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Seabourn Encore Suite Cabin Cruise Reviews

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Desert at Earth and Sea.  Can you tell we are foodies????
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Bologna? Yes, served at various venues on our 6 star cruise!
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Pretty good cruise but not up to the normal standard yet
"In spite of all the conflicting information (you need a test before departure, you will be charged $100 if you turn up without one, you don’t need a test etc) from Seabourn pre cruise on their web site, direct emails and info via our TA we made it to Lisbon and to the ship.We ate in the MDR quite a lot on this cruise due to bad weather and the service and menu choice was very good...."Read More
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Marvelous cruise all around: Athens to Istanbul to Athens

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EmptyNesting
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

It was so nice to be back on board a ship and sailing once more. The Encore was nearly spotless, so the 2 year Covid lay up allowed for maintenance and it showed with a sparkling appearance. With fewer than 250 guests both weeks and more than 400 crew, shall we say we were pampered like never before? The dining venues were competing for our patronage! And the food was excellent and varied in all ...
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Sail Date: May 2022

Cabin Type: Veranda Suite


Pretty good cruise but not up to the normal standard yet

Review for Seabourn Encore to Canary Islands

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John117
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

In spite of all the conflicting information (you need a test before departure, you will be charged $100 if you turn up without one, you don’t need a test etc) from Seabourn pre cruise on their web site, direct emails and info via our TA we made it to Lisbon and to the ship. The Lisbon airport transfer to the ship was quite efficient in spite of panic setting in when our second bag didn’t ...
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Sail Date: March 2022

Cabin Type: Veranda Suite


Very good but could be better

Review for Seabourn Encore to Australia & New Zealand

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Chilver
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

This was a lovely cruise experience overall. We were fortunate to have sailed on the Encore last year and so can offer a comparison. Briefly, we found that while still very good, there were a couple of areas where things were not quite as good as on our previous cruise. There seemed to be a greater number of new staff who clearly were getting up to speed with their jobs. They were doing there best ...
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Sail Date: December 2019

Cabin Type: Veranda Suite


Encore 24 day cruise was a great success!

Review for Seabourn Encore to Asia

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Mr.Bond
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

I have cruised on 2 other cruise lines ( Windstar and Ponant) over the years. I chose this cruise of 24 days from Singapore to Sydney due to the fact that many of the ports I had never visited. I had been on the Encore once before slightly over a year ago and really loved the ship and her crew. The food was excellent overall, and I mainly chose to eat in The Restaurant which I have always ...
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Sail Date: November 2019

Cabin Type: Veranda Suite


Singapore to Bali

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JollyJacqTar
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

This was our first trip with Seabourn and we thought it was amazing. We liked that the ship was much smaller than ones we had been on before, and it is unlikely that we’d ever travel on the larger ones again. Obviously there are differences with the smaller scale. The restaurants all close at 8.45 p.m. and there’s not a continual buffet service available as on the huge ships, however for us this ...
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Sail Date: November 2019

Cabin Type: Veranda Suite


The best food of all the small luxury cruise ships

Review for Seabourn Encore to Mediterranean

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Laurielew
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

We chose Seabourn again, because we had tried other lines - Silversea and Regent. On those other lines the excursions were great, but we were not impressed with the food or service. Seabourn had recently hired a new chef for the pool deck evening dining venue - called Earth and Sea. Phenomenal food. Better than any restaurant we have in Seattle or anywhere else. After trying the other dining ...
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Sail Date: October 2019

Cabin Type: Veranda Suite


Excellent Cruise from two happy Kiwis.

Review for Seabourn Encore to Mediterranean

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judi 1942
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

Smaller cruise line, very attentive crew, nothing was a problem,this was the second of the seabourn ships we have been on, the year before we were on the Oncore but prefer the Odyssey, so much so we have booked our trip for next year on the Odyssey, she is just a bit smaller than the encore and we felt more at home. Our cabin on both ships was fabulous, really roomy and great bathrooms. We ...
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Sail Date: September 2019

Cabin Type: Veranda Suite


Excellant in every way

Review for Seabourn Encore to Mediterranean

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lindakaysiet
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

Because of the destination and the reviews is why we picked Seabourn .After sailing with Seabourn I will never go with another cruise. It was outstanding in every way. We have been with 6 other cruise lines in the past and Seabourn is far superior. The food in all the resturants was excellant. The staff could not do enough for you and there was a lot of them. From the embarkation to the ...
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Sail Date: September 2019

Cabin Type: Veranda Suite


Standards have slipped and your suite selection is essential

Review for Seabourn Encore to Mediterranean

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YVR_Linda
6-10 Cruises • Age 40s

We chose this cruise for our honeymoon because of the raving reviews about the service and luxury of the ship and Seabourn. We were highly disappointed. Our room was probably the worst on the ship and this may be the main reason for our disappointment. 843, next to a service area and below the pool bar service area. Crew started work everyday at 4 am. It was unreal as we woke up to ...
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Sail Date: September 2019

Cabin Type: Veranda Suite


Enjoyable cruise with great weather

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John117
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

We booked a v2 suite (532) in June and not our normal guaranteed as there are a few v1 and v2 suites we really don’t like. Just over a week out British Airways pilots announced their strikes dates one of which was our departure day. Seabourn quickly rebooked us on another flight on the previous day but unfortunately this was from Heathrow and not Gatwick (our local airport) as per our original ...
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Sail Date: September 2019

Cabin Type: Veranda Suite


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