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Norwegian Pearl Cruise Review to Alaska - Inside Passage

Experience: 7+ cruises
Reviews: 2
Helpful Votes: 28

Overall Rating:

5 out of 5
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7 Night Alaska Glacier Bay (Seattle Roundtrip)
Sail Date: September 11, 2016
Ship: Norwegian Pearl
Cabin Type: Balcony
Cabin Number: 10532
Traveled As: Couple
Reviewed: 1 year ago

Big Smile This was our THIRD TRIP to ALASKA; and SECOND to Glacier Bay. We had a Balconey Staeroom this time and NOT a INSIDE CABIN and wrongly stated; that allowed us the comfort and warmth to view the Glacier from Our Room.  We got a really Great price on it; and paid for it in March 2016.  My Partner and EX -WIFE is fighting Breast & Bone Cancer; and is NO LONGER as Mobile as Before; therfore she requested the Balconey Stateroom to Alaska,  


We also Styaed on the Ship and bought a Pass to the Thermal Spa; which was a first for us.  SHE LOVED IT!Happy and so did I; we went twice a day; and spent a few hours.  The Last Day we saw a School Of 30+ Killer Whales Jumping out of the water.  


She stated this was the BEST CRUISE!


Food and Dining

1 out of 5


3 out of 5

Service and Staff

3 out of 5

Ship Quality

5 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

1 out of 5
When WE first arrived we could NOT use the TOILET DUE to a GROSSLY UNCLEAN and BROKEN TOILET SEAT; which was VERY inconveinvent. My partner COULD NOT use this Facility; and had to use a DIFFERENT Facility. We immeditately brought it to the Stewards Attention and it was cleaned. A few hours later the SEAT was COMPLETELY replaced with a NEW SEAT by Maintenace. MOST other ship stewards used rubber gloves always when they handled our ICE container; However this steward DID NOT.

Ship Tip

DO NOT waste your MONEY at the LaBistro Restaurant; it is Microved FOOD; and OVER PRICED

Get a PASS to the Thermal Suite in the SPA.

5 out of 5
5 out of 5
Hike to the Glacier at Mendenhaul.
5 out of 5
Take a Helicopter Ride and Land on a Glacier and Walk Around it is a must.

Cruise Glacier Bay

5 out of 5
Get a Balcoy Stateroom on Left Side of the Ship; and Still go to Deck 13 while cruising Glacier Bay.
5 out of 5
Take a Float plane Ride into Misty Fjords National Park and into the Back Country. The Salmon Run through the City is really Kool.
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