Noordam Alaska Cruise

Noordam Cruise Review to Alaska - Inside Passage


Contributor Level: Third Mate
Experience: 4-6 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 17

Overall Rating:

4.0 out of 5
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7 Night Alaska Glacier Discovery (Vancouver Roundtrip)
Sail Date: May 08, 2016
Ship: Noordam
Cabin Type: Balcony
Cabin Number: 4169
Traveled As: Singles/Friends
Reviewed: 1 year ago

Staff on this ship were friendly and efficient.  Entertainment onboard was good. We especially enjoyed having breakfast delivered to our stateroom every day. (This allowed us to avoid the main cafeteria.) The meals in the reservation-required dining rooms was quite good.  The stateroom was comfortable for 2, but would have been very crowded for 4, which was what it was slotted for. The only bad experience was the main cafeteria-style dining room, which had very minimal selections for a cruise ship, and the food was not tasty.  It was always very overcrowded, and it was difficult to find a table. The combination of overcrowding, limited selections, and food that was cheaply prepared and actually a bit gross in this dining room made meals there less than pleasant.  The drawback to eating at one of the other dining rooms was that they all required a reservation, and it was hard to get a convenient time, and sometimes difficult to get a reservation at all. They had a nice library with games and a good selection of books. Other than the food service, we enjoyed our trip!

Food and Dining

1 out of 5

Onboard Activities

5 out of 5

Entertainment

5 out of 5

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

5 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
The toilet smelled a bit, but I think that's unavoidable on a ship.

Ship Tip

Try to make reservations for dinner the first day of the cruise to avoid the main cafeteria.

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