience this .We has a good midship cabin near to lifts etc . the dining onboard we could not fault exceptional . The shows were all very ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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PGT10

3 Reviews Written

17 Helpful Votes

Not Butlins At Sea

This was a last minute booking,as we just needed a break,Having never sailed with Thomson/Tui/Marella before because of people putting us off, we decided to give them a try.Having done around 20 previous cruises ...
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Sail Date August 2018


Howard 1948 avatar

Howard 1948

3 Reviews Written

23 Helpful Votes

Icing on the Cake

A previous cruise on Discovery and a previous Norwegian cruise on a different ship had both been so enjoyable we booked "Wonders of the Fjords" to celebrate my 70th Birthday. What a good choice. Parking and ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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sarigerme

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Norway

Food in main restaurants pretty average. All inclusive drinks package good (avoid Don Mendo white). Service excellent with special mention to Nico and David in the Atrium Bar and Yansi the lovely waitress. Oh, and ...
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Sail Date August 2018


rosec avatar

rosec

3 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Wow exceeded our expections

We booked this cruise very late and were not sure what to expect after reading some of these reviews. Well we can honestly say that you shouldn't pay any attention to the negative reviews. This ship is excellent ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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hunterseye

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Amazing Scenery

This was our very first Cruise I have to say from start to finish it was excellent, We arrived at the port where our bags were taken from us and never saw them till we got to our cabin. we checked in and with in 10 ...
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Sail Date August 2018


parkseygirl avatar

parkseygirl

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Lovely ship, excellent service - a fantastic time, highly recommend

We had always wanted to see the Norwegian Fjords and had never cruised before, so took the plunge and booked the 6 night cruise from Newcastle. We were lucky enough to get the all inclusive deal at the time we ...
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Sail Date August 2018


GeoffA avatar

GeoffA

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

First Cruising Experience

First, I must mention a similar cruise reviewed by Alfie111 in May 2018. It appears Alfie111 was surprised that two whole days of the tour were spent at sea transiting to and from Norway. The itinerary in the Fred ...
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Sail Date July 2018


Immy avatar

Immy

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Don't book a suite on deck 8!

The cruise was to Iceland and a few stops in Norway, Shetland and Invergordon. Never again would I embark at Newcastle. The charge for parking your car is £10/day. There are NO facilities at the car park so we got ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Sandracoll

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

First time cruising

I chose this cruise as it sails from North Shields where I was born and I had always wanted to sail out of the Tyne! The staff and food were amazing. The scenery was everything we expected and the whole thing went ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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ukcruiseconvertees

1 Review Written

16 Helpful Votes

Amazing Discovery

AMAZING DISCOVERY . More then a Ten . Just back from our 2nd Norwegian Fjords cruise in 2 months on board the Marella Discovery. The first cruise was so enjoyable we booked the 2nd 2 days after we came ...
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Sail Date July 2018


Carawest27 avatar

Carawest27

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

What’s not to like?

We travelled as a party of 8 and ranged in age from 13-72! We can definitely state that Marella Discovery has something for all ages, as each one of us has had a fantastic time. We left this morning already talking ...
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Sail Date July 2018


dronnygirl avatar

dronnygirl

3 Reviews Written

32 Helpful Votes

Fire & Ice

What a wonderful cruise, helped very much by the fantastic weather. Reykyavik – we had booked the Golden Circle with Iceland Guided Tours and had a lovely day. Visited Gullfoss Waterfall, Geysir and the ...
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Sail Date July 2018


selnec avatar

selnec

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Norway Midnight Sun June 2018

We chose this cruise as we had cruised with Thomson about 40 or so times from many different ports and liked Norway. Also not needing to fly was an added advantage. I normally don't post cruise reviews however TUI ...
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Sail Date June 2018


Izzy1947 avatar

Izzy1947

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

FIRE & ICE ON MARELLA DISCOVERY

Spent to whole days at sea before we arrived in Iceland. Always wanted to visit Iceland and more of Norway. Was not disappointed with any of it. Our cabin was really good and so clean. Thanks must go to our ...
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Sail Date July 2018


jolai1 avatar

jolai1

4 Reviews Written

32 Helpful Votes

Uncomfortable and not good value!

Chose this cruise - Fire and Ice because of the intinery and sailing ex Newcastle. Took 2 hours from arriving at terminal to boarding ship. This was pretty good as some waited over 4 hours! Embarkation gets 4 out ...
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Sail Date July 2018


LJR28 avatar

LJR28

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

MIDNIGHT SUN

I thought you may like some feedback on our recent cruise in June 2018 to the Midnight Sun on TUI new ship Marella Discovery. We have been cruising with Thompson’s (TUI) since 2004 and have booked in excess of ...
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Sail Date June 2018


Chenzo avatar

Chenzo

1 Review Written

14 Helpful Votes

A chance to visit Nordkapp (North Cape), Norway.

We (my wife and I) only booked this cruise as I have wanted to visit Nordkapp for a number of years. The dates fitted with our diaries so opted not to go on a European road trip as the opportunity had arisen. The ...
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Sail Date June 2018


debzy1985 avatar

debzy1985

1 Review Written

19 Helpful Votes

Cannot fault this ship. MY 7 year old loved every minute.

We're just back from Wonders of the Fjords on Discovery 1 today and thought i'd review what I thought. We were first time cruisers travelling with a 7 year old so are able to view from all angles. Cabin: We ...
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Sail Date June 2018


Grannie1946 avatar

Grannie1946

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Excellent cruise

Chose this cruise because I wanted to see Norwegian Fiords. Everything about the cruise was first class from embarkation to disembarkation. The Fred Olsen tours were extremely good and well organised, the crew were ...
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Sail Date May 2018


crafty gran avatar

crafty gran

3 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Wonderful service.

I have to agree with ThomasUK. We have also just returned from trip to Fjords, sailing from Newcastle. From embarkation, very quick, to leaving, the staff were efficient, cheerful and helpful. Our cabin steward was ...
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Sail Date May 2018


ThomasUK avatar

ThomasUK

3 Reviews Written

43 Helpful Votes

Fabulous Seven Nights on the Magellan

I don't usually write reviews for cruises but having travelled on the Magellan three times I feel the need to add some balance to all the negative reviews posted on this site. I've just come back from another great ...
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Sail Date May 2018


Dr Steve 1961 avatar

Dr Steve 1961

2 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Excellent Service and Food, But Issues with Room and AI Package

This was a cruise to the Norwegian Fjords with out two sons, which was planned as possibly our last family holiday. it was booked on the basis of value and location. Overall we all really enjoyed our holiday on ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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