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Silversea Silver Spirit Cruise Reviews for Luxury Cruises to Africa

Silversea
Silver Spirit
Africa
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

7

Very Good

1

Average

3

Poor

3

Terrible

4

Cruise type

Luxury Cruises

18

Romantic Cruises

5

Senior Cruises

2

Singles Cruises

1

Cruises for the Disabled

1

18 Silversea Silver Spirit Cruise Reviews for Luxury Cruises to Africa


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Thisledome

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

China Seas Cruise

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We were looking forward to the places we had not been to and on entering the ship and cabin, our YouTube expectations were met by the fixtures and fittings we found. On sailing North from Singapore to Thailand all ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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norfolkmike

4 Reviews Written

29 Helpful Votes

Dowdy sometimes dirty ship with poor food

After reading earlier reviews we specifically asked Silverseas Uk for reassurance that this ship was indeed up to scratch, they said yes we would receive the normal 5 star luxury cruise experience..... basically ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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Phil S

2 Reviews Written

65 Helpful Votes

Stay Home

This was first part of back to back. Capetown to Mumbai. Seemed like good ports. On second leg no outside entertainment. All we had was stable of singers on board. Did have local dancers at one port. A cheap way to ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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Vopocruises

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Silversea Spirit

Enjoy all inclusive smaller ships. Spirit going in for a face lift and expansion so will be even nicer ship when completed. Cabins are larger than most... dining experience at lunch is excellent... dinner choices ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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Walker4mp

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Amazing

Having just returned from a 12 day cruise on the Silver Spirit sailing from the Seychelles to Mumbai I have to report a faultless experience. From the moment we stepped on board, from the “nothing is too much ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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Susyj

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Not up to Silversea standard

We've always thoroughly enjoyed our silversea cruises unfortunately not this time . From the moment we stepped onto the ship in Mahe the atmosphere felt different . Reception staff not friendly customer service ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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moesercat

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Cruise to East Africa on Silver Spirit

We were were encouraged to continue our explorations along Africa's East Coast because of a very favorable experience with Silver Seas on the Silver Cloud, along Africa's West Coast, 2015, Accra to Capetown. As ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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GeraintJones

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Shabby ship.

The ship was shabby- worn out dirty carpets, grubby and dirty upholstery in the public rooms. The staff were obviously demoralised and indifferent to the passengers. The worst feature was Silver Seas arrogance in ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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Mandy 1234

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Gorgeous Voyage in the Indian Ocean

We boarded the Silver Spirit in Dubai and sailed over to the Seychelles - lovely itinerary with some nice sea days as well. Getting onboard the ship was easy and very fast and just no Q's at all. The ship looked ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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Pierreg6

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Unfortunately it is not a 5 Star cruise

By comparison with 4.5 company such as Oceania and 4 star cruise company such as Princess or Holland, we do not consider silversea as a 5 Star cruising for the following reasons; - at least 50% of the staff are ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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tracy312

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Very disappointing experience. Poor service, mediocre food, and low value.

I went on this cruise with my family (five adults total). We are all experienced with cruises and given that this is a luxury line, we were very surprised at the service we received and the low quality of the food ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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Bpastor

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great introduction to South Africa

Wanted to explore South Africa. Cruise enabled us to see a good deal of this country. We were guided by the knowledge and wisdom of an outstanding lecturer, Rob Prescot and the kind and informative interraction ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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robdarl

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Seychelles - NO Madagascar - Mombasa, Mozambique, Durban, Port Liz, Cape Town

It WAS going to Madagascar, but plague broke out there. They didn't compromise, we didnt for instance, call in at Zanzibar as last minute port space apparently unavailable. Just awful port of call at Mozambigue (an ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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auspicious

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Not enough of interest on board or in ports

I chose this trip because of the itinerary and Sil Seas reputation. We went to Abu Dhabi where were were looking forward to seeing the new Louvre; t it was closed on Monday when we arrived!!! Why weren't we told ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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Well travelled321

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Autumn in the med

We travelled Barcelona to Rome in November on Silver Spirit we did this cruise to catch the last of sunshine in the med. We started in Barcelona and ended in Rome The embarkation in Barcelona was seamless a ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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Tour the World

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Never Again- Join a SilverSea World Cruise for just a week!

I promised myself I would write this review today as I feel obligated to warn fellow cruisers of our experience as a 7 day cruisers on the tail end of a World Cruise. My husband and I choose this trip as a ...
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Sail Date April 2011


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shirleyvan

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Fabulous Cruise

We (just the two of us) love the size of this ship and that all the cabins are a comfortable size, though we did have a larger cabin on this particular cruise. The service was impeccable as usual and food was very ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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Joan Loeb

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

A holiday cruise for us

We have sailed with you for 21 consecutive years. We have always chosen Silversea because of the quality of both staff, the ships themselves and the crew. However, this is the first year that my husband and I have ...
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Sail Date February 2018


Silver Spirit Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.04.4
Dining5.04
Entertainment4.03.5
Public Rooms5.04.4
Fitness Recreation4.03.5
Family2.01
Enrichment4.03.5
Service5.04.3
Value For Money5.03.6
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