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Transatlantic Marella Discovery Transatlantic Cruise Reviews

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Marella Discovery
Transatlantic
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20 Transatlantic Marella Discovery Transatlantic Cruise Reviews


TheHarrison avatar

TheHarrison

1 Review Written

15 Helpful Votes

Excellent value for money

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We chose this cruise as the itinerary appealed and the price seemed very good value. Having sailed on the Vision of The Seas with RCL, we knew that the Discovery had been the sister ship Vision of The Seas and what ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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betty boo

1 Review Written

Such a disappointment

We were persuaded to go on this cruise by friends who had been on the transatlantic voyage several times with Thomsons. They too were extremely disappointed by this one. Where do I start? On boarding the ship ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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jocksaway

2 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Marella Never Again

We had a deluxe balcony cabin which was spacious with plenty of space for clothes. The cabin was immaculate and it was kept like that all the cruise by Art who was the best steward we have had on any cruise. The ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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Music-Man

3 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Tropical Horizons

Originally selected this cruise because we had visited most of the other Caribbean Island's on our previous two cruises, and fancied St Thomas in the US Virgin Islands and San Juan in Puerto Rico. Unfortunately, due ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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jaffa811142

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

First cruise, wont be the last

From arriving in Palma, to disembarking in the Bahamas, the organization was amazing, it ran so smoothly and could not praise the staff/crew enough. the cabins where roomy and nipping clean, the cleaning crew ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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ojosazules11

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Big disappointment

We booked this cruise with the thought that this is as good as Tui cruises get , we were totally disappointed, from start to finish all we did was wait , we had to wait [a long time] to embark, wait for tables at ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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Martin from Glossop

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Super time and great value

We've been on many cruises with different cruise lines before, but we chose this one because we took one of our children's families on a Thomson's Cruise last year and were very impressed, and the timing was ideal ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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liverpoollondoner

2 Reviews Written

19 Helpful Votes

Cut backs on this cruise very clear to see

we have been on this cruise before, however entertainment poor, all the same shows as last year , bands and singers all sang sad songs,people said ;get me out of here;.....NOT A HAPPY SHIP .The comic Peter Piper was ...
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Sail Date November 2017


Chat150 avatar

Chat150

1 Review Written

27 Helpful Votes

Better, but still a few niggles.

This was our seventh Transatlantic crossing, the fourth with Thomson, sorry, TUI! and about our 25th cruise in total. Previously we've crossed on Celebration, lovely little ship! I shall be sorry to see it go, ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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Bripy

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Bye bye Thomson

We were attracted by a very reasonable price and to visit both Caribbean ports and Mediterranean ports in one cruise. We were dubious about whether we would like 6 days at sea, but thought we would give it a try. ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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gilldavies4

1 Review Written

17 Helpful Votes

First cruise - although great, not for us

We chose thomson for our first cruise as we were told they were a bit more relaxed, adults only, all inclusive and not too big a ship! I don't want to repeat previous reviews so will try and add bit that were ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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Jealex10

1 Review Written

29 Helpful Votes

Never Again!

All started well and a great flight from Gatwick to Barbados, with an upgrade and flight on the Dreamliner the holiday started well. Reaching Barbados and straight off the flight with a short journey straight to ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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ian1964

3 Reviews Written

24 Helpful Votes

Average at best.

Flight out Manchester to Barbados, great on Thomson Dreamliner. Embarkation smooth with no Drama. Ship looked stunning, and we were looking forward to our first cruise with Thomson, after they procured this ship ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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Hottie63

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Memorable Time

This was our second cruise with Thomson having been on the spirit last year gave me the bug to book another one. We travelled with my sister on her 1st cruise. The Discovery was a much bigger ship and easier to ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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JennyPoppy

1 Review Written

21 Helpful Votes

Fabulous Transatlantic cruise

We checked in at Gatwick and flew by Dreamliner to Barbados. We were taken directly (the hold luggage is taken directly to the ship) from the aircraft to the Ship, so no immigration or collecting baggage at the ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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WayneM

1 Review Written

21 Helpful Votes

Transatlantic cruise

Let me start by saying this was our honeymoon cruise and the first cruise my wife and I have ever been on, so I don't have another to compare it with,my views are as I found it. OUTWARD FLIGHT. This was from ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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Cruiser Virgin

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Entertainment Slipping

Our 3rd cruise with Thompson and although we got fed up during 6 sea days we enjoyed ourselves. Food was good and hot and plentiful. Service throughout the ship was excellent with all staff smiling at all times. ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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Toastie99

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Good but could be better

My partner usually cruises with Royal Carribean however I Persuaded her to try Thomson. The ship is impressive being an ex Royal Carribean ship however Thomson appear to be still trying to get a grip of running a ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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clive crudge

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

On Times Disappointing

After over 12 previous cruises with Thomson 3 being transatlantic the Discovery was what we expected, being on deck 2 inside was very good, clean and cabin staff very good. The restaurant was a big disappointment, ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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Bobby the boot

2 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Excellent holiday

From checking in at Manchester the service was excellent. The Dreamliner plane is definitely one of the best I have travelled on. The ship is really good with special mention to the 47 and Gallery restaurants where ...
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Sail Date April 2018


Marella Discovery Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.04.1
Dining4.53.9
Entertainment3.53.7
Public Rooms4.54.1
Fitness Recreation3.03.7
Family3.04.2
Enrichment2.03.4
Service4.54.1
Value For Money4.03.7
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