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

Veendam Cruise Review to Canada, New England, New York


Contributor Level: Purser
Experience: 2-3 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 8

Overall Rating:

4.0 out of 5
Verified Review
7 Night Canada & New England Discovery (Quebec To Boston)
Sail Date: May 23, 2015
Ship: Veendam
Cabin Type: Oceanview
Cabin Number: 820
Traveled As: Couple
Reviewed: 2 years ago

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.

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
Thoroughly enjoyed the food and variety.

Entertainment

5 out of 5
The male and female soloists were exceptional.1

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Friendly and accomodating.

Ship Quality

3 out of 5
Our state room had marks on the wall and looked dirty. We had a problem with rust coming out the air vent.

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.

Ship Tip

I enjoyed the quietness with more seniors on board.

5 out of 5
Just walking was a pleasure.
5 out of 5
Loved the scenery while cruising-it wasn't boring at all.
5 out of 5
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.
5 out of 5
Just walking was fun. We found a lovely little public park we lingered at for a while.
5 out of 5
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.
5 out of 5
Just walk and enjoy the beautiful scenery and lilac smells.
5 out of 5
Enjoyed the Back Bay area, just wandering around finding great eating places.
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