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Crystal Symphony Cruise Review to South America

Experience: 1 cruise (first)
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 10

Overall Rating:

4 out of 5
Verified Review
10 Night Spotlight On Brazil (Rio De Janeiro To Buenos Aires)
Sail Date: January 03, 2016
Ship: Crystal Symphony
Cabin Type: Balcony
Cabin Number: 9015
Traveled As: Couple
Reviewed: 2 years ago

Not a bad first cruise experience. I really felt everyone worked so hard to make this a great experience. We started off on the wrong foot however. Several special surprises planned for me by husband were not pulled off by staff. They were quick to correct but it was beside the point - the surprise was lost. Super amazing bed and pillow. Having a balcony was a huge plus! Room service at any time was solid. It was fun to use that when you wanted a break from food in restaurants (and people).

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
once we got clear on food restrictions - awesome!

Onboard Activities

3 out of 5


3 out of 5

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

5 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
Lovely. Great bed and pillows

Ship Tip

Really outstanding experience - staff terrific. Food/beverages great. If you want to eat healthy - it's a bit of a challenge.

3 out of 5
5 out of 5
5 out of 5
Santos, notsomuch. Take the LONG (90MINS) drive to Sao Paulo. Great city. Book tour privately. It's cheaper and you move faster
1 out of 5
Stay on the ship and don't look out.
5 out of 5
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