Disappointing

Maasdam Cruise Review to Caribbean - Eastern


Contributor Level: Purser
Experience: 7+ cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 6

Overall Rating:

2.0 out of 5
Verified Review
10 Night Eastern Caribbean (Ft. Lauderdale Roundtrip)
Sail Date: January 13, 2015
Ship: Maasdam
Cabin Type: Oceanview
Cabin Number: 302
Traveled As: Singles/Friends
Reviewed: 2 years ago

This was my first Holland America cruise. From their reputation I expected a top quality service and food. We got neither. I found myself ordering the lesser of the evils on the dinner menu! I like to try new foods, just most of them didn't sound like they'd be good! Service was good in most cases, not outstanding as I'd expected from a cruise line with such a good reputation.

Food and Dining

3 out of 5
Difficult menu choices and I'm not a fussy eater.

Onboard Activities

3 out of 5
Didn't participate in games.

Entertainment

1 out of 5
Singers and dancers triied but just didn't make it!

Children's Programs

N/A

Service and Staff

3 out of 5
The crew seemed inexperienced.

Ship Quality

3 out of 5
Obviously old. Bed super comfortable!

Cabin / Stateroom

3 out of 5
Bed was very comfortable.

Ship Tip

The small size was and under 1300 passengers was great.

3 out of 5
Free bus is a great way to get around the old section.
1 out of 5
Pier is so long, it's difficult to walk that distance at my age.
5 out of 5
Dock is close to center of town.
5 out of 5
Had a good island tour.
1 out of 5
Pier is too far from shopping area. We had to hire a cab to take us to town.
3 out of 5
Pretty water. I didn't get off the ship.
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