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Santiago (Valparaiso) Repositioning Cruises Cruise Reviews

Cruise Line
Ship
Destination
Santiago (Valparaiso)

Traveler rating

Excellent

8

Very Good

19

Average

9

Poor

3

Terrible

3

Cruise type

Senior Cruises

80

Luxury Cruises

52

Family Cruises

45

Repositioning Cruises

42

Romantic Cruises

29

42 Santiago (Valparaiso) Repositioning Cruises Cruise Reviews


One-eyed Jack avatar

One-eyed Jack

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Post cruise was a nasty surprise

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The cruise was pleasant enough but when we returned home we found our MasterCard had been charged for an unidentified item. Contacting Celebrity they informed us the charge was for items used from the mini bar. We, ...
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Sail Date March 2019


hthurner avatar

hthurner

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Great Cruise

Price and itinerary.. Its was a destination that we did not do before. Food was good but not exceptional . Food was better on other celebrity crises we have been on . Disembarkation was awful. It appeared very ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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SargassoPirate

5 Reviews Written

27 Helpful Votes

Where Is The Modern Luxury?

We usually cruise with Royal Carribean, but this itinerary appealed to us as a way back from a South America trip, so we decided to see what Modern Luxury is all about while wearing our Diamond Plus Royal Caribbean ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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redmellie

2 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

First repositioning cruise, definitely will do another.

We had been living in in Chile for about 7 weeks and found this cruise. Actually cheaper than flying (before on-board stuff). Great leisurely way to get back to the states. Since we had been in Chile and have ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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Dave223456

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

No leadership

-Three meals took two hours -Locked out of cabin because of battery failure, no supervisor around to open cabin, no process to identify when battery failing or rather process exists but is ignored because of cost ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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photolady37

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Disappointed

We chose this cruise because of the itinerary and the size of the ship. My husband has trouble walking and I didn't want a Mega Size ship where it would be a long walk to all the venues. I requested a cabin in ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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Melanie Imagines

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

South American Explorer Repositioning Cruise

We thought the value was good for a 20 day cruise and haven't been to some of the ports in Chile, Peru, etc. The itinerary was great. Ending in San Francisco was a real treat for us to explore wine country. The ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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Hunt1530

14 Reviews Written

50 Helpful Votes

Good cruise, with a little room for improvement

This was our sixth cruise on NCL and by far the longest at 20 days travelling as it did all the way from the port of San Antonio, Chile to San Francisco, CA, a distance of over 6,000 nautical miles aboard the ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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gac1

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

NCL SUN

Interesting route up the west coast of South America,really enjoyed crossing the equator. Great ports to visit and arriving under the golden gate bridge is historic for me. Thecship was old but in great shape ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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Vioyager53

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great price!! Good Staff !! Fair Food!!

Great Price for the Vaue !! Ideal Itinerary. Fantastic Weather. Terrific IStateroom location close to the Elevator. Small enough Ship to walk about and not feel crowded. Overall a Memorable trip. Excellent Room ...
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Sail Date April 2017


Richard2013 avatar

Richard2013

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Great South America Cruise

We wanted to explore South America and did. We explored ports we never even heard of in Argentina, Uruguay, Chile, Peru, Ecuador and Mexico. The ports were small but very interesting and exciting. Holland ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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florenceo

3 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Great trip on the Zaandam!

The service was very good and the food was great! Some of the ports were not very nice but it was interesting to see other parts of the world. Embarkation and disembarkation went very smoothly. The staff was ...
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Sail Date April 2017


Sleepylee avatar

Sleepylee

1 Review Written

Great Cruise of S. America and the Panama Canal

This was a repositioning cruise so although there were no other cost saving perks enticing us to book the initial price was attractive and the locations traveled to irrisitable. Having a chance to see Chile, Peru, ...
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Sail Date March 2017


RexC avatar

RexC

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

South America and Panama Canal

This was our first celebrity cruise and we selected it for the itinerary as we were planning a short visit to Chile. We spent time in Santiago, Valparaiso and Vina Del Mar before embarkation. The boarding process in ...
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Sail Date March 2017


kipellen avatar

kipellen

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Dated decor, tiny rooms, great public spaces

This trip was chosen because of its itinerary and starting point in Valparaiso, Chile. We upgraded to the highest balcony level but room 7112 was very tiny although the location was great. Really hard for two people ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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Krusingrama

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Sky Suite Surprise

This was a memorable cruise after completing our two week journey in Peru and Chile . My husband and I chose to discover Machu Picchu on our own prior to embarcation in Valparaiso. When we arrived at the port on ...
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Sail Date March 2017


amzerinas avatar

amzerinas

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Mixed feelings

We chose this cruise because it started in one place and ended in a different place. We spent a week in Chile prior to embarkation, and had a wonderful experience there. We had never been to South America before ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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lululucky

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Norovirus on this Ship

Usually really enjoy Celebrity cruises but this one was just average. The worst part was that the ship got the norovirus and lots of things changed because of this. There were a lot of sick people. They had to ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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cruisethroughlife100

3 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Blu made the cruise

I booked this cruise because I was told that we would be going through the New Canal but we did not. I would not have gone because it was my third time through the Panama and one of the other times was on the ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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Orchardcruiser

1 Review Written

Great experience

Fascinating places, great on board service, good excursions! Interesting mix of passengers with around 50% being Spanish speaking only! Good cabin with great balcony, ideal for viewing the transit through the Panama ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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addiebee

1 Review Written

Panama Canal

We found this cruise allowed us to see places we wouldn't normally be able to see. We went to the Atacama Desert, the driest place on Earth.we also were in the heat and humidity of equatorial countries. The ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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LOMOND LASS

1 Review Written

Seeing my husband on Stage acting as Sony Bono to Karen Grainger a mimic singer

We had previously cruised from Buenos Aires to Valpariso and were trying to complete the circle and cross the Equator by sea. Our cruises have mostly been with Celelbrity, RCL and Azamara but we have noticed a ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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TLE Seattle/Texas

1 Review Written

Terrible odor for days/ mystery sewage leak dry dock workers and prep. bad deal

Choose for NCL reputation and itinerary. This cruise did not come close to my prior experiences. Terrible smell which Captain first denied and then admitted was from sewage tank that sprang a leak and ran down ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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LPElem

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great Cruise through the Panama Canal

We are Celebrity frequent cruisers, we liked the itinerary and the dates We spent about 4 nights pre cruise in Santiago--highly recommended! The port is about 2 1/2 hours from Santiago.. We had been on this ship ...
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Sail Date March 2016


lawbob avatar

lawbob

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

A South America Adventure

We really enjoyed this cruise. Quite an adventure for us. Machu Picchu should be on everyone's bucket. The Andes are beautiful. I was a little unsure about the size of this ship I like smaller ones, but I was ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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