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Thomson Newcastle (England) Cruise Reviews
Cruiser Rating
3.8
Average
53 reviews
Most helpful review
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..."Read More
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jolai1

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

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Great Itinerary, Terrible Ship

Review for Marella Explorer to Baltic Sea

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robcat

10+ Cruises

Age 50s

we sailed on this cruise as we wanted to visit the amazing cities around the baltic 1st The good points. The Onboard staff were all amazing from the Cabin stewards to entertainment crew, all very friendly and helpful. But I have to make a special mention to 2 members of staff who did go that extra mile to make our cruise special Putra our cabin steward was exceptional in trying to sort out our ...
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Sail Date: June 2019

Departure Port: Crete (Heraklion)

4 Helpful Votes


Uncomfortable and not good value!

Review for Marella Discovery to Norwegian Fjords

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jolai1

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

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 of 10. At first the A/C was able to be set to 'Baltic' which is great for sleeping. Being too cold through the day when we got further north I adjusted the A/C - big mistake never ...
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Sail Date: July 2018

Departure Port: Crete (Heraklion)

32 Helpful Votes


Marella Discovery is more like Butlins at Sea

Review for Marella Discovery to Baltic Sea

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Never Cruise Marella (tui

First Time Cruiser

Age 50s

Even before the cruise Tui behaved poorly. Tui claimed the Kremlin was shut due to an extra national holiday when in fact it is always shut on a Thursday. We cancelled that excursion as a trip to a convent really wasn't worth almost £700 per couple. I am still waiting for a response two months after submitting a written complaint about the misleading information. Not everyone was informed of ...
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Sail Date: June 2018

Departure Port: Crete (Heraklion)

Traveled with disabled person

6 Helpful Votes


One to forget

Review for Marella Explorer to Baltic Sea

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KyteRich

2-5 Cruises

Age 60s

Everything about this cruise was awful. The embarkation in Newcastle took hours, shuttle buses overcrowded and we spent so much time queuing for everything. Once on board we were advised to upgrade to premium drinks package and after sampling the all inclusive drinks it was obvious why! The same applied to the quality of the food! We pre booked two excursions for when we were in St ...
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Sail Date: May 2019

Departure Port: Crete (Heraklion)

7 Helpful Votes


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