Extremely poor "Air" flights offered by Regent marring the Amazon experience

Seven Seas Mariner Cruise Review to South America

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Review: 1
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Overall rating:

4.4 out of 5
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Seven Seas Mariner

20 Night Hues Of The Amazon (Rio De Janeiro To Miami)

Sail date: December 17, 2019

Ship: Seven Seas Mariner

Cabin type: Suite

Cabin number: 849

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 1 year ago

Review summary

We would highly recommend to avoid Regent's "Air" package. Totally

Embarkation

1 out of 5
While the embarkation process itself was issue free, the set of flights arranged by Regent (part of their offer) was terrible. For flying from JFK to RIO they cobbled up 4 flight segments requiring three plane changes and taking about 30 hours!

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

3 out of 5
While set of food and drinks was very good, they never changed the menu even once in any of their specialty restaurants. One would be better of sticking with the main restaurant the Compass Rose.

Coffee Connection

5 out of 5

Nothing but praises

Onboard Activities

4 out of 5

Entertainment

4 out of 5

Children's Programs

No children

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Nothing but excellent from each and every one of them

Ship Quality

4 out of 5
OK for an old ship.

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
Very good indeed except for plumbing issues.

Ship tip

We would prefer a newer ship next time

Ports of call

Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

5 out of 5

Recife, Brazil

4 out of 5

Cruise Amazon River

5 out of 5
This is the reason we took this cruise

Alter Do Chao, Brazil

5 out of 5

Boca Da Valeria, Brazil

5 out of 5

Manaus, Brazil

5 out of 5

Parintins, Brazil

5 out of 5

Santarem, Brazil

5 out of 5

Castries, St. Lucia

5 out of 5

Gustavia, St. Barthelemy Did not visit port

Very bad decision by Regent, cutting off this port

Miami, Florida

5 out of 5
Cruise terminated here

Disembarkation

4 out of 5
Good but very slow and lacked organisation
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