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World Cruise Repositioning Cruises Cruise Reviews

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Luxury Cruises

132

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83

Repositioning Cruises

37

Romantic Cruises

32

Cruises for the Disabled

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37 World Cruise Repositioning Cruises Cruise Reviews


TomAtAlki avatar

TomAtAlki

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Horrible Ocean Remodel Cruise

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Day 7 of our Ponant “Luxury” cruise. Today they told us that, because of maintenance, there will be no water on board from 2pm until 5pm. Typical of this remodel cruise. But first things first….DO NOT, EVER ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Sgjacobson

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Repairs galore

This ship is falling apart at the seams and the owners don’t care about what passengers have to endure on board. Departure was delayed by 5 hours waiting for staff. My room had not been cleaned or set up. ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Matollygirl

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Larger Ship was OK but they need to work on Solo Program

I've done three cruises with Oceania before this one and had pretty good times - in those instances there seemed to be some fun folks interested in mingling with the solo travelers and the smaller ships were more ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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mikerem48

11 Reviews Written

65 Helpful Votes

Brazil to Spain in 17 Days

April 2019 - My wife and I have been on numerous cruises (22+) throughout the world on various cruise lines over the years. This was our fifth cruise with Oceania; the previous cruises were the Northeastern ...
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Sail Date April 2019


Frank Z avatar

Frank Z

4 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Great ship, excellent food.

The Ship: Well maintained and operated. The crew was very helpful and pleasant. After dealing with a nasty private porter in New York (we ignored him, not sure why Oceania allows this) once we got to deal with the ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Cruiseyme

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Southampton to Singapore via the Suez Canal, 38 days.

In late October 2018 my wife and I embarked on a 38-day Princess cruise from Southampton to Singapore via the Suez Canal, the choice of cruise was largely influenced by three of the ports of call. Highlight ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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Bodie of Perth

1 Review Written

32 Helpful Votes

A cruise to forget; it was that bad.

We booked a Sea Breeze suite on deck 9 in mid 2017. These suites were created when the ship was refurbished in October. 14 days before we were due to step on board our agent was told by Crystal that due to ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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bluetaffy

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Very Good, but ...

This was our third Oceania cruise, and although we rated this “very good”, we did pass along to Oceania several criticisms, which we hope will be considered “constructive”. The good – Sirena is nicely ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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sbhastings

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Fell significantly below expectations. Ordinary at best.

Sorry, Oceania, but Princess has a better product. The food was not enjoyable and rather repetitive. The pizza was to die for--literally--that bad! Here in Rome we had real pizza; the stuff at the Terrace Cafe was ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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Sapper 190

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Great cruise but not great included air

*First cruise on Oceania, although 3rd cruise in a "R ship", so we knew what to expect when it came to the tiny cabin shower, public spaces, size, etc. Compared to Azamara's ships this recently refurbished ship is ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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Rossini

4 Reviews Written

57 Helpful Votes

The Best of the Best

We chose this particular cruise as it was a transoceanic! The ports we wanted to visit were included and the number of sea days we enjoy! Everything about the Marina is perfect! Great sized ship, no lines and ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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ashstreet

4 Reviews Written

17 Helpful Votes

A very pretty ship

Oceania is a good cruise line, and the Marina is a lovely ship. There are only 1250 passengers, so people who are wary of the 5000 -passenger vessels would be wise to consiser this company. It is never ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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Fussytraveler32922

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Great Things Come in Small Packages!!!

My husband and I enjoy repositioning cruises, and we picked this itinerary because the port of calls were unique and more appealing than most bigger ship itineraries. We are frequent cruisers on Princess, but ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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Mad Jayhawk

4 Reviews Written

20 Helpful Votes

Small Ship Small Problems

Ports. Ports. Ports. The Pacific Princess is a small ship that can visit smaller ports that larger ships can only tender. That part of it we really liked. We didn't like being confined to our cabin during ...
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Sail Date April 2017


Richard1950 avatar

Richard1950

4 Reviews Written

25 Helpful Votes

Queen Elizabeth

We sailed from San Francisco (February 4, 2017), with final destination in Sydney. It sure beat having to fly from Orlando, to Sydney. There were stops in Oahu, Maui, Western Samoa, Tonga, Auckland, and Bay of ...
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Sail Date February 2017


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Jack Voyager

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Odyssey Cruise of Ovation of the Seas

I am a widower and this complicates fare prices for such a long cruise. I saw this positioning cruise offered (5 back to back cruises in one) and it was just right for me. Airfare and two hotel nights on each end ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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TravelingJohn

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Food and Service the Best

Sailed from Papeete, French Polynesia to Lima Peru. Cuisine on ship was unbelievable. Top quality food. No charge for specialty restaurant dining in the four specialty restaurants on board. Main dining room was ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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Tartan rug

1 Review Written

16 Helpful Votes

Homeward Bound

Itinary we want to go to st Helena and ascension we got to st Helena but not ascension Due to rough seas for a tender .think in five years a tender has not got ashore .we felt the ships food was not as good as ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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frank1001

2 Reviews Written

20 Helpful Votes

Valparaiso to Sydney

Boarding at Valparaiso went well. Our cabin was great, and we were on G deck, the lowest passenger deck. The cabin was very clean, and certainly larger than what we have had with other cruise lines at a similar ...
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Sail Date January 2016


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flowers44

7 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Our first Repo Cruise

We sailed on the Repositioning cruise from Boston to Tampa Florida. On this cruise, my husband and I reached our Diamond status with the Crown and Anchor Society. We had 69 nights onboard when we sailed so we ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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Chickieball

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Repositioning Cruise; a Delightful Deal

If you want to take a Disney cruise but think it's a bit pricey...and it will be...unless you take an unpricey repositioning cruise to the Panama Canal from Miami to San Diego. We booked early (14 months prior to ...
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Sail Date May 2015


Don1959 avatar

Don1959

3 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Some things worked well, others didn't.

We spent 29 nights in Quantum, sailing from New York to Dubai on the first two legs of her repositioning from the US to China. I’ve waited a month to write this review, in order to try and give as balanced a view ...
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Sail Date May 2015


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Ranthos

7 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

Relaxing Repositioning Cruise

Embarkation tips Taxi to New Orleans port was the way to go they have a separate entry for taxi's for quick dropoffs! Norwegian Dawn a nice ship not many bells and whistles compared to todays newer ships. ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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GoingOnce

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Hits and Misses on My First (and Only?) Cruise

Embarkation was an orderly mess. We got to the cruise terminal before 11am, but boarded the ship around 2pm. Boarding was color-coded, and we were surprised that they were calling all the colors except ours -- 10 ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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dremen2

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Rip Off City on Water

There isn't enough room to write all the wrong from this cruise. Never again will we travel R.C. Embarking was a nightmare, Debarking was a nightmare, construction was on going with workers walking around with ...
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Sail Date May 2015


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