Had a great first cruise.

Oosterdam Cruise Review to Alaska - Inside Passage

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

Overall Rating:

4.0 out of 5
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7 Night Alaska Explorer (Seattle Roundtrip)
Sail Date: May 09, 2010
Ship: Oosterdam
Cabin Type: Suite
Traveled As: Family (older children)
Reviewed: 7 years ago
This was my first cruise. We did have the penthouse. Our treatment was excellent. We only had one ruff night where the water was very ruff. If I had to complain about something it would be having to pay for sodas . Anyone cruising for the first time make sure you check out all added expenses. Elevators were too slow.

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
The food was good but when we went to formal night the serving size was very small. Dinner was disapointing.


5 out of 5

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
The crew treated us very well. Anything we wanted they made sure we received it in a timely manner.

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
The ship size was very good.

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
Ecxellent stateroom.
3 out of 5
We were very disappointed here. We did not doc till 6 pm but everything was closed on a Saturday evening.
5 out of 5
Took an all day fishing trip which was expensive but no one caught anything.
5 out of 5
We did the zip line here, had a great time but it was a little more strenuious then we thought it would be.
5 out of 5
I enjoyed Juneau. We had a river float planned there but it was cancelled due to ice in the river. We did enjoy shopping in the city.

Pros: The crew treated us very well, and the service was great.

Cons: If you do not drink coffee, tea or water you have to pay for sodas.

Recommends Oosterdam? Yes!

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