Merella Discovery 2

Marella Discovery 2 Cruise Review

Cruises: 1 cruise (first)
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 25

Overall rating:

3.1 out of 5
Marella Discovery 2

Aegean Explorer followed by Adriatic Explorer

Sail date: February 11, 2020

Ship: Marella Discovery 2

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 1 year ago

Review summary

First cruise and we did enjoy it. You get to see a lot of places. Sea days a bit boring. Entertainment poor. Hygiene and staff excellent. Would do another with less sea days.


4 out of 5
Fairly quick and straight forward

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

3 out of 5
Clean and tidy plenty to choose from. Food satisfactory just.

Onboard Activities

2 out of 5
Fairly poor


1 out of 5
Felt like I was at Butlins

Children's Programs

1 out of 5
Not applicable

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

4 out of 5
First cruise so not much to go by.

Cabin / Stateroom

4 out of 5
A little noisy but ok

Ship tip

If you want sun on a sea day get up early

Ports of call

Montego Bay, Jamaica

3 out of 5
Need to go on an excursion or have somewhere in mind to go to. Need a taxi from port. Scotches is best jerk chicken on the planet.

Puerto Limon, Costa Rica

2 out of 5
Must do excursion

Grand Turk Island

4 out of 5
Beautiful island great beeches, not much there. Snorkelling is fun if you like rum punch.

Amber Cove (Puerto Plata), Dominican Republic

2 out of 5
Good complex if you like shopping and sunbathing by pool. Otherwise book excursion.

Samana, Dominican Republic

3 out of 5
Walk around before a whale watch trip

Colon, Panama

3 out of 5
Must do canal transit

Cartagena, Colombia

2 out of 5
Book Excursion

Santa Marta

1 out of 5
Nothing to see, book excursion.


5 out of 5
Easy and quick
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