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Marco Polo

OVERVIEW: This is a comfortable ship with classic looks, and, with its deep draft, rides well in unkind sea conditions. It appeals to couples and single travelers of mature years who enjoy visiting interesting destinations in the comfort of a ship that is unpretentious yet pleasing, without much ent


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CRUISE & MARITIME VOYAGES / MV Discovery / Norwegian Fjords
By Williams, Dacre Banks on 21st Apr 2014
We were wondering what it would be like as it was so cheap. We had done 26 previous cruises but only a couple on budget lines. I have never been on a cruise where the crew were so happy... Read More »
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CRUISE & MARITIME VOYAGES / Marco Polo / Norwegian Fjords
By luciw, nottingham on 21st Apr 2014
My husband and I went on Marco Polo to Norway 13th April 2014, sailing from Tilbury. We parked at the port (66.00) and were checked in by the entertainment team and boarded very quickly... Read More »
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CRUISE & MARITIME VOYAGES / MV Discovery / British Isles
By Vile, Oakville on 16th Apr 2014
We were on Cruise & Maritime Discovery cruise around Britain beginning March 26. After travelling from Canada for this trip and having read quite a few reviews which were not good we were... Read More »
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CRUISE & MARITIME VOYAGES / Marco Polo / Europe
By Selby, Welwyn on 8th Apr 2014
The sailing was a five night cruise from Tilbury to Amsterdam, Rouen and Bruges via Zeebrugge. Having sailed on Marco Polo twice before, I knew what to expect in terms of both ship and crew... Read More »
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CRUISE & MARITIME VOYAGES / MV Discovery / Norwegian Fjords
By Sayers, Scunthorpe on 3rd Apr 2014
The Discovery is getting tired as is not the ideal ship for rough seas. Trips were expensive as were on board drinks. Crew were hard working, courteous and efficient... Read More »
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CRUISE & MARITIME VOYAGES / Marco Polo / Arctic
By Parker, Dover on 17th Mar 2014
Would have not missed it for the world, even though at times it was like Faulty Towers. It was a last minute booking with Cruise Maritime on the Marco Polo out of Tilbury, London , UK... Read More »
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12 of 13 people found this useful
CRUISE & MARITIME VOYAGES / Marco Polo / Norwegian Fjords
By Cooper, Rochford on 17th Mar 2014
We cruised with the Marco Polo on the 16th February, 2014 to the Northern Lights (the cruise before this was when the freak wave occurred and several windows in the restaurant were damaged)! but the... Read More »
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CRUISE & MARITIME VOYAGES / MV Discovery / Arctic
By Pearce, Old Malton on 16th Mar 2014
We're not quite 'Cruise Virgins' but our holidays normally involve classic cars! However, this year we ended up in the Arctic on MV Discovery searching for the Northern Lights; which, I'm glad to... Read More »
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12 of 12 people found this useful
CRUISE & MARITIME VOYAGES / Marco Polo / Arctic
By Tall, Callington on 14th Mar 2014
This was our first cruise abord Marco Polo, and while we had booked the best cabin that we could afford, we really weren't expecting too much in the way of luxury, after all the old girl was... Read More »
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11 of 12 people found this useful
Dressing for Dinner on P&O Easter Sale On board credit
CRUISE & MARITIME VOYAGES / MV Discovery / Northern Europe
By farrar, new milton on 12th Mar 2014
DISCOVERY TO THE NORTHERN LIGHTS I have just returned from a very enjoyable cruise on MS Discovery to the LAND OF THE NORTHERN LIGHTS. We sailed from Avonmouth to Alta in Northern Norway... Read More »
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CRUISE & MARITIME VOYAGES / Marco Polo / South America
By Whitehouse, Maidenhead on 12th Mar 2014
Having read the 2 glowing reviews on Marco Polo's Amazon 6 week cruise, I thought I should redress the balance. We have cruised for the last 12 years on various ships, large and small, expensive and... Read More »
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11 of 22 people found this useful
CRUISE & MARITIME VOYAGES / Marco Polo / South America
By Granger, Whitstable on 25th Feb 2014
It was with some trepidation that we watched the weather forecasts in the days prior to our departure from Tilbury on 5th January. If you depart from the UK during the winter you risk encountering... Read More »
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23 of 27 people found this useful
CRUISE & MARITIME VOYAGES / Marco Polo / Canaries
By Hallett, Ockendon on 11th Jan 2014
We booked our cruise for Xmas 2013 after having an excellent experience on the same Marco Polo cruise for 2012. We have been amazed at some of the comments posted prior to ours - perhaps our... Read More »
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CRUISE & MARITIME VOYAGES / Marco Polo / Caribbean
By Wilkes, Cam on 10th Jan 2014
It was good to escape the onset of an English winter. The 30-night cruise was reduced to a very reasonable price. I booked the trip. Before I left, I hid valuables in the house; turned off the water... Read More »
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CRUISE & MARITIME VOYAGES / Marco Polo / Mini Cruises
By KELSON, GRAVESEND on 9th Jan 2014
THIS WAS OUR SECOND CRUISE WITH CRUISE & MARITIME AND OUR LAST. WE HAD BOTH WORKED ALL OVER CHRISTMAS AND NEEDED A BREAK TO DESTRESS. THE FOOD WAS GOOD, PLENTIFUL AND WELL PRESENTED... Read More »
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CRUISE & MARITIME VOYAGES / Marco Polo / Canaries
By Mealand, West Sussex on 7th Jan 2014
I broadly agree with Green of Wakefield who posted a review earlier. This voyage was not a good experience for passengers and crew alike. Around 50% of the crew were either new to the ship or... Read More »
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CRUISE & MARITIME VOYAGES / Marco Polo / Canaries
By green, wakefield on 6th Jan 2014
we embarked on 23rd dec 2013 on cruise and maritime cruise ship Marco Polo for a voyage to 7destinations Lisbon, Gibraltar, Teneriff e , arricieffe, Madeira leixoes Palma we only managed 3... Read More »
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CRUISE & MARITIME VOYAGES / Marco Polo / Mini Cruises
By wesson, hunstanton on 4th Jan 2014
mini cruise to ghent and amsterdam november 2013 on marco polo. short trip to see if this ship is as bad as the reviews . pleasantly surprised by the whole experience... Read More »
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CRUISE & MARITIME VOYAGES / Marco Polo / Mini Cruises
By Smith, Cwmbran on 18th Dec 2013
My wife and I chose this cruise because we wanted to visit the Christmas markets. We were apprehensive because we have always sailed on modern cruise liners. Check in was relatively smooth and the... Read More »
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CRUISE & MARITIME VOYAGES / Marco Polo / Norwegian Fjords
By Skinner, Aberdeen on 18th Dec 2013
I have just returned from your cruise - St Petersburg and the Baltic - and had to write, to commend the staff on board the Marco Polo. I have never felt the need to put 'pen to paper' before in... Read More »
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