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44 Cape Town Luxury Cruises Cruise Reviews


Rutman avatar

Rutman

12 Reviews Written

35 Helpful Votes

A Solid Upscale Cruising Experience

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It is probably important for you to know my wife and I are seasoned cruisers. Over the past 25 years we’ve sailed a total of 31 times on Celebrity, Azamara, Viking Ocean, Holland America, Cunard, Princess, Royal ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Professional Pilgrim

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

The best of over 20 cruises on 7 cruise lines!

We LOVED Oceania's ms Nautica! Only 650 passengers (maximum possible = 684), and a huge, very international crew. An older but well-maintained intimate ship, full of beautiful art; fabulous food (the best we have ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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pmurphy8

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Beware Of owners suite 6088

We chose this cruise for its itinerary. We could “Safari” without sleeping in tents! We also wanted to escape the winter weather in the US. Ports were interesting except for Maputo, Mozambique. Oceania should ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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zimflyer

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Best O trip and ship yet...!

Staff, Cruise Director, Chefs, food and service absolutely first rate, and not just for a few days...it was 35 days of pampering. FANTASTIC... keep it up Oceania. CONS: The drinks were pricey, but we could ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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Mocha15

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Fabulous cruise. Ship was great. Ports were interesting

Ship's crew, staff, and officers were very friendly and competent. They took very good care of us and made us feel appreciated. Production team (4 singers/dancers, 2 fantastic dancers) were excellent. Overall ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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Tokyo Mom

3 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Cape Town to Cape Town

This was our 2nd cruise on Oceania. My husband and I have wanted to travel to Africa for some time and felt this cruise was a good way to see quite a bit in 2 weeks. We flew into Cape Town on 1/1 and spent four ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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mikerem48

11 Reviews Written

65 Helpful Votes

Southern Africa - a Five Country Tour

My wife and I have been on numerous cruises (21+) throughout the world on various cruise lines over the years. This was our fourth cruise with Oceania; the previous cruises were the northeastern seaboard, Bermuda, ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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peonyflower

5 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

A photography dream safari/cruise

We chose this cruise the very first day it came out. We'd done North Africa and wanted to do South Africa with a pre-cruise safari. Regent did a fantastic job providing us with a Shamwari 5 Star game resort where ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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Patsyknapsy

1 Review Written

17 Helpful Votes

SUCH A DELIGHT

We just booked this at the very last moment as it was sailing from Cape Town to Southampton and were delighted there was space. This was our first Cunard experience, but I think virtually all other passengers ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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SRQTravelgirl

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Cruise of my life

This was the longest cruise I have ever taken, and I never traveled as a solo traveler (age 52) before. From 650 guests on board, 450 knew my name during my adventure. I have met endless wonderful people who I ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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Bpastor

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great introduction to South Africa

Wanted to explore South Africa. Cruise enabled us to see a good deal of this country. We were guided by the knowledge and wisdom of an outstanding lecturer, Rob Prescot and the kind and informative interraction ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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Helenecruise

4 Reviews Written

17 Helpful Votes

Wonderful relaxing cruise

We joined Queen Elizabeth on the 20th April in Cape Town. We had travelled on quite a few cruises on Queen Mary, but wow we were blown away by Queen Elizabeth. From the moment we stepped aboard, our holiday began ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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CruisinPashmina

4 Reviews Written

19 Helpful Votes

Holiday cruise in South Africa

I took my daughter, her husband and their two daughters on a wonderful two week cruise. We went round trip in and out of Cape Town. The ship was in great shape, the crew was fantastic, intuitive and always helpful. ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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cambsboy1

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Good attention to detail.

We chose this cruise purely for the itinerary, which is different from most of the cruises in this area. Firstly, before booking, we had consulted the reviews, and knew roughly what to expect. I get fed up with ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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Mimippsb

5 Reviews Written

17 Helpful Votes

Nautica Cape Town to Singapore

This cruise was chosen for its itinerary. Our Akron transport did not arrive at Cape Town. We were advised by other workers at the terminal to wait. After 30 minutes of waiting we walked out to the front of the ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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LAL Cruiser

5 Reviews Written

72 Helpful Votes

Outstanding Cruise

My partner and I, with friends, recently did a ten day cruise through South Africa; it was a wonderful experience and a great way to travel to this part of the world. We have travelled on Silversea many times in ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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hardcase

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Guilt-free luxury

We have so far cruised with Regent Seven Seas 128 days in total, round South America (highly recommended), from Bali, from Cape Town. After having done two world cruises with different cruise lines, as well as ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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SALAMANCA2014

11 Reviews Written

38 Helpful Votes

A Cruise from Africa to South America

Looking for a different place to visit on ship that I had been on before. Received an E-mail from Oceania Cruise Line on their cruise from Capetown to Rio 14 days. The cruise line included a three day land tour ...
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Sail Date November 2015


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rkreiss

4 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Cape Town to Rio

This was out third Ocean crossing. This time from Cape Town to Rio. We have been cruising since 2006 but have done a lot of independent traveling over the years. We flew from JFK through Paris to Cape ...
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Sail Date November 2015


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jpver

3 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Discovering South Africa

When I discovered the cruise in June 2015 for nov/dec 2015 around South Africa and a reasonable rate, I did not hesitate , certainly that a few years ago we were already on the Nautica and for once there is an ...
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Sail Date November 2015


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Davelen

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Just the best!

What a fabulous cruise - wonderful ship, lovely food and just the best dancing ever. We booked this cruise because we love to dance - although we are only social dancers, we do enjoy it. There was a dance class ...
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Sail Date January 2016


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BrendaDave1952

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Cape Town to Singapore on Oceania's Nautica

We chose this trip for the itinerary, never haven't been to any ports on this cruise. We were not disappointed. Our booking included a 3 day pre-cruise tour package. This was excellent for folks like us who ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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chriswat

5 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Excellent cruise - lots of plusses for Oceania

Embarkation in Cape Town seamless and we were soon on board. Nautica was in port for one night before sailing which gave us time to stock up on liquor at Pick n Pay at the V & A Waterfront. Nautica has the big ...
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Sail Date January 2015


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Lane412000

2 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Southern Seas Trans-Atlantic cruise

We started the cruise with a ATL-JNB flight aboard Delta. We stayed at the Oceania suggested hotel of 54 on Bath in JNB for two nights. The hotel is excellent. As part of our cruise we booked Oceania's pre-cruise ...
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Sail Date November 2015


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Catlover54

17 Reviews Written

217 Helpful Votes

Excellent Africa cruise, great food, beautiful ship, classical music!

My husband and I just completed our first Europa 2 trip, Capetown to Capetown 12/19/15 to 1/3/16, with port stops along the way in Luederitz and Walvis Bay, Namibia, and then on to Mossel Bay, Durban, and Port ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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