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Silversea Senior Cruises Cruise Reviews

Silversea
Ship
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Traveler rating

Excellent

46

Very Good

28

Average

15

Poor

6

Terrible

7

Cruise type

Luxury Cruises

1,000

Romantic Cruises

133

Senior Cruises

102

Family Cruises

77

Repositioning Cruises

47

102 Silversea Senior Cruises Cruise Reviews


David1250 avatar

David1250

2 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Silver Explorer. Badly in need of a refit

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We loved our Silverseas Inside passage cruise from Vancouver to Anchorage and couldn’t wait to get on board the Silver Explorer for a Broome to Darwin cruise. Now we realise that this is a smaller ship and ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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Machray

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Variable aspects

Suite chosen as it was to go South and enjoy a gracious Christmas at sea. Unfortunately there was no priest or minister aboard unlike other cruise lines during such holidays. Cabins/suites are now very handsome and ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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djukkestad

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Big Disappointment

We were sadly disappointed from the start when the Muse "broke" and we we didn't depart until a day later than scheduled. We had already spent two days in Vancouver exploring the city, so the offer of a "free ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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GranMateo

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Nice Ship, Never again

First time in SilverSea very disappointed, definitely not was I expecting, Embarkation in San Juan went smoothly from there all went downhill, we book Cruise true American Express and got $ 1,500 dlls cruise ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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farmer 76

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

NOT worth the money

The ship is not handicap friendly!!!!!!!!!!!!! NO walk in showers --have to CLIMB in a VERY TALL TUB.Ramps that are very difficult to move on a walker without - assistance. Service in the dining rooms were VERY ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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jtm1

7 Reviews Written

34 Helpful Votes

Warm and Wonderful

Overall our cruise was delightful. The only downsides being: first, some of the ports on this cruise (Road town,Tortola and Rouseau, Dominca) were odd choices. They are both sadly still suffering from hurricane ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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btk

1 Review Written

Required Reading For Anyone Taking a Silversea 296 Passenger Ship

Originally chosen because of small size and all inclusive. SHIP - DEFINITELY NOT HANDICAPPED FRIENDLY. In almost all cases use of a rolling staircase of 20+ steps was needed for getting on/off ship. On board ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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Heather Bailey

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Wedded for life!

This was my first experience with Silversea, having travelled with around a dozen other cruise lines over the decades. Silversea wins hands down! I had the lowest (and presumably the lowliest) of cabins (428), ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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Senior Single

16 Reviews Written

82 Helpful Votes

New restaurants have large but unchanging menus

Silver Spirit at Christmas time is a beautifully decorated ship, as well as one of the most pleasant to cruise. The extension added new cabins as well as enlarging the main dining room. No reservations are needed ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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gmelnick

1 Review Written

Montreal to New York

We chose Silversea's Montreal to New York based on the itinerary and reputation of the cruise line. The Silver Spirit is definetly upscale with design and excellant, friendly service throughout the ship. The ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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Blondey1965

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Not the best cruise experience

Silversea is marketed as a pampering and luxury cruise line. However, my experience was not as luxurious as anticipated. A friend warned me that the service/food level had dipped in the last couple of years and we ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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strgoose

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Beautiful ship however, overall MUSE is not at normal Silver Sea levels

Chose the cruise to go to an area of the world that both the wife and I had not visited. Normally we have always traveled on smaller Silver Sea Ships and decided to go on the. larger ship the Muse and try it out. ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Candjgo

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

A very pleasurable all-round experience!

We decided to cruise with 7 other friends in our community and always had this itinerary on our ‘bucket list’. The newly renovated ship and its size and amenities seemed to fulfill our requirements.Pre-cruise ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Karen Vijuk

1 Review Written

One Hundred Fifty-Five Years to Celebrate

We picked this cruise to celebrate our 75th and 80th birthdays! It was the perfect venue. My husband has mobility issues and the size of the Silver Spirit was manageable for him. The staff was outstanding in ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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MinniHaHa

1 Review Written

Overall, the experience was a positive one, with staff service a highlight.

Embarkation from NYC was fabulous. We arrived in the city a few days early and enjoyed our time there. The ship is clean, well maintained, and attractive. Our cabin was the same. Roshan and Aaron were fantastic ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Ardeen

1 Review Written

Not all that was expected

We took this cruise because of the time. The ship was great! The cabin was wonderful! The Butler was special! Most of the meals were wonderful. Our dinners were really made wonderful because of Karolina, the head ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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LarryJS

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Misery on The Silverwind

Because we loved the itinerary and to celebrate my 75th birthday. However, what we had planned for and looked forward to for a year, ended in a distressing and devastating experience, cut short by stormy seas and ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Molly2010

8 Reviews Written

27 Helpful Votes

Tasting Alaska and Japan while enjoying every detail along the way

We chose this cruise because we had been on Silversea twice before and enjoyed the complete luxury as well as the intimacy of a small ship. We had never been to either Alaska nor Japan so we thought that it would ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Coquin

2 Reviews Written

24 Helpful Votes

Don't understand bad reviews - Wonderful food, service and entertainment

We were nervous about first cruise on Silversea cruise because, although many positive reviews, there were many negative comments. One was the food. We loved the menu in Atlantide which changed frequently; ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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giblett

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Don’t trust them with credit or travel cards. Billed twice so no money left

They need to supply tea making facilities in cabin. Butler service is about 30 mins for a cuppa. Had problems with water not being hot enough for cup of tea with room service and in restaurants. Complained and ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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Savebythesea

2 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

The ship is perfect and the Expedition is Holiday Inn

Fabulous ship. The ship was appointed well, luxurious, clean, well serviced. The crew and management were perfect. The cuisine was remarkable. The Captain was out of the movies elegant and efficient. The expedition ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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Jasadin

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

A very memorable experience

We traveled with another couple and although we all have cruised before, never on a high-end ship such as Silver Seas. Personally, I enjoyed the itimacy of a smaller crowd. Crew was thoughtful, attentive and ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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ucdavis

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Surprisingly poor

Wanted to see the Fjords. Had nothing to do with Silver Seas. Our friends had a so-so experience on an exploration type cruise so wanted to give the more conventional cruise a chance with SS. The wait staff, ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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PAllinson

4 Reviews Written

42 Helpful Votes

The big disappointment

Just finishing our Alaska to Eastern Russia and Japan cruise on the explorer. Probably the worst cruise of my life. The ship was very nice, crew and ship's staff great. The expedition team for the most part was good ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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jcwelch

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Our third Silver Sea Cruise

We were on the Silver Muse last year, Monte Carlo to Lisbon & enjoyed the Cruise, so thought we’d book again and we liked the itinerary to the Greek Isles. We did visit interesting ports, we especially liked ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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