Canada & New England

Maasdam Cruise Review

Cruises: 7+ cruises
Reviews: 3
Helpful Votes: 7

Overall rating:

4.8 out of 5

7 Night Canada & New England Discovery (Montreal To Boston)

Sail date: September 02, 2017

Ship: Maasdam

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 1 year ago

Review summary

Mostly visited the spa area on this ship. Wonderful and relaxing thermal suite.


4 out of 5
Very helpful since it was the 1st time on the East coast.

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
The service was friendly and helpful. Buffet had great salad choices.

Onboard Activities

4 out of 5
The ship could have had a few more activities.


5 out of 5
The musicians and theatre performances were absolutely amazing.

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
HAL is made to have your cruise be perfect in whatever way you need it.

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
The community areas we’re pleasantly filled.

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
Perfect space for mom and I. The balcony was enough space to relax.

Ship tip

Take the behind the scenes tour!

Ports of call

Cruise St. Lawrence River

5 out of 5
Seeing the sights was interesting.

Quebec City, Quebec

5 out of 5
City tour was informative, helpful.

Sydney, Nova Scotia

5 out of 5
Visited the Giant violin and the city is quaint. Visiting the a Titanic graveyard was creepy!

Cruise Gulf Of St. Lawrence

5 out of 5
Repeat day but filled with activities.

Boston, Massachusetts

2 out of 5
Very confusing port. Would not want to visit again.

Halifax, Nova Scotia

5 out of 5
Peggy’s cove was a bit windy and some warm soup helped.

Montreal, Quebec

5 out of 5
Nice and clean city.

Bar Harbor, Maine

5 out of 5
Acadia National Park was fun with a wagon tour in the mountains.

Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island

5 out of 5
The Anne of Green Gables excursion around the island was just like story.


3 out of 5
Boston is very confusing. It needs to be more organized.
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