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Thomson Eastern Caribbean Cruise Reviews

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Better than we could have imagined

Review for Marella Explorer to Caribbean - Eastern

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LHSM

First Time Cruiser

Age 40s

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 queues move very fast, no standing still. Then we were taken from the ship to the airport and our cases were sent to the plane ahead of us so we didn’t have to carry them around with us, ...
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Sail Date: March 2019

Traveled with disabled person


What's Not To Like!

Review for Marella Explorer to Caribbean - Eastern

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sonrisa@C4

6-10 Cruises

Age 50s

We chose the cruise to celebrate some special birthdays somewhere hot and sunny! We have previously travelled with Marella on their other ships and with P & O. Embarkation was super quick - off the plane in Barbados, straight on a coach and to the ship. The Explorer is a nice ship but lacks any wow factor. There is no central atrium which other ships have and we found this ship awkward to ...
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Sail Date: March 2019


First time Marella cruise- won't be the last!

Review for Marella Explorer to Caribbean - Eastern

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Royaloak01

2-5 Cruises

Age 70s

Previously cruised on the Royal Clipper (twice) and Norwegian Star (not the best experience), so we have been on small and larger vessels. Tui package holidays have always been consistent for quality, so it was interesting to try their cruise option. Flights - very good, the system of leaving luggage at Manchester airport and not having to handle it again until it arrived at the cabin worked ...
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Sail Date: March 2019


Fabulous with just a few tweaks needed

Review for Marella Explorer to Caribbean - Eastern

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Jaroba26

2-5 Cruises

Age 60s

This ship is a real asset to the Marella line. It is really well run, spotlessly clean and comfortable. The crew are happy to help with a smile. There is a great choice of food, my only criticism is that a lot of the beef dishes were a bit chewy and tough. Having said that anyone who can't find something good to eat must be the most picky eater ever. Such a wide variety. We had a balcony cabin on ...
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Sail Date: March 2019


Excellent cruise

Review for Marella Discovery 2 to Caribbean - Eastern

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Lfc shaz

2-5 Cruises

Age 50s

1st time with tui excellent service from start to finish The flight from Gatwick was ok the food onboard was nice and we were constantly offered drinks Ship was clean In all areas Cabins were spacious and kept well by the stewards tea and coffee making in room No iron so pack your travel iron as they don’t lend you one they do have a laundry service I didn’t use it Shows were ...
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Sail Date: February 2019


Very good - but...

Review for Marella Explorer to Caribbean - Eastern

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High Seas On

6-10 Cruises

Age 60s

My partner and I chose this cruise/ship to celebrate my 65th birthday. Lovely, clean ship and could not fault the crew. Our outside cabin on Deck 5 was of ample size for the two of us and was kept clean twice daily with towels changed etc. We ate in the Market Place buffet restaurant on our first evening which, as with other Marella cruise ships, had very average fare. Our intention ...
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Sail Date: February 2019


Fantastic cruise on Explorer - a new convert from normal All Inclusive holidays!

Review for Marella Explorer to Caribbean - Eastern

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Gordon2019

First Time Cruiser

Age 50s

Background: We usually go with all-inclusive holidays, mostly with TUI First Choice. Lately we have thought that we spend too much time on the resorts and miss out on seeing much of where we are - hence the decision to go with a cruise. We chose marella as we are used used to TUI, and know their standards and the all inclusive is important - we didn't want to get hit with unexpected ...
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Sail Date: February 2019


Fantastic Cruise Overall

Review for Marella Discovery 2 to Caribbean - Eastern

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DJ1973

10+ Cruises

Age 40s

Went on the Cuban Fusions followed by Pride of Panama cruises on the 29th January. After a rather farsical check in at Birmingham, with 12 available check in desks and only 3 people working it resulted in a rather long wait. Flight out again wasn't great as one of the toilets was broken which seemed to cause chaos! We were very lucky with ur landing as the weather was awful when we arrived in ...
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Sail Date: January 2019


Disapppointing

Review for Marella Explorer to Caribbean - Eastern

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weyward

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

We chose Marella Explorer as it was a medium-size ship, and our very first cruise 20 years was with Thomson and we were very pleased with that. Sadly our experience of Marella Explorer was very disappointing. The service in the restaurants was generally poor though better in the Vista restaurant. Rarely asked if we wanted coffee after a meal. The quality of the food was OK, with Vista being ...
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Sail Date: January 2019


Wonderful Cruise

Review for Marella Discovery 2 to Caribbean - Eastern

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908Gail

First Time Cruiser

Age 60s

My sister from Canada invited me to go on this Cruise with her friends. The ship was extremely clean. The Shows were awesome. There were many other activities including golf and rock climbing. Every night we enjoyed the entertainment. The stage performances were great. The actors did a wonderful job. I felt as if I was in New York without paying the price for the Broadway show tickets. The crews ...
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Sail Date: January 2019


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