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Reykjavik Family Cruises Cruise Reviews

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Better Than Ev

Review for Crystal Serenity to Baltic Sea

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colonial50

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

This was our 24th cruise on Crystal and the first after the Serenity came out of dry dock. We took this cruise to relax as my husband was recuperating. The boarding process in Reykjavik was a little off as there was no cruise terminal but Crystal handled what they were given very well. Once onboard we received our cruise cards without any wait and enjoyed a champagne lunch at Waterside. The ...
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Sail Date: June 2019

Cabin Type: Deluxe Stateroom with Verandah


Above and Beyond

Review for Crystal Serenity to Norwegian Fjords

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Jimbola

6-10 Cruises

Age 50s

Our third Crystal cruise did not disappoint. We went from Iceland to the fjord of Norway to Copenhagen, and I would highly recommend this route as it was spectacular in every way, and the Crystal Serenity was simply the best. Impeccable service, cuisine, facilities, entertainment- there cannot be a better cruise line than this. I am a customer service expert, so I have high standards and ...
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Sail Date: June 2019

Cabin Type: Deluxe Stateroom with Verandah

Traveled with children


THE LAST CRUISE AND THE $22,000 COLDS by Strode Wallace

Review for Crystal Serenity to Baltic Sea

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Strode Wallace

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

I did not know whether to title this review “The Last Cruise” or “The $22,000 Colds.” As much as we like Crystal, in 2018 I had booked a cruise on Pro-Iceland for a 7-day cruise of just Iceland. But in April I was in hospital with heart problems and we cancelled the cruise and got all of our money refunded from our travel agent David Butterfield of All Cruise Travel in California. By late ...
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Sail Date: June 2019

Cabin Type: Deluxe Stateroom with Picture Window (slightly limited view)


Back-to-Back, NYC to London, via Iceland

Review for Crystal Symphony to Baltic Sea

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PrincessVictoria22

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

I love Crystal, for its outstanding service, friendly crew, beautiful ships, delicious food, and lectures/ other activities. Everything during my 3-1/2 weeks onboard was amazing, from the shore excursions to the cabin stewardess. Embarkation and disembarkation were painless, with no waiting at any point. One never feels "herded" on Crystal. I particularly appreciate the approach to the ...
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Sail Date: May 2017

Cabin Type: Deluxe Stateroom with Verandah (slightly limited view)


Crystal - meh, not what it once was

Review for Crystal Symphony to Baltic Sea

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jamesm

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

This was our 45th cruise and our 3rd cruise on Crystal. We were intrigued by the itinerary - from Reykjavik to Portsmouth. The weather, admittedly, was dicey for the entire time (cold, windy and frequent showers) but we always try to not let that impact the overall experience. Crystal excels in top-notch service and this cruise was no different in many respects. Our stateroom attendant was ...
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Sail Date: May 2017

Cabin Type: Deluxe Stateroom with Verandah


Wonderful first Crystal cruise around islands of the North Atlantic

Review for Crystal Symphony to Baltic Sea

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kmtoner

6-10 Cruises

Age 60s

Friends raved about Crystal and we loved the itinerary from Reykjavik to England. This cruise had no sea days and was packed with interesting ports. It was a perfect way to celebrate a 30 year wedding anniversary. We arrived late afternoon to meet Symphony in Reykjavik harbor. Our exploration of Iceland in a rental car convinced us that driving requires more time than expected, so we opted to ...
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Sail Date: May 2017

Cabin Type: Deluxe Stateroom with Large Picture Window (limited view)


Not Quite Lux

Review for Crystal Symphony to Baltic Sea

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Gourmet Gal

10+ Cruises

Age 30s

Chose this sailing for an interesting itinerary and read many rave reviews about Crystal. Have previously sailed Silversea and The World Ship so I am very familiar with the luxury category. Crystal just did not measure up. But first, the positives...the maitre d' in the MDR was excellent and solved a sticky seating issue for us and the ship was spotless. The specialty restaurants were very good ...
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Sail Date: May 2017

Cabin Type: Deluxe Stateroom with Verandah


Lovely ship but unfortunately left disappointed

Review for Crystal Symphony to Europe - British Isles & Western

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sssxguy

2-5 Cruises

Age 60s

Crystal Symphony is an appealing ship, well maintained and spotlessly clean. It’s large enough to have a variety of dining and entertainment, yet small enough to get on and off easily. Service was unfussy and mostly efficient, and the smart casual dress code works well. Our stateroom was just about big enough, with a compact bathroom and little veranda. Meals throughout were very tasty but not ...
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Sail Date: May 2017

Cabin Type: Deluxe Stateroom with Verandah (slightly limited view)


A Crystal Getaway

Review for Crystal Symphony to Europe - British Isles & Western

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Spysmum

10+ Cruises

Age 80s

As we had cruised last year from New York to Reykjavik, we chose to join a shorter cruise , a Getaway, to complete the crossing from USA to Britain. We joined in the tiny , efficient cruise terminal of Reykjavik, after a few days in this interesting city, and were warmly welcomed aboard by the friendly staff, and a chilled glass of champagne. Embarkation was over in minutes and the cabin was ...
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Sail Date: June 2015

Cabin Type: Deluxe Stateroom with Verandah


First time on a cattle car

Review for Adventure of the Seas to Europe - British Isles & Western

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N410MP

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

We're experienced cruisers on the higher end (Crystal, Seabourn, SilverSeas) lines, this was our first trip on a mega-ship. It was the middle leg of a three ship trip including Crystal Symphony New York to Reykjavik, this ship Reykjavik to Southampton, and Cunard Queen Mary 2 Southampton back to New York. We knew it would be unfair to go directly from Crystal Symphony to this ship, and we prepped ...
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Sail Date: June 2013

Cabin Type: Large Oceanview Stateroom


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