Is a little bit off in terms of food quality and service compared to sister ship Riveria

Marina Cruise Review to South America

Cruises: 7+ cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 30

Overall rating:

4.4 out of 5
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28 Night Southern Serenade (Rio De Janeiro To Santiago De Chile)

Sail date: December 07, 2019

Ship: Marina

Cabin type: Balcony

Cabin number: 8019

Traveled as: Large Group

Reviewed: 1 year ago

Review summary

Service in the buffet needs improvement compared to Riveria.


5 out of 5

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5

Onboard Activities

4 out of 5


4 out of 5

Service and Staff

4 out of 5
Service is not as good compared to Riveria. Waiters in the buffet are not eager to greet you.

Ship Quality

5 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
Vanity (q tips and shower cap) is only provided once and that is it.

Ship tip

Marina level of service and food quality is little bit off compared to Riveria

Ports of call

Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

5 out of 5

Buzios, Brazil

4 out of 5

Ilha Grande, Brazil

3 out of 5

Parati, Brazil Did not visit port

take 45 minutes for the tender

Santos (Sao Paulo), Brazil

3 out of 5
Not much to see. Did join the excursion but is not impressed with the tours. This is the 1st time I did not tip the tour guide because of her poor service.

Porto Belo, Brazil

3 out of 5

Rio Grande, Brazil

4 out of 5

Punta Del Este, Uruguay

5 out of 5

Montevideo, Uruguay

5 out of 5

Buenos Aires, Argentina

5 out of 5


5 out of 5
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