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Koningsdam Cruise Review to Caribbean

Cruises: 7+ cruises
Reviews: 10
Helpful Votes: 56

Overall rating:

4.7 out of 5
Koningsdam

16 Night Eastern & Western Caribbean Holiday (Ft. Lauderdale Roundtrip)

Sail date: December 23, 2016

Ship: Koningsdam

Traveled as: Large Group

Reviewed: 4 years ago

Review summary

Had a wonderful time! Enjoyed the outdoor movie night even though we had seen the movie was great relaxing evening.

Embarkation

5 out of 5

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5

The Dining Room

5 out of 5

Was good, but ate mostly in specialty ones

Tamarind Restaurant

5 out of 5

Kids really enjoyed it as we all did, great sushi our oldest said. They went back a second time even without us when we did the culinary dinner ( we should of joined them too.)

Rudi's Sel de Mer

5 out of 5

Wonderful meas here, everyone enjoyed them

Grand Dutch Café

5 out of 5

Liked it, worth checking out

Gelato

5 out of 5

Yum, we all enjoyed this new addition.

Onboard Activities

4 out of 5

The Retreat

5 out of 5

Amazing as always, but guys werent around enough they were over run with getting people drinks and food, needed more people up there.

Signature Shops

5 out of 5

Good variety of shopping!

Entertainment

4 out of 5

World Stage

5 out of 5

Just beaifitul, do miss the old lounge sofas though actually, and tables for bingo.

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

5 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5

Ship tip

Love the new ship, we all had lots of fun! The breakfast begal at ny deli is a fast option with no line up in morning. We all enjoyed the fresh gelato! Like the newer design and brightness of everything (more updated but still elegant old feel of HAL, fresh feel and loved the new dining options except the culinary arts center night (yuck to the drinks, too too long, uncomfortable chairs, some food was meh, just dont go.) Sel de mer was great! Need internet wifi free on these newer ships or have texting app available for groups to meet up and find each other. Cabanas awesome as always but guys were too busy way to long a wait for things, need more people up there.

Ports of call

Ft. Lauderdale (Port Everglades), Florida

4 out of 5

Grand Turk Island

5 out of 5

San Juan, Puerto Rico

5 out of 5

Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas

4 out of 5

Half Moon Cay, Bahamas (Private Island)

5 out of 5

Falmouth, Jamaica

2 out of 5

George Town, Grand Cayman

5 out of 5

Cozumel, Mexico

5 out of 5

Key West, Florida

5 out of 5
Loved loved loved it, havent been there for many years. Its charming!

Disembarkation

5 out of 5
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