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Celebrity Constellation Cruise Review to Caribbean - Southern


Contributor Level: Deck Hand
Experience: 2-3 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 5

Overall Rating:

3.0 out of 5
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10 Night Ultimate Caribbean (Ft. Lauderdale Roundtrip)
Sail Date: March 27, 2009
Ship: Celebrity Constellation
Cabin Type: Balcony
Traveled As: Couple
Reviewed: 7 years ago
The ship was old. However, the staff were constantly in a mode of maintenance.

We were not too happy with an additional charge of $11.50 per day per person charge. We contacted the front desk and they removed the fees. This allowed us to tip as we saw fit.

The alcoholic drinks were expensive - $6.00 + 15% tax for a beer! It was robbery for a Corona.
5 out of 5
We are planning a trip to St. Maarten in February 2010. It was the most beautiful beach. Only drawback --- the beach peddlers selling their wares. It was VERY annoying and the guides were not interested in keeping them away from our area.
Don't Miss: The Afternoon Beach Break was the best!
1 out of 5
Do NOT book the train trip. It was really bad. It was billed as a 3 hour train ride, however, the first 45 minutes were on a bus. We didn't pay $99 to see where the bank president lived, the local chicken stop, bakery, gas station or car dealers were located. The train ride went through a lot of towns and villages, which it was so lovely to see their garbage- literally. Yes, "scenic" is subjective, however, garbage/trash is just that no matter what country you are traveling through on vacation. Oh, after the train ride, the fee to use the pubic restrooms at the dock were $1.00 per person so use the bathroom on the train - if you can find it. On a positive note, after our written complaint, we were issued a 50% refund.
3 out of 5

Pros: Afternoon beach break in St. Maarten

Cons: Additional daily gratuity; food; pool hours

Recommends Celebrity Constellation? No.

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