Alaska cruise

Star Princess Cruise Review to Alaska - Gulf of Alaska
Experience: 2-3 cruises
Reviews: 2
Helpful Votes: 34

Overall Rating:

5 out of 5
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Star Princess

7 Night Voyage Of The Glaciers Southbound (Whittier To Vancouver)

Sail Date: June 25, 2016

Ship: Star Princess

Cabin Type: Balcony

Cabin Number: C226

Traveled As: Couple

Reviewed: 2 years ago

Review Summary

Had a wonderful tour\cruise.  One major contributing factor was the excellent weather allowing max visibility and comfort.

All tours were arranged through Princess lines and each tour bus was close to the ship, timely and informative. Last cruise booked two cruises thru Crusiesonly and were a bust.

The natural history tour was only fair. Suggest take the wildlife tour as those raved about diversity of animals seen. 

 

 

 

Ship Experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
Great food but only two dining rooms that did not have a cover charge.

Onboard Activities

3 out of 5

Entertainment

5 out of 5

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

3 out of 5
Ship did display some signs of aging, one banister fell off when used. There were fraying of fabrics on some of the walls

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
Excellent service; balcony large; only had a very small shower, no tub

Ship Tip

Any time dining was fine; was busy but able to get everyone seated ina timely fashion. Food was excellant

Ports Of Call

Whittier (Anchorage), Alaska

3 out of 5

Cruise Hubbard Glacier

5 out of 5
Great views of the glacier; ship took time in the bay

Cruise Glacier Bay

5 out of 5
Excellent comments made by their naturalist; cruised very slowly and allowed each side of the ship to view

Skagway, Alaska

5 out of 5

Juneau, Alaska

3 out of 5
Problem was that tour ended at 2:30 and ship left at 3:30 no time for any port walking\shopping. Need to incoprorate time to allow some time in the city

Ketchikan, Alaska

5 out of 5

Vancouver (Canada Place), British Columbia

5 out of 5
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