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Silversea Southampton Cruise Reviews

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Luxury Cost Cutting?

Review for Silver Muse to Transatlantic

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tscruiser
10+ Cruises • Age 20s

A brand new ship. Cost cutting everywhere, from the plastic decor and "modern" drawerless cabin (really? there's no storage!) to the half a pattypan squash and two potato balls accompanying your dinner every single night from the same menu. They put it on fancy plates and call it luxury or nouvelle cuisine, but we can't help but call it cutting corners. Flawed concepts ruin your experience, ...
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Sail Date: September 2017

Cabin Type: Silver Suite 1


Pleasure

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alantkirby
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

Loved the itinary. Saw many places I never been before. Service was great. The quality of service is amazing. Staff knew our names quickly and everyone greeted us when we were walking around the ship. Entertainment was great. The quality of the singers was outstanding and the magician was top notch. Onboard activities were fun. Disliked the need to make reservations for every meal. ...
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Sail Date: September 2017

Cabin Type: Deluxe Verandah Suite


3 STAR SHIP, 5 STAR PRICES

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wonder415
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

We chose the Muse because we have liked SilverSea based on our previous experiences and we like long transoceanic voyages. So we chose the 16 day UK to Montreal. We were extremely disappointed. Our disappointments went well beyond the expected teething issues with a new ship and transplanted crew. SILVER SEA has obviously worked hard to CUT COSTS in the RESTAURANTS and the ACCOMMODATIONS. ...
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Sail Date: September 2017

Cabin Type: Silver Suite 1


Free wi fi is a gimmick

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Loloal
10+ Cruises • Age 80s

Interesting ports of call but the free wifi is limited to one hour a day and the actual charges are horrendous. Their advertising is misleading as other Silverseas ships will offer full time wifi to frequent customers but not the Muse. Its an example of trying to increase profit at the expense of their customers, for a supposed all inclusive service. The new dining concept causes some ...
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Sail Date: September 2017

Cabin Type: Deluxe Verandah Suite


Seeing the British Coast and Wonderful Canada!

Review for Silver Muse to Transatlantic

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LindaBest
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

We chose this cruise because of: 1) the itinerary; and 2) the fact that it was a "bridge cruise." The itinerary was wonderful, but we felt some frustration at having only a "taste" of some of these wonderful places! We could have used 2 days in Waterford, Galway, Quebec, Charlottetown, Sydney, and a few other places. Unlike other cruises, the excursion guides did NOT have headset systems so they ...
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Sail Date: September 2017

Cabin Type: Classic Verandah Suite


Silver Muse, much to Muse about

Review for Silver Muse to Transatlantic

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Garyp02
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

We chose this particular cruise for several reasons. Firstly the Excitement of travel on a new ship. The route was of special interest since we have always wanted to do a transatlantic sail. Finally visiting Ireland was a top priority It had been a number of years since we had sailed with Silversea and we wanted to try there service again. This cruise was our fourth with the company. The ...
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Sail Date: September 2017

Cabin Type: Classic Verandah Suite


Pretty ship

Review for Silver Muse to Transatlantic

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nenadiver
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

This was our 26th Silversea Cruise, over 300 days, first time on the Muse. Since it was the Muse's maiden crossing, we considered it part of the "shakedown" process. Spent two nights in Southampton before sailing. Chilly, windy, rainy. Found a good pub/restaurant, the Duke of Wellington, best fishn'n'chips I've had. Visited Stonehenge, but it was very crowded, windy and rainy, so elected to ...
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Sail Date: September 2017

Cabin Type: Silver Suite 1

Traveled with disabled person


First time across the pond by sea

Review for Silver Muse to Transatlantic

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faemuzzy
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

Upon reading reviews of the Muse before leaving, we embarked with open minds; so glad we did! From the minute we boarded until we ended in Montreal, we loved this 6 month old ship and the dining options. Just being a couple who are in a service business, getting away alone is important. We have to be social at home but having the option each night to eat at a table for 2 without seeming ...
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Sail Date: September 2017


Great cruise with interesting ports

Review for Silver Muse to Transatlantic

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Elmo66
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

Wanted to see Ireland and eastern Canada and this did both. The crossing was nice, 4 sea days in a row. A couple so-so ports like Sydney Canada (try and avoid) and western Canada is much more beautiful but still very nice. Loved the French island of St Pierre. My comment to take or leave; the food is great in all the restaurants but they have raised the premium restaurants (La Dame and ...
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Sail Date: September 2017

Cabin Type: Superior Verandah Suite


Disappointed

Review for Silver Whisper to Transatlantic

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HappyJoeDoris
6-10 Cruises • Age 80s

Chose this cruise because of ports visited, seas were rough and we found out they were always rough on this cruise. We were not advised of this and we spent several days in our cabin sea sick. Not fun,big disappointment. We could not visit several ports because of rough seas. The Whisper is an older ship and frankly some areas of the ship our out dated and in need of repair. Example deck around ...
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Sail Date: August 2017

Cabin Type: Silver Suite


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