Marella Cruises TUI Marella Discovery 2018 No Fly Newcastle Cruises

Thomson Cruises has now rebranded as Marella Cruises under TUI.

‘TUI’s Marella Discovery’ – joined the fleet in 2016 having originally sailed with Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines (RCI) as the popular ‘Splendour of the Seas’. The ship received a 6-week massive makeover before her maiden sailing from Palma (Majorca/Spain) on Saturday 11th June 2016.

A mid size ship at 69,130 tons, Marella Discovery can take between 1830 to 2075 passengers in 915 cabins with 11 public Decks, serviced by a crew of 758.

Signature hallmarks include a five-storey atrium, fantastic dining options, a show lounge to rival the West End, and smart contemporary interiors plus an outdoor cinema, rock climbing wall, mini-golf course and an indoor pool.

Described as a game-changer for TUI Marella Discovery offers all-inclusive drinks packages as standard delivering unforgettable holidays and memorable experiences to some of the world’s most exciting and exotic destinations.

Another ship “Legend of the Seas” from Royal Caribbean International (RCI), also joined the brand in May 2017 named as “TUI Marella Discovery 2”.

 

TUI Marella Discovery Ship Stats:

Built: 1996 – Refurbished 2016
Tonnage/Size: 69,130 – Medium
Total Passengers: 1830/2075 (min/max)
Total Crew: 758
Length: 264.3 m (866.9 ft)
Beam: 32.0 m (105.0 ft)
Speed: 24 knots
Decks: 09
Cabins: 915
Former Names: Splendour of the Seas
Fellow Passengers: Mainly British, often repeat customers.
Currency: £ GBP
Tipping: Included in your cruise fare.

 

Facilities aboard TUI Marella Discovery include:

Dining:
47° – Main dining restaurant
Gallery 47° – Italian restaurant
Islands -Buffet self service restaurant
Snack Shack – grab and go light bites.
The Glass House – light bites and juices by day, tapas style restaurant by night.
Surf and Turf Steakhouse  – Grilled steak and lobster  (cover charge)
Sushi Bar – part of Korla La (cover charge)
Korla La -Pan-Asian speciality restaurant (cover charge)

Entertainment Venues:
Broadway Show Lounge -800 seat venue
Bar Eleven – for the best sea views!
Venue – hi-tech family fun bar
Movies by Moonlight – evening popcorn and movies by the pool
Deck Bar – between pool dips
Live Casino – have a flutter
Splash Live – interactive show
Babytainment – for under 3 years
Live Room – entertainment venue
Atrium Bar – people watch with some bubbles!
Coffee Port – fresh Lavazza coffee (cover charge)

Other facilities:
Ocean’s Gym – enjoy a work out
The Wall – dare you climb the rock?
Kid’s Club – for ages 3 – 11 years
Mini Golf – 9 holes of fun
Memories Gallery – view and purchase photos
The Hide Out – teen’s hangout
Indoor Pool – with retractable roof
Broad Street Shops – duty free and shopping
The Veranda – adult only sunbathing area
Reception – just in case!
Medical Centre – not feeling well?
Main Pool
Whirlpools – 4 up on Deck 9
Jogging Track – burn off some calories

 

2018 Calendar of No Fly TUI Marella Discovery Cruises from Newcastle

20 May 2018 | 14 Nights
TUI Marella Cruises | Marella Discovery | Baltic Discovery (availability/book)

Newcastle, Oslo, Gothenburg, Tallinn, St Petersburg, St Petersburg, Helsinki, Stockholm, Warnemunde,  Kalundborg, Newcastle

03 June 2018 | 07 Nights
TUI Marella Cruises | Marella Discovery | Wonders of the Fjords (availability/book)

Newcastle, Bergen, Hellesylt, Geiranger, Alesund, Flam, Newcastle

10 June 2018 | 13 Nights
TUI Marella Cruises | Marella Discovery | Norway’s Midnight Sun (availability/book)

Newcastle, Kristiansund, Bodo, Tromso, Honningsvag, Harstad, Alesund, Bergen, Newcastle

23 June 2018 | 14 Nights
TUI Marella Cruises | Marella Discovery | Baltic Capitals (availability/book)

Newcastle, Gothenburg, Tallinn, St Petersburg, Helsinki, Riga, Rostock, Kalundborg, Oslo, Newcastle

07 July 2018 | 14 Nights
TUI Marella Cruises | Marella Discovery | Fire and Ice (availability/book)

Newcastle, Reykjavik, Isafjord, Akureyri, Molde, Olden, Flam, Haugesund, Lerwick, Invergordon, Newcastle

21 July 2018 | 07 Nights
TUI Marella Cruises | Marella Discovery | Magnificent Fjords (availability/book)

Newcastle, Flam, Haugesund, Eidfjord, Rosendal, Newcastle

28 July 2018 | 14 Nights
TUI Marella Cruises | Marella Discovery | Baltic Discovery (availability/book)

Newcastle, Oslo, Gothenburg, Tallinn, St Petersburg, St Petersburg, Helsinki, Stockholm, Kalundborg, Newcastle

11 August 2018 | 07 Nights
TUI Marella Cruises | Marella Discovery | Wonders of the Fjords (availability/book)

Newcastle, Bergen, Hellesylt, Geiranger, Alesund, Flam, Newcastle

18 August 2018 | 14 Nights
TUI Marella Cruises | Marella Discovery | Baltic Explorer (availability/book)

Newcastle, Fredrikstad, Aarhus, Stockholm, Tallinn, St Petersburg, St Petersburg, Helsinki, Warnemunde, Kalundborg, Newcastle