Alaska: an absolute must!

Star Princess Cruise Review to Alaska - Gulf of Alaska
Experience: 7+ cruises
Reviews: 3
Helpful Votes: 11

Overall Rating:

4.7 out of 5
Star Princess

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

Sail Date: August 11, 2018

Ship: Star Princess

Cabin Type: Oceanview

Cabin Number: E304

Traveled As: Family (young children)

Reviewed: 2 months ago

Review Summary

A magnificent land.I do not expected to love it so much.

Embarkation

5 out of 5
The shuttle bus to Whittier was waiting for us, and others travellers, because of flight delay. Very professionnal welcome.

Ship Experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5

Onboard Activities

4 out of 5

Entertainment

3 out of 5
No musicians in the only stage show we have attended. Deception. Culinary show? Well, don't go if you expect a culinary show. At best, it is an amateur stage performances, with some humour...sometime.

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

4 out of 5
Older ships have order design, but overall the refurbishing respect the original style. Beige. Cleanliness: spotless!!

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
We had been assigned an adapted cabin, as we had purchased an 'obstructed view garanted' cabin (last minute). The view was mostly ok, we can see ocean and shores above the lifeboat. Cabin was huge, so was the bathroom.

Ports Of Call

Skagway, Alaska

5 out of 5
We booked a Jeep (Viator) and go to Carcross. Butifull landsape. Go for it. so nice!

Juneau, Alaska

5 out of 5
We booked a jeep with Princess, and we had a driver. She was our guide for the places we had choosen, and we loved beeing drived.

Ketchikan, Alaska

5 out of 5
Walked almost all the day. Butifull salmon river with a lot of salmons to see (breeding season). Nice shopping too.

Disembarkation

4 out of 5

Traveler Photos

Hubard glacier, from the cabin.
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