Veendam Cruise Review to Canada, New England, New York

Contributor Level: Purser

2-3 cruises


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4 out of 5

Cruise was very nice, but United Cruise agent was uninformed.

Sail Date: May 23, 2015

Reviewed: 2 years ago

Traveled As: Couple

Room Type: Oceanview

The ports of call were very nice-crew were accommodating and pleasant.  Food was very good with much variety.  Fine dining was a lovely experience in taste service and ambience.

Ship Quality
Our state room had marks on the wall and looked dirty. We had a problem with rust coming out the air vent.
Food and Dining
Thoroughly enjoyed the food and variety.
Service and Staff
Friendly and accomodating.
The male and female soloists were exceptional.1
Cabin / Stateroom We were eligible for an upgrade, however we were passed over because we chose a room to make sure we had a good one. Our United Agent didn't tell us that, and the only way we could upgrade was to pay $600a more, although our ship wasn't full.
Cabin was nice overall, but we had a problem with black rust coming out the air vent for a couple of days. And the walls appeared dirty with marks on them.
Quebec City, Quebec
Just walking was a pleasure.
Cruise Gulf Of St. Lawrence
Loved the scenery while cruising-it wasn't boring at all.
Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island
We took the Anne of Green Gables tour. The countryside was lovely and walking along the paths at the Green Gables home was refreshing with side streams and delicious smells.
Sydney, Nova Scotia
Just walking was fun. We found a lovely little public park we lingered at for a while.
Halifax, Nova Scotia
I enjoyed the history of the Acadians since that is my heritage. We just walking and enjoyed the public gardens and views from the Citadel.
Bar Harbor, Maine
Just walk and enjoy the beautiful scenery and lilac smells.
Boston, Massachusetts
Enjoyed the Back Bay area, just wandering around finding great eating places.


I enjoyed the quietness with more seniors on board.

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