• Help Ukrainian Families in Need: World Central Kitchen Donation Match
  • Newsletter
  • Write a Review
  • Boards
  • Deals
  • Find a Cruise
  • Reviews
  • News
  • Cruise Tips

Silversea Gourmet Food Cruises Cruise Reviews

Those narrow streets are so cool
Bathroom sink
The bathtub.  The shower is on the other side of the room.
Cruiser Rating
3.8
Average
1203 reviews

Filters

1-10 of 1,203 Silversea Gourmet Food Cruises Cruise Reviews


A Ship and Crew Who Were Not ready to Sail

Review for Silver Shadow to Alaska

User Avatar
TarnishedSilver
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

While the front-facing staff on Silversea are uniformly friendly, it was evident from the start that things were out of sync. the life boat drill that left us sitting for close to an hour because it was started with boarding incomplete. A guide to take us to our life boat station that failed to do so. Menus that were missing pages or for the wrong service. Orders that were unfulfilled or ...
Read More

Sail Date: June 2022


Musing Alaska

Review for Silver Muse to Alaska

User Avatar
docboss1
10+ Cruises • Age 50s

We picked this Alaska cruise for timing and length with our work schedules. This was my first time in Alaska and my partner's second. Alaska was amazing, the weather was perfect, the scenery amazing, people genuine. The cruise was overall was not five star. We had sailed with Silversea prior to Covid and I'm sure this had a lot to do with expectation versus reality. The pre Covid sailing with ...
Read More

Sail Date: May 2022

Cabin Type: Silver Suite 1


This review of how bad Silversea and Silver Spirit are could go on for 100’s of pages, so here are bullet points

Review for Silver Spirit to Mediterranean

User Avatar
Happily Retired Again
10+ Cruises • Age 50s

This review of how bad Silversea and Silver Spirit are could go on for 100’s of pages, so here are bullet points as to why you should avoid this Royal Caribbean in disguise cruise line and like me mourn the days of great food, service, and a feeling of being wanted, valued and safe. 1. Boarding was a nightmare; they lost my booking and it turned out the had cancelled it as the ‘FCC’ dept had ...
Read More

Sail Date: May 2022

Cabin Type: Superior Veranda Suite


Terrible experience. No 5 stars by far

Review for Silver Spirit to Mediterranean

User Avatar
Spirit023
10+ Cruises • Age 50s

Chaos is the basic for this experience. Not only caused by the Covid restrictions but overall there’s a huge lack of quality in service, attitude and amenities. Considering people are paying at least over $1200,= per night, you are expecting the absolute best. What is delivered is a Royal Caribbean cut money policy where not the quality but the quantity is boss. Expect poor, poor beds and ...
Read More

Sail Date: May 2022

Cabin Type: Deluxe Veranda Suite


It's complicated

Review for Silver Spirit to Mediterranean

User Avatar
RatherBCrusin'
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

Chose this cruise because of the itinerary (mostly ports we had never visited) and a prior very positive experience on Silversea. The cruise itself, the staff, the ship, the overall experience was wonderful. However.... The pre-cruise experience was less than such. I will blame Covid. While we were aware that a 24-hour pre-embarkation test was required, which we chose to have administered ...
Read More

Sail Date: April 2022


No longer 6 star service

Review for Silver Spirit to Mediterranean

User Avatar
Directir
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

We have sailed twice before with SS and enjoyed it. This was prior to its buy out. Joining the ship at Lisbon after queuing for 3 hours in passport control , we eventually found a SS rep who put us on a coach to travel to the port. Stood for a long time in the sun in a queue that was not moving. No communication by staff there. Once we started to move (1 hour later) the check in and ...
Read More

Sail Date: March 2022


No longer a luxury cruiseline

Review for Silver Spirit to Trans-Ocean

User Avatar
Gema
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

Have traveled with Silversea on over 20 cruises now, on most of the ships. The last time we traveled this ship was Christmas 2018. Only 4 stops, so most were sea days, however lack of any 'activites' most days and only 1 day where we were provided with an 'extra' food offering on pool meant our group were rather bored. La Terezza has stopped providing a 'restaurant' drink to start the meal and ...
Read More

Sail Date: March 2022

Traveled with disabled person


Restrained Luxury

Review for Silver Spirit to Caribbean - Southern

User Avatar
Jerry of San Francisco
10+ Cruises

This was a charter by Atlantis, an all gay cruise. It was advertised as discounted I have always wanted to travel on a Silversea ship & this was a great opportunity to do so. This is not a large ship therefore do not expect lots of entertainment. The casino is very small. This is more about the cruise experience & the ports of call. No grand atrium. No shopping mall. I think there are ...
Read More

Sail Date: March 2022

Cabin Type: Superior Veranda Suite


Great time with friends!

Review for Silver Spirit to Caribbean - All

User Avatar
Cruiser1531
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

This was a February vacation that we normally do to enjoy some warm/hot weather. One of our party had sailed SilverSea for an Alaska cruise, so we decided on a Caribbean cruise, originated in Barbados (not fun to travel to during the Covid era) and cruised 10 nights back to Fort Lauderdale. Believe the ship had a little over 400 passengers, so we were able to enjoy all of the restaurants and ...
Read More

Sail Date: February 2022


Covid impacted Silver Spirit Cruise

Review for Silver Spirit to Caribbean - All

User Avatar
popovova
10+ Cruises • Age 50s

Covid clearly impacted this cruise. We were told that 10 percent of the crew was in quarantine, then told later that it was closer to 50%. This included the cruise director, who was absent the entire cruise, and the captain, who we were told was still providing direction and in charge. Reportedly, no crew member required medical treatment, which was great news. Of course, this impacted ...
Read More

Sail Date: January 2022


Find a cruise

Other Cruise Lines Gourmet Food Cruises Style Cruise Reviews
Norwegian Cruise Line Gourmet Food Cruises Cruise Reviews
Norwegian Cruise Line Gourmet Food Cruises Cruise Reviews
Want to cruise smarter?
Get expert advice, insider tips and more.
By proceeding, you agree to Cruise Critic’s Privacy and Cookies Statement and Terms of Use.