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Koningsdam Cruise Review to Europe - Mediterranean

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Reviews: 2
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Overall rating:

4.7 out of 5
Koningsdam

22 Night Best Of The Mediterranean (Rome Roundtrip)

Sail date: May 10, 2019

Ship: Koningsdam

Cabin type: Balcony

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 2 years ago

Review summary

Great cruise on a beautiful ship. I would highly recommend it.

Embarkation

5 out of 5
Very smooth and quick

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
Lido buffet was wonderful and we especially liked the fact that you were served at the counter by staff. The international dishes were delicious. Everything that was served was fresh and appealing and yummy.

Piano Bar

5 out of 5

Loved our evenings there

Grand Dutch Café

5 out of 5

Fritz and Andrew were so nice and made our visits even better. Loved the food and coffee

Onboard Activities

4 out of 5
We spent time at the aft adults only pool. It was quiet and relaxing after a long day exploring the different ports of call.

Sport Court

5 out of 5

Played pickle ball with my husband on cloudy days

Entertainment

5 out of 5
Billboard 100 piano bar was our favorite nightly entertainment! The Rolling Stones and BB King clubs were so much fun too with talented musicians and singers in all the clubs. the main stage had excellent shows also and we enjoyed it every night. I just wish show time was a little later!

World Stage

5 out of 5

Loved all the shows

Billboard Onboard

5 out of 5

Great entertainment with Andy and Katrina and second part with Tom and Michael.

Children's Programs

No children

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Excellent service

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
Ship was immaculate

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
The cabin was spacious with alot room in the wardrobes and to unpack for the 22 days. Loved the large TV where we watched movies and TV shows when we wanted to. The balcony was private and we sat on it every evening and morning for coffee. Loved it!

Ship tip

Koningsdam is a beautiful, clean and new ship. If you just want to relax at the pools when you're at sea, it was wonderful. There were activities that we chose not to do. The sports court was fun to play pickle ball and the promenade deck 3 was awesome to walk on days at sea.

Ports of call

Civitavecchia (Rome), Italy

4 out of 5
Just walked around

Cartagena, Spain

5 out of 5
No excursion, walked around the city and found some old ruins. Beautiful view of the harbor.

Gibraltar (U.K.)

2 out of 5
My least favorite port, very touristy with many shops. 2 hour wait to get tickets for the cable car to the top to see the monkeys. We walked around the Botanical gardens inatead.

Malaga, Spain

5 out of 5

Barcelona, Spain

5 out of 5
Did an exursion to Monserrate and a park Gual. Wish we had more time to explore Barcelona but it was a great exursion.

Marseille (Provence), France

4 out of 5
Rainy day and the ship charged $16 euros per person for the shuttle bus to town. Wr shared a taxi with 3 other couples and he took us to all the highlights of Marseilles.

Livorno (Florence & Pisa), Italy

5 out of 5
Great exursion to Pisa and Florence where I wish we had more time in.

Disembarkation

5 out of 5
No problems at all
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