154 Noordam Tips


May 31, 2018

For our first cruise to Alaska it was OK. Next time (because it will definitely be a next time), we'll choose a more modern boat.


Jun 10, 2018

Realize it's a smaller ship, so don't compare it to the mega ships. You travel for the views and the people you meet along the way.


Jun 24, 2018

The general atmosphere is quiet and low key, which is what we were looking for. If you want a party atmosphere, it's the wrong ship for you,


Jul 03, 2018

Neptune Suite concierge, laundry, housekeeping, lounge - were all superb and made the choice a bargain in the end as we did not pay our of pocket for these and many other extras.


Jul 31, 2018

Bring a lanyard and refillable bottle


Aug 05, 2018

Let your cabin steward know if you need anything. We arranged on the first day to have an extra ice bucket which they filled for us twice a day.


Aug 08, 2018

It’s an older, quiet crowd (like we like). Def not a party boat.


Aug 12, 2018

Watch out for the bolts holding up the lamps on Lido deck.


Sep 05, 2018

Use the Upgraded restaurants onboard (Pinnacle grill, Canaletto, Le Cirque)....and the cafe on deck 3 for coffee.


Sep 21, 2018

If you don't mind an inside cabin but would like a larger one, consider the mid deck cabins on decks 6, 7 and 8


Sep 23, 2018

Last cruise of the season can be good or bad.


Sep 25, 2018

Sit back and enjoy the pampering from ALL of the staff!!!


Sep 26, 2018

Get a balcony if going to Alaska.


Oct 01, 2018

Book 7050 suite next to Neptune lounge also eat in Pinnacle


Oct 03, 2018

There are loungers on the promenade deck on the walking track. Very nice quiet place to read, relax, and enjoy the scenery while looking for whales and seals.


Oct 07, 2018

It’s not easy to get a cup of coffee


Oct 11, 2018

Dont sail on Holland. The Noordam missed Glacier Bay and they wont even give us a credit for that day. All they care about is money!

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