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Diamond Princess Cruise Review to Alaska - Gulf of Alaska
Experience: 7+ cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Vote: 1

Overall Rating:

3 out of 5
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Diamond Princess

7 Night Voyage Of The Glaciers Southbound (Whittier To Vancouver)

Sail Date: July 02, 2011

Ship: Diamond Princess

Cabin Type: Inside

Traveled As: Couple

Reviewed: 7 years ago

Review Summary

The ship was nice and pretty updated. Not the newest ship but still very nice. Staff needs hospitality training overall. Servers and stweards were excellent but some of the middle level staff did not remember that we were all the guests. Food was a little oily and fatty overall. There were very little options for breakfast and lunch. We felt we were always being upsold to buy drinks, sodas, coffees, etc. But overall Alaska was beautiful and the cruise was great!

Ship Experiences

Food and Dining

3 out of 5
pretty good but not enough options for breakfast and lunch


3 out of 5
there were evening activities

Service and Staff

3 out of 5
middle level staff did not greet regularly as well as were not in uniform or dressed professionally.

Ship Quality

3 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

3 out of 5

Ports Of Call

Ketchikan, Alaska

3 out of 5

Juneau, Alaska

3 out of 5

Skagway, Alaska

3 out of 5
Glacier and Dog Sledding Tour was amazing! Teresa is great! The puppies were awesome!

Pros: Great ports

Cons: staff could have been trained better

Recommends Diamond Princess? Yes!

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