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Silver Spirit Review

5.0 / 5.0
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Too many children!

Review for Silver Spirit to Asia
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alexmartin
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

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Sail Date: Dec 2019
Cabin: Classic Veranda Suite

After cruising extensively on Oceania I thought I would try Silversea. Oceania discourages children so it came as a shock to discover there were nearly 60 children on the Silversea cruise (10% of the passengers). Instead of being a sophisticated adult experience, the cruise was more like a school outing. Kids running around everywhere and a cacophony of high pitch screaming from the forest of high chairs in the dining room. That was a pity because other aspects of the cruise were very good. The ship and cabin were tastefully decorated, although sound proofing between cabins could have been better. Staff were wonderful and very willing to accommodate special requests. Food was good even thouhg the dessert menu was the same every night. Shore excursions were well organized and reasonably priced. One negative, the ship had the worst WiFi I have ever experienced on a a cruise ship.

Silversea needs to decide if it wants to be a family cruise line or an adult cruise line. If they decide on the latter, I would cruise with them again.

Cabin Review

Classic Veranda Suite

Large and well laid out cabin. Could hear the neighboring cabin's TV.

Port Reviews

Manila

Excellent tour of Corregidor

Singapore

Lots to do in Singapore. No need to take a shore excursion. The metro will take you everywhere.

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