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Europe Seabourn Ovation Europe Cruise Reviews

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Ovation in the middle at Tallinn, Estonia
Presentation by the pastry chef.
Chef Jes was grateful we helped him transport cases of cherries and strawbe
Lindsay Hamilton, great singer and entertainer on our cruise!
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"Spacious rooms and bathroom. Easy boarding and first class treatment from airport pick up to end of cruise. Several places for drinks all day, nice afternoon tea time, small casino open mostly when at sea...."Read More
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Wonderful cruise, lots to love with a little room for improvement

Review for Seabourn Ovation to Europe - Eastern Mediterranean

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dadsbdaycruiser
10+ Cruises • Age 50s

Just got off the Seabourn Ovation, it is a beautifully designed ship which was the perfect base for discovering Malta and the Greek Islands. Our first cruise on Seabourn, although we’ve traveled on Silversea, in Queens Grill on Cunard and various suites on other premium and luxury cruise lines (over 20 cruises to date). I was slightly concerned that we might be a little “young” for Seabourn as ...
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Sail Date: November 2019

Cabin Type: Veranda Suite


First time on Ovation

Review for Seabourn Ovation to Mediterranean

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nyc22cruiser
6-10 Cruises • Age 50s

This was our first voyage on the Ovation, in the past we had sailed on the old 212 passenger Spirit as well as the Odyssey and Sojourn. I preferred the Ovation, partially due to the age of the ship. The Ovation is only a year and a half old. We did not notice any significant drop-off in service on the larger ship. As on the other ships the service was excellent with a few minor hiccups. The ...
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Sail Date: October 2019


Average experience on luxury line

Review for Seabourn Ovation to Baltic Sea

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Focused1
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

We haven’t sailed on Seabourn since 2012 as we were put off by their liberal smoking policies. We decided to try them again especially since the itinerary for the British Isles was unique having a good number of stops in Scotland. Embarkation was quick and our suite was ready at noon time which was a great plus for us. We stayed in a spa penthouse suite which was quite nice but not sure it is ...
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Sail Date: September 2019

Cabin Type: Penthouse Spa Suite


Good itinerary

Review for Seabourn Ovation to Baltic Sea

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natepi
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

We chose this cruise for the itinerary which included a stop in the outer Hebrides and the Orkney Islands. The ship is very nice though the design is odd. A good half a dozen times we encountered other passengers who joked about being lost / felt confused by the layout. The pool area creates a separation between cabins, and not in a good way. The enrichment activities on this cruises weren't ...
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Sail Date: September 2019

Cabin Type: Penthouse Suite


Incredible customer experience

Review for Seabourn Ovation to Baltic Sea

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granthodgkinson
2-5 Cruises • Age 40s

It's difficult to capture the Ovation experience easily. But, in a word - sublime. There was no request that was too big or too small for them. We cruised as a party of four in Veranda Suite rooms. Our rooms were located aft near to the staircase, which is a lovely location. Highly recommended. Embarkation - this was effortless and enjoyable. We were met at the airport and had an easy ...
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Sail Date: August 2019

Cabin Type: Veranda Suite


I so wanted to like Seabourn but....

Review for Seabourn Ovation to Baltic Sea

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Mark Guilbert
10+ Cruises • Age 50s

We joined the ship in Copenhagen on the 17th August and left in Stockholm calling at Tallinn and Helsinki. As way of a little background, I am in my 50s, my wife early 60s and have cruised extensively mostly with Azamara but also with Cunard, Holland America and in our early days NCL. Firstly the ship is beautiful, well presented and lots of room. Cabins are more generously sized than other ...
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Sail Date: August 2019

Cabin Type: Veranda Suite


Almost flawless - Ovation is amazing

Review for Seabourn Ovation to Baltic Sea

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Ovener
6-10 Cruises • Age 50s

We’ve been on Odyssey twice before, which we very much enjoyed, and were interested to compare the newer Ovation. There is no comparison. Ovation wins hands down. The decor is magnificent: really classy and all gleaming. The larger Thomas Keller works very well and we just adored the sushi restaurant - beautifully fitted out. The deck outside The Grill is a great secret terrace for when the ...
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Sail Date: August 2019

Cabin Type: Veranda Suite


Baltic Sea Cruise

Review for Seabourn Ovation to Baltic Sea

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WDE
First Time Cruiser • Age 60s

Spacious rooms and bathroom. Easy boarding and first class treatment from airport pick up to end of cruise. Several places for drinks all day, nice afternoon tea time, small casino open mostly when at sea. Talented entertainers on board with bands at several venues during the day and evening. Nice options for meals from casual to dressy. Room service for breakfast a must, always right on ...
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Sail Date: August 2019

Cabin Type: Veranda Suite


First and Likely Last time On Seabourn

Review for Seabourn Ovation to Baltic Sea

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Cruisekween22
10+ Cruises • Age 30s

My husband and I sailed on the 8/3/19 cruise on the Ovation out of Copenhagen. This was our first time on Seabourn but I have been on over 30 cruises at the ripe age of 31, with the last 15 on the Oceania line. I am an avid traveler and feel I have a critical but fair eye. I had high expectations of this line and particular ship from word of mouth recommendations and other favorable reviews. I was ...
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Sail Date: August 2019

Cabin Type: Veranda Suite


Aug 3 2019 Ovation

Review for Seabourn Ovation to Baltic Sea

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tedtenb
10+ Cruises • Age 80s

Second sailing on Seabourn and totally pleased with our experience. I thoroughly disagree with the previous HORRIBLE review. Couldn’t have asked for more with attentive staff, always personally greeted by name, invited three evenings to hosted tables in the dining room which provides a personal touch with staff. We never experienced a rude employee... quite the opposite. NO is not in their ...
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Sail Date: August 2019

Cabin Type: Veranda Suite


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