Pride of Hawaii (RETIRED) 545 Cruise Review to Hawaii

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5 out of 5

Surprisingly Good Cruise!

Sail Date: July 01, 2007

Reviewed: 9 years ago

Traveled As: Couple

Room Type: Inside

We had very low expectations after reading negative reviews, and found the cruise surprisingly good. We thought the ship was beautiful, the food was delicious, and the staff was friendly. It was an added plus that all crew and staff spoke English. The spa is the most pristine, restful place on the ship and the staff is very considerate. The Broadway Show was excellent and our audience gave the performers a standing ovation. Butch Sullivan is a super- talented Hawaiian singer and he added much to our enjoyment at dinner. The views of the islands as you arrive and leave port are amazing, and Kauai in particular was breathtaking--especially the NaPali Coast. This cruise is great for Hawaii residents because you can visit all major islands, without the hassle of air travel, while enjoying beautiful views and good food as you go. We loved it all and would love to do it again!

Pros: spa, food, ports, hand-cleansing system, Broadway show

Cons: liked it all!

Recommends Pride of Hawaii (RETIRED) 545? Yes!

The Broadway Show was exceptional, as was Butch Sullivan in the open area of the ship.
Cabin / Stateroom
We had an inside cabin and it was cozy, the duvet was so clean and comfortable, and it was a great room to sleep in.
Service and Staff
They had great attitudes and always seemed cheerful and happy to help.
Ship Quality
The Spa is an incredible area of the ship. The lounge on the top deck is perfect for watching port arrivals.
Food and Dining
Food was very good; we ate late every night, so never had a problem with dinner reservations.

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