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Seabourn Quest Cruise Review to South America

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Reviews: 6
Helpful Votes: 41

Overall rating:

4.2 out of 5
Seabourn Quest

42 Night Antarctica & Amazon Exploration (Santiago To Manaus)

Sail date: February 24, 2019

Ship: Seabourn Quest

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 2 years ago

Review summary

The small ship and longer length cruise allows you to make friends.

Embarkation

4 out of 5
Very quick and easy.

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

3 out of 5
Thomas Keller restaurant was under whelming. Many guests felt this speciality restaurant was overrated. I heard comments such as tough meat, too rich, too much dressing on Caesar salad, lacks vegetables, etc.

Onboard Activities

5 out of 5
Trivia, bridge and the lectures were popular with the guests. I love the ‘block party’ where you could meet your neighbors.

Entertainment

5 out of 5
Entertainment was great. A view of the stage was blocked by pillars for some of the seats. I felt the shows were too late and other guests shared this opinion. They begin at 9:45 PM.

Children's Programs

1) No program for children

Service and Staff

4 out of 5
As always some were FANTASTIC and others were okay.

Ship Quality

4 out of 5
The ship was clean and well maintained. The cabins and bathroom was larger than the standard ship cabin. Pillars in the theatre blocked vision of some passengers.

Cabin / Stateroom

4 out of 5
You can hear deck chairs moving above you.

Ports of call

Puerto Montt, Chile

4 out of 5

Castro, Isla Chiloe, Chile

4 out of 5
Quaint towns in the area.

Cruise Chilean Fjords

5 out of 5

Punta Arenas, Chile

4 out of 5

Ushuaia, Tierra Del Fuego, Argentina

5 out of 5

Antarctic Experience

5 out of 5
Saw plenty of penguins, whales and seals. The penguins were melting in early March.

Port Stanley, Falkland Islands

5 out of 5
Everyone loved their excursion.

Montevideo, Uruguay

4 out of 5
Beautiful countryside.

Buenos Aires, Argentina

4 out of 5
Interesting. If you haven’t seen the movie ‘Evita’ I would suggest that you watch it.

Disembarkation

5 out of 5
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