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Seabourn Ovation Cruise Review to Europe - Western Europe

Cruises: 4-6 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 7

Overall rating:

4.7 out of 5
Seabourn Ovation

14 Night Vintage Europe (Lisbon To Amsterdam)

Sail date: May 15, 2019

Ship: Seabourn Ovation

Cabin type: Balcony

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 1 year ago

Review summary

Overall memorable ports... Excellent service... easy to do anything or ask for anything. Amazing breads and desserts from the chefs.

Embarkation

5 out of 5
Quick and Easy

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

4 out of 5
99 percent fabulous food...a disappointment at the Steakhouse

Onboard Activities

5 out of 5
Trivia...super fun...good fitness center

Entertainment

4 out of 5
They were all good ....

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

5 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
Excellent.. convenient...

Ship tip

Elevators are quick ...not a big enough ship for good walking onboard.

Ports of call

Lisbon, Portugal

5 out of 5
Friendly people...good food..and small enough for walking

Gijon, Spain

4 out of 5
Tiny town for a walkaround. did a tour of the Basque countryside and a bigger town nearby

Bilbao, Spain

5 out of 5
Good town for walking to museums... did two on first day. Went to San Sebastion on second when Biarritz was canceled.

Bordeaux, France

5 out of 5
Beautiful town... easy access off the ship... fabulous cafes.. museums nearby... hop on city tour bus. A gem

Torquay (Torbay), England

4 out of 5
Didn't love the touristy little beach area that much but toured a fabulous French monastery and went onto the moors... My husband toured Powderham Castle and loved that.

Cherbourg, France

5 out of 5
We had been to Normandy beaches and exhibits before. Went to see Bayeux tapestry this time. Excellent

Zeebrugge (Bruges), Belgium

5 out of 5
Went to Ghent... canal ride.. walking tour... bought local mustard

Greenwich (London), England

5 out of 5
Beautiful two days...Relatives visited onboard... wandered on our own.

Vlissingen (Flushing), Netherlands

4 out of 5
went out to the Delta Works to see that engineering marvel.

Amsterdam, Netherlands

5 out of 5
Took a quick tour then headed for the airport... we have been several times recently but enjoyed a nice morning on the canals.

Disembarkation

5 out of 5
Organized and easy
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