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Dubrovnik Cruise Reviews

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Dubrovnik

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Terrible

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180 Dubrovnik Cruise Reviews


vistaman avatar

vistaman

5 Reviews Written

35 Helpful Votes

Pleasant but not luxurious

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I simply booked the cruise to Croatia because it was one of the only possible options to go on a cruise and there was no single supplement. Being Belgian the French language was not a problem at all . In view of the ...
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Sail Date September 2020


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planada

2 Reviews Written

31 Helpful Votes

WOW!

Everyone should do this small ship experience at least once. Its absolutely lovely that everyone knows your name by day 2. We were a group of 6 that had an amazing experience. The cabins, the common areas, the ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Eddie Collins

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

MY ADVICE? THINK TWICE.

Captivated by the alluring Emerald Waterways brochure advertising the brand new luxury yacht Adriatic Princess 2 I encouraged some friends to join us on a luxury weeks cruise along the Dalmatian coast. That was the ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Rubyworld

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Total Fraud

This was our 46th cruise, either river or ocean, and the first time I felt it necessary to write a review to protect other cruisers. We selected this cruise due to advertisements regarding a new ship being ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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rbarton22

4 Reviews Written

16 Helpful Votes

Good cruise

Chose this cruise as we were constricted by time and wanted to visit Athens. We had been with Marella before and researched the ship before booking so knew what to expect. Luggage was dropped off at Gatwick and ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Jivedaddy

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Old Girl

Previously sailed on Spirit so layout of ship identical. Seemed like the ship was shaking herself to bits. Vibration from engines was constant and on every deck and location of the ship. Last night in port I was ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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BennieG

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

NOT what we paid for!!!! Do NOT book!!!

We sailed the Emerald Waterways Adriatic Princess Dalmatian Cruise on June 8 to 15th. I will save you the agony and money spent by informing you that this is NOT a “Luxury Yacht” as stated in their ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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DPB1965

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Marella Celebration

My wife and myself went on a 2 week cruise aboard the above named ship and prior to going upgraded to a superior room at a cost of almost £700.00. When we arrived on board we didn't even have a double bed. ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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petal06

4 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Callisto - Old and noisy. Needs to be retired. Expensive.

I wrote to Variety cruises with my feedback and you do not get answer - only put on the email list for advertising. This has prompted me to put a review on Cruise Critic. Afraid even the travel agent did not want ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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ROBINDAVIES

1 Review Written

25 Helpful Votes

SHIP OF SMILES

We were looking for an autumn two-week cruise that didn’t breach any of our red lines: 1) must be fairly cheap: 2) must be able to dine at variable times that we choose, not at a fixed time chosen by them. It also ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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laurenvirginiaa

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Gem of the Adriatic!

This sailing was incredible from start to finish! The staff were all friendly, helpful, and couldn't do enough for you. The ship was an older classic style yacht, very comfortable but definitely a dated look to it. ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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Robinwbarrett

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

Sail Three Seas

SAIL THE THREE SEAS the itinerary that called me to sail on the Marella Celebration, reviewed separately. For me it all started with a 45 mile drive down the A1 at silly o’clock for the 06:50 Boeing 737 from ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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lrosen3565

1 Review Written

40 Helpful Votes

"Our second fabulous experience on the Crystal Esprit"

We departed from Dubrovnik on September 23, 2018 setting sail for Venice. Our intended flight schedule was intended to take us from San Antonio, Texas to Dallas to an overnight in Madrid and then on to Dubrovnik on ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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MagsyH

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Can’t wait until my next cruise

We tried the majesty last year and were so impressed we decided to do the next one up ie the celebration. We had a large delux cabin which we had booked however we were given a queen bed instead of twin beds as ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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area

7 Reviews Written

43 Helpful Votes

She is certainly showing her age

This is the third or fourth time we have been on the Celebration over the past 4 yrs I believe. I feel a bit sorry to say that in all ways this ship has gone down in my estimation and is like a frail old lady. ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Quairading

2 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Dissatisfied

We were expecting a luxury cruise. We paid good money for a luxury cruise. The boat Callisto is very old and not well maintained. The noise was that loud that we were offered earplugs by the crew. The boat shuddered ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Jerry of San Francisco

9 Reviews Written

17 Helpful Votes

An Old Dame

The La Belle de L'Adriatique is a old vessel with a capacity of 150 passengers. We cruised the Adriatic Sea from Dubrovnik to Naples. I would not recommend this vessel for those expecting a luxury cruise. I ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Cornethead

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

First Time Cruisers; Eastern Med (Marella Celebration)

We were recommended this ship by a family member who had cruised with her before. the size of the ship was a factor we took into consideration as we didn't want to "go large." We flew from Doncaster Airport and ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Disappointed Cruiser!

1 Review Written

18 Helpful Votes

First & Last Cruise!!

Recommended by travel agent as smaller, more intimate ship for our first cruise. We upgraded at a further cost of £394 to a deluxe cabin as I’m a bit claustrophobic. On an all inclusive basis. (Turns out that ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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kentmick

5 Reviews Written

62 Helpful Votes

Excellent cruise

We have been on the celebration before so we knew what to expect. We flew from Gatwick on the Dreamliner and the self service check -in took about 5 mins. with no queuing. The plane arrived early and we were swiftly ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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susanjmurphy

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Croatian Coast (?)

Great crusie ! Always wanted to go to Croatia and this looked like a lovely way to see it! Classy older yacht, well maintained and very comfortable. FOOD and CREW were 1st class!!! 5 star all the way! Leija was a ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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aprowting

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Will never cruise again

An expensive upgrade to a balcony cabin, first impressions was the damp and stained bedding, from mattress protector to sheets and pillows. Cabin very dated, shower curtain (why) with many occasions standing waiting ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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funkysuzy

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Not a Celebration

The ship is extremely dated and very shabby indeed. Its in a total need of refurbishment. Its such a mismatch. The vibration of the ship was terrible to the point where ladies earrings were swinging and glasses ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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cruiseloverfromlondon

5 Reviews Written

18 Helpful Votes

A DELIGHT FROM START TO FINISH

I wanted a small ship experience and I was also keen to try out a French ship - I was travelling with my children and they all learn French at school and I thought it would be a good chance for them to practice with ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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ZoeB090187

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Not impressed; Will not be back

Cruise: Adriatic Odyssey: Croatia, Montenegro, Albania & Greece Cruise Company: Variety Cruises Cruise Ship: Callisto Cruise Dates: August 26 – September 2nd. 1. The ship  Callisto is a very old ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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