Pride of America Cruise Review to Hawaii

Contributor Level: Third Mate

Experience
7+ cruises

Reviews
2

Helpful Votes
7

2 out of 5

Pride of America Needs a Bit More Pride

Sail Date: November 07, 2015

Reviewed: 1 year ago

Traveled As: Family (older children)

Room Type: Balcony

I traveled with a family of 21 to celebrate a birthday. Of the many cruises I have enjoyed, this was, by far, the least. The policy for bringing wine on board is antiquated and nebulous. Navigating the vessel was a logistical problem caused by small elevators and dead ends. Many dining room servers were inexperienced, resulting in order errors and delayed meals. The food was not hot when served. The cabins are exceptionally small (my husband and I had a midship balcony stateroom), making it difficult for the two of us to move around. Three other elder, adult family members were housed in the same size cabin.

Cabin / Stateroom
Size of cabin incredibly small for two people. Difficult for two people to move around in the tiny space. Horrified to learn that three other family members were housed in the same size cabin.
Children's Programs
NA
Entertainment
Service and Staff
Food and Dining
Inexperienced servers. Errors in orders. Food delayed. Food not hot when finally served.

Tip

Most cruise lines allow 1bottle of wine/person that can be consumed in cabin without corkage fee. If brought to the dining room, a fee is charged. NCL's policy says one may or may not be charged a corkage fee, which is unclear. I was given a choice to pay the fee, or have wine stored until trip end.



Was this review helpful? 5

1 Comment


Leave a Comment

Remember: Be polite and respectful. Our diverse community is home to members with different opinions and a broad range of cruise experiences.

Anonymous



*Cruiseline.com is not a booking agent or travel agency, and does not charge any service fees to users of our site. Our partners (travel agencies and cruise lines) provide prices, which we list for our users' convenience. Cruiseline.com does not guarantee any specific rates or prices. While prices are updated daily, please check with the booking site for the exact amount. Cruiseline.com is not responsible for content on external web sites.

Back to Top