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Mediterranean Repositioning Cruises Cruise Reviews

Cruise Line
Ship
Mediterranean
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

95

Very Good

63

Average

32

Poor

18

Terrible

19

Cruise type

Family Cruises

5,020

Romantic Cruises

2,782

Luxury Cruises

2,381

Senior Cruises

2,248

Repositioning Cruises

227

227 Mediterranean Repositioning Cruises Cruise Reviews


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NASMEX

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

A fabulous ship with just one exception

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We took the last Med cruises of the season, then did B2B with the transatlantic crossing, for a total of 25 nights. The only negative in the ship design is that there is no forward-facing observation deck. For me, ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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terry pattison

3 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Cruise was cut short -refund promised, but after 4 months NCL haven't paid it.

This cruise was supposed to visit Athens and Rhodes before going through the Suez Canal. Due to the refurbishment of the ship in Marseilles running over time, NCL cancelled the Mediterranean part of the cruise, and ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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chenson australia

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Value for Money Cruising - Great Food and Customer Service

We had a balcony cabin on deck 8 and joined the Costa Victoria in Dubai. Overall we were very happy with the ship, the food and the customer service. The ship went into lockdown after a passenger was diagnosed with ...
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Sail Date March 2020


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Lawnmowerman1

1 Review Written

Wonderful ship and staff.

Having sailed on the River Yangtse with Viking we looked forward to experiencing an ocean cruise with them. The high standards of their river cruise was matched on this cruise from Barcelona to London. We have ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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historyaddicts

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Sumptuous surroundings to unwind after Christmas!

We'd travelled on Viking Sky on our honeymoon, and knew the exceptional level of service that Viking aim to deliver, so this was a much anticipated opportunity to relax. Cabins are all outside, all with balconies ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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sunlver

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Very disorganized staff

Warning signs started when we borded and we couldn't find the life jackets in the wardrobe. Later on our steward found them stuffed way under the bed where you couldn't see them without a flashlight. We had smooth ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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FlaGal99

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Iberian cruise

We chose this cruise for a break after the Christmas festivities. Fewer crowds. Took the included tours. While informative, somewhat boring. Will consider “pay “ tours in the future. I strongly DO NOT ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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RnROhio

2 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Dance Opportunities and Conditions

Because we did not WANT it to be true, we ignored reviews like this prior to our October/November 2019 Cruise on HAL Neiuw Statendam. There are many very good things about this ship and this cruise line, but this ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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boblevey

6 Reviews Written

43 Helpful Votes

First time on D2 won't be our last!

Having cruised only on Discovery, we decided to try Discovery 2 and we are very glad we did! We flew from Manchester to Malaga and arrived slightly late. We had the usual queueing to check in which did nothing to ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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cindyanne

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Unfortunate

We just returned from a transatlantic cruise on the Divina. November 5th 2019 departing from Genoa Italy to Miami Florida. Embarkation was great and handled quite well. Unfortunately the issues began shortly ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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rasamin

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Genoa to Durban - great itinerary, very poor quality cruise

We had a great trip but the time on the ship was a total disappointment . The itinerary was what enticed us to book this cruise. It was our first with MSC and we are very unlikely to cruise with them again. If ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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LiftCruising

2 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Long time cruisers, 1st time with MSC - wonderful

We have previously sailed exclusively with NCL and 1 time with Royal Caribbean. This was our first experience with MSC Cruises and we were pleasantly surprised with our experience onboard. We chose this itinerary ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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sosinga

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

The second disappointment on the Divina

We have been cruising with MSC for the last 3 years. This was the 11th cruise with MSC and the 7th on the Divina.This review compares the Transatlantic cruise from the Divina during November 2019 against the ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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welshy74

4 Reviews Written

73 Helpful Votes

Stunning ship - shame its MSC

Who could not get excited about being one of the first to sail a brand new ship?  The smell of the new carpets and furniture and how everything shined and glimmered was just perfect and it was a pleasure to sail ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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gosomewhereanywhere

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

OUTSTANDING

We just completed a 43 day (34 day on board) 20 Mediterranean Port , Trans-Atlantic Cruise On board the Nieuw Statendam IMO: 9767106, MMSI : 244140508, Call Sign: PBCO, Flag : (NL) Neatherlands ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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mustangmarilyn

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Lovely new ship, great food, no lovely dance music

Balcony cabin very nice great cabin service and friendly personnel all over the ship. Food taste and choice excellent in main dining room and Lido for breakfast and lunch and dinner and snacks. BB king Ok and 2 ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Folkfeb10a

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Appalling start but customer service & cruise staff turned it round.

PART ONE - Horrendous Our holiday got off to a terrible start. I had booked to go away with my mother and a few of her [elderly] friends. We booked early and chose our cabins so that we were all together and ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Zonagirl

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great Staff !!

We have sailed on all of NCL's Jewel class ships and love them all. They are large enough that there is plenty to do, yet small enough that it has a "neighborhood" feel. We are Platinum Plus as well as Ruby in the ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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CarolinaJD118

1 Review Written

Great Small Ship Experience - Third Time with Star Clippers.

We chose a repositioning itinerary that took us from Malta to Malaga, stopping in Sardinia, the Balearics, and along the Spanish Coast. Previous cruises had set our expectations. Star Clipper is a small line with ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Kelmari

1 Review Written

The worst cruise we have ever had!

We initially chose this particular cruise because of the lovely itinerary and for a special pre retirement holiday. We had cruised with MSC three times previously and although it was not the best quality cruise line ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Vmunro

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Venice to Rome Amazing Holiday

We chose this cruise for the Itinerary that it provided. A fantastic selection of ports and we loved every one. It was magnificent leaving Venice at dusk. We walked around a number of ports that we had been to ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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#48

2 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

Cruise of a lifetime

Our bucket list cruise did turn out to be a "Cruise of a lifetime", but, not in the way we hoped. Arrived 3 days early in Amsterdam and had a wonderful time exploring that city. Embarkation was a breeze and we ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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spingo16

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Great itinerary

My wife chose this cruise because of the itinerary. Nineteen ports in 25 days was the determining factor. The interior of the ship is a different design than most ships we have cruised. The music theme throughout ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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cruising babe

6 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Calm Seas, brilliant sunshine, Ffantastic itinerary, who could want more ?

We have recently returned from the MSC Musica repositioning cruise from Durban South Africa to Venice. We have cruised with MSC previously so are perfectly aware of some of their 'foibles'. The main reason we ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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nordski

6 Reviews Written

27 Helpful Votes

Wonderful Itinerary, Great Ship: 14 Day Cruise, Barcelona to Greenwich

We have sailed Azamara a number of times and really enjoy the on-board experience. This itinerary attracted us because of the variation in cultures and climate. The embarkation was very smooth and we were quickly ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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