Athena for Kids

Editor Rating:  4.0
33% of cruisers loved it

Why Choose Athena?

  • New 50-passenger ship looks & feels like private yacht
  • Excursions (and wine!) included in fares
  • Congenial country-club casual vibe

Athena for Families

Editor Rating

This is definitely neither a cruise nor a ship recommended for children. There is nothing for a child to do onboard or room for them to play and run around; few young children would have the patience for the educational talks and walks in each port.

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Member Since 2017
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We just returned from a week on the Athena leaving from Athens to 6 of the Greek islands and Ephesus Turkey. Before leaving I read the Cruise Critic review of the Athena, fairly positive, and the reviews of two who had sailed on the ... Read more
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Member Since 2015
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The cruise itself was pleasant and easy. We went from Athens through Greece to Albania, Montenegro and Croatia. It was a small ship and the other passengers were quite congenial. The group was broken into two groups of 25 that generally ... Read more
Member Since 2012
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My Classic International Cruise on MV Athena started in Capetown. Boarding was messy with the staff focusing on existing passengers from Fremantle. After the check-in chaos, taken to my cabin by a sloppily dressed, disinterested Portuguese ... Read more
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