Radiance of the Seas Cruise Review to Alaska - Gulf of Alaska

Deck Hand

Experience
7+ cruises

Review
1

Helpful Vote
1

4 out of 5

Fabulous Ship

Sail Date: July 08, 2006

Reviewed: 6 years ago

Room Type: Balcony

Very clean, well laid out; love the individual food stations in the Windjammer Cafe vs. the usual LONG line on other ships (Jewel of the Seas has the same set up); indoor pool; self-leveling pool tables are AWESOME!

Pros: Too many things to list here: some were the food, layout of the Windjammer Cafe (ind. stations vs. one LONG buffet line typical of other ships)

Cons: They closed the outdoor pool the LAST afternoon of the cruise to clean it - why not clean it at a time when it would not be used so much (early morning, later evening)

Ship Quality
Food and Dining
Again, the individual stations in the Windjammer Cafe are SO much better than the buffet line.
Cabin / Stateroom
First time I've cruised in an inside stateroom and it was much better than I thought it would be.
Service and Staff
Entertainment
Children's Programs
This probably would have rated "the best" if my nephew had brought along a friend to go to the Children's Club with.
Juneau, Alaska
Mendellhall Glacier and salmon bake is a great excursion; also the Mt. Roberts Tramway is a great way to see Juneau from above.
Sitka, Alaska
Lovely town - have been to this port before. I would definitely go on the Native Culture, Sitka National Park and Raptor Center tour again. Native dances were great and the raptor center was, as was the case my last visit, wonderful.
Sitka, Alaska
Lovely town - have been to this port before. I would definitely go on the Native Culture, Sitka National Park and Raptor Center tour again. Native dances were great and the raptor center was, as was the case my last visit, wonderful.
Juneau, Alaska
Mendellhall Glacier and salmon bake is a great excursion; also the Mt. Roberts Tramway is a great way to see Juneau from above.
Skagway, Alaska
Loved the Eagle Preserve Float Trip and Cruise - Haines is a beautiful little town and the eagel preserve at Chilkat River is great!
Icy Strait Point (Hoonah), Alaska
Went on the bush exploration and brown bear search which was really interesting (no bear, however; saw them on the way back to town at the airstrip!). Excursion was still worth it and I would do it again. Saw MANY killer whales right from the beach where the tenders left us off!
Icy Strait Point (Hoonah), Alaska
Went on the bush exploration and brown bear search which was really interesting (no bear, however; saw them on the way back to town at the airstrip!). Excursion was still worth it and I would do it again. Saw MANY killer whales right from the beach where the tenders left us off!
Skagway, Alaska
Loved the Eagle Preserve Float Trip and Cruise - Haines is a beautiful little town and the eagel preserve at Chilkat River is great!


Was this review helpful? 1

Be the first to 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