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Virgin Voyages Scarlet Lady Cruise Reviews

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Richard’s Rooftop
Beautiful relaxing hang out spot at The dock house
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Unsure what to expect, excited to get back cruising, loved it
"Summary Loved it, loved it, loved it. Absolutely fantastic holiday, the service of all the staff from arriving at the COVID testing site to collecting our car after the cruise was outstanding. Great to..."Read More
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A quieter and more refined version of Saga

Review for Scarlet Lady to Europe - British Isles & Western

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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


For Millenials

Review for Scarlet Lady to Europe - All

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AnneFrank75
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

The two of us went on Virgin’s new Scarlet Lady cruise for 4 nights, at sea. Checking in was poor; we did not get a precise location to go to, given that we had to go to a covid test centre. It took two hours between arrival and boarding and then they lost one suitcase which Anne found eventually as the boat was due to sail. The balcony cabin was a reasonable size but poor design with ...
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Sail Date: August 2021


Perfect Staycation

Review for Scarlet Lady to Europe - British Isles & Western

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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”

Review for Scarlet Lady to Europe - British Isles & Western

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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


Amazing experience with teething problems

Review for Scarlet Lady to Europe - British Isles & Western

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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


Scarlet lady

Review for Scarlet Lady to Europe - British Isles & Western

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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


What a brilliant weekend

Review for Scarlet Lady to Europe - British Isles & Western

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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


This is not the cruise I brought

Review for Scarlet Lady to Europe - All

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andyroo104
10+ Cruises • Age 30s

So my previous review was really good, I had no real problems or issues until today. So I brought this cruise months ago, and I've been onboard for the last 3 cruise's. Today while doing my usual routine, cocktails in the hot tub do I find out that not only as some travel agent block booked the remaining cabins, taken over the top deck around the pool for some 'private' function and then ...
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Sail Date: August 2021


Simply stunning!

Review for Scarlet Lady to Europe - All

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CanaryWharfCruiser
2-5 Cruises • Age 30s

Wow. I hoped my three day cruise to nowhere(!) would be good, but it exceeded my expectations - it was amazing. I'm definitely a convert to the Virgin Voyages way of doing things - if you've never cruised and don't think it's for you, this one might be! And, if you've cruised before and want something different you simply must give this a try! The Ship I was completely enamoured by the ...
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Sail Date: August 2021


Great cruise but shoddy entertainment

Review for Scarlet Lady to Europe - British Isles & Western

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dazmiester
First Time Cruiser • Age 50s

A 3 night cruise on the Scarlet Lady sailing from Portsmouth. For those experienced with cruising and expecting lots of Cruise Director announcements and high quality entertainment, then this isn’t a cruise for you! It’s a lot more relaxed style of cruise where you find out what’s on via the App and do it as you want. Crew uniform is also informal and relaxed. The food is excellent, for my ...
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Sail Date: August 2021


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