The impeccable standard of friendly and attentive service showcased onboard has reflected in 95% of guests that have rated the enjoyment of their cruise experience either excellent or good.
Cruise and Maritime received the Marco Polo from Orient Lines Cruises in spring 2008. Magellan was announced as the new flagship in 2015, acquired from Costa Crociere and set sail on her maiden voyage to Iceland and the Faroes. Cruise and Maritime's well loved and traditional cruise ships carry between 700 and 1250 guests, offering and more intimate and refined experience with relaxed surroundings.
In spring 2016 it was announced that new ship Columbus will replace Magellan as Cruise and Maritime's flagship. Arriving in early summer 2017 she will set out on an exciting maiden season to popular destinations in northern Europe as well as the Canary Islands and even Cuba and the Caribbean.
Stand out Cruise and Maritime Features:
•Informative lecture programme
•Club Class (meet like minded people for bridge, cards, backgammon & chess)
•Selection of traditional British and international cuisine
•Afternoon teas and late night snacks
•Welcome & Farewell Captain's cocktail parties
•Evening entertainment and cabarets
•Self-service tea and coffee
Specialising in no-fly cruises, Cruise and Maritime offer sailings from regional departure ports, such as cruises from Tilbury and Dundee. Cruise and Maritime Voyages are renowned for offering great value programmes from 3 - 54 nights in duration, with a variety of itineraries around Europe.
You can discover the spectacular scenery of the Norwegian Fjords, the awesome beauty of the Land of the Midnight Sun, glorious St Petersburg and the richly diverse Baltic Cities, the natural wonders of the Arctic and Iceland, the Land of Ice and Fire and our ever popular Round Britain cruises.
Marco Polo and Astor sail from UK departure ports including Hull, Newcastle, Liverpool and Bristol, with the newly introduced Magellan sailing from the brand new departure point of Dundee.
CMV offer relaxed, intimate cruises and great value for money, ideal for first time cruisers and those looking for a no-fly cruise.
All of this is included in the fare...
Delicious full board cuisine
Afternoon teas and late night snacks
Self service tea and coffee
Fantastic entertainment including shows, cabarets and classical interludes
Daytime activities and leisure facilities
Guest speaker and arts/crafts activities
Captain's Cocktail Party (on cruises 6 nights or more)
Porterage of luggage - port to cabin
Proving their popularity and expanding their cruise offerings, Cruise and Maritime are also making a name for themselves in the river cruise sector with Cruise and Maritime Signature River Cruises. Sailing Europe's greatest river-ways with their three exquisite river cruise ships, Bellefleur, Bellejour and Belvedere