Pride of America Cruise Review to Hawaii

Deck Hand

4-6 cruises


Helpful Votes

4 out of 5

What a great vacation!!!!

Sail Date: March 14, 2009

Reviewed: 7 years ago

Traveled As: Couple

Room Type: Balcony

We had a wonderful time on the ship, the shows were nice, the drinks WAY overpriced but that is with all cruises. We were a bit put off with the $12 a day service fee added on at the end of the trip, I think that they should be honest and tell you up front, not when you get the bill!!! The room stewards kept the room very clean, and for a ship it was a large room, ocean view balcony. The food was good, but again, a added fee for the highest quality food of $15 to $25 a person depending on what you wanted to eat.

Pros: The cruise was top notch service and very clean

Cons: it was not told to us that there would be a extra $12 a day fee until the last day

Recommends Pride of America? Yes!

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Kahului, Maui
It rained on this part of our trip for most of the time, but the whale watch was awsome, and across the street at the maui mall is a little place that does nails that gives the best facials and massages at really low prices!
Don't Miss: go to the aquarium
Nawiliwili, Kauai
Don't eat out here, even BK is $10 a value meal, but the shops at the great horn give the best deal out of all the islands, pearl bracelets for $1
Don't Miss: the blue dolphin boat tours, was a blast and saw lots of wildlife
Hilo, Hawaii
It rained all day, we did a plane instead of a helicopter tour, don't waste your time with either, for $200 a person you can go on a boat ride or hike and see the waterfalls and lava up close.
Don't Miss: the lava spout
Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
The beaches were nice, small but great clear swimming water with beautiful fish everywhere.
Don't Miss: Go snorkeling with Captian Zodiac, a must, small boat lots of fun!

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