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Thomson Marella Discovery 2 Cruise Reviews for Entertainment Cruises to the Mediterranean

Marella Cruises
Marella Discovery 2
Mediterranean
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

7

Very Good

7

Average

2

Poor

3

Terrible

1

Cruise type

Family Cruises

30

Romantic Cruises

22

Entertainment Cruises

20

Senior Cruises

19

Cruises for the Disabled

8

20 Thomson Marella Discovery 2 Cruise Reviews for Entertainment Cruises to the Mediterranean


Sabcarla avatar

Sabcarla

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Amazing cruise wonderful staff

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We decided to take our first cruise around the western med as we was both 40 and wanted to do something different and the excursions had some places we have always wanted to visit. We had our three year old daughter ...
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Sail Date September 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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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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dalou

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

A bit down market

Probably the biggest disappointment was the food. The buffet restaurant seems to have no dress code and the food was absolutely appalling. Cheap, mass produced rubbish. The a la carte restaurants (47° and ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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anrid73x24

3 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Great itinerary ....relaxing holiday . .get a balcony cabin which gets the sun!

flight to corfu .....no problem . 1 hour after getting bags at airport we were in the cabin ...the cases arrived promptly. Cabin ...a junior suite was spacious with a big balcony ....spotlessly clean and ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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DaveyD

2 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

“Marellahella”

We chose this cruise because we’ve cruised with thompson’s 8 times and tui teice and wasnted to go on the new ship and try out the new marella company. We boarded the ship with no problems flights and port ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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GYED

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

A L M O S T P E R F E C T . . . .

We travelled as a family with two children under 14 , on back to back cruises , the Adriatic Explorer and Iconic Islands. The itinery was brilliant including Venice and Santorini which we really wanted , hence ...
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Sail Date August 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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Imac55

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Never Again

This was our second cruise on Discovery 2 and will be our last. Firstly the positives, check in and getting to ship and cabin was easy and reasonably quick, we did end up sitting in a bus at the cruise terminal for ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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SailAwaySunset

3 Reviews Written

28 Helpful Votes

Marella has sadly lost that Thomson feeling . . .

Cabin 6572 Small double cabin with balcony. Smallest cabin we’ve ever experienced on Thomson/tui/marella ships, and one of the most expensive for its size (full price was approx £5700 for 2 weeks) and WITHOUT ...
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Sail Date July 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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John Antcliffe

1 Review Written

15 Helpful Votes

Loved It.

After watching the reviews from those on the Caribean trip we were a little apprehensive, however, we chose the Greek Island trip just a week and to put to rest anyone's doubt about Marella Discovery 2. we have to ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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aspire5749

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Changing Times?

Been on Thomson cruises previously and enjoyed the experience the Discovery 2 was to us different value from other Thomson Cruises the ship was clean beds comfortable but most times around the ship was loud music ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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Eirecruiser

5 Reviews Written

79 Helpful Votes

Loved every minute on Discovery 2...

To start we cruised on Discovery in June and enjoyed it so much we decided to book another cruise on Discovery 2. There were some differences between the 2 ships but we loved both cruising experiences. Firstly, ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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couggy

1 Review Written

48 Helpful Votes

Tui Get It Right

UK local airports available, we flew from Bristol. Good flight times. Transfer to ship smooth, embarkation process friendly, informative and quick. The cabins, we had an inside on deck 6, were nicely refurbished ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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pooly1

1 Review Written

47 Helpful Votes

A Perfect Cruise

My wife and myself have been cruising with Thomson for 11 years now, and this was definitely the best too date. We booked an outside deluxe cabin on deck 7, mid ship, without balcony. The room had a large floor ...
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Sail Date June 2017


annyrose avatar

annyrose

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Very nice but!!!!

All in all a very enjoyable cruise but despite being "Fully Refurbished" i dont think enough attention was paid to the actual cabins, the seals around the shower were greying and mouldy but that said the bathroom ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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GPDAY1

2 Reviews Written

163 Helpful Votes

Exceeded My Expectations!

Spanish Sunsets Cruise : Date of Cruising: 28 May to 4 June 2017 Having cruised previously with Princess, Royal Caribbean and P&O on their larger ships holding 3,500 passengers, we were a little nervous about ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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CarolnRab

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Amazing Cruise - Wonderful Crew

We chose this cruise for the ports of call Discovery 2 was visiting and we have had a wonderful holiday. The entertainment team put on some truly spectacular shows we especially enjoyed the Freddie Mercury show ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Gordzo

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Butlins to Ibiza

The ship was terrible for the money that was paid .the food was terrible .we went all inclusive and every given opportunity tui could charge you for something they would .same entertainment every night butlins style ...
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Sail Date July 2018


Marella Discovery 2 Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.04
Dining4.53.7
Entertainment4.03.7
Public Rooms4.04
Fitness Recreation3.53.7
Family3.52.3
Enrichment3.53.3
Service4.54.1
Value For Money4.03.7
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