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Thomson Eastern Caribbean Cruise Reviews

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27 Thomson Eastern Caribbean Cruise Reviews


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sonrisa@C4

4 Reviews Written

31 Helpful Votes

What's Not To Like!

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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 ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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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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Royaloak01

3 Reviews Written

26 Helpful Votes

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

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 ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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Jaroba26

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Fabulous with just a few tweaks needed

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 ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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Lfc shaz

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Excellent cruise

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 ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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DJ1973

1 Review Written

16 Helpful Votes

Fantastic Cruise Overall

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 ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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908Gail

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Wonderful Cruise

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 ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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B00222978

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Great experience - booked another.

We chose this cruise for our honeymoon as it started in the Mediterranean and sailed across the Atlantic to the Caribbean. Can honestly say it was the best holiday of my life, however it was my first ever cruise ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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Ojsmum

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Excellent value for your dollar!

Initially we chose this because it seemed like a good deal being a first cruise for thee both of us. We were very pleasantly surprised. The ship is not the newest, best, or the largest and quite frankly I’m glad. ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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Aldershot Dave

1 Review Written

33 Helpful Votes

Wonderful Time

We chose this cruise for my wife's 50th Birthday. Looking at some of the reviews beforehand we were a bit worried, but these fears were allayed by our own personal experience and we couldn't find any faults ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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wilamch

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

50th birthday cruise

This was our first cruise and we were a bit worried what to expect. However we had an amazing time, From embarkation with the welcome and the organisation at Gatwick airport we thought it was excellent. The ship ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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Weboos2

5 Reviews Written

106 Helpful Votes

Marella gets the thumbs up from me.

We chose this cruise for the itinerary. Wanting to go to Havana and see the Panama Canal. We have cruised with Thomson before on the Destiny, but having enjoyed balcony cabins with other cruise lines, we hadn't ...
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Sail Date March 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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estefania

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Wonderful Cruise

We chose this cruise for the itinerary. From checking in with no ques ( Manchester ) to having our luggage outside our door within 1 hour of getting to the room everything was easy sailing. As it was a special ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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djs001

1 Review Written

18 Helpful Votes

Great week on the Marella Discovery

We done a fly/cruise with TUI/Marella and came away impressed with their whole operation. Checking-in at London Gatwick was very easy with a short queue, representatives were on-hand from Marella to provide us our ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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Youngoldieoldie

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Almost door to door

You hear good and bad. About Marella discovery,but I would say from what I found it’s mostly good ,from the moment you drop your baggage at the airport to collection at your return airport you ar3 well looked ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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halfmach1

1 Review Written

33 Helpful Votes

Brilliant cruise, amazing ship, really interesting places to visit

Paradise Islands cruise - St Marteen and Tortola in the British Virgin Islands, St Kitts, Antiqua, St Vincent and Barbados. The ship was amazing. It still has the smell of fresh carpets. It is immaculately ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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Cornish dave

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Great cruise

wow what a great ship run by a good crew, joined ship at Palma no probs strait forward. Sailed to cartengena, malagar then off to Madeira , followed by five days at sea to the carabean. Cabin cleaned twice a day to ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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Jane samson

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

First time Thomson and will not be the last

Our first time Thomson ,,,, (we have done many PO , princess, and Royal Carabean ) And it was more than we expected ,,, entairtainment great , so much choice in food , so much so we never got to the speciality ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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Katomerikaf

3 Reviews Written

34 Helpful Votes

A New Discovery

As with a previous cruise from Barbados the overall 'getting there' was faultless for us. Our suitcases were taken from Manchester airport and we didn't see them again until they were delivered to our cabin. The ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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Chaffesbird

2 Reviews Written

54 Helpful Votes

Definitely Tui not Thomson

We flew from London Gatwick in the premium section of our Thomson flight. Both outbound and inbound flights were on time. When we landed in Barbados, cruise passengers were the first to leave the plane and we were ...
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Sail Date February 2017


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Pedromanning

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Fantastic Holiday - Our First Cruise

This was our very first cruise. We did a lot of research into all different companies that do Cruises. With our budget and the type cabin and the type of holiday we were looking for Thomson come out best for us. ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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Beckymaddison

1 Review Written

19 Helpful Votes

1st cruise and loved every minute

We travelled to the Caribbean for 2 weeks 2 adults , 1 nine year old in Feb 17. This was our first cruise. Following long journey embarkation well organised. You don't go through Barbados customs, you get on a bus ...
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Sail Date February 2017


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ChrissyH

1 Review Written

23 Helpful Votes

Thank you Thomson Discovery for a fantastic cruise

We chose this cruise as I always wanted to go to the Caribbean and liked the Itinerary and the price seemed good Once we arrived in Barbados the transfer was very pleasing as we were whisked straight from the ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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AndreanPeter

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Volunteerism in Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic

Just wanted to let fellow cruisers know of an amazing place near Amber Cove where you can volunteer to spend either half or full day at Dove Missions. Check out their website and trip adviser. We had such a ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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