Service and ports were amazing; food was more miss than hit

Oosterdam Cruise Review to Caribbean

Cruises: 4-6 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 2

Overall rating:

3.9 out of 5

14 Night Tropical / Western Caribbean (Ft. Lauderdale Roundtrip)

Sail date: March 16, 2019

Ship: Oosterdam

Cabin type: Balcony

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 1 year ago

Review summary

This 14 day cruise was excellent in terms of ports and weather; beautiful beaches and very nice weather. The service in the dining room was excellent. The room stewards seemed disinterested in their job and our room never received a full and proper clean during our 14 days.


4 out of 5
Fairly smooth

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

3 out of 5
Meat and fruit were very good, dessert were extremely disappointing

Onboard Activities

3 out of 5
Only took part in one English tea which was okay


4 out of 5

Service and Staff

4 out of 5
Dining room staff were superb; room stewards were not

Ship Quality

4 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

3 out of 5
Older room, not cleaned very well

Ports of call

Ft. Lauderdale (Port Everglades), Florida

5 out of 5
We enjoyed our turnaround day here; walked to the beach from the port.

Key West, Florida

5 out of 5

Amber Cove (Puerto Plata), Dominican Republic

4 out of 5

Grand Turk Island

5 out of 5

Half Moon Cay, Bahamas (Private Island)

5 out of 5


4 out of 5
Were told we could wait in our room until our disembarkation time but then were asked to leave early.
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