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Oceania Athens (Piraeus) Cruise Reviews

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39 Oceania Athens (Piraeus) Cruise Reviews


virgieskid avatar

virgieskid

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

An amazing journey, an amazing ship, an amazing staff

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We chose this cruise primarily because of the itinerary and it did not disappoint. We made all our own tour arrangements at each port so I can not comment on the ships tours. Our room was fantastic and the service ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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SM77

4 Reviews Written

16 Helpful Votes

First Time Oceania & Very Impressed

We chose this itinerary, back to back cruises, from Athens to Venice, Venice to Barcelona since we wanted to do both the Eastern and Western Mediterranean. Even though we stopped twice in Dubrovnik & Kotor, it was ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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rubysue

14 Reviews Written

68 Helpful Votes

Sirena was a cozy and comfortable home during an amazing journey

Background information: We are veteran cruisers with many years of cruising in different parts of the world on different cruise lines (includes Oceania, Disney, RCI, Celebrity, Princess, Holland America, Cunard). ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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leraso1711

2 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Outstanding Cruise

We chose this cruise because we wanted to visit Israel and the Greek Isles. We spent 3 days in Athens before the cruise and 2 after the cruise. We have been cruising since the early 80's. We chose this ship ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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aubreysmimi

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

A Dream Cruise

We wanted to try a smaller ship than the mega liners and liked the itinerary. We had heard very positive things about Oceania Marina and it lived up to the hype. We found the ship beautiful - luxurious without ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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Jayanne

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Beyond our expectation

I think we may have set the bar to high for our first cruise. Very attentive staff. Top notch dining. We met many other guests from around the world. I think the ship is a perfect size for mingling I would do it ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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gfkr2

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Fantastic Cruise on the Riviera

We loved sailing on the Riviera from Athens on the Romance and Relics tour. The ship was spectacular, most especially the service and food. The crew was outstanding a almost every encounter with staff was ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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doxielover47

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Great Experience

We had a wonderful experience with both Oceania as well as our alumni travel group. We spent two days in Athens before boarding the ship which we highly encourage others to do who have long flights. It helps to ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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Lambertus

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Great Itinerary

This has been our fifth Oceania cruise. We booked this cruise together with some friends we met on the Riviera 1,5 year ago. Malta was great , so was Taormini and Sorrento. Food was great as always. Ship ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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delee78

3 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Wonderful 'Sacred Sanctuaries' Cruise on Oceania Riviera

We cruised on the Riviera from 19 April through 29 April for the Sacred Sanctuaries itinerary. We cruised on other lines in the past, but decided to try Oceania for the stop in Israel and the particular stateroom ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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ShipShapely

3 Reviews Written

21 Helpful Votes

LOVE this ship

We chose this ship and cruise because of the itinerary - great combination of three days in Israel plus Greek Islands. Also, we are foodies and had heard the food was great, and finally, we do not like a super large ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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martydoc12

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

The 3 days in Israel

The itinerary was perfect for us giving us a chance to see Athens before sailing then 3 days in Israel docked in Haifa. The size of the cabin and Oceania's reputation aided in the decision. When we planned this ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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RockyMtnBlue

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Outstanding!

Small Ship, No children, photographers, or up-selling, Great Food Great Service and Staff Great cabaret-style entertainment Great Itinerary What's not to love? The cruise was Oceania quality ...
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Sail Date November 2016


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Garyfr1

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Athens to Dubai

The itinerary on the cruise was excellent - a passage visiting Greece, Israel, Egypt, Jordan, Oman and Dubai. Cairo was cut from the itinerary one day after the final payment date, which was a disappointment and ...
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Sail Date November 2016


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Big Doc

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

Ticks All The Boxes

I had researched Oceania quite a lot before booking this cruise and it does what it says on the tin. The experience is based around service,destinations and especially food. All three exceeded our reasonably high ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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tresor6241990

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

On the Great ship, Oceania Riviera

We actually chose a cruise in November on the Marina. Shortly after, we were contacted by Oceania to switch to this cruise, giving us many percs. We are so glad we switched! The weather was perfect; the ship is ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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Madame croisiere

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Cruising the Greek Islands with Oceania Cruises

We cruised with Oceania for the first time last May because many friends had experienced Oceania and recommended Oceania Cruise Line. We did benefit from many specials starting with free internet, some free ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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sanmyn

3 Reviews Written

16 Helpful Votes

A Great Initial Voyage on the Sirena

I was looking forward to the Sirena. I have sailed on the other three R Ships of the line. I was NOT disappointed. I booked solo in a consierge cabin on the seven deck. The same room I always get on the other ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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mdk8584

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Sirena is beautiful; a memorable cruise.

The Sirena is a mid-sized ship so I was delighted not to see so many people in line during check in. It was smooth and easy. We were extremely disappointed when at check-in they told us that our stop in Egypt was ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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Nadja

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

We want to do it again

We chose this cruise because we wanted to go in a less crowded ship. Before, we've sailed in larger ships of about 2500 passengers. We really enjoyed less people aboard, more tranquility. Athens is really a very ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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dojies

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Spoilt; the bar has been set high for other cruises.

The Riviera cruise (Oceania) was very satisfying on a number of levels, because of what they call ‘enrichment experiences’. On a culinary level, there is a choice between speciality restaurants serving some ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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cruisercn

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

A Wonderful 7 Night Addition to a Miami to Athens Cruise

This cruise was an extension offer from Oceania. We added it to a Miami to Athens booking and received credits on airfare not needed for a back-to-back cruise. This also gave us an opportunity to do a day tour in ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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CorgiNole

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Explored the Mediterranean in the lap of luxury.

This was my first cruise with Oceania (have cruised in the past on larger ships/other lines) and Mom's 9th cruise with Oceania (5th on the Nautica). Traveling with an experienced cruiser makes a difference! We ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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nurse44

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Lovely Small Ship

Lovely Ship, Very well maintained and my first trip with Oceania. We have done quite a few in the past with other lines..Service is their main focus with food being the second.The veranda is standard size BUT the ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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Sandyliret

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Blown Away!

Our first experience and we could not be more pleased! The ship was spectacular, the service was outstanding and the amenities were the top of the line. The food was more than expected, and we are from New ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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