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Virgin Voyages Europe - British Isles & Western Cruise Reviews

Room looks nice but definitely not luxury. Furniture has an Ikea feel to it.
The Beach Club at Bimini was excellent. This is one of two large pools, with the ocean in the background where there is a nice sandy beach.
Murder on a plate! Main course at the Test Kitchen. Very good and interesting presentation.
Most of the only pool is only a few inches deep as you can see from the photo.
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What a brilliant weekend

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Alex Batho
First Time Cruiser • Age 40s

I went on this weekend cruise with my sister because we always try to go away for a couple of days together each year. We had an absolute blast. The food was better than we could possibly have hoped for. Everything we ate felt like top restaurant quality and came in a fun, relaxed atmosphere. Every member of staff we encountered was polite and seemed happy to be doing their job. We had dinner ...
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Sail Date: August 2021


Scarlet lady

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Robertcharles
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

Booked a Suite so expected the rockstar treatment. No VIP check in at Portsmouth and bit more like cattle class. Cabin was very well appointed but would have expected a bottle of champagne on arrival. Mini bar was either spirits or wine not both and you would have had to pay if you wanted both. For the money paid would have expected at least one free day to experience the spa. Overall not the ...
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Sail Date: August 2021


Perfect Staycation

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Kiwilady5
First Time Cruiser • Age 60s

As a first time cruise for me, it had many things going for it. It was a short cruise, no children, modern decor, no gratuities. The restaurant food and service was excellent. The cabin, Sea view, was spacious and the cleaning staff very attentive. Poor them though, having to scrape the Black Soap off the hand basin each day. Not quite sure who would be purchasing some of the items on ...
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Sail Date: August 2021


Virgin Voyages “They do things differently”

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Cuckoo-Maritine
6-10 Cruises • Age 50s

Simply put virgin are putting some impressive and well designed ships into service but they might be holding themselves back with a standard statement of we do things differently. It’s great to break the old ways of cruising and the ships with inclusive all in dining is a good thing. However there are some issues with virgin being virgin: so don’t expect much sailing information or ...
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Sail Date: August 2021


A quieter and more refined version of Saga

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Mr Miserable
10+ Cruises • Age 2020s

We expected different but I was surprised at what Virgin have done well but perhaps more surprised at what they did badly. First of all the App since your whole experience revolves around it functioning correctly. We were a party of 6 with a mix of IOS and Android phones and so can authoritively say the failings of the app are not down to the operating system of your phone. Everyone of us had ...
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Sail Date: August 2021


Amazing experience with teething problems

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Lauren2504
First Time Cruiser • Age 20s

This cruise was an amazing first time experience. The ship is beautiful and there’s fun shows, good self-serve entertainment and a lot of food options. The staff are super friendly and it’s nice to feel like everyone *wants* to be working here! Everyone has a smile and is super welcoming. Zoltan was great, as was Mauricio! I’d say that Virgin needs to specify their target audience, ...
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Sail Date: August 2021


Couldn't get off this ship quick enough

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Hollycroft
6-10 Cruises • Age 40s

First things first, we have been on several cruises with different cruise lines, most recently Royal Caribbean's Anthem of the Seas in July. We are in our 40's (well my wife has just turned 50), hence the birthday gift of a trip on Scarlet Lady. The cruise experience started badly as despite doing everything that was asked, we arrived on time at the testing centre in Portsmouth and then had to ...
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Sail Date: August 2021


We had a blast!

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Philjonz
First Time Cruiser • Age 50s

The Covid measure are solid and reassuring . Inevitably the process causes some anxiety, but this is not on Virgin Voyages. They are legally obliged to protect their sailors. The minute you are on board the stress stops and the party starts. To the novice sailor/cruiser the choice seems enormous. Bars, restaurants, gyms, venues, spas and the most helpful and polite staff I’ve met. From the ...
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Sail Date: August 2021


Scarlet Lady is an amazing lady who will surprise, entertain, enchant and look after you

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peteukmcr
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

As a start when sailing with Virgin Voyages, you’ll find several different references to the things traditional cruisers are used to referring to, from balcony cabins which are known as “Sea Terraces” and “Rock Star Quarters” for suite accommodations, Guest Relations is known as “Sailor Services”, and the future cruise desk is “Get Lost”. Every crew member will welcome you with “Ahoy” and you are ...
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Sail Date: August 2021


Long weekend with Virgin

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Scarlet lady
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

After cruising on Britannia on a Staycation cruise earlier in the summer, which was a little disappointing we decided to give Richard Branson’s offer a try. Great fans of his airline we were looking forward to trying out this quirky vessel and she didn’t disappoint. Different to other ships with no large dining room or large theatre the 20 odd eating places were fabulous. We tried the Korean, ...
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Sail Date: August 2021


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