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Monarch (no longer operating)


3,156 Reviews
Headquarters: Prospect House Prospect Way, Luton LU2 9NU England +44-0333-003-0700 Website
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Level 3 Contributor
20 reviews
6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

A;most stuck in Tenerife and nearly had to pay twice for our hotel But got back same day we should have left, are be it later by Jumbo Walked out of the hotel with no bother

Europe Economy London - Tenerife
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Malvern, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
126 reviews
44 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a great flight and it is a great shame that the airline is no longer operating. The overall experience from online check in onwards was very smooth though Birmingham airports gets a bit hot and airless whilst waiting at the gate as there are no seats for those who have trouble standing for long periods. Boarding was quick...

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Europe Economy Birmingham - Tenerife

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Thank Lance P
Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
Level 5 Contributor
75 reviews
14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went on an extended trip to Zagreb and couldn't fault the flight. It was on time, comfortable and the service was great. It's a shame they went out of business.

Europe Economy Manchester - Zagreb
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Thank PhilStokie
East Midlands, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 December 2017

As with previous Monarch flights we were welcomed on board and were treated very well by cabin crew. Only had to ask for something and it was sorted or fetched for you Shame no longer in service

Europe Economy Birmingham - Rome
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
267 reviews
54 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

I had a great flight with Monarch the staff were really orientated to the customer and their service was second to none. The Pilot kept us updated with our flight path which made the flight really more interesting. The inflight meal and service was good with staff being very friendly. The flight was reliable - I’m just sorry the airline...

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Europe Economy Manchester - Alicante

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Thank daymoLiverpool
Keighley, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
8 reviews
3 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Staff not Interested on outward and return poor selection of things to buy not suppressed monarch went under

Europe Economy Leeds - Tenerife
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Thank Kevin R
Coventry, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
21 reviews
1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Arrived with partner and art painting entitled Carriers of the Rainbow , Gated ok and straight on airplane where enjoyed a game of Trump cards , name a King / Monarch and trump with an unfair card , the service was excellent , staff friendly.when we got to Switzerland the sale of the painting went through , so relieved there...

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Europe Economy Birmingham - Basel

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Thank RainbowBear877
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2017

brilliant airline a shame they went out of business great staff and service they went out of there way to make a great flight

Europe Economy London - Rome
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Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
Reviewed 4 December 2017

The staff were always so friendly aboard Monarch. Ticket prices were excellent and it does not feel like a budget airline.

Europe Economy London - Nice
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Stockport, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
10 reviews
4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Best airline of the lot apart from thomas cook, great flight times and service kept informed of planes position and good on board ebtertainment

International Economy Manchester - Sharm El Sheikh
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Thank Kevin H
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“Sadly no longer operating.”
Islander48, 4 Dec 2017 | Read review
“Bring your own food and you will be very satisfied.”
mayac258, 1 Oct 2017 | Read review
“If you can,book your seats on line,costs slightly more (£9.00 Per seat),but worth it,if you want to be together.”
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About Monarch (no longer operating)
Monarch (ZB) is a leading UK independent airline. Flying from 5 UK bases, London Gatwick, Birmingham, Manchester, Leeds-Bradford and Luton where it is headquartered; the airline offers 6 million seats to leisure destinations. The tour operating division offers package holidays across the airlines scheduled network focusing on beach and city breaks. Monarch is a 2017 Travellers’ Choice winner as one of the top 10 airlines in Europe.

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