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Europe - British Isles & Western Repositioning Cruises Cruise Reviews

Cruise Line
Ship
British Isles & Western Europe
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

26

Very Good

12

Average

9

Poor

8

Terrible

4

Cruise type

Family Cruises

481

Senior Cruises

456

Luxury Cruises

302

Romantic Cruises

242

Repositioning Cruises

60

60 Europe - British Isles & Western Repositioning Cruises Cruise Reviews


Wycliffe86 avatar

Wycliffe86

1 Review Written

Cruising before Coronavirus

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This was our first cruise on C.M.V. so we were unsure what to expect. We had the quickest ever embarkation in Freemantle and first impression of the ship was very favourable and that opinion did not alter. The ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Shawnino

6 Reviews Written

39 Helpful Votes

Decent cruise, lots of people got sick

We did both this cruise and the subsequent leg (Transatlantic in Cabin 4060. Positives --The ship is well laid out and easy to get around. --With the exception of the Officers' BBQ (come early!) and the ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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KnitReadDineTravel

3 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Elegant Experience

My husband and I chose this cruise because it was long (25 days) and the ports of call were interesting. We chose Oceania because it is almost all-inclusive but so that we are not paying for things that we don't ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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katsjourney

1 Review Written

42 Helpful Votes

Ship was not as it was sold to us.

We chose this cruise because it was a repositioning cruise and the itinerary looked amazing. I normally only give good reviews or just not review at all, if the experience was bad. However, I want people to know ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Islandgirl02564

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Trade Routes of the Middle Ages

After having a wonderful experience on Mediterranean Odyssey in March, 2017, we wanted to take another Viking ocean cruise. On that cruise, we had perfect weather, excellent service and food, were upgraded from a ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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PDMhead

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Delightful Xmas Markets Cruise on Marco Polo

43I booked a last minute 5 night cruise on Marco Polo as it had been advertised at a very good price. I have sailed on her a number of times and have a soft spot for this elegant old cruise ship. Embarkation at ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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thekegler

2 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Azamara Pursuit Aug 30 Wine and Romance Cruise

We chose this cruise as our wine shop was sponsoring the trip for customers. We had 46 people in our group. We were in Cabin 8052 which was right next to the elevators and stair well midship. We had our doubts as to ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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Vern H

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

A Sea Cruise to Remember

My wife and I had taken a Viking River Cruise a couple of years ago and were excited to find that the company had gone into the sea cruising business. We were somewhat late in signing up for this cruise but found ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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MidlandsFamily

1 Review Written

14 Helpful Votes

NEVER AGAIN

This was my 3rd time on The Independence of the Seas, 6th time with Royal Caribbean and definitely my last. I was excited to see how they had renovated the ship as were the other 5 members of our party. How wrong ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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Jonicat

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Beautiful Ship; Wonderful Service and Destinations

Suggested by our travel companions. Great Choice! The ship was only a few years old. Spotless! no scuffs or any damage anywhere. Pretty remarkable, when you consider how many people walk the halls and use ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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ptrpanpens

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Fantastic Cruise Aboard the Azamara Journey

I just took my first cruise on the Azamara Journey and was highly impressed with the ship, crew, food, and friendliness of the passengers. I had received an extremely good deal on an obstructed ocean view cabin and ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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MikeD1000

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Absolutely super.

We chose this cruise because we wanted to try Explorer and thought the ports ideal for us, especially with a Southampton start. We boarded and both said WOW. It really is a fantastic ship. From the artwork to the ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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cruiselads

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Tired old ship. Time to scuttle it!

We chose this cruise because of its itinery. An eclectic mix of Northern Europe (Belgium, France and Ireland) and the warmth of Spain, Portugal and Gibraltar. To that end we thoroughly enjoyed the destinations and ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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patricia1942

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Lovely Ocean Cruise to Norway

This is my third Viking Cruise, I have been on a River Cruise to China and a River Cruise from Prague to Berlin (excellent cruise). I chose this cruise for 2 reasons. First, I wanted to go to Norway, secondly I ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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Colonel Ron

4 Reviews Written

29 Helpful Votes

British Isles and Belgium - 12 Days

This itinerary was terrific. It was docked in Edinburgh for the Royal Military Tatoo which is an event not to be missed; however, booking directly online for the tickets were extremely prudent. The shore excursion ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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NanaPond

1 Review Written

14 Helpful Votes

Disappointing 1st time with Cruise & Maritime

We booked this short cruise as it visited Dublin and Liverpool and gave us a taster of cruise and Maritime. We have cruised many times before with many main lines. Embarkation was reasonably smooth. Our cabins were ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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Grand2010

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Princess is Deteriorating

Recently returned from back to back cruises on Princess in Europe and the UK. Our experience on the Crown Princess was fine but the same cannot be said for the Caribbean Princess. Although it has recently been ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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Cadodge

3 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Viking Star from Barcelona, Spain to Bergen, Norway

This was our second cruise on this ship. As with their River Cruises, Viking excels in attentive service on board and they did not disappoint. The staff, from the cabin attendants to the servers and entertainers ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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Jfitch

1 Review Written

Trip of a lifetime!

We wanted to visit places we would probably never go to on our own. Seeing Iceland, Greenland, and Newfoundland were a dream come true. Viking once again out did themselves with service, planned excursions, ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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Hippy 74

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Not for me

Where to start?A booking of Four which included two frail passengers needing two nearby cabin,s placed fifty cabins apart? .I know that because I counted them every morning. They said we had got a special price and ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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one ship two ship

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Disappointing

This was our first cruise with Celebrity. The staff in the buffet were cold and there was no service for beverages other than beer and liquor. The food was very average, many days the menu was a repeat of other ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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jbraude

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Great cruise, boat needs to be updated and I'd avoid until that occurs.

Everything about this cruise was wonderful: staff, itinerary, service, food EXCEPT THE ROOM. Warning: this ship is way past it's time to be renovated, and the rooms, specifically the VISTA SUITES, should've been ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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seamwoman

1 Review Written

WONDERFUL ADVENTURE

We traveled with two other couples over 65 who have also cruised extensively, most on Princess. The ship was familar as we had cruised on a sister ship. It is in need of refurbishing - the furnishings are worn. ...
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Sail Date April 2013


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howardrd

5 Reviews Written

19 Helpful Votes

No Surprises

This was booked as a short break that fit in with a visit to Hamburg followed by a 3 night mini cruise back to the UK. My expectation levels were not high an, mainly due to that, I was not disappointed. For such ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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Atlanta World Cruiser

4 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Old Ship - Very Small Penthouses - Crazy Bathrooms - No Space for Clothes

This was our second cruise on Oceania. We received a lot of press on the new Sirena. We booked a Penthouse SG2 with no specific stateroom. This was a first for us not having a Stateroom; one of their promotions. ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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