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Las Palmas (Gran Canaria) Cruise Reviews

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163 Las Palmas (Gran Canaria) Cruise Reviews


johnmunro avatar

johnmunro

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Poor conditions

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Hi just back from a week on the Explorer the flight from Edinburgh was good Transfer was quick.When we got too our cabin the cabin had a bad spell reported too reception fixed straight away smell came back 2 days ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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gilmahcroft

4 Reviews Written

24 Helpful Votes

Cruising the Canaries

23rd CRUISE IN TEN YEARS - Cabin comfortable with towel sculptures and effective service!! We eat exclusively in the Main Restaurant as we are not fans of buffets at any cost!! We also refuse to take part in ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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berlinNYC

6 Reviews Written

27 Helpful Votes

Good, but not a "Premium All-Inclusive" as Mein Schiff advertises...

Just came back from our first ever Mein Schiff cruise, and my first German speaking ship experience (my partner has been once on the AIDA). This was our 28th cruise. I, a non-german, but German speaking person, ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Lyns28

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Superb winter break

We choose this cruise to escape the Scottish winter and cheer us up in hope of some winter sun in the Canary Islands just after Christmas and New Year I was apprehensive as we were going with 3 generations . ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Leandros

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Expectations not met - Mein Schiff 3

We are loyal Celebrity cruisers (8 cruises sind 2013, mostly Aqua Class), but with the newly introduced price increases we wanted to try something new. As German natives it was logic to try a German cruiseline. As ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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shaky boat

2 Reviews Written

20 Helpful Votes

Adventures on a rocky boat

We thought , why not cruise around the Canary Isles with Madeira thrown in for good measure . We chose a Junior suite no 10015 on 10th floor , impressed with the cabin and facilities ( except a shower cubicle that ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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FlatPack12345

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Average

We had cruised with Thomsons several times previously and really enjoyed the friendly, personal touch of their Ships. We had tried several other ones over the years and decided to give Marella a go, so booked a ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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mike2607

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Maiden Disappointment

We joined this ship on It’s maiden voyage following a major refit. Unfortunately the refit was not completed before the ship sailed. We arrived in our cabin to find no electricity, safe not working, old shower ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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iana1212

2 Reviews Written

35 Helpful Votes

Good experience

We have been on a number of cruises and we tend to select by itinerary and price rather than cruise line and have been on RCI, Princess, MSC, Oceania, Azamara and HAL. We selected this cruise to give us the ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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eileenmcdonnell

1 Review Written

16 Helpful Votes

Wonderful cruise - Excellent value!

We've been on at least fifteen cruises with a range of companies including RC, P&O, Celebrity X to name but a few but this was our first cruise on the Marella Dream. We chose this cruise as we wanted a week of ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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yvettelisa

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

Pullmantur Zenith Christmas cruise 2018 - Fantastic value for money

We saw this cruise for £549 for 7 nights all inclusive and after reading bad reviews, thought why not, we were already going to stay for 2 weeks in Gran Canaria and this was cheaper than an all inclusive hotel, so ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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alisoncanavan

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Zenith cruise

This ship whilst being old is so great value for money you don’t notice the age of the ship We had a balcony cabin which was fine in size plenty of storage space and bathroom slightly bigger than other ships we ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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Lucyloo16549

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Excellent cruise

The ship is a lovely place to holiday on. The food was delicious and plentiful. The staff friendly and helpful. Nothing was too much trouble. How anyone could find fault with this ship they must be used to 5* plus. ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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John Belfast

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Older ship catering for mostly Spanish clientele

Zenith is an old boat, built in 1992 so with that in mind it was never going to be one of the newer luxury liners. The accommodation was adequate without being luxurious. With an older boat such as Zenith there are ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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JMHamburg

7 Reviews Written

93 Helpful Votes

Mein Schiff 1 - Solid German Cruise-Craftsmanship

Single traveler on 'Canary Islands And Madeira' cruise with 'Mein Schiff 1' from Las Palmas. I chose this cruise to experience the brand new ship and 'TUI Cruises'. Embarkation - This was done very quickly. The ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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mandi d

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

AMAZEBALLS

I choose explorer cruise by mistake originally as I thought it was adult only, but once getting on board I found it was not a mistake as it was absolutely the best , we didn't try the diners that you had to pay ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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JerryUK

1 Review Written

Transatlantic Crossing

Me and my wife are sailors since appr. 1976. We own a sailboat in the Mediterranean sea . Because my wife don`t share my dream crossing the Atlantic on own keel and I refuse to go on board of one of those terrible ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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amanda18

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Treasures of the Mediterranean

We chose this cruise mainly for the destinations. Unfortunately due to high winds we were unable to dock in Sicily and this had a knock on effect to our next trip to Sorrento as had to dock in Naples . The ship had ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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Deefletch16

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Loved everything about it!

We chose Tui as we wanted a relaxed cruise with no formals, and it was all inclusive. We had a whole day to explore Palma, Majorca which is a beautiful city. The ship was in tip top condition, with beautiful ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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GannonM

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Fabulous Time on Marella Dream!

As a "Cruise Virgin," I had nothing to compare the Marella Dream ship, cabin, food, entertainment or crew to. At 61 years old, I can honestly say this was the best holiday I have ever had! The choice of ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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Brandysam

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

The dream - or as we now call it the nightmare !!!!

We had been on another Tui cruise with different ship last year so was hoping to the same experience how wrong we were Had to carry our own luggage on board as we had missed flight due to the bad weather. ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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jonno1949

1 Review Written

Dream Cruise. No Nightmare Cruise

I chose this cruise because it covered NewYears eve and my wifes 70th birthday. The best part of the cruise was the firework display provided buy Funchal, thank goodness TUI didn't have anything to do with this , ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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Cruisefirst2

2 Reviews Written

16 Helpful Votes

The Dream was a NIGHTMARE!!

From arrival to departure the whole experience was not what we have come to expect from Marella, having previously cruised five times on Thomson/Marella cruises with good experiences. We joined the ship in Las ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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Paul123 Kent

1 Review Written

25 Helpful Votes

Amazing time

We have just returned from a fantastic week on the dream, the ship is a grand old white lady . Our room was nice and clean from what I could see but I didn’t go round on my hands and knees like some of the sad ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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Nyima

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Decent value for money

All in all it was a good experience and did not feel like the plague ship some reviews have mentioned (I was a tad concerned on departure). Positives All the crew were really lovely and helpful - especially ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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