Alaska, the last frontier

Norwegian Star Cruise Review to Alaska - Inside Passage


Contributor Level: Deck Hand
Experience: 1 cruise (first)
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 0

Overall Rating:

3.0 out of 5
Verified Review
7 Night Alaska & Sawyer Glacier (Seattle Roundtrip)
Sail Date: August 06, 2011
Ship: Norwegian Star
Cabin Type: Balcony
Traveled As: Couple
Reviewed: 6 years ago
Nice ship but it is showing its age.

Food and Dining

3 out of 5
Food good and service excellent.

Entertainment

3 out of 5

Children's Programs

5 out of 5

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Not one complaint.

Ship Quality

3 out of 5
One area of the 8th floor smelled of sewage the entire trip. we walked farther out of the way to avoid it.

Cabin / Stateroom

3 out of 5
Our steward was awesome.
5 out of 5
quaint
Don't Miss: The train ride is the best.
1 out of 5
what a disapointment, we were told the cruiselines were going to discontinue going here. Wish it would have been sooner! More time should have been spent in Juneau rather than going here!
Don't Miss: nothing worth seeing
5 out of 5
Needed more time here
Don't Miss: Mendenhal glacier...we missed the Tram sine time was too limited here.
5 out of 5
very nice
Don't Miss: Creek street is great.

Pros: Beauty of the surroundings

Cons: We felt like we were nickel and dimed for fees. 50 bucks for a sft drink card. Internet room had a charge. Gratuity included automatically plus 12 bucks a day service fees...ouch. Yes service was excellent. We concluded an all inclusive is a better package. You are captive on a ship, not much choice

Recommends Norwegian Star? No.

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