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Athens (Piraeus) Cruise Reviews

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129

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110

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64 Athens (Piraeus) Cruise Reviews


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HaileyAuger

2 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

7 Nights Cruise 3 Continents – Celestyal Crystal

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7 Nights Cruise 3 Continents – Celestyal Crystal Ship – the ship is more like a ferry, very old & worn, basic and casual. We expected a very basic cruise and didn’t pack any evening clothes. Although there ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Littlestar2012

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Disappointed

Carbin - We had a 4 bed carbin, it was designed in a strange L shape. Although we booked a double bed, we ended up had 4 single bed. We had to sleep in a head to toe position. With the 2 ladders that goes up to the ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Lily1

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Worst ship we have been on

It is a terrible ship, old and tired. Tiny cabins single beds at right angles to each other, even for couples . Hardly any storage, we had our clothes on the window ledge. The Food is awful and monotonous. Same ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Billtudor

1 Review Written

14 Helpful Votes

High end price, low end cruise

My wife and I have been on dozens of cruises on almost all the major lines. This company is part of the Royal Caribbean/Celebrity family of companies. The cost of Azamara is at least double of Celebrity for the ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Fionaorde

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

This was not a 'classic or luxurious cruise ship'

I chose this cruise in order to visit particularly Hydra, Mykonos, Santorini and Crete, which were itemised in the itinerary. Embarkation & disembarkation were no problem. First, the problems arose as we left the ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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SosoJojo

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Princess Low Quality Cruise Line

Booked this Mediterranean Adriatic cruise to spend time with friends and to see Montenegro and Sicily. Big mistake to book with Princess even as an Elite level Princess customer the accommodations and service were ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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Magala2019

1 Review Written

14 Helpful Votes

Old ship, dated and dirty

The cruise was not a very good experience for us. When travel agent was selling us the ship, we were told us it is comparable to the royal caribbean fleet. We came in this ship expecting similar conditions for ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Skbg

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

If I could only give it zero stars I would

I’m used to have always gone on sea goddess back in its day and crystal, so unfortunately my standards are really high. This cruise ship made me hate cruising forever. I don’t understand the hype. Old cruise ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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travelworld2

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Terrible cruise

We normally prefer small ship cruises but this was easily the worst. We made the booking on condition that we would be allocated a cabin with a double bed,at the front of the ship. The request was acknowledged by ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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newyorktraveler

1 Review Written

25 Helpful Votes

Worst Experience Ever

I need to share the absolutely terrible experience my husband and I had on our recent Regent Voyager cruise – Return to Sorrento in October 2018. My husband and I had never take a cruise before so we didn’t ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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seatrout

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Oceania is totally over rated!

Loved the itinerary - many locations we had not visited. However a horrible cruise overall. Booked our flight through Oceania as part of the cruise package and arrived at the airport to find out that our flight was ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Milily

3 Reviews Written

29 Helpful Votes

Overpriced and under-delivered.

Coming from Australia, we are used to being savvy about cruising – our country is a dumping ground for older ships with poor facilities (looking at you, Princess and P&O) or decent ships that have their prices ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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rednurse

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Awful, failed at basic standards of service!

We boarded on Friday June 22nd. We entered our room (2039) and realized the floor was wet and there was an odor of mold. We called the front desk and they sent someone with a blower to dry it. I then realized the ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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Pilates123!

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Do Not Go On Silversea Whisper!

Save your money & do not book a Silversea Whisper cruise! My family and I just disembarked from a 9 day Greek Islands cruise (Athens to Venice) and it had to be the worst luxury cruise we have ever taken (previously ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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TTBD

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Great idea, poorly executed

Cruise was part of a tour package and things started off well. My experience is definitely colored by the air conditioning not working in my cabin until the last night despite numerous maintenance requests. I ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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EazyCruiser

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Celestyal Cruise is a struggle from start to finish

3 couples travelling together, Friends who have never cruised before chose this cruise, asked us to join them. They were not impressed. Very disappointing. Embarking/Disembarking was a smooth efficient process, ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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klinkbc2

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

The Greek Isles Cruise

Our travel agent recommended Ponant and we were very satisfied with everything on the ship . The cabins were very nicely decorated and had a lot of space ( deck # 6 ) . The food and service were excellent . There ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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bemchi

1 Review Written

16 Helpful Votes

Cruise was good, management is horrible!

The main problem with Windstar, confirmed many times over by other guests onboard, is that their office NEVER responds . If you have an issue, and you will have because they have some serious internal communication ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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wilbur09

2 Reviews Written

19 Helpful Votes

Brown shower water ...

This was a honeymoon cruise and expectations were high. On the third night of the cruise our shower lost pressure only to regain pressure while gushing hot thick brown water. Thank God my wife was not in the shower, ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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Sameh2002

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Worst cruise ship experience ever!!

Majestic Princess is by far the worst cruise ship we have ever been to!! we're a family of 4 traveling, 2 kids under age of 7 and 2 adults. ISSUE #1 the minute we walked into our room, it had this fishy ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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DN89

1 Review Written

22 Helpful Votes

I used to LOVE Princess, but this was a MAJOR let down!

I have sailed many many times on Princess and would recommend them HIGHLY ...until now! WOW! I will say, the ship is brand new, in great shape and my bed was upgraded from the usual hard mattress-- but that is where ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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blpdbp

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

Rip Off - Imagine this is a luxury cruise which charges $29.95/day for Internet

Rip Off - Imagine this is a luxury cruise which charges $29.95/day for Internet Additionally, they charge $30 for the Specialty Restaurant PER PERSON We have been on several luxury and non Luxury cruises and ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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mandi86

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Dream Vacation

We chose this cruise because it's itinerary was exactly what we were looking for on our dream vacation and we had heard nothing but good about Viking Cruises. We arrived in Athens 3 days before the cruise to get a ...
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Sail Date November 2016


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Dizzer

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Appalling

Chose this cruise cos we did carnival sunshine and it Was brill. What a contrast to this appalling bag of rubbish. From waiters in the restauraunt to entertainment staff it was rubbish. Dirty pots left all over, ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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Peterrob

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Carnival Vista

We have been on over ten cruises with various cruise lines including Carnival. This cruise was selected as the itenary suited us. Unfortunately the service was terrible. The attitude of crew with the exception of ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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