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Seven Seas Mariner Cruise Review to Alaska
Experience: 1 cruise (first)
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 6

Overall Rating:

3.9 out of 5
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Seven Seas Mariner

7 Night Majestic Inside Passage (Vancouver To Anchorage)

Sail Date: August 09, 2017

Ship: Seven Seas Mariner

Cabin Type: Suite

Cabin Number: 969

Traveled As: Couple

Reviewed: 1 year ago

Review Summary

Didn't enjoy the ship as much as I hoped. The ships crew was basically there and dutifully fulfilled every request, but wasn't happy about doing it. This was especially true of the Destinations desk. Had one of the desk people complain about the "drunk" women who was upset she missed her tour because it want completely documented on the schedule. I didn't think she was drunk, nor unreasonable.

Embarkation

5 out of 5
Very well organized, raised expectations for the entire trip. Never out of sight of at lest one person from Regent, if you had questions.

Ship Experiences

Food and Dining

4 out of 5
Food was always good, never great. Limited to an odd schedule we never really caught on to, not friendly to late risers on a vacation.

Onboard Activities

3 out of 5
N/a

Entertainment

4 out of 5
The onboard production team while talented, were stiff and aloof. Meanwhile the local talent brought on were outstanding and engaging.

Children's Programs

Not kids

Service and Staff

3 out of 5
Had mixed experience with the staff. While several were friendly and engaging my, most were doing their job, but on their own time.

Ship Quality

3 out of 5
The SS Mariner is old and it shows. In Signatures, one of the reservation only restaurants the windows were dirty and poorly maintained.

Cabin / Stateroom

4 out of 5
Cabin was roomy enough and I enjoyed the balconies ny, but it was showing its age with worn carpet and furniture, also high use knobs and latched were loose or showed damage around the area of engagement.

Ports Of Call

Vancouver (Canada Place), British Columbia

5 out of 5
Great hotel , the four seasons, to start from.

Ketchikan, Alaska

4 out of 5
Got all the souvenir shopping done.

Juneau, Alaska

4 out of 5
Great walk after taking the tram.

Skagway, Alaska

4 out of 5
Trolley tour was a blast. Wish we had the time to do the train ride.

Sitka, Alaska

3 out of 5
Did the sea otter tour spent way to much time chasing whales instead of otters.

Seward (Anchorage), Alaska

5 out of 5
Did a helicopter/ dog sled ride which was awesome, we arraigned this on our own.

Disembarkation

5 out of 5
Well organized if a tadbot early.
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