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Rio de Janeiro Luxury Cruises Cruise Reviews

Cruise Line
Rio de Janeiro

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40 Rio de Janeiro Luxury Cruises Cruise Reviews

Lovecabo2002 avatar


3 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Good first impression of Azamara


We've traveled throughout much of Europe and a little in South America, but two countries we had not been exposed to were Brazil and Portugal, so when this cruise was announced we jumped at the opportunity. It also ...
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Sail Date March 2019

SteamboatWillie118 avatar


11 Reviews Written

68 Helpful Votes

Brazil to Africa

First of all, on our many cruises we've never had such a warm and fuzzy crew, we felt like part of an extended family, and it was genuine. The crew actually bids to come back to the same ship because they like being ...
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Sail Date March 2019

DunmowCruiser avatar


1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Christmas in South America

There are now so many awful cruise reviews that despite not usually writing a review I am forced to do so to redress the balance Having read the reviews of Marina over time I believe that some people only go on a ...
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Sail Date December 2018

jmalux avatar


3 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Excellent experience to be repeated

This was our first ocean cruise, but I am sure that it cannot get any better than this cruise experience on Regent Explorer. We stayed in a Penthouse A suite (917), which is beautiful and very functional room, ...
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Sail Date January 2019

carlheller avatar


1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Good but not great

Dining in main dining room was average. However, the dining in the specialty restaurants was very good. Liked the choice of 5 dining options. High cost for tours. Best decision is to organize a private tour on ...
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Sail Date January 2019

Spend-a-lot avatar


3 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Everything you could have wished for

Relaxation in luxury. Although far more expensive than some of its competitors I believe this cruise line gives value for money. Its detail tp the design of the cabins are well thought out with loads of space even ...
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Sail Date January 2019

kenno avatar


4 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Impecable service standards on a 6 star ship heading for refurbishment

Interesting itinerary, all inclusive ( my cruise account was USD $ 14.50 at disembarkation) high standard food variety, expertly presented in modest portions, very good complimentary wine, with fairly price ...
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Sail Date February 2018

Tilac avatar


2 Reviews Written

48 Helpful Votes

Not impressed with Regent

This cruise was from Rio de Janeiro to Miami on March 8, 2017 on regent Seven Seas Mariner. This was the worst high end cruise line I have ever experienced. We have been cruising on Seabourn and Crystal for ...
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Sail Date March 2017

doggle_99 avatar


1 Review Written

108 Helpful Votes

Not 5 Stars

We chose this cruise for the itinerary and because we had heard that Regent was a 5 star experience. Our last cruise was on Oceania Nautica and we had absolutely loved it. We decided to try Regent with it's ...
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Sail Date March 2017

hcbmwb avatar


3 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Mariner Buenos Aires to Miami

Absolutely fabulous! Great food and friendly service. Since Mariner was due for refurbishment in a few weeks, I was concerned that it would be very "tired". I found that was not the case. The refurbishment ...
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Sail Date March 2017

wizwiz1944 avatar


5 Reviews Written

61 Helpful Votes

Below expectations

What a difference a year makes. Early 2016, Queen Victoria, Fort Lauderdale to San Francisco via the Panama Canal, great cruise, great service, could not wait to book a cruise on this vessel for 2017. Early ...
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Sail Date February 2017

togram avatar


1 Review Written

14 Helpful Votes

South America

Desire to visit the listed countries in South America and good experience in the past with Cunard . Cunard and imagine cruises got my name wrong and despite numerous attempt to correct this up to 6 weeks ...
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Sail Date February 2017

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Victoria Darcy

2 Reviews Written

42 Helpful Votes

Wonderful Cruise! First Time on Oceania

This was our first Oceania cruise- and we're glad we did! I have been hearing about how great Oceania was from friends for several years, but we have become quite partial to our familiar Celebrity. We've also ...
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Sail Date December 2016

rubysue avatar


14 Reviews Written

68 Helpful Votes

Amazing Amazon cruise was very good, but not the best Oceania experience

Background: We are veteran cruisers and travelers. This was our 27th cruise, our 7th cruise on Oceania and our first cruise that included ports in Brazil, including a week on the Amazon river. It was our longest ...
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Sail Date November 2016

theromer avatar


1 Review Written

Great cruiseline; wish the ports of call had more to see.

We had never been to South America so we decided on this cruise. Rio De Janeiro and Buenos Aires were places on our bucket list. Our final decision for this trip was that the price of this cruise seemed to be ...
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Sail Date December 2015

Hoosier311 avatar


1 Review Written

15 Helpful Votes


We cruised last year on Regatta from Lima to Buenos Aires and had a fantastic voyage. We cruised this year from Rio to Miami. Very disappointed, would not choose Oceania again. -a definite lack of service ...
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Sail Date March 2016

bruin66 avatar


2 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

A Great Cruise Through the Amazon and Caribbean

Our cruise started in Rio on March 7, 2015 and ended 3 weeks later in Miami, visiting Recife, Brazil before entering the Amazon for a week then out to the Caribbean ports of Barbados, Devils Island (part of French ...
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Sail Date March 2015

chandlerman avatar


1 Review Written

Azamara absolutely the BEST!

This was our first Azamara cruise and will not be our last. From the very first day until the last, the service was superb. The food was excellent in both the Discoveries Restaurant and the Window's Cafe. We ...
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Sail Date February 2015

TxnAquarian avatar


9 Reviews Written

102 Helpful Votes

Wonderful Experience For An Azamara First-Timer

This was our first cruise with Azamara. Most of our cruises have been with Crystal and Celebrity. We are a couple in our late 30s and really enjoy a more subdued, upscale environment. I was a little worried having ...
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Sail Date December 2014

Mgolub73 avatar


1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

It has gone downhill

My husband and I have had our third Oceana cruise in 5 years, -and each one has been progressively worse in several major respects. While the specialty restaurants provide interesting Culinary choices, you only get ...
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Sail Date November 2014

Kalinta avatar


2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Wonderful ship and lovely cruise!

The trip started with the big DFW snowstorm. Had to sleep in Admirals club in MIA after many hours of delay DFW, more delay MIA. Luggage went to NY, and I arrived in Rio day late, no bags. Met a friend right away, ...
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Sail Date December 2013

delavallad avatar


2 Reviews Written

42 Helpful Votes

Rip Off Regent

My wife and I are British, fit 70+ and have sailed with several cruise companies, both all inclusive and standard however Regent is at the bottom of our list now. As we were sailing from Rio de Janeiro to Barcelona ...
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Sail Date March 2014

xyzcruisers avatar


1 Review Written

Excellent service - shame about the food

This was our first trip with Regent. Started in Rio & then to West Africa, the Canaries, Morocco, Malaga finishing in Barcelona. The captain & staff were first class. Nothing was too much trouble. Our penthouse ...
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Sail Date March 2014

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La Canada Cruiser

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Good cruise in South America with some reservations

First time on Silversea; most comparable cruise we have been on was Seabourne, so that is the best comparison. We took a mid-ship veranda which was very comfortable: king bed, full-size couch, separate closet, ...
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Sail Date January 2014

AQC8888 avatar


1 Review Written

28 Helpful Votes


REGENT CRUISE online ads said "OVER 300 UNLIMITED EXCURSIONS INCLUDED on the $30,000 cruise that my wife and I had paid for Rio to Miami 21 days cruise. Weeks before the start of the cruise, we were wait-listed on ...
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Sail Date January 2014

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