Splendour of the Seas Cruise Review to Europe - Eastern Mediterranean

Contributor Level: Deck Hand

Experience
4-6 cruises

Reviews
0

Helpful Votes
0

4 out of 5

A great Cruise

Sail Date: September 25, 2010

Reviewed: 6 years ago

Traveled As: Couple

Room Type: Inside

Everything went great - no complaints. The staff was friendly and attentive and we could get anything we needed. The ship seems a bit out of date when I look at photos of other ships; I understand that it will go under a major renovation soon. Few restaurant choices, but the food in the main dining area and buffet was great. Nice snack choices. Lot's and lot's of food! Never saw the coffee bar, but it would be nice to have coffee "choices" at no extra cost.

Pros: Great staff; all are attentive and knowlegeable.

Cons: extra charges for this such as fitness classes; shuttle buses; coffee, etc. (alcohol and beauty salon services are appropriate)

Recommends Splendour of the Seas? Yes!

Cabin / Stateroom
Service and Staff
Ship Quality
Food and Dining
Entertainment
Piraeus (Athens), Greece
Acropolis was the site of a lifetime. The Plaka was not impressive - very busy and hard to get around. I could not find the shops that were recommended, but when I did, they were the higher end and it was hard to browse.
Don't Miss: Acropolis
Split, Croatia
Glad I saw it, but don't feel the need to go back. Dirty, waterfront was smelly and only a few shops were open (Sunday). Also, you had to exchange your Euros to Krone and that was another expense.
Katakolon (Olympia), Greece
Olympic site was busy but worth seeing. Did not do a tour but was able to walk around and understand the site.
Don't Miss: Olympic site.
Mykonos, Greece
Much more laid back and fun to walk the neighborhoods. Very busy roads though.
Corfu, Greece
Went up to the fort and that was fun to walk around. Walked back to the ship and that was an easy walk.
Don't Miss: Fort area (not sure of the name)


Was this review helpful?

Be the first to comment


Leave a Comment

Remember: Be polite and respectful. Our diverse community is home to members with different opinions and a broad range of cruise experiences.

Anonymous



*Cruiseline.com is not a booking agent or travel agency, and does not charge any service fees to users of our site. Our partners (travel agencies and cruise lines) provide prices, which we list for our users' convenience. Cruiseline.com does not guarantee any specific rates or prices. While prices are updated daily, please check with the booking site for the exact amount. Cruiseline.com is not responsible for content on external web sites.

Back to Top