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Regent Seven Seas Istanbul Cruise Reviews

Regent Seven Seas
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22 Regent Seven Seas Istanbul Cruise Reviews


RogerW avatar

RogerW

9 Reviews Written

22 Helpful Votes

Ancient Civilisations; Very Good

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We had some doubts after reading several reviews regarding the ship, especially the availability of good wines by the glass and the standard of service. However once on board we had no issue with the quality of ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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HNLGAL

3 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Mixed Feelings....

A point by point list of my impressions on my first cruise wth Regent. First off, Regent's Scan Design style of decor is not to my liking, which is a shame as it set the tone for my first impressions of the ...
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Sail Date October 2014


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cliveyandall

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Almost Perfect

This was only our second cruise. Our first was with P&O and although this cruise was far more expensive, as they say, you get what you pay for. What was really impressive was the way embarkation, tours and ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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vera720

6 Reviews Written

75 Helpful Votes

Regent is losing it's luster

We are long time Regent fans and it has been sad to see them losing so many of the qualities that made Regent so unique. On this summer trip from Istanbul to Athens, for reasons beyond their control, they had to ...
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Sail Date July 2014


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brianbp

1 Review Written

52 Helpful Votes

Dissappointing experience on Regent Seven Seas Mariner

Together with my wife, I purchased an upmarket Seven Seas Aft Suite on Regent Seven Seas Mariner. In summary: 1. With one exception, the crew were wonderful. 2. Compared to our experience on Princess and Viking ...
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Sail Date July 2014


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MLam3

1 Review Written

Well done cruise, mediocre excursions

This was my first cruise with Regent May 2014. The Mariner was very well maintained, our suite was very nicely updated and very clean (We were told that the ship just had the rooms renovated - it showed). The ...
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Sail Date May 2014


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citygirlcruiser

1 Review Written

41 Helpful Votes

Very Disappointing

Sadly, that's what this cruise turned out to be. We have cruised with Regent previously - our last cruise was from Mumbai to Bali in December 2012. That cruise rated a 9 out of a 10 for us. However, our cruise in ...
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Sail Date November 2013


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Inxent

6 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Revisited Regent Voyager - Superb

We have just returned from a superb holiday on Seven Seas Voyager doing their Red Sea Odyssey and have to say the staff and service were again excellent, attentive and charming . We were treated royally. We were on ...
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Sail Date November 2013


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Miz Aris

4 Reviews Written

60 Helpful Votes

Not what we expected and not what we paid for!

We sailed with Regent on Seven Seas Voyager from Istanbul to Dubai over 21 nights. We booked and paid for a concierge level cabin and selected cabin 741 from the deck plans as we felt that, being midship and not too ...
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Sail Date November 2013


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Piersgrace

1 Review Written

41 Helpful Votes

A very disappointing first cruise experience

We had long talked about booking a cruise, and spent a lot of time researching the different options and itineraries. As we have stayed with Regent Hotels before and we had read a lot if good things about Regent ...
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Sail Date November 2013


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MrsFirefly

1 Review Written

Pathways of Antiquity

We have just returned from the Regent Seven Seas Pathway to Antiquity Cruise (Oct 30 to Nov.14th). We also did the pre and post land packages offered by the cruise line extending the trip 3 days at each end. We ...
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Sail Date October 2012


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flyingscotbanker

1 Review Written

Our Outstanding Experience on Regents' Voyager

Our Fall 2012 cruise was our first on a Regent ship, and was (a) a 70th birthday celebration and (b) to fulfill a long time bucket-list item - to visit The Valley of The Kings in Luxor. Our experience from the ...
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Sail Date October 2012


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beachtango

2 Reviews Written

Wowed by Mideast cruise and post-cruise tour to Egypt

We cruised from Venice to Monte Carlo on Mariner last spring and had a pretty good experience. When we found this amazing 14-day itinerary from Istanbul to Luxor with an included post-cruise tour of Egypt we decided ...
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Sail Date October 2012


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savvylady

1 Review Written

Summer family cruise

We were a family group of 20 on the SS Mariner cruise in June 2012. It was not easy finding the right cruise line for us since ages in our group ranged from 2 -80! We finally chose Regent because we trusted it to ...
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Sail Date June 2012


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rarin2go

3 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

RSS Mariner in the Eastern Med - Second Time Around!

Background Information We previously reviewed our first cruise which was on-board RSSC's Mariner in the Mediterranean in May 2011 and this is really by way of a comparison and update. Travel to RSS Mariner Again ...
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Sail Date May 2012


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explore4ever

10 Reviews Written

51 Helpful Votes

ALL INCLUSIVE

Background: This is my husband and my first Regent SS cruise. Our past cruise lines include Paul Gauguin, Azamara, Celebrity, HAL, Princess. Port-intensive Itinerary was the main reason we selected this ...
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Sail Date April 2012


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lewimich1

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Inconsistent and Underwhelming

Having seen the reviews, read the brochures and travelled A LOT, my husband and I expected a little more from this cruise. It reminded us of Holland America--a lot of hype and some substance to back it up, but not ...
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Sail Date May 2012


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Travelcat2

16 Reviews Written

35 Helpful Votes

Spring Onboard the Voyager

We began our journey in Vancouver, Canada where we boarded a Lufthansa flight to Istanbul with a brief stop in Frankfurt. As usual, the customs procedures in Frankfurt were a bit tedious. We selected a different ...
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Sail Date April 2012


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Walteratsea

1 Review Written

Mariner Istanbul to Venice

My husband and I greatly enjoyed our May 4 - 14 Istanbul to Venice cruise on the Mariner. As background: We are a couple in our mid 40s. We have traveled extensively, but this was only our 4th cruise, and our first ...
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Sail Date May 2010


Observer avatar

Observer

1 Review Written

An Entirely Satisfactory Experience

Given the slams at RSSC and Navigator, I was concerned about my Black Sea (Istanbul-Athens) cruise. I have cruised extensively on Silversea, Seabourn, and RSSC; however, I have not been at sea for several ...
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Sail Date September 2009


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JimS2008

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Regent and Navigator - Both need a retrofit.

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Sail Date July 2009


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Travelcat2

16 Reviews Written

35 Helpful Votes

Mediterranean Adventure

Pre-Cruise We had air inclusive on this cruise. Regent booked us on Lufthansa out of Seattle with a stop (and 4 hour wait) in Frankfurt. Flying out of Seattle on Lufthansa was quick and easy. We were booked on ...
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Sail Date October 2008


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