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Thomson Marella Explorer Senior Cruises Cruise Reviews

Marella Cruises
Marella Explorer
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8 Thomson Marella Explorer Senior Cruises Cruise Reviews

DianaMontignac avatar


1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Excellent cruise. Great staff and captain. Very clean comfortable balcony cabin.


We wanted to visit the Caribbean islands offered on this cruise. We also wanted to go “all inclusive”. We chose back to back cruises Tropical Delights and Paradise Islands.We also wanted to avoid lots of “at ...
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Sail Date January 2019

Globetrotter1957 avatar


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

Jaroba26 avatar


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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1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes


This was our second cruise with Marella, having been on a seven nights cruise to Jamaica on Discovery 2 last January. Our experience on board Explorer was very good. The staff were all amazing, very ...
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Sail Date January 2019

Biddi avatar


1 Review Written

15 Helpful Votes

Cosmopolitan classics

Last minute booking was a little dubious as had sailed with TUI before and was disappointed with the state of the ship (celebration)old and shabby looking.. I needn't have worried as Marella Explorer is stunning ...
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Sail Date July 2018

Beth2626 avatar


1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Near to perfect

This was our 15th cruise with Tui/Marcella and it was the best. It was wonderful to have a door on the shower instead of a wrap around curtain. All members of the crew were great, but as usual the attention of ...
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Sail Date June 2018

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Billy black bob

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes


First time cruising and we both loved it from day one the party atmosphere when we set off was really good we knew then we were in for a good time as the second day came around the crew were so polite and helpful. ...
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Sail Date September 2018

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Cardiff Fifer

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Christmas Canary Cruise

We chose this cruise just a few weeks before departure, as for the first time we we we’re going to spend Christmas Day alone. We had sailed on Explorer 2 in September, our very first Marella cruise & loved it. ...
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Sail Date December 2019

Marella Explorer Ratings

Public Rooms4.04
Fitness Recreation5.03.7
Value For Money4.03.7
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