Wonderful 1st Time Cruise

Marella Celebration Cruise Review

Cruises: 1 cruise (first)
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 12

Overall rating:

4.5 out of 5
Marella Celebration

A Taste of Paradise followed by Caribbean Dreams

Sail date: February 06, 2020

Ship: Marella Celebration

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 10 months ago

Review summary

Great staff, could not do enough for you and genuinely seemed happy with their work. Ship a bit dated but that just adds character and the size makes it more intermit and not overcrowded. Overall a great 1st time cruise experience. Would highly recommend Marcella cruises.

Embarkation

5 out of 5

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

4 out of 5

Onboard Activities

5 out of 5

Entertainment

5 out of 5

Children's Programs

4 out of 5

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

5 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
Deluxe cabin deck 7, large and we'll equipped, staff efficient and friendly

Ship tip

WiFi expensive on ship, wait until you hit ports, head to beach bar, buy drinks and get free Wifi

Ports of call

Bridgetown, Barbados

5 out of 5
Spent day at the famous Boatyard Beach Club, $25 per for cruise passengers. Lovely clean beach, good bar and toilet facilities. Boat trip snorkeling above ship wreck and with turtles and rays included with entrance fee, along with return transport to dock - would highly recommend trip!

St. John's, Antigua

4 out of 5
Cricket mad island..rainy so took trip to Shirley Heights & Nelson's Dockyard ($8 entry fee to park area) by private taxi / minibus ($20 per for 4+ hrs round trip) beautiful place to visit, steeped in maritime history

St. George's, Grenada

4 out of 5

Castries, St. Lucia

4 out of 5

Roseau, Dominica

3 out of 5
Another rain spoilt day, port small and not much to do around the area apart from small dockside market.

Tortola, British Virgin Islands

5 out of 5
Favourite Island stop. Stunning views from mountains, took trip around and then on to beach by Roy's "No Problem" jungle bus / taxi.

Kingstown, St. Vincent

4 out of 5

Pointe-A-Pitre, Guadeloupe

1 out of 5
Port rundown and not welcoming, rained all day so stopped on ship. Feedback from fellow passengers not good, expensive trips and rip off prices for drinks etc.. Don't know why Tui add this to cruise route?

Basseterre, St. Kitts

4 out of 5

Philipsburg, St. Maarten

5 out of 5

Disembarkation

5 out of 5
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