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Thomson Cruises for the Disabled Cruise Reviews

Marella Cruises
Ship
Destination
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

28

Very Good

5

Average

4

Poor

5

Terrible

4

Cruise type

Family Cruises

217

Senior Cruises

181

Entertainment Cruises

165

Romantic Cruises

141

Cruises for the Disabled

46

46 Thomson Cruises for the Disabled Cruise Reviews


Stpaulsdrive avatar

Stpaulsdrive

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Poor service and food. Ports of call not good choice

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Poor food. Poor service. Poor entertainment . Ship not as good as others in Marella Fleet. Not enough staff on bars. Waiters stood around chatting. Waiters telling me it isn't my job to serve on this area. It's ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Sue widger

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Ship very poor

I chose this cruise as I was assured by the local Tui agent that as it had recently undergone a re-fit it was disability friendly as my husband has a walking difficulty. The flight out to Barbados was lovely no ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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dukedog10uk

3 Reviews Written

16 Helpful Votes

Disappointment

Oh how standards fall in just 12 months. We were cruising on Marella Discovery this time last year and absolutely loved it. This ship either has a staffing problem or they have reduced standards. I must point out ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Misc Zoho

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Fabulous Hogmanay

We spent the 2 weeks around New Year on this ship and were very impressed. They did a great job of the Hogmanay Party one of the best I have been to. Great Night. We will be back! Staff on the ship are 5*. I ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Stpaulsdrive

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Mystery Tour.

We wanted to visit Dubai. The ship. The crew. The food. The entertainment all very good. It he itinerary had Beeb changed about a week before departure and we were not notified.we would finish in Oman. Then on our ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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flycgb

3 Reviews Written

15 Helpful Votes

Convenient but limited

The ship and the holiday The ship has limitations compared to others in the fleet or on other lines. We missed a promenade deck and also found limitation in the number of seats available. Good places of call ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Scudder2003

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Enjoyable cruise which met expectations

We were a group of four - a 50+ couple travelling with our 14 year old son and my 80+ mother (with limited mobility). We selected two, back to back 7 day cruises making a figure 8 from Palma de Mallorca around ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Chrismolly

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Marella D2 Fantastic

We have just returned from a fabulous 7 days. The whole thing was fabulous. A clean and lovely ship. The staff are excellent can’t do enough for you. Cheerful friendly and helpful. Our room was well looked after ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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Clifford tuttle

1 Review Written

15 Helpful Votes

Great first cruise

My wife and I have just returned from a cruise and stay package with Marella, staying firstly at the wonderful conca park hotel in Sorrento then onto the Explorer 2. Given it was our first cruise, We obviously ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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Tiger Beresford

1 Review Written

14 Helpful Votes

Celebrating Mums 90th birthday

Destinations and fitted in with work etc. Reason for choice of Cruise. From the time we checked in on board to the time we left all was perfect. Ship new, clean and great taste. Latitude restaurant was first class. ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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Stansfield

2 Reviews Written

23 Helpful Votes

TOP CLASS CRUISE

This is only our fourth cruise and we wanted a cruise that visited interesting places in the Mediterranean and was only a short flight from home. Mornings and evenings were cool but temperatures in the day around ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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michael east sussex

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Perfect islands shame about ship

We chose this cruise after a good cruise on the old Thompson Spirit. We have cruised a few times with many cruise lines and saw this trip in a local agent .not a cheapo late deal so planed out 9 months in advance. ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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Rusty Kitten

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

First experience of Tui cruise. Only really one small but important niggle.

Our reason for booking this Tui cruise was that we booked late and needed a disabled cabin, Tui were the only cruise line that could accommodate this at such short notice. We are not “seasoned” cruisers, ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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LHSM

1 Review Written

15 Helpful Votes

Better than we could have imagined

Everything was perfect, You walk off the plane and onto a coach where you’re taken straight to the ship where our bags were waiting for us at our cabin. On return you see the immigration officers onboard, the ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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Globetrotter1957

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

First cruise ever

Did not know what to expect on this our first cruise as we had read so many varied reviews, but we could not fault our cruise experience, we booked a large balcony cabin and it was perfect, we had our own sun ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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Dickster1

5 Reviews Written

26 Helpful Votes

Amazing Value for Money - A Fab Cruise

It is not often that you decide to go away with your elderly mother so you need to choose the right method of doing so. A cruise from Southampton is the obvious choice although selecting an itinerary and a cruise ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Lee from wales

4 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

1st time on a small ship

Southampton is so easy to cruise from unless u travel with Marella queue to pick up your envelope to but luggage tag on suitcase and get room key then take luggage to pick up point for porters to take to room not ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Roccoco

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Discovery was good

We went on this cruise because we had been on the Marella Dream in June, we had such a good time on the Dream we decided to go on the Discovery, so we could compare the two. we enjoyed both to be honest, although ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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norfolktraveller

1 Review Written

Fantastic first time cruising experience

We went as part of a large family group (6 of us in total), two parents and then two couples in our twenties. My parents mostly go with P&O (10th cruise) however they were really pleasantly surprised. ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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Never Cruise Marella (tui

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Marella Discovery is more like Butlins at Sea

Even before the cruise Tui behaved poorly. Tui claimed the Kremlin was shut due to an extra national holiday when in fact it is always shut on a Thursday. We cancelled that excursion as a trip to a convent really ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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Fleetie

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Wonderful from start to finish of cruise.

I chose this cruise for several reasons. 1. Itinerary, following the Adriatic coast I felt it would be more likely to be a smooth sail and the sea would be calm. ( I am not a good sailor). 2. The stop ports ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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Scudley

1 Review Written

14 Helpful Votes

Amazing

This was our 1st cruise with a view to a Carrabean cruise next year and were glad we chose Marella to sail with especially the new ship to the fleet the Explorer, our 1st impressions weren't great our Cabin was not ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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Nannyannie

2 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Very Relaxing Cruise

We chose to return to the Caribbean again to escape some of the winter, and having had enjoyable cruises with Thomson Ships in the past chose to go on Discovery. We are getting older now and not so able bodied. My ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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Sammy Mills3

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

The Fantastic Marella Discovery

l chose this cruise because we wanted to cruise the Caribbean we flew to Barbados and embarked on the Marella Discovery the ship is fantastic for all inclusive drinks the price is excellent and the food was very ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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Redtyke

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Change of itinerary was a Disappointment

In the past we have had 12 previous cruise experiences and the 3 with Thomsons before this cruise. And it was 10 years since our last cruise. .Change of Literary was a Disappointment and the reason being the ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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