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Silversea Athens (Piraeus) Cruise Reviews

Silversea
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Athens

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53 Silversea Athens (Piraeus) Cruise Reviews


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Discriminating traveler

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Pretty ship; great staff--BUT

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Chose cruise for itinerary. Usually sail with Crystal and I missed them! This ship pretty but staterooms' soundproofing lacking because TVs were in wall. Could hear neighbors' TV right through the wall, Food was ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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1954marilyn

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Not pleased with the Silver Muse or Silversea cruise line!

We selected this ship because of the itinerary and the fact the ship was new. It is underwhelming ship, the decorating was prefabricated a la Mobil home like. The public restrooms were so cheap looking, I hesitated ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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remar

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Is this SilverSea?

Our previous experiences with Silversea have all been wonderful, we were really interested in the ports of call. We thought a new ship would be a good experience. However, the Muse is a step down on Silversea ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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KarenBay

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Need to tweak a few things

Have sailed with Silverseas before and liked it. However, the experiments on Muse were a failure in my opinion. No open dining! Well, we made reservations for several nights. The problem was we met some great ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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antonioyelsa

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

EXTRAORDINARY

We went to celebrate our wedding anniversary on the Silver Muse, our expectations were exceded, what an intelligent selection we made. The organisation, logistic, attention and service provided are amazing, you ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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Venus44

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Gorgeous ship, but not the signature Silversea refined style and atmosphere

We've cruised with Silversea for more than 19 years because we loved its style, intimate atmosphere an excellent food and service. Of course some things needed technological adjustments and renovation in suite ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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Alfred I

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Mediterranean

Overall the cruise was extremely pleasing and we enjoyed it very much. The cabin was very well appointed and comfortable, the shower would be better if it was larger, we find no need for the bathtub. Dining ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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kaimbu

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Beautiful Cabins - Food needs to be Worked on

We started out with a horrible pre-cruise experience. We booked directly with Silversea's "Cruise Specialist" and after submitting our passport information, including expiration dates, and having it accepted by ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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Beaufort Oscar

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Fabulous experience

The itinerary was the initial draw along with the fact that the ship was brand new. The size of the Muse was very appealing and the ratio of crew to passengers was exactly what we were looking for. The food was ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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bryens

2 Reviews Written

24 Helpful Votes

Not happy Jan! ( an Australianism)

We are 12 times cruisers, 3 with silversea. We were looking forward to being on a new ship as the last Silversea ship had some problems with leaks into our suite, it was due for refurb. The new dining arrangements ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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CruiserFromMaine

16 Reviews Written

83 Helpful Votes

Great Cruise on the Spirit

We sailed on the Silver Spirit on it's Athens to Venice seven-day cruise in August 2016. It was our first time on Silversea and we were looking forward to our cruise and it didn't disappoint! Embarkation was ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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maynas

3 Reviews Written

20 Helpful Votes

Great Cruise from Athens to Venice

Originally chose this cruise as it left from Istanbul and having worked with ships through the Turkish straits for nmany years had always wanted to go through myself. However with the security situation this year ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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JulieMorr

2 Reviews Written

35 Helpful Votes

An Exquisite Cruising Experience: Unforgettable!

My husband & I completely enjoyed our Silver Sea experience, everything went smoothly from beginning to end, on our 10 day cruise on Silver Spirit from Athens to Athens. We cruised the Greek Islands as well as ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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WorldTraveler1000

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Nice Cruise

We traveled with our adult children (separate cabins). We enjoyed the size of ship and the shore excursions. The ship staff was not that good at keeping track of passengers or helping those with mobility issues on ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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andre50

2 Reviews Written

What a great cruise experience

We chose for the smaller of the three types of ships that they have. We have, in the past, sailed on the Silver Cloud and the Silver Spirit. We did not really like their largest ship the Spirit. The trip went from ...
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Sail Date October 2014


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Randyk47

3 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Silver Wind Mediterranean Cruise, 10-28 May 2014

Embarkation/Disembarkation: Embarkation in Piraeus, the port for Athens, on 10 May was extremely smooth and easy. In a change from our typical “do-it-yourself” approach we actually stayed at a Silversea hotel ...
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Sail Date May 2014


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Law Prof

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Seabourn Quest 2012 cruise vs. Silversea Spirit 2013 cruise

Seabourn Quest 2012 cruise vs. Silversea Spirit 2013 cruise We took the Seabourn Quest 2012 11-day cruise from Rome to Barcelona and a 2013 Silversea Spirit 7-day cruise from Athens to Istanbul. Bearing in mind ...
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Sail Date September 2013


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perthshire2

1 Review Written

Suez, Arabs, Pirates and our haven - The Silver Wind

This trip was exceptional from start to finish, with a few middle-eastern style 'quirks', which were down to the locals not the ship. I would highly recommend Silver Wind to anyone who values the personal touch, the ...
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Sail Date November 2012


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coverpoint

9 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Upmarket in the Med

Flights to Athens and home from Nice were arranged by Silverseas and went without a hitch. No sign of any demos in Athens on 30th September and we were welcomed on board with a glass of bubbly while we checked ...
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Sail Date September 2011


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TheNewNewYorker

1 Review Written

Excellent service and friendly passengers

I had a long review typed out until my puppy jumped on the keyboard. So here's the short version. 1. Most people on the ship weren't overfed whiners like a couple of previous reviewers who were complaining about ...
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Sail Date March 2010


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bhanna2222

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Amazing ports and amazing staff

I've done silver seas cruise before and had a really good experience. The ports of calls are spectacular. We had to divert from Santorini which was the most anticipated port for us. This was a bummer but the captain ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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BrendajVogel

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Extremely disappointed in the quality of food and beverage on board and entertainment

Liked the itinerary and found the ports in Greece to be very disappointing. restaurants on board the ship disappointing overall food very disappointing cold food and poor options. Our Butler service was poor. ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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A Traveling Nana

1 Review Written

Silversea Greek Island Cruise

Because it was going to the Greek Islands we wanted to visit. Service onboard the ship was great. Our butler was most helpful. Wait staff in restaurant was wonderful! Food was very good. Two friends were I ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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dafne

3 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Silver Whisper - Western Mediterranean

Just Returned From Silver Whisper-FABULOUS!! My husband and I were on Silver Wind ten years ago and had the trip of our lifetime. I never thought it could be repeated again. But it was! Another trip of a lifetime ...
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Sail Date June 2007


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Bete

1 Review Written

A Unique Opportunity

The itinerary was very interesting, including Delos, Corinth Canal, Delphi, Olympia, rather unique opportunities. The food and service were always excellent. Our luggage did not make it to the ship with us, and ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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