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Rio de Janeiro Romantic Cruises Cruise Reviews

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Review for Silver Shadow to South America

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Ozzibroad

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

I have been on this ship before and enjoyed it. The cabins spacious, the food excellent, entertainment not the best, but OK and the staff so courteous and helpful. On the 2nd port this time we were put into lockdown in our cabins while a patient results were awaited and unfortunately he was positive for Covid-19 15 March 2020 End of cruise holiday. Food is excellent ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Vista Suite


Fantastic!

Review for Marina to South America

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Ajb131557

2-5 Cruises

Age 50s

Super luxurious . Fabulous food and staff. Really was the trip of a lifetime .. Highly recommend though we went for the splurge option by having a penthouse with butler service. We would definitely use Oceania again . The only negative of the entire cruise was the dull yoga class ! Otherwise great. Avoid the extremely overpriced excursions other than the lovely schooner trips. You can either ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Penthouse Suite


Worst ship ever

Review for Costa Pacifica to South America

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geronomo

6-10 Cruises

Age 70s

just returned from south american cruise and was very very disappointed.We have cruised multiple times and have not seen the poor quality of ship and most of managerial staff. service was terrible.They DO NOT supply bar of soap, have one outlet in mini suite,give you two skimpy towels and you cannot reach room service. Only soap available is shower soap I had a mini suite with no assigned ...
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Sail Date: January 2020

Cabin Type: Mini Suite with Balcony


Poor cuisine and lack of variety

Review for Seven Seas Mariner to South America

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werthdesign

6-10 Cruises

Age 70s

We were excited to take this cruise because we wanted to visit the Amazon. Additionally friends had told us how wonderful Regent Cruise lines is The shore trips were marginal and poorly executed. The guides were extremely inexperienced and lacked knowledge The best bird sightings were at the zoo in Manaus. Not what we expected. The food was barely average. It lacked creativity and ...
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Sail Date: December 2019


The Amazon

Review for Seven Seas Mariner to South America

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mogarian

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

We wanted to visit the Amazon. It was worth the price of many sea days (which we normally try to minimize). We just returned, arriving in Miami Jan 6, 2020. It was a solid 4 star experience, based on 20 cruises on 12 cruise lines. The all-inclusive feature is nice, although for those of us who don’t drink, free alcohol is not a benefit. Not being nickel-dimed is worth it, unlike certain cruise ...
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Sail Date: December 2019

Cabin Type: Deluxe Suite


We expected more

Review for Marina to South America

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SWFLCpl

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

We chose this particular cruise because the itinerary and dates matched what we wanted so we were excited to try Oceania, having heard great things. We stayed in cabin 10015, which was the lowest Penthouse Suite Category. Overall, the cruise was *good*. The food was good but not great except for Polo Grill, which was fabulous. The most aggravating thing about the food experience was not being ...
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Sail Date: December 2019


Cheap cruise with poor quality food

Review for Costa Fascinosa to South America

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Anne346

2-5 Cruises

Age 30s

The cruise was chosen as part of travel package. I have cruises before, but this was the worst for the following reasons: - Lack of food choices and repetitive. They serve pasta and spaghetti with light sauce, lack of flavouring - Entertainment all in Spanish (good for South American passengers) - Day of departure (must leave room by 8am) - Restaurants- can not chose where to sit and ...
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Sail Date: March 2019

Cabin Type: Inside Classic


Good but not great

Review for Crystal Symphony to South America

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carlheller

10+ Cruises

Age 80s

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 Cruise Critic and use Tours by Locals. Overall service was very good. The butler was excellent and the cabin service was very good. Prices in the shops was way out of line. No general ...
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Sail Date: January 2019

Cabin Type: Crystal Penthouse with Verandah


Crystal is tops

Review for Crystal Symphony to South America

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RonWL

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

I chose this cruise as a surprise Christmas present for my wife. We had been away from cruising for a couple years, and I remembered our Antarctic cruise with Crystal - just how great it was. Never been to Brazil, and now to see the refurbished Symphony - this was almost a "no brainer." I'm still a fan of traditional dining (not "any time"), and Crystal did that very well in the past. I'm ...
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Sail Date: January 2019

Cabin Type: Penthouse with Verandah


S. America is not Europe; the good, bad & the ugly

Review for Marina to World Cruise

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ItalianBohemian

6-10 Cruises

Age 70s

Embarkation was great & smooth (vs. disembarkation which was a rotten experience; later). Rio de Janeiro was interesting to see with beaches, Christ the Redeemer and Sugar Loaf. The city is a typical Latin city that is overcrowded and dirty. Spent a lot of time in traffic. Food however was excellent; fast, tasty & uniquely served. The next port was a non+, pretty much a repeat of Rio without ...
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Sail Date: December 2018

Cabin Type: Concierge Level


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