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Marella Explorer 2 Cruise Review

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Reviews: 2
Helpful Votes: 44

Overall rating:

4.7 out of 5
Marella Explorer 2

Adriatic Delights followed by Sail Three Seas

Sail date: March 01, 2020

Ship: Marella Explorer 2

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 1 year ago

Review summary

3rd marella cruise now, we like what we get for the money. Overall a wonderful holiday. Saw some beautiful places, met some wonderful people. Ship was well laid out for us. Only one sea day each week, when the synbeds were busy. Marella staff though were enforcing the time rule, no return after 45 mins, they would bag up belongings. Made it fairer for everyone.


5 out of 5
Efficient friendly and fast

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

4 out of 5
Used the buffet for breakfast and lunch. Was always loads to choose from. We ate in the Main dining room most nights and and there was always something on the menu for us both.

Onboard Activities

4 out of 5


5 out of 5

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Most staff were friendly and helpful

Ship Quality

5 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
Perfect for 2. Inside deck 9, quiet and peaceful

Ports of call

St. George's, Grenada

5 out of 5
Tour with Christopher greenidge taxi. Great guide saw and done loads including grand etang national Park, annandale falls, spice shopping. Great local knowledge

Kralendijk, Bonaire

5 out of 5
Great tour with luc and nataliya, our driver was so knowledgeable and funny. Saw dolphins, flamingos, donkeys, loads of seabirds. Very interesting historical facts to.

Oranjestad, Aruba

5 out of 5
Local tour taxi. Not really a lot to see here, lighthouse, some rocks and beaches.

Willemstad, Curacao

5 out of 5
Local tour bus. Wasn't the best tour. Guide just kept repeating information.

Castries, St. Lucia

5 out of 5
Cosal tours. Can't recommend them enough. Great day out.

St. John's, Antigua

4 out of 5
Local taxi tour, plenty round the port

Tortola, British Virgin Islands

3 out of 5

Philipsburg, St. Maarten

5 out of 5
Went to maho beach, fun experience, but very busy.

Kingstown, St. Vincent

5 out of 5
Local taxi tour. Plenty around the port

Bridgetown, Barbados

5 out of 5
Spent the day at the boatyard, highly recommended.


5 out of 5
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