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Celebrity Eclipse Cruise Review to Alaska - Inside Passage

Cruises: 1 cruise (first)
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 11

Overall rating:

4.3 out of 5
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Celebrity Eclipse

Ultimate Alaska Cruise

Sail date: May 09, 2019

Ship: Celebrity Eclipse

Cabin type: Balcony

Cabin number: 2112

Traveled as: Singles/Friends

Reviewed: 1 year ago

Review summary

relaxing cruise to small port towns in Alaska's southern arm and in some Canadian cities.


3 out of 5
lines were disorganized and I was directed to the wrong queue (not to concierge).

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

4 out of 5
food was excellent especially in the specialty restaurants. my standard drink package was not available on the ship and was not corrected until the last day. I had to purchase another drink package and wait for reimbursement when they finally got it.

Onboard Activities

4 out of 5
Theater, night club, lounges, art auctions.


4 out of 5
standard performances from mid tier performers.

Children's Programs

no children

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
recognized me immediately for seating at specialty dining. same for other crew members.

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
layout was excellent. all areas were clean and maintained.

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
comfortable. size was appropriate for a cruise ship. room was cleaned as if by magic after I left for activities.

Ship tip

be sure to check the daily activities posted on the flier in your room. when arriving at the airport utilize the luggage transfer service to avoid (some of) the long lines at the port terminal

Ports of call

Vancouver (Canada Place), British Columbia

4 out of 5
embarkation day, saw the airport and the port terminal.

Cruise Inside Passage, Alaska

5 out of 5
excellent views of snow capped mountains.

Ketchikan, Alaska

4 out of 5
small town.

Sitka, Alaska

4 out of 5
guaranteed views of bears (at rescue center) and bald eagles (at rescue center)

Skagway, Alaska

4 out of 5

Icy Strait Point (Hoonah), Alaska

4 out of 5
good view of non-migratory whale in bay.

Juneau, Alaska

4 out of 5
helicopter excursion to glacier.


3 out of 5
missed Dawes glacier due to Ice berg congestion in fijord channel

Victoria, British Columbia

4 out of 5
nice wine and distillery tour.


4 out of 5
opted for airport luggage service but still had to collect bags before boarding bus. luggage was place in the wrong area and had to search for it.
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