Norwegian Star Cruise Review to Alaska - Inside Passage

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4-6 cruises


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4 out of 5

Family Vacation

Sail Date: August 27, 2011

Reviewed: 5 years ago

Traveled As: Family (young children)

Room Type: Oceanview

We really liked a couple of the specialty restaurants, the buffet was OK and one of the two dining rooms was good as well. The other dining room (Versailles) we tried several times and each time was really disappointed. I was glad there were so many choices of different places to eat but at minimum they should all be good, as it would be in bad taste and rude to simply walk out if the food and service weren't up to standard as this one was. The staff at the bars were very engaging and a delight to chat with. Our room person was always very helpful in making sure we had whatever we needed. My overall experience minus the dining experience was very, very good.

Pros: Lots to do on board

Cons: some of the meals

Recommends Norwegian Star? Yes!

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